Tucker Carlson is suddenly very unconcerned about the Las Vegas shooting

On Wednesday, the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department released a huge cache of documents, including witness interviews and police reports, related to last fall’s mass shooting at a music festival on the Vegas Strip. The evidence began to shed light, for the first time, on…

BREAKING: Trump admits debt to Cohen for Stormy Daniels payoff

In a federal financial disclosure released Wednesday, President Trump acknowledged his $130,000 debt to his attorney, Michael Cohen, for a hush money payment Cohen made to adult film star Stormy Daniels. In last year’s form, Trump did not acknowledge the debt, which watchdog groups and…

These are the revelations from Don Jr.’s extraordinary testimony about his meeting with the Russians

On Wednesday, the Senate Intelligence Committee released 1800 pages of testimony from their ongoing investigation into potential Russian influence in the 2016 election and the Trump campaign. Among the documents was a 224-page transcript of an interview with Donald Trump Jr., focusing on his June…

White House pretends it never expected its much-touted North Korea summit to happen

In a statement released by a state-run North Korean news agency, North Korea’s First Vice Minister of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Kim Kye Gwan, threatened to pull out of a summit with President Trump scheduled for June 12 in Singapore. North Korea’s threat to cancel the summit…

Trump administration rolls back transgender prison protections

On Friday night, the Trump administration released new rules that change the way transgender people in prison are assigned housing, in a move that advocates said targeted the most vulnerable and posed a “direct threat to the safety of transgender people in our nation’s prisons.” Before…

RELEASE: New CAP Report Outlines Slate of Progressive Policies for State and Local Leaders

Washington, D.C. — A new report released today by the Center for American Progress outlines a slate of progressive policies for state and local elected leaders to pursue in order to help people secure good jobs and good wages and to support strong and healthy…

RELEASE: CAP and AEI Team up to Defend Democracy and the Transatlantic Partnership

Washington, D.C. — Today, the Center for American Progress and the American Enterprise Institute released the results of a unique collaboration focused on defending liberal democracy and the transatlantic partnership in an era of rising authoritarian populism. “Our scholars often disagree over many important policy…

Georgia GOP candidate boasts about using his truck to ’round up criminal illegals’

A Republican candidate for Georgia governor brags about his conservative credentials in a new ad released Wednesday, saying he has a “big truck” to “round up criminal illegals.” Brian Kemp, the current secretary of state, is fresh off another ad in which he points a…

House Republicans buried this new email from Flynn in their report on Russian election interference

On Friday, the Republican members of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence released a 253-page report on their investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election. The purpose of the report, which the Democrats on the committee said was issued prematurely, was to announce…

Kanye West’s tweets show the kind of black thought that’s acceptable to the right

On Friday, Kanye West released the song “Ye vs. the People,” his newest, surprising foray into political discourse, after a week in which he horrified longtime fans and stole headlines for his apparent embrace of President Donald Trump. On his new track, Kanye opines further…