Politics

What will a divided government look like?

The 2018 midterm elections resulted in the democrats taking over the House of Representatives, but republicans still control the Senate. People are...

What to expect from a Democrat-controlled House

After winning back the House for the first time since 2010, Democrats will be focusing on both policy and political priorities including...

2018 is the year of the other

2018 has been deemed the year of the woman in politics. But the 2018 midterms were so much more, from Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to Jared Polis...

Why the immigration debate is so heated in the Arizona Senate race

The debate over immigration has taken up a lot of bandwidth in America, especially over the last few years. And it is looming especially large over...

How are Trump's policies playing in the midterms?

As president and candidate, one of President Trump’s favorite things was promising to revitalize farming and mining in the midwest. But is the...

The Midterm View: How suburban voters may tip the scales

The midterms are just around the corner and POLITICO’s brand new series “The Midterm View" is exploring some of the biggest political themes of the...

The Midterm View: How suburban voters may tip the scales

Affluent suburban voters is going to impact the midterms as that group has become more likely to be turned off by President Trump's rhetoric.

The Midterm View: What does the battleground look like?

EUGENE DANIELS and MARY NEWMAN kick off POLITICO’s video series “The Midterm View” hitting the road to explore some of the biggest themes of the...

Supreme Court Justice nominee Brett Kavanugh's complete opening statement

An angry Kavanaugh blasts confirmation process and denies charges in opening statement

1991 to 2018: What's changed since the Anita Hill hearings

It’s been 27 years since the Anita Hill hearings, and Christine Blasey Ford just testified before the Senate about sexual assault allegations aimed...

Christine Blasey Ford describes alleged high school sexual assault

A "terrified" and visibly emotional Christine Blasey Ford described in vivid detail on Thursday, September 27, 2018, her allegation that Supreme...

Flake addresses Kavanaugh allegations

Viewed as the only truly undecided senator on the Judiciary Committee scheduled to soon vote on Kavanaugh's nomination, Flake defended both the...

What happens if Trump fires Rosenstein?

After it was reported that Deputy Attorney General, Rod Rosenstein, said he would wear a wire to record President Donald Trump, everyone is waiting...