Lindsey Graham

RACISM

Fox News Has a Slightly Different Take on Trump's Racist Rants

The pro-Trump media feedback loop was on full display Monday.
David Uberti
7.15.19
war powers

Congress Is Terrified Trump Is Being Manipulated Into a War with Iran

And they're taking steps to stop it.
Matt Laslo
6.20.19
War powers act

How Congress Plans to Stop Trump Selling Arms to Saudi Arabia

A bipartisan group of senators are planning "the biggest vote we've had" to confront the White House.
Matt Laslo
6.6.19
iran

Even Trump Thinks John Bolton Is Too Hawkish on Iran

Trump is reportedly unhappy with his National Security Adviser, and a split is emerging over how the White House should deal with Tehran.
David Gilbert
5.16.19
immigration

Republicans Want to Hold Migrant Kids up to 100 Days in Detention

Republicans want a grand immigration deal. Will Democrats play ball?
Matt Laslo
5.15.19
military options

Trump’s Venezuela War Hawks Are Freaking Out Congress

“The Monroe Doctrine is alive and well in the United States.“
Matt Laslo
5.6.19
Shutdown

Trump's brain trust is already rejecting Pelosi's bid to end the shutdown: "It's a nonstarter"

It’s a symbol of the deep pessimism in Washington that the Senate is voting on something counts as a bright spot.
Matt Laslo
1.24.19
government shutdown

Congress is taking the weekend off as federal workers face their first empty payday

There's no end in sight to the prolonged shutdown
Emma Ockerman
1.11.19
trump administration

Even Republicans are getting tired of misinformation out of the White House

Trump's falsehoods have real implications for how Congress functions.
Matt Laslo
12.12.18
Khashoggi

"There’s a smoking saw": GOP senators briefed by CIA director say the Saudi prince ordered Khashoggi murder

“If [the crown prince] went in front of a jury, he would be convicted in 30 minutes”
Rex Santus
12.4.18
Jamal Khashoggi

Congress has a chance to embarrass Trump on Khashoggi and Yemen this week

Will Congress take back its constitutionally-mandated oversight of foreign wars?
Matt Laslo
12.3.18
kavanaugh confirmation

Lindsey Graham's plan if Kavanaugh fails? Just nominate him again.

"It would — in effect — be appealing the Senate’s verdict directly to the American people.”
Rex Santus
10.2.18
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