Amy Klobuchar has voted to confirm nearly two-thirds of Trump’s judicial nominees

Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) has supported more of President Donald Trump’s judicial nominees than the other Democratic senators running for president as well as some three-quarters of her Democratic Senate colleagues. Although she was one of the most outspoken critics of Trump-appointed Supreme Court Justices Brett Kavanaugh and Neil Gorsuch during their nomination processes, Klobuchar, […]

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Elizabeth Warren calls on House to begin impeachment proceedings against Trump

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) on Friday called on the House to begin impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump. “The Mueller report lays out facts showing that a hostile foreign government attacked our 2016 election to help Donald Trump and Donald Trump welcomed that help. Once elected, Donald Trump obstructed the investigation into that attack,” the […]

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2020 Democratic contenders seize on opposition to offshore drilling in South Carolina

Democratic presidential contenders are taking note of swelling opposition to offshore drilling in the Southeast, especially in the early primary state of South Carolina, where lawmakers are working to head off federal drilling efforts. The issue is emerging as a potentially winning topic for Democrats at a time when Republicans are increasingly divided on President […]

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White House tries to have it both ways on the Mueller report

The White House is hailing special counsel Robert Mueller’s report as a “complete and total exoneration” of President Donald Trump, even as the president launched repeated attacks against the document, calling it “total bullshit.” Trump tweeted on Friday that the “Crazy Mueller Report” was full of “total bullshit” statements about him. “This was an Illegally […]

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