Category Archives: Politics

5 things to watch in the Pennsylvania special election Voters in Pennsylvania’s 18th Congressional District will head to the polls on Tuesday in a special election seen as a crucial test of the Republican Party’s political strength ahead...

By on Mar 14th, 2018

The Note: Special Edition: What’s at stake in Pennsylvania’s special election The TAKE with Rick Klein It will be up to a deep-red House district today to provide a blueprint – or deliver yet more Democratic blues. But before anyone...

By on Mar 14th, 2018

Analysis: The math behind Democrats' quest to win Pennsylvania special election For the past five months, Democrats and Republicans alike have been pouring money into the next special election that takes place Tuesday in Pennsylvania’s...

By on Mar 12th, 2018

The Note: A clarifying moment for Trump in Pennsylvania The TAKE with Rick Klein Welcome back to the political season. If it seemed like it never left us – well, that’s because it didn’t. President Donald Trump is thrusting himself...

By on Mar 12th, 2018

California bound: Trump heading to state he loves to hate Donald Trump is coming — at last — to the state he loves to hate, setting foot in California for his first time as president. This is turf he lost to Democrat Hillary Clinton...

By on Mar 12th, 2018

What a former Obama aide says Trump can't do in his meeting with Kim Jong Un The former deputy national security adviser to President Barack Obama said Sunday that he has spoken to his former boss about the potential meeting between...

By on Mar 11th, 2018

AP FACT CHECK: Trump on trade, guns, White House morale Despite grappling with unparalleled staff departures, President Donald Trump painted a rosy picture of a smoothly functioning administration getting things done, pushing along gun restrictions...

By on Mar 10th, 2018

GOP candidate in Pennsylvania struggles with campaign basics There is no sign of Republican congressional candidate Rick Saccone on Sherwood Drive. Just days before western Pennsylvania’s special election, his campaign informed some...

By on Mar 10th, 2018

Trump's military parade: Period uniforms and aircraft, but no tanks A military parade ordered by President Donald Trump will take place on Veterans Day, according to a memo from Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph Dunford. The...

By on Mar 10th, 2018

In the tough times, Trump goes it alone President Donald Trump is increasingly going it alone. The president exercised his preference for flying solo in a big way this week. First he ordered sweeping tariffs opposed by foreign allies and...

By on Mar 10th, 2018