Donald Trump’s birther crusade against Barack Obama included request for James O’Keefe espionage: report

According to a new book by James O’Keefe, President Donald Trump asked the disgraced fake “documentarian” to go on a secret mission in 2013 to obtain President Barack Obama’s Columbia University records. CNN, who obtained an advanced copy of the book, reported that the text a...

Chris Wallace kneecaps Mick Mulvaney for shutdown hypocrisy: ‘You supported holding the government hostage’

Fox News host Chris Wallace suggested on Sunday that the White House was guilty of hypocrisy because officials who had supported a 2013 shutdown of...

White House official: Democrats used filibuster on Trump more ‘than the rest of history and recorded time’

White House Deputy Press Secretary Rah Shah on Sunday echoed President Donald Trump’s call for ending the Senate filibuster and accused Democrats of...

Watch Bernie Sanders mock Trump’s insistence on his wall as part of budget deal: ‘It made sense back in the 15th century’

Appearing on CNN’s State of the Union with Jake Tapper, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) smirked at President Donald Trump’s insistence of Congress fully...

Lindsey Graham wants anti-immigration nut Stephen Miller booted from negotiations: ‘We are going nowhere’

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) on Sunday warned that President Donald Trump’s hard-right policy adviser Stephen Miller was preventing legislation that...

Hardship and chaos as federal shutdown moves into 2nd day

WASHINGTON — As a government shutdown entered its second day Sunday, Congress and President Donald Trump were poised to face deepening criticism...