GOP leaders threaten Justice officials with action on subpoenaed documents this week
GOP leaders threaten Justice officials with action on subpoenaed documents this week

House Republican leaders are vowing action this week, including possible contempt of Congress charges, if the Justice Department does not turn over subpoenaed documents on the Russia investigation. But it was not...

3 hrs 48 mins ago
Former Trump operative Roger Stone met with Russian who wanted $2M for Clinton dirt
Former Trump operative Roger Stone met with Russian who wanted $2M for Clinton dirt

Conservative political provocateur Roger Stone met in May 2016 with a Russian who offered damaging information about Hillary Clinton in exchange for $2 million, Stone and former Trump campaign communications official...

8 hrs 43 mins ago
Democratic lawmakers visiting immigration centers in South Texas
Democratic lawmakers visiting immigration centers in South Texas

Oregon Sen. Jeff Merkley returned to the South Texas border on Sunday with a group of Democratic colleagues to tour the Customs and Border Protection processing centers in the Rio Grande Valley.

12 hrs 3 mins ago
Peter Strzok says he's willing to testify before House Judiciary Committee
Peter Strzok says he's willing to testify before House Judiciary Committee

Peter Strzok, the FBI agent removed from the Russia probe for sending anti-Trump text messages, is willing to testify before the House Judiciary Committee or any other congressional committee, his lawyer wrote in a letter...

3 hrs 48 mins ago
Three celebrities who have influenced Trump -- and US policy
Three celebrities who have influenced Trump -- and US policy

Donald Trump has always been fixated with celebrity. Before he was President or even host of NBC's "The Apprentice," the real estate mogul spent years working the New York City tabloids to catapult himself to fame.

4 hrs 58 mins ago
Democratic congressman: Family separation 'on all of us'
Democratic congressman: Family separation 'on all of us'

Texas Democratic Rep. Beto O'Rourke on Sunday railed against the Trump administration separating children from parents at the border, but said responsibility for what is happening is on everyone.

8 hrs 58 mins ago
Melania Trump says US should govern 'with heart' in enforcing immigration law
Melania Trump says US should govern 'with heart' in enforcing immigration law

In a rare statement on a policy issue, first lady Melania Trump weighed in through her spokeswoman on the immigration crisis taking place at America's borders.

5 hrs 53 mins ago
Poll: Majority say 'too early to tell' if North Korea summit a success
Poll: Majority say 'too early to tell' if North Korea summit a success

A poll released Sunday found a majority said it was "too early to tell" if the US-North Korea summit was a success for either side.

7 hrs 13 mins ago
Trump attacks Schumer over North Korea remarks, defends summit
Trump attacks Schumer over North Korea remarks, defends summit

President Donald Trump attacked Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer in a tweet Sunday morning over the New York Democrat's criticisms of the North Korea summit.

7 hrs 58 mins ago
How Scott Pruitt keeps his job
How Scott Pruitt keeps his job

Here are the stories our D.C. insiders are talking about in this week's "Inside Politics" forecast, where you get a glimpse of tomorrow's headlines today.

8 hrs 58 mins ago
Giuliani: Trump not issuing Russia investigation pardons during probe
Giuliani: Trump not issuing Russia investigation pardons during probe

Rudy Giuliani said on CNN's "State of the Union" Sunday that President Donald Trump was not issuing pardons in the Russia investigation, but left open the possibility he could once the probe is finished.

10 hrs 43 mins ago
Trump to headline Nevada political fundraiser
Trump to headline Nevada political fundraiser

President Donald Trump will headline a fundraiser on behalf of Sen. Dean Heller during a visit to Las Vegas this Saturday, giving a boost to this cycle's most vulnerable Senate Republican incumbent.

10 hrs 58 mins ago
Republican Rep. Will Hurd: Using detained kids as a deterrent policy is 'unacceptable'
Republican Rep. Will Hurd: Using detained kids as a deterrent policy is 'unacceptable'

Texas Rep. Will Hurd said Saturday that the use of detained children, such as those being separated from their parents at the southern border, as a deterrent policy is "unacceptable."

June 16th, 2:16 pm
Seth Meyers: If Trump stopped giving comedians material, they'd move on
Seth Meyers: If Trump stopped giving comedians material, they'd move on

Seth Meyers says if President Donald Trump stopped giving comedians so much material, they would simply "move on to something else."

June 16th, 8:16 pm
Trump intends to nominate Kathy Kraninger to lead Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
Trump intends to nominate Kathy Kraninger to lead Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

President Donald Trump plans to nominate Office of Management and Budget official Kathy Kraninger to head the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the White House announced Saturday.

June 16th, 5:41 pm
Trump to talk immigration with House Republicans on Tuesday
Trump to talk immigration with House Republicans on Tuesday

President Donald Trump will head to Capitol Hill on Tuesday evening to discuss immigration with the House Republican conference, three sources tell CNN.

June 16th, 6:01 pm
Rudy Giuliani tries to clarify his remarks on Biden: 'I meant he's dumb'
Rudy Giuliani tries to clarify his remarks on Biden: 'I meant he's dumb'

President Donald Trump's attorney Rudy Giuliani attempted to clarify his comments about Joe Biden in which he called the former Democratic vice president "a mentally deficient idiot."

June 16th, 11:00 am
What life is like for Paul Manafort in jail
What life is like for Paul Manafort in jail

Just before dusk on Friday, a white van pulled into Northern Neck Regional Jail, a green-roofed, low-slung building about three miles from the bank of the Rappahannock River in Virginia.

June 16th, 5:01 pm
Giuliani calls for an end to the 'possibility of a ridiculous impeachment' of Trump
Giuliani calls for an end to the 'possibility of a ridiculous impeachment' of Trump

Rudy Giuliani told voters at a campaign rally in New York on Saturday that they have to put an end to the "possibility of a ridiculous impeachment" of President Donald Trump.

June 16th, 4:01 pm
Cory Booker eyes 2020 while crisscrossing the country for the midterms
June 16th, 8:20 am
Cardinal Dolan: There is no Bible passage to justify family separation
Cardinal Dolan: There is no Bible passage to justify family separation

Cardinal Timothy Dolan, a prominent Catholic leader in the United States, said Friday there is no biblical defense for separating families, condemning the practice as "unjust" and "un-American."

June 16th, 1:56 pm
Here's what's on Barack Obama's reading list
Here's what's on Barack Obama's reading list

Barack Obama shared his current reading list in a Facebook post on Saturday, offering insight into what the former president is thinking about now that he is no longer in the White House.

June 16th, 3:06 pm
Trump suggests separation of families at border is a negotiating tool
Trump suggests separation of families at border is a negotiating tool

President Donald Trump suggested Saturday that he is using his administration's separation of families at the US border as a negotiating tool to get Democrats to cave on his immigration demands, which include funding for a...

June 16th, 12:40 pm
Why Donald Trump's wild week matters. A lot.
Why Donald Trump's wild week matters. A lot.

Here are some of the things Donald Trump did in a week that at first appeared to be an incoherent torrent of unrelated events but may end up being one of the most significant of his presidency:

June 16th, 9:35 am
Trump: IG report 'destroys' ex-FBI Director Comey
Trump: IG report 'destroys' ex-FBI Director Comey

President Donald Trump on Saturday continued to try to capitalize on the Justice Department's internal watchdog report on the department's handling of the Hillary Clinton email probe in an attempt to discredit special...

June 16th, 11:45 am
2020 Insight: Gillibrand's surprising tax answer; Warren to visit her first early state; DNC sets earlier 2020 convention
2020 Insight: Gillibrand's surprising tax answer; Warren to visit her first early state; DNC sets earlier 2020 convention

Our weekly roundup of the news, notes and chatter about the prospects for the next Democratic presidential race:

June 16th, 8:35 am
They're under 50%, but Democrats should feel good about their Senate chances in Pennsylvania
They're under 50%, but Democrats should feel good about their Senate chances in Pennsylvania

First things first: The theme song of the week is The Facts of Life from the television show The Facts of Life.

June 16th, 8:15 am
Republicans scramble to understand if Trump just sunk their immigration effort
Republicans scramble to understand if Trump just sunk their immigration effort

House Republicans were in full-on damage control Friday morning as they sought to downplay President Donald Trump's comments that he wouldn't support the GOP compromise bill.

June 15th, 1:54 pm
The 47 most outrageous lines in Donald Trump's New York Times interview
The 47 most outrageous lines in Donald Trump's New York Times interview

On Thursday at Mar-a-Lago, President Donald Trump decided to sit down and chat. With a reporter. For The New York Times. For 30 minutes.

June 15th, 10:25 pm
Judge sends Paul Manafort to jail, pending trial
Judge sends Paul Manafort to jail, pending trial

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort will await his trial for foreign lobbying charges from jail.

June 15th, 11:49 am