Vanessa Williams

ReporterWashington, D.C.


Last time around, a black voter exodus helped torpedo Clinton’s run. This time around, she’s counting on them to deliver a win.

  • May 27, 2015

Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee says the courts have too much power to “make law as well as enforce it.“

  • May 24, 2015

Ashton Carter, in an interview with CNN, rejected calls for sending U.S. ground troops into Iraq to fight Islamic State militants. He also said U.S.-led airstrikes have been effective.

  • May 24, 2015

Hillary Clinton’s campaign seemed quite pleased to tell its supporters -- twice -- that it has Beyoncé ‘s support.

  • May 23, 2015

Meanwhile, an NTSB spokesman said the engineer did not report an object hitting the derailed train.

  • May 17, 2015

On Sunday talk shows, political leaders agree there is a need for criminal justice reform, but not on how to fix the underlying problems.

  • May 3, 2015

The PUMAs are back on the prowl.

  • May 2, 2015

Progressive activists are noting that the system she’s criticizing as being in need of urgent reform was put in place by her husband.

  • Apr 30, 2015

Rand Paul’s longtime passion for criminal justice reform seems to be waning.

  • Apr 29, 2015

The senator bristles at questions on foreign policy and abortion during his post-announcement media rounds.

  • Apr 8, 2015
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