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Elise Viebeck is an enterprise and investigations reporter focused on national politics. She joined The Washington Post in 2015.
The president was cheering the dismissal of a defamation lawsuit brought by adult film star Stormy Daniels, who says she and Trump had an affair.
The adult film actress is also ordered to pay the president’s legal fees.
The established scientific view is that the majority of warming is caused by humans.
The Georgia Democratic gubernatorial nominee said voting is the “best approach” to fighting Republican policies.
One Republican said Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin should boycott an economic summit in Riyadh until the facts of the Post columnist’s disappearance are clear.
Campaigning for a Kentucky congressman in a tough race, the president again denounced what he called the “Democratic politics of hatred, anger and division.”
Lawmakers have failed to agree on a package of proposals despite nearly a year of debate since the #MeToo movement began.
The Republican leader blocked Obama nominee Merrick Garland for nearly a year, saying voters should “have a say in the court’s decision.”
Sen. Joe Manchin was drowned out by protesters chanting “Shame! Shame!” as he explained his yes vote.
Acknowledging he is a “huge admirer of Nancy Pelosi's operational ability,” Rep. Jim Himes said Democrats will soon need leaders who can communicate effectively with younger voters.