Latest from Elyse Samuels
President Trump and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi both face battles with four Democratic Congresswomen, known as the "squad." Here's what you need to know.
  • Jul 17, 2019
As Hurricane Barry approaches Louisiana, we compiled past weather hoaxes that have gone viral online.
  • Jul 12, 2019
The House held a hearing July 10 on conditions in child detention centers, with testimony from Yazmín Juárez, whose 19-month-old daughter died in ICE custody.
  • Jul 10, 2019
Former vice president Joe Biden has was challenged on June 27 on his record of opposing federally mandated busing.
  • Jun 28, 2019
Protesters spoke out against the conditions of a migrant detention center in Homestead, Fla.
  • Jun 27, 2019
Spanish speakers shared their thoughts on Democratic candidates speaking Spanish at the first 2020 presidential debates on June 26.
  • Jun 27, 2019
Democrats discussed transgender issues at the first 2020 presidential debate on June 26, marking a significant moment for the transgender community.
  • Jun 27, 2019
The Internet is increasingly populated with viral fake videos — spread by politicians, advocacy groups and everyday users. We set out to develop a universal language to label manipulated video.
  • Jun 25, 2019
The Internet is filled with false or misleading videos. The Post’s Fact Checker built a guide to help you spot the manipulation.
  • Jun 25, 2019
What you need to know about the video the U.S. Central Command said shows Iran removing a mine from a tanker that was targeted on June 13.
  • Jun 14, 2019