Latest from Paul Kane
  • Analysis
Televised hearings offer investigators a third bite of the media apple after details about the testimony from witnesses and the release of transcripts.
  • Nov 9, 2019
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Tuesday’s wins for Democrats, especially in the suburbs of Philadelphia and Northern Virginia, strengthened their political spines.
  • Nov 6, 2019
Seeking to curb efforts to expose his client’s identity, the attorney for the whistleblower said Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee can submit questions directly.
  • Nov 3, 2019
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The California Democrat, a rising star in the party, acknowledged an inappropriate relationship with a campaign staffer but denied involvement with a congressional aide.
  • Nov 2, 2019
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Thursday’s vote to formalize the already-rolling impeachment inquiry revealed just how much politics has changed in a couple of decades.
  • Nov 1, 2019
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For decades, intense lobbying and State Department opposition thwarted congressional efforts to recognize the Ottoman Empire’s slaughter of 1.5 million Armenians a century ago.
  • Oct 29, 2019
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The Republican senator from South Carolina has become the president’s highest-profile defender on issues related to border wall funds and the House impeachment inquiry.
  • Oct 26, 2019
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Compromise took a beating in a new poll that found each party’s base views the other side as the culprit for all that ails America.
  • Oct 23, 2019
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Trump increasingly demonstrates that he sees issues as one large negotiation, linking together seemingly disconnected threads into one massive ball of legislative wax.
  • Oct 19, 2019
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The Maryland Democrat, who died Thursday, knew that alliances and respect from rivals would only make him more powerful — so his friends ranged from Rep. Meadows to Sen. Warren.
  • Oct 17, 2019