For Trump, a bad day in the hearing room, a good one on the trail

In today’s edition … Dan Balz explains why Trump’s had bad moments, but few worse than Cassidy Hutchinson’s testimony … Michael Scherer on why many Republican candidates don't want to talk about abortion … Laura Vozzella and Gregory S. Schneider lay out the ways Gov. Glenn Youngkin is signaling a possible 2024 presidential run.

By Theodoric Meyer, Leigh Ann Caldwell and Tobi RajiJune 29, 2022

Zelensky (maybe) tells Biden he wants the war over by winter

Ukrainian president adds private plea to public entreaties

By Olivier Knox and Caroline AndersJune 28, 2022

Google tries to assuage GOP on charges its email filter is ‘biased’

The company is pledging more Gmail transparency amid Republican pressure.

By Cristiano LimaJune 28, 2022

Abortion providers are turning to state courts to halt bans

But the strategy probably won't work long term.

By Rachel Roubein and McKenzie BeardJune 28, 2022

The ocean takes center stage at a U.N. conference

The ocean often gets left out of climate conversations but not this week.

By Maxine Joselow and Vanessa Montalbano June 28, 2022

Election denier Tina Peters is on the ballot today

She is running for secretary of state even as she faces criminal charges.

By Aaron SchafferJune 28, 2022

Races for state offices are ground zero in abortion battle

In today’s edition … In the face of deep anger over Roe, what will Democrats do next? … House Progressives to unveil Trans Bill of Rights … What we're watching: Former Meadows aide to testify at Jan. 6 committee hearing.

By Theodoric Meyer, Leigh Ann Caldwell and Tobi RajiJune 28, 2022

The abortion earthquake follows Biden to Europe

A reminder of Trump’s lasting influence unsettles allies

By Olivier Knox and Caroline AndersJune 27, 2022

Abortion ruling could scramble data privacy talks

Key Democrats say a new bill lacks "adequate" protections for those seeking abortions.

By Cristiano Lima and Aaron SchafferJune 27, 2022

Jane Fonda is taking on Big Oil's political allies

We spoke with her about her new climate efforts.

By Maxine Joselow and Vanessa Montalbano June 27, 2022

What a post-Roe America looks like

The weekend was filled with protests and planning.

By Rachel Roubein and McKenzie BeardJune 27, 2022

Oyez! Oyez! Oyez! Collins v. Kavanaugh

Also in today's edition: Tony Romm with the latest on the state of the Build Back Better talks … G-7 leaders seek price cap on Russian oil to ‘starve’ Putin’s war effort; Russia defaults on foreign debt.

By Leigh Ann Caldwell, Theodoric Meyer and Tobi RajiJune 27, 2022

Four things to watch on Biden’s Europe trip

Item one: Can the alliances pass the Putin test?

By Olivier Knox and Caroline AndersJune 24, 2022

ProtonMail CEO urges Congress to zero in on tech giants’ default apps

In his first trip to Congress, Yen said he urged lawmakers to consider a digital "choice screen."

By Cristiano Lima and Aaron SchafferJune 24, 2022

Democrats are discussing a response if Roe falls – but they have few options

Sen. Patty Murray has been meeting with a group of female senators to plan.

By Rachel Roubein and McKenzie BeardJune 24, 2022

What to watch at the G-7 summit on climate change, energy

The summit comes as the world confronts multiple crises, including an energy crunch sparked by the war in Ukraine, a worsening famine in the Horn of Africa, and a string of climate disasters, from massive floods in China to historic heat waves in Europe and the United States.

By Maxine Joselow and Vanessa Montalbano June 24, 2022

Cybersecurity’s bad and it’s getting worse

Three big takeaways from eight years on the cyber beat.

By Joseph Marks and Aaron SchafferJune 24, 2022

As Congress moves forward with gun restrictions, the Supreme Court loosens them

In today’s edition … Theo spoke with Rep. Titus about what she’s focused on next on gun safety … House Democrats want to focus on supply chain problems … the Jan. 6 committee has identified the pardon-hunting five … Where do ‘Luttigators’ stand on Trump’s effort to overturn the election?

By Theodoric Meyer, Leigh Ann Caldwell and Tobi RajiJune 24, 2022

Rusty Bowers said Trump’s 2020 push was illegal. But he’d vote for him again in 2024.

Arizona speaker’s testimony was damning. But not, to him, disqualifying.

By Olivier Knox and Caroline AndersJune 23, 2022

Top EU official to U.S.: Don't 'throw away your shot’ to curb online harms

The remarks come as European officials forge ahead on a sweeping new digital rulebook.

By Cristiano Lima and Aaron SchafferJune 23, 2022