Monthly Archives: January 2019

Where Mueller’s Probe Stands as William Barr Faces Confirmation

Special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation could soon be overseen by William Barr, President Trump’s pick to lead the Department of Justice. As Barr faces confirmation hearings, here’s where the Russia probe stands. Photo: Getty/AP Read the origin of topic at … Continue reading

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Steve King says he was talking about labels, rejects white supremacy

In an interview with MSNBC's Kasie Hunt, Rep. Steve King said he was really talking about “the continuation of applying labels onto people as freely as they are.” More Republicans and joining in condemning his comments to the New York … Continue reading

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Poland’s Pressure on Huawei Puts European Market at Risk

Poland is urging its NATO allies to coordinate their response to cybersecurity challenges raised by the Chinese company. WSJ’s Dan Strumpf explains why this jeopardizes a key market for Huawei. Photo: Reuters Read the origin of topic at WSJ Live … Continue reading

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On the shutdown, Americans aren’t buying what the GOP is selling

Jared Kushner told Joe Manchin the public would side with the White House and Democrats would have to yield on wall funding. Yeah, about that… Read more Read the origin of topic at msnbc.com Latest Headlines

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Rep. Steve King’s long history with controversial comments on race

Rep. Steve King (R-IA) is known by many for controversial comments about immigration and race, but he’s also long been considered one of the most influential Republicans in Iowa politics. But as new comments on white supremacy emerge and a … Continue reading

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How to Assess Whether William Barr Is More Principled or Partisan

President Trump may like some of what his nominee for attorney general has said about the special counsel’s Russia investigation. But does that indicate William Barr would kowtow to the President? Senators are going to try to find out. WSJ’s … Continue reading

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Sen. Van Hollen: new reports on Trump & Russia underscore ‘importance of Mueller investigation’

The level of concern over President Trump’s potential ties with Russia is increasing as new headlines emerge. Sen. Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) calls the revelations 'very troubling' and says they only make it more important for the Mueller probe to … Continue reading

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Journal Editorial Report: Politics, the Wall and the Government Shutdown

Paul Gigot interviews Texas Congressman Kevin Brady Read the origin of topic at WSJ Live Video

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Tiffany Cross: We have to challenge Republicans to confront this president

Republican senators defended Donald Trump on Sunday after shocking reports circulated this weekend from The New York Times and Washington Post regarding some of the president’s actions that appear to reflect a possible alignment with Russia, and an… Read more … Continue reading

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Journal Editorial Report: The Democrats’ Left Turn

Why is the party moving so far left? Read the origin of topic at WSJ Live Video

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