(WASHINGTON) -- Donald Trump first introduced unsubstantiated election fraud conspiracy claims into the political mainstream during the 2016 campaign before making them the focus of his final months in the White House and the two years since, inspiring a slew of candidates and supporters... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Former Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms defended President Joe Biden's prime-time address on Thursday, warning of the threat "MAGA" Republicans pose to American democracy on "This Week," saying Biden spoke "optimistically" about the country, but also said that the nation needs to... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden used to steadfastly avoid uttering the name, "Donald Trump." But now, bolstered by stronger poll numbers and relatively positive economic news, Biden as of late has been seeking to make the midterm elections a referendum on the former president --... Read More.
(PHILADELPHIA) -- President Joe Biden, in a rare prime-time speech, condemned Donald Trump and his "MAGA Republicans" as he urged the nation to unite against threats to American democracy. Biden took the stage shortly after 8 p.m. on Thursday at Independence Historical Park in Philadelphia, where... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden on Thursday will speak in prime time about the "soul of the nation" as he ramps ups his political messaging ahead of the midterm elections this November. Biden is set to make the remarks from outside Independence National Historical Park... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- In a prime-time hearing, the House select committee on Thursday began laying out the findings of its ongoing investigation, placing former President Donald Trump at the center of what it called the "culmination of an attempted coup" and "multistep conspiracy aimed at... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As the midterm elections approach later this year, some states and jurisdictions have required voting ballots to be made available in other languages besides English. The Latino population continues to grow in the United States and some counties have mandated that ballots... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden took the oath of office just days after the violent attack on the Capitol last Jan. 6, but he has fastidiously tried to prevent those unprecedented circumstances -- or his predecessor -- from dominating his first year in the... Read More.
(HONG KONG) -- Hong Kong’s already-jailed media tycoon Jimmy Lai was among three prominent democracy activists convicted on Thursday for taking part in a banned gathering in June 2020 to remember the 1989 Tiananmen crackdown. Hong Kong has a long history of commemorating June 4... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- By gathering leaders Thursday from 112 of the world's democracies -- some healthy, some challenged -- President Joe Biden has done the easy part of a campaign promise: He's held a summit for democracy within his first year in office. But to actually... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Al Schmidt had a front-row seat to history when a batch of votes in Philadelphia tipped the state of Pennsylvania, and the 2020 presidential election, toward Joe Biden. As Philadelphia's Republican city commissioner, Schmidt had been holed up for days in the convention... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- A Senate subcommittee on Tuesday is hearing from a whistleblower who claims Facebook manipulated content it knew was harmful to young users, a day after the social media giant experienced an apparently unrelated massive outage. Frances Haugen, who revealed her identity during a... Read More.