Politics

Pence Is Still Confident Obamacare Repeal Will Pass Even After McCain Likely Doomed It

Politics | Alex Pfeiffer
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 15: Vice President Mike Pence speaks during the Conference on Prosperity and Security in Central America at the Florida International University on June 15, 2017 in Miami, Florida. The conferance brought together government and business leaders from the United States, Mexico, Central America, and other countries to address the economic, security, and governance challenges and opportunities in El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

‘The good news’

NBC Pushes Fake News That Russians Tried To Alter 2016 Election Results In Wisconsin

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
Weekly Fake News Newspaper on grey wooden background (Shutterstock/docstockmedia)

‘This is false’

Trump Invites General Kelly On Stage During Alabama Rally [VIDEO]

Politics | Liam Clancy
General John Kelly and Trump (FOX News).

‘What a great man’

Trump Vouches For His Candidate And Complains About The NFL In A High Energy Alabama Rally

Politics | Alex Pfeiffer
President Donald Trump greets Sen. Luther Strange (R-AL) and his wife Melissa as he arrives at Huntsville International Airport in Huntsville, Alabama, September 22, 2017. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein

The political world is looking to Tuesday

Manafort's Ukrainian Business Partner Believes He'll Get Nabbed For Financial Crimes

Politics | Chuck Ross
Paul Manafort, senior advisor to Republican U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump, exits following a meeting of Donald Trump's national finance team at the Four Seasons Hotel in New York City, U.S., June 9, 2016. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

‘With that many years of international clients no one can be 100% clean’

Republicans Weigh Coupling Obamacare Repeal With Tax Reform

Politics | Juliegrace Brufke
Sen. Orrin Hatch Credit: REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Hatch says it won’t be easy

Ben Carson Breaks With Trump To Praise Roy Moore

Politics | Liam Clancy
WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 23: United States Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Dr. Ben Carson appears on SiriusXM's Town Hall hosted by Armstrong Williams at SiriusXM DC Performance Space on May 23, 2017 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Larry French/Getty Images for SiriusXM)

‘Judge Moore is a fine man’

The Weekly Recap: Everything You Need To Know About North Korea And Alabama

US | Henry Rodgers
Don’t miss "The Weekly Recap" where Rodgers and Phillip Stucky will continue to discuss the most important issues of the week every Friday on The Daily Caller’s website. (Screen Shot/Brightcove/The Weekly Recap/The Daily Caller News Foundation)

‘This race is particularly important’

Sanders Mulls Cutting US Aid, Weapons To Israel

Politics | Jonah Bennett
Sen. Bernie Sanders introducing his "Medicare for All' single-payer healthcare plan. Washington, U.S., September 13, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

‘Certainly the United States is complicit’

FreedomWorks Warns Of 'Crash Into Demographic Crisis' If GOP Fails On Tax Reform

Politics | Jack Crowe
An American flag flutters in the wind next to signage for a United States Social Security Administration office in Burbank, California October 25, 2012. REUTERS/Fred Prouser

‘The tax code is the swamp’

FACT CHECK: Are Tropical Storms Getting 'Bigger, Larger, More Violent'?

Politics | David Sivak

Check Your Fact

Damaged electrical installations are seen after the area was hit by Hurricane Maria en Guayama, Puerto Rico September 20, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

‘More storms, stronger storms and longer-lasting storms’

McCain-Graham Bromance Still Alive Even After Health Care Split

Health | Juliegrace Brufke
Senator John McCain (R-AZ) (R), the chair of the Senate Armed Services Committee, talks to Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC) (L) before the committee heard testimony from U.S. Secretary of Defense Ash Carter (not pictured) in Washington December 9, 2015. REUTERS/Gary Cameron.

‘I respectfully disagree’

CVS Will Restrict Painkillers To Seven Day Supplies To Curb Abuse Rates

US | Steve Birr
Prescription painkiller Hydrocodine Bitartrate and Acetaminopohen, 7.5mg/325mg pills, made by Mallinckrodt sit on a counter at a local pharmacy, in Provo, Utah, U.S., April 25, 2017. REUTERS/George Frey

‘Balance the need for these powerful medications’

British Doctors Council Votes To Decriminalize Abortion

World | Grace Carr
Great Britain's official council of doctors voted on Friday to change not prosecute women who get abortions. (Youtube screenshot/funnyplox)

‘Should be treated as a medical, rather than a criminal, issue’

Chuck Schumer Coached Jimmy Kimmel Behind The Scenes On How To Oppose Obamacare Repeal

Politics | Jack Crowe
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer speaks to reporters after the weekly policy luncheons on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., U.S. May 16, 2017. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein

‘Technical guidance and info about the bill’

Sen. Johnson On Repeal Bill: Nothing 'Nefarious' About States Getting Waivers

Health | Kerry Picket
Senators Attend Foreign Relations Committee Hearing On Ukraine

‘We’ve already got a grossly unfair distribution of health care dollars’

Look Who Likes Kim Jong Un Now

Politics | Peter Hasson

Insulting Trump is enough to earn popularity in some circles

SolarCity Must Pay Nearly $30 Million Fine For Allegedly Lying To Gov't Agents

Energy | Chris White
One of the largest solar companies in the country must pay tens of millions of dollars in fines. (Shutterstock/ Lightboxx)

‘[T]he government will still hold accountable’

Anthony Scaramucci Slams Steve Bannon And Reince Priebus During 'View'

Media | Katie Jerkovich

‘He had a little bit of a messianic complex’

If Republicans Don't Fix Obamacare Quickly, Single-Payer Is Coming, Fox News Guest Warns

Politics | Nick Givas

‘Republicans actually should be worried about single payer’

Trump Is On The Verge Of Total Travel Ban Victory

Politics | Kevin Daley
FILE PHOTO: The U.S. Supreme Court building is pictured in Washington, DC, U.S. on June 26, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas/File Photo

The travel ban is about to expire. For Trump, that’s great news.

DISLIKE -- Trump Slams The 'Hoax' Story About Kremlin Facebook Ad Buys

Politics | Alex Pfeiffer
Facebook CEO and chairman Mark Zuckerberg speaks during a session of the APEC CEO Summit, part of the broader Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit in Lima on November 19, 2016. (Photo credit: RODRIGO BUENDIA/AFP/Getty Images)

‘The Russia hoax continues…’

SPICER APOLOGIZES

The Mirror | Betsy Rothstein
White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer listens to a question during a briefing at the White House June 2, 2017 in Washington, DC. BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images

It was the least he could do

Poll: Kid Rock Leads GOP Field In Michigan Senate Race

Politics | Henry Rodgers
NEW YORK, NEW YORK - APRIL 08: Kid Rock inducts Cheap Trick at the 31st Annual Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony at Barclays Center on April 8, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images)

‘Shoot from the hip’

MSNBC Admits Media Won't Cover Trump's Sanctions On North Korea 'Because There's A Tweet'

Politics | Liam Clancy
MSNBC panel (MSNBC).

‘This is a critical story, and yet we don’t talk about it’

Secular Group Wants To Prevent Churches From Receiving Federal Disaster Relief Funds

Politics | Liam Clancy
TOPSHOT - Damage to the First Baptist Church of Rockport after Hurricane Harvey hit Rockport, Texas on August 26, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / MARK RALSTON

‘It is frankly appalling’

John McCain Is Not Happy With His Republican Colleague Over FBI Letter

Politics | Chuck Ross
Senator John McCain (R-AZ) speaks to reporters as he arrives for the Republican policy luncheon on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., February 14, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
'Clearly intended to distract'

Clinton Campaign Conducted No State Polls In Final Three Weeks Of Election

Politics | Robert Donachie
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's campaign stopped conducting state polls in the final three weeks of her 2016 bid for the presidency. (Hillary Clinton Getty Images Timothy A Clary)

Maybe the should have kept polling

More GOP Voters Consider Themselves 'Trump Supporters' Rather Than Republicans

Politics | Liam Clancy
TOPSHOT - US President Donald Trump speaks at a "Make America Great Again" rally in Phoenix, Arizona, on August 22, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Nicholas Kamm

GOP split over POTUS

Transgenders Sue Because Government Won't Pay For Transition Surgery

US | Grace Carr
Doctors looking at a virtual medical screen. [Shutterstock - Luis Louro]

‘All surgical treatments for gender dysphoria are excluded’

Trump Privately Doubts GOP's Latest Obamacare Repeal Bill Can Pass

Health | Robert Donachie
U.S. President Donald Trump arrives to address the 72nd United Nations General Assembly at U.N. headquarters in New York, U.S., September 19, 2017. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Will it matter?

The Travel Ban Is About To Expire. Here's Trump's New Plan.

Politics | Kevin Daley
A member of the Al Murisi family, Yemeni nationals who were denied entry into the U.S. because of the travel ban, shows the cancelled visa in their passport from their failed entry to reporters as they successfully arrive to be reunited with their family at Washington Dulles International Airport in Chantilly, Virginia, U.S., February 6, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst/Files

New travel restrictions are about to take effect

Paul Declares He Won't Be 'Bullied' Into Voting For Graham-Cassidy

Health | Jack Crowe
U.S. Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) and other members of the House Freedom Caucus hold a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S. March 7, 2017. REUTERS/Eric Thayer - RTS11VNS

‘I won’t be bribed’

Beyond Parody--CNN's David Axelrod Says He 'Wept' When Obamacare Passed

Politics | Amber Athey
David Axelrod CNN/Screenshot/Tveyes
'My emotions welling...'

PHOTOS: It's the First Day Of Fall, But Melania's Already Won Flannel Season

Entertainment | Katie Jerkovich
U.S. First Lady Melania Trump pushes up her sleeves as she arrives to work in the White House kitchen garden with children from the Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Washington, at the White House in Washington, U.S. September 22, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

She wasn’t afraid to get dirty

FACT CHECK: Was The Last Time The US 'Really' Reformed The Tax Code In 1986?

Politics | Kush Desai

Check Your Fact

Five US Presidents pose for picture in front of the Reagan Library November 4th 1991 in Simi Valley, Ca. Never before have five American Presidents been together. From left, in order of their Presidencies are Presidents George Bush, Ronald Reagan, Jimmy Carter, Gerald Ford and Richard Nixon. (Photo credit: HAL GARB/AFP/Getty Images)

The tax code has not been reformed to a similar extent in the over three decades since.

Trump Administration Holding Off On Trade Wars To Avoid Upsetting Tax Reform

Politics | Thomas Phippen
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump (L) gives a thumbs up sign as he walks with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., November 10, 2016. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

‘We don’t want to … unnecessarily irritate the Senate’

As Trump Gets Outside Help For Legal Bills, Campaign Aides Are Left Hanging Out To Dry

US | Chuck Ross
US President Donald Trump addresses the 72nd Annual UN General Assembly in New York on September 19, 2017. TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images
'They ought to pay'

McCain Just Killed Obamacare Repeal -- Read His Full Statement

Politics | Robert Donachie
Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) speaks with reporters ahead of the party luncheons on Capitol Hill in Washington, September 19, 2017. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein

‘I cannot in good conscience…’

CNN Commentator Slams Jimmy Kimmel On Health Care -- He's '100 Percent Wrong'

Politics | Nick Givas

‘Nothing that says he’s right’

Trump's EPA Continues 'Cleansing' Website Of Obama-Era Climate Buzzwords

Energy | Chris White
Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt speaks during an interview for Reuters at his office in Washington, U.S., July 10, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

‘Outdated language’

Dem Rep. Wants To 'Take A Bullwhip' To People So They Care About Civil Rights

Politics | Liam Clancy
NASHVILLE, TN - NOVEMBER 19: Congressman John Lewis chats with addresses audience attending Nashville Public Library Award to Civil Rights Icon Congressman John Lewis - Literary Award on November 19, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images)

‘You get your butt up. You go out there and do what you must do’

Environmentalists Try To Block Congress From Implementing New Ways To Fight Forest Fires

Energy | Tim Pearce
Flames rise as a wildfire burns near the village of Varnavas

‘The basic problem … is forest management’

Ryan Says Additional Disaster Relief Bills Expected To Be Taken Up

Politics | Juliegrace Brufke
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks to the media on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., March 16, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

‘This is an unprecedented disaster’

FACT CHECK: Does Medicaid Cover A Third Of All Californians?

Health | Kush Desai

Check Your Fact

Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) speaks during a Senate committee meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., U.S., April 3, 2017. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein

California has more people on Medicaid than any other state

Did FBI Warn Trump About Russian Attempts To Infiltrate Campaign? GOP Senator Wants To Know

Politics | Chuck Ross

Paul Manafort news prompts questions from Senate

GOP Rep. Calls On Democrats To Denounce Violent Leftists

Politics | Liam Clancy
Antifa members and counter protesters gather during a rightwing No-To-Marxism rally on August 27, 2017 at Martin Luther King Jr. Park in Berkeley, California. / AFP PHOTO / Amy Osborne

‘These are people that don’t think the rules apply to them’

Moore Wanted Senate Debate To Stay Under Wraps, But He Delivered A Forceful Performance

Politics | Alex Pfeiffer
CSPAN screenshot/ After Words 2005 Roy Moore screenshot

Negotiated strict terms

Moore: 'There's No Such Thing As A Dreamer'

Politics | Robert Donachie
Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore faces the media after being removed from office in Montgomery, Alabama, November 13, 2003. The nine members of Alabama's Court of the Judiciary unanimously voted to remove Moore, whose refusal to obey a U.S. order to move a Ten Commandments monument fueled a national debate over the place of God in public life. REUTERS/Bob Ealum

‘It was never passed by Congress’

Russia Probe May Implicate One Of The Biggest Names In Law

Politics | Kevin Daley
Special Counsel Robert Mueller departs after briefing the U.S. House Intelligence Committee on his investigation of potential collusion between Russia and the Trump campaign on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., June 20, 2017. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein

Mueller is sparing no one