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Van Jones praised Trump on criminal justice reform. Now he’s taking heat from the left.
by Eugene Scott on November 15, 2018 at 8:54 pm
Whatever progress President Trump is making on criminal justice reform is not garnering praise from many on the left. […]
2 big new stories show the Trump administration’s aversion to blaming Saudi royals for Khashoggi’s death
by Aaron Blake on November 15, 2018 at 8:05 pm
New U.S. sanctions stop short of implicating Mohammed bin Salman's senior aides in plans to kill Khashoggi. Meanwhile, NBC News drops a bombshell. […]
Trickle-down representation: Will the most diverse Congress make Capitol Hill more diverse?
by Colby Itkowitz on November 15, 2018 at 4:37 pm
What the focus on the historically disproportionate number of white men in political power misses is the trickle-down effect it has on hiring staff. […]
Matthew Whitaker’s denial about his company’s alleged fraud just suffered a major blow
by Aaron Blake on November 15, 2018 at 4:05 pm
A new Post story suggests Whitaker's denial was misleading, at best. […]
Democrats are now going there on ‘stolen’ elections
by Aaron Blake on November 15, 2018 at 12:19 pm
Three high-profile Democrats in 24 hours alleged that a Stacey Abrams loss could only be because of foul play, echoing GOP allegations in Florida. […]