Oct 21, 2014 9:17am

Monica Lewinsky Gets Trolled After Calling for End to Cyberbullying

Monica Lewinsky joined Twitter  as part of an effort to raise awareness about cyberbullying. And in turn, got massively cyberbullied. After sending out her first tweet Monday morning, Lewinsky, who now describes herself as the first person to be “destroyed by the Internet,” quickly became… Read More »

Oct 21, 2014 9:07am

Not What Democrats Needed To Hear

By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES MIDTERM MESSAGING: “The bottom line is, though, these are … all folks who vote with me; they have supported my agenda in Congress.”  Those words from President Obama on Rev. Al Sharpton’s radio show yesterday are going to make life… Read More »

Oct 20, 2014 5:40pm

Monica Lewinsky Tears Up During Speech About Life After Bill Clinton

ABC News’ Erin Dooley and Liz Kreutz report:  Monica Lewinsky nearly broke down in tears today as she recounted her experience as “patient zero, the first person to have their reputation completely destroyed worldwide via the Internet.” In what she called her “first public talk,”… Read More »

By Kirsten Appleton

Oct 20, 2014 2:54pm

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Embraces ‘Notorious R.B.G.’ Tees

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s rap name is the Notorious R.B.G. At least, that’s what her fans on Tumblr call her. Ginsburg recently praised the Tumblr page and admitted she owns a few Notorious R.B.G. t-shirts. “I think a law clerk told me about this Tumblr… Read More »

Oct 20, 2014 1:14pm

‘Citizen’ Obama Votes Early in Chicago

A day after hitting the campaign trail to get out the vote, President Obama did just that, casting his ballot early in Chicago. “The most important office in a democracy is the office of citizen,” the president told reporters at the Martin Luther King Jr…. Read More »

Oct 20, 2014 8:59am

Obama Hits The Trail

By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES MIDTERM BLUES: President Obama made his first public campaign appearances of 2014 last night, appearing at rallies with Maryland gubernatorial candidate Anthony Brown and Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn, where he made pitches for his economic policies, reprised his 2008 campaign… Read More »

Oct 19, 2014 8:15pm

White House’s Ebola Liaison Arrives in Dallas

WASHINGTON — The White House has quietly dispatched Adrian Saenz, deputy director of intergovernmental affairs, to be the administration’s eyes and ears on the ground in Dallas, coordinating Ebola efforts with state and local officials. A Texas native, Saenz arrived in Dallas late today, a… Read More »

Oct 19, 2014 2:03pm

GA Senate Candidate Michelle Nunn to Get More Help From EMILY’s List

WASHINGTON — While national Democrats have scaled back their support for Alison Lundergan Grimes in Kentucky, another Southern Democratic candidate for the Senate is attracting renewed help from a major Democratic group. Georgia’s Michelle Nunn will see a boost from EMILY’s List, the group that… Read More »

By Ryan Struyk

Oct 19, 2014 12:01am

Romney Leads Scattered 2016 GOP Field, Clinton Still Dominates the Democratic Race

Hillary Clinton continues to hold a commanding lead in the potential Democratic field for president in 2016, while the GOP frontrunner in the latest ABC News/Washington Post poll is a familiar figure – but one not favored by eight in 10 potential Republican voters. That… Read More »

Oct 17, 2014 2:08pm

Ann Romney on 2016: ‘We’re Not Doing That Again’

There has been some renewed speculation recently that Mitt Romney might make a third go of it and run for president again in 2016. He has even left the door open, although just a tiny bit. But his wife of 45 years keeps slamming it… Read More »