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Fox Settles Sex Harassment Lawsuit with Former Anchor Gretchen Carlson for $20M
In a morning of rapid developments, 21st Century Fox announced a settlement in a sexual harassment lawsuit filed by former Fox News presenter Gretchen Carlson, and Fox News announced the departure of longtime anchor Greta Van Susteren . A source familiar with the deal told ABC News that the
Chelsea Clinton's Mother-in-Law Assisted Her Dad in 1993
Rep. Marjorie Margolies-Mezvinsky cast the deciding vote for President Clinton's economic plan.
Is the GOP Ready to Give Up on Latino Voters?
Has the moment for immigration reform passed? There's a school of thought growing within the GOP that argues the party doesn't need to win over Latino voters as badly as it needs to expand its popularity among white voters. That's according to MSNBC.com's Benjy Sarlin , who wrote on Tuesday that
Clinton And Koch - A Day Of Departures (The Note)
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES CHANGING OF THE GUARD: It’s Hillary Clinton’s last day in Foggy Bottom. Sen. John Kerry will be sworn in on Friday afternoon as Secretary of State in a private, small ceremony, notes ABC’s Dana Hughes. Justice Elena Kagan will swear...
June 26, 1990: Bush Breaks 'No New Tax' Policy
Read my lips. That 52 sound of George Bush the Republican presidential nomination two years ago this summer. Was designed to get him into the White House ever since it's been the most overworked phrase of the bush presidency. In Washington this summer however the political and economic reality of
A Diversion Without A Difference?
ANALYSIS: If Mitt Romney's decision to announce his vice presidential pick earlier than most other presidential candidates in modern political history was supposed to turn the campaign away from the personal (his record at Bain, his refusal to release more than two years of tax returns, etc.) and
Paul Ryan's First Week: A Diversion Without A Difference? (The Note)
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) and AMY WALTER (@amyewalter) NOTABLES: MICHELLE OBAMA JOINS THE FRAY: ABC’s David Muir reported last night for “World News” on the first time this campaign season First Lady Michelle Obama joined her husband in Iowa — a state President Obama won...
Veep Wars: Joe Biden's Unchained Melody Meets GOP Ire
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) and AMY WALTER (@amyewalter) NOTABLES: THE DOG DAYS AREN’T OVER: President Obama finally went there yesterday, ABC’s Mary Bruce reports from Oskaloosa, Iowa. He teased Mitt Romney for famously putting the family dog on the roof of his car as the...
FACT CHECK: Who Backed Medicare Cuts?
One way or another, Barack Obama, Paul Ryan and Mitt Romney all have supported the $700 billion in cuts to Medicare spending now in place under the Affordable Care Act. But you wouldn’t know that by listening to the current debate. The Romney-Ryan campaign in...
Feb. 29, 1996: MPAA Ratings for TV
Television broadcasters agree to rating system similar to the movie industry's.