The TAKE with Rick Klein French President Emmanuel Macron used hand-holding and tree planting to help make his case . Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu used clip art and PowerPoint – and a speech in English, in Tel Aviv – to make his. An extraordinary scene is playing out as the May 12
In the broadest slate of primary showdowns thus far this midterm election season, Republicans and Democrats scored critical wins deep in the heart of Trump country — perhaps offering a glimpse of the fierce faceoffs to come November. In the closely watched West Virginia GOP Senate primary, former
The candidates who emerged victorious from fierce faceoffs Tuesday night in tough and pricey primary battles in Indiana, North Carolina, Ohio and West Virginia will provide critical clues into which party might eventually gain control of the U.S. House and Senate in November. In the closely watched
Voters head to the polls today in Ohio to decide both Republican and Democratic nominees to be the state's next governor, which Republican will take on incumbent Democratic Senator Sherrod Brown , as well as candidates for the state's 16 U.S. House seats. The Democratic primary for governor pits
The TAKE with Rick Klein Trumpism may yet again overwhelm even President Donald Trump. Tuesday’s primaries -- scattered across four states Trump carried in 2016, all but one of which Barack Obama carried at least once – have proven to be fertile ground for tactics that Trump rode to the presidency.
In the middle of the country, in a moderate, swing-state, Democratic voters have an active, vibrant primary on their hands. Four Democratic candidates have been battling to prove their progressive credentials in Ohio as they contend for their party’s nomination in the upcoming gubernatorial race
Members of the House of Representatives gathered at the Capitol Building in Washington, D.C., today after the shooting at a Virginia park that injured five people, including U.S. Rep. Steve Scalise. Democrats and Republicans held hands and prayed together at the start of the briefing, and
Sen. Cory Booker , D-N.J., won’t be serving up turkey at his Thanksgiving table. Or Mac and Cheese. Or pumpkin pie. The vegetarian senator announced on Twitter that he’s committing to a vegan diet until the end of the year. Vegan until end of yr at least. Vegetarian for last 22yrs MT
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES 7 TAKEAWAYS FROM PRESIDENT OBAMA’S UN ADDRESS: President Obama delivered a sweeping 40-minute address to the U.N. General Assembly yesterday noteworthy for its vigorous defense of U.S. leadership in the world at a time of “pervasive unease” while ...