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Nancy Pelosi Blasts Donald Trump's 'Bizarre' Rhetoric: 'Verbal Poo-Poo'
House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi had strong words for Donald Trump at this morning’s press conference , blasting his “bizarre” rhetoric, which she said is “reminiscent of demagogues who want to be in the press no matter what they have to say. They make their ‘verbal poo-poo’ anyplace to get
Sunday on 'This Week': The Latest on the Threat from ISIS
This Sunday, House Homeland Security Committee Chair Rep. Michael McCaul, R-Texas, discusses the latest on the threat from ISIS and the execution of American journalist James Foley, only on “This Week.” Plus, Rep. William Lacy Clay, D-Missouri, who represents Ferguson in Congress, discusses the ...
The Note: Rick Perry on the Road Again
By CHRIS GOOD (@c_good) NOTABLES RICK PERRY IS ON TO NEW HAMPSHIRE: Texas Gov. Rick Perry has been defiant in the face of his recent indictment, and he’s taking laps around the nation’s major political destinations. Having visited D.C. for a speech at Heritage yesterday,...
So Sue Him (The Note)
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES ANALYSIS — ABC’s JEFF ZELENY: The House of Representatives takes its final step today to approve its lawsuit against President Obama, opening a rare legal gambit of the legislative branch trying to sue the executive branch. No, Speaker Boehner told...
Rand Paul, Cory Booker Tease Each Other on Making DC 'Hot' List
Mirror mirror on the wall, are Rand Paul and Cory Booker the most beautiful of them all? The answer is yes, at least according to an annual assessment of D.C.’s best-looking people. The Hill released its annual “50 Most Beautiful” rankings today, which included several...
Gabby Giffords to Throw Out First Pitch at Congress vs. Press Softball Game
As the saying goes, there’s no crying in baseball. And in women’s softball, there isn’t any crying either — but there is a lot of smack talk. At least there is for tonight’s 6th annual Congressional Women’s Softball Game, pitting lady lawmakers against women of...
US Lawmakers Worry 'Gravity' Film's Space Disaster May Really Happen
WASHINGTON–Lawmakers concerned with avoiding a space disaster from floating junk such as the one depicted in the Hollywood blockbuster “Gravity” encountered a different kind of threat at a hearing with top aerospace and academic minds today: the endless catacombs of bureaucracy. And although ...
Washington, DC Is Officially OBSESSED With 'House Of Cards'
Plagued by drug, sex and snooping scandals, Washington really should be so over political intrigue. But D.C. apparently hasn’t had its fill of illicit activity. The capitol city is officially obsessed with Netflix drama “House of Cards” — and its deliciously cold-blooded protagonist, Frank ...
'This Week': Powerhouse Roundtable
Our thanks to byron. Let's bring in the round table to weigh in. Maryland correct me if I'm wrong woman donna edwards. Republican congressman adam kinzinger. Peter baker, author of the book "days of fire: Bush and cheney in the white house" and matthew dowd. I want to start with you, representative
Coming up on 'This Week': Rep. Nancy Pelosi, Sen. Ted Cruz, and Jeb Bush
As a debt default is averted at the 11th hour and the federal government re-opens its doors, we go one-on-one with House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi, Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, and former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush about the budget battles in Washington, only on “This...