The Note
Jul 13, 2014 1:34pm

On Heels of Spy Controversy, Kerry Meets With German Counterpart in Vienna

This may well have been very awkward. Three days after Germany expelled the CIA’s top official in Germany, Secretary of State John Kerry met with his German counterpart, Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier, along with U.S. and German delegations in Vienna. The meeting was not called… Read More »

By Kari Rea

George Stephanopoulos
Jul 13, 2014 12:40pm

House Judiciary Chair Goodlatte Dismisses Calls for Obama Impeachment

House Judiciary Committee chair Rep. Bob Goodlatte, R-Virginia, said today on “This Week” that he won’t push for the impeachment of President Obama, despite recent calls by some Republicans. “We are not working on or drawing up articles of impeachment,” Goodlatte told ABC News’ George… Read More »

The Note
Jul 12, 2014 11:42am

Obama Says GOP Lawsuit Will Cost Tax Dollars

In his weekly radio/YouTube address, President Obama derided House Republicans’ planned lawsuit against him, warning that GOP lawmakers will spend taxpayer dollars on a frivolous legal challenge. “It’s a political stunt that’s going to waste months of America’s time. And by the way, they’re going… Read More »

George Stephanopoulos
Jul 12, 2014 11:17am

4 Things You Might Not Know About Attorney General Eric Holder

Attorney General Eric Holder sat down with ABC News’ Pierre Thomas for an interview that will air Sunday on “This Week.” Here are four things you might not know about Holder. 1. HIS PERSONAL LIFE Holder was born in New York City and went to… Read More »

The Note
Jul 11, 2014 2:20pm

How Do You Say ‘Awkward’ In German? Kerry, German FM To Talk Spying

What’s the German word for that feeling when you have to meet with someone from the country who kicked out your CIA chief? Secretary of State John Kerry will probably know after he meets in Vienna over the weekend with German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier,… Read More »

The Note
Jul 11, 2014 1:42pm

How Rick Perry Won the Week

From the television airwaves to the U.S.-Mexico border, Texas Governor Rick Perry was everywhere this week, raising the question: Could Rick Perry make a comeback? Perry, whose unforgettable “oops” moment derailed his presidential campaign in 2012, was front and center in the week’s most closely… Read More »

By ABC News

George Stephanopoulos
Jul 11, 2014 11:54am

Coming Up on ‘This Week’: Attorney General Eric Holder

As new terror threats emerge from the Middle East and the battle rages over U.S. border enforcement, Attorney General Eric Holder comes to “This Week” Sunday. The powerhouse roundtable debates all the week’s politics, with ABC News contributor and Weekly Standard editor Bill Kristol, ABC… Read More »

The Note
Jul 11, 2014 8:30am

All Lawyered Up And Ready To Go

By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES COMING SOON: The House Republican lawsuit against President Obama will focus solely on Obamacare – not immigration, ABC’s JEFF ZELENY and JOHN PARKINSON note. The focus of the litigation will be the employer mandate in the Affordable Care Act. House… Read More »

By Jake Lefferman

The Note
Jul 10, 2014 7:00pm

Lawmaker Accuses Supreme Court Justices Roberts and Alito of Misleading the Senate

A recent controversial ruling by the Supreme Court reveals that Chief Justice John Roberts and Justice Samuel Alito Jr. were less than transparent during their Supreme Court confirmation hearings, a Democratic lawmaker charged today. And the lawmaker, Sen. Richard Durbin, D-Ill., is none too happy about… Read More »

By Benjamin Siegel

The Note
Jul 10, 2014 6:23pm

Ben & Jerry’s Founder Brings Political Flavors to Capitol Lobbying

Lobbying usually doesn’t come with a side of ice cream. But Ben & Jerry’s co-founder Jerry Greenfield brought some with him to Capitol Hill today, where he joined Rep. Peter DeFazio to advocate for mandatory labeling of genetically modified food. “One spoonful at a time… Read More »