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Adelsons pour $75M into last-ditch effort to save Trump - POLITICO
The GOP megadonors gave to Preserve America, a new anti-Biden super PAC that suddenly became one of the biggest 2020 spenders last month.
Barrett evades Democrats' questions on Obamacare, abortion - POLITICO
“These are life or death questions for people,” says Sen. Dianne Feinstein.
Appeals court reinstates Texas governor’s limit on ballot dropboxes - POLITICO
A federal appeals court has reinstated Texas Gov. Greg Abbott’s order limiting the use of absentee ballot drop boxes to one location per county, regardless of population.
California officials tell state GOP to stop collecting ballots with unofficial drop boxes
The controversy comes as the two major parties feud nationally over how the November election is being conducted during the pandemic.
Meadows and Mnuchin urge repurposing PPP money amid stimulus wrangling - POLITICO
Their letter to Congress follows a week of mixed signals from the Trump administration.
Cal Cunningham apologizes, tries to jump-start embattled Senate campaign - POLITICO
The North Carolina Democrat spoke virtually at an environmental group event five days after his extramarital relationship came to light.
Opinion | The Trump Administration’s Bad Deal for Public Lands - POLITICO
Oil and gas prices are at record lows, so why is the Interior Department selling drilling leases as fast as it can?
Puerto Rico Governor Endorses Trump - POLITICO
The move belies the president’s tense relationship with the island and its diaspora.
Powell Presses Congress On More Relief, Warning Of ‘tragic’ Scenario For Economy - POLITICO
The Federal Reserve chair said too little fiscal support for the economy would "lead to a weak recovery, creating unnecessary hardship for households and businesses."
Dems Ask DOJ For Answers Over Barrett's Abortion Ad Omission - POLITICO
“The failure to disclose the 2006 letter leads to additional questions," they say.
Trump advisers consult scientists pushing disputed herd immunity strategy - POLITICO
Experts say that seeking widespread immunity in the manner the scientists prescribe could result in the deaths of hundreds of thousands or even millions more U.S. residents.
Coronavirus Infects Three Senators, Derailing Senate Schedule - POLITICO
But Republicans have not yet delayed Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court confirmation hearings.
Republicans Vow No Delay On Barrett, But Virus Spreads In GOP - POLITICO
Sens. Mike Lee and Thom Tillis, two Republicans on the Judiciary Committee, announced they had tested positive for the coronavirus.
Senate Panel Secures Top Tech CEO Testimony For Oct. 28 - POLITICO
The heads of Facebook, Google and Twitter will testify virtually less than a week before the election.
Trump Campaign Manager Tests Positive For Covid-19 - POLITICO
Bill Stepien's diagnosis is the latest blow to a reeling reelection effort. He plans to maintain control of the campaign while in quarantine.
Top GOP Super PAC Jumps Into Red-hot South Carolina Race - POLITICO
Senate Leadership Fund will spend at least $10 million to boost suddenly endangered Sen. Lindsey Graham, as it also goes on offense in Michigan.
Democrats Ready Covid Relief Package Ahead Of Last-ditch Negotiations - POLITICO
Pelosi says the House could vote as soon as Wednesday on a $2.2 trillion package.
Biden Smashes Fundraising Records During Chaotic Debate - POLITICO
The campaign raised nearly $4 million in an hour -- and won 60,000 new donors.
The Biggest Falsehoods And Exaggerations In The First Trump-Biden Showdown - POLITICO
We took stock of the most questionable statements during the chaotic primetime event.
The 10 Biggest Whoppers You Can Expect To Hear At The First Debate - POLITICO
Here’s where Trump and Biden are most likely to play fast and loose with the facts ahead of Tuesday night’s faceoff.
Democrats Say Republicans Will Pay Price At Polls For Confirming Barrett Before Election - POLITICO
GOP senators remain determined to move quickly on President Donald Trump’s third Supreme Court nomination.
Poll: Democrats Have Slight Edge Heading Into Barrett Confirmation Battle - POLITICO
Independents by a narrow margin think the Senate should wait until after the election for a confirmation vote, a new POLITICO/Morning Consult poll shows.
Why The Right-wing Has A Massive Advantage On Facebook - POLITICO
A company executive responds to claims of bias.
How Amy Coney Barrett Might Rule - POLITICO
A rundown of the Supreme Court pick's record on 8 major issues suggests she could dramatically alter America's legal landscape for years to come.
Judicial Crisis Network Launches $3 Million Ad Campaign For Barrett - POLITICO
The move comes amid a broader push from conservative advocacy groups.
Poll: 57 Percent Say Election Winner Should Fill Ginsburg's Seat - POLITICO
Republicans thus far have not been deterred in their effort to reshape the ideological balance of the Supreme Court.
Feinstein's Husband Influenced UC Admissions In 'problematic' Way, State Auditor Confirms
The revelation stemmed from a report that found UC campuses had "inappropriately admitted 64 wealthy and well-connected students."
Facebook To Reject Election Ads That Prematurely Declare A Winner - POLITICO
The new policy marks a departure for the social media behemoth.
Romney Supports Holding A Vote On Next Supreme Court Nominee - POLITICO
The announcement means Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has enough votes to move forward with Trump's pick.
WeChat, TikTok Bans Averted - POLITICO
Forced labor bills to hit House floor — UK eyes US-EU data deal
McConnell Fends Off Accusations Of Hypocrisy Over Holding Supreme Court Vote - POLITICO
“The historical precedent is overwhelming and it runs in one direction," he says.
Trump Weighs Barrett, Lagoa For Court Seat - POLITICO
The president’s aides prepared for months for a potential election-year Supreme Court replacement. Now they’re also weighing other election considerations.
What You Need To Know About Amy Coney Barrett - POLITICO
The expected nomination of the Seventh Circuit judge sets in motion a likely sharp shift toward a more conservative court.
How The Supreme Court Could Now Limit Abortion Rights - POLITICO
Even if the justices don't touch Roe, they're positioned to greenlight new restrictions on the procedure.
How RBG's Death Will Impact Hot-button Issues Before The Supreme Court - POLITICO
The shift on the court could have major consequences for rulings on abortion rights, Obamacare and even the presidential election.
Trump Administration To Ban TikTok, WeChat From App Stores Starting Sunday - POLITICO
The Commerce Department noted that both apps collect location data, network activity, browsing history and other information about its U.S. users.
GOP Warns Trump Over TikTok Deal - POLITICO
The Insta-freeze from inside Facebook — House grills FCC leaders
U.S. Judge Blocks Postal Service Changes That Slowed Mail - POLITICO
The judge noted after a hearing that Trump had repeatedly attacked voting by mail by making unfounded claims that it is rife with fraud.