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Trump orders intel community to cooperate with Barr…

President Donald Trump granted Attorney General William Barr the ability declassify information pertaining to the 2016 election. | Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images legal By MATTHEW CHOI 05/23/2019 09:08 PM EDT Updated 05/23/2019 09:27 PM EDT 2019-05-23T09:27-0400…

Florida election vendor says it has proof it…

VR Systems has long denied the attack was successful. | M. Spencer Green, File/AP Photo A Florida-based maker of voter registration software says it has proof that neither its employees' email accounts nor its systems…

Trump’s Walkout Hits a Wall

AP Photo/Andrew Harnik Fourth Estate Real, pretend or imaginary—it doesn’t matter. The president needs to replace the theatrical tantrum with a political tactic that works. By JACK SHAFER May 23, 2019 Jack Shafer is Politico’s…

Booker builds out campaign team

Ethan Miller/Getty Images Cory Booker bolstered his presidential campaign staff Thursday by rolling out more than a dozen new national team members, including a national policy director, a chief technology officer and a research director.…

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Trumps most transparent president claim looks cloudy

President Donald Trump declared himself “the most transparent president” during an impromptu Rose Garden appearance. | Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images white house A personally accessible president has approved several precedent-breaking retreats from public disclosure. By ANDREW…

Trump unleashes chaotic week on Washington

President Donald Trump has oscillated this week from cooperating with Democrats on disaster relief to antagonizing House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. | Andrew Harnik/AP Photo One day after President Donald Trump indicated he would not cut…

Trump’s Temper Tantrums Get a Time Out

AP Photo/Andrew Harnik Fourth Estate Real, pretend or imaginary—it doesn’t matter. The president needs to replace the theatrical tantrum with a political tactic that works. By JACK SHAFER May 23, 2019 Jack Shafer is Politico’s…