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Pelosi tells Dems she wants to see Trump…

“I don’t want to see him impeached, I want to see him in prison,” House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said. | Win McNamee/Getty Images congress She also clashed with Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler, who pressed…

GOP lawmakers divided on House antitrust tech probe

“Antitrust is a highly technical inquiry, not something that lends itself to easy generalizations or blanket condemnations,” Utah Sen. Mike Lee said in a statement. | J. Scott Applewhite/AP Photo technology The House Judiciary Committee…

DNC opts against climate change debate, Inslee says

Mark Lennihan/AP Photo Washington Gov. Jay Inslee said Wednesday the Democratic National Committee informed him it will not dedicate one of its presidential primary debates to the issue of climate change. The decision comes despite…

GOP fractures over Trump’s tariffs

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said his caucus does not support President Donald Trump's proposed tariffs on Mexico, though he did not pledge to help block it. | Susan Walsh/AP Photo President Donald Trump’s threats…

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Trump’s American Emperor Moment

Mark Wilson/Getty Images Fourth Estate The cloaking of the U.S.S. John S. McCain made official what Trump has been signaling for his whole term. By JACK SHAFER June 05, 2019 Jack Shafer is Politico’s senior…

Border arrests rose to nearly 133K in May…

The May border arrest total represents a 34 percent increase over the roughly 99,000 arrests last month, according to the figures released Wednesday. | Joe Raedle/Getty Images The number of migrants arrested at the U.S.-Mexico…