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Cheat Sheet: How Harris would increase housing assistance…

Amy Harris/Invision/AP Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) rolled out a new plan Wednesday, in partnership with Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.), that intends to increase housing assistance to formerly incarcerated individuals and prevent unnecessary evictions. “As our…

Ross Perot — the father of Trump

Ross Perot‘s 1992 campaign shook up American politics in ways that are still being felt. | File/AP Photo Ross Perot died early Tuesday morning at 89, an event that surely left many Americans with an…

Pelosi works to placate splintered Dems

July's jampacked congressional schedule comes at a tenuous time for Speaker Nancy Pelosi. | M. Scott Mahaskey/POLITICO congress The speaker and her lieutenants are planning votes to mollify progressives and moderates, but the bills also…

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Judge in census case denies DOJ motion to…

Opponents argue that asking about citizenship will depress responses in immigrant communities, which in turn could diminish political power and jeopardize federal funding. | Getty A federal judge hearing lawsuits over the Trump administration’s attempt…

Pelosi scrambles to placate splintered Dems

July's jam-packed congressional schedule comes at a tenuous time for Speaker Nancy Pelosi. | M. Scott Mahaskey/POLITICO congress The speaker and her lieutenants are planning votes to mollify progressives and moderates, but the bills also…