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Trump taps Scalia’s son for Labor secretary

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images white house The nomination of Eugene Scalia could become a base-pleaser for Trump, who as a candidate built a relationship with right-leaning evangelical voters after promising to select a reliably conservative judge…

Harris, Biden to face off again as CNN,…

Candidates take the stage for the first Democratic debates of the 2020 election. | Drew Angerer/Getty Images Joe Biden and Kamala Harris are slated to take the stage and face each other anew on July…

How Elizabeth Warren would reform Wall Street

Sen. Elizabeth Warrenhas unleashed a torrent of policy papers since formally launching her 2020 campaign in February. | Charles Krupa/AP Photo Elizabeth Warren — whose criticisms of big banks powered her decade-long political ascent from…

Trump likely to tap Scalia’s son for Labor…

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images President Donald Trump is likely to nominate Eugene Scalia, son of the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, to be the next Labor secretary, according to three sources familiar with the plans.…

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How House Democratic factions ended their Twitter feud

House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries initiated the olive branch among his colleagues. | Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images House Democrats moved to deescalate lingering tensions between the party’s factions on Thursday, in a bid to unify…

Donald Trump’s Code Switch

Carolyn Kaster/AP Photo FOURTH ESTATE After Charlottesville, the president seemed rattled when people called him a racist. Not anymore. By JACK SHAFER July 18, 2019 Jack Shafer is Politico’s senior media writer. Nobody understands the…

House Democratic factions end their Twitter feud

House Democratic Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries initiated the olive branch among his colleagues. | Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images House Democrats moved to de-escalate lingering tensions between the party’s factions on Thursday, in a bid to unify…