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‘The White House is not to be trusted…

During the summer of 2018, Snodgrass writes, Mattis confided to then-White House chief of staff John Kelly in a secret meeting that he was quitting the Cabinet at the end of the year — making…

How To Trick Trump Into Telling the Truth

Alex Wong/Getty Images Fourth Estate Stop punishing the president for lying. Start rewarding him for honesty instead. By JACK SHAFER October 22, 2019 Jack Shafer is Politico’s senior media writer. As Donald Trump approached the…

Parnas sought to join DeSantis transition team

Lev Parnas sought to join the DeSantis Transition Advisory Committee on Public Safety. | AP Photo TALLAHASSEE — Gov. Ron DeSantis said Tuesday he turned down a request from a now-indicted Ukrainian American businessman and…

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Trump pledged to prevent atrocities. Now he may…

By suddenly pulling U.S. troops from northeast Syria, analysts say Trump has left the Kurdish population there — including many who fought as U.S. allies against the Islamic State terrorist group — vulnerable to invading…

Top U.S. envoy ties Trump directly to Ukraine…

In his opening statement, Taylor said Gordon Sondland, the U.S. ambassador to the European Union, told him that “everything” — including military assistance to Ukraine and a meeting between Trump and the Ukrainian leader —…

Blow for Boris Johnson as MPs reject his…

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson | Pool photo by Andrew Milligan/Getty Images MPs thought three days was not enough time to scrutinize the bill, which runs to more than 100 pages. By Emilio Casalicchio 10/22/19,…