A ‘War on the Poor’: Amid Avalanche of Criticism, Trump Administration...

A controversial new Trump administration rule finalized Wednesday would cut nearly 700,000 people from Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits. The decision, part of...

‘The president leaves us no choice but to act’: Pelosi asks...

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday said that she is asking her colleagues to pursue articles of impeachment against President Trump for his “failure to faithfully...

Rep. Elijah Cummings, Donald Trump relations soured amid House investigations

FILE - In this April 2, 2109 file photo, House Oversight and Reform Committee Chair Elijah Cummings, D-Md., leads a meeting to call for...

Red and Blue Economies Are Heading in Sharply Different Directions

The economic challenges of blue metro areas like San Francisco — affordability and inequality — are different from those of red metros. At a...

From ‘Anonymous,’ key excerpts from inside Trump White House on Putin,...

"A Warning," a book written by a self-described senior official in the Trump administration. The author paints a scathing portrait of a president and...

House starts clock moving on impeachment

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. | Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images The House on Thursday took a historic vote to set ground rules for its fast-moving impeachment inquiry...

Democratic Presidential Debate To Be Held At Tyler Perry Studios

Weeks after the Tyler Perry Studios’ awe-inspiring opening, it’s now being reported that the studio will host the fifth Democratic presidential debate next month. According to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, the […] The post Democratic Presidential Debate To Be Held At Tyler Perry Studios appeared first on Essence.

Yang and O’Rourke propose decriminalizing opioids, including heroin

At Tuesday’s Democratic presidential debate, candidates Andrew Yang and Beto O’Rourke endorsed decriminalizing opioids, including heroin, as a way to control the drug epidemic...

Nancy Pelosi orders formal probe to impeach Donald Trump: ‘No one...

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., reads a statement announcing a formal impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday,...

Elizabeth Warren reportedly courting Andrew Gillum as VP pick

Florida Democratic gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum speaks during a CNN debate against his Republican opponent Ron DeSantis, Sunday, Oct. 21, 2018, in Tampa, Fla....