Democrats Defend Trans Kids During House Hearing
Yesterday, Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee Task Force on Executive Overreach came to the defense of transgender students during a Task…
Link: State Department report slams Clinton email use
The Dominos Continue to Fall as Hillary Caught Lying about Server. State Department Report Slams Clinton Email Use (1…
Senate Judiciary Committee Must Pass the Email Privacy Act Without Weakening Amendments
The Senate Judiciary Committee is expected to vote on the Email Privacy Act on Thursday. Senators Patrick Leahy (D-VT) and Mike Lee (R-UT) plan to…
Bill Clinton Gets Into 30-Minute Debate With A 24-Year-Old Bernie Fan
Ruby Cramer / BuzzFeed News SANTA FE, N.M. — Five different times, aides tried to drag him away from the booth where Josh Brody, a 24-year-old…
Clinton Refuses Invite to California Debate, and Sanders Asks to Recanvass Kentucky
  Hillary Clinton (Gage Skidmore / via Flickr ) Both Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders are revving up their campaigns in anticipation of the…
Former officer of the year given a rare life sentence for child pornography charges
In an unprecedented sentence for a police officer, a former cop with the Fort Pierce and Port St. Lucie police departments, was sentenced to life in…
New York City still doesn’t guarantee room for charter schools
As New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio refuses to guarantee space to charter schools (contrary to state law), these schools are unable to grow and…
Live updates from Trump rally in Anaheim: Police brace for protests as Republican arrives in California
Welcome to Essential Politics and our coverage of Donald Trump's appearance in Anaheim less than two weeks before California's presidential primary.…
State Department Inspector General Finds Hillary Clinton Violated Record-Keeping Rules
The State Department's Inspector General has determined that Hillary Clinton violated agency policies on record-keeping, according to a report it…