"I think he has made some very good choices," Sen. Elizabeth Warren, a Massachusetts Democrat, told CNN on Wednesday. Others made clear that Biden should make bolder picks if their party wins the two Georgia Senate races in January and takes control of the...
(CNN) Exactly seven weeks from today, Donald Trump won't be President anymore. And likewise, his eldest daughter, Ivanka, will be out of a job. See, Ivanka -- along with her husband, Jared Kushner -- have spent the last four years by her dad's side in Washi...
(CNN) The parents of 628 migrant children separated from their families due to Trump administration policies at the US-Mexico border between 2017 and 2018 have still not been located, according to a Wednesday court filing. The filing from the Justice Depart...
In the days after the election, Tanden quietly began to delete more than 1,000 tweets from her personal account, some of which were reviewed by CNN's KFile. In one deleted tweet from December 2017 , Tanden said, "The Republican party is gleefully supporting...
(CNN) EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler said in a statement Wednesday that he has been exposed to Covid-19 and will quarantine until he's "gone through the proper testing protocols." Wheeler said he is quarantining after consulting with his doctor and "out o...
(CNN) Ivanka Trump, the President's daughter and adviser, sat for a deposition Tuesday with investigators from the Washington, DC, attorney general's office as part of its lawsuit alleging the misuse of inaugural funds, according to a court filing. In Janua...
(CNN) The public should expect a "flurry" of pardons before President Donald Trump leaves office, a source close to the White House says, as has happened at the end of previous administrations. This source, familiar with discussions on the matter, told CNN...
(CNN) Former President Barack Obama said he "absolutely" plans on getting a Covid-19 vaccine when it's available and added that he may end up taking it on video to promote public confidence. Obama, in an interview with SiriusXM host Joe Madison scheduled to...
(CNN) White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany's husband Sean Gilmartin attended a press briefing at the White House Wednesday afternoon without a mask and ignored a request from a journalist to put one on. As McEnany briefed reporters, Gilmartin stood...
Washington (CNN) Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein said she backs California Secretary of State Alex Padilla to fill Kamala Harris' US Senate seat when she is sworn in as vice president in January. "My sense is that he's going to represent California very we...
(CNN) The US is temporarily withdrawing some staff from the US Embassy in Baghdad amid concerns of retaliation around the anniversary of the death of a powerful Iranian military commander, according to three sources familiar with the decision. One US offici...
(CNN) The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals on Wednesday ruled against the Trump administration's controversial "public charge" rule that critics say has a chilling effect on immigrants who may need to seek medical assistance, marking the latest blow against t...
We also learned Tuesday that the Department of Justice is investigating a potential presidential pardon bribery scheme , although details are few, and no charges have been leveled. CNN has also reported on Trump's consideration of pardoning:Ivanka Trump and...
(CNN) Embattled Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Stephen Hahn met with White House chief of staff Mark Meadows for second day in a row on Wednesday as President Donald Trump remains frustrated no Covid-19 vaccine has been granted US emergency appro...
Atlanta (CNN) President Donald Trump has repeatedly insisted the election results in Georgia were rigged while state election officials maintain there's no evidence of widespread fraud. In an effort to promote the falsehoods, Trump and his allies have conti...
With 36 years in the US Senate, Biden will have more experience on Capitol Hill than any other US President. Here are the most important relationships to watch between Biden and the Hill early in his administration. According to a senior Democratic Capitol...
Thank you!," Trump tweeted Tuesday night, claiming Section 230 is "a serious threat to our National Security & Election Integrity." Not the place for a rush job last minute whack at social media." "You're willing to veto the defense bill over something...
(CNN) Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell choked up on the Senate floor Wednesday as he remembered his decades long friendship with the retiring Tennessee Republican Sen. Lamar Alexander, a rare moment of raw emotion from the usually stoic Republican lea...
(CNN) The oldest state in the nation now has the nation's youngest House speaker in modern history. At 28, Ryan Fecteau is also the first openly gay person in the Maine Legislature's most powerful role, according to Maine's House Clerk and the National Conf...
(CNN) Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger said Wednesday they have seen "no substantial changes" in the state's election recount and expects to re-certify President-elect Joe Biden as the winner. News of the looming recount results is yet another...