With lie-filled ‘nationalist’ war on caravan, transgender people, Trump moves U.S. toward tyranny | Will Bunch

Campaigning for midterm candidates with lies and hate, Trump is taking America to a place it's never been before.

The Supreme Court’s 30 years war is finally over | Opinion

The confirmation of Justice Brett Kavanaugh brings to the Supreme Court a fifth conservative, and the reconfigured court is about to raise the curtain on a new age.

The Supreme Court’s 30 years war is finally over | Opinion

The confirmation of Justice Brett Kavanaugh brings to the Supreme Court a fifth conservative, and the reconfigured court is about to raise the curtain on a new age.

Gun control, once a third rail, now a key issue as Democrats seek to control House

Activists say gun control is mobilizing voters as it never has– and Democrats hoping to flip the U.S. House are embracing the issue to draw votes.

Gun control, once a third rail, now a key issue as Democrats seek to control House

Activists say gun control is mobilizing voters as it never has– and Democrats hoping to flip the U.S. House are embracing the issue to draw votes.

AP-NORC Poll: Just 1 in 4 thinks Kavanaugh told entire truth

Just 1 in 4 people thinks Brett Kavanaugh was completely honest during his testimony during a pivotal Senate hearing

AP-NORC Poll: Just 1 in 4 thinks Kavanaugh told entire truth

Just 1 in 4 people thinks Brett Kavanaugh was completely honest during his testimony during a pivotal Senate hearing
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Fury over reported federal plan targeting transgender people

LGBT leaders are reacting furiously to a report the Trump administration is considering a new definition of gender that would effectively deny federal recognition and civil rights protections to transgender Americans

Fury over reported federal plan targeting transgender people

LGBT leaders are reacting furiously to a report the Trump administration is considering a new definition of gender that would effectively deny federal recognition and civil rights protections to transgender Americans

Pa. lieutenant governor candidate Jeff Bartos of Montco is a calm ballast on the Republican ticket

Montgomery County real estate developer Jeff Bartos, the Republican nominee for lieutenant governor in Pennsylvania, talks up on the campaign trail the state's potential for growth while vowing to cut taxes and regulations.

TV stations stop airing ad alleging Democrat Scott Wallace helped fund cop-killer Mumia Abu-Jamal’s defense

The ad claims that Wallace "funded Jamal's legal defense." The super PAC has provided no evidence to support that.

Pa.'s outdoor spaces at risk due to Congressional neglect. Here's what needs to change

Overall, outdoor recreation contributes a staggering $29.1 billion annually to the Pa. economy and generates $1.9 billion in state and local tax revenue that funds our public schools and the vital social programs that our communities depend on.

Kremlin concerned over Trump’s decision to leave arms treaty

The Kremlin says it is concerned about U.S. President Donald Trump's intention to withdraw from a landmark nuclear weapons treaty

Four years later, Pa. lawmaker from Philly charged in sting case faces trial

Pennsylvania State Rep. Vanessa Lowery Brown (D., Philadelphia) is the last remaining defendant in an investigation launched eight years ago by the state Attorney General's Office.

Why Congress shouldn’t emulate Amazon | Opinion

A $15 wage may work for the supersized retailer, but it won't for the country's smallest.

A closer look at school funding in Pa. governor race | Analysis

Both Gov. Wolf and challenger Scott Wagner are sticking to platitudes when it comes to paying for public education.

Can knocking on 17,000 doors in a weekend help Andy Kim beat Rep. Tom MacArthur in N.J.?

No, they don't want candy. This season, the knock at your door is likely to be your friendly neighborhood political canvasser.

How Pennsylvania’s legislature gets away with not helping victims of child sex abuse | John Baer

It should be no surprise that Harrisburg turned its back on survivors. The legislative culture allows it.

Trump, Saudis, money … and a murder. We need a new Congress to find out what really happened | Will Bunch

The trail leading to Jamal Khashoggi's murder is littered with years of Trump and his greediest hangers-on chasing — and often getting — Saudi petrodollars.
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