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Trump Tries to Flip the Script on Democracy After Biden’s Withdrawal

Trump Tries to Flip the Script on Democracy After Biden’s Withdrawal

Politics
Amanda Smith

Ever since rioters stormed the Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021, the Democratic Party has sought to claim the mantle of democracy, painting ...

Secret Service director faces mounting calls to resign over Trump assassination attempt

Secret Service director faces mounting calls to resign over Trump assassination attempt

U.S.
Amanda Smith

U.S. Secret Service Director Kimberly Cheatle testifies before the House Oversight and Accountability Committee on July 22, 2024. The beleaguered leader of ...

Kamala Harris won’t preside over Netanyahu’s speech to Congress as he looks to shore up U.S. support

Kamala Harris won’t preside over Netanyahu’s speech to Congress as he looks to shore up U.S. support

Politics
Amanda Smith

Vice President Kamala Harris will not preside over Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu‘s joint address to Congress on Wednesday. Instead, Sen. Ben Cardin, ...

Republicans like Trump and Vance saying the president should resign are wrong.

Republicans like Trump and Vance saying the president should resign are wrong.

U.S.
Amanda Smith

Republicans did not fall out of a coconut tree, and they had their talking points ready by the time Joe Biden left ...

Harris to visit battleground Wisconsin in first rally as Democrats coalesce around her for president

Harris to visit battleground Wisconsin in first rally as Democrats coalesce around her for president

Politics
Amanda Smith

WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Kamala Harris is making her first visit to a battleground state Tuesday after locking up enough support ...

Trump appeals civil fraud judgment against his company in New York case

Trump appeals civil fraud judgment against his company in New York case

Politics
Amanda Smith

Lawyers for Donald Trump on Monday appealed a civil fraud judgment from February that found the former president and his company liable ...

Analysis-Cracks in US stock market calm boost allure of portfolio protection

Analysis-Cracks in US stock market calm boost allure of portfolio protection

Business
Jessica Roberts

By Saqib Iqbal Ahmed (Reuters) – Investors are eyeing portfolio protection from a potentially rough stretch in U.S. stocks as they face ...

House committee skewers Secret Service director for not answering major questions on Trump assassination attempt

House committee skewers Secret Service director for not answering major questions on Trump assassination attempt

Politics
Amanda Smith

Secret Service Director Kimberly Cheatle was skewered by a visibly frustrated House Oversight Committee on Monday after she said she took responsibility ...

Harris takes digs at Trump in first visit to campaign headquarters

Harris takes digs at Trump in first visit to campaign headquarters

Politics
Amanda Smith

Vice President Kamala Harris said Monday that she knows how to take on Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump in her first campaign ...

Democrats rally around Harris as her campaign takes shape: From the Politics Desk

Democrats rally around Harris as her campaign takes shape: From the Politics Desk

Politics
Amanda Smith

Welcome to the online version of From the Politics Desk, an evening newsletter that brings you the NBC News Politics team’s latest ...