Elections

Mitch McConnell to step down from Republican Senate leadership

U.S.
Amanda Smith

WASHINGTON (AP) — Mitch McConnell, the longest-serving Senate leader in history who maintained his power in the face of dramatic convulsions in ...

Michigan’s ‘uncommitted’ vote raises questions for Biden campaign

U.S.
Amanda Smith

Arab Americans in Michigan protest Biden with ‘uncommitted’ votes Voters in Dearborn, Michigan, say they would not support President Joe Biden because ...

What would a new Palestinian government in the West Bank mean for the war in Gaza?

World
David Turner

The Palestinian Authority’s prime minister announced his government’s resignation on Monday, seen as the first step in a reform process urged by ...

Biden picks Israel over Gaza. Michigan progressives must wake him up

World
David Turner

Failure to change course on Gaza will stain the Democratic Party for generations, and four more years of Donald Trump will forever ...

Feleti Teo is named Tuvalu’s new prime minister after elections that ousted Taiwan supporter

World
David Turner

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Tuvalu’s former Attorney General Feleti Teo was named prime minister of the tiny South Pacific nation Monday after ...

Koch network halts Nikki Haley funding after South Carolina loss

U.S.
Amanda Smith

Republican presidential candidate and former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley reacts while speaking about her husband, Maj. Michael Haley, ...

Florida election bill dies quickly after political firestorm

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Sarah Wilson

‘We had a conversation, but it was a short conversation, and that’s it,’ Florida House Speaker Paul Renner told reporters. John Kennedy ...

Trump sees South Carolina primary as chance to embarrass Haley at home

U.S.
Amanda Smith

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Former President Donald Trump is looking to win his fourth straight primary state on Saturday over Nikki Haley ...

Haley vs. Trump to stay in the race

U.S.
Amanda Smith

Haley spends millions in South Carolina ahead of primary Nikki Haley has vowed to not drop out of the race before Super ...

Trump vows to support Christians in Tenn. speech

U.S.
Amanda Smith

On Friday’s episode of The Excerpt podcast: Former President Donald Trump vowed to support Christians during a Thursday speech. USA TODAY Education Reporter ...