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Republicans warn that Trump’s critique of Clinton’s ‘look’ fuels accusations of sexism
The GOP nominee has been criticizing his opponent’s vigor and appearance.
1185 points by The Washington Post | John McCain George W. Bush Donald Trump Hillary Rodham Clinton Newt Gingrich Barack Obama Republican Party President of the United States
While discussing what Clinton's cough means about her health, Gingrich starts coughing
Campaign 2016 updates: Donald Trump lays out his military spending plan Sept. 7, 2016, 12:42 p.m. Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton will appear back-to-back at a town hall on military issues in New York.. Trump says he'd restore defense spending but comes up short on how he'd pay for itTrump ends...
2100 points by Los Angeles Times | Bill Clinton Hillary Rodham Clinton Newt Gingrich President of the United States United States House of Representatives Speaker of the United States House of Representatives George W. Bush Democratic Party
House race trial run for Dems, GOP ahead of midterms
ATLANTA (AP) — The scramble to succeed Health Secretary Tom Price as Georgia congressman provides Republicans and Democrats with a trial run for next year's elections, which will center on the popularity and agenda of Price's new boss, President Donald…
-2 points by Arizona Daily Star | Newt Gingrich Elections Republican Party Election United States Senate Hillary Rodham Clinton United States House of Representatives United States
President Trump's EPA is facing fire amid efforts to rein in agency
With a president who campaigned to abolish it, the regulatory agency faces its toughest test.       
64 points by USA Today | George W. Bush United States Environmental Protection Agency President of the United States Bill Clinton Republican Party Barack Obama Newt Gingrich Richard Nixon
My 22-year marriage didn’t survive Trump’s election
A longtime Washington state couple took each other to have and to hold, for better or for worse – until Donald Trump forced them apart. Gayle McCormick, of Bellingham, was shocked when her hubby of 22 years, Bill, mentioned he was planning on voting for Trump during the primaries, Reuters reported. “My jaw kind of...
5751 points by New York Post | Newt Gingrich United States House of Representatives Percentage point Donald Trump Friendship Voting Debut albums Callista Gingrich
S.E. Cupp: Spicer has a problem in Melissa McCarthy
The new target of SNL parody needs to embrace the attention--like many politicians have successfully done before him--and avoid angry Trumpian reactions, writes SE Cupp.
1357 points by CNN | Bill Clinton President of the United States Newt Gingrich White House Comedy George H. W. Bush Republican Party Dick Cheney
Health Savings Accounts: Another conservative 'reform' nostrum that chiefly benefits the rich
With Obamacare repeal-and-replace on the table, a favorite healthcare “reform” of Republicans and conservatives is about to have another day in the sun: Health Savings Accounts. They sound good—tax-exempt personal slush funds that can be used to pay out-of-pocket medical expenses—but for the average...
1547 points by Los Angeles Times | Health insurance Progressive tax Taxation Tax Income tax Health savings account Newt Gingrich Taxation in the United States
Report: Gingrich: I will not be in the Cabinet
Well there’s one name you can stop speculating about.       
59 points by USA Today | Speaker of the United States House of Representatives Newt Gingrich Dick Cheney Contract with America Donald Trump Republican Revolution Callista Gingrich Tom DeLay
Gingrich says he won't hold Cabinet post under Trump
"I want to be free to network across the whole system and look at what we have to do to succeed," Gingrich said.
2179 points by The Washington Post | Newt Gingrich Speaker of the United States House of Representatives President of the United States Republican Party United States House of Representatives Contract with America Republican Revolution Donald Trump
Trump meeting with Japan’s Prime Minister, possible cabinet choices
President-elect Donald Trump, a foreign policy novice, deepened his focus on national security Thursday, preparing to meet with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe after talks with Henry Kissinger and a possible contender to be his top diplomat.
4 points by The Denver Post | Barack Obama Rudy Giuliani Donald Trump Newt Gingrich United States Cabinet Democratic Party United States Secretary of State Henry Kissinger
Sean Hannity tops list of highest paid TV News hosts
The Fox News host tops the New York Observer's "Rich List of 2016" of New Yorkers working in media.
41 points by Daily News | Fox News Channel Fox Broadcasting Company Sean Hannity The O'Reilly Factor Hannity Newt Gingrich MSNBC Donald Trump
Trump meeting with Japan's prime minister, possible Cabinet choices
President-elect Donald Trump, a foreign policy novice, deepened his focus on national security Thursday, preparing to meet with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe after talks with Henry Kissinger and a possible contender to be his top diplomat. Trump also rolled out new teams that will interact...
69 points by Chicago Tribune | Barack Obama Rudy Giuliani Donald Trump Newt Gingrich United States Cabinet United States Secretary of State Henry Kissinger Democratic Party
Sex or cybersecurity? 40 percent of Americans pick abstinence if it means they won't be hacked: Poll
Nearly four in ten Americans would rather be abstinent for a year than risk being hacked, according to the results of survey published Thursday. Harris Poll interviewed more than 2,000 adults last month on the topic of cybersecurity, and found Americans aren't entirely unwilling to skip a years' worth of ...
15 points by The Washington Times | Hillary Rodham Clinton Donald Trump Newt Gingrich Indra Nooyi Ivana Trump Fred Trump
The new yule log: Trump Tower elevator now livestreamed on C-SPAN
The ups and downs of President-elect Donald Trump’s transition to the White House are now being livestreamed.
134 points by Daily News | Newt Gingrich Donald Trump Speaker of the United States House of Representatives Ivanka Trump The Apprentice Republican Party Trump Tower Donald Trump Jr.
Trump meeting with Japan’s PM, possible cabinet choices
Trump also rolled out new teams that will interact with the State Department, Pentagon, Justice Department and other national security agencies.
2 points by Chicago Sun-Times | Rudy Giuliani Barack Obama United States Cabinet Donald Trump Newt Gingrich Democratic Party United States Secretary of State President of the United States
Donald Trump sends 'landing parties' to federal agencies to prepare handover
President-elect Donald Trump deployed "landing teams" Thursday to prepare the handover of federal agencies, said transition team officials, first focusing on those responsible for national security and then expanding to other departments. The teams focused on national security will go to work Thursday at the Defense Department, State Department, National ...
1 points by The Washington Times | Hillary Rodham Clinton Donald Trump Newt Gingrich Indra Nooyi Ivana Trump Fred Trump
Trump meeting with Japan's PM, possible cabinet choices
President-elect Donald Trump, a foreign policy novice, was deepening his focus on national security Thursday, meeting with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, as well as a former secretary of state and a possible contender ...
-2 points by Las Vegas Sun | Rudy Giuliani Barack Obama United States Cabinet Donald Trump Newt Gingrich Democratic Party United States Secretary of State President of the United States
Trump says transition efforts going 'smoothly,' others say advisers 'fighting for power'
President-elect Donald Trump and his team on Wednesday vigorously rejected charges of turmoil and infighting roiling efforts to set up his White House, national security and economic teams. A week after his upset victory, Trump said the enormous endeavor was proceeding "so smoothly." Trump dished...
139 points by Chicago Tribune | Barack Obama Joe Biden Republican Party Democratic Party Donald Trump Rudy Giuliani Newt Gingrich United States presidential election 2008
Trump: No transition turmoil, efforts going ‘so smoothly’
President-elect Donald Trump and his team on Wednesday vigorously rejected charges of turmoil and infighting roiling efforts to set up his White House, national security and economic teams. A week after his upset victory, Trump said the enormous endeavor was proceeding “so smoothly.”Trump dished out...
-1 points by Concord Monitor | Joe Biden Barack Obama Donald Trump Newt Gingrich Republican Party Democratic Party United States Senate Donald Trump Jr.
Megadonors shower attention on congressional races with late money surge
The Adelsons and other wealthy givers are helping intensify the ad wars.
61 points by The Washington Post | 2008 Republican National Convention Newt Gingrich John McCain Mitt Romney United States Senate Hedge fund Sheldon Adelson Republican Party
Sheldon Adelson Focuses on Congressional Races, Despite Donald Trump’s Pleas
Mr. Adelson, the Las Vegas casino magnate, donated $40 million to Republicans in House and Senate races, with only $5 million going to Mr. Trump’s presidential efforts.
1833 points by The New York Times | United States Senate Newt Gingrich Sheldon Adelson Senate Mitt Romney Thomas S. Ricketts Political campaign United States House of Representatives
Poll: Trump barely edges Clinton in Georgia
Georgia hasn’t voted for a Democrat for president in more than two decades, but a new Monmouth University poll out Monday shows the 2016 ele...       
59 points by USA Today | Georgia Democracy Newt Gingrich Voting Barack Obama Hillary Rodham Clinton Tennessee Democratic Party