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Long before his own nomination, Supreme Court hopeful Brett Kavanaugh fought partisan battles over judges

One email that future Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh received at the White House in 2002 linked four people later nominated to the high court.         

August 13 USA TODAY - WASHINGTON

Why did 2 of Trump's aides feel the need to record him?

We've entered a new plane of reality where the question of who secretly recorded President Donald Trump doing what without his knowledge has become an ...

August 13 CNN POLITICS

Rep. Keith Ellison denies 'dragging' ex-girlfriend off bed in video

Rep. Keith Ellison denies abuse allegations after his ex-girlfriend's son wrote on Facebook that he saw a video of Ellison dragging his mom off a bed.         

August 13 USA TODAY - WASHINGTON

Kasich responds to Trump's Twitter attack with a laughing Putin GIF

If a picture is worth a thousand words, how many words is a GIF worth?

August 13 CNN POLITICS

Tex-mex restaurant facing backlash after taking photo with Jeff Sessions

A Houston restaurant has come under fire after a photo with U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions began circulating online.         

August 13 USA TODAY - WASHINGTON

Trump blames Ohio's John Kasich for tight congressional race

The president has taken credit for Troy Balderson's apparent victory, but Democrat Danny O'Connor has yet to concede in 12th Congressional District.         

August 13 USA TODAY - WASHINGTON

Why the firing of Peter Strzok changes the Russia investigation less than you think

The firing of Peter Strzok -- the FBI agent who sent a series of anti-Trump texts to a woman he was having an affair with even as he was part of ...

August 13 CNN POLITICS

Manafort Trial’s Spectators: ‘Why Go to Cancun’ When You Can See History?

People lined up last to enter the United States District Court in Alexandria, Va., where Paul Manafort’s trial is taking place.

August 13 NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

For Voters Sick of Money in Politics, a New Pitch: No PAC Money Accepted

Dean Phillips, a Democrat running for Congress in Minnesota’s Third District, has foresworn all PAC donations, including those from labor unions and fellow ...

August 13 NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

Peter Strzok, F.B.I. Agent Who Criticized Trump in Texts, Is Fired

Peter Strzok, a top F.B.I. counterintelligence agent who was taken off the special counsel investigation after his disparaging texts about President Trump ...

August 13 NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS