Seniors to get a break on Medicare Part B premiums in 2023

September 27, 2022 at 23:27

CNN —Medicare beneficiaries will see their Part B premiums decrease in 2023, the first time in more than a decade that the tab will be lower than the year before, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services announced Tuesday. Medicare beneficiaries had t...

Mitch McConnell gives big boost to electoral bill in response to January 6 attack

September 27, 2022 at 20:05

The chaos that came to a head on January 6th of last year certainly underscored the need for an update,” added McConnell. Among the differences: The number of lawmakers who would be required to force the House and Senate to vote to overturn a state’s certif...

Newest addition to Trump's legal team sidelined in Mar-a-Lago search case

September 27, 2022 at 18:55

CNN —The newest addition to former President Donald Trump’s legal team, Chris Kise, has been sidelined from the Mar-a-Lago documents investigation less than a month after he was brought on to represent Trump in the matter, two sources familiar with the move...

DOJ declares seized Mar-a-Lago materials list full and accurate despite Trump's claims of planted evidence

September 27, 2022 at 09:55

CNN —The Justice Department submitted, as part of the special master review of the Mar-a-Lago search, a slightly revised inventory of the materials seized in the search, along with an FBI affidavit indicating that the new inventory fully reflects what was t...

'Let's get right to the violence': New documentary film footage shows Roger Stone pre-Election Day

September 27, 2022 at 04:33

“F**k the voting, let’s get right to the violence,” Stone can be heard saying, according to footage provided by a Danish documentary film crew and obtained by CNN. The filmmakers, Christoffer Guldbrandsen and Frederik Marbell, followed Stone for portions of...

Here's a nightmare scenario for election reform

September 26, 2022 at 17:47

CNN —Ghosts of the 2020 election continue to haunt the US system of government. The Supreme Court, meanwhile, could be headed in the direction of conjuring anti-democratic nightmares if its conservative majority chooses to bless part of the oddball legal th...

Meadows texts reveal direct White House communications with pro-Trump operative behind plans to seize voting machines

September 26, 2022 at 13:02

The suit demanded state election officials hand over voting machines and other election equipment, as part of the hunt for evidence to support Trump’s baseless claims of voter fraud. In relaying the news to Meadows, Waldron said the decision would allow opp...

A mysterious nine second call from the White House to January 6 rioter, but no clear answers why

September 26, 2022 at 12:58

Washington CNN —At 4:34 pm on January 6, 2021, a cell phone registered to a Capitol rioter who had stormed the building, received a phone call from a White House landline, according to records obtained by CNN. Who placed the call and why remains a mystery,...

Democrats are warming to a Biden 2024 campaign. They're just not sure if he'll run.

September 25, 2022 at 16:39

(CNN) Many Democratic leaders, operatives and officials are cautiously warming to the idea of President Joe Biden running for reelection in 2024, dozens of high-ranking Democrats told CNN. But as much as most Democrats would love to be finished with the end...

Trump-backed GOP pick for Michigan AG has been a vocal supporter of election lies. Emails show just how far he's gone for the cause

September 22, 2022 at 23:16

Former President Donald Trump endorses Matthew DePerno for GOP Michigan attorney general nominee during a rally on April 2, 2022 near Washington, Michigan. But that fairy tale continues to stoke demands that voting machines be scrapped and the vote in Novem...

House Republicans rally around midterm agenda as McCarthy plots path to power

September 22, 2022 at 20:22

McCarthy spent over a year collecting input from members and crafting a proposed legislative agenda, which he dubbed the “Commitment to America” and modeled after the GOP’s infamous “Contract with America” that helped propel the party to power in 1994. “Ele...

QAnon fans celebrate Trump's latest embrace of the conspiracy

September 22, 2022 at 10:34

CNN —Supporters of QAnon on former President Donald Trump’s social media platform have celebrated what they see as his renewed embrace of the conspiracy theory over the past week after he shared a meme that was viewed as one of his most brazen nods to QAnon...

What to know about the civil fraud lawsuit Donald Trump and family face in New York

September 22, 2022 at 00:52

CNN —An intricately detailed, 200-plus page civil lawsuit lays out New York Attorney General Letitia James’ case that former President Donald Trump, three of his children, his companies and his business executives defrauded lenders, insurers and other entit...

Here are the Trump properties at the center of the New York attorney general's lawsuit against the former President and his family

September 21, 2022 at 22:47

(CNN) New York Attorney General Letitia James on Wednesday filed a civil fraud lawsuit against former President Donald Trump , three of his children and his business. Trump TowerNEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 24: Trump Tower stands on Fifth Avenue in Manhattan on Au...

Trump's loans vs. your loans

September 21, 2022 at 22:02

CNN —It was a bad day for borrowed money, and it was a bad day for former President Donald Trump. The Federal Reserve jacked up interest rates again , moving into uncharted territory to fight the inflationary fire previous rate hikes did not tamp down. The...

GOP congressional candidate said US suffered from women's suffrage and praised organization trying to repeal 19th Amendment

September 21, 2022 at 21:25

(CNN) A Michigan candidate for the US House backed by former President Donald Trump once railed against giving women the right to vote, arguing that America has "suffered" since women's suffrage. Anne Marie Schieber, a spokesperson for Gibbs' campaign told...

Takeaways from the first hearing with the Mar-a-Lago search special master

September 20, 2022 at 22:44

(CNN) A court hearing in Brooklyn on Tuesday gave the public its first glimpse of how Judge Raymond Dearie , a senior judge who's been tapped to serve as a special master in the Mar-a-Lago search dispute, will approach the job of reviewing materials seized...

New footage confirms fake Trump elector spent hours inside Georgia elections office day it was breached

September 20, 2022 at 13:09

Washington (CNN) Newly obtained surveillance video shows for the first time what happened inside a Georgia county elections office the day its voting systems are known to have been breached on January 7, 2021. A Republican county official in Georgia and ope...

These male politicians are pushing for women who receive abortions to be punished with prison time

September 20, 2022 at 12:51

Louisiana State Rep. Danny McCormick, pastor Brian Gunter and attorney Bradley Pierce (right to left) urged state lawmakers to move their bill, HB 813, out of committee earlier this year. "We need to take a deep breath," said Melissa Flournoy, a former stat...

The Supreme Court can't escape the 2020 presidential race and is already involved in 2024 politics

September 20, 2022 at 11:02

CNN —An obscure legal theory promoted by allies of former President Donald Trump during the effort to overturn the 2020 presidential election will soon have its day before the Supreme Court. “This case could unsettle almost every aspect of federal election...