Stories in the category Politics
February 16, 2017 at 8:58am
As it struggles to assemble a cabinet and to replace a national security adviser who has resigned and a labor secretary nominee who has withdrawn, the Trump administration takes on a new challenge: stanching leaks from U.S. intelligence.
February 7, 2017 at 1:37pm
Donald Trump’s controversial nomination of Republican contributor Betsy DeVos to head the Education Department received Senate confirmation Tuesday, with the tie-breaking vote of Vice President Mike Pence.
January 30, 2017 at 9:06am
Seven weeks ago, the president-elect made nice with the titans of tech, sitting down with them at Trump Tower and pledging government support.
January 22, 2017 at 1:25pm
From above, from the bird’s eye view of helicopters or satellites, the crowd was massive.
January 19, 2017 at 8:22am
The annual meeting in Davos brings together the elite of business and foreign relations - the supposed antithesis of Donald Trump’s views on governance.
January 12, 2017 at 11:14am
We’re not sure that the president-elect is doing L.L. Bean any favors.
January 12, 2017 at 8:37am
When critics complain about the big-money nominees in Donald Trump’s cabinet, they focus on billionaire investor Wilbur Ross (Commerce), Amway in-law Betsy DeVos (Education), former Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson (State) and Goldman Sachs alum Steve Mnuchin (Treasury).
January 11, 2017 at 2:05pm
Russia dominated the confirmation hearing Wednesday of Secretary of State nominee Rex Tillerson.
January 10, 2017 at 12:23pm
Members of the Congressional Black Caucus, including fellow Sen. Cory Booker and civil rights icon John Lewis, are expected to testify at the confirmation of Sen. Jeff Sessions.
December 30, 2016 at 1:41am
The Obama administration leveled sanctions Thursday against Russia for its attempts to sway the 2016 election.
December 23, 2016 at 10:03am
Luz Towns-Miranda, mother of Hamilton creator and star Lin-Manuel Miranda, recently joined the board of the Planned Parenthood Action Fund.
December 22, 2016 at 11:50am
Either way, Kate McKinnon had job security.
December 22, 2016 at 11:00am
Reform, as defined by the incoming administration, can usually be translated as “less government involvement.”
December 16, 2016 at 10:25am
The shadow of Charles Erwin Wilson hovers over Donald Trump.
December 15, 2016 at 4:00pm
With every new administration comes a shift in influence among the country’s major think tanks.
December 14, 2016 at 3:14pm
Our interactive map of Russia’s route to the U.S. election.
December 13, 2016 at 10:33am
Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry has been tapped as the Trump administration’s first energy secretary.
December 13, 2016 at 9:39am
Exxon Mobil is a client of consulting firm RiceHadleyGates. Money well spent.
December 13, 2016 at 7:49am
Donald Trump draws closer to Moscow with his naming of Exxon Mobil CEO Rex W. Tillerson as secretary of state.
December 8, 2016 at 12:30pm
Andrew F. Puzder, chief executive of CKE Restaurants, is Donald Trump’s choice to lead the Department of Labor.