by Alice Ollstein Posted on May 29, 2015
Since 2010, the indictment claims, Hastert paid a mysterious "Individual A" $3.5 million in several installments, starting in 2010, to "compensate for and conceal his prior misconduct."
by Igor Volsky Posted on March 16, 2015
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's last minute efforts to save his fledgling campaign for a historic fourth term have widened the growing rift between the United States and its long-standing ally in the Middle East.
by Judd Legum Posted on March 9, 2015
It wasn't supposed to be this way.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on January 28, 2015
As it turns out, the American people don't much like the idea of Republican elected officials allowing the five Republican members of the Supreme Court to do their dirty work for them.
by Igor Volsky Posted on January 22, 2015
“We met with a number of government officials from many different parts of the government. There’s not a uniform view there,” Sen. John Barrasso (R-WY) said.
by Emily Atkin & Katie Valentine Posted on January 20, 2015
ThinkProgress has compiled a list of the twelve Catholic members of Congress who cite their religion as part of their political ideology, and are also on record denying climate change.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on January 20, 2015
After chastising Democrats for using a special legislative process to pass the ACA, some Republicans are debating using the same strategy to dismantle the health law.
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on January 16, 2015
No. Just, no.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on January 6, 2015
Tea party Republicans have a choice to make. They can vote for the devil they know, or they can spin the wheel on an uncertain process that could give significant leverage to Leader Pelosi.
by Kira Lerner Posted on January 5, 2015
The Texas representative said he would prioritize securing the border and eliminating a majority of regulations.