Politics


ON OUR RADAR


Former Massachusetts Gov. Bill Weld

Bill Weld: Republicans in Washington Want to Have No Presidential Election

Sunday on ABC’s “This Week,” former Massachusetts Gov. Bill Weld, who is considering a primary challenge to President Donald Trump, accused Republican lawmakers in Washington, D.C. of not wanting to have a presidential election. When asked about getting Republican support for

Democratic pollster Pat Caddell speaking at CPAC 2011 in Washington, D.C. (Gage Skidmore/Flickr)

Pinkerton: The Pat Caddell I Knew

Pat Caddell, who died on February 16, was to me one of the nicest—and most interesting—people I have ever met in politics.  

Melania-in-black-640x480

Fashion Notes: Melania Trump Struts in Monochromatic Italian Luxury

First Lady Melania Trump strutted out of the White House in a rich chocolate brown, monochromatic ensemble of Italian luxury. Mrs. Trump has been exceptionally monochromatic in her looks this week, opting for all-one-color outfits rather than prints, patterns, and

Pat Caddell speaking at the 2014 Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in National Harbor, Maryland. (Gage Skidmore/Flickr)

Pat Caddell – Pollster, Populist, and Patriot – Dies at 68

Veteran pollster Pat Caddell passed away Saturday at his home in Charleston, SC, at the age of 68. His willingness to challenge conventional political wisdom – combined with his decades of campaign experience – set him apart as a political strategist who got things right when so many others got them wrong. This was strikingly obvious in 2016, when Caddell was the sole pollster to understand Donald Trump’s voters and the New York builder’s path to victory.

US voices 'deep concern' over Tanzania rights deterioration

Heather Nauert Out as Pick for U.N. Ambassador

WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department says Heather Nauert, picked by President Donald Trump to be the next U.S. ambassador to the United Nations but never officially nominated, has withdrawn.