Category: Politics

Potential 2020 Democrats are already facing pressure from the left

The next presidential election may still be two years away, but progressive activists are already trying to get potential 2020 Democratic contenders on the record about key priorities on the left, from defunding US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to reforming Wall Street. Familiar names being talked about for 2020 — Sens. Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth […]

James Comey: I don’t agree with the IG report, but “this is how the process is supposed to work”

The Justice Department’s inspector general report on the FBI’s activities ahead of the 2016 election and then-FBI Director James Comey’s conduct contains some pretty tough criticism. It says Comey “clearly and dramatically” departed from FBI norms in the Hillary Clinton email investigation and made a “serious error of judgment” in sending a letter to Congress […]