Capitol Report: Democrats’ midterm election advantage shrinks in poll | Biden won’t rule out 2020 run

Democrats’ midterm election advantage shrinks in new poll; Joe Biden won’t rule out a 2020 presidential run; and President Trump will meet Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe this week......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 16th, 2018

Capitol Report: Biden leads Trump in early 2020 poll | Democratic super PAC spending $17 million on TV ads

Joe Biden leads President Donald Trump in a hypothetical match-up ahead of the 2020 election; a Democratic super PAC plans to spend $17 million on ads in August; the White House weighs a cut in refugees admitted to the U.S.; and more......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 1st, 2018

Capitol Report: Pelosi more popular than Trump in poll | Republicans, White House start to play midterm blame game

A private survey conducted for the Republican National Committee finds House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi to be more popular than President Donald Trump......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 21st, 2018

Capitol Report: Ryan thought Trump’s ‘Boy Scout’ nickname was a compliment | White House reportedly wants to limit citizenship for legal immigrants

What Ohio’s special election on Tuesday will say about the midterm elections; the Trump administration reportedly wants to limit citizenship for legal immigrants; a legal fund for Trump aides raises $200,000; and more......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 7th, 2018

Capitol Report: Immigration vote further delayed in House | Americans’ fear of China spikes as North Korea fades, poll shows

The House’s vote on a compromise immigration bill is further delayed; Americans’ fear of China spikes; Democrats and Republicans agree that a president shouldn’t self-pardon; and more......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 22nd, 2018

Capitol Report: SEC’s Democrats vote ‘no’ on Volcker Rule changes

The Securities and Exchange Commission approved a joint regulator proposal to amend the Volcker Rule on Tuesday but the two Democrats on the commission did not play along with the Republican majority......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 5th, 2018

Capitol Report: Energy of Trump base, progressive left to drive midterm election spending to new records

The midterm congressional elections are six months away, but there are already signs that this year’s contests will be the costliest ever......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 10th, 2018

Capitol Report: State Department spent more than $52,000 for Nikki Haley’s curtains | Michael Bloomberg reportedly plans presidential run

How much the State Department spent on curtains for U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley; Mike Bloomberg and Bernie Sanders may be 2020 presidential contenders; and House Republicans move to extend individual tax cuts......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 14th, 2018

Capitol Report: How Kavanaugh explains his baseball ticket debt | Trump’s FEMA chief under investigation over use of official cars

Brett Kavanaugh, the Supreme Court nominee who has drawn scrutiny from Democrats for the credit card debt incurred by purchasing baseball tickets, says he was paid by friends for the cost of the tickets “to the dollar.”.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 13th, 2018

Capitol Report: More approve of Mueller than Trump in new poll | George W. Bush to fundraise for Republican candidates

More approve of special counsel Robert Mueller than of President Donald Trump in a new CNN poll......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 12th, 2018

Capitol Report: Top White House economic adviser credits Trump for boom, disses Obama era

The U.S. economy is booming and the Trump White House once again says Americans have the 2016 election to thank......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 10th, 2018

The Senate Battle Simplified In One Picture

Authored by Mike Shedlock via MishTalk, The midterm election coming up in November. I expect Democrats will ta.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 4th, 2018

Capitol Report: Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court confirmation support at 38% in poll | Press should start ‘fighting back,’ says Chuck Todd

Support for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh at 38% in poll on first day of his confirmation hearings; Chuck Todd says the press should fight back in an era of attacks; Nancy Pelosi says she’s focused on retaking the House; and more......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 4th, 2018

Capitol Report: Here’s what Democrats said 20 years ago about presidents illegally covering up their sex lives

A look back at what Democrats said about sex and impeachment during the Bill Clinton years, as President Donald Trump — who denies two affairs — says the stock market would crash if he were to be impeached......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 24th, 2018

Tech giants to talk tactics to prevent midterm-election manipulation: report

Representatives of some of the biggest U.S. tech companies, including Facebook Inc. , Twitter Inc. , Alphabet's Google and Microsoft Corp. , w.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 24th, 2018

Capitol Report: Wait, what? Democrats were the majority in the U.S. Senate this week

Senate Democrats held a majority of votes in the chamber this week as Republican senators skipped out on the work this week that had been insisted on by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 17th, 2018

Capitol Report: Giuliani says Omarosa ‘lying’ about Trump and hacked emails | Two Democrats to meet with Kavanaugh

Rudy Giuliani says Omarosa Manigault N.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 15th, 2018

Capitol Report: Democrats ready to move past Michelle Obama’s ‘go high’ message | Kudlow says economy will help Republicans keep House

Democrats are reportedly ready to move past Michelle Obama’s ‘go high’ message; Larry Kudlow says Republicans will keep the House; and a GoFundMe page for fired FBI agent Peter Strzok quickly raises money......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 14th, 2018

Capitol Report: Trump hits illegal immigration wall ahead of midterms | Democrats eye smaller magic number for House majority

President Donald Trump hits an illegal immigration wall; Rep. Chris Collins calls charges against him ‘meritless’; and Democrats eye a smaller number of seats to retake the House......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 9th, 2018

Biden Leads Trump In Early 2020 Poll: Politico

Politico is out with a very early poll which estimates that former Vice President Joe Biden leads President Trump by 7 percentage poi.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 1st, 2018

Capitol Report: Hillary Clinton steps up involvement in the midterm elections | Republican leaders yawn at Trump’s shutdown threats

Hillary Clinton is getting more involved in the midterm elections; congressional Republican leaders yawn at President Donald Trump’s shutdown threats; Paul Manafort’s trial kicks off; and more......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 31st, 2018