The White House chief of staff’s stylistic differences have obscured the extent to which he, like many Republicans, is aligned with the president on substance.
Whatever else Monday’s indictments revealed, they confirm that the president exercised extraordinarily poor judgment in staffing his campaign.
George Papadopoulos heard that Russia had "dirt" related to Hillary Clinton in the form of "thousands" of hacked emails as early as April 2016.
An indictment against him for conspiracy against the United States, conspiracy to launder money, false statements, and other charges is the first to emerge from Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election.
For years, data have shown that conservatives have moved much farther right than progressives have moved left, but that trend may be ending.
It’s Trump’s triumph that has provoked harsh critiques from Jeff Flake, Bob Corker, John McCain, and George W. Bush.
The pianist and singer, who died at 89, was one of the few remaining links to the era when jazz, blues, boogie, and R&B were melding to form a new genre.
In a blistering speech on the Senate floor, Arizona Senator Jeff Flake announced his retirement—and issued a challenge to his Republican colleagues.
The president reescalated the ongoing debate over his condolences to Gold Star families by contradicting the widow of a fallen Special Forces sergeant.
The president insists that no administration has done as much as his—echoing similar claims made at moments of difficulty.
On Monday, Trump set out to emphasize honor and integrity—and then he made a series of unsubstantiated claims.
The White House chief of staff decried the desacralization of military deaths—but it was the president he serves who politicized condolence calls.
A series of damaging stories about the president's methods of consoling grieving Gold Star families represent the president’s latest entirely self-inflicted wound.
For decades a respected but somewhat eccentric figure even within the jazz scene, the pianist and composer is at the peak of his influence as he reaches his centennial this month.
Despite claiming he was better at consoling the families of slain servicemembers than his predecessors, Trump offended the family of La David Johnson and skipped calls and letters to other grieving loved ones.
Instead of explaining to Americans why four soldiers were killed in Niger, the president commandeered the news cycle, focusing on a narrow and unrelated claim.
Donald Trump’s biggest political wins have come in dismantling existing policies, but constructive and proactive steps have eluded him.
The president touched off a brief firestorm with the unfounded charge, but real answers about why four service members were killed in Niger remain elusive.
On Obamacare subsidies, the Iran deal, and DACA, the president has taken unprecedented steps to hand executive authority back to lawmakers.
Aides have doubted prior presidents’ wisdom, health, or sobriety, but never have so many insiders treated the commander in chief like a child.