U.S. Republican unveils bill calling for carbon tax
A Republican lawmaker in the U.S. House of Representatives unveiled a bill calling for a carbon tax on Monday, saying he hoped the legislation would at the very least renew a U.S. debate on climate change that has languished for a decade.
'You're young and naive' Republican tells teen over climate change question
A Pennsylvania candidate for governor calls an 18-year-old "naive" for asking about climate change.
Trump says he 'gave up nothing' at Putin meeting
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he "gave up nothing" at last week's private meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin but remained elusive about their conversation as fellow Republicans and other critics questioned any potential deals.
Georgia lawmaker uses racial slur in Showtime series
ATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia lawmaker is seen using racial slurs and dropping his pants in an episode of Sasha Baron Cohen’s Showtime series “Who Is America?”. In Sunday night’s broadcast , Republican Rep. Jason Spencer of Woodbine repeatedly uses a racial slur for African Americans and later exposes his bottom after being told it [...]
Wavering Rand sets off Supreme Court spectacle
The Kentucky Republican says he's genuinely undecided on whether to back Brett Kavanaugh. His vote could be decisive.
Sacha Baron Cohen Is Duping Republicans. Is He the James O’Keefe of the Left?
Mr. Cohen’s Showtime series, “Who Is America,” has used deception to embarrass G.O.P. figures, similar to the way Mr. O’Keefe’s Project Veritas has targeted liberals.
With governor’s race, Georgia auditions as 2020 swing state
ATLANTA (AP) — Move over, Ohio. Make room, Florida and Pennsylvania. Georgia wants in on the swing-state action. The state’s gubernatorial contest comes into greater focus Tuesday after Republicans choose between Brian Kemp, who is endorsed by President Donald Trump, and Casey Cagle, who is backed by the incumbent GOP governor. The victor in their [...]
News Analysis: How a Trump Decision Revealed a G.O.P. Memo’s Shaky Foundation
Documents released over the weekend plainly demonstrated that key elements of Republicans’ claims about the F.B.I.’s surveillance of Carter Page were misleading or false.
Gowdy: Trump advisers should consider quitting over RussiaOlder articles »
The South Carolina Republican chastised Trump for inviting Putin to Washington this fall.