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10h ago

Monday's Mini-Report, 1.17.22

Today's edition of quick hits.
15h ago

White House takes aim at one of Trump's most consequential mistakes

White House officials are eager to blame Donald Trump for the growing Iranian security threat. The facts are clearly on their side.
Image: A member of staff removes the Iranian flag from the stage after a group picture with foreign ministers and representatives of United States, Iran, China, Russia, Britain, Germany, France and the European Union
Image: A member of staff removes the Iranian flag from the stage after a group picture with foreign ministers and representatives of United States, Iran, China, Russia, Britain, Germany, France and the European Union
15h ago

Monday's Campaign Round-Up, 1.17.22

Today's installment of campaign-related news items from across the country.
16h ago

Biden admin clears out another controversial Trump holdover

The Biden administration's efforts to remove Trump administration holdovers clearly aren't done quite yet.
Image: A rainbow appears over the White House as birds fly nearby following a storm in Washington
Image: A rainbow appears over the White House as birds fly nearby following a storm in Washington
17h ago

Texas AG Ken Paxton accused of breaking law (yes, again)

Just when it seemed things couldn't get worse for Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, he's been accused of breaking yet another law.
Image: Ken Paxton
Image: Ken Paxton
18h ago

Virginia's Youngkin wastes no time in setting an unfortunate course

At his inauguration, Youngkin declared, "It's a new day in Virginia." That was true, though there are important differences between "new" and "better."
Gov. elect Glenn Youngkin
Gov. elect Glenn Youngkin
19h ago

Another GOP member of the Impeachment 10 heads for the exits

In theory, Republican Rep. John Katko has a compelling reason to run for re-election, but we know why he's retiring anyway.
Rep. John Katko, R-N.Y., leaves a meeting of the House Republican Conference at the Capitol Hill Club on Dec., 1, 2021.
Rep. John Katko, R-N.Y., leaves a meeting of the House Republican Conference at the Capitol Hill Club on Dec., 1, 2021.
20h ago

Reflecting on Jan. 6, Trump pushes weird new conspiracy theory

One year after the Jan. 6 riot, Trump has identified what he considers the truly important detail about the deadly events.
President Donald Trump speaks to supporters from the Ellipse near the White House on Jan. 6, 2021.
President Donald Trump speaks to supporters from the Ellipse near the White House on Jan. 6, 2021.
4d ago

Housekeeping Note, 1.14.22

I'll be away from my desk today, but I'll return to a normal publishing schedule on Monday, Jan. 17.
4d ago

Thursday's Mini-Report, 1.13.22

Today's edition of quick hits.
4d ago

Supreme Court conservatives undermine Biden's vaccine policy

The more Biden tries to contain the Covid crisis, the more he's forced to confront Republican opposition — including from Republican-appointed justices.

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