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Trump Considering Openly Gay Diplomat as UN Ambassador?

Trump Considering Openly Gay Diplomat as UN Ambassador?

By Kilian Melloy | Oct 19
Reports suggest that President Trump has openly gay diplomat Richard Grenell in mind as Nikki Haley's successor as Ambassador to the United Nations.

New D.C. Bill Could Expand Care for LGBT Seniors, People With HIV

New D.C. Bill Could Expand Care for LGBT Seniors, People With HIV

Oct 19
D.C. Councilmember Mary Cheh has introduced first-of-its-kind legislation to better protect and support LGBT elders and older people living with HIV in the District of Columbia.

Trump Praises Montana Congressman Who Body-Slammed Reporter

Trump Praises Montana Congressman Who Body-Slammed Reporter

By Zeke Miller and Ashley Thomas | Oct 19
President Donald Trump praised a Republican congressman for body-slamming a reporter last year, calling him a "tough cookie" and saying he thinks it might have helped him win election in Montana.

Medicare for All? CMS Chief Says Think Again

Medicare for All? CMS Chief Says Think Again

By Phil Galewitz | Oct 18
The Trump administration's top Medicare official Tuesday slammed the federal health program as riddled with problems that hinder care to beneficiaries, increase costs for taxpayers and escalate fraud and abuse.

Pelosi Outlines Agenda if Democrats Retake House

Pelosi Outlines Agenda if Democrats Retake House

By Lisa Mascaro | Oct 18
Projecting confidence about her party's chances, Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi outlined five of the top 10 agenda items Democrats will pursue if they retake the House in next month's election.

Democrats' Not-So-Secret Plan to Fight Midterm Malaise

Democrats' Not-So-Secret Plan to Fight Midterm Malaise

By Juana Summers | Oct 17
Less than three weeks before Election Day, Democrats are sparing nothing to make sure their voters head to the polls. It's all part of an effort to avoid the disappointment of previous elections when low turnout dashed high expectations.

Trump Tells AP He Won't Accept Blame if GOP Loses House

Trump Tells AP He Won't Accept Blame if GOP Loses House

By Catherine Lucey, Jonathan Lemire and Zeke Miller | Oct 17
Facing the prospect of bruising electoral defeat in congressional elections, President Donald Trump said he won't accept the blame if his party loses control of the House in November.

Elizabeth Warren's DNA Claim Inflames Some Native Americans

Elizabeth Warren's DNA Claim Inflames Some Native Americans

By Sean Murphy | Oct 16
The DNA test that Sen. Elizabeth Warren used to try to rebut the ridicule of President Donald Trump angered some Native Americans, who complained that the genetic analysis cheapens the identities of tribal members with deeper ties to the Indian past.

Doing it His Way: Warren Emulates Trump as She Taunts Him

Doing it His Way: Warren Emulates Trump as She Taunts Him

By Laurie Kellman | Oct 16
She took the DNA test President Donald Trump urged, and he mocked her for it. Now Sen. Elizabeth Warren is taking a page from Trump's playbook, hitting back in personal terms and calling him "creepy" on Twitter.

WATCH: Randy Rainbow to First Lady in Hilarious New Video: 'Just Be Best!'

WATCH: Randy Rainbow to First Lady in Hilarious New Video: 'Just Be Best!'

Oct 16
Song parodist Randy Rainbow's newest "Fake Exclusive" interview drops the political satirist opposite First Lady Melania Trump in a musical mini-extravaganza that's downright fierce.

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