Syndicate content POLITICO - TOP Stories
Updated: 8 hours 27 min ago

How Cotton Remade the World

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 5:13pm
The Civil War cotton shock didn't just shake the American economy.
Categories: US News

Jeb's big test

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 3:53pm
Can the former Florida governor capitalize on Romney's exit?
Categories: US News

Israeli ambassador: It's not my fault

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 3:09pm
"It was the speaker's responsibility" to notify the administration about Netanyahu's invitation, Derner says.
Categories: US News

Government sells Teapot Dome — on the level, this time

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 2:54pm
The oilfield was at the center of a major 20th century political scandal.
Categories: US News

At retreat, Dem staffers escort reporters to restroom

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 2:16pm
Reporters covering the House Democrats' retreat are experiencing some heavy security.
Categories: US News

Romney's move makes life simpler for Hill Republicans

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 1:24pm
Most members of Congress weren't even taking his flirtations with a third run that seriously.
Categories: US News

Biden to House Dems: Sell mending economy to voters

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 12:58pm
"It's becoming clearer and clearer that that decision you made, the decisions the administration fought for the were the right ones," he says.
Categories: US News

Media organizations get Romney news wrong

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 12:38pm
Early reports had Mitt Romney running in 2016.
Categories: US News

GOP chairmen to lead task force to develop Obamacare alternative

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 12:19pm
It's their most serious attempt yet to develop a health care reform package.
Categories: US News

Bloomberg Markets names executive editor

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 11:28am
Bloomberg Markets, the forthcoming project headed by Business Insider alum Joe Weisenthal, has named its first executive editor.
Categories: US News

POLITICO Podcast with Glenn Thrush: Jack Shafer & Cathy McMorris Rodgers

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 10:09am
Glenn Thrush sits down with POLITICO's new media columnist Jack Shafer to talk Bloomberg restructuring and a call from Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers to discuss the State of the Union rebuttal format.
Categories: US News

Obama unveils $215M 'precision medicine' initiative to study genes, disease

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 10:00am
The White House on Friday is revealing a program to study genes of a million Americans with the hope of gaining insight into diseases and their cures.
Categories: US News

Blumenthal slams NFL, calls for 'real commitment' on domestic violence

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 9:32am
"If the NFL is serious about its commitment to combatting domestic violence, it could contribute many times more."
Categories: US News

U.S. economy slows to 2.6 percent growth in fourth quarter

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 9:06am
A big burst in consumer spending was offset by weakness in other areas.
Categories: US News

Philly radio station releases video of Christie falling off a chair

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 8:22am
Philadelphia has yet to let New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie off the hook for his Cowboy fandom.
Categories: US News

Romney not running

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 7:27am
The surprise announcement caps three weeks of heightened will-he-or-won't-he speculation.
Categories: US News

Warren backers fund poll stoking Clinton doubts

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 5:41am
Warren donors pay for a poll intended to show that Clinton does not excite the base.
Categories: US News

Obama veers left

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 5:30am
It's a progressive's dream version of Obama, untethered from earlier centrist leanings and flirtations with "grand bargains."
Categories: US News

Biden urges support for Central America aid package

Thu, 01/29/2015 - 11:22pm
The $1 billion economic aid package is planned for three Central American countries.
Categories: US News

Obama to House Dems: Don't read Huffington Post

Thu, 01/29/2015 - 10:39pm
The president tells House Democrats not to read the site for information on trade issues.
Categories: US News

Recent Comments