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|Democrats are scrapping one of the central planks of President Biden's agenda in a bid for Sen. Joe Manchin's support
Democrats are expected to scrap paid family and medical leave from their cornerstone economic and climate package, discarding one of the central planks of President Joe Biden's proposal as they scramble to strike a deal with holdout senators, according to multiple people familiar with the talks.
POSTED OCTOBER 27, 2021 10:02 PM
|Joe Manchin has made millions from coal. His ties are facing new scrutiny as Democrats scramble for a climate and economic deal
West Virginia Sen. Joe Manchin's long-standing financial ties to the coal industry are facing fresh scrutiny following his opposition to key elements of a sweeping climate and economic package that Democrats are scrambling to reach a deal on this week.
POSTED OCTOBER 27, 2021 11:00 PM
|Tapper to Pelosi: Frustrated with Sinema and Manchin?
CNN's Jake Tapper asks Speaker of the House Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) about how she feels about two Senate Democrat holdouts, Sen. Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ) and Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV), who are essential to pass a large social safety net bill without Republican support through a process called reconciliation.
POSTED OCTOBER 24, 2021 1:56 PM
|Analysis: Is Joe Manchin serious?
To hear Joe Manchin tell it, his life is really hard.
POSTED OCTOBER 27, 2021 10:31 PM
|Analysis: Elon Musk used government money to build Tesla. But he fears a tax on billionaires
Think of the billionaire tax as the Tesla solution to Democrats' search for revenue to pay for their expansion of the social safety net ... if only they can convince Sen. Joe Manchin, the West Virginia Democrat.
POSTED OCTOBER 27, 2021 10:21 PM
|Opinion: How to tax Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos
The Billionaires' Tax Plan being floated by Senate Finance Committee Chair Ron Wyden is an excellent first step in getting the wealthiest Americans to pay something, after a century of nothingness.
POSTED OCTOBER 26, 2021 11:46 PM
|Judge: Men Rittenhouse shot can't be called 'victims'
• See legal analyst's reaction to judge's decision
• Opinion: He shot them dead, but judge won't let them be called 'victims
POSTED OCTOBER 27, 2021 10:30 PM
|'When do we get to use the guns?': Man shut down at right-wing event
• SE Cupp explains why we should take this attendee seriously
POSTED OCTOBER 27, 2021 7:24 PM
|Taylor Greene invested as much as $50,000 in Trump SPAC before stock plunged
Georgia Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene bought as much as $50,000 worth of shares in a shell company that is merging with former President Donald Trump's new media venture, according to a financial disclosure form.
POSTED OCTOBER 27, 2021 6:54 PM
|'Completely damning' video of Trump's legal adviser emerges
A video captured by a Democratic activist shows conservative lawyer John Eastman, who had worked with then-President Donald Trump's legal team, criticizing former Vice President Mike Pence for not overturning the 2020 election results. CNN legal analyst Ellie Honig discusses.
POSTED OCTOBER 27, 2021 3:38 PM
|Alec Baldwin 'Rust' shooting 'is a very complicated case,' police say: 'It’s a puzzle'
Police emphasized how complicated the case involving the shooting at the "Rust" movie set actually is during a press conference Wednesday.
POSTED OCTOBER 27, 2021 11:12 PM
|Jesse Watters torches AG Merrick Garland as 'corrupt puppet of the radical left' after Capitol Hill hearing
Fox News host Jesse Watters tore into Attorney General Merrick Garland Wednesday for standing by his memo to Department of Justice employees addressing a federal response to violence and intimidation of school board officials.
POSTED OCTOBER 27, 2021 10:53 PM
|Alec Baldwin's daughter Ireland continues support for 'Rust' star: 'I know my dad, you simply dont'
Model Ireland Baldwin has spoken out in support of her father, Alec Baldwin, following the accidental death of cinematographer Halyna Hutchins that occurred when he discharged a weapon on the set of his upcoming film "Rust."
POSTED OCTOBER 27, 2021 10:49 PM
|McAuliffe draws tiny crowds as campaign enters final stretch
In the pivotal week before Election Day on Nov. 2, Virginia Democratic gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe drew tiny crowds to his campaign events, as it appears his Republican challenger, Glenn Youngkin, has the momentum.
POSTED OCTOBER 27, 2021 10:44 PM
|CNN reporter attempts to clean up McAuliffe's education comments: It has 'spun out of control'
CNN reporter Eva McKend claimed Virginia gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe’s infamous comments on education were taken out of context.
POSTED OCTOBER 27, 2021 10:43 PM
|Cornyn, Coons introduce bipartisan bill to require financial disclosures from judges
The two senators reached across the aisle to introduce the Courthouse Ethics and Transparency Act to "require online publication of financial disclosure reports for federal judges and to mandate that federal judges submit periodic transaction reports for certain securities transactions," according to a press release exclusively obtained by Fox News.
POSTED OCTOBER 27, 2021 10:32 PM
|Florida man posted bomb-making instructions online for ISIS, facing up to 15 years in prison
A 29-year-old Florida man pleaded guilty to attempting to materially support terrorism on Monday after he posted multiple documents online for ISIS terrorists with instructions on creating homemade bombs.
POSTED OCTOBER 27, 2021 10:31 PM
|NY AG Letitia James to announce run for governor: report
New York Attorney General Letitia James is planning announce a bid to become the state's next governor, with an official announcement coming as soon as Thursday
POSTED OCTOBER 27, 2021 10:27 PM
|NRA seeks to refile lawsuit against New York state, government pushes back
A lawyer for the National Rifle Association told an appeals court Wednesday the group hopes to refile a lawsuit against New York state, while pleading with the panel of judges to reverse a lower court’s decision to dismiss the case challenging the closure of gun shops during the coronavirus pandemic.
POSTED OCTOBER 27, 2021 10:22 PM
|Virginia university employee in hot water for 'homophobic' tweet criticizing bisexual DC Comic
Students at Christopher Newport University are demanding that a scholar-in-residence be removed from the university after she criticized a recent DC Comics book that included Jonathan Kent coming out as bisexual.
POSTED OCTOBER 27, 2021 10:19 PM