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29  mai     11h00
Historic gains: Low-income workers scored in the Covid economy
Victoria Guida    A POLITICO analysis shows that pandemic era policies reversed the trend toward a widening income gap The move away from them threatens those gains Which way will Biden turn
McCarthy rallies support for debt deal amid hints of mutiny
Jennifer Scholtes    The goal is for there to be a passage vote Wednesday
White House to Dems: The debt deal could have been a LOT worse
Jennifer Haberkorn, Holly Otterbein and Adam Cancryn    Complaints by progressives stem from details in the deal and feeling left in the dark during debt talks
Biden world confident in a Trump rematch but preps for a surprise
Jonathan Lemire    Democrats and campaign officials know their job may get tougher if Trump s name isn t on top of the GOP ticket
Lindsey Graham responds defiantly to arrest warrant from Russia
Kierra Frazier    Come and make your best case See you in The Hague Graham said
This Alabama Health Clinic Is Under Threat. It Doesn’t Provide Abortions.
Alice Miranda Ollstein    Former abortion clinics in red states are trying to pivot to other services after Dobbs But they re finding it s not so easy
Congress prods Biden administration on female crash dummies
Kayla Guo    Congress says the Biden administration has been slow to adopt new more realistic female crash test dummies One issue money
Marianne Williamson is polling at 9 percent. Is she for real?
Brittany Gibson and Jackie Padilla    The campaign has been off to an inauspicious start
French minister threatens to ban Twitter if it doesn’t follow EU rules
Carlo Martuscelli    Twitter if it repeatedly doesn t follow our rules will be banned from the EU said France s digital minister Jean Noël Barrot
Silence speaks volumes as Switzerland still reels from bank meltdown
Hannah Brenton    The Alpine nation is trying to process exactly what went wrong with Credit Suisse and what to do about the bankers who took it over the edge
Spy agency warns Canadian MP that she’s on Beijing’s evergreen’ target list
Zi-Ann Lum    Vancouver lawmaker says that she will not be silenced or intimidated
China plans to land astronauts on moon before 2030
Associated Press    It also plans to expand its orbiting space station
Biden calls for immediate repeal of Uganda’s anti-gay law
Kierra Frazier    The enactment of Uganda s Anti Homosexuality Act is a tragic violation of universal human rights the president said while suggesting possible sanctions
Greece heads to the polls again June 25
Nektaria Stamouli    No party achieved an overall majority in the election earlier this month
28  mai     21h10
Judge postpones showdown over 14th Amendment debt powers
Josh Gerstein    Citing the debt limit deal the Justice Department said a union s lawsuit no longer required urgent action
DeSantis dunks on debt deal: We’re ’careening towards bankruptcy’
Kierra Frazier    The Florida governor and Republican presidential candidate criticized a projected massive amount of spending over the next year and a half
Russia launches fresh attacks on Kyiv after barrage of missiles and drones overnight
Veronika Melkozerova    Ukraine s capital came under fresh attack following two nights of heavy missile and drone strikes
Uganda’s president signs into law tough anti-gay legislation
Associated Press    The new law prescribes the death penalty for aggravated homosexuality
My fellow Republicans wanted me to lie,’ Liz Cheney says in commencement speech
Kelly Garrity    She urged Colorado College s graduates to trust in the truth
26  mai     08h30
Fight still ahead for Texas’ Paxton after historic impeachment deepens GOP divisions
Associated Press    The vote amounted to a clear rebuke from the GOP controlled chamber of the attorney general
Hakeem Jeffries says he has ’no idea’ what Kevin McCarthy’s talking about
Kelly Garrity    The House Democratic leader said he didn t complain to McCarthy about the debt deal
He Said I Was a Fracking Heiress. I Went to West Virginia to Find Out.
Amanda Uhle    A journalist investigates the fracking industry and her own inheritance in Appalachia
24  mai     08h30
Can You Have a Powerful Career and Still Be a Good Parent? Succession’ Has a Clear Answer.
Joanna Weiss    One of the show s most long running themes is the incompatibility of a high power career and parenthood
25  mai     08h30
A D.C. Cop Allegedly Helped the Proud Boys. Why Hasn’t Liberal Washington Done More About It?
Michael Schaffer    The alleged coziness between D C police and far right extremists is shocking unless you know anything about law enforcement
How I Won 5 Million From the MyPillow Guy and Saved Democracy
Bob Zeidman    Mike Lindell dared anyone to disprove his claim that the election was stolen For this software forensics expert it was almost too easy
24  mai     16h35
Are the Anti-Trump GOP Forces Starting to Implode?
Jonathan Martin    A mission control breakdown for DeSantis and smooth launch for Scott bode ill for those hoping to thwart the former president
Ron DeSantis Has a Problem. It’s Florida.
Charlie Mahtesian    There s a reason the state has never sent a politician to the White House
22  mai     08h30
Opinion The Conventional Wisdom About Ron DeSantis Is Wrong
Rich Lowry    He could still get the last laugh
21  mai     11h00
Trump Had an Escalator. DeSantis Had a Meltdown.
Calder McHugh and Stephen Heuser    Two weird campaign launches of the modern era by the numbers
29  mai     00h10
55 Things You Need to Know About Ron DeSantis
Michael Kruse and Sydney Gold    Donald Trump s leading challenger for the GOP nomination has pressed the limits of power of the Florida governor s office
28  mai     13h56
The Media Has Got Ron DeSantis Nailed
Jack Shafer    The press has him in an unflattering straitjacket that will be nearly impossible to escape
29  mai     03h09
55 Things You Need to Know About Tim Scott
Michael Kruse and Sydney Gold    The senator from South Carolina has a personal story that confounds easy political categories
28  mai     00h45
How Abraham Lincoln Broke the Barrier Between Church and State
Joshua Zeitz    The evangelical church considered itself above politics until the Civil War changed everything
The GOP’s 2024 primary field: How they win, how they lose
Steven Shepard    We put the presidential hopefuls into categories based roughly on their chances to get the GOP nomination
Debt ceiling deal includes surprise approval of natural gas pipeline championed by Manchin
Josh Siegel    The controversial natural gas project has been a priority for West Virginia but its approval will bring new criticism for the Biden administration
27  mai     11h00
McCarthy races to sell newly released debt deal amid rumblings of far-right rebellion
Caitlin Emma    The full text was released Sunday evening
26  mai     18h43
Wrinkles and curveballs in the debt ceiling bill
POLITICO Staff    Sen Joe Manchin would get the gas pipeline he wants The IRS would get a steeper than expected cut And future executive actions would face new but easily waived fiscal handcuffs
28  mai     18h45
McCarthy and Biden reach agreement in principle on debt limit
Jordain Carney, Jennifer Haberkorn, Olivia Beavers and Caitlin Emma    Now they have to get it to President Joe Biden s desk in time
The race to dethrone small-dollar Don
Jessica Piper    Republican presidential candidates are trying to rewrite the fundraising playbook
25  mai     08h30
Many GOP insiders fear that Teflon Don is back
Adam Wren, Natalie Allison, Meridith McGraw and Lisa Kashinsky    Trump plays by rules afforded no other candidate He might luck out again with a large field in
24  mai     22h11
How Republicans in California could decide Dianne Feinstein’s successor
Steven Shepard    This race could get weird
Ron DeSantis upended education in Florida. He’s coming for your state next.
Bianca Quilantan    The governor revamped school curriculum in Florida amid battles with Democrats and civil rights groups
25  mai     14h32
Biden, McCarthy poised to claim victory after protracted debt drama
Sarah Ferris, Olivia Beavers and Nicholas Wu    Some conservatives are signaling they re going to try to tank the deal but early signs are promising it will pass
Biden touts bipartisan debt ceiling agreement, but says neither side got everything it wanted
Lauren Egan    The president also pushed back against criticism from Democrats that he gave in to GOP demands
24  mai     09h00
Joe Biden wants a new economic world order.’ It’s never looked more disordered.
Gavin Bade    The president and his critics agree that the free trade era is over in Washington They just aren t sure what comes next
Biden to announce C.Q. Brown as Joint Chiefs chair nominee
Lara Seligman    Brown would become the first Black Joint Chiefs chair in years since the late Colin Powell
The Supreme Court gift list: Paintings, guns, and a sculpture of a hand
James Romoser    As Congress ramps up scrutiny of gift disclosures here are some of the unusual items that justices have reported receiving in the past two decades
Supreme Court dramatically shrinks Clean Water Act’s reach
Annie Snider    The Biden administration this year finalized a rule to cement broad protections for wetlands That regulation must now be reworked in light of the Supreme Court ruling
Oath Keepers founder Stewart Rhodes gets 18 years for Jan. 6 seditious conspiracy
Kyle Cheney    A federal judge said Rhodes presents an ongoing threat to American democracy
Trump’s latest liability: Refusing to remain silent
Erica Orden    The former president s habit of publicly denigrating his courtroom adversaries may be catching up with him