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Nancy Pelosi Says Attorney General Bill Barr Committed A Crime

The House speaker accused Barr of committing a crime out of loyalty to Trump but did not say what House Democrats will do next.

Paul McLeod • 19 days ago

How A 92-Year-Old Congressman Became The Hilarious Leader Of Resistance Twitter

Former Rep. John Dingell, who served in Congress for nearly 60 years, died Thursday. He mastered Twitter early on and kept serving up memes and jokes even in his final days.

Sarah Mimms • 3 months ago

Democrats Were Never Going To Win The Senate

Democrats had to defend seats in 10 states Donald Trump won in 2016.

Sarah Mimms • 6 months ago

Pipe Bombs Were Sent To Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama, CNN, And Prominent Democrats In An Act Of Terrorism

"It appears that an individual or individuals sent out multiple similar packages," said an FBI official.

Tasneem Nashrulla • 6 months ago

Eric Holder Says That Comey Press Conference "Would Not Have Happened" Had He Been Attorney General

"I would have told Jim Comey, 'You can go up there as the FBI director and try to hold this press conference, but you will leave that podium as the ex–FBI director,'" Holder said on BuzzFeed News' AM to DM Friday.

Sarah Mimms • 8 months ago

There Will Be A Public Hearing With Brett Kavanaugh And The Woman Who Accused Him Of Assault

The announcement of the hearing comes just a day after Christine Blasey Ford came forward publicly with allegations that Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her in high school.

Tarini Parti • 8 months ago

Senate Investigators Say They're Looking Into When Michael Cohen Knew About The Trump Tower Meeting

The Senate Intelligence Committee has reached out to Cohen following reports that conflict with his testimony about when he learned of the Trump Tower meeting.

Sarah Mimms • 9 months ago

Sen. Whitehouse Won't Defend Kirsten Gillibrand Against Attacks That She Killed Al Franken's Career

“That’s going to be between her and the people who feel that way," Whitehouse said on AM to DM.

Sarah Mimms • 9 months ago

John McCain Says Trump Is "Unwilling" And "Unable" To Stand Up To Putin

"No prior president has ever abased himself more abjectly before a tyrant."

Sarah Mimms • 10 months ago

Peter Strzok Called Trump's Criticism Of A Fallen Soldier's Father "Horrible" And "Disgusting" During A Chaotic Congressional Hearing

FBI agent Peter Strzok defended his texts criticizing Donald Trump during the 2016 election, saying Republicans' implications "corrode" Americans' trust in the FBI.

Sarah Mimms • 10 months ago
Sarah Mimms • 11 months ago

The Trump Administration Is Partially Defunding Planned Parenthood

The Department of Health and Human Services is releasing a proposed rule that creates new barriers for family planning organizations that discuss or provide abortions.

Ema O'Connor • One year ago

Cecile Richards Won't Rule Out Running For Office In New York

"Never say never," the former Planned Parenthood president told BuzzFeed News' AM to DM Wednesday.

Sarah Mimms • One year ago

The Center For American Progress Is Hiring An Outside "Evaluator" To Investigate How It Handles Sexual Harassment

CAP is also adding mandatory sexual harassment training for staff following BuzzFeed News' report on allegations of sexual harassment and retaliation at the liberal think tank.

Sarah Mimms • One year ago

The Center For American Progress' Board Says It Has “Full Confidence” In Neera Tanden's Leadership

The liberal think tank is also hiring an outside "evaluator" to examine its policies and investigate how the organization handled reports of sexual harassment and retaliation first reported by BuzzFeed News.

Sarah Mimms • One year ago

After A Rough Confirmation Process, The Senate Just Confirmed Mike Pompeo To Be Trump’s Next Secretary Of State

The Senate voted Thursday in favor of the CIA director's nomination to take over from former secretary of state Rex Tillerson, who was fired in March.

Sarah Mimms • One year ago

The Center For American Progress Staff Was Shocked After Neera Tanden Named The Anonymous Harassment Victim In An All-Staff Meeting

The meeting comes after BuzzFeed News reported on allegations of sexual harassment and retaliation against those who reported at the progressive organization. “People audibly gasped when she did that.”

Sarah Mimms • One year ago

Neera Tanden Says She Is "Deeply Sorry" Following A BuzzFeed News Report About Sexual Harassment At The Center For American Progress

“At the end of the day the most important thing is that our staff feel safe, supported, and listened to. That that didn’t happen is something that is on me to rectify for the future,” CAP President Neera Tanden wrote in an email to staff Tuesday evening.

Sarah Mimms • One year ago

Inside The Divisive Fight Over How A Top Progressive Think Tank Handled Sexual Harassment

"All of this to say, I surely expected better out of an organization that housed a national campaign on sexual assault."

Sarah Mimms • One year ago

Mississippi Passed The Most Restrictive Abortion Law In The Country, But A Court Has Just Put It On Hold

Mississippi's new 15-week abortion ban will be put on hold for 10 days, after a US district judge said it is likely to be ruled unconstitutional.

Sarah Mimms • One year ago