NBC’s Chuck Todd grills Senator John Kennedy for echoing Putin’s talking points and doing Trump’s ‘dirty work’

During an appearance on NBC’s “Meet the Press,” GOP Sen. John Kennedy of Louisiana accused former Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko of interfering with the 2016 election on behalf of Hillary Clinton. The accusation came just one week after Kennedy walked b…

Analysis: Takeaways from today’s impeachment hearing

(CNN)On Wednesday morning, the House Judiciary Committee convened its first hearing in the impeachment investigation into President Donald Trump — bringing in four constitutional lawyers to debate what, exactly, constitutes “high crimes and misdemeanors” and…

With Trump, All Roads Lead to Moscow

Who would benefit from these announcements? Mr. Trump, who believes his re-election prospects are threatened most by Mr. Biden, and Vladimir Putin, the president of Russia, who has been working for years to make Ukraine the fall guy for his own interference i…

Election Day, Mexico, Popeyes: Your Tuesday Evening Briefing

Election Day, Mexico, Popeyes: Your Tuesday Evening Briefing

10. And finally, reading the stars. Walter Mercado, a beloved Puerto Rican astrologer, defied categorization. A director of a forthcoming documentary about Mr. Mercado described him as our Oprah, Mr. Rogers, Liberace and spiritual adviser all rolled into one…

US election 2020: Five charts on the Democratic race to take on Trump

US election 2020: Five charts on the Democratic race to take on Trump

In exactly 12 months, we will know whether Donald Trump has won a second term as president or if there will be a new face in the White House. The race to become that new face has been going on since the start of this year, with several prominent Democrats ba…

New Facebook features fight election lies everywhere but ads

New Facebook features fight election lies everywhere but ads

Heaven forbid a political candidate’s Facebook account gets hacked. They might spread disinformation…like they’re already allowed to do in Facebook ads… Today Facebook made a slew of announcements designed to stop 2020 election interference. “The bottom line…

Free Tools Boost 2020 Election Security, But Not Enough

Free Tools Boost 2020 Election Security, But Not Enough

Officials around the United States have spent the last three years scrambling to harden election and voting infrastructure against the disinformation campaigns, phishing attacks, and system probing that plagued 2016. With exactly one year to go until the 2020…