Former Trump lawyer, Ty Cobb said that the Russia investigation is not a witch hunt, and called the special prosecutor an American hero.
In the return of the Politicus Pod, Sarah and Jason take on the topic of polls. What part of the polls should you believe before the midterms, and what should you doubt.
US Senators Tom Udall (D-NM) and Martin Heinrich (D-NM) and U.S. Representative Beto O’Rourke (D-Texas) and pushing the Trump administration for answers on what's going on with detained migrant kids behind held in a Texas tent facility.
Special Counsel Robert Mueller is closing in on the key question of did the Trump campaign have backchannel contacts with Russia.
While outwardly quiet for the last month, Robert S. Mueller III’s investigators have been aggressively pursuing leads behind the scenes about whether Stone was in communication with the online group, whose disclosures of emails believed to have been hacked by Russian operatives disrupted the 2016 presidential campaign, according to people familiar with the special counsel probe.
Trump is getting desperate, which is why he offered voters a middle-class tax cut which is clearly fake to be voted on after the election.
A new poll shows that Democrats, Latinos, and African Americans are all more enthusiastic about the midterm election than Republicans.
Mark Murray of NBC News described the voter enthusiasm numbers in the latest NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll:
Democrats are using Barack Obama to neuter Trump's events with rallies of his own in the same midterm swing states that Trump is visiting.
Even though Congress is not session, Trump promised a new middle-class tax cut before the midterm election to which Republicans in Congress said no.
A combination of the overturning of the Republican gerrymander and Trump’s unpopularity could flip up to 4 House seats to Democrats in North Carolina.
The Princeton Election Consortium found some interesting data in North Carolina:
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum has opened up a 12 point lead over Republican Ron DeSantis (54%-42%) as Florida women are backing Democrats.
Latosha Brown of Black Voters Matter said that the effort to intimidate senior black voters in Georgia failed as the seniors who were pulled off of their bus are voting and taking friends and family with them to vote.
The Trump administration is considering narrowly defining gender by genitalia, which would eliminate civil rights protections for transgendered persons.
Nate Silver is out with his latest forecast, and it shows that Democrats have an 85% chance of winning the House.
Democratic Texas Senate candidate Rep. Beto O'Rourke had the perfect answer to Trump's trolling and shut the president down in less than half a minute.
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) said that he doesn't buy the Saudi story on Jamal Khashoggi's murder, which is something that the Saudi royal family owned Trump will never say.
President Donald Trump on Friday threw his support behind speeding up water projects for agriculture and hydropower in the arid U.S. West, a move aimed to help build support for Republicans in tight congressional races in next month's midterm elections.
The top of the Republican ticket is bombing in swing states like Michigan and Pennsylvania, which has set off a chain reaction helping Democratic candidates down the ballot.
Rep. Eric Swalwell reminded Republicans in Congress that the United States is a democracy and they need to start checking Donald Trump.
Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) had three words that shut down Trump's projection that Democrats are an angry mob.
The Russian disinformation campaign that resulted in a criminal indictment had been pushing articles from Fox News and other conservative websites.