Opinion

JOAN VENNOCHI

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If Warren wants to run for president, she should.

Editorial

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The Trump administration’s “public charge” rule is chilling and cruel, and letters from Massachusetts officials show how the policy would hurt immigrants.

Opinion | Laurence H. Tribe

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Our country’s governing document makes good on the promise that no one is above the law.

Latest political news

Congress sends bill to make lawmakers liable for harassment settlements to Trump

Congress sends bill to make lawmakers liable for harassment settlements to Trump

Trump says he ‘never directed’ Cohen to break the law in payments to women

Trump says he ‘never directed’ Cohen to break the law in payments to women

Senate votes to curtail support for Saudi-led military effort in Yemen, condemn prince

Senate votes to curtail support for Saudi-led military effort in Yemen, condemn prince

Sanders and Warren agree: They’re both leaning toward White House runs

The senators met Wednesday night at Elizabeth Warren’s D.C. condominium to discuss their political ambitions.

President Trump in August.

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A look at where the investigations related to President Trump currently stand

Amid Michael Cohen’s sentencing, here’s a look at where the investigations related to President Trump stand and what may lie ahead for him.

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In a series of tweets, former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling went after congresswoman-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Rhode Island congressman David Cicilline.

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President Donald Trump said he’d have the military build his US-Mexico border wall “if Democrats do not give us the votes to secure our Country.”

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Pence appeared to be trying so hard not to be noticed that it was, well, noticeable.

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Arguing heatedly in public with Democratic leaders, President Trump threatened repeatedly to shut down the government if Congress doesn’t provide the money he says is needed to build a wall at the Mexican border.

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House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi said President Trump’s border wall demand is really about his “manhood.”