Culture wars threaten to overtake war on COVID

Culture wars threaten to overtake war on COVID

(WASHINGTON) -- The TAKE with Rick Klein It takes less than ever to find partisan grooves these days -- and the fact that they've been etched deeper out of the fallout from Jan. 6 serves as a case in point. That's the reality that confronts President Joe Biden with this…
Key takeaways from Jan. 6 hearing: Powerful testimony counters revisionist history

Key takeaways from Jan. 6 hearing: Powerful testimony counters revisionist history

(WASHINGTON) -- The House select committee tasked with investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol held its first hearing Tuesday in which lawmakers heard dramatic, emotional accounts from law enforcement officers who defended the building against a pro-Trump mob. "We're going to revisit some of those moments today, and…
Key senators announce deal on emergency security funding for Capitol police

Key senators announce deal on emergency security funding for Capitol police

(NEW YORK) — Two key senators announced a bipartisan deal on a $2.1 billion emergency security supplemental bill to send much-needed funding to Capitol Police and the National Guard, as law enforcement officers were recounting to members of the House their gripping, harrowing tales of confrontations with former President Donald…
Jan. 6 committee live updates: Police officers to recount attack at first hearing

Jan. 6 committee live updates: Police officers to recount attack at first hearing

(WASHINGTON) -- Despite Republican opposition, the House select committee tasked with investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol holds its first hearing. The panel will hear from law enforcement officers who defended the building, including Capitol Police officer Harry Dunn and Metropolitan Police Department officer Michael Fanone. They both…
Trump’s endorsement looms over Texas special runoff election

Trump’s endorsement looms over Texas special runoff election

(WASHINGTON) -- Nearly three months after the crowded race in Texas' 6th Congressional District advanced into a runoff between two Republicans -- Susan Wright and state Rep. Jake Ellzey -- the major theme of the contest remains the same: will former President Donald Trump's influence translate into victory on the…