Politics

In a Virginia courthouse this week, a historic trial will begin that aims to unravel the real motivations of the far-right activists behind the 2017 Charlottesville riot.
Plots to subvert the will of American voters were discussed in a "war room" at the Willard in downtown Washington, D.C., reports The Washington Post.
A software project dedicated to community ownership and public accessibility slams into Donald Trump's "Truth Social" media efforts.
Nonpartisan commissions were supposed to take the politics out of redrawing legislative boundaries. But the process isn't going as planned everywhere.
"I told him I have a serious medical condition," recounted state Sen. Tina Polsky, who has been diagnosed with breast cancer.
Voting against holding Bannon in criminal contempt was the latest in a series of examples of the GOP "siding with criminality," charged the St. Louis Post-Dispatch editorial board.
Rep. Bennie Thompson said that if lawmakers investigating the attack find enough evidence against Trump, "We will go forward with it."
Former President Barack Obama is campaigning for Democrat Terry McAuliffe in the closely contested Virginia governor's race.
“I am confident, frankly ― not only optimistic, but I am confident that we will reach a deal," Vice President Kamala Harris said.
At a rally, the New York congresswoman also framed a Walton victory as important for American democracy.