Trump Allies Predict FBI Search of Mar-a-Lago Will Help Republicans in the Midterms

Within hours of FBI agents searching Donald Trump’s residence at his Palm Beach, Fla. club on Monday, the Republican National Committee urged Republicans to fight back with their wallets. “In an UNPRECEDENTED move Joe Biden’s Department of Justice RAIDS President Trump’s home at Mar-a-Lago,” the RNC’s call for donations read. “Donate ANY AMOUNT RIGHT NOW…

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Biden Administration Ends ‘Remain in Mexico’ Policy

(WASHINGTON) — The Department of Homeland Security said Monday that it ended a Trump-era policy requiring asylum-seekers to wait in Mexico for hearings in U.S. immigration court, hours after a judge lifted an order in effect since December that it be reinstated. The timing had been in doubt since the Supreme Court ruled on June…

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FBI Raids Donald Trump’s Mar-A-Lago Estate, a First for an Ex-President

WASHINGTON — The FBI searched Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago estate as part of an investigation into whether he took classified records from the White House to his Florida residence, people familiar with the matter said Monday, a move that represents a dramatic and unprecedented escalation of law enforcement scrutiny of the former president. Trump, disclosing the…

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What You Need to Know About the Inflation Reduction Act

In a party-line vote, the Senate on Sunday passed a landmark climate, health care and tax package called the Inflation Reduction Act. Legislators advanced the bill after an all-night session in which they voted on dozens of proposed amendments in a process known as a “vote-o-rama.” In the evenly split Senate, all 50 members that…

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How the Inflation Reduction Act Could Lower Your Drug Costs

Democrats are on the verge of a sweeping health care achievement that will address one of the country’s most intractable problems: high prescription drug costs. The Senate on Sunday passed a broad climate, tax, and health care package that delivers key pieces of President Joe Biden’s stalled economic agenda. While the legislation is smaller than…

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Biden Joins Kentucky Governor to Survey Flooding That Killed Dozens

CHAVIES, Kentucky — President Joe Biden and first lady Jill Biden arrived in Kentucky on Monday to meet with families and view damage from storms that have resulted in the worst flooding in Kentucky’s history. At least 37 people have died since last month’s deluge, which dropped 8 to 10 1/2 inches of rain in…

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Meta Quieter on Election Misinformation as Midterms Loom

WASHINGTON — Facebook owner Meta is quietly curtailing some of the safeguards designed to thwart voting misinformation or foreign interference in U.S. elections as the November midterm vote approaches. It’s a sharp departure from the social media giant’s multibillion-dollar efforts to enhance the accuracy of posts about U.S. elections and regain trust from lawmakers and…

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