Category: General

The shrinking profile of Jared Kushner

White House senior adviser Jared Kushner listens as President Trump speaks during a Cabinet meeting at the White House on Nov. 1. (Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post) A month ago, Jared Kushner — President Trump’s...

Franken’s troubles complicate liberal push against tax bill

Senators from both parties on Nov. 16 called for an ethics probe into Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) after broadcaster Leeann Tweeden said he “forcibly kissed” and groped her in 2006. (Bastien Inzaurralde,Alice Li,Rhonda Colvin/The...

Republicans had a great week on taxes. Or did they?

House Speaker Paul D. Ryan (R-Wis.) changed his talking point on taxes after an inquiry from the Fact Checker. His original point was still misleading. (Meg Kelly/The Washington Post) House Speaker Paul D. Ryan...