The first installment of CNN’s two-night Democratic primary debate was slammed by critics before it even began. Then it concluded without a single mention of CNN’s longstanding narrative that blew up during former Special Counsel Robert Mueller's testimony.…

Michael Scherer National political reporter covering campaigns, Congress and the White House July 31 at 10:58 AM President Trump never received an invite to Detroit’s Fox Theatre for the second round of Democratic presidential debates…

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Ronald Reagan called representatives of an African country’s government “monkeys” in a 1971 telephone call with then-President Richard Nixon, according to a newly released recording of the private conversation. The National Archives released audio of the…