Trump, Rejecting Calls to Stay Away, Speaks at Civil Rights Museum

In Jackson, Miss., the president hailed heroes of the civil rights movement even as activists and politicians said his presence insulted the effort to confront the state’s history. [ Read Entire Post: Trump, Rejecting Calls to Stay Away, Speaks at Civil Rights Museum... ]

With 2020 Census Looming, Worries About Fairness and Accuracy

Census officials, scrapping mail-in forms for an online count, need money and the public’s trust to get an accurate head count. They’re short of both. [ Read Entire Post: With 2020 Census Looming, Worries About Fairness and Accuracy... ]

Doug Jones makes final push in Alabama with black voters in Selma

Republican opponent Roy Moore keeps low profile in final days before Senate election. [ Read Entire Post: Doug Jones makes final push in Alabama with black voters in Selma... ]

Democrats recommend superdelegate fixes, keeping caucuses

The Democratic Party’s Unity Reform Commission ended with a dramatic short-term win for the Sanders faction as a motion to favor primaries over caucuses was stopped by one vote. [ Read Entire Post: Democrats recommend superdelegate fixes, keeping caucuses... ]

Cramer: GOP tax cuts good for the stock market — working Americans not so much

"I said on Friday that it may not be good for the workers, but boy is it good for the stock market," Jim Cramer says. [ Read Entire Post: Cramer: GOP tax cuts good for the stock market — working Americans not so much... ]

McKinsey & Co. senior exec Thomas Barkin named new head of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond

The Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond on Monday named former McKinsey & Co. executive Thomas Barkin as its next president and CEO. [ Read Entire Post: McKinsey & Co. senior exec Thomas Barkin named new head of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond... ]

Emails Dispute White House Claims That Flynn Acted Independently on Russia

The president has called claims of unusual contacts with Russia a “hoax.” But emails show top aides closely tracked Michael T. Flynn’s fateful call to the Russian ambassador. [ Read Entire Post: Emails Dispute White House Claims That Flynn Acted Independently on Russia... ]

ABC Suspends Reporter Brian Ross Over Erroneous Report About Trump

In a statement, the network said the reporting “had not been fully vetted through our editorial standards process” and apologized for the “serious error.” [ Read Entire Post: ABC Suspends Reporter Brian Ross Over Erroneous Report About Trump... ]

They have a win, but Republicans may stumble into another chaotic round of negotiations

All that talk of knowing how to govern could get swept aside by a partial shutdown of the government during the holiday season, fueled by an immigration debate. [ Read Entire Post: They have a win, but Republicans may stumble into another chaotic round of negotiations... ]

‘This is class warfare’: Tax vote sparks political brawl over populism that will carry into 2018 elections

Democrats seek to seize back the populist mantle, while GOP leaders vow to make the minority pay for its unified opposition to a tax cut. [ Read Entire Post: ‘This is class warfare’: Tax vote sparks political brawl over populism that will carry into 2018 elections... ]