David Kurtz

David Kurtz is Managing Editor and Washington Bureau Chief of Talking Points Memo where he oversees the news operations of TPM and its sister sites.

Articles by David

FBI Director James Comey is testifying in front of a House committee right now (watch) about his decision not to recommend charges against Hillary Clinton for mishandling classified information. With calls already by Republicans for an independent counsel and Speaker Ryan exploring ways to deny Clinton the classified briefings afforded to major party nominees for President (Trump would still get his briefings in Ryan's world), the story is quickly losing its grounding in the legal/national security realm and moving entirely into the political realm.

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Trump makes convoluted announcement of new fundraising numbers for June. Experts can't make sense of it. Our story.

Less than a week after America buried its most prominent Muslim, Donald Trump claimed that "assimilation" by American Muslims is "close to nonexistent." Here's what the experts say.

Senate Democrats are now filibustering to demand action on gun control post-Orlando. Watch.

New Bloomberg poll shows Clinton crushing Trump nationally.