Allegra Kirkland is a New York-based reporter for Talking Points Memo. She previously worked on The Nation’s web team and as the associate managing editor for AlterNet. Follow her on Twitter @allegrakirkland.
Donald Trump released a new Instagram video on Monday featuring audio from interviews with women who've accused former President Bill Clinton of sexual assault. The accompanying text asks if Democratic presidential frontrunner Hillary Clinton is “really protecting women.”
Despite repeatedly dismissing global warming as a “hoax,” presumptive GOP nominee Donald Trump is applying to build a sea wall to protect an oceanfront golf course he owns from the threat of rising sea levels and extreme weather.
Criticizing everything from his national security proposals to his rhetoric towards immigrants, Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton said her Republican rival Donald Trump was “unqualified” to serve as president.
Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-IA) praised Donald Trump’s list of potential Supreme Court nominees on Thursday, saying the list would help assuage the fears of Republicans who are wary of the candidate's conservative credentials.
Police in northeast Washington, D.C. charged a security guard with assault on Wednesday after she physically forced a transgender woman out of a grocery store women’s bathroom, local TV station WRC reported.
Candidates hoping to earn a spot as Donald Trump’s running mate are reportedly expected to submit their tax returns to the campaign, even though the presumptive GOP nominee has said he has no immediate plans to make his own taxes public.