Kate Riga

Kate Riga is a news writer for Talking Points Memo based in New York City. Before joining TPM, Kate was the political reporter for The Southampton Press. She is a graduate of Georgetown University and a native of Philadelphia.

Articles by Kate

Fox News host Laura Ingraham is warning President Donald Trump not to mock Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ accent or pedigree, saying that he’ll alienate his “most ardent” Alabama base.

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Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) said that though it “pisses him off to no end” when President Donald Trump maligns the late Sen. John McCain (R-AZ), the best way to honor his best friend’s memory is to work with the President, thereby helping the country.

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At the Singapore summit in June, President Donald Trump promised North Korean leader Kim Jong Un that he would sign a peace declaration officially ending the Korean War soon after their meeting. Now, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is demanding that the North Koreans hand over 60 to 70 percent of their nuclear warheads in the next six to eight months before they get the declaration.

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