'It can only get better': Linda Thomas-Greenfield headed to crisis-plagued U.N.

‘It can only get better’: Linda Thomas-Greenfield headed to crisis-plagued U.N.

If that wasn’t enough, Thomas-Greenfield will assume leadership of the U.N. Security Council on March 1 — the global organization’s top decision-making body — before the boxes of her 40th floor apartment overlooking the Hudson River are even unpacked. U.N. officials told POLITICO they hope to see both a return of American leadership and a […]

Native Americans Finally Have a Cabinet Nominee. Will an Adopted Tlingit Take Her Down?

Native Americans Finally Have a Cabinet Nominee. Will an Adopted Tlingit Take Her Down?

“They don’t know what it means to be an Indian,” Williams said of these elected officials from his party. “An old Indian proverb would say: ‘walk a mile in his moccasins.’ Then maybe they’d come to that understanding.” Normally, voting against the nomination of a progressive environmentalist would a be a no-brainer for an Alaska […]

Bloomberg’s 2020 aides got an unwelcome surprise in their tax forms

Bloomberg’s 2020 aides got an unwelcome surprise in their tax forms

In some instances, Bloomberg representatives have assured the aides that the additional taxes they now owe the government were taken care of by the campaign. A Bloomberg campaign spokesman told POLITICO that the aides were paid more during the campaign to account for the higher tax burden, though not all of the ex-aides said they […]

Trump to attend RNC spring donor summit

Trump to attend RNC spring donor summit

Donald Trump has confirmed his attendance at the Republican National Committee’s upcoming spring donor retreat, | Pete Marovich/Getty Images Donald Trump has confirmed his attendance at the Republican National Committee’s upcoming spring donor retreat, as the former president reemerges following his departure from the White House. The private retreat is slated to take place April […]

Arkansas' Republican governor says he wouldn't support 2024 Trump run

Arkansas’ Republican governor says he wouldn’t support 2024 Trump run

Hutchinson said in January that he wanted the Trump administration to end, but stopped short of calling for the former president’s resignation. He also called a second set of impeachment proceedings “unworkable.” The governor’s nephew, an Arkansas state senator, has since announced he is leaving the Republican Party due to the direction the GOP has […]

Trump to speak at CPAC

Trump to speak at CPAC

Trump has been a CPAC regular, making his first appearance there in 2011, years before he became a presidential candidate. Since leaving office Trump has given several TV interviews on friendly outlets and released public statements, but has yet to speak before an audience. Trump is expected to play an active role in the 2022 […]