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Democrat Doug Jones Defeats GOP’s Roy Moore in Alabama Senate Race

Democrat Doug Jones Defeats GOP’s Roy Moore in Alabama Senate Race

Democrat Doug Jones delivered a stunning upset defeat to Republican Roy Moore in a U.S. Senate race in deep-red Alabama that had split the GOP even before its controversial nominee was accused of
FBI Agent Removed From Russia Probe Called Trump an ‘Idiot’

FBI Agent Removed From Russia Probe Called Trump an ‘Idiot’

An FBI agent removed from special counsel Robert Mueller's investigative team over politically charged text messages referred to Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump as an "idiot."
Rubio Criticizes Fellow Republicans Over Plan to Cut Top Individual Tax Rate

Rubio Criticizes Fellow Republicans Over Plan to Cut Top Individual Tax Rate

Republican Senator Marco Rubio of Florida criticized his party for considering a cut in the top individual tax rate to 37 percent as part of its tax-overhaul plan -- while setting the proposed
EY's Koch Says Senate Tax Bill Is Reconciliation Ready

EY's Koch Says Senate Tax Bill Is Reconciliation Ready

Cathy Koch, director of tax policy at EY Americas, discusses the corporate tax rate and the tax reform bill making its way through Congress. She speaks on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Asia." (Source:
Senate Russia Probe May Not Have More Open Hearings, Burr Says

Senate Russia Probe May Not Have More Open Hearings, Burr Says

Senate Intelligence Chairman Richard Burr said he doesn’t currently see a need for more public hearings in his panel’s investigation of Russian interference in the U.S. election, but added that he
Sanders Says 'No Way' Trump's Gillibrand Tweet Is Sexist

Sanders Says 'No Way' Trump's Gillibrand Tweet Is Sexist

In Washington on Tuesday, White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said there was no sexual innuendo in President Trump’s tweet that said Democratic Senator Kirsten Gillibrand of New York would "do
Trump Will Bring Families to White House to Make Case for Tax Bill

Trump Will Bring Families to White House to Make Case for Tax Bill

President Donald Trump will bring five American families to the White House to show how they would benefit from his tax overhaul Wednesday in a speech aides said would amount to a closing argument for
What a Roy Moore Victory Means for the GOP

What a Roy Moore Victory Means for the GOP

Michael Steel, Hamilton Place Strategies managing director former press secretary for former House Speaker John Boehner, discusses the high-stakes special election in Alabama. He speaks with
U.K.'s May Faces Choice of Retreat or Defeat Over Brexit Law

U.K.'s May Faces Choice of Retreat or Defeat Over Brexit Law

U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May is facing another painful Brexit dilemma: cave in to rebels in her Conservative Party who want the power to veto the final Brexit deal, or face a potentially damaging
Donald Trump Jr. Asks for Investigation Into House Probe Leaks

Donald Trump Jr. Asks for Investigation Into House Probe Leaks

Donald Trump Jr., the president’s eldest son, is seeking an investigation into leaks related to his interview last week with a congressional panel probing Russian efforts to meddle in the 2016

Blue State AGs Tell Trump They'll Be Watching Mulvaney's CFPB

A group of Democratic state attorneys general told President Donald Trump they’re prepared to take matters into their own hands if the administration fails to enforce consumer-protection laws.
U.S. Is Ready to Talk to North Korea ‘Anytime,’ Tillerson Says

U.S. Is Ready to Talk to North Korea ‘Anytime,’ Tillerson Says

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said the U.S. is prepared to negotiate with North Korea without preconditions, but the Trump administration would first want a “quiet period” without nuclear or
Rep. Scalise Sees Tax Bill on Trump's Desk by Christmas

Rep. Scalise Sees Tax Bill on Trump's Desk by Christmas

Rep. Steve Scalise, a Louisiana Republican, discusses the prospects for U.S. tax legislation with Bloomberg's Scarlet Fu and Julia Chatterley on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)
Here's What's Known About the Compromises on the Tax Plan

Here's What's Known About the Compromises on the Tax Plan

House and Senate Republicans are working this week on compromise tax-overhaul legislation in an effort to send it to President Donald Trump as soon as next week. Bloomberg's Sahil Kapur has the latest
Everything You Need to Know About Malaysia's Election: Q&A

Everything You Need to Know About Malaysia's Election: Q&A

Malaysia is preparing for a general election in 2018 and the outlook is promising for Prime Minister Najib Razak.
Republican Aide Gets $673,000-a-Year Job Regulating Auditors

Republican Aide Gets $673,000-a-Year Job Regulating Auditors

William Duhnke, a longtime Republican Senate aide, just got a significant pay bump.
Trump's Stand-In Bureaucrats May Have Overstayed Limits

Trump's Stand-In Bureaucrats May Have Overstayed Limits

President Donald Trump’s slow pace of hiring for key government jobs has left stand-ins occupying positions for so long that it may violate time limits on acting appointments, potentially resulting in
University of VA's Sabato Sees Alabama Race as a Toss-Up

University of VA's Sabato Sees Alabama Race as a Toss-Up

Larry Sabato, University of Virginia Center for Politics director, discusses the high-stakes special election in Alabama. He speaks with Bloomberg's Shery Ahn and David Westin on "Bloomberg Markets:
Measuring Trump's Regulation-Killing Claims

Measuring Trump's Regulation-Killing Claims

White House officials are touting cuts to regulations as one of their top achievements. But government records—and in some cases the agencies carrying out Trump’s policies—tell a very different story.
Nigerian Appeal Court Drops 15 of 18 Charges Against Senate President

Nigerian Appeal Court Drops 15 of 18 Charges Against Senate President

A Nigerian appeals court dropped most charges against Senate President Bukola Saraki, accused of falsely declaring his assets, but said he still had a case to answer on three counts.