Glens Falls Post-Star - Politics


Trump bans CNN: 7 images of disputed moment when intern and Acosta tussle for mic

A room full of cameras captured the moment when a White House intern tried to take the mic from CNN reporter Jim Acosta.  Read more

See the transition: Visualizations of the 2018 election

Early estimates show voter turnout for the 2018 midterm election reached record levels. How does this change the political landscape of the Senate, House of Representatives and states? Read more

Latest election results: Congress split between parties; young people voted in droves; and more

Here's one line on every major election result across the country Tuesday. Read more

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See for yourself: Watch exchange between Trump and CNN that led to reporter's ban

White House security took away the reporter's pass needed to get into White House. It is unclear whether access will be restored. Read more

Senators, staff to have access to FBI report on allegations against Brett Kavanaugh

All 100 senators, and a handful of Senate staff, will be able to read the FBI's new report on sexual misconduct allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. But it's unclear if the public will see it. Read more

Initial Senate vote on Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination set for Friday

The Senate braced for a crucial initial vote Friday on Brett Kavanaugh's tottering Supreme Court nomination after Majority Leader Mitch McConnell set his polarized chamber on a schedule to decide an election-season battle that has consumed the nation. Read more