Karine Jean-Pierre to Replace Psaki as White House Press Secretary
White House
Karine Jean-Pierre to Replace Psaki as White House Press Secretary
2022-05-05 20:48:02
by Dan McCue

WASHINGTON — Karine Jean-Pierre has been promoted to assistant to the president and White House press secretary, replacing Jen Psaki, who will depart from the White House on May 13, President Joe Biden announced Thursday afternoon. Jean-Pierre will become the... Read More

White House Press Secretary Psaki Refuses to Confirm Reports She’s Joining MSNBC
White House
White House Press Secretary Psaki Refuses to Confirm Reports She's Joining MSNBC
2022-04-01 18:25:42
by Dan McCue

WASHINGTON — White House press secretary Jen Psaki, who brought back the tradition of daily, in-depth briefings with reporters, refused to directly confirm reports in advanced talks to leave the Biden administration and join MSNBC, perhaps as early as next... Read More

<strong>House to Consider Extending Stopgap Funding to March 11</strong>
Congress
House to Consider Extending Stopgap Funding to March 11
2022-02-07 20:30:14
by Dan McCue

WASHINGTON — The House is poised to take up a stopgap funding measure aimed at keeping the government open through March 11 and giving congressional negotiators more time to strike a deal that would fund it through the rest of... Read More

Biden on Sex Assault Allegation: ‘This Never Happened’
2020 Elections
Biden on Sex Assault Allegation: 'This Never Happened'
2020-05-01 12:50:18
by Dan McCue

WASHINGTON - Former Vice President Joe Biden on Friday publicly denied allegations from a former staffer who says the then-senator sexually assaulted her 27 years ago. "They aren't true," Biden said in a statement emailed to reporters and also published... Read More

Chris Matthews Announces Retirement from MSNBC After Controversial Comments
Media
Chris Matthews Announces Retirement from MSNBC After Controversial Comments

NEW YORK — Chris Matthews, the longtime host of MSNBC’s political show “Hardball,” announced he is retiring from the broadcast effective Monday after coming under fire over controversial remarks he made to a guest. Matthews told viewers of his resignation... Read More

Four Female Journalists Will Moderate Next Democratic Debate
2020 Elections
Four Female Journalists Will Moderate Next Democratic Debate
2019-10-24 19:59:21
by Dan McCue

WASHINGTON - Four women journalists will moderate the next Democratic presidential candidate debate, MSNBC announced Wednesday. Rachel Maddow, host of "The Rachel Maddow Show"; Andrea Mitchell, host of "Andrea Mitchell Reports"; Kristen Welker, the NBC News White House correspondent; and... Read More

Attorney General Barr ‘Has Gone Rogue’ to Protect Trump, Pelosi Says
Impeachment
Attorney General Barr 'Has Gone Rogue' to Protect Trump, Pelosi Says
2019-09-27 21:02:52
by Dan McCue

WASHINGTON - House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Friday she believes Attorney General William Barr has "gone rogue" in his handling of a whistleblower complaint that implicates him in efforts by President Donald Trump to solicit Ukrainian interference in the 2020... Read More

Georgetown Climate Forum Cast Spotlight On Diversity, Engagement of Youth Vote
Georgetown Climate Forum Cast Spotlight On Diversity, Engagement of Youth Vote
2019-09-24 12:15:50
by Dan McCue

WASHINGTON - Last week, Georgetown University's Institute of Politics and Public Service hosted 12 presidential candidates for Climate Forum 2020, which was billed as a conversation with young voters about the issue of climate change and how candidates from across... Read More

Candidates Expound On Climate Change Fight at Georgetown/MSNBC Forum
2020 Elections
Candidates Expound On Climate Change Fight at Georgetown/MSNBC Forum
2019-09-20 20:40:21
by Dan McCue

WASHINGTON - Andrew Yang could hardly contain himself. A day after he surprised a group of Georgetown University students by joining their pick-up basketball game, Yang had taken just three steps onto the stage at the university's Healy Hall Thursday... Read More

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