Joshua Caplan

Joshua Caplan

Ilhan Omar: Biden Isn’t the Candidate Progressives Want

Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) declared over the weekend that former Vice President Joe Biden doesn’t have what it takes to achieve “systemic” social change — yet another indication that his 2020 bid faces heavy skepticism from the Democrat Party’s progressive wing.

(INSET: Joe Biden) House Subcommittee on Intelligence and Counterterrorism member Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., speaks during a hearing on "meeting the challenge of white nationalist terrorism at home and abroad" on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)

Nancy Pelosi Calls for Law Allowing Sitting Presidents to Be Indicted

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is expressing support for a law change that would allow for a sitting president to be indicted — possibly in response to pressure from her Democratic colleagues to help impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump.

WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 5: Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Vice President Mike Pence look on as U.S. President Donald Trump delivers the State of the Union address in the chamber of the U.S. House of Representatives at the U.S. Capitol Building on February 5, 2019 in Washington, DC. President Trump's …

2020 Democrats Praise Students Marching in Global Climate Strike

Several 2020 Democrats expressed support for students participating in the second “Global Climate Strike” on Friday and reaffirmed that the time has come for world leaders to tackle climate change in the run-up to the United Nations Youth Climate Summit. 

WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 20: Activists gather in John Marshall Park for the Global Climate Strike protests on September 20, 2019 in Washington, United States. In what could be the largest climate protest in history and inspired by the teenage Swedish activist Greta Thunberg, people around the world are taking …

Oil Tycoon T. Boone Pickens Dead at 91

Legendary oil tycoon T. Boone Pickens passed away peacefully Wednesday of natural causes at the age of 91, according to emerging reports. 

Corporate raider Boone Pickens, CEO and Chairman of the Board of Mesa Inc., sits in his Irving, Texas, office, July 29, 1996. Pickens is retiring from Mesa as soon as a new CEO is found to replace him. (AP Photo/Victoria Arocho)

Washington Post to End Daily Commuter Newspaper

The Washington Post’s daily commuter newspaper — The Express — will cease publication this week amid financial loses, the establishment newspaper announced Wednesday.

A woman walks past a Washington Post newspaper box outside the Washington Post on August 5, 2013 in Washington, DC after it was announced that Amazon.com founder and CEO Jeff Bezos had agreed to purchase the Post for USD 250 million. Multi-billionaire Bezos, who created Amazon, which has soared in …

John Bolton: I Offered to Resign but Trump Said to Wait

Outgoing National Security Advisor John Bolton said he offered his resignation to President Donald Trump on Tuesday, putting his account at odds with the president, who announced Tuesday that he ordered the senior White House official to step down. 

US National Security Advisor John Bolton arrives in Downing Street in London on August 13, 2019, ahead of his meeting with Britain's Chancellor of the Exchequer Sajid Javid. - US National Security Advisor John Bolton said Monday that Washington wanted "to move very quickly" on a trade deal with Britain …

Democrat Jon Ossoff Running for Georgia Senate Seat

Failed Democrat congressional candidate Jon Ossoff announced Monday he is launching a bid to challenge incumbent Sen. David Perdue (R-GA) for his U.S. Senate seat in Georgia in 2020.

ATLANTA, GA - JUNE 20: Democratic candidate Jon Ossoff delivers a concession speech during his election night party being held at the Westin Atlanta Perimeter North Hotel after returns show him losing the race for Georgia's 6th Congressional District on June 20, 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia. Mr. Ossoff ran in …