US politics

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Republicans delete tweet that appears to support Kanye West after he praises Nazis
House judiciary committee account contained cryptic post - ‘Kanye. Elon. Trump’ – that seemingly expressed support for Ye

David Smith in Washington

02, Dec, 2022 @2:26 AM

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Rural Arizona county certifies midterm results after judge orders vote
The Cochise county board of supervisors voted 2-0 to approve the results after threat of lawsuits

Rachel Leingang

02, Dec, 2022 @12:38 AM

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Biden ‘working with Macron’ to hold Russia accountable for ‘brutal’ Ukraine war – as it happened
President hosts French counterpart at White House and discusses conflict in Ukraine and EU-US ties

Richard Luscombe

01, Dec, 2022 @9:17 PM

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Ice inadvertently posted personal information of 6,252 people in custody
Worry after agency spreadsheet was erroneously posted online ‘while performing routine updates’ and was up for about five hours

Maya Yang

01, Dec, 2022 @5:45 PM

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Biden just knifed labor unions in the back. They shouldn’t forget it | Hamilton Nolan
US railway workers threatened to strike until they got paid sick leave. The president’s administration chose political cowardice

Hamilton Nolan

01, Dec, 2022 @11:00 AM

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US House approves bill to block rail strike and mandate paid sick leave
Lawmakers vote to impose tentative contract deal on a dozen unions as Bernie Sanders calls for sick-day amendment

Guardian staff and agencies

30, Nov, 2022 @11:55 PM

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Garland vows to hold January 6 attackers to account after Oath Keepers conviction – as it happened
Attorney general condemns ‘those responsible for crimes related to the attack on our democracy’ – follow US politics live

Maanvi Singh in Oakland (now) and Lauren Aratani in New York (earlier)

30, Nov, 2022 @10:27 PM

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House Democrats elect Hakeem Jeffries as first Black leader in Congress
New York congressman will assume role of minority leader early next year, inheriting position held for decades by Pelosi

Lauren Gambino in Washington

30, Nov, 2022 @9:46 PM

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Ron DeSantis book announcement a clear sign of presidential ambition
Florida governor expected to challenge Trump for Republican nod in 2024 will publish The Courage to Be Free in February

Martin Pengelly in New York

30, Nov, 2022 @8:28 PM

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New York mayor plans to hospitalize mentally ill people involuntarily
Advocacy groups for civil rights groups and the homeless criticized mandate: ‘Mayor is playing fast and loose with the legal rights’

Gloria Oladipo in New York City

30, Nov, 2022 @6:20 PM

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Rightwing election robocall fraudsters must spend 500 hours registering voters
Jacob Wohl, 24, and Jack Burkman, 56, targeted Black voters with phony telephone messages before 2020 election

Maya Yang in New York

30, Nov, 2022 @6:05 PM

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FTX billionaire Sam Bankman-Fried funneled dark money to Republicans
The crypto entrepreneur was thought to be a big donor to Democrats but now acknowledges he gave equally to GOP

Dominic Rushe

30, Nov, 2022 @5:20 PM

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