Move over D.C., Hollywood is here to play at the White House correspondents’ dinner. Celebrities like Laverne Cox, Gillian Jacobs and Pete Wentz talk about their favorite D.C. shows on the red carpet.
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The Senate minority leader announced that he will not run for reelection in 2016. PostTV took a look back at Sen. Harry Reid’s (D-Nev.) time serving in the Senate.
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Tex.) became the first major candidate to announce a 2016 White House bid — and late-night comedians like Jon Stewart, Jimmy Fallon and David Letterman couldn’t resist taking a few jabs.
Here’s a look at five of the most notable bribery cases in politics — and how much it took for lawmakers to sell out.
At a dinner in New York City, former mayor Rudy Giuliani questioned President Obama’s patriotism. Post opinion writer Jonathan Capehart wonders why no Republican of any stature is condemning Giuliani for his outrageous remarks.
It’s Congress against the White House once again. The fight over the pipeline is a potential political victory for Republicans and Democrats, even if the legislation goes nowhere fast.
President Obama’s annual budget proposal includes a $4 trillion price tag, a 10-year deficit reduction plan — and almost no chance of passing a Republican-controlled Congress. Here’s what you need to know about his proposal and its political implications.
The Post’s Aaron Blake reads between the lines of President Obama’s State of the Union address.
President Obama has a lot of handshaking to do at the annual State of the Union address. If you plan to greet him there, leave those high fives and questions for him at home.
Ever since Rep. Eliot Engel (D-N.Y.) was elected to Congress in 1989, he has snagged one of the most coveted seats every year at the State of the Union. He explains what it takes to shake the president’s hand when …