Donald Trump

midterms

White Women's Complicated Role in the 2018 Midterm Elections

White women remained loyal to Republicans in key races this election year, but overall they're moving steadily toward the Democratic Party.
Marie Solis
11.12.18
immigration

Trump Threatens to Take Away Citizenship Rights for Babies Born in the US

President Donald Trump argued for his proposed executive order with a lie about the United States being the only country in the world that guarantees birthright citizenship.
Marie Solis
10.30.18
she's running

Women Are Running for Office for Reasons Beyond Trump

In the first episode of VICE News's She's Running series, women candidates like Pearl Kim demonstrate how they're running on platforms that go beyond resisting Trump.
Broadly Staff
10.29.18
LGBTQ

Trump's DOJ Tells Supreme Court It's Fine to Discriminate Against Trans Workers

President Donald Trump's Department of Justice told the Supreme Court it doesn't consider anti-trans workplace discrimination a violation of federal law.
Marie Solis
10.25.18
Transgender rights

Advocates Have a Plan to Defeat Trump's Attack on Trans Protections

Activists and legal experts say they know what it takes to shut down the Trump administration's attack on transgender civil rights.
Marie Solis
10.23.18
Op-Ed

Native American Is Not My Race—It's Who I Am

Elizabeth Warren may feel vindicated about her ancestry, but defining Native American identity by race often results in dangerous challenges to Indigenous rights and sovereignty.
Mariah Gladstone
10.19.18
stormy daniels

Judge Orders Stormy Daniels to Pay Trump's Legal Fees

On Monday, a federal judge dismissed Stormy Daniels' defamation suit against President Donald Trump on the grounds of free speech.
Marie Solis
10.16.18
supreme court

What Would It Take for Brett Kavanaugh to Be Impeached?

Democrats could investigate newly confirmed Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh if they regain control of the House in November—but the threshold for impeachment is high.
Marie Solis
10.9.18
supreme court

Trump Calls Women Protesting Kavanaugh 'Rude Elevator Screamers'

In an early-morning tweet, Trump accused the women confronting senators over their votes on Brett Kavanaugh of being paid protesters.
Marie Solis
10.5.18
sexual assault

A Short History of Trump Mocking Women for Sexual Assault Allegations

President Donald Trump mocked Christine Blasey Ford's testimony at a Tuesday rally. It's not the first time he's taunted a woman who has come forward with sexual assault allegations.
Marie Solis
10.3.18
supreme court

Sources Who Say They Can Corroborate Kavanaugh Allegations Can't Reach the FBI

The FBI is conducting a week-long investigation into Christine Blasey Ford's sexual assault allegations against Brett Kavanaugh, which some White House officials say is "limited in scope."
Marie Solis
10.1.18
supreme court

While Christine Blasey Ford Was Testifying, Here's What Republicans Were Saying

Ford spent hours on Thursday detailing her sexual assault allegations against Brett Kavanaugh before the Senate Judiciary Committee, while conservatives took to Twitter to question her credibility.
Marie Solis
9.27.18