House votes to hold Barr and McGahn in contempt – live

Trump’s eldest son to testify in closed session Wednesday Jon Stewart rebukes Congress for failing 9/11 victims Sign up to the US briefing and get a new perspective 10.00pm BST In case there was any doubt Joe Biden is focusing his 2020 campaign on Donald Trump, the former vice president name-checked the president 44 times […]

Pete Buttigieg warns Democrats about lure of identity politics

Democrat addresses Human Rights Campaign in Las Vegas Elizabeth Warren leads the Democratic ‘ideas primary’ In a speech in Las Vegas on Saturday, the Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg described his decision to come out and how the exclusion he experienced made him conscious of what it means to belong and the need to overcome […]

Joe Biden to announce presidential bid on Thursday – live news

Former vice-president to officially launch bid for president, while Jared Kushner says Mueller investigation ‘just a big distraction’ Sign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 7.43pm BST Beto O’Rourke, the Texas congressman and presidential candidate, is jumping into the race for big donor $$$ with a New York City fundraiser next […]