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#US politics

# us-politics - Thursday 23 March, 2017

Trump's pick for top judge has set US politicians on a collision course

A Supreme Court seat has been open for more than 13 months, since the death of Justice Antonin Scalia.

# us-politics - Saturday 25 February, 2017

Republicans are getting shouted at by constituents (even kids) angry about Donald Trump Town Halls This post contains videos

Republicans are getting shouted at by constituents (even kids) angry about Donald Trump

Town hall meetings across the US are getting testy.

# us-politics - Friday 17 February, 2017

Trump's choice for national security advisor turns down job

“I currently could not make that commitment.”

# us-politics - Saturday 14 January, 2017

Donald Trump in Twitter attack on Congressman who marched alongside Martin Luther King

Ahead of MLK Day in the US, Trump has claimed that Congressman John Lewis is ‘all talk’.

# us-politics - Monday 12 September, 2016

Hillary's health - From right-wing conspiracy to front page news

The candidate has been diagnosed with pneumonia – but is the focus on her health fair?

# us-politics - Sunday 11 September, 2016

Hillary has unveiled 'Hill Force One' but does it stack up to Trump's gold encrusted jet? How The Other Half Flies This post contains videos

# us-politics - Friday 22 July, 2016

Could Donald Trump actually win the US election?

Yes, he could.

# us-politics - Monday 18 July, 2016

He's nearly there: Trump to be named Republican presidential nominee as party convention kicks off

The convention will get underway today in Cleveland, Ohio.

# us-politics - Monday 6 June, 2016

A small island has Hillary Clinton on the verge of making history

By tomorrow night, she may be the first woman to become a nominee of either major party for US President.

# us-politics - Tuesday 31 May, 2016

Enda's take on Donald Trump? 'Racist and dangerous'

But “the world will have to deal with their decision” if he is elected, the Taoiseach said.

# us-politics - Thursday 26 May, 2016

It's official: Donald Trump has won enough delegates to become the GOP nominee

It means the outspoken businessman can avoid a contested convention in Cleveland this summer.

# us-politics - Saturday 21 May, 2016

Bernie Sanders is running out of cash as Trump puts more money into his campaign

Sanders had $6 million left in the bank at the start of the month.

# us-politics - Wednesday 18 May, 2016

President Trump? Here's how it could happen

He’s been written off thus far, but he’s still around and could become President.

# us-politics - Thursday 28 April, 2016

"Lucifer in the flesh" - a US political heavyweight isn't a fan of Ted Cruz

“I get along with almost everyone, but I have never worked with a more miserable son of a bitch in my life.”

# us-politics - Tuesday 19 April, 2016

Donald Trump just confused 9/11 with 7-Eleven Oops This post contains videos

Donald Trump just confused 9/11 with 7-Eleven

The GOP candidate made the gaffe in New York. Both Democrats and Republicans go to the polls in the eastern state today.

# us-politics - Friday 8 April, 2016

US politicians want unbreakable encryption on your smartphone to be illegal

Apple said it wasn’t able to break into the iPhone of one of the San Bernado

# us-politics - Tuesday 5 April, 2016

Donald Trump is now playing a role he's not used to - the plucky underdog

Trump is behind in Wisconsin polls but he’s not giving up yet.

# us-politics - Thursday 24 March, 2016

Donald Trump has been threatening to 'spill the beans' on his opponent's wife Below The Belt This post contains videos

Donald Trump has been threatening to 'spill the beans' on his opponent's wife

Ted Cruz has called Trump a ‘snivelling coward’.

# us-politics - Friday 18 March, 2016

Donald Trump isn't worried that 'mixed up man' Mitt Romney's isn't voting for him

Former candidate Mitt Romney says he’ll be voting for Ted Cruz in Utah.

# us-politics - Thursday 17 March, 2016

Donald Trump poses a real risk to the entire world

Research from The Economist has said if he becomes president, there is a risk of trade war and further threats from jihadi groups.

# us-politics - Thursday 10 March, 2016

'Next time we might have to kill him.' - Protester sucker punched at Trump rally Getting Rowdy This post contains videos

# us-politics - Saturday 5 March, 2016

'They were swinging and swinging': Scuffles at Trump rallies are becoming a problem Trump This post contains videos

'They were swinging and swinging': Scuffles at Trump rallies are becoming a problem

The candidate has defended allegations of heavy handed tactics.

# us-politics - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

This is how close Donald Trump is to the Republican nomination Touching Distance This post contains videos

This is how close Donald Trump is to the Republican nomination

He’s taken two victories and there are more to come.

# us-politics - Thursday 18 February, 2016

Donald Trump and Pope Francis got into a proper row today

Francis said Trump was “not Christian”. Trump called his comments “disgraceful.”

# us-politics - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

# us-politics - Tuesday 2 February, 2016

Ted Cruz's win is as much of a nightmare for his party as Donald Trump Cruzing For A Bruising This post contains videos

Ted Cruz's win is as much of a nightmare for his party as Donald Trump

He’s a Senator, but by no means a party insider.

# us-politics - Friday 29 January, 2016

Trump wins Republican debate - despite not being there

Trump’s decision to boycott and pick a fight with Fox seemed to be particularly well-timed, allowing him dominate news coverage for days.

# us-politics - Saturday 2 January, 2016

US mayor says sorry to Muslims for calling Barack Obama a Muslim

He continued his criticism of President Obama.

# us-politics - Friday 18 December, 2015

30% of Republican voters support bombing Agrabah (the country from Aladdin)

19% of Democrats would like to see the fictional kingdom bombed too.

# us-politics - Tuesday 8 December, 2015

White House says Trump's latest idea "disqualifies" him from being President - and he has "fake hair"

White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest tore into Trump.

# us-politics - Thursday 19 November, 2015

US politicians just voted to make it almost impossible for refugees fleeing ISIS to come to America

“We might as well take down the Statue of Liberty,” said one disgusted Democrat.

# us-politics - Sunday 8 November, 2015

Things are about to get nasty in the Republican presidential race

Whoever wins the race, they will most certainly be up against Hilary Clinton, writes Larry Donnelly.

# us-politics - Saturday 7 November, 2015

US presidential hopeful 'claimed he was named most honest in class which didn't exist'

Questions are mounting over Ben Carson’s autobiography.

# us-politics - Thursday 5 November, 2015

From The Daily Edge Hillary Clinton's unfortunate retweet revealed a little too much about her campaign Pizza And Anal

# us-politics - Thursday 29 October, 2015

Donald Trump carries a gun sometimes, but "likes to be unpredictable"

Some of the GOP hopefuls didn’t know what a weakness was, though.

# us-politics - Tuesday 13 October, 2015

It's Hillary Clinton's turn to debate tonight - what can she expect?

She is probably going to be ganged up on.

# us-politics - Monday 12 October, 2015

If you try to attack Donald Trump, "you're gonna be shocked"

Obama’s not impressed by The Donald.

# us-politics - Friday 25 September, 2015

A huge row over abortion caused this senior US politician to quit today. Here's why...

House speaker John Boehner sensationally quit today. So what’s going on?

# us-politics - Thursday 10 September, 2015

"Go f**k yourselves": REM slam Donald Trump and Republicans for using their music

“Do not use our music or my voice for your moronic charade of a campaign.”