Massachusetts U.S. Rep. Ayanna Pressley promises to pull no punches when she questions President Trump’s former lawyer and “fixer” Michael Cohen, who will testify publicly before the House Oversight and Reform Committee Wednesday.

President Trump and Kim Jong Un provided upbeat optics at the launch of their second summit in Hanoi on Wednesday. With cameras flashing, the leaders strode before the international press corps at the luxurious Metropole Hotel, grasped hands and posed with American and North Korean flags as a backdrop.


A group rallies in Northampton, Massachusetts, on February 18, 2019.
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About 150 people showed up in the snow in Northampton, Massachusetts, on Monday to oppose President Trump's emergency declaration.

Wealthy liberal donor Tom Steyer brought his “Need to Impeach” President Trump campaign to Springfield on Tuesday, taking aim at prominent Congressional Democrats with the power to start an impeachment process.

One of Steyer’s first targets is Massachusetts’ Rep. Richard Neal, the House Ways and Means Committee chairman.

Elizabeth Warren Makes 2020 Presidential Bid Official

Feb 10, 2019

Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren made her run for the 2020 presidency official Saturday in Lawrence.

In her presidential kickoff speech at a mill site where many immigrant factory workers went on strike about a century ago, she pledged her campaign will “build an American that works for everyone,” putting emphasis on combating economic inequality in the U.S.

Despite the sub-freezing temperature, scores of people gathered to hear a fired-up Warren outline her agenda if elected as America’s first woman president.