Sam Stein

Huffington Post

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Sam Stein is the senior politics editor at the Huffington Post.

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Since his candidacy began, President Trump has challenged accepted authority in politics and government. His latest target is the Congressional Budget Office.

Trump pre-emptively attacks the Congressional Budget Office

Since his candidacy began, President Trump has challenged accepted authority in politics and government. His latest target is the Congressional Budget Office.

from To the Point

As the Trump Administration starts to build for the future, the Democrats are faced with re-building after last week's disaster.

Where Democrats go from here

As the Trump Administration starts to build for the future, the Democrats are faced with re-building after last week's disaster.

from To the Point

The Democratic presidential debate is a week away and for the first time frontrunner Hillary Clinton will have to directly confront Bernie Sanders, who has become her closest…

Who Is Bernie Sanders?

The Democratic presidential debate is a week away and for the first time frontrunner Hillary Clinton will have to directly confront Bernie Sanders, who has become her closest…

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California mailed ballots to every registered voter this year because of the pandemic.

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T he Senate Judiciary Committee is expected to debate and vote on the president’s nomination of Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court. The debate starts at 6 a.m. PT.

Political anthropologist David Vine argues that the most visible evidence of the country’s global empire are the thousands of military installations it has around the world.

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Attorney Ronald Goldfarb offers a scathing indictment of American law and lawyers in his new book, The Price of Justice .

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It was the last debate of the campaign, and it was less crazy than the last one. NBC’s Kristen Welker kept it on lockdown with some help from a mute button.

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In California, more than 4.5 million voters have already returned their mail-in ballots. Over a third of those ballots are from voters ages 65 and up. According to Dr.

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This week, we measure the political climate in the U.S. in the lead up to the presidential election. With less than three weeks to go, what’s going on in the nation’s capital?

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