There were a lot of things that happened this year in American politics, some of which you may have already completely forgotten about. Here are 110 of them:
Posted on: 16 December 2018 | 8:21 am
After two weeks of discordant and emotional negotiations, the nations of the world agreed Saturday night on a set of rules meant to help curb global warming.
Posted on: 16 December 2018 | 3:32 am
Instead of "It's a Wonderful Life," it was a "Wonderful Trump" on "Saturday Night Live."
Posted on: 16 December 2018 | 2:21 am
Former Vice President Joe Biden holds the pole position in the first CNN/Des Moines Register/Mediacom poll among likely 2020 Democratic caucusgoers, with Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders and Texas Rep. Beto O'Rourke joining him as the only possible candidates in the field with double-digit support.
Posted on: 15 December 2018 | 8:40 pm
Whether you know it or not, Obamacare has affected nearly every American.
Posted on: 15 December 2018 | 7:42 pm
In yet another unnecessary attack on the first lady, CNN contributor Kate Anderson Brower, who purports to be an expert on the customs and norms of first ladies and yet has never met Melania Trump, wrote Thursday that Mrs. Trump "proved that she doesn't understand what it means to be first lady."
Posted on: 15 December 2018 | 7:40 pm
NASA sent the spacecraft Juno to Jupiter in 2011. Well, it took a little while for Juno to get there -- but it delivered.
Posted on: 15 December 2018 | 3:10 pm
Parents of a teen who died by suicide say a Catholic priest used their son's funeral to condemn suicide and suggested the teen may not gain entrance into heaven.
Posted on: 15 December 2018 | 11:01 am
President Donald Trump has announced his final choice in the chief of staff sweepstakes: Budget Director Mick Mulvaney. The announcement, made predictably via Twitter on Friday, ends more than a week of "Apprentice"-like scrambling to figure out who would replace outgoing Chief of Staff John Kelly. Nick Ayers (Vice President Mike Pence's former chief of staff), Newt Gingrich, Chris Christie and David Bossie were all in the mix.
Posted on: 15 December 2018 | 8:16 am
President Donald Trump used the threat of impeachment to rev up his base before the 2018 midterms and since then he's given thought to the prospect he could be impeached.
Posted on: 15 December 2018 | 5:41 am
The Parkland tragedy launched one of the biggest grassroots movements of the year, with young people like Emma Gonzalez at the helm. In the wake of more mass shootings, Trump proposed arming guards at houses of worship while others pushed for better background checks. Will this year generate real legislative change?
Posted on: 15 December 2018 | 4:10 am