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Emhoff hits back at Trump over attacks on Harris

Second Gentleman Doug Emhoff challenged former President Trump over his attacks on Vice President Harris on Tuesday, brushing off the nicknames for his new White House rival. Trump has dubbed Harris "Laughin' Kamala" and "Lyin' Kamala" in attacks on her since she jumped into

Musk says he's not donating $45 million a month to Trump

Tech billionaire Elon Musk appeared to pare down his commitment to give $45 million a month supporting former President Trump, saying Tuesday that his giving is “at a much lower level.” Musk had reportedly committed the record amount to America PAC, which he founded alongside

Colorado requiring dairies to test milk for bird flu

Colorado will require dairies to test their milk supplies for bird flu every week, the state Department of Agriculture announced Tuesday, as concerns over the avian flu remain high nationwide. State Veterinarian Maggie Baldwin said Colorado has “not been able to curb the spread

DEI attacks on Harris create risks for GOP

Republicans are warning their colleagues to back off using diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) politics to attack Vice President Harris as she launches her presidential bid. The GOP has had to quickly revamp its attacks in the days since President Biden withdrew from the 2024

FactChecking Vice President Kamala Harris

In about 48 hours, Vice President Kamala Harris went from No. 2 on the Democratic presidential ticket to the presumptive presidential nominee, after President Joe Biden dropped out of the race and endorsed her. Here, we fact-check some of Harris' recent speeches -- before and

Hollywood hails Harris: 'We're all so excited'

Hollywood's biggest donors and political influencers had started to sour on President Biden, but Vice President Harris is about to see their sweet side after launching her White House bid. "There's new excitement — Hollywood celebrities are lining up behind Kamala as if she

Red states ask Supreme Court to halt climate rule

Welcome to The Hill's Energy & Environment newsletter {beacon} Energy & Environment Energy & Environment The Big Story Red states ask Supreme Court to halt climate rule GOP-led states are asking the high court to pause the Biden administration’s rule to cut emissions from

Kids online safety bills to get Senate vote

Welcome to The Hill's Technology newsletter {beacon} Technology Technology The Big Story Kids online safety bills to get vote in Senate, Schumer says Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) will bring two bipartisan bills aimed at boosting online safety and privacy for

What to watch in Netanyahu's address

Welcome to The Hill's Defense & NatSec newsletter {beacon} Defense &National Security Defense &National Security The Big Story Netanyahu set for closely watched speech to Congress Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's congressional address on Wednesday comes as

Almost 4 in 10 worried about paying bills: Survey

Story at a glance More Americans fear their income isn’t enough to pay their bills. About four in 10 U.S. adults say they worry most or all of the time that their family’s income isn’t enough to meet their expenses, according to a new CNN poll. That’s more than a

Why is the internet calling Kamala Harris 'brat'?

Vice President Kamala Harris is brat. At least that's what supporters of Harris have taken to calling her with social media awash with lime green highlighted memes of the vice president dancing and clips of her various speeches. The meme-forward strategy took off after British

Delta draws DOT scrutiny

Welcome to The Hill's Business & Economy newsletter {beacon} Business & Economy Business & Economy The Big Story Delta drama draws scrutiny from Biden administration The Department of Transportation (DOT) is investigating Delta Air Lines after a recent barrage of flight

Horsford: Harris is the ‘future of our party’

Rep. Steven Horsford (D-Nev.), with members of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) and the CBC’s political action committee, gathered in D.C. on Tuesday to issue a resounding endorsement for Vice President Harris. The Caucus, Horsford said, now has one job: To win the gavels.

Frost calls out GOP for 'racist dog whistles' about Harris

Rep. Maxwell Frost (D-Fla.) on Tuesday lambasted GOP claims that Vice President Harris is in her role because she's a "DEI hire," saying that is a cover-up for a racial slur and among "racist dog whistles" being used against her. "Whenever you hear DEI, I want you to think