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Alabama was supposed to turn Steve Bannon and Breitbart into kingmakers. Now what?

Published on Post Politics: Breaking Politics News, Political Analysis & More – The Washington Post. The website and its chairman may have come up against the limits of their influence.

Republican Tax Bill in Final Sprint Across Finish Line

Published on NYT > Politics. House and Senate negotiators reach agreement, appear on track to send bill to President Trump by Christmas.

‘Black Votes Matter’: African-Americans Propel Jones To Alabama Win

Published on Politics. More than 90 percent of African-Americans voted for Doug Jones in Alabama’s special Senate election Tuesday and Jones had the support of 98 percent of black women, according to exit polling. (Image credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Nancy French On Implications Of Alabama Election For Christian Conservatives

Published on Politics. Nancy French is a Southern, conservative Christian writer who has written about her experience as the victim of childhood sexual abuse, her break with the Republican Party over Donald Trump’s presidential candidacy and about empathizing with Roy […]

HealthCare.gov Enrollment Ends Friday. Sign-ups Likely to Trail Last Year’s

Published on Politics. A shorter enrollment period and big cuts in the federal budget for outreach are taking a toll, say those helping with health insurance sign-ups. Deadlines for most state exchanges are a little later. (Image credit: Joe Raedle/Getty […]

5 Takeaways From The Stunning Alabama Senate Election

Published on Politics. A Democrat hasn’t been elected to the Senate from Alabama in a quarter century. It happened Tuesday night. Here’s what it all means. (Image credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Democrat Doug Jones Beats Roy Moore In Alabama: What Happens Next?

Published on Politics. Democrat Doug Jones upset Republican Roy Moore in yesterday’s special election in Alabama. NPR political editor Domenico Montanaro discusses what this means and what happens next. (Image credit: CJ Riculan/NPR)

GOP Lawmakers Agree On Final Tax Package, Hatch Says

Published on Politics. Senate Finance Committee chairman Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, says House and Senate Republicans have agreed on a final tax bill. GOP leaders aim to pass it next week. (Image credit: J. Scott Applewhite/AP)

Republicans Say They Have a Deal on Tax Bill

Published on NYT > Politics. House and Senate negotiators reach agreement, appear on track to send bill to President Trump by Christmas

White House: Nomination of Alabama Lawyer Brett Talley ‘Will Not Be Moving Forward’

Published on Politics. Brett Talley had been rated “unanimously unqualified” by the American Bar Association in part because he had not tried a case or argued a motion in federal court.

Abbas Says U.S. Shouldn’t Lead Mideast Peace Process, Citing Jerusalem Policy

Published on Politics. An emergency session of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation was dominated by talk of the Trump administration’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. (Image credit: Emrah Gurel/AP)

Omarosa Manigault Newman Resigns From White House

Published on Politics on HuffingtonPost.com. “We wish her the best in future endeavors.”

Rep. Byrne: Doug Jones Will Lose His Alabama Senate Seat In 2020

Published on Politics. Rachel Martin talks to GOP Rep. Bradley Byrne of Alabama about the results of the state’s special election. Democrat Doug Jones beat Republican Roy Moore and will fill a seat in the U.S. Senate.

All The Republicans At Roy Moore’s Party Had The Same Reaction

Published on Politics on HuffingtonPost.com. Blame everyone. Except the candidate accused of sexual assault.