On Politics: Congress and Trump Clash Over Census

Senator Bernie Sanders on Wednesday presented his brand of socialism through a framework of economic rights in an effort to defuse voter concerns about his electability. Still lost? Here’s a guide to democratic socialism.

In a Monmouth University poll of voters in Nevada, a key early-voting state, Senator Elizabeth Warren finished second in the 23-person field, surpassing Mr. Sanders and trailing only Joe Biden.

Hope Hicks, the former White House communications director, agreed to participate in a transcribed interview with the House Judiciary Committee next week. It will be the first time that a Trump aide takes the witness stand in the committee’s investigation of possible obstruction of justice.

R. Clarke Cooper, a top State Department official, defended the use of an emergency declaration to sell arms to Saudi Arabia against Congress’s will.

In three hours of questioning, Donald Trump Jr. told Senate investigators that he had nothing to correct from his past statements to congressional bodies about issues related to Russia.

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