Domenico Montanaro

Domenico Montanaro appears in the following:

Americans Don't Think Trump Is Tough Enough On Russia, Poll Finds

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

In an NPR/NewsHour/Marist poll, nearly two-thirds of respondents say the president has been too lax on Russia. Most also believe Russia will try to interfere in the 2018 midterm elections again.


Who Is Brett Kavanaugh, President Trump's Pick For The Supreme Court?

Monday, July 09, 2018

The federal judge is conservative and just 53. He is a former Bush White House staffer with deep political ties and the most experience as a judge on Trump's shortlist. But he is also controversial.


'It's Insane': Trump Supreme Court Pick Still In The Air

Sunday, July 08, 2018

Ahead of President Trump's announcement Monday when he'll name his second Supreme Court nominee, the scene in Bedminster, N.J., where Trump is deliberating, was described by one source as "insane."


Religion, The Supreme Court And Why It Matters

Saturday, July 07, 2018

With President Trump set to name the next justice to the high court soon, it's worth noting it was once dominated by Protestant Christians. Now, it is now more Jewish, Catholic and conservative.


In Big Win For White House, Supreme Court Upholds President Trump's Travel Ban

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

By a 5-4 vote, the court reversed a series of lower court decisions and said a rule banning nearly all travelers from five mainly Muslim countries was within the president's authority.


Supreme Court Says Texas Political Map Is Largely Not A Racial Gerrymander

Monday, June 25, 2018

The court said just one district is unconstitutional — House District 90. Justice Sonia Sotomayor issued a scathing dissent that was five pages longer than the majority opinion.


Trump Turnaround Changes 'Zero-Tolerance' Immigration Policy

Thursday, June 21, 2018

President Trump reversed both his stance on family separation and his position that Congress was the only body capable of ending the practice. We examine what forced the president to reverse course.


Poll: Democrats Fired Up Against Trump In Midterms, But GOP Rallying Around Him

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

A new Pew poll finds that Americans on both sides of the aisle are more enthusiastic than usual about voting this fall and the president is a bigger factor than at any time in more than three decades.


Family Separation Is Trump's Immigration Policy. Here's Why He Won't Own It

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

The policy is unpopular, and vulnerable Republicans in competitive districts stand to be punished by voters in the midterms if this continues much longer. So Trump is trying to flip the script.


Supreme Court Leaves 'Wild West' Of Partisan Gerrymandering In Place — For Now

Monday, June 18, 2018

The court on Monday, in twin partisan gerrymandering cases from Wisconsin and Maryland, said either that challengers didn't have standing or didn't weigh in on the merits of the case.


What To Expect In The Midterms

Friday, June 15, 2018

More than half the states have now held primaries in the 2018 midterm election cycle, providing an opportunity to look at where the two parties are headed.


Supreme Court Upholds Controversial Ohio Voter-Purge Law

Monday, June 11, 2018

The Supreme Court upheld the most aggressive voter-purge law in the country. If a voter doesn't respond to mailings or hasn't voted in two consecutive elections, they are kicked off the rolls.


Democrats Breathe Sigh Of Relief After Tuesday's Primaries

Wednesday, June 06, 2018

The party's chances of taking back the House were helped, especially with apparent results in California. That, plus four other takeaways from Tuesday night's elections in eight states.


4 Lessons From The 2018 Primaries So Far

Tuesday, June 05, 2018

The dominant storylines from the 2018 primaries so far have been that women have dominated and the president has had his own relative success — and a big impact on GOP congressional candidates.


Supreme Court Leaves In Place Law That Effectively Bans Abortion By Pill — For Now

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Clinics in Arkansas began canceling medical abortions Tuesday. The law, which heavily restricts abortion by medication, is threatening two of the state's three facilities that perform abortions.


McConnell Says He Supports Mueller Investigation

Thursday, May 24, 2018

The Senate GOP leader told NPR in an interview that nothing he heard in a secret briefing changed his mind about the integrity of the Russia and Justice Department probes. "I support both," he said.


Trump Praises NFL Decision, Questions If Protesting Players Should Be In The Country

Thursday, May 24, 2018

"You have to stand, proudly, for the national anthem or you shouldn't be playing," Trump told Fox News, "you shouldn't be there, maybe you shouldn't be in the country."


Primary Takeaways: Voters Send Parties Further Apart

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Republicans and Democrats are heading in totally different directions, highlighted by Georgia's primaries for governor. And the progressive vs. establishment fight fizzled on the Democratic side.


What The Primaries In Arkansas, Georgia, Kentucky And Texas Mean For Democrats

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Democrats will be tested Tuesday night, with primaries in four states. Some activists are concerned the party could nominate candidates who are too liberal just as President Trump's popularity is rising in the polls.


Election Night Shakeup: Here Come The New 'Exit' Polls

Monday, May 21, 2018

Fox News and the Associated Press are upending a quarter century of how elections are measured — and races called — launching a new approach for this fall's midterm elections.