Philip Bump

Philip Bump appears in the following:

Friday Morning Politics: Let's Talk About Those Dueling Town Halls

Friday, October 16, 2020

The latest in national politics including last night's presidential town halls, Rudy Giuliani and Hunter Biden's laptop.

The Prehistory of the Ukraine Scandal

Monday, November 11, 2019

Who knew what, when? That's perhaps the most crucial question in the impeachment probe. Here's a deep dive into the timeline of events around the alleged quid pro quo. 

Friday Morning Politics: 3 Challenges to Checks & Balances

Friday, September 20, 2019

Catch up with the latest national news, including the whistleblower complaint


Trump's Threatened Mexico Sanctions Would Be 'a Tax Increase on Americans'

Monday, June 03, 2019

The Washington Post's Phillip Bump says tariffs on Mexico would result in higher prices for Americans. Will Republicans support Trump on this, even if it costs their constituents?

The No-Shutdown Deal

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

More on the tentative deal to avoid another government shutdown and the latest on the Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation.

Kavanaugh Hearings: Will They or Won't They?

Friday, September 21, 2018

The latest regarding the allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.

The White House's Version of 'The Truth'

Monday, August 20, 2018

A look at what President Trump's lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, meant when he said that 'truth isn't truth.'

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The Other National News

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Washington Post national correspondent Philip Bump talks about the latest national policy news.  


Wednesday Morning Politics: Paul Ryan; Trump, Russia & Syria...& Mueller

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Catch up on the morning's national politics news: Trump, Russia & Syria; Paul Ryan's news; & more.


‘Unrelenting Devastation’ from California Wildfires

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Wildfires blazed through Northern California.

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Publicly Criticizing While Quietly Voting With Trump

Monday, May 15, 2017

The Washington Post's Philip Bump says that "as long as there's political cover for Republicans to stand with Donald Trump, they’re going to do so," even as they criticize him on TV.

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What Happened in Nevada?

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Two reporters discuss what happened at the Nevada convention and whether the continuation of Sanders' campaign will undermine the Democratic party's attempt to maintain a unified front.

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30 Issues | The Politicized History of Political Correctness

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Long before Donald Trump picked up the mantle of anti-political correctness, everyone from George Carlin to Dinesh D'Souza took shots at P.C. culture. Hear an audio history of the issue.

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Trump's Call for Abortion 'Punishment' and a Likely Brokered Convention

Thursday, March 31, 2016

Trump recently recanted his comment that women who get abortions deserve "some form of punishment." Hear more - plus, what would happen if the Republicans faced a "brokered" convention?

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Ted Cruz Isn't in it to Compromise

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

The Texas senator, who became the first candidate to enter the 2016 presidential race, is aiming to please a conservative base--not mainstream Republican lawmakers or donors.

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