Fact check: Biden’s midterms message includes false and misleading claims

Fact check: Biden’s midterms message includes false and misleading claims

Washington CNN  —  President Joe Biden has been back on the campaign trail, traveling in October and early November to deliver his pitch for electing Democrats in the midterm elections on Tuesday. Biden’s pitch has included claims that are false, misleading or lacking important context. (As always, we take no position on the accuracy of … Read more

Premarket stocks: The bond market is crumbling

Premarket stocks: The bond market is crumbling

A version of this story first appeared in CNN Business’ Before the Bell newsletter. Not a subscriber? You can sign up right here. You can listen to an audio version of the newsletter by clicking the same link. New York CNN Business — The global bond market is having a historically awful year. The yield … Read more

House moves ahead on policing legislation amid internal Democratic conflict

House moves ahead on policing legislation amid internal Democratic conflict

CNN — House Democrats are moving ahead with consideration of a package of policing and public safety bills – narrowly voting to open debate after a hold-up of several hours on Thursday as leadership faced issues locking in support to pass the legislation. House Democrats, who have spent months trying to cobble together a package … Read more

US Constitution: 5 amendments for right now

US Constitution: 5 amendments for right now

A version of this story appeared in CNN’s What Matters newsletter. To get it in your inbox, sign up for free here. CNN  —  Readers of this newsletter are frequently reminded of the shortcomings of the US form of government: A generational conservative shift at the Supreme Court is upending precedent to erode abortion rights … Read more

Paul Gosar spends most in House on taxpayer-funded travel even as he rails against ‘bloated’ government

Paul Gosar spends most in House on taxpayer-funded travel even as he rails against ‘bloated’ government

CNN  —  Rep. Paul Gosar boasts he’s been “relentless” in seeking to restore fiscal responsibility and “common sense” when it comes to the “bloated” federal government. “I will continue to cut wasteful federal spending wherever I can,” the Arizona Republican says on his official website. “The American people and taxpayers deserve nothing less.” Yet Gosar … Read more