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Left in the Lurch: Democrats' Curious Decline
When President-elect Donald Trump replaces Barack Obama on Friday, the Democratic Party will find itself more removed from power than at almost any point since the party's creation. The Democratic coalition young, multiethnic, educated and urban proved to have major demographic and geographic handicaps that have been hollowing out the party for years. NBC News takes an in-depth look at how the party transformed radically in recent decades and what it needs to do to win again.Wed, 18 Jan 2017 11:08:00 GMT
Here's Why Democrats Say They're Skipping Trump's Inauguration
Here is why lawmakers say they're boycotting, skipping, or simply out of town for Trump's inauguration.Wed, 18 Jan 2017 21:56:00 GMT
Obama in Final Presser: America Will Be 'Okay'
This will be Obama's 165th official White House press conference, according to the American Presidency Project.Wed, 18 Jan 2017 21:09:00 GMT
Nikki Haley Breaks From Trump, Criticizes Russia
"Russia is trying to show its muscle," Nikki Haley said during her confirmation hearing on Wednesday. "We cannot trust them."Wed, 18 Jan 2017 20:43:00 GMT
Fact Checking Trump's Job Creation Claims
Is the president-elect, still days away from his swearing-in ceremony, actually behind what might appear to be a jobs bonanza?Wed, 18 Jan 2017 20:12:00 GMT
George H.W. Bush in ICU, Wife Barbara Hospitalized as a 'Precaution'
George H.W. Bush and his wife Barbara were hospitalized Wednesday after the former president underwent a procedure to address a respiratory problem. The former first lady was admitted for a separate health issue, the couple's spokesman said Wednesday.Wed, 18 Jan 2017 19:29:00 GMT
Meet the GOP Sen. Trying to Turn Trump's Promises Into Policy
Louisiana Sen. Bill Cassidy thinks he can take Trump's health care promises and turn them into policy.Wed, 18 Jan 2017 19:02:00 GMT
More Democratic Lawmakers Refuse to Attend Inauguration
Thirty-one Democratic lawmakers are skipping Donald Trump's inauguration ceremony, some after Trump called civil rights icon John Lewis 'all talk.'Wed, 18 Jan 2017 18:37:05 GMT
Meet the Man Who's Never Missed a Swearing-In Since Nixon
It doesn't matter whether Sammy Lee Davis voted for that president or not, he said, he attends each ceremony out of a 'sense of duty.'Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:22:00 GMT
Democrats Press Opposition to Trump's HHS Pick in Senate Hearing
Rep. Tom Price will emphasize his medical career and bipartisan chops at what's certain to be a contentious hearing on his nomination as HHS Sec.Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:21:00 GMT