Kamala dominates. In Thursday night's second Democratic presidential primary debate Sen. Kamala Harris tore into former Vice President Joe Biden on the debate stage and came out the clear winner on the night - https://politi.co/2NgUB9z

  • 15.3 million people watched the first Democratic debate, far exceeding NBC's expectations for the night. That number does not include people who tuned in via streaming platforms -  https://nyti.ms/2NtXnbA

Not funny. At the G20 summit, President Donald Trump joked to Russian President Vladimir Putin to not meddle in the 2020 election -  http://bit.ly/2NmLK6k


Pelosi blinks. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi gave in to the Senate on Thursday and pushed through a border aid package from Senate Republicans after several moderate members of her caucus rebelled against the House version of the bill - https://politi.co/2NhwSGo


Citizenship question blocked..for now. The Supreme Court rejected the Trump administration's reasoning for adding a citizenship question to the 2020 census - https://nyti.ms/2NmMatq

  • President Trump said he is seeking to delay the census after the court's decision. The Constitution mandates a census every 10 years - https://wapo.st/2Neiizh

Gerrymandering survives. The Supreme Court decided Thursday that there's no Constitutional protection against extreme partisan gerrymandering, leaving the issue up to individual states - https://cnn.it/2NeioH9


Iran. The Senate may vote as early as Friday on an amendment to require President Trump to seek congressional approval before carrying out military action against Iran - https://cnn.it/2NjszdM


Tillerson rips Kushner. Former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told the House Foreign Affairs Committee that White House adviser Jared Kushner frequently set up meetings with foreign officials without informing the State Department -  https://wapo.st/2Nz0JdN


Trump is not gonna like this. Twitter announced they would begin labeling tweets from national political figures, including President Trump, that the company should have deleted for breaking the platform's rules - https://wapo.st/2NiPtlx