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Seth McLaughlin

Seth McLaughlin, a reporter on the Politics Desk, can be reached at Follow him on Twitter: @SethMcLaughlin1

Articles by Seth McLaughlin

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy of Calif., accompanied by Rep. Kelly Armstrong, R-N.D., left, and other Republican House members, walk out to hold a news conference as the select committee on the Jan. 6 attack appointed by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi will begin to hold its first hearing, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, July 27, 2021. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

House GOP: Pelosi seeks to ‘cover up the facts’ of Jan. 6

House Republican leaders launched a preemptive strike ahead of the first select committee hearing into the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol, accusing Speaker Nancy Pelosi of trying to cover up facts that could get in the way of her predetermined narrative about the incident. Published July 27, 2021

In this May 22, 2018, file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump, left, meets with South Korean President Moon Jae-In in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, as then-National Security Adviser John Bolton, right, watches. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)

King no more? Bolton touts polls showing Trump’s base is shrinking

John R. Bolton is out to prove former President Donald Trump's base of support in the Republican Party is shrinking -- putting him at odds with a number of GOP lawmakers who have pledged fealty to the 45th president and, in some cases, parroted his stolen election claims. Published July 19, 2021

Former President Donald Trump speaks during a visit to an unfinished section of border wall with Texas Gov. Greg Abbott, in Pharr, Texas, Wednesday, June 30, 2021. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

Trump: Biden, Democrats sabotaging border security

Former President Donald Trump on Wednesday delivered a full-throated condemnation of President Biden's approach to immigration during his first post-presidency trip to the U.S.-Mexico border. Published June 30, 2021