Virginia Heffernan
Virginia Heffernan Virginia Heffernan

Virginia Heffernan is a contributing editor at Politico. Follow her on Twitter.

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Dec. 18 2017 10:12 AMAll the President’s AccusersWhat will become of the sexual misconduct allegations against Trump?
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Dec. 4 2017 8:00 PMA Desperate Defense Knows No BoundsHow do you mount a defense for a president who admitted to obstructing justice on prime-time television?
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Nov. 17 2017 12:06 PMTrumpcast Live From San FranciscoShould the Democrats talk more about impeachment?
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Oct. 31 2017 9:52 AMRobert Mueller’s Opening SalvoWith a one-two punch, Mueller sends a message to those involved in the Trump-Russia scandal: Cooperate or else.
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Oct. 11 2017 2:20 PMA Corker of a StorySen. Bob Corker took Trump to task. What does that mean for the Republican Party?
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Oct. 2 2017 1:17 PMConcern-Trolling JaredKushner’s use of private email for White House business has us concerned.
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Sept. 21 2017 11:27 AMThe Last Person StandingIvanka Trump may just be the only Trump family member left at the end of this administration.
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Sept. 15 2017 10:07 AMIf You’re Concerned and You Know It, Just ImpeachChecking in on the Robert Mueller, Senate, and House Russia investigations.
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Aug. 31 2017 10:30 AMThe Key to a Thousand DoorsFelix Sater is the latest character in Trump’s Russia affair. Who is he and why does he matter for Mueller’s investigation?
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Aug. 24 2017 2:07 PMA Taxonomy of the Alt-RightBreaking down all the warring factions within the movement that helped Trump get elected.
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Aug. 16 2017 6:55 PMThe Press Conference That Did Him In?Will Trump become a lame-duck president?
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July 28 2017 7:30 PMHoly Hell to PayHave the Senate Republicans found the line they won’t allow Trump to cross?
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July 17 2017 5:28 PMLawyer Up, BroA field guide to Trump’s lawyers in the Russia investigation.
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July 3 2017 12:01 PMThe Pence Shake-Up and Rating Republican SentimentsDo Republicans fear the White House?
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June 15 2017 9:44 AMThe Testimony of Jefferson Beauregard Sessions IIIWhat lies ahead for the attorney general? A grand jury?
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Dec. 15 2017 1:40 PMActing Ethically in the Fog of WarHow have governmental ethics held up in the age of Trump?
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Nov. 28 2017 7:52 PMThe Magnitsky Update, With Bill BrowderThe European Union needs to adopt the Magnitsky Act. Here’s why it will never pass it.
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Nov. 8 2017 11:29 AMA Year Spent in Panic-Inducing BubblesHow push notifications changed and shaped our lives one year after Trump’s election.
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Oct. 20 2017 2:46 PMHello Dossier, My Old FriendIt’s the return of the document Donald Trump can’t stop talking about.
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Oct. 7 2017 6:00 AM#AskTrumpcastYou asked questions via Twitter, voicemail, and snail mail. We have answers.
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Sept. 26 2017 9:25 AMTrumpcast Live From the Texas Tribune FestivalA panel discussion about white supremacy, Democrats in Texas, and the 2016 election.
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Sept. 19 2017 7:50 PMCornering ManafortWhy the most recent developments in the Paul Manafort investigation might leave the former Trump campaign chairman with no way out.
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Sept. 11 2017 2:13 PMFacebook’s Russia ProblemHow should the company deal with Russian disinformation? Can it?
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Aug. 28 2017 9:18 AMThe Pardon That Sets a Dangerous PrecedentDid the president obstruct justice … again?
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Aug. 21 2017 6:04 PMThe AntifaWho are the anti-fascists, and what are their roots?
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Aug. 15 2017 1:30 PMThere’s Nothing New Under the SunAfter Charlottesville, there should be no mistaking whose side the president is on.
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July 21 2017 7:03 PMLies, Pardons, and Bringing Trump to HeelWhat are we to make of all the president’s untruths?
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July 12 2017 6:27 PMIntent, Motive, and Legal ImplicationsDid Donald Trump Jr. cross any legal lines?
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June 22 2017 12:54 PMSenate Backrooms and a Defense for Mitch McConnellHow have Senate Republicans handled the health care bill?
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June 8 2017 11:15 AMHabing on the Trumps With Maggie HabermanWho’s being groomed for greatness in the Trump family?

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