Emily C. Singer
Emily C. Singer

Emily C. Singer, née Cahn, is a senior writer for Mic covering politics. She is based in New York and can be reached at esinger@mic.com

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Just 20% support Graham-Cassidy health care bill, poll finds

According to the poll, not one political group supports the bill.

Sept. 25, 2017

Trump added North Korea to his travel ban — but almost no North Koreans travel to the US anyway

From 2007 to 2016, just 918 nonimmigrant visas were issued to North Koreans for travel to the U.S.
Sept. 23, 2017

Donald Trump’s political clout will be put to the test in upcoming Alabama special election

Trump has gone all in for Sen. Luther Strange. But it may not be enough to push Strange over the finish line against conservative firebrand Roy Moore.
Sept. 22, 2017

Obamacare repeal looks dead, after McCain says he’ll vote no

“I cannot in good conscience vote for the Graham-Cassidy proposal,” McCain said in a statement.
Sept. 22, 2017

Education Department formally rescinds Obama-era guidance on campus sexual assault investigations

The Department of Education made it official on Friday.
Sept. 22, 2017

Trump’s poll numbers are up since the hurricanes. They’re still historically bad.

Trump's approval may be up. But it's far lower than the approval ratings his predecessors had at the same point in their presidencies.

Sept. 22, 2017

States will see major cuts to health care funding, according to Trump administration’s own analysis

Double-digit funding cuts to states with key Senate Republican votes imperil the GOP's latest Obamacare repeal effort.
Sept. 21, 2017

Support for single-payer health care surges as Republicans try and repeal Obamacare

Republicans are trying to build support for an Obamacare repeal by raising the specter of single-payer. A new poll says that talking point may not work.
Sept. 21, 2017

Sean Spicer on whether he’s ever lied to the American people: “I don’t think so”

The claim comes just days after he poked fun at himself at the Emmys for lying about the crowd size at President Donald Trump's inauguration.
Sept. 21, 2017

Hillary meets Mic: “We need to end the double standard”

In a conversation with 'Mic,' Hillary Clinton discussed feminism, sexism and misogyny, and how those factors impacted her 2016 presidential campaign.
Sept. 20, 2017

Mitch McConnell: “We are made up of old, white men in the Republican Party”

McConnell wanted the Alabama governor to appoint a Republican woman to a vacant Senate seat. The governor appointed a white man instead.

Sept. 20, 2017

Another top Trump administration official accused of inappropriate private jet travel

Tom Price once railed against federally funded private jet travel. Now he's taking those very same trips on the taxpayer's dime.
Sept. 19, 2017

Exclusive: Hillary Clinton says, “No one, including me, is saying we will contest the election”

In a conversation with 'Mic,' Hillary Clinton sought to debunk reports that she would contest the outcome of the 2016 presidential campaign.
Sept. 18, 2017
Sept. 15, 2017

Trump condemns “loser terrorist” in London subway attack

His condemnation came much quicker than his comments on the attack in Charlottesville, Virginia.
Sept. 14, 2017

Hillary Clinton recommends a picture book to Donald Trump, after he pans her new memoir

After he attacked her new memoir, Clinton recommended Trump instead read a picture book she authored.

Sept. 14, 2017

Trump defends DACA recipients, but denies he reached a deal to protect them

President Donald Trump said DACA recipients shouldn't be deported, but denied that he made a deal with Democrats to protect them.
Sept. 13, 2017

Sarah Huckabee Sanders claims Obama never made bipartisan deals. She couldn’t be more wrong.

Obama struck a number of deals with Republicans during his two terms in office.
Sept. 13, 2017

Can Bernie Sanders’ “Medicare-for-all” plan withstand the coming scrutiny?

Republicans will paint the idea as unaffordable. Will voters listen?
Sept. 13, 2017

Poll shows strong support for keeping DACA, even among Trump supporters

There is broad support for Congress to shield DACA recipients from deportation.