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

15 hours ago

Sen. Chris Murphy counterprogrammed Trump’s NRA speech with a devastating Twitter thread

Chris Murphy tweeted out images of young Americans killed by gunfire as Donald Trump addressed the NRA.

19 hours ago

Government Shutdown: Spending deal averts shutdown for one week

The federal government will keep the lights on — at least for another week.
20 hours ago

100 Days of Sean Spicer: The White House press secretary's greatest hits

Spicer's combative briefings have made him one of the best-known — and least-liked — members of Trump's administration.
21 hours ago

Trump's 100 days brings weakest economic growth in 3 years

First-quarter economic growth fell short of expectations.
21 hours ago

Trump's 100 Days: 10 self-imposed policy deadlines Donald Trump already missed

It's a swing and a miss for Trump's 100-day plan.
22 hours ago

The GOP's Obamacare repeal is once again on the brink of collapse

Republicans are coming dangerously close to breaking a years-long promise to voters.

April 27, 2017

In one tweet, Sen. Chris Murphy brutally sums up the new GOP health care plan

Chris Murphy did not hold back in his critique of the amended Republican health care plan.
April 27, 2017

Trumpcare changes spur backlash from advocacy groups: It "would dramatically worsen" AHCA

A revised version of the Obamacare repeal bill is here — and it's getting panned.
April 27, 2017

12 Trump tweets that have aged the worst in his first 100 days

Donald Trump's twitter history is a treasure trove of hypocrisy.
April 27, 2017

Will the middle class pay more under Trump’s tax plan? The White House refuses to say.

Trump billed his tax plan as the biggest tax cut in history, but there's no word that it will help the middle class.
April 26, 2017

Trump plan would slash taxes for corporations and billionaires like him

President Donald Trump and his children would benefit mightily from his tax proposal.

April 26, 2017

Ivanka Trump is setting up an organization that looks a lot like the Clinton Foundation

Donald Trump condemned the Clinton Foundation as a "criminal enterprise." Now, Ivanka Trump wants to launch a similar org.
April 26, 2017

Republicans want to nix popular Obamacare provision — but not for themselves or their staff

Republicans want to allow insurance companies to waive Obamacare protections for average Americans, but not themselves.
April 25, 2017

Mexico says it's not paying for Trump's wall. Again.

Just in case you didn't hear them the first time.
April 25, 2017

Trump pledges to fight anti-Semitism despite allegations that his rise helped unleash it

"This is my pledge to you: We will confront anti-Semitism," Trump said Tuesday.
April 25, 2017

Ivanka Trump booed after saying her father is a "tremendous champion" of families

Ivanka Trump was not well-received at the W20 Summit in Germany.

April 24, 2017

Trump brags about giving CBS show best ratings "since the World Trade Center came down"

The ratings-obsessed president may have taken his obsession too far.
April 24, 2017

Donald Trump took credit for military cost-cutting he had nothing to do with

Donald Trump is still taking credit for F-35 cost cuts that were negotiated before his election.
April 24, 2017

Donald Trump may have lied in interview about having "never heard" of WikiLeaks

Trump says he "never heard of WikiLeaks" until they released Clinton campaign emails. Based on his past comments, that's a lie.
April 21, 2017

Justice Department calls NYC "soft on crime." Crime stats tell a different story.

2016 was the safest year on record in New York City.