2016 Presidential Election

Capitol Ink | Wicked Witch of the West Wing


Capitol Ink | Trump Book Club


Capitol Ink | Shadow White House Groundskeeper


Capitol Ink | On Thinning Ice

Capitol ink | Home of the Nothingburger

Capitol Ink | Olympic Meddle Stand

Capitol Ink | Scandal of the Week

Podcast: Trump's About-Face in His First 100 Days
The Big Story, Episode 51


The first 100 days of an administration have been used as a benchmark to gauge the progress made by a sitting president. Donald Trump’s first 100 days are punctuated by successes such as confirmation of a Supreme Court nominee and self-inflicted wounds such as the travel ban, says CQ Roll Call’s White House correspondent John T. Bennett. But what is most striking about Trump thus far, adds Bennett, is the difference between candidate Trump and President Trump.

Capitol Ink | The Exact Same Joke

“If I write a good joke in July that puts words in Donald Trump's mouth and then draw it up in a cartoon, everybody loves it. It's fantastic. They think it's absolutely great. Donald Trump tells the exact same joke in October and people get on his case, and I don't get it! I don't know why. It wasn't his fault those words came out of his mouth.”