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The Democratic Party's Coming Collision on Israel
The Democratic primary may be over after California votes on June 7, but loyalists to Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders appear to be on a collision course over what the Democratic Party stands for — especially on the issue of Israel . On this week’s “Powerhouse Politics” podcast , ABC News’ Chief
Germanwings Plane Crash; 150 Believed Dead
Breaking news a plane crash in the French Alps this German wings Airbus 320 went down. With 150 people on board. The cause not known. Although it is not believed that there are survivors search and rescue teams are struggling to get to that remote snow covered crashing. A little one and Dan Cutler
So Sue Him (The Note)
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES ANALYSIS — ABC’s JEFF ZELENY: The House of Representatives takes its final step today to approve its lawsuit against President Obama, opening a rare legal gambit of the legislative branch trying to sue the executive branch. No, Speaker Boehner told...
How the Tea Party Started Impeachment Talk and Democrats Co-Opted It
Talk of impeachment has been all the rage in Washington this summer. Democrats say Republicans are shilling for it. Republicans counter that the buzz is merely a Democratic fundraising ploy. So who really started it, and when? Almost immediately after Obama took office, conservative commentators on
Ukraine Double-Team: Obama and Kerry Pounce on Putin
This is a special group. John Kerry in Kia. The secretary of state in Ukraine today with two missions. And provide symbolic and material support Ukraine's interim government. Kerry brings with him a generous. Aid package the threat of sanctions. Over in Moscow Russian president Vladimir Putin's
National Politics Can Inspire Hate Crimes, Expert Says
Can national politics inspire hate crimes? Mark Potok, who studies hate crime data as a Senior Fellow at the Southern Poverty Law Center, says yes. Hate crimes against Muslims peaked dramatically in 2001, with the large bulk of the crimes taking place in the months following September 11th. Then
The Media Is Changing Its Tone on Immigrants
In mainstream broadcast journalism, no one railed harder against undocumented immigrants than former CNN broadcaster Lou Dobbs. To watch Dobbs through the 2000s , you might think that immigration was mostly about people hopping fences. Or that thousands of “illegal aliens” from Mexico were bringing
Rand Paul Launches Filibuster - The Talking Kind - Against John Brennan
With a blanket of snow the capitol and the federal government shut down and John Brennan poised to be confirmed as CIA Director, Sen. Rand Paul, R-Kentucky, who has a little bit of libertarian running in his veins, is engaging in the most traditional form...
'This Week' Transcript Archive
Below are links to transcripts of previous "This Week with George Stephanopoulos" episodes. You can see full video of past programs HERE . Like "This Week" on Facebook HERE . You can also follow the show on Twitter HERE . December 9, 2012 Guests : Sen. Tom Coburn, Sen. Debbie Stabenow, Rep. Jeb
Santorum Donor Foster Friess Hopes Obama's 'Teleprompters Are Bulletproof'
Foster Friess, the multi-millionaire who bankrolled a large portion of Rick Santorum’s failed presidential bid, walked back another ill-advised statement this week after he said he hopes President Obama’s “teleprompters are bulletproof.” “There’s a lot of things that haven’t been hammered at ...