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GOP decries Trump tariffs on steel and aluminum imports
As President Donald Trump presses forward with his plan to levy sharp tariffs on steel and aluminum imports, the president has little to no support among congressional Republicans , and some are strategizing how to block or undo the president's new proclamation. Rather than impose the tariffs
Meghan McCain says some pushing for gun control are 'demonizing legal gun owners'
The "This Week" Powerhouse Roundtable debates the week in the politics, including President Trump's mixed messages on guns.
Trump faces allegations of a 9-month affair with a Playboy Playmate
According to reports, the president met Karen McDougal in 2006 during a taping of "The Apprentice."
Trump shares support for 'March for Life' attendees in speech from afar
President Donald Trump expressed his support for the pro-life " March for Life " in a speech from the White House Friday, applauding what he called an "incredible movement" and thanking those in attendance for embodying the theme of the march: "Love saves lives." The president delivered his address
O'Malley: Democratic party 'regenerating itself, almost like after a bad forest fire'
According to former Maryland governor and 2016 presidential candidate Martin O’Malley, former President Obama, the Democratic National Committee , and the Clintons bear responsibility for miscalculations that weakened the Democratic party in recent elections. “What is happening now is the party is
What to know about the Republican runoff for Jeff Sessions' Senate seat
Today, Alabama Republicans will vote in a primary runoff for the Senate seat previously occupied by Attorney General Jeff Sessions . A first round of voting failed to yield a majority for a single candidate. Now, the top two candidates are competing for the GOP nomination in a race that has gained
Republicans having trouble repealing Obamacare
With a Sept. 30 deadline looming, the GOP cannot afford to give up another vote.
Lawmakers praise and condemn Trump's Afghanistan plan
U.S. lawmakers were divided today on President Trump’s plans to increase the presence of the U.S. military in Afghanistan, with the House speaker lauding “a new Trump strategy,” for instance, while a fellow Republican in the Senate called it a “terrible idea.” Trump’s announcement tonight was a
What Trump has said about Afghanistan in the past
President Donald Trump 's announcement tonight on U.S. strategy in Afghanistan may be at odds with prior positions he has taken on a conflict that has become the longest war in U.S. history. Trump's exact plans have not been released ahead of his comments tonight , but some of his top advisers,