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Book excerpt: Jason Riley's 'False Black Power'
Reprinted with permission from “False Black Power” by Jason L. Riley (Templeton Press), 2017. A few days after Trump’s surprise victory over Hillary Clinton , I walked around New York City’s Harlem neighborhood and got reactions from a couple dozen black residents. Postelection street
Top House Democrat: Tax plan 'Dripping in red ink'
ABC News' MaryAlice Parks speaks to Rep. Lloyd Doggett about President Trump's new tax plan.
The Note: Feel The Bern: Sanders Wows In Wisconsin
NOTABLES --SANDERS DRAWS ENORMOUS CROWD AT CAMPAIGN RALLY: A dispatch from the Associated Press in Madison, Wisconsin: "Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders touted his progressive credentials before his largest crowd to date Wednesday night as he pushed his campaign into Wisconsin
Newt Gingrich: There is No Current GOP 2016 Frontrunner
Newt Gingrich, Robert Reich, Donna Brazile and Matthew Dowd discuss the week's politics.
Poll: Hillary Clinton Weakens on Trustworthiness While Jeb Bush Slides Into GOP Free-For-All
Weakening ratings for Hillary Clinton present opportunities for her potential Republican opponents, even as their own contest morphs into an all-out free-for-all, with Jeb Bush surrendering his frontrunner status in the latest ABC News/Washington Post poll. While still far ahead for her party’s
Why This CEO Cut His Salary to 70K Worker Wage
Gravity Payments CEO Dan Price decided to do something about the pay gap at his company.
History's a Positive for Clinton; Not So for Bush or Romney
Hillary Clinton’s potential place in history and her husband’s tenure in the White House boost her presidential prospects, while Jeb Bush’s political legacy and Mitt Romney’s 2012 run for the office are negatives, a new ABC News/Washington Post poll finds. Clinton leads both in hypothetical...
The State of the Union, 2015: Not Great, but Getting Better
The state of the nation? Not great – but it’s sure been worse. That summarizes public attitudes as Barack Obama prepares to deliver his penultimate State of the Union address. There are grace notes, largely based on improving views of the economy. But deep concerns...
The Note's Must-Reads for Wednesday, January 29, 2014
The Note’s Must-Reads are a round-up of today’s political headlines and stories from ABC News and the top U.S. newspapers. Posted Monday through Friday right here at www.abcnews.com Compiled by ABC News’ Jayce Henderson, Will Cantine and Jordan Mazza STATE OF THE UNION ADDRESS ABC...
The Note's Must-Reads for Tuesday, January 7, 2014
The Note’s Must-Reads are a round-up of today’s political headlines and stories from ABC News and the top U.S. newspapers. Posted Monday through Friday right here at www.abcnews.com Compiled by ABC News’ Jayce Henderson, Will Cantine and Jordan Mazza JANET YELLEN CONFIRMED AS FED CHIEF...