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Lawmakers Call Maine Governor Unhinged After Obscene Tirade
An obscene tirade unleashed by Maine Republican Gov. Paul LePage on a Democratic lawmaker has prompted liberal leaders to warn that the governor is becoming unhinged and to call for a political intervention
How Anne Holton Advocated for Virginia's Foster Youth
While Anne Holton may have resigned from her position as Virginia’s secretary of education last month following the selection of her husband, Tim Kaine , as Hillary Clinton ’s running mate, she leaves behind a legacy of service for children and foster youth in the state. “During her tenure, Anne
Paul Ryan's Explains Policy During Town Hall Meeting in Wisconsin
House Speaker Paul Ryan held a town hall meeting in Racine, Wisconsin, one day before voters go to the state's primary.
Ahead of DNC Speech Tonight, a Look at Bill Clinton's Past Run-Ins With Hecklers
It’s Bill Clinton ’s big night. The former president will take the stage as the highlighted speaker at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia tonight, following a tense first day marked by heckling and protests. Bill Clinton cheered on his fellow Democrats from the private suites and
ARCHIVAL VIDEO: George W. Bush Speaks at the 2000 Republican National Convention
Our generation. Our generation has a chance to reclaim. Some essential values. To show we have grown up. Before we grow old. But when the moment for leadership came this administration. Did not teach our children. It disillusion them they had their chance they have not led we are well. The rising
'This Week' Transcript: House Speaker Paul Ryan, Paul Manafort, and Sen. Bernie Sanders
ABC THIS WEEK (BEGIN VIDEOTAPE) UNIDENTIFIED MALE: Starting right now on ABC's THIS WEEK WITH GEORGE STEPHANOPOULOS , breaking now -- horror in Orlando. UNIDENTIFIED MALE: They're reporting shots fired outside of ORC. UNIDENTIFIED MALE: More than 20 people feared dead. UNIDENTIFIED MALE: Many lives
How Clinton and Sanders Backers Are Trying to Come Together On Party Platform
Democratic officials in Washington D.C. are huddling to begin the difficult work of bringing the party together, launching into a reconciliation process less than 24 hours after Bernie Sanders vowed to continue his campaign despite Clinton’s new status as the presumptive nominee. A panel of 15
New Mexico's Governor Fires Back at Trump, Won't Be 'Bullied' Into Endorsement
After Donald Trump slammed New Mexico's Republican Gov. Susana Martinez during a raucous rally in Albuquerque Tuesday night, her office is firing back. “Gov. Martinez doesn’t care about what Donald Trump says about her. She cares about what he says he will do to help New Mexicans,” Martinez’s press
Bill Clinton Clashes With Black Lives Matter Protesters: 'You Are Defending the People Who Kill the Lives You Say Matter'
Former President Bill Clinton had a tense and prolonged exchange with Black Lives Matter protesters at a Hillary Clinton campaign event today in Philadelphia. "I don't know how you would characterize the gang leaders who got 13-year-old kids hopped up on crack, sent them out onto the street to
'10% Happier with Dan Harris' and Dr. Jay Michaelson
Michaelson is an accomplished author, meditation teacher and a religion/legal columnist who sat down for ABC News' Dan Harris' livesteam podcast.