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Donald Trump's 'Softening' on Immigration Is His Latest Flip-Flop
Today marks the one-year anniversary of Donald Trump’s descending the escalators inside his eponymous New York tower and into the presidential campaign. He has been quite vocal throughout his White House bid and, during that time, has changed his stance on several issues. Trump 's shift in tone on
What We Know About Donald Trump's Proposed Ideological Tests
Donald Trump touted his new plan for ideological tests as a way to prevent would-be terrorists from entering the United States, but he has yet to detail how it would work. The proposal follows his months-long call for a “total and complete” ban on Muslims, which has also been short on specifics.
Democratic National Convention 2016: Fact-Checking the Speakers
The Democratic Party is holding its convention in Philadelphia this week. Every day, ABC News will be fact-checking speakers at the Democratic National Convention . DAY FOUR: Thursday, July 28 Fact Check: Economy Added 15 Million New Private-Sector Jobs Since Obama Inauguration Claim: The economy
Mike Pence vs. Donald Trump: When They Have Disagreed
Donald Trump and his pick for running mate, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence, haven’t always agreed. In fact, on some of Trump’s signature issues -- and signature controversies -- the two have stood in direct opposition. Muslim Ban Donald Trump’s controversial call for a “total and complete shutdown of
Trump's Muslim Ban May be a 'Suggestion' But Months after Being Proposed it Still Lacks Specifics
Even though Donald Trump now claims his controversial plan to ban most Muslims from entering the U.S. is "just a suggestion," he has spent five months talking about it as if it were policy - without releasing many specifics as to how it could work. On Thursday, Trump told Fox News' Brian Kilmeade
'This Week' Transcript: Gov. John Kasich, Sen. Bernie Sanders, and Reince Priebus
THIS IS A RUSH TRANSCRIPT FOR 'THIS WEEK' ON April 3, 2016 and it will be updated. (BEGIN VIDEOTAPE) UNIDENTIFIED MALE: Starting right now on THIS WEEK WITH GEORGE STEPHANOPOULOS , Trump's terrible week -- the billionaire frontrunner down big in Wisconsin, after seeing his top adviser arrested,
Donald Trump Says He Could Have 'Misspoken' on Abortion Comments
Donald Trump is seeking to clarify his comments on abortionagain. After saying yesterday that that women who undergo abortions, if there were a ban on the procedure, should be punished, then releasing a statement reversing that position, now he's admitting that he could have "misspoken" initially.
Donald Trump's Evolving Stance on Abortion
Donald Trump 's position on abortion has been a key area of criticism from his competitors since the start of the presidential race and now it's back in the limelight. The real estate mogul-turned-politician has flip-flopped on the issue over the years. On Wednesday alone, Trump had three different
Trump Says Muslims More Likely to Fight ISIS If They're Banned From US
Donald Trump said that his proposed ban on Muslims entering the country may have the effect of motivating them to fight ISIS in order to return to the U.S. at some point. Trump made the statement Wednesday when asked by MSNBC host Chris Matthews about the temporary ban he suggested in December.
Trump Reverses Position on Punishing Women Who Get Banned Abortions
Donald Trump has now walked back a statement he made just hours ago that women who undergo abortions, if there were a ban on the procedure, should be punished. The controversial statement was made during a taping of a town hall held by MSNBC, a portion of which was released by the cable network