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Sean Spicer resigns as White House press secretary
Spicer resigns after Anthony Scaramucci is named new White House communications director.
The Note: All the president’s men line up against special prosecutor
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW TODAY It's quite the round robin of investigations: Special counsel Robert Mueller is digging into President Donald Trump's business dealings , Bloomberg reported a day after Trump told The New York Times if Mueller does so, it's crossing a red line. Trump's attorneys and
AG Sessions will continue to serve, despite Trump's frustration with recusal
Despite candid comments from President Trump in a recent New York Times interview, Attorney General Jeff Sessions says he will continue to serve in his position.
The Note: Trump’s bombshell interview drops on his six-month mark
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW TODAY Watch out belowPresident Donald Trump dropped a series of bombshells in a New York Times interview , including this warning shot fired at one of his chief loyalists : “ [Attorney General Jeff] Sessions should have never recused himself, and if he was going to recuse
The Note: Health care bill enters zombie phase
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW TODAY Lunch on him: He doesn't have the votes but President Trump looks for a path forward on health care as he hosts Republican senators for lunch at the White House today. Mitch McConnell can count but he still wants to hold a vote early next week to start debate on a plan
Author: Bannon looked more favorably upon Ryan once Trump entered office
On Tuesday’s edition of the "Powerhouse Politics by ABC News" podcast, Businessweek correspondent Joshua Green spoke with ABC News' Chief White House Correspondent Jonathan Karl and Political Director Rick Klein about his new book, "Devil's Bargain: Steve Bannon , Donald Trump, and the Storming of
'Briefing Room': Trump's health care bill flatlines
ABC News' White House producers and reporters break down today's White House press briefing.
The Note: GOP whiffs again on health care
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW TODAY No bill: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell conceded Monday night that the GOP's effort to repeal and replace Obamacare "will not be successful" after two more conservative Republicans came out against the bill. ABC News’ Jonathan Karl reports that the White House
Cameras turned off again for White House press briefing
A must-see event of the early Trump administration, the White House briefing, is off-camera again
The Note: Trump reaches a low even he can't ignore
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW TODAY Few want a tweeter-in-chief: The ABC News-Washington Post poll out this morning shows that 67 percent of Americans don’t like President Trump’s use of Twitter and 70 percent say Trump has acted in an “unpresidential” manner since taking office. Summer slide: A new ABC