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Democratic leaders, White House dispute deal on border wall
John Avlon, the editor in chief of the Daily Beast, analyzes President Trump's recent bipartisan outreach to Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., on government funding and immigration legislation.
Democrats claim DACA deal reached with Trump
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., discussed DACA while dining with President Trump, but the White House disputed their claim that a deal was reached to exclude funding for a border wall.
The Note: With Trump, the dream might be over for DACA recipients
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW TODAY President Trump heads back to Texas a second time Saturday to be “out with the families” impacted by Hurricane Harvey , Vice President Mike Pence told ABC News’ Jonathan Karl – right after the vice president did just that on Thursday. In the balance: The White House said
What to know about the Charlottesville protesters
ABC News' Pierre Thomas and Cokie Roberts and John Avlon, the editor-in-chief of The Daily Beast, discuss President Trump's suggestion that "good people" were protesting the removal of a monument to Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee in Charlottesville.
The Note: Trump's delayed Charlottesville condemnation may be a Band-Aid on a shotgun wound
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW TODAY It's primary day in Alabama : Sen. Luther Strange , who has the president's endorsement, faces two other GOP candidates -- Roy Moore and Mo Brooks -- in a tough primary for Jeff Sessions' seat. Republican voters head to the polls today in Utah's 3rd Congressional
The Note: Reality closing in on Trump with grand jury investigation
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW TODAY A new development , and maybe a new phase: Special counsel Robert Mueller impaneled a grand jury in Washington, D.C., a few weeks ago, allowing Mueller's team to issue subpoenas in its Russia probe . The White House said Thursday that it was unaware of the development.
Scaramucci resigns as White House communications director
ABC News' Cokie Roberts and Daily Beast Editor-in-Chief John Avlon analyze the rise and fall of Anthony Scaramucci and discuss a new report that President Trump personally dictated the first statement about his son's meeting with a Russian lawyer.
What to expect from Trump, Putin meeting
ABC News' Martha Raddatz and The Daily Beast Editor-in-Chief John Avlon analyze what the two world leaders may discuss, including whether or not Trump will bring up Russian meddling in the 2016 election.
Michelle Rodriguez 'might have to say goodbye' to 'Fast' franchise
Michelle Rodriguez hinted that she may leave the "Fast and the Furious" franchise. On Tuesday, the actress shared photos on Instagram of her time on set to mark the digital release of "The Fate of the Furious," and wrote that women in the films need better opportunities. Rodriguez's character,
White House braces for James Comey's testimony
John Avlon, editor in chief of The Daily Beast, and Sara Fagen, GOP strategist and CNBC contributor, discuss the stakes for President Trump when Comey goes before the Senate Intelligence Committee to discuss his firing from the FBI.