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Lawmaker behind misogynistic forum quits, cites safety fears
A Republican lawmaker in New Hampshire has resigned just after a committee recommended no action be taken against him for creating a misogynistic online forum
The Latest: Lawmaker who resigned says he feared for safety
A Republican lawmaker in New Hampshire who was criticized for creating a misogynistic online forum says he resigned from the House because he was concerned about his and his family's safety
Ryan backs Trump, cautions against 'rush to judgment'
House Speaker Paul Ryan says he retains confidence in President Trump and cautions against a 'rush to judgment' over the cascading revelations from the White House on Trump's interactions with the Russians and with former FBI Director James Comey
Consternation on Capitol Hill over White House bombshells
Confusion and consternation are sweeping Capitol Hill over reports President Donald Trump disclosed classified information to the Russians in the Oval Office a day after firing FBI Director James Comey.
'First you make them laugh:' Asian-American performers fight for visibility
In the fight against what Asian-American actors see as their underrepresentation in Hollywood, what better weapon than humor? As actress Keiko Agena, of " Gilmore Girls " and "13 Reasons Why" put it: "First you make them laugh, then you make them listen." Agena is a frequent performer at "Asian AF"
Trump contradicts WH spokespeople on Comey firing
ABC News' political analyst Matthew Dowd and The Daily Beast editor-in-chief John Avlon discuss the contradictory messages emerging from the White House on James Comey's firing.
Congress takes on health care, Russian investigation
ABC News' Jon Karl and The Daily Beast editor-in-chief John Avlon discuss the prospects for a health care bill in the Senate and the latest on the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election.
Trump signals compromise to avoid government shutdown
John Avlon, the editor-in-chief of The Daily Beast, weighs in on Trump's efforts to avoid a government shutdown on what would be his 100th day in office, rising tensions with North Korea and former President Obama's return to the spotlight.
Democrat Ossoff falls short of avoiding runoff in Georgia race
John Avlon, the editor-in-chief of The Daily Beast, analyzes what the election results in Georgia's 6th Congressional District mean as a referendum on Trump's first months in office.
Sean Spicer faces calls for resignation
John Avlon, editor-in-chief of The Daily Beast, analyzes Spicer's apologies after he compared Syria's president to Hitler and claimed Hitler did not use chemical weapons.