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Pope recites final prayer at funeral for disgraced Cardinal Law
A funeral mass held for Cardinal Bernard Law this afternoon in St. Peter’s Basilica at the Vatican was attended by a small congregation. Law, the disgraced former Archbishop of Boston, was accused of covering up for priests involved in sexual abuse scandals in the late 1980s and 1990s. Cardinals,
The Note: Will Trump be Santa or the Grinch with Christmas tax cut?
The TAKE with Rick Klein “A giant tax cut for Christmas,” President Donald Trump promised the American people. What’s not clear yet is whether the public wants this gift as much as Republican representatives. The latest ABC News/Washington Post poll, conducted Sunday through Wednesday, hints at the
Book excerpt: Newt Gingrich's 'Understanding Trump'
Excerpted from UNDERSTANDING TRUMP by Newt Gingrich by arrangement with Center Street Books, an imprint of Hachette Book Group (USA), Inc., Copyright © Newt Gingrich 2017. INTRODUCTION WHY THIS BOOK? It is astonishing to me, as a historian, how the elite media and much of the political
Trump 'could shift so quickly from topic to topic' on campaign trail, writes Gingrich in new book
In Newt Gingrich 's upcoming book "Understanding Trump," the former speaker of the House chronicles his time on the campaign trail with then-candidate Donald Trump, and explains to readers why he believes the real estate tycoon-turned-president won the election. " President Trump is one of the most
Trump cries obstruction, but has nominated few ambassadors
President Trump is blasting Congressional Democrats for obstructing his nominations, but his administration has not nominated candidates for the vast majority of positions that require Senate approval. That paltry number of picks is especially true for ambassadorships, despite the president’s
The Note: Another Trump bombshell and its fallout
NOTABLES --ANALYSIS - ABC’s RICK KLEIN: This would be a good time for the White House to have some credibility to draw on. Not just with the press, and not just with the American public – and not just to buck up the spirits of congressional Republicans who are showing signs of cracking in their
Callista Gingrich likely to be named ambassador to Vatican
Callista Gingrich , the wife of former House Speaker Newt Gingrich , will "likely" be named U.S. ambassador to the Holy See, according to a White House aide. Gingrich, a former congressional aide who is now an author and president of a multimedia production company, considers herself a devout
Kellyanne Conway, Newt Gingrich Make Appearances in Trump Tower Lobby
ABC News' Charli James is in the lobby of Trump Tower, where Kellyanne Conway and Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich appear.
5 Things to Watch on the Third Day of the Republican National Convention
We’re halfway through the Republican National Convention , and heading into the last two nights with some of the biggest names. Though the convention activity doesn’t actually start until 7:00 p.m. this evening, the convention organizers have packed some big political names into their primetime
Obama's Year To Remember - And To Forget
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES TODAY AT THE WHITE HOUSE: President Obama holds his annual year-end press conference at 1:30 pm ET in the White House briefing room. Obama last fielded reporters’ questions the day after the mid-term elections and there’s a lot of new...