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Martha Raddatz reflects on GOP baseball shooting
After the GOP baseball shooting, "This Week" co-anchor Martha Raddatz says, "we have become too numb to it all."
Talk of gun control notably absent following Scalise shooting
Following most mass shootings , there's inevitably a debate on Capitol Hill among members of Congress about gun control. For example, after the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in 2012 -- which left twenty children and six adults dead -- there was a push for stricter background checks and a
Congressional baseball game goes forward despite shooting
ABC News' Serena Marshall reports outside Nationals Park ahead of the congressional baseball game.
'Opposites Attract': Democrats and Republicans talk about what unites them
In a new ABC series where members of opposing parties chat about their bipartisan friendships, Sens. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) and Bill Cassidy (R-La.) talk about working together on a mental health bill.
The Latest: Senate votes to support weapons sale to Saudis
The Senate has voted to back President Donald Trump's plan to sell more than $500 million in precision-guided munitions to Middle East ally Saudi Arabia
Schumer backs measure opposing weapons sale to Saudis
The Senate's top Democrat says he will back a resolution of disapproval against the sale of precision-guided munition to Saudi Arabia
Comey testimony doesn't mean investigation is anywhere 'near the end,' legislators say
While today's Senate Intelligence Committee hearing with ex-FBI director James Comey was a blockbuster start, committee chair Richard Burr , R-North Carolina, and ranking member Mark Warner , D-Virginia, stressed that the investigation is “nowhere near the end.” Speaking to reporters following the
Reactions swift after Trump's withdrawal from Paris Climate Accord
The reaction to President Donald Trump 's decision to withdraw the U.S. from the Paris Climate Agreement was swift Thursday evening. In a press conference at the White House today, President Donald Trump announced that, although the U.S. will no longer participate in the accord, it will begin
The Note: Memo to Trump: The unraveling has begun
NOTABLES --ANALYSIS - ABC’s RICK KLEIN : In the space of a week, more has been revealed - and more has come unraveled – than in the entirety of the hectic first four months of the Trump presidency. The main data points fit the common Trump-era description of being shocking yet not surprising. In
How Democratic hopefuls are already jockeying for 2020
The 2020 presidential election is still three-and-a-half years away, but for Democrats trying to turn the page on last November, the search for a candidate who can take down President Donald Trump is already underway. An army of potential 2020 hopefuls -- including Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti ,