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The Wild Scene Outside the Donald Trump, Paul Ryan Meeting on Capitol Hill
It was not your typical Thursday on Capitol Hill. Donald Trump came to town for official meetings with GOP leaders and the presumptive Republican nominee attracted a wild mixture of protesters, reporters and curious onlookers who gathered around Republican National Committee headquarters as Trump
Tense Protests Near Donald Trump's California Speech Site
Protesters gathered outside a California venue today as Donald Trump prepared to speak there. The street outside the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Burlingame, where Trump was going to address the California GOP Convention near San Francisco, was closed in advance of the event. There were an estimated 250
Gloria Steinem, Female Peace Activists Cross Korea Border
Female activists including Gloria Steinem , Medea Benjamin, and two Nobel Peace laureates crossed the border between North and South Korea today, calling for peace and for more women to be involved in that process. The group of 30 women arrived at Dorasan Station dressed in white with colorful
Capitol Hill Gyrocopter Pilot Douglas Hughes Pleads Not Guilty
Douglas Hughes, the pilot and activist who shocked the country when he landed his gyrocopter on the lawn of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., last month entered a not guilty plea in court today to all six charges pending against him, including two felonies. The charges range from piloting
The Hillary Defense
By MICHAEL FALCONE NOTABLES ‘WHY DID IT TAKE SO LONG?’: ABC News reached out to a number of Clinton insiders yesterday to get reaction to the former secretary of state’s press conference on Tuesday. Many of them we spoke to expressed relief that she finally...
Secretary of State John Kerry Fires Back at Anti-War Protester
Anti-war protesters from Code Pink are a frequent sight at congressional hearings involving senior national security officials from the Obama administration. Typically there’s almost no acknowledgement of their interruptions as the protesters are escorted out of a hearing room by Capitol Police.
Mitt Romney's Game Of Phones
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES CALL ME MAYBE?: Mitt Romney, who is considering mounting a third run for the White House in 2016, is convening two invitation-only conference calls today, ABC’s RICK KLEIN and JEFF ZELENY report. The first is with a small group of...
Senator John McCain Calls Out Protesters Who Swarmed Henry Kissinger
Sen. John McCain earned some applause inside a Senate Armed Services hearing this morning after he erupted at protesters of former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger , calling them “low-life scum.” ] /> “I've been a member of this committee for many years, and I have never seen anything as
Senate Questions John Kerry on ISIS Plan
The secretary of state testifies in a Senate hearing about the president's plan to battle ISIS in Iraq.