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Senate passes sweeping sanctions bill targeting Iran, Russia
Republicans and Democrats joined forces to approve a sweeping sanctions bill that punishes Iran and Russia
Tillerson, defending Trump policy, contradicted by his words
President Donald Trump's plans to slash spending on diplomacy won't be the only concern for lawmakers when Secretary of State Rex Tillerson appears before Congress this week to defend his department's proposed budget
The truth about President Trump’s $110 billion Saudi arms deal
During his first visit to a foreign nation as president, President Trump announced a massive deal: $110 billion in arms sales to Saudi Arabia. He called the agreement "tremendous" and bragged about the billions of dollars in investments and jobs that would be brought to the United States as a
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
Matt Dowd sees 'a new way' for American politics
If you’ve watched any political coverage on any ABC News platform over the last few years, you know Matt Dowd. As ABC News’ chief political contributor, Dowd covered the 2016 elections — weighing in on panels, offering analyses during breaking news and breaking down developments on his digital
'The best leaders figure out where the country wants to go'
Amna Nawaz and ABC News' Chief Political Analyst Matt Dowd talk about the power of political campaigns in America and the good and bad changes they can bring.
Behind the controversial practice of building Israeli settlements
President Donald Trump was greeted by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu when he arrived in Tel Aviv this morning, the second stop on Trump's first foreign trip. "We have before us a rare opportunity to bring security and stability and peace to this region and to its people, defeating
Obama offers defense of Affordable Care Act in Profile in Courage speech
Former President Barack Obama offered a full-throated defense of the Affordable Care Act at the John F. Kennedy Library in Boston Sunday evening, where he was accepting the Profile in Courage award, the same week House Republicans finally passed a plan they say will replace his signature
Donald Trump promise tracker: Where his pledges stand at the 100-day mark
Throughout the long presidential campaign and after the election, Donald Trump made many promises to the American people. As his administration reaches the 100-day mark, here is a review of where some of the promises stand. This "promise tracker" takes a look at some of the pledges he made to the
What's next for the Iran nuclear deal?
The future of the Iran nuclear agreement is very uncertain after fresh condemnations by the Trump administration -- but looming on the horizon is the president's first big decision on whether the U.S. continues to abide by the deal. In a sharply worded critique Wednesday, Secretary of State Rex