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President Trump fires off new tweet aimed at Germany
The tweet came in the aftermath of a one-on-one meeting with Germany's leader in the Oval Office.
Republican lawmakers face angry voters at town halls
Members of Congress home for their first full week since Trump's Jan. 20 inauguration are hearing from angry constituents on issues ranging from immigration to health care.
Town hall meetings heat up as Americans come face to face with members of Congress
Republican lawmakers come under fire at town hall meetings over health care, immigration and Trump's ties to Russia.
Vice President Mike Pence Tells March for Life: 'Life Is Winning Again in America'
For the first time at the annual anti-abortion March for Life rally, a vice president addressed the crowds gathered in Washington, D.C. Vice President Mike Pence, a Catholic and longtime supporter of the anti-abortion movement who enacted some of the strictest abortion laws in the country as
2 Police Officers Shot, Killed in Ambush Attacks in Iowa
The man who officials say shot and killed two police officers in an ambush-style attack this morning in central Iowa has been captured. The suspect, identified as 46-year-old Urbandale resident Scott Michael Greene, was located in Dallas County, just west of Des Moines, where he surrendered to the
The Note: A Preview of the Down-Ballot Trump Effect
NOTABLES PRIMARY DAY IN ARIZONA AND FLORIDA. Today is a big day on the primary calendar – with Sens. John McCain and Marco Rubio on the ballot against populist upstarts. In Arizona, tea partier Kelli Ward has questioned the health and conservative credentials of the 80-year-old McCain, a two-time
Obama's Deportation Policy by the Numbers
Donald Trump ’s immigration plan is set to be announced later this week. And if previous comments are any indication, the Republican presidential contender said he plans to focus on deporting criminals, similar to the current strategy of the Obama administration. "On Day One, I am going to begin
Donald Trump Says Immigration Speech Coming Wednesday in Arizona
Donald Trump tweeted tonight that he will be making a speech on illegal immigration on Wednesday in Arizona. I will be making a major speech on ILLEGAL IMMIGRATION on Wednesday in the GREAT State of Arizona. Big crowds, looking for a larger venue. — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) August 28,
Donald Trump Wants to Make Republican Party 'the Home of the African-American Vote Once Again'
Donald Trump returned to Iowa today, yet continued his push for African-American votes. "Nothing means more to me than working to make our party the home of the African-American vote once again," Trump said, speaking to Iowans attending the 2nd annual Joni's Roast and Ride, hosted by Sen. Joni
6 Rising Stars to Watch at the Democratic Convention
In 2004, a young Illinois state senator named Barack Obama gave a rousing address at the Democratic National Convention in Boston, electrifying party leaders and stoking chatter about a future presidential run. Twelve years later -- and one week after rising GOP stars Sens. Tom Cotton of Arkansas