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The Note: Loss of star player leaves Trump more isolated
The TAKE with Rick Klein The Trump show has lost a star player -- and it leaves the president a more isolated figure in a stretch that's likely to get significantly more intense. Hope Hicks will be remembered for her youth in a top White House job, for her service to Donald Trump dating back to
State of the Union fact check: What Donald Trump is claiming
After a tumultuous and busy first year in office, President Donald Trump delivered his first State of the Union address to Congress and the country. Our team of journalists from ABC News investigated some of those statements, looking for additional context, detail and information. Here is ABC News'
Checking on 13 of Trump's biggest campaign promises, one year later
On the campaign trail, Donald Trump had had a signature a list of promises that's proved to be a guide for what he's prioritized as president. Now, one year into his administration, some promises have been kept-- while others haven't-- and the results are mixed. Here is where things stand on 13 of
Obama undone: In first year, Trump unravels predecessor's signature achievements
What started with an executive order signed hours after Trump was sworn into office has become a signature of his presidency so far: undoing the policies of his predecessor. And perhaps that shouldn't come as a shock. During his historic presidential bid, Trump labeled President Barack Obama a
Top 12 political moments from Trump's 1st year in office
The political news cycle reached a fever pitch in 2017, largely due to the roller coaster ride that was the first year of the Trump administration. After being sworn in on Jan. 20, 2017, President Donald Trump and his team never strayed far from the headlines. Countless storylines unfolded--but
The Note: GOP, Trump's 'Christmas gift' tax plan could impact 2018 elections
The TAKE with Rick Klein On this, both parties can agree: The tax bill is set to remake the political landscape ahead of 2018. In what direction, and with what consequences, remains an item of fierce contention as the House and Senate move to final votes. A legislative victory – and the bill does
Everything You Need to Know About Equity Crowdfunding
Starting today, companies using crowdfunding websites to raise money can offer stock options to donors. More than four years after equity crowdfunding was signed into law through the 2012 JOBS Act, the Securities and Exchange Commission is permitting start-ups to offer stock in their companies to
What's the Difference? Venture Capital, Online Venture Capital and Equity Crowdfunding
Venture Capital, Online Venture Capital and Equity Crowdfunding: Which One for You?
Twitter's IPO Filing Shows 215 Million Monthly Active Users
In its IPO filing, Twitter revealed today that it has more than 200 million monthly active users who tweet 500 million tweets per day. Among the impressive financial figures revealed for the first time, the company wrote in its S-1 filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, "From 2011 to
Is Shutdown The New Normal?
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES NO END IN SIGHT: President Obama and leaders of both houses of Congress left a 90-minute meeting at the White House last night no more closer to ending a government shutdown then when the started, ABC’s ABBY PHILLIP notes....