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Labor nominee says he won't let politics influence hiring
President Donald Trump's nominee to lead the Labor Department says he won't allow potential political pressure from the administration to influence his hiring decisions
TSA: Teen denied flight to US due to Turkish airline's issue
The Transportation Security Administration says that a 17-year-old Tennessee girl was denied a flight back to the United States because a Turkish airline didn't provide necessary passenger information
Trump blames Democrats for confirmation delays, but red tape is real culprit
In a tweet early this morning, President Trump accused Democrats of holding up the confirmation proceedings of his outstanding nominees, of which there are now two. It is so pathetic that the Dems have still not approved my full Cabinet. — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) March 3, 2017 ] /> A few
Senate Democrats Begin 24-Hour Protests Against Trump's Education Secretary Pick, Betsy DeVos
As the Senate prepared to vote on President Trump’s nominee for education secretary on Tuesday, Senate Democrats began their last-ditch effort to convince one more Republican to vote against her -- a move that would block her confirmation. Led by Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., the ranking member on
The Note: The Legal Showdown Over Trump's Travel Ban
Trump’s First 100 Days with ABC’s RICK KLEIN and SHUSHANNAH WALSHE Day No. 18 THE BIG STORY: The president who attacked a "so-called" judge over the weekend cares quite a bit about what he’s called himself. So to what end are the insults? As the Trump administration digs in for a legal fight over a
Pence Responds on Whether Administration Should Repair Obamacare Instead of 'Repeal and Replace'
ABC News' George Stephanopoulos goes one-on-one with Vice President Mike Pence on "This Week."
VP Pence Responds on Whether Administration Should Repair Obamacare Instead of ‘Repeal and Replace’
Vice President Mike Pence responded to a top GOP senator’s suggestion that Republicans should “repair” Obamacare before replacing it, saying the Trump administration still favors repealing the law’s “most corrosive elements” while working on an “orderly” replacement. ABC News Chief Anchor George
Federal Judge Halts President Trump's Travel Ban Nationwide
ABC News' George Stephanopoulos reports the latest on the fallout from President Donald Trump's immigration order.
'This Week' Transcript 2-5-17: VP Mike Pence, Sen. Amy Klobuchar, and Sen. Ben Sasse
THIS IS A RUSH TRANSCRIPT FOR 'THIS WEEK' on February 5, 2017 and it will be updated. GEORGE STEPHANOPOULOS : The president is vowing to overturn that order. This morning he called it, "A ridiculous order from a so-called judge." So-called judge. Is it appropriate for the president to be