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What slashing the State Department budget by one-third would really mean
When Secretary of State Rex Tillerson spoke to the State Department on his first day on the job, he sought to reassure America’s army of diplomats by praising their dedication and intelligence and asking them to “work as one team.” But he also promised some reforms that would challenge what he
Paul Ryan, Mitch McConnell Lead Republican Party Retreat
Capitol Hill in Washington DC has moved to Philadelphia for two days were the GOP retreat and ABC's Josh Haskell the Mary on downtown joined by our very own Ben Siegel. He's usually running around the hill but today weren't fairly Paul Ryan just the stage Mitch McConnell lot of news so far lot of
Elaine Chao: Everything You Need to Know about Trump's Pick for Secretary of Transportation
Donald Trump has selected Elaine Chao, who was labor secretary in the George W. Bush administration, to serve as transportation secretary. Chao, who is the wife of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , holds the record of having the longest tenure as labor secretary of any since World War II ,
Clinton Touts National Service Agenda While Taking a Few Shots at Trump
Hillary Clinton on Thursday touted her plans to increase national service as president, while taking shots at her opponent Donald Trump, who, she said, in contrast thinks only of himself. “You may have noticed that my opponent and I have different views about, well, nearly everything,” the
Obama Visits Vietnam, Seeks to Strengthen Ties
President Obama meets with Vietnamese leaders to discuss trade, including the U.S decision to lift its lethal arms embargo against the Southeast Asian country.
President Obama Announces The Peace Corps Coming To Vietnam For First Time
The Peace Corps is officially coming to Vietnam for the first time. In a press conference in Hanoi, President Obama announced the Vietnamese government approved the volunteer organization setting up operations in the country Their group’s main focus will be teaching English to Vietnamese students.
'10% Happier with Dan Harris' and 'Billions' Co-Creator Brian Koppelman
The co-creator of the TV show "Billions" sat down for ABC News' Dan Harris' livesteam podcast to discuss his practice of Transcendental Meditation.
Meet the Youtube Stars That Interviewed President Obama
ABC News' Serena Marshall chats with Swoozie, Ingrid Nilsen, and Destin Sandlin.
Peace Corps Victims' Advocate Claims She Was Pushed Out
The woman hired by the Peace Corps to help fix the way the government agency treats its volunteers who are victims of sexual assault has been pushed out of her position on what she claims were trumped up charges to silence her dissent in the agency, as newly revealed documents indicate the Peace
Hillary Clinton Knew American Killed in Mali, Describes Her as 'Loving Mother'
Hillary Clinton knew Anita Datar, an American woman who died in the violent hostage crisis in Mali , describing her a "loving mother" and the representation of "the best of America's generous spirit." "I knew Anita as the loving mother of a wonderful 7-year-old boy and the former partner of David