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Alex Acosta sworn in as US labor secretary
A former federal prosecutor and civil rights chief at the Justice Department, Alex Acosta, has been confirmed as President Donald Trump's labor secretary
Senate confirms Alex Acosta as Trump's secretary of labor
The Senate has confirmed law school dean Alex Acosta as President Donald Trump's Labor secretary
Labor secretary nominee withdraws from confirmation process
Fast-food executive Andrew Puzder withdrew his nomination after growing concerns from Republican senators.
Chaos After Trump Signs Immigration and Refugee Executive Order
The quick signing of the executive order left some top members of the Trump administration in the dark as to how to implement the order.
The Note: Inauguration Day
100 DAYS with ABC’s RICK KLEIN and RYAN STRUYK THE BIG STORY: For a moment, through the familiar pageantry and punditry, it will seem normal. But there’s nothing normal about this moment, and absolutely nothing predictable about the governing style of the incoming president. This is a pivot point
Conservatives Could Be 'Equally Unhappy' With Trump, Sen . Tim Scott Says
Sen. Tim Scott has a word of warning for fellow Republicans on the eve on Donald Trump's Inauguration: Get ready for the "unpredictable." "He did not run, in my opinion, as a conservative," Scott told ABC News' Jonathan Karl and Rick Klein on the "Powerhouse Politics" podcast. "He ran as an agent
Charleston Church Shooter Dylann Roof Sentenced to Death
The 22-year-old was sentenced to death for killing nine people after he walked into a church in South Carolina and opened fire during a Bible study meeting.
South Carolina Election Results
Voters in the state of South Carolina are heading to the polls on Election Day 2016. There are nine electoral votes at stake in South Carolina in the presidential race. The Palmetto State is notable for its large proportion of Christian evangelical voters on the Republican side and African American
2016 Vice Presidential Debate
Vice Presidential candidates Sen. Tim Kaine and Gov. Mike Pence met at Longwood University in Farmville, Va.
Vice Presidential Nominees Debate Law Enforcement and Race Relations in the US
Gov. Mike Pence and Sen. Tim Kaine discuss the growing tension between law enforcement and the minorities in America