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Kathy Griffin apologizes for beheaded Trump photo: 'I crossed the line'
Comedian Kathy Griffin has apologized for a photo of herself holding what appears to be a bloody, decapitated fake head of President Trump, despite sweeping bi-partisan disapproval of the image. The photo, taken by celebrity photographer Tyler Shields, was posted by Griffin and Shields Tuesday to
The Note: Donald Trump Back on the Stump
NOTABLES --TRUMP TAKES IOWA: Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is back on the campaign trail today and will hold an evening rally in Dubuque. He's been taunting both fellow GOP candidtae Jeb Bush and Fox News's Megyn Kelly on Twitter, ABC's SHUSHANNAH WALSHE notes. He also did some
Primary Day: 10 Races to Watch
ABC News’ Shushannah Walshe and FiveThirtyEight.com’s Harry Enten, with ABC News’ Caleb Jackson and Elizabeth McLaughlin: The primary season continues, and today is one of the biggest days left on the calendar. Voters in eight states are going to the polls: It’s primary day in...
10 Capitol Hill Scandals: Who Survived? Who Was Sent Packing?
A Look at the Lawmakers Who Made it Through a Scandal -- and Those Who Didn't
The State Of The Union Is…
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES OBAMA’S MAGIC NUMBER — $10.10: In his State of the Union address tonight, President Obama will announce his intent to use his executive authority to raise the minimum wage for federal contract workers to $10.10, ABC’s ARLETTE SAENZ reports. The...
The Note's Must-Reads for Tuesday, January 28, 2014
The Note’s Must-Reads are a round-up of today’s political headlines and stories from ABC News and the top U.S. newspapers. Posted Monday through Friday right here at www.abcnews.com Compiled by ABC News’ Jayce Henderson, Will Cantine and Jordan Mazza STATE OF THE UNION ADDRESS ABC...
Dear Congress, I Quit! Trey Radel's Oddly Upbeat Goodbye To Capitol Hill
By all accounts it has been a trying few months for Trey Radel. Last October he was arrested for cocaine possession. Then he pleaded guilty in a Washington, DC Superior Court, which got him one year’s probation. By late November he was checking himself into a Florida...
Fla. Rep . Trey Radel Resigns After Cocaine Plea
Rep. Trey Radel, a Florida Republican serving in his first term, resigned today, bowing to building pressure from House Republican leaders to step down after he pleased guilty to a cocaine possession charge. “Unfortunately, some of my struggles had serious consequences,” Radel wrote in a...
14 Races That Matter In 2014
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES INTRODUCING ’14 FOR 14′: This week marks the launch of the ABC News political team’s “14 For 14″ project, which will document 14 races that matter between now and November. It will be a dynamic list of the campaigns —...
Gates At War, Obama On Defense
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES LUNCH BUDDIES: One day after former Secretary of Defense Robert Gates’ scathing critique of Vice President Joe Biden’s was exposed, the White House will grant photographers access to the president and vice president’s lunch — normally a private ...