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White House Laughs Off Trump’s Proposal to Build a $100M Ballroom
The Obama administration has laughed off Donald Trump 's idea to put a $100 million ballroom in the White House to entertain the leaders of China and other countries. White House press secretary Josh Earnest confirmed reports that Trump offered to build the lavish space, a proposal he characterized
Hillary Clinton Defends Chelsea Clinton’s Attacks Against Bernie Sanders
Hillary Clinton today defended her daughter’s attacks against her Democratic challenger Bernie Sanders ’ single-payer health care plan, despite criticism the remark was inaccurate. “You know, I adore my daughter and I know what she was saying,” Clinton told “ Good Morning America ” about Chelsea
Hillary Clinton Speaks Out on SOTU, Iowa Caucuses
The Democratic presidential front-runner reacts to President Obama's speech and her dropping poll numbers in Iowa.
Van Jones Thinks Bernie Sanders is 'Going to Win Iowa'
And we're back with the powerhouse roundtable. Let's get right into Donald Trump's escalating attacks on bill Clinton. Alice, you live in Little Rock, Arkansas, you know a lot about bill Clinton, is it fair to go after him that way? Well, here's the question -- I live across town from the Clinton
Axelrod : Obama 'Could Have Done More' to Ease Americans' Fears of Resettling Syrian Refugees
joined by ABC's Matthew dowd, David Axelrod, and here on the other side, congressman Keith Ellison, the first Muslim elected to congress, and republican Martha mcsally. Thank you for joining us. We heard the candidates weigh in on steps they're going to take in the fight against Isis. This is not
David Axelrod : Obama ‘Could Have Done More’ to Settle Americans’ Fears of Admitting Syrian Refugees
Former Obama senior adviser David Axelrod said this morning that the president "could have done more" to combat Americans' fears surrounding the admittance of Syrian refugees into the United States. "I'm the son of a refugee, I'm proud of the position the president took," Axelrod said, adding
David Axelrod : Trump Would be ‘Defeated Handily’ by Hillary in General Election
This week we asked David Axelrod -- the former senior adviser to President Obama who now works as a CNN senior political commentator -- five questions via email before his appearance on the "This Week" roundtable. Q: You have not been hesitant to critique Hillary Clinton on Twitter. And it's
Sunday on 'This Week': Donald Trump, Ben Carson and Martin O'Malley
Republican presidential candidates Donald Trump and Ben Carson and Democratic presidential candidate Martin O’Malley come to “This Week” Sunday. And, ABC News’ Martha Raddatz reports from overseas on the latest in the fight against ISIS. Plus, the powerhouse roundtable debates the week in politics
The Note: What Would Donald Do?
NOTABLES --TRUMP WOULD 'CERTAINLY IMPLEMENT' A REGISTRY OF MUSLIMS: Donald Trump wants to track Muslims in the United States in a database, an idea that has drawn comparisons to Nazi Germany, ABC’s JORDYN PHELPS reports. "I would certainly implement that, absolutely," Trump told NBC News at a