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Valerie Jarrett: I 'Encouraged' Kellyanne Conway to Work in the White House
Kellyanne Conway, the political pollster who became the first Republican woman to run a presidential campaign, said Wednesday she might not continue to advise President-elect Donald Trump from inside the White House because of her four young children. “My children are 12, 12, 8 and 7, which is bad
The Note: A Universe of Controversy
NOTABLES --FORMER MISS UNIVERSE 'VERY WORRIED' ABOUT A TRUMP PRESIDENCY: Alicia Machado was 19 years old when she won the Miss Universe contest in 1996, the same year Donald Trump took over the pageant. She said Trump publicly humiliated her when she started putting on weight. He allegedly called
What to Watch at 1st Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump Debate
ABC News' political analyst and former George W. Bush strategist Matthew Dowd and President Obama's former campaign manager David Plouffe analyze what the candidates need to accomplish at tonight's debate.
Daughter of Sandy Hook Victim Among Swift Twitter Reaction to Trump's 2nd Amendment Comment
Donald Trump is under fire on social media after suggesting "nothing" can be done to stop Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton 's Supreme Court picks except "maybe" the " Second Amendment people." "Hillary wants to abolish, essentially abolish the Second Amendment,” the Republican
Airbnb Hires Former US Attorney General Eric Holder to Combat Discrimination
Former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder has a new job: He's been hired by Airbnb to develop a "world-class anti-discrimination policy," the San Francisco-based company said today. "We are honored that former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder has agreed to join our team to help craft a world-class
Sanders 'Can't Snap' Fingers and Tell Supporters to Back Clinton if Nominee
The Democratic candidate for president joins "This Week" ahead of high stakes primaries in five states Tuesday.
Where All of President Obama's Top Aides Have Ended Up
President Barack Obama's former press secretary Robert Gibbs is far from the first high profile staffer to leave the White House for a plum private sector gig. The announcement that Gibbs will be headed to work in the corporate offices of McDonald's Golden Arches makes his just one of the latest
ABC News Announces Coverage of the 2014 Midterm Election Across All Programs and Platforms
On Tuesday, November 4 Chief Anchor George Stephanopoulos Leads Live Coverage on the ABC Network and Digital Platforms Two Live One-Hour “Your Voice, Your Vote” Programs Air on ABC at 10:00 PM ET and 10 PM PT Uninterrupted Coverage Online from 7:00 PM – 2:00...
Bill Kristol: Gov. Perry Indictment 'Ridiculous'
On the “This Week” roundtable, Weekly Standard Editor Bill Kristol criticizes the recent indictment of Texas Gov. Rick Perry.
David Plouffe Defends Obama Golfing
On the “This Week” roundtable, the former White House senior adviser defends President Obama over criticism of his vacation.