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Trump keeps saying he wants to “let Obamacare fail.” How would that happen?

There are several ways the administration could sabotage the law, experts said.

8h ago

Donald Trump’s defense: Everyone has wronged me

Russia continues to be the president's biggest albatross.
July 20, 2017

Trump just warned Robert Mueller not to look into his finances — it might be too late for that

In an interview with the 'New York Times,' Trump warned Mueller not to look into his finances. But Trump's bank is already getting calls from the feds.
July 20, 2017

Trump suggests that the FBI director should report directly to him

Such an unprecedented arrangement would have considerable implications for the agencies independence.
July 20, 2017

New White House idea to woo moderates: take health care from the poorest to cover Medicaid expansion

The plan would take from the poorest and give to the slightly less poor.
July 20, 2017

Trump says he wouldn’t have appointed Sessions if he knew he’d recuse himself from the Russia matter

He also said he doesn't think Mueller should be looking into his finances.

July 19, 2017

Trump administration ends controversial CIA program arming Syrian Rebels

The Obama-era program had been criticized by both the Assad regime and some in the U.S.
July 18, 2017

3 key things to know about the new Republican budget plan

The plan makes deep cuts to entitlements while increasing defense spending.
July 17, 2017

Ethics watchdog group will release Mar-a-Lago visitors log

The watchdog group CREW will obtain the logs as part of their lawsuit against the administration.
July 17, 2017

Trump’s “Made in America” week is getting roasted for exactly the reason you would think

The White House should have seen this coming from a mile away.
July 14, 2017

One of Jared Kushner’s lawyers is dropping off of the Russia case

The prominent lawyer is known to run in primarily Democratic circles in Washington.

July 14, 2017

Report: Trump’s lawyers knew about Don Jr.’s Russia emails in June

Trump claims he only learned about this "two or three days ago."
July 14, 2017

Trump’s lawyer sent a threatening email to a stranger saying “watch your back , bitch”

He sent a series of emails attacking someone he never met who heard about him in the media.
July 13, 2017

GOP operative who said he looked for Clinton emails on Flynn’s behalf reportedly died by suicide

Peter W. Smith, a political operative who reportedly sought out Russian hackers on Flynn's behalf, killed himself, according to the 'Chicago Tribune.'
July 12, 2017

House Judiciary Dems demand answers on settlement of major case involving Trump Jr.’s Russian lawyer

After firing U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara, the Trump administration settled a $230 million Russian money laundering case for $6 million.
July 12, 2017

While America was watching the Trump-Russia drama, Democrats flipped two deep-red state districts

Democrats swept two Republican strongholds in a deeply conservative state.

July 12, 2017

Here’s what legal experts say the emails mean for Trump Jr., Jared Kushner and the president

The president, his son and his top adviser may all be in legal jeopardy for completely different reasons.
July 10, 2017

How to tell which stories actually get under Trump’s skin

Big developments in the Trump-Russia probe are often followed by an erratic series of tweets about something — anything — else.
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July 10, 2017

What do people in South Korea really think about Donald Trump and North Korea?

"If South and North Korea are going to have a war, it’s going to be all because of Trump."
July 7, 2017

4 key areas where Donald Trump could break with G20 Summit leaders

Plus, Donald Trump is meeting Vladimir Putin.
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July 7, 2017

‘Hot Mic’ podcast: Trump scolds Russia, Government Ethics director resigns, DeVos sued

.Important stories to get you caught up for Friday.

July 6, 2017

Angry constituents descend upon senators’ offices across the US to #SitInSaveLives for health care

Protesters are being arrested just for trying to talk to their representatives.
July 5, 2017

Republicans are trying to make single-payer a 2018 campaign issue. It might backfire.

Single-payer is gaining popularity across America, while the GOP's health care plan is floundering.
July 5, 2017

Here’s what Trump is trying to achieve by tweeting about China-North Korea trade

The president is cherry-picking trade data to apply pressure to China.
July 3, 2017

Navigating Trump’s Twitter: @realDonaldTrump and the alt-right meme factory

Trump's CNN tweet appears to have been made by a Reddit user with a history of posting racist content.
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July 1, 2017

Trump slams Mika Brzezinski and Joe Scarborough again in early morning Twitter rant

This time he called the 'Morning Joe' co-host "dumb as a rock."

July 1, 2017

Navigating Trump's Twitter: 11 times Donald Trump tweeted something terrible about a woman

The president has a long history of being unpresidential.
June 30, 2017

While You Weren't Looking: A Russia probe bombshell and 6 more big stories not about Trump's tweets

The first real potential evidence of American collusion with Russia, a possible end to America's longest war and more.
June 29, 2017

The House just passed two anti-immigrant bills that are based in myth

"Kate's Law" will not have any substantial effect on violent crime in the U.S.
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June 29, 2017

Trump to meet Putin at G-20 summit in Germany next week

Advisers wouldn't say if Trump and Putin would discuss the alleged hacking of the 2016 election.