Subscribe: NPR Topics: Politics
http://www.npr.org/rss/rss.php?id=1012
Added By: Feedage Forager Feedage Grade A rated
Language: English
Tags:
anthony scaramucci  health care  house  new  politics  president trump  president  spicer  trump  week politics  week  white house  white 
Rate this Feed
Rate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feed
Rate this feed 1 starRate this feed 2 starRate this feed 3 starRate this feed 4 starRate this feed 5 star

Comments (0)

Feed Details and Statistics Feed Statistics
Preview: NPR Topics: Politics

Politics : NPR



NPR's expanded coverage of U.S. and world politics, the latest news from Congress and the White House, and elections.



Last Build Date: Sun, 23 Jul 2017 08:05:31 -0400

Copyright: Copyright 2017 NPR - For Personal Use Only
 



The Parties Are Already Preparing For The 2018 Midterms

Sun, 23 Jul 2017 08:05:31 -0400

The GOP's failure to pass a health care bill has potential consequences for the 2018 midterm elections. Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with political strategists Guy Cecil and Kevin McLaughlin.



Politics: Anthony Scaramucci's New Job, What's Next For Health Care

Sun, 23 Jul 2017 08:05:30 -0400

It's been another tumultuous week in Washington. The GOP keeps trying and failing to vote on health care and the White House had a big personnel shake up.



For New U.S. Mideast Peace Envoy, It Will Be A Long Road To 'Ultimate Deal'

Sun, 23 Jul 2017 08:04:00 -0400

For years, Jason Greenblatt was chief legal officer at the Trump Organization. Now his job is to help bring peace to the Middle East. His closeness to Trump may help, but it's no guarantee of success.



Trump's New Message Man Is A Harvard-Educated Former Wall Streeter With Humble Roots

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 22:27:00 -0400

In a surprise move Friday that set off a chain reaction of other personnel changes, President Trump tapped Anthony Scaramucci to be the new White House communications director.



The Week In Politics: Spicer Is Out; Scaramucci Is In

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 17:22:00 -0400

It's been a busy week in politics: Sean Spicer steps down as White House spokesperson; investigation into the Trump campaign and Russia continues with new leads, and it was Made In America week.



House And Senate Reach Deal On Sanctions For Russia, Iran And North Korea

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 17:10:00 -0400

The sanctions would punish three countries; the bill also aims to prevent President Trump from relaxing sanctions without lawmakers' consent. A House vote is expected on Tuesday.



NAACP Holds First Trump-Era Convention With New Interim Leader

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 09:31:00 -0400

The nation's oldest civil rights group is facing questions about its leadership and next steps under Trump as it opens its annual meeting in Baltimore. The group's president recently stepped down.



Glenn Thrush On The Trump Communications Changes

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 08:08:15 -0400

Sean Spicer resigned from his position as White House press secretary after President Trump named a new communications director. Glenn Thrush of The New York Times talks with Scott Simon.



A Look At Anthony Scaramucci

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 08:08:15 -0400

Following a shake-up in the White House communications staff, the new boss is a combative New York financier, businessman and lawyer Anthony Scaramucci.



Rural Californians Want Price Relief From GOP Health Bill, But Most Won't Get It

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 08:08:15 -0400

GOP efforts to repeal the ACA are still in flux, and there's more talk now of trying to work out bipartisan fixes for Obamacare. But most suggested remedies won't fix the problems in remote regions.



John McCain's 2008 Concession Speech

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 08:08:14 -0400

After John McCain's cancer was announced, many people heaped praise on the senator. McCain gave a moving concession speech the night he lost the presidency to Barack Obama in 2008.



Robert Graham On His Possible Primary Challenge To Sen. Jeff Flake

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 08:08:14 -0400

President Trump has been reportedly hunting for primary challengers for his Republican critics. Scott Simon talks with Robert Graham, a potential primary challenger for Sen. Jeff Flake in Arizona.



Week In Politics: Spicer Resigns, Trump Looks At Pardons, Health Care

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 08:08:14 -0400

It was another busy week in politics, with Sean Spicer's resignation as White House press secretary and reports that the president consulted with legal advisers about his power to pardon his staff.



Senate Panel In Talks With Trump Jr., Manafort Over Closed-Door Testimony

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 23:05:00 -0400

The Senate Judiciary Committee says it is holding off on subpoenas while it discusses documents and testimony it is seeking from the two in connection with a probe into Russian election interference.



'In Some Respects, We're A Nation In Crisis Right Now,' Former CIA Director Says

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 21:54:00 -0400

Two government veterans Friday unloaded on President Trump, his approach to Russia and his disparagement of the U.S. intelligence community. They spoke to the Aspen Security Forum.