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



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NAACP Holds First Trump-Era Convention With No National Leader

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 09:31:03 -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 meddling.



'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.



U.S. Intercepts Reportedly Contradict Attorney General On Russia Contacts

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 20:49:00 -0400

The Washington Post reports that spy agencies intercepted conversations with Russia's U.S. ambassador suggesting he and Jeff Sessions discussed campaign matters during mid-2016 meetings.



'Spicey Out!' 9 Highlights From Sean Spicer's Combative Tenure

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 19:43:00 -0400

The White House press secretary's six-month tenure involved some odd moments, some lighter ones and a memorable recurring character on Saturday Night Live.



Al-Qaida Suspect Appears In Federal Court In Pennsylvania

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 18:10:00 -0400

Ali Charaf Damache is the first terrorism-related suspect to be sent to the U.S. since President Trump took office.



Reports Suggest White House Efforts To Undercut Mueller's Russia Probe

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 16:25:00 -0400

News reports suggest President Trump's lawyers are exploring ways to undercut special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation, which is raising questions about conflicts of interest and the president's pardon power.



Sean Spicer Announces Resignation As White House Press Secretary

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 16:25:00 -0400

After a tumultuous tenure in the Trump administration, White House press secretary Sean Spicer announced his resignation on Friday.



Week In Politics: Sean Spicer Resigns As White House Press Scretary

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 16:25:00 -0400

NPR's Audie Cornish wraps the week in politics with David Brooks of The New York Times and Jamelle Bouie of Slate. They discuss Sean Spicer's resignation as White House press secretary and the failure of the Senate Republican health care bill.