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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 12:23:00 -0500The president seemed as concerned with how he won the presidency as he was about his actual presidency. And this weekend he will once again be rallying like it's 2016.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 14:38:00 -0500The spectacle of national security adviser Michael Flynn's sudden fall from grace is all too convenient a metaphor for the first four weeks of life in the Trump White House.
Thu, 09 Feb 2017 19:18:00 -0500A federal appeals court has refused to reinstate President Trump's executive order on immigration, which barred immigrants from seven majority-Muslim countries.
Tue, 07 Feb 2017 20:10:00 -0500A federal appeals court heard arguments on whether to reinstate the executive order on immigration Tuesday. A federal judge in Washington put a temporary restraining order on the policy last Friday.
Tue, 07 Feb 2017 19:18:00 -0500A federal appeals court heard oral arguments Tuesday on whether or not to lift a temporary restraining order on President Trump's immigration ban. The order was halted by a lower court last Friday.
Tue, 07 Feb 2017 12:36:00 -0500Mike Pence is not the first vice president to break any Senate tie, though; the right gives vice presidents a rare chance to be in the limelight and cast a consequential vote that makes a difference.
Mon, 06 Feb 2017 06:00:00 -0500Trump is the focal point not only of national political events, but of national attention, period. When was the last time football was so overshadowed in the media the week before the Super Bowl?
Sun, 05 Feb 2017 08:10:00 -0500Senate pushback on nominations for Supreme Court justices has been more common than most people think, especially over the last half-century.
Sat, 04 Feb 2017 07:56:52 -0500President Trump nominated Neil Gorsuch for the Supreme Court, had Rex Tillerson confirmed for secretary of state and insulted Arnold Schwarzenegger in a busy political week.
Wed, 01 Feb 2017 03:37:00 -0500It was impossible to clone Antonin Scalia, anchor of the court's conservative wing for a generation. But Trump seemed resolved to come as close as he could, and that led him to the man from Colorado.
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 08:16:00 -0500Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president on an Inauguration Day marked by both celebrations and protests.
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 01:50:00 -0500Trump briefly sought the 2000 presidential nomination of the Reform Party. It eventually went to Pat Buchanan, whom Trump called a "Hitler lover." Buchanan's slogan that fall was "America First!"
Sun, 15 Jan 2017 08:02:24 -0500From Andrew Jackson to Herbert Hoover to Barack Obama, presidential inaugurations have had their share of mistakes and oddities throughout history.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 06:00:00 -0500The attorney drew a parallel to former Vice President Nelson Rockefeller's wealth. "No one was so concerned," she claimed. But they were, and he disclosed his assets and placed them in a blind trust.
Sun, 08 Jan 2017 18:00:00 -0500This week will be packed with Senate confirmation hearings for some of President-elect Donald Trump's top officials, but some nominees still have incomplete ethic reviews.