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Democrats elect Perez national chairman

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:28:07 GMT2017-02-25T22:28:07Z

ATLANTA (AP) -- Democrats elected former Labor Secretary Tom Perez as their new national chairman Saturday over a liberal Minnesota congressman, capping a divisive campaign that reflected the depths of the party's electoral failures as well as the energy from resistance to President Donald Trump....



The Latest: Obama congratulates Perez as new DNC leader

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 21:31:25 GMT2017-02-25T21:31:25Z

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Latest on the selection of a new national leader of the Democratic Party (all times local):...



In Trump's first speech to Congress, will decorum hold?

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 19:42:34 GMT2017-02-25T19:42:34Z

WASHINGTON (AP) -- A presidential speech to Congress is one of those all-American moments that ooze ritual and decorum....



AP FACT CHECK: Trump and his overdrawn apocalypse

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 14:11:00 GMT2017-02-25T14:11:00Z

WASHINGTON (AP) -- In President Donald Trump's estimation, the U.S. border isn't merely porous, it's "wide open." Darkness and danger are everywhere, even Sweden. American infrastructure isn't just in need of improvement but it's in "total disrepair and decay." The health law is not only flawed, but it's an "absolute and total catastrophe."...



Trump says he won't attend correspondents dinner this spring

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:39:36 GMT2017-02-25T22:39:36Z

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump says he won't be attending the annual White House Correspondents' Association dinner this spring....



Pre-existing conditions complicate health care replacement

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 16:42:43 GMT2017-02-25T16:42:43Z

CHICAGO (AP) -- As Republicans try to unite around a replacement for the Affordable Care Act, one of the most popular parts of the law will be among the most difficult to replace: the guarantee of health coverage for people with pre-existing conditions....



At town halls, GOP caught between Trump, angry voters

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 07:26:16 GMT2017-02-25T07:26:16Z

URBANDALE, Iowa (AP) -- When hundreds of angry constituents chanted "no wall" at his Iowa town hall, Republican Rep. David Young agreed it wasn't necessary. When they demanded that President Donald Trump release his tax returns, the second-term congressman called it a "no-brainer." And, when they yelled at the mention of White House adviser Steve Bannon's name, Young quickly replied: "I don't know much about him."...



Gorsuch sympathizes with workers, often sides with bosses

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 14:33:45 GMT2017-02-25T14:33:45Z

The case tugs at the heartstrings: A popular Kansas State University professor battles breast cancer, then leukemia. The school won't extend her six-month sick leave, she loses her job and she cannot get rehired. She sues for discrimination based on disability....



Syrian who worked on nominated film can't attend Oscars

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 20:41:40 GMT2017-02-25T20:41:40Z

WASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. immigration authorities are barring entry to a 21-year-old Syrian cinematographer who worked on a harrowing film about his nation's civil war, "The White Helmets," that has been nominated for an Academy Award....



Survey: Fraud-free elections, free speech, key to democracy

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 15:49:25 GMT2017-02-25T15:49:25Z

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) -- A survey of U.S. political science professors a month into Donald Trump's presidency shows that fraud-free elections tops a list of 19 principles as most essential to democracy, as do free speech and a free press....