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Journalists Reflect On What They've Learned During Trump's First 100 Days

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 17:35:43 -0400

NPR's Mara Liasson and The Washington Post's Robert Costa speak about covering the Trump administration during President Trump's first 100 days.



Washington Attorney General Says Travel Ban Will Probably Go To SCOTUS

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 17:35:43 -0400

The state of Washington's Attorney General Bob Ferguson played a part in President Trump's first travel ban being blocked. He now talks about the first 100 days in office and Trump's travel ban.



Ambassador Says, So Far, Trump Administration Is A 'Reassertion Of America Power'

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 17:35:43 -0400

Ambassador Dennis Ross of the Washington Institute discusses the Trump administration's foreign policy in the first 100 days and how it compares to previous presidents.



The Democrats First 100 Days During The Trump Administration

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 17:35:43 -0400

Chris Van Hollen, U.S. Senator from Maryland talks about the future of the Democratic party, and what they've done during the first 100 Days of the Trump administration as Washington's minority party.



Barbershop: 'Indivisible' Hosts Discuss Trump's First 100 Days

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 17:35:43 -0400

Kai Wright who writes for The Nation and conservative radio host Charlie Sykes of WNYC's Indivisible join NPR's Mara Liasson to talk about the first 100 days of the Trump administration.



House Freedom Caucus Congressman Believes Next Health Care Legislation Will Pass

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 17:35:43 -0400

Ohio U.S. Rep. Jim Jordan, member and former chairman of the conservative House Freedom Caucus, discusses President Trump's efforts to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act.



Iowa Senator Doesn't Blame Trump For Lack Of Major Legislation During 100 Days

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 17:35:43 -0400

Charles Grassley, Republican U.S. Senator from Iowa talks about President Trump's first 100 days and his efforts to keep promises he made during the campaign trail.



Why Trump's First 100 Days Matter And Why They Don't

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 17:35:43 -0400

Saturday is President Trump's 100th day in office. What do the first 100 days tell us about the kind of presidency he will have?



Marine Le Pen Aligns Herself With Mainstream Onetime Rival

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 16:42:00 -0400

Far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen said she would choose a former rival as prime minister if she wins. It is the first time a mainstream party aligned itself with Le Pen's National Front.



People Are Reporting Criminal (Space) Aliens To New ICE Hotline

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 10:31:00 -0400

Immigration authorities launched a hotline for victims of crimes "committed by illegal aliens." Trump critics are calling with reports of Martians instead.



Trump's Foreign Policy Reversals

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 07:57:14 -0400

In his first 100 days in office, President Trump has reversed course on major foreign policy issues regarding NATO, Syria and China.



Republican Rep. Tom Cole On Trump's Tax Plan And The Divided GOP

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 07:57:14 -0400

NPR's Scott Simon speaks with Rep. Tom Cole, R-Okla., about President Trump's tax plan. Cole says deep tax cuts won't pay for the increased spending Trump has proposed.



A Primer On The Future Of Net Neutrality Under Trump

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 07:57:14 -0400

The Federal Communications Commission is taking steps to repeal regulations for Internet service providers that the FCC approved in 2015.



After 100 Days, Trump's Legislative Victories Are Lacking

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 07:57:14 -0400

Donald Trump has a resume unlike any other president before him. He said he would upend the status quo, but so far, he hasn't succeeded in having major legislation passed.



American Medical Association President On GOP Health Care Plan

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 07:57:14 -0400

Republicans have revived efforts to overhaul health care. NPR's Scott Simon asks American Medical Association President Andrew Gurman what he'd like to see in a health care bill.