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How Trump’s persistence on voter fraud accusations could affect voting rights

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President Trump repeated the unproven claim this week that millions of illegal votes were cast in the presidential election and says he will order a federal investigation to look into the matter. Continue reading

Pedestrians walk past fences and and barb wire as they make their way from Mexico to the United States at the border crossing in San Ysidro, California, U.S., January 25, 2017.   REUTERS/Mike Blake - RTSXD2R

Trump signs executive order for border wall construction

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President Donald Trump moved forward Wednesday on his campaign promise to build a wall between the U.S. and Mexico. Continue reading

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Donald Trump sworn in as 45th president

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At noon on Friday, Donald Trump was sworn into office by Chief Justice John Roberts on the steps of the United States Capitol Building.
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Obama looks back on presidency in farewell address

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Outgoing President Barack Obama talked about key accomplishments made during his presidency in his farewell address from Chicago on Tuesday. Continue reading

U.S. Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL) takes his seat to resume his testimony during a Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing for his nomination to become U.S. attorney general on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S. January 10, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque - RTX2YD47

Hearing begins for Trump’s attorney general nominee

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Tuesday saw the beginning of confirmation hearings for Alabama Senator Jeff Sessions, President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee for attorney general. Continue reading

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