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DNC chair shakes up staff, Gorsuch vote nears, Ivanka’s new job and Trump’s life at Mar-A-Lago

March 31, 2017
Staff at the Democratic National Committee were asked to resign this month.
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President Obama's 2015 Energy Agenda

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December 18, 2015
In the final six months of 2015, President Obama took some of his most significant steps in his energy and climate change agenda. President Trump has reversed many of his predecessor’s decisions.
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Democrats plan to filibuster Gorsuch and Tillerson plans to skip NATO meeting

March 24, 2017
After confirmation hearings for Supreme Court Nominee Neil Gorsuch, Democrats plan to fight.

Health care reform indefinitely on hold and wiretapping investigations raise questions of Trump’s credibility

March 24, 2017
Republicans cancel planned vote on health care after failing to get the votes to pass it.
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The Affordable Care Act signed into law in 2010

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March 26, 2010
Seven years ago, President Obama signed his largest legislative achievement into law. It was “the most expansive health care overhaul in history” and dramatically shaped the political debate for the next four elections. How did it get passed and what was the law supposed to accomplish?
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Two federal courts block new travel ban & Trump praises populist President Jackson

March 17, 2017
Ban on travel from six Muslim-majority countries temporarily blocked.

Defiant Trump defends unsubstantiated claims of wiretapping and proposes "America first" budget

March 17, 2017
Trump doubles down on claims Obama wiretapped Trump Tower despite no evidence found by Congress.
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Massive cuts to HUD budget, Huntsman tapped as ambassador to Russia and Trump's new travel ban

March 10, 2017
Housing and meal assistance to be eliminated in $6 billion cuts to Housing and Urban Development.

President Trump tries to sell wary Republicans on health care replacement and WikiLeaks details CIA spying tactics

March 10, 2017
House Republicans unveiled a replacement for Obamacare that faces tough opposition.