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Trump’s Election Upends Agenda for Obama’s Last Foreign Trip

November 14, 2016
Margaret Talev, Toluse Olorunnipa | Bloomberg Politics
Donald Trump’s election has changed the nature of President Barack Obama’s final foreign trip as commander in chief.
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We’ve seen two Donald Trumps. Who will show up at the White House?

November 14, 2016
Doyle McManus | Los Angeles Times
We’ve seen two Donald Trumps in the past week. Which one will arrive at the White House on Inauguration Day?
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The Story of the Suburbs

November 14, 2016
Amy Walter | The Cook Political Report
The media has paid a lot of attention on rural and working-class white America. Not nearly as much attention has been spent on suburban America, who abandoned Hillary Clinton too.
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Trump Shakes Up Transition, Begins to Articulate Priorities

November 12, 2016
Jennifer Jacobs | Bloomberg Politics
Vice President-elect Mike Pence is replacing Chris Christie as the head of Donald Trump’s transition team as Trump’s influential oldest children take formal roles alongside seasoned Washington hands.
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What’s next for Democrats? For starters, a battle for the soul of the party.

November 12, 2016
John Wagner, Ed O'Keefe, Karen Tumulty | The Washington Post
Amid the wreckage of Hillary Clinton’s loss, Democrats have started jockeying for control of the national party — and vigorously debating a dramatic course correction in response to Donald Trump’s election.
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Donald Trump Prepares for White House Move, but His Tower May Still Beckon

November 12, 2016
Maggie Haberman, Ashley Parker | The New York Times
President-elect Donald J. Trump won the White House with an outsider’s populist promise to “drain the swamp” of Washington.
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Trump's potential cabinet picks, Democrats' potential new leader and reminders of another change election

November 11, 2016
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Trump begins transition to the White House after deeply polarizing election

November 11, 2016
President-elect Donald Trump meets with leaders in Washington to begin his transition to the White House.
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Obama, Trump Talk Policy Issues in First Meeting

November 11, 2016
Carol Lee | The Wall Street Journal
President-elect Donald Trump and President Barack Obama met for the first time Thursday, with the Republican businessman saying he has “great respect” for a man he’s called “the worst president in the history of the United States” and he plans to seek Mr. Obama’s counsel while in office.
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