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Erica R. Hendry is the digital news editor at PBS NewsHour.
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Nation May 16WATCH: Former Ambassador Susan Rice says America’s greatest weakness is ‘profound political polarization’
Rice's remarks to the conference come the day after the Washington Post reported that President Donald Trump may have shared highly-classified intelligence with Russian officials last week in the White House…
Politics May 155 important stories that have nothing to do with Comey’s firing or Russia
Here are five important stories that you might have missed in the news unfolding like a screenplay in Washington.
Politics May 15President Trump shared classified threat from ISIS with Russian diplomats, Washington Post reports
The information had been provided by a U.S. partner, who had not authorized Trump to share the material with Russia, the Post reports.
Politics May 15WATCH: Appeals court hears arguments over Trump’s revised travel ban
The same federal appeals court that prevented President Donald Trump's controversial travel ban from taking effect will hear arguments Monday over whether to reinstate the revision of that ban, which has also been held up in courts.
Politics May 12Condoleezza Rice: I worry firestorm surrounding Russia investigations, Comey firing could ‘erode people’s confidence in our institutions’
Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice talked about Russia and the U.S. in an interview with PBS NewsHour's Judy Woodruff.
Politics May 12WATCH: Spicer addresses Trump’s tweets about Comey in news briefing
White House press secretary Sean Spicer said the president had nothing further to add.
Politics May 10A roller coaster of reactions unfold in Congress the day after Comey was fired
Here is a look, by rough timeline, at how the scene played out.
Politics May 10Everything we know about Trump’s firing of FBI director James Comey
The abrupt removal of James Comey as FBI director Tuesday marked the third time President Donald Trump has fired a high-profile official in his first three-plus months in office, following the ousters of his national security adviser and acting attorney…
Politics May 10WATCH LIVE: McConnell may address Comey firing on Senate floor
After Trump's unexpected removal of FBI Director James Comey, lawmakers are looking for more answers from Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky.
Politics May 09How lawmakers are reacting to FBI director Comey’s firing
Here's a rundown of reactions to FBI Director Comey's firing from politicians on both sides of the aisle.