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Politics Nov 08WATCH: Confirmation hearing for DHS secretary nominee Kirstjen Nielsen
President Donald Trump has nominated Kirstjen Nielsen as the new Department of Homeland Security secretary. Watch the confirmation hearing here.
Politics Nov 06Trump says south Texas mass shooting is about mental health, not guns
President Donald Trump says the mass shooting at a Texas church "isn't a guns situation," but is a "mental health problem at the highest level."…
Politics Oct 22McConnell says he’s awaiting Trump guidance on health care
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Sunday he's willing to bring bipartisan health care legislation to the floor if President Donald Trump makes clear he supports it.
Politics Oct 22AP report: Trump plans to help pay aides’ legal costs for Russia probes
President Trump intends to spend at least $430,000 of his own money on legal bills of White House staff and campaign aides related to the investigations into Russian election meddling in the 2016 election, a White House official said Saturday.
Politics Oct 21After Raqqa, Trump says U.S. shifts to ‘new phase’ in Syria
President Donald Trump is portraying the Islamic State group's ouster from its Syrian stronghold as a milestone in the U.S. fight against terrorism.
Nation Oct 19Thousands eligible for DACA renewals failed to apply in time
About 21,000-22,000 young immigrants, many brought to the country illegally as children, did not submit their status renewal applications in time, according to preliminary data from Homeland Security.
Politics Oct 17WATCH: President Trump speaks about tax policy at the Heritage Foundation
President Donald Trump took his tax plan sales pitch to the conservative think tank.
Politics Oct 08Trump ties border wall, green card overhaul to ‘dreamer’ protection
Many were policies Democrats have said explicitly are off the table and threaten to derail ongoing negotiations over legislation protecting young immigrants known as "Dreamers."…
Politics Oct 06Tens of thousands have yet to submit DACA renewals
Tens of thousands of young people eligible for renewed protection from deportation had yet to submit their applications hours before a Trump administration deadline Thursday night. The administration was finalizing details of an immigration wish list that could jeopardize a…
Politics Oct 06During photo shoot, Trump talks of ‘calm before the storm’
"What storm Mr. President?" one reporter shouted. ISIS? North Korea? Iran? "You'll find out," the president said.