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Politics Feb 09Kelly getting scrutiny after senior aide’s resignation
WASHINGTON — Pressure mounted on White House chief of staff John Kelly as questions swirled Friday about his defense of a senior aide he fought to keep in a highly sensitive West Wing job despite accusations of spousal abuse from…
Politics Feb 07Trump continues to cast some immigrants as criminals
Making his case for tighter border security, President Donald Trump has repeatedly linked immigration to criminality.
Politics Jan 24After shutdown, Senators starting over in search for immigration deal
Leaders conceded that the effort won't be easy and were already casting blame should the effort falter.
Nation Jan 24Mayors boycott meeting with Trump after threat against sanctuary cities
The Justice Department ramped up pressure Wednesday on so-called sanctuary cities seeking public safety grant money, warning state and local officials they could be legally forced to prove they are cooperating with federal immigration authorities.
Politics Jan 23Schumer pulls back offer of $25 billion for Trump’s wall as immigration fight continues
Republican Sen. John Cornyn called the move "a step backward."…
Politics Jan 07Bannon tries to make amends as aides defend Trump’s fitness
President Donald Trump's former chief strategist released a statement Sunday reaffirming his support for the commander in chief.
Politics Jan 07Trump washes his hands of insurgency against GOP incumbents
President Donald Trump says he's done campaigning for insurgents challenging incumbent Republican members of Congress.
Politics Jan 06WATCH: Trump says he’d be open to talking with North Korean leader
President Donald Trump, shelving comparisons about the size of a "nuclear button," said Saturday he is open to talking with the North Korean leader.
Politics Jan 06Trump says he’s ‘like, really smart,’ ‘a very stable genius’
President Donald Trump, portrayed in a new book as a leader who doesn't understand the weight of his office, took to Twitter on Saturday to defend his mental fitness and boast about his intelligence.
Politics Jan 03Trump slams Bannon ahead of book release, says the ex-aide ‘lost his mind’
Trump, in the statement, said that Steve Bannon “has nothing to do with me or my Presidency” and charges that: “When he was fired, he not only lost his job, he lost his mind.”…