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Politics Aug 05Donald Trump announces economic advisory team
DES MOINES, Iowa — Donald Trump has announced his team of economic advisers, a group that includes many of the people already helping his campaign.
Politics Jul 05Assessing 6 possible picks for Trump’s vice president
WASHINGTON — Republican Donald Trump has narrowed down his vice presidential shortlist to a handful of contenders. While the presumptive GOP nominee is known for throwing curveballs, here's a look at some of the men and women he is said…
Politics Jul 03Trump’s tweet appeared on a white supremacist site
Donald Trump's tweet that featured Hillary Clinton and a six-pointed star atop a pile of money has also appeared on a white supremacist website.
Politics Jun 14Trump says he is revoking Washington Post credentials
MANCHESTER, N.H. — Donald Trump says presidential campaign is revoking credentials provided to The Washington Post.
Nation May 29Trump says undocumented immigrants are treated better than veterans
Donald Trump told a Rolling Thunder motorcycle rally on Sunday that people in the U.S. illegally often are cared for better than the nation's military veterans.
Nation May 15On more than one issue, GOP’s Trump sounds like a Democrat
Complicating the efforts to define Trump's ideology is his penchant for offering contradictory ideas about policy. He also has taken recently to saying that all of his plans are merely suggestions, open to later negotiation.
Nation May 08Trump: GOP unity would be beneficial, but isn’t crucial
With a growing number of prominent Republicans refusing to fall in line, Donald Trump is standing firm in his assertion that the Republican Party doesn't have to be unified because he will gain Democratic votes to win in the fall.
Politics Apr 27Trump vows to put ‘America first’ in foreign policy
WASHINGTON — In a rare formal policy speech, Republican front-runner Donald Trump vowed Wednesday to put American security "above all else" if elected president, warning allies they would be left to defend themselves if they don't "pay their fair share."…
Politics Apr 23Railing against ‘rigged’ system may reinforce Trump appeal to base
Donald Trump keeps hammering away at Republican insiders even as campaign aides are gingerly courting those same officials.
Nation Apr 21Trump voices opposition to North Carolina bathroom law
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said Thursday that transgender people should be able to use whichever bathroom they choose.