• AP FACT CHECK: Donald Trump and the audacity of hype

    AP FACT CHECK: Donald Trump and the audacity of hype

    Feb 22, 2020 10:05 PM EDT

    ___ TRUMP: “I’m actually, I guess, the chief law enforcement officer of the country.” — remarks Tuesday to reporters. THE FACTS: That’s disputed. Several veterans of Obama’s administration described Trump’s assertion as simply wrong on the law, while conservative legal minds say they think Trump is right ...

  • WATCH: Senate impeachment trial of Donald Trump -- Jan. 23

    WATCH: Senate impeachment trial of Donald Trump -- Jan. 23

    Jan 23, 2020 01:12 AM EDT

    House Democrats will continue their arguments Thursday in the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump. The impeachment trial is expected to resume at 1p.m. ET on Thursday. Watch live in the video player. The House managers, seven Democrats who are acting as "prosecutors" during the trial, began making their ...

  • US green economy growth dwarfs Donald Trump’s highest hopes for the fossil fuel industry

    US green economy growth dwarfs Donald Trump’s highest hopes for the fossil fuel industry

    Nov 02, 2019 03:04 PM EDT

    ... policy changes, although his rollback of a number of Obama era regulations has likely helped the fossil fuel industry in the short term. But unlike Trump, competing superpowers are strongly backing renewables. China, for example, has emerged as a global climate leader in the wake of Trump’s determination to ...

  • AP source: Senate intelligence committee subpoenas Donald Trump Jr.

    AP source: Senate intelligence committee subpoenas Donald Trump Jr.

    May 08, 2019 09:55 PM EDT

    WASHINGTON — The Senate intelligence committee has subpoenaed Donald Trump Jr., calling him in to answer questions about his 2017 testimony. That's according to a person familiar with the subpoena who discussed it on condition of anonymity. The committee has renewed interest in talking to President Donald Trump's eldest ...

  • Donald Trump and Democrats turn focus to fight over health care

    Donald Trump and Democrats turn focus to fight over health care

    Mar 27, 2019 01:36 PM EDT

    ... President Barack Obama's health care law, known as "Obamacare." Five justices — a majority — who upheld the law in 2012 are still on the bench. Trump's effort to repeal Obamacare narrowly failed in the Senate in 2017. Nearly two years later, it's unclear where the White House plans ...

  • WATCH: Buttigieg asks whether Pence 'stopped believing in scripture when he started believing in Donald Trump'

    WATCH: Buttigieg asks whether Pence 'stopped believing in scripture when he started believing in Donald Trump'

    Mar 11, 2019 03:23 PM EDT

    AUSTIN, Texas — Democratic presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg said Sunday night that he and Vice President Mike Pence have different views of their Christian faith and that he doesn't understand Pence's loyalty to President Donald Trump. The mayor of South Bend, Indiana, said his feeling "is that the Scripture ...

  • Hillary Clinton rules out 2020 rematch with Donald Trump

    Hillary Clinton rules out 2020 rematch with Donald Trump

    Mar 05, 2019 02:32 PM EDT

    ... first lady ruled out another campaign during an interview posted Monday by New York TV station News12. Clinton, who lost the 2016 presidential election to Donald Trump, says, "I'm going to keep on working and speaking and standing up for what I believe." She says, "What's at stake ...

  • Donald Trump said he believes Kim Jong Un played no role in death of Otto Warmbier

    Donald Trump said he believes Kim Jong Un played no role in death of Otto Warmbier

    Feb 28, 2019 05:08 PM EDT

    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump said Thursday he takes North Korean leader Kim Jong Un "at his word" that Kim was unaware of the alleged mistreatment of an American college student who died after being imprisoned there. Trump said in Vietnam that Kim "tells me he didn't know about it ...

  • AP fact check: President Donald Trump's State of the Union speech

    AP fact check: President Donald Trump's State of the Union speech

    Feb 06, 2019 02:20 PM EDT

    ... the fastest in four years. In the late 1990s, growth topped 4 percent for four straight years, a level it has not yet reached under Trump. And growth even reached 7.2 percent in 1984. Almost all independent economists expect slower growth this year as the effect of the Trump ...

  • Read President Donald Trump’s full 2019 State of the Union address

    Read President Donald Trump’s full 2019 State of the Union address

    Feb 06, 2019 03:29 AM EDT

    President Donald Trump delivered his 2019 State of the Union address on Tuesday. Read his full remarks.

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