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Trump response to New Zealand massacre highlights his combative history with Muslims

March 19, 2019
Ashley Parker, Josh Dawsey | The Washington Post
After a gunman left 50 dead in an anti-Muslim massacre at two mosques in New Zealand, President Trump did not condemn the white supremacy extolled by the alleged shooter, nor did he express explicit sympathy with Muslims around the globe.
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Trade Fight With China Enters Overtime, With Tariffs a Costly Sticking Point

March 18, 2019
Ana Swanson | The New York Times
The United States and China are pushing for a summit meeting in late April to complete a trade deal, while negotiators are still grappling over its terms and how they should be enforced.
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How right-wing radio honed Trump's feel for the Republican base

March 18, 2019
Jonathan Swan | Axios
Donald Trump is a car nut. And people who've worked for him say he's always been particular about which cars he likes to drive, who he likes to drive him around, and which right-wing talk radio hosts he likes to listen to in the car.
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White House rejects link between Trump and New Zealand shooting

March 16, 2019
Geoff Bennett | NBC News
President Donald Trump has condemned the terrorist attacks in New Zealand while downplaying the threat posed by white nationalists.
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Trump issues first veto of his presidency over emergency declaration for border wall

March 16, 2019
Anne Gearan, Devlin Barrett | The Washington Post
President Trump issued the first veto of his presidency Friday to secure federal money for a border wall that he promised as a candidate and considers a crucial priority for his reelection, capping a week of confrontation with both political parties.
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Good Cop or Good Soldier? Mike Pence Is a Tempting Target for 2020 Democrats

March 16, 2019
Annie Karni, Katie Rogers | The New York Times
Vice President Mike Pence was doing just fine in the background. Then a Democrat called him “decent.”
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March 15, 2019
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GOP bucks President Trump, Democrats hold off on impeachment

March 15, 2019
President Donald Trump signed his first veto Friday, rejecting a resolution that would have ended his national emergency.
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