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Texas governor suggests 'bathroom bill' likely…

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott says he revived a "bathroom bill" targeting transgender people even though he was told it wouldn't get a vote in the GOP-controlled state House

Rep. Rooney talks sanctuary cities, python…

Florida congressman weighs in on 'America's News HQ'

Hope Hicks Named Interim White House…

The last person to hold the position was Anthony Scaramucci.

White House: Trump Was Right To Blame 'Both Sides…

A White House memo reportedly said President Trump was "entirely correct" to blame "both sides" for the violence in Charlottesville.

1 US soldier killed in combat in Afghan; others wounded

The U.S. military says one soldier died and an unspecified number of American and Afghan soldiers were wounded in a combat operation against the Islamic State affiliate in eastern Afghanistan

Pence won't address Trump comments but condemns…

Vice President Mike Pence is skirting questions about President Donald Trump's comments voicing sympathy for Charlottesville protesters, but says he stands with the president nonetheless

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Trump disbands councils amid criticism over…

Announcement comes after many CEOs resigned

GOP Candidates Headed For Runoff In Race For…

Democrats selected former federal prosecutor Doug Jones, but no GOP candidate in Alabama's special primary election got a clear majority of the vote.

Trump Goes After Former Members Of His Advisory…

Several CEOs on Trump's manufacturing advisory council have stepped down, citing his reaction to Charlottesville violence.

Trump's die-hard supporters show no signs of…

Even as some Republican leaders distance themselves from Trump, his most ardent grassroots supporters remain thrilled

White House: Gov't to make health law payments…

The White House says President Donald Trump will make August payments to insurers under the health-care law he wants to repeal and replace.

President Trump disbands two advisory panels

Trump tweets decision after multiple resignations from manufacturing council, strategy and policy forum

CBO Says Cutting Obamacare Subsidies Could Get…

Trump's threat to end some insurance subsidies could raise premiums and cost the federal government more money.

Trade Negotiations Are Hard: Trump And NAFTA…

There are a few very strong obstacles blocking a NAFTA win for President Trump.

Illinois House tests support for Rauner school-funding veto

Illinois school superintendents hostile to Gov. Bruce Rauner's changes on a school-funding plan say his version would hurt their schools

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Republican leaders dance around Trump remarks

Republican leaders tiptoe around President Donald Trump's extraordinary remarks on white supremacists as the GOP grapples with an escalating political crisis

Reports: Trump's Strategic and Policy Forum…

Public relations black eye for the White House or more significant development?

Trump On Charlottesville: 'What About The…

He reiterated his statement that more than one group perpetrated violence in Charlottesville.

Justice Dept. Wants To Know Everyone Who Visited…

The site was used to organize protests on Inauguration Day that turned into riots in one area.

Trump authorizes expanded college assistance for veterans

President Donald Trump has authorized the largest expansion of college assistance for military veterans in a decade, removing a 15-year time limit on using the benefits. The law also increases aid for thousands serving in the National Guard and Reserve.

Governors of 2 pot states push back on Trump…

Governors in at least two states that have legalized recreational marijuana are pushing back against the Trump administration and defending their efforts to regulate the industry

Pence: Our hearts are in Charlottesville

Vice president sends prayers to Heather Heyer's family, friends; says he and President Trump have been clear about response to violence

More CEOs Step Down From Trump's Manufacturing…

The CEOs of Merck, Intel and Under Armour have resigned from the council over Trump's initial response to the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Report: Emails Show Trump Volunteer Tried To…

Those emails show at least six requests to set up a meeting between Trump's team and Russian officials, according to The Washington Post.

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Colorado resort won't host anti-immigration conference

A Colorado resort says it won't host a conference organized by a national anti-immigration group in April following criticism in the wake of violent protests in Charlottesville

Harf: Dems haven't figured out how to win the…

Report: More Democratic candidates are distancing themselves from Pelosi ahead of 2018 midterms