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Inside the Beltway: Americans back the census citizenship question

Should the 2020 census ask “Are you a U.S. citizen?” Democratic critics maintain that the inquiry would discourage members of the immigrant community from voting. Republicans say citizenship status would contribute to a more accurate count [...]

Mueller’s work done, Americans wonder what it means

PHILADELPHIA (AP) – With the long-awaited special counsel’s investigation done but its contents still shrouded in mystery, Americans waited for details, yawned with boredom or stayed fixed to their long-cemented positions on President [...]

AP-NORC Poll: Majority of Americans favor stricter gun laws

WASHINGTON (AP) – A majority of Americans favor stricter gun laws, and most believe places of worship and schools have become less safe over the last two decades, according to a new poll conducted by The Associated Press-NORC Center for [...]

Brexit for Dummies: An American’s guide to understanding Brexit

British writer, podcaster, and author of the book “Brexit: What The Hell Happens Now?”, Ian Dunt, joins us for Brexit 101, an American’s guide to what the heck all this Brexit talk really means. In this podcast, which you can listen [...]

58 percent of Americans say Donald Trump is being dishonest about Russia: Poll

Almost six out of 10 registered American voters said President Donald Trump is not being honest about Russia, but that number varies with political party and chosen television network, according to a new Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll released [...]

Soak the rich? Americans say go for it

Sen. Elizabeth Warren said polling numbers suggesting fairly wide public support for plans like hers to tax the rich did not come as any shock. | Scott Eisen/Getty Images Economy Surveys are showing overwhelming support for raising taxes [...]

Gates hopes to enlighten Americans about Reconstruction

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) – Historian Henry Louis Gates can trace the roots of his upcoming PBS documentary about the Reconstruction to his days in school. That’s when he heard about the end of slavery during the Civil War followed by virtually [...]

Paul Whelan Russia arrest designed to divide Americans, ex-CIA official says

Russia’s arrest of ex-Marine Paul Whelan on espionage charges is part of a larger Kremlin scheme to exacerbate partisan divisions in Washington, according to a former top CIA official in Moscow who says President Vladimir Putin likely hand-picked [...]

A Favorite Restaurant in Syria Led ISIS to Americans

Three other service members were wounded, a military official said. Until this week, just two American service members had been killed in Syria. Allied aircraft bombed a mosque on Thursday that the Islamic State had used as a command center [...]

Food stamps for millions of Americans become pawn in shutdown fight

Some experts believe USDA’s food-stamp cushion could be closer to $ 6 billion, which would cover February, though Congress would need to come up with money beyond that point. | Spencer Platt/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share [...]