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POLITICO Playbook: Will Senate Republicans defy Trump this time? Will it matter?

Presented by */ ]]> Senate Republicans are mostly united: They don’t like what President Donald Trump is about to do on tariffs. | Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images DRIVING THE DAY TELL US IF YOU’VE HEARD THIS BEFORE … CAPITOL [...]

POLITICO Playbook: Trump doubles down on Kim Jong Un

Presented by */ ]]> President Trump said he was ‘not bothered’ by North Korean missile testing, but Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said the tests were ‘of great regret.’ | Eugene Hoshiko – Pool/Getty [...]

POLITICO Playbook: Trump’s favorite morning show loses its boss

Presented by */ ]]> Targeted Victory, the GOP consulting firm, is gaining the most recent executive producer of “Fox and Friends.” | Drew Angerer/Getty Images DRIVING THE DAY NEW … SEAN GROMAN, who most recently was the [...]

POLITICO Playbook: A crack in the GOP defense of Trump

Presented by */ ]]> President Donald Trump will meet with Democratic lawmakers to discuss infrastructure on Wednesday, just one thing on his schedule this week. | Alex Brandon/AP Photo DRIVING THE DAY NEW: THE PRESIDENT’S WEEK [...]

POLITICO Playbook: Kudlow on tariffs: Both sides will suffer

Presented by */ ]]> White House chief economic adviser Larry Kudlow said China and the U.S. will both suffer from tariffs. | Evan Vucci/AP Photo DRIVING THE DAY TWO BITES OF NEWS FROM THE SUNDAY SHOWS … — THE WHITE HOUSE [...]

POLITICO Playbook: Why Trump misses Bob Mueller

Presented by */ ]]> 2020 Democrats are hardly talking about Robert Mueller any more. There’s just one person who can’t quit him. | Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images DRIVING THE DAY SNEAK PEEK … SEN. KAMALA HARRIS (D-CALIF.) has [...]

POLITICO Playbook PM: Pelosi says Barr committed a crime as the A.G. rebuffs House Dems

Presented by */ ]]> The witness chair reserved for A.G. Bill Barr sits empty as House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler (D-N.Y.) gives his opening statement at a hearing on Thursday, May 2. | Andrew Harnik/AP Photo WELL, SO MUCH [...]

POLITICO Playbook: Bill Barr is not going to have a good day

Presented by */ ]]> Attorney General William Barr appears before a Senate Appropriations subcommittee on Wednesday, April 10. | Andrew Harnik/AP Photo DRIVING THE DAY GIDDYUP, FOLKS. BILL BARR is likely to get a rough ride today [...]

POLITICO Playbook: Which Biden will show up in 2020?

Presented by */ ]]> There are two competing theories of Joe Biden’s potential presidential candidacy. | Joseph Prezioso/AFP/Getty Images DRIVING THE DAY THE BIG QUESTION ABOUT JOE BIDEN … He’ll be the 21st Democrat to [...]

POLITICO Playbook: Trump team’s newest scapegoat: Don McGahn … Biden starts taking 2020 cash

Presented by */ ]]> Former White House counsel Don McGahn cooperated extensively with special counsel Robert Mueller’s team of federal prosecutors. | Melina Mara-Pool/Getty Images DRIVING THE DAY THE LATEST MUELLER FALLOUT [...]