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Donald Trump ‘not concerned’ about impeachment: ‘The people would revolt’

President Trump warned against efforts to impeach him Tuesday, raising the specter of a popular uprising against a Congress that did that. Mr. Trump issued his caution in an Oval Office interview with Reuters news agency, saying he wasn’t [...]

Trump jams Republicans with shutdown vow

President Donald Trump appears to see an upside to being blamed for furloughed workers and shuttered federal agencies in the name of fulfilling one of his key campaign promises. | Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images Congress The president’s [...]

Guest Marcy Wheeler on the Trump crime syndicate

Home News Guest Marcy Wheeler on the Trump crime syndicate Investigative journalist Marcy Wheeler joins us on today’s episode of the UnPresidented podcast for a deep-dive look at the various investigations of Trump’s crimes, who in Trump’s [...]

Trump says he’s ‘proud’ to shut down government during fight with Pelosi and Schumer

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Trump threatens government shutdown in heated meeting with Pelosi, Schumer

President Trump threatened a partial government shutdown in a heated meeting with Democratic congressional leaders over funding for the border wall. As incoming House Speaker Nancy Pelosi implored Mr. Trump not to discuss the wall in front [...]

Trump quietly shuts down HIV cure research to appease the religious right

By Alex Bollinger · Monday, December 10, 2018 Scientists are speaking out against a directive by the Trump administration that has shut down research into a cure for HIV. A scientist who was supposed to supply mice that have been modified [...]

Republican women leaders tell Trump to chill

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Trump scrambles to find a new chief of staff

Although President Donald Trump once considered then deputy national security adviser Dina Powell to replace then chief of staff Reince Priebus, the current crop of candidates is — so far — uniformly male and white. | Jamie Squire/Getty [...]

Meadows would give Trump a skilled brawler in the White House

Rep. Mark Meadows’ chance to become White House chief of staff might be a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. But under President Donald Trump, it could also be political suicide. | Mark Wilson/Getty Images white house As chief of [...]

‘His word isn’t good’: Dems don’t trust Trump to make shutdown deal

Even as House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer look to avoid a shutdown, they don’t have complete freedom to maneuver. | J. Scott Applewhite/AP Photo Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> [...]