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June 16, 2019 - 2:49 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- The Trump campaign is cutting ties with a number of its pollsters after internal figures leaked showing President Donald Trump down by wide margins in key battleground states. Add Donald Trump as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Donald Trump news, video, and analysis...
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ABC News
June 16, 2019 - 1:57 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- Freshman Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said Sunday that with every passing day "the pressure to impeach (President Donald Trump) grows." She added that Democrats need to start an impeachment inquiry "to look at what’s going on" and that the move should not be driven by...
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ABC News
June 16, 2019 - 1:26 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump told ABC News Chief Anchor George Stephanopoulos that he did not fire special counsel Robert Mueller because "that didn't work out too well" for former President Richard Nixon. "I wasn't gonna fire [Mueller]," Trump said in an exclusive interview with ABC News...
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June 15, 2019 - 9:13 pm
(NEW YORK) -- An unidentified man trespassed into Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's district office in Queens on Saturday, sprayed a fire extinguisher and then hid in a closet until police were able to detain him, according to New York's ABC7. Police were alerted to the incident by building...
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June 15, 2019 - 1:50 pm
(LOS ANGELES) -- Justino Mora was an all-star teenager: the co-captain of his track and field team, a youth altar boy at his Los Angeles church and in the top 5% of his graduating class. But his ambitions had limitations. Mora crossed over to the U.S. from Mexico when he was 11 years old. Even...
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June 15, 2019 - 1:39 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Tucked away in a $92.5 billion budget, agreed to with a handshake deal between Mayor Bill de Blasio and City Council Speaker Corey Johnson on Friday, was an agreement to make New York City the first city in the country to fund abortion services. The New York Abortion Access Fund will...
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ABC News
June 14, 2019 - 8:57 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump continued his war of words with former Vice President Joe Biden in an exclusive interview with ABC News, hitting the Democratic presidential frontrunner for reversing some long-held views such as his position on a measure that bans federal funding for...
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June 14, 2019 - 8:17 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- "Covfefe," the word that had the country in a social media uproar when President Donald Trump tweeted it in 2017, was on display Friday along with many of his other tweets just in time for the commander in chief's 73rd birthday. The Daily Show with Trevor Noah presented Washington D...
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June 14, 2019 - 4:16 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- In the wake of President Donald Trump’s comments to ABC News that he would be open to foreign offers of political dirt on his 2020 rivals before maybe contacting the FBI, Democrats on Capitol Hill used the controversial remarks to renew their push for legislation targeting foreign...
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June 14, 2019 - 4:07 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump rushed to the defense of one of his top political advisers on Friday, after a federal watchdog accused White House counselor Kellyanne Conway of violating a law that bars some government employees of engaging in political activity while acting in their...
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