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November 29, 2020 - 2:23 pm
BY: ADIA ROBINSON AND ADAM KELSEY, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — As the nation braces for what is likely to be the busiest travel day of the year amid a continued nationwide surge in coronavirus cases, Dr. Anthony Fauci said Sunday that he does not foresee current holiday public health restrictions and...
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November 29, 2020 - 12:26 pm
BY: DEVIN DWYER, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — In what could be one of his most politically significant final acts as president, Donald Trump plans to exclude millions of undocumented immigrants from the official 2020 Census figures used to allocate political power and billions of dollars in federal...
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FILE - In this Nov. 2, 2017, photo, Carter Page, a foreign policy adviser to Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign, speaks with reporters following a day of questions from the House Intelligence Committee, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Page, who was the target of a secret surveillance warrant during the FBI’s Russia investigation says in a federal lawsuit filed Friday, Nov. 27, 2020, that he was the victim of “unlawful spying.” The suit from Carter Page alleges a series of omissions and errors made by FBI and Justice Department officials in applications they submitted to the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court to eavesdrop on Page on suspicion that he was an agent of Russia.(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
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November 28, 2020 - 6:04 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — A former Trump campaign associate who was the target of a secret surveillance warrant during the FBI's Russia investigation says in a federal lawsuit that he was the victim of “unlawful spying.” The suit from Carter Page alleges a series of omissions and errors made by FBI and...
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November 28, 2020 - 3:01 pm
BY: LIBBY CATHEY, ADIA ROBINSON, LAUREN KING, CATHERINE THORBECKE, LAUREN LANTRY, KIARA BRANTLEY-JONES, AND BOBBY GEHLEN, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump is slated to hand over control of the White House to President-elect Joe Biden in 53 days. Top headlines: Vice President-elect...
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November 27, 2020 - 12:01 pm
By LIBBY CATHEY, ADIA ROBINSON, LAUREN KING, CATHERINE THORBECKE, LAUREN LANTRY and KIARA BRANTLEY-JONES, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump is slated to hand over control of the White House to President-elect Joe Biden in 54 days. Here is how the transition is unfolding. All times...
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November 27, 2020 - 7:32 am
By BENJAMIN SIEGEL and SOO RIN KIM, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- When President-elect Joe Biden unveiled his national security team on Tuesday, there were several noticeable absences, including a nominee to lead the Department of Defense. Michele Flournoy, a leading candidate for the role who served in...
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November 26, 2020 - 10:10 am
By LIBBY CATHEY, ADIA ROBINSON, LAUREN KING, CATHERINE THORBECKE and LAUREN LANTRY, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump is slated to hand over control of the White House to President-elect Joe Biden in 55 days. Here is how the transition is unfolding. All times Eastern: Nov 26, 9:55 am...
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November 26, 2020 - 6:43 am
By MARK OSBORNE and ALEXANDER MALLIN, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump announced on Twitter Wednesday he has pardoned former national security adviser Michael Flynn. "It is my Great Honor to announce that General Michael T. Flynn has been granted a Full Pardon," he wrote. "...
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November 26, 2020 - 6:39 am
By AARON KATERSKY, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- The Justice Department filed a notice of appeal Wednesday as it seeks to intervene in the defamation lawsuit against President Donald Trump by E. Jean Carroll. Last month, a federal judge in New York rejected the Justice Department's attempt to substitute...
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November 26, 2020 - 6:30 am
By MATTHEW MOSK, ALEX HOSENBALL and OLIVIA RUBIN, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump phoned into a meeting of Pennsylvania Republican lawmakers to say he believes he was "cheated" out of a victory in the 2020 election and the outcome should be turned over. "This was an election that we...
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