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May the Best Woman Win

Sexism helped elect Trump. That’s no reason not to run a woman against him.
Tags: News, Research, Warren, Discrimination, Clinton, Trump, Elizabeth, Democratic Party, HARRIS, Gillibrand, Hillary Rodham, Presidential Election of 2016, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Women and Girls, Kirsten E


Giuliani Says His Moscow Trump Tower Comments Were ‘Hypothetical’

The president’s personal lawyer, Rudolph W. Giuliani, said his own widely reported statements about when talks about the skyscraper project might have ended were only “hypothetical.”
Tags: News, Moscow, Giuliani, Trump, Cohen, Trump Organization, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Moscow (Russia, Rudolph W, Michael D (1966-, Special Prosecutors (Independent Counsel, Rudolph W Giuliani


Kamala Harris Declares Candidacy, Evoking King and Joining Diverse Field

The senator from California, a former prosecutor and one of the most prominent black women in politics, is the fourth woman to announce she is running in 2020.
Tags: News, California, Kamala Harris, Trump, Democratic Party, HARRIS, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Primaries and Caucuses, Presidential Election of 2020, Kamala D


Roe v. Wade Is at Risk. Here’s How to Prepare.

Abortion rights are under threat from the Supreme Court. But states can take critical actions.
Tags: Florida, News, Supreme Court, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Alabama, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Abortion, Nevada, Medicaid, Rhode Island, Vermont, New York State, Women's Rights, Trump


The Economy Won’t Rescue Trump

Sorry, Donald, no morning in America for you.
Tags: News, America, Reagan, Trump, Donald, United States Economy, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Ronald Wilson, Presidential Election of 2020, Rescue Trump


Giuliani Clarifies Comments About Timing of Trump Tower Negotiations in Russia

The president’s personal lawyer, Rudolph W. Giuliani, said his own widely reported statements about when talks about the skyscraper project might have ended were only “hypothetical.”
Tags: News, Russia, Giuliani, Trump, Cohen, Trump Organization, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Moscow (Russia, Rudolph W, Michael D (1966-, Special Prosecutors (Independent Counsel, Rudolph W Giuliani, Trump Tower Negotiations


5 Times the Trump Administration Has Been Tougher Than Trump on Russia

President Trump likes to say he has been tougher on Russia than his predecessors. But he has frequently contradicted his own administration’s anti-Russian positions.
Tags: News, Putin, Russia, Bolton, Justice Department, Trump, John R, North Atlantic Treaty Organization, Haley, Mattis, Vladimir V, Presidential Election of 2016, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Cyberwarfare and Defense, James N


Government Shutdown: Updates on Where Things Stand

It’s now been a month since the government was open, and the partial shutdown has had wide-ranging effects across the United States.
Tags: News, United States, Nancy, Mitch, Trump, Pelosi, McConnell, United States Economy, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Shutdowns (Institutional


Russian Oligarch and Allies Could Benefit From Sanctions Deal, Document Shows

The Trump administration’s agreement to lift sanctions on the business empire of the oligarch, Oleg Deripaska, would allow him to pay off substantial debt.
Tags: News, Putin, Russia, Trump, Mueller, Vladimir V, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, United States International Relations, Embargoes and Sanctions, Rusal, VTB Bank, Glencore International AG, Mnuchin, Steven T, Oleg Deripaska


Trump Lays Wreath at Brief Visit to Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial

President Trump’s stop — to observe a moment of silence without extended public remarks — appeared to be a last-minute addition to his calendar.
Tags: News, King, Trump, National Action Network, Sharpton, Al, Martin Luther King Jr Memorial, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Martin Luther Jr, Shutdowns (Institutional, Monuments and Memorials (Structures, Civil Rights Movement (1954-68


Donald Trump Did Something Right

His administration has ordered hospitals to reveal their prices. If patients and politicians pay attention, this could be a big deal.
Tags: News, Hospitals, Donald Trump, Trump, Prices (Fares, Health Insurance and Managed Care, Donald J, Fees and Rates


Bombing in Syria Targets U.S.-Led Military Patrol

The Islamic State claimed responsibility for an explosion that injured members of a Kurdish-led force, days after an attack that killed four Americans.
Tags: News, Islamic State, Syria, Kurds, Trump, Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, United States Army, Amaq News Agency, Donald J, Syrian Democratic Forces, Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS, Defense and Military Forces, Deaths (Fatalities, Syria Targets U S Led Military Patrol


Kamala Harris Joins Democratic Presidential Field

The senator from California, a former prosecutor and one of the most prominent black women in politics, is the fourth woman to announce she is running in 2020.
Tags: News, California, Kamala Harris, Trump, Democratic Party, HARRIS, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Primaries and Caucuses, Presidential Election of 2020, Kamala D


News Analysis: U.S. Policy on Russia? Trump and His Team Might Give Different Answers

President Trump says that he has done more to counter Russian aggression than other recent presidents. But, officials say, Mr. Trump has gone along with such actions reluctantly or under pressure.
Tags: News, Putin, Russia, Ukraine, Trump, Vladimir V, Presidential Election of 2016, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, United States International Relations, Embargoes and Sanctions


Republicans Push Trump Immigration Plan, Seeking to Corner Democrats on Shutdown

Republican leaders hope to pressure Democrats — who insist they won’t negotiate with President Trump on border security until the shutdown ends — not to block Mr. Trump’s proposal.
Tags: News, Senate, Trump, Illegal Immigration, Democratic Party, Mike, Wallace, Pence, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Shutdowns (Institutional, Border Barriers, Chris (1947-


Book by Former Staff Member Describes a White House ‘Out of Control’

Cliff Sims, a former communications staff member, portrays a West Wing full of back-stabbing and duplicity under President Trump in “Team of Vipers.”
Tags: News, White House, Cliff, Trump, Sims, West Wing, Books and Literature, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Cliff Sims, Den of Vipers" (Book


The Shutdown Shows the Weakness of the Resistance

The grass-roots progressive activism of the past two years has been inspiring. But it’s still a shadow of what the country needs.
Tags: News, Demonstrations, King, Strikes, Trump, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Labor and Jobs, Protests and Riots, Martin Luther Jr, Shutdowns (Institutional, Government Employees


news analysis: In Business and Governing, Trump Seeks Victory in Chaos

For people who have done business with the president, the protracted fight over the government shutdown reflects a time-tested playbook.
Tags: News, Republican Party, Trump, Democratic Party, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Shutdowns (Institutional


Editorial Observer: Iran and the United States: Doomed to Be Forever Enemies?

President Trump and hard-line advisers want to isolate and undermine the government in Tehran. Engagement is a better option.
Tags: News, Obama, Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Reagan, Iran, United States, Terrorism, Middle East, Poland, Nuclear Weapons, Bolton, Tehran, Yemen, Defense Department, Hezbollah


Moscow Skyscraper Talks Continued Through ‘the Day I Won,’ Trump Is Said to Acknowledge

The Trump Tower Moscow talks went on for months longer than the president has previously acknowledged, his lawyer said.
Tags: News, Moscow, Giuliani, Trump, Cohen, Mueller, Presidential Election of 2016, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Rudolph W, Michael D (1966-, Robert S III, Trump Tower Moscow


Mediator: BuzzFeed News in Limbo Land

From the posting of the dossier to the publication of a story now in dispute, BuzzFeed News is learning about the perils of the chase.
Tags: News, Smith, Trump, BuzzFeed News, Donald J, News and News Media, BuzzFeed Inc, Ben E, Limbo Land


An American Disappeared in Syria 2 Years Ago. His Family Wants Trump to Help.

Majd Kamalmaz went missing after being stopped at a government checkpoint in Damascus. His family is now speaking out, hoping President Trump will prioritize his case.
Tags: News, Syria, Austin, United States, State Department, Damascus, Trump, Missing Persons, Political Prisoners, Donald J, Tice, Kidnapping and Hostages, Damascus (Syria, Majd Kamalmaz


McConnell to Pair Bills to Reopen Government With Trump’s Immigration Plan

The Senate majority leader hopes to pressure Democrats — who insist they won’t negotiate with President Trump on border security until the shutdown ends — not to block Mr. Trump’s proposal.
Tags: News, Senate, Trump, Illegal Immigration, Democratic Party, Mike, Wallace, Pence, McConnell, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Shutdowns (Institutional, Border Barriers, Chris (1947-


Giuliani Says Talks for Trump Tower in Moscow Lasted Through 2016 Election

Rudolph W. Giuliani, President Trump’s lawyer, said Mr. Trump recalled that the discussions were “going from the day I announced to the day I won.” That is months longer than previously confirmed.
Tags: News, Moscow, Giuliani, Trump, Cohen, Trump Tower, Mueller, Presidential Election of 2016, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Rudolph W, Michael D (1966-, Rudolph W Giuliani, Robert S III


Trump Defends Plan to End Shutdown Even as Pence Appears to Hedge

The president took aim at Speaker Nancy Pelosi for turning down the proposal. Asked in an interview if it was the final offer, the vice president said that “the legislative process is a negotiation.”
Tags: News, Senate, Nancy Pelosi, Trump, Illegal Immigration, Democratic Party, Mike, Wallace, Pence, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Shutdowns (Institutional, Border Barriers, Chris (1947-


On ‘S.N.L.,’ a Game of ‘Deal or No Deal’ to End the Government Shutdown

The first new “Saturday Night Live” of 2019, hosted by Rachel Brosnahan, featured Alec Baldwin as President Trump and the welcome return of Pete Davidson.
Tags: Television, News, ALEC, Alec Baldwin, Trump, Baldwin, Davidson, Donald J, Rachel Brosnahan, Saturday Night Live (TV Program, National Broadcasting Co, Pete (1993-


News Analysis: In Trump’s Immigration Announcement, a Compromise Snubbed All Around

Seeking to appeal to a broader swath of the public and end the government shutdown, President Trump alienated portions of his hard-right base and made no headway with Democratic congressional leaders.
Tags: News, ANN, Jared, Miller, Trump, Democratic Party, Mike, Pence, Coulter, Heritage Foundation, Kushner, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Immigration and Emigration, Shutdowns (Institutional, Stephen (1985-


Trump Offers Temporary Protections for ‘Dreamers’ in Exchange for Wall Funding

President Trump cast the proposal, which included $5.7 billion for a border barrier, as a compromise as he sought to shift pressure to Democrats to end the government shutdown.
Tags: News, House Of Representatives, Graham, Republican Party, Mitch, Trump, Democratic Party, Lindsey, McConnell, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Shutdowns (Institutional


Trump Offers Deportation Protections in Exchange for Wall Funding

President Trump cast the proposal, which included $5.7 billion for a border barrier, as a compromise as he sought to shift pressure to Democrats to end the government shutdown.
Tags: News, House Of Representatives, Graham, Republican Party, Mitch, Trump, Democratic Party, Lindsey, McConnell, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Shutdowns (Institutional


Trump Expected to Offer Deportation Protections in Exchange for Wall Funding

Democratic lawmakers, however, were skeptical of the proposal and signaled that they would not negotiate until the government was reopened.
Tags: News, House Of Representatives, Graham, Republican Party, Mitch, Trump, Democratic Party, Lindsey, McConnell, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Shutdowns (Institutional, Trump Expected