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The First 100 Days

All eyes are on President Donald Trump's first 100 days in the White House.

The People's Climate March Is About More Than Just The Environment

By Lauren Stephenson | April 29, 2017

The main march in Washington, D.C., starts at the U.S. Capitol and is slated to travel to the White House and the Washington Monument.

Trump Seeks To Reinvigorate His Base With A Speech At The NRA

By Grant Suneson | April 28, 2017

President Trump emphasized the Second Amendment and border security in a speech to the NRA.

Patagonia Is Going After Trump For His National Monument Plans

By Lauren Stephenson | April 27, 2017

Its CEO called President Trump's executive order to review national monument designations "hypocritical" and "unprecedented."

Has President Trump Delivered On His 100-Day Contract With Voters?

By Eugene Daniels | April 27, 2017

In October 2016, Donald Trump signed a contract with the American voter. Has he delivered?

What You Should Know About Trump's Tax Reform Plan

By Lauren Stephenson | April 26, 2017

For starters, your tax return form would definitely be shorter.

Trump Helps Release American Aid Worker Jailed In Egypt

By Lauren Stephenson | April 21, 2017

Aid worker Aya Hijazi, her Egyptian husband and several colleagues were arrested in Cairo in May 2014.

What's With The Obsession With The President's First 100 Days?

By Eugene Daniels | April 19, 2017

You have our 32nd president to thank.

Georgia's Special Election Isn't Over Yet

By Ryan Biek | April 19, 2017

Democrat Jon Ossoff won the first round of voting but didn't get the 50 percent of votes necessary to avoid a runoff.

US Didn't Have Its Aircraft Carrier Anywhere Near North Korea

By Lauren Stephenson | April 18, 2017

The U.S. Navy announced April 9 it was moving the USS Carl Vinson strike group north to position in the western Pacific. But it moved south.

The Trump Administration Won't Release White House Visitor Logs

By Lauren Stephenson | April 14, 2017

It made the announcement Friday, just days after several ethics and watchdog groups sued for access to the records.

White House Won't Say If Trump Ordered Use Of 'Mother Of All Bombs'

By Lauren Stephenson | April 13, 2017

President Trump has given commanders in some situations more power to order strikes without first getting his approval.

Here's What Trump Can Do To Obamacare Even Without Congress

By Eugene Daniels | April 13, 2017

The administration has a lot of power to change the Affordable Care Act — for better or worse.

President Trump Says NATO Is 'No Longer Obsolete'

By Lauren Stephenson | April 12, 2017

He said he had a "productive" meeting with NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg at the White House on Wednesday.

This Is 'A Low Point' In US-Russian Relations

By Lauren Stephenson | April 12, 2017

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said he made that comment to Russian President Vladimir Putin during his meeting with him Wednesday.

US Treasury Secretary Says Syria Will Face More Sanctions

By Lauren Stephenson | April 8, 2017

The sanctions are the Trump administration's latest response to the recent chemical attack on civilians in Syria.

Bannon's Influence Over Trump Might Be Fading

By Lauren Stephenson | April 7, 2017

President Trump's chief strategist has reportedly clashed with Trump's senior adviser, son-in-law Jared Kushner.

UN Ambassador Haley Says US Is 'Prepared To Do More' About Syria

By Lauren Stephenson | April 7, 2017

Her comments came fewer than 24 hours after the U.S. retaliated for a chemical attack on Syrian civilians.

What To Expect From Trump's Meeting With Chinese President

By Lauren Stephenson | April 6, 2017

The two-day meeting will take place at President Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate in Florida.

The Little-Known Law Letting Trump Repeal Obama's Regulations

By Lauren Stephenson | April 5, 2017

The White House says the Congressional Review Act has allowed President Trump to keep his campaign promise to roll back regulations.

What A Trump-China Trade War Could Mean

By Eugene Daniels | April 5, 2017

Even as some businesses would benefit from a drop in Chinese competition, consumers would see higher prices across the board.

Cloture And The Nuclear Option: What To Know About The Gorsuch Vote

By Lauren Stephenson | April 4, 2017

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced Tuesday evening he filed cloture on Judge Neil Gorsuch's nomination to the Supreme Court.

Trump Signs Two New Executive Orders On Trade

By Matt Picht | March 31, 2017

The executive orders are aimed at re-examining how the U.S. trades with other nations.

NYT: Nunes Got Surveillance Claims From White House Officials

By Matt Picht | March 30, 2017

A new report says White House staff helped Rep. Devin Nunes view the classified reports behind claims of U.S. surveillance of President Trump's team.

Human Rights Campaign: 'We Can Still Move Forward' Despite Trump

By Eugene Daniels | March 30, 2017

"We'll continue to put our all into moving equality forward while defending our progress," spokeswoman Sarah McBride told Newsy.

Trump's Travel Ban Gets Support From 13 States

By Matt Picht | March 27, 2017

Twelve state attorneys general and one governor filed an amicus brief supporting the Trump administration in a legal battle over its travel ban.

House Intel Chairman Met Trump Surveillance Source Near White House

By Matt Picht | March 27, 2017

Rep. Devin Nunes says he learned of incidental U.S. surveillance of the Trump transition team at a secret meeting on White House grounds.

Democrats' Obamacare Celebrations Might Be Short-Lived

By Matt Picht | March 24, 2017

Republicans failed to pass a replacement for Obamacare, but the health care political fight is still far from over.

GOP Pulls Obamacare Replacement Bill After Failing To Muster Votes

By Matt Picht | March 24, 2017

Speaker Paul Ryan suspended the vote on the American Health Care Act after too many Republicans defected.

Trump's Treasury Secretary Isn't Worried About AI Stealing Jobs

By Lauren Stephenson | March 24, 2017

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin was asked about artificial intelligence's impact on jobs during an Axios event Friday.

In Lower Courts, Trump Could Reshape The Judiciary From The Ground Up

By Eugene Daniels | March 24, 2017

And much of our legal guidance comes from those lower courts.

House Intel Committee Leads Split Over Trump Surveillance

By Lauren Stephenson | March 22, 2017

It stems from the chairman's comments that U.S. intelligence "incidentally collected" information about Trump transition members.

Former Trump Campaign Chief Promoted Russia's Interests, Report Says

By Eugene Daniels | March 22, 2017

Documents uncovered by the Associated Press show Paul Manafort outlined a strategy to promote Vladimir Putin's global agenda.

Anti-Muslim Activist Says She Had A Meeting At The White House

By Lauren Stephenson | March 21, 2017

ACT for America founder Brigitte Gabriel tweeted photos of what she called a "productive" visit to the White House on Tuesday.

Schwarzenegger Trolls Trump On Approval Ratings, Proposed Budget Cuts

By Lauren Stephenson | March 21, 2017

Former Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger tweeted another video message to President Trump on Monday.

White House Defends Trump's Golf Outings As Business Trips

By Lauren Stephenson | March 20, 2017

Before becoming president, Donald Trump was a vocal critic of then-President Obama's visits to the golf course.

FBI Director Shoots Down Trump's Unproven Wiretapping Claims

By Eugene Daniels | March 20, 2017

During a House Intelligence Committee hearing, James Comey said he had no information to support President Trump's wiretapping claims.

Justice Department Hands Over Report On Trump's Wiretap Claims

By Lauren Stephenson | March 17, 2017

Congressional committees requested any information the department had that was related to President Trump's allegations.

Trump Tried To Bond With Merkel Over Unproven Wiretapping Claims

By Lauren Stephenson | March 17, 2017

The two leaders have many differences, but the president said — without evidence — they've both been wiretapped by the Obama administration.

It Might Be Their First Meeting, But Trump And Merkel Have A History

By Lauren Stephenson | March 16, 2017

President Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel don't always see eye to eye, and sometimes, it's gotten personal.

Former Acting CIA Director Doubts Trump-Russia Collusion

By Lauren Stephenson | March 16, 2017

"There is smoke, but there is no fire," former Acting CIA Director Michael Morell said, according to NBC News.

Trump Reportedly Asks State Dept. For 50 Percent Cut To UN Funding

By Matt Picht | March 13, 2017

About 22 percent of the U.N.'s regular budget comes from the U.S.

Your Microwave Can't Spy On You ... Yet.

By Matt Picht | March 13, 2017

Microwaves don't make for good surveillance devices, but that could change if internet-connected smart microwaves catch on.

Flynn's Foreign Agent Filing Came Up During White House Transition

By Lauren Stephenson | March 10, 2017

The now-fired national security adviser's attorney told transition team attorneys about the potential filing before the inauguration.

Trump's Former National Security Adviser Files As Foreign Agent

By Lauren Stephenson | March 9, 2017

Retired Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn's firm filed the paperwork for work conducted between August and November 2016.

Trump Criticized Him. Now, He Could Be Our Next Ambassador To Russia

By Lauren Stephenson | March 8, 2017

If confirmed, this would be former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman's third ambassadorship.

Estimate Says GOP's Obamacare Repeal And Replace Plan Could Cost $600B

By Lauren Stephenson | March 7, 2017

The same day the estimate was released, some conservative lawmakers spoke out against the bill — they said it doesn't do enough.

Presidents Can't Order Wiretaps (And Other Things To Know About FISA)

By Eugene Daniels | March 6, 2017

The process is handled by the Justice Department, not the White House.

Trump Tweets Top Dems Are Hypocrites On Russian Issue

By Lauren Stephenson | March 3, 2017

President Trump tweeted old photos of Sen. Chuck Schumer and Rep. Nancy Pelosi meeting with Russian presidents.

FBI Not Giving All Info To Committee Probing Russia, Member Says

By Lauren Stephenson | March 2, 2017

Rep. Adam Schiff says FBI Director James Comey hasn't provided his intel committee with all the information it has asked for.

DHS Only Has $20M For Border 'Wall' — It's Supposed To Cost $21.6B

By Lindsey Pulse | March 2, 2017

The $20 million wouldn't cover starting construction costs; it's only enough to pay for contracts for prototypes.

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