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Survivors, politicians and gun lobbyists discuss which actions should follow the Parkland shooting to prevent others.
The 70-minute listening session with students, parents and teachers was a remarkable event with participants’ raw emotions often on display.
The Democrats said they feared “that the Committee’s course of action in response to the urgent threat of gun violence will be inadequate once again.”
Democrats angling for the 2020 presidential nomination stand in stark contrast to those running for Congress in areas where a hunting license is ingrained in the culture.
Photographers captured Trump's notes from his gun-violence listening session. No. 5: "I hear you."
The Culture novels show how ambiguous a real utopia would be.
Decision was one of four issued Wednesday as the justices begin to announce outcomes of cases they have heard this term
The president has justified taking advantage of laws he wants to change, and he is not the only politician to do so.
Eight percent of Americans like Trump's policies — but dislike Trump.
It's not even a surprise anymore when Democrats win state legislative seats in deep-red states.
Keith Schiller, former bodyguard and Oval Office director of operations, has intimate knowledge of president’s actions
"This morning I was working out and listening to the news about “students” being bused in to the Florida Capitol,” Pennsylvania state Rep. Daryl Metcalfe wrote on Facebook.
The president's daughter was involved with the effort to bring the 2028 Summer Games to Los Angeles and was described by White House officials as a “winter sports enthusiast."
President Trump and Vice President Pence will address the Conservative Political Action Conference. Other officials will focus on the administration’s record.
The evangelist captured and kept the media spotlight for decades, without becoming as polarizing as many famous religious figures.
Many Americans struggle to name as high a profile evangelical leader as Graham that they’d say desires to “advance understanding and mutual respect” between varying political communities.
His standoff with John Kelly over access to classified information is significantly messier because he's Trump's son-in-law. That's what anti-nepotism laws seek to prevent.
Over the weekend, Trump asked club members for their views on gun control and John Kelly.
It takes time for real-world events to filter into this poll of polls.
And his other grandparent's father arrived the same way.
Her parents very likely benefited from something President Trump wants to eliminate. And there are lingering questions about her own past status.
Immigration experts said Viktor and Amalija Knavs very likely relied on family sponsorship to obtain their green cards, a process Trump has derided.
At this point, en masse deportations seem ore likely than a deal in Congress to protect dreamers.
In part, Obama was worried about bolstering Trump's claims about a rigged election.
The request, just days after the Justice Department indicted Russians for meddling in the 2016 elections, signals that Democrats believe it's a politically palatable issue to be touting during contentious spending talks.
Potential agreement would stop short of assault weapons ban, which suffered legislative defeat this week.
The tweet is the latest in a running series in which the president is trying to deflect attention about allegations of collusion with his campaign.
Rep. Mike Coffman confronts Colorado constituents eager for action after endless mass shootings. They want gun control. His preference: ‘Force has to be met with force.’
They're at odds with Trump on this one.
The president might be having a true change of heart, but this could also be political posturing.
They want Trump to reconsider the U.S. withdrawal from TPP.
The new HHS secretary signals he may weaken the health-care law's enforcement.
Some students are attracting political attacks. Established groups are distancing themselves from students to avoid tainting them in a divided political environment.
Rachel Laser wants to rebrand the fight for church-state separation as a nonpartisan, patriotic cause.
Pyongyang may have the Olympic spirit, but it's not clear South Koreans share that sense of 'oneness.'
CIA Director Mike Pompeo dropped a big hint last week.
Have the news media been so negative that Americans are tuning out their coverage?
A handful of individual donors have given seven figures or more thus far in the election cycle -- a sign of donor enthusiasm ahead of a crucial midterm year.
Benjamin Kelly, an aide to Florida legislator Shawn Harrison, was let go after making his claims on Tuesday.
The president has yet to cross the NRA, but has privately discussed ideas that could put him at odds with the gun-rights group.
In 2016, as Donald Trump won Kentucky by the biggest margin of any Republican presidential candidate in history, Belcher lost her seat by just 156 votes to Republican pastor Dan Johnson.
Rubio drew special attention when he said the 2016 Orlando shooting was a life-altering event and then ran for reelection. His Senate record on guns has drawn scrutiny.
It's the latest attempt by Republican lawmakers to get Trump to take a softer stance on trade.
The 45th president frequently tries to outdo the 44th, even when facts get in the way.
The vice president’s office promoted his trip as an effort to combat what it said was North Korea’s effort to use the Winter Games for propaganda purposes and portrayed the cancellation of the meeting as evidence his mission was a success.
“We’re going to take a swing at that and I’m hoping we’ll be able to do it,” said Sen. Patrick J. Toomey (R-Pa.)
Agriculture Department employee was placed on administrative leave after she unexpectedly told her story at a Black History Month event.
And a worse one on Trump's tweet blaming the Russia investigation for the recent mass shooting.
Trump said he expects “that these critical regulations will be finalized... very soon."
CPAC has been remade in the president's image. The inclusion of Marion Maréchal-Le Pen is further proof.
Brendan Dassey said his confession was coerced and violated rules for interrogating a minor.
The Palestinian president accused the U.S. of abdicating its commitment to Middle East peace, while the U.N. ambassador said Abbas is shortchanging his people.
The preferred strategy among Republicans? Metal detectors at schools.
Alex Van der Zwaan allegedly lied about communications with Rick Gates in connection with work for the Ukrainian government.
Gun control seems to have newfound momentum. But is it enough?
For one: The NRA has been silent on Twitter longer.
Will lawmakers listen to them?
What motivates him, at age 70 and with two dozen grandchildren, to decide to submit himself to the rigors and occasional tedium of a statewide campaign in Utah?
5 arguments. 5 non sequiturs.
The public, it seems, is not ready to move on to the next story, and the media is not moving on, either.
The survey of scholars shows that, even among Republicans, he ranks 40th out of 44.
Justice says his colleagues are turning the Second Amendment into a “disfavored right”
In one tweet, at least three false claims.
Trump said the original boundaries drawn by Republicans and overturned by the state's supreme court were “correct.”
The last time salary rates were frozen, some employees received individual raises.
Should providers focus on quality or quantity?
Several trade actions are pending.
Marion Marechal-Le Pen and others are considered to represent a European far-right that has mostly run out of steam.
Low-turnout elections also empower special interest groups — but again, not by much.
They're following in a long tradition of smugglers, Islamist militants and slave traders.
Although Missouri has become a reliably red state, Democrats are hopeful that the frustration felt by many women here will influence the way they vote in the midterm elections this fall.
This is how you make dead Russians disappear.
The senator from Vermont says 40 percent of guns are sold without a background check. That's an old, discredited figure that's been debunked before.
While the survey illustrates the differences in the country over how to respond to gun violence, it also highlights the intense frustration with the lack of any policy response coming out of Washington despite a series of horrific shootings in recent years.
Romney had previously called Trump "a phony" and "a fraud."
Democratic Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia has denied accusations that she sexually harassed former staffers.
This Trump accuser keeps asking herself that. But she plans to keep talking about that day in 2006.
Elections experts say the new maps are “fairer,” “more compact” and “much more competitive."
Five-term Rep. Tom Rooney (R-Fla.) becomes the 28th House Republican to quit politics this election season.
Van Buren to Taft to Bush spans all of America's existence.
In aftermath of Florida shooting, Trump and his aides have escaped questions about a series of controversies. But the mayhem could return this week in Washington.
Agents said the driver was in “lawful possession” of the gun found outside the gates of Mar-a-Lago on Monday.
A near-death experience has given the former homeland security secretary fresh perspective on life and living.
Facebook ads were more about sowing discord than boosting Trump, but the ads were just one small part of a bigger, pro-Trump plot.
The president blasted the former talk show host — and maybe 2020 rival? — for her "60 Minutes” interview.
The legislation would give states financial incentives for reporting crimes to the national criminal background system.
They're a post-Columbine generation who grew up with the empowerment of social media.
Once strong, Zimbabwe’s opposition is fractured. Elections are only six months away.
A program that combined vocational training and cash helped decrease people's willingness to engage in pro-Taliban actions.
Where oversight is lax, problems can flourish.
The defiant president attacks FBI and McMaster, blames Russian interference on Democrats and claims exoneration.
Presidents' Day started as a celebration of George Washington's birthday; today, it honors all U.S. presidents.
The Environmental Protection Agency chief has faced criticized over the past week for the cost of his domestic and international travel.
Despite past criticism, the president still seems unconcerned about the origins of what he posts on Twitter.
Here's a guide to the many errant claims made by the president during his tweet storm about the Russia probe.
Nine times; all qualified.