Politics

ABC News
October 31, 2017 - 7:21 am
(NEW YORK) -- A member of President Trump’s personal legal team argued Tuesday that “there's no crime of collusion” after a foreign policy adviser to Trump's campaign pleaded guilty to lying to FBI agents about his communications with Russian nationals. “There's no crime of collusion,” Jay Sekulow...
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ABC News
October 31, 2017 - 5:20 am
(WASHINGTON) -- Carter Page, a former campaign adviser to President Donald Trump, said last night he "probably" discussed Russia with the Trump adviser who has been charged in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation. “It may have come up from time to time, again, you know, there’s nothing...
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October 31, 2017 - 3:24 am
(WASHINGTON) -- White House Chief of Staff John Kelly on Monday called Confederate General Robert E. Lee an "honorable man" and suggested that a a lack of compromise caused the Civil War. “I would tell you that Robert E. Lee was an honorable man,” Kelly said in an interview on Fox News Monday...
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Robert Hanashiro-USA TODAY Sports
October 30, 2017 - 9:54 pm
Former House speaker sounds off on 'Hannity.' Watch the latest video at
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October 30, 2017 - 8:18 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- George Papadopoulos, a foreign policy adviser to President Donald Trump’s presidential campaign, pleaded guilty earlier this month to making false statements to FBI agents about his correspondence with Russian nationals and attempts to arrange a meeting between the campaign and...
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ABCNews.com
October 30, 2017 - 6:15 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- A trio of arrests stemming from special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election raises questions about whether President Donald Trump could pardon the three men and whether it would make sense for him to do so. A federal grand...
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Rebecca D'Angelo/For the Washington Post
October 30, 2017 - 6:10 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- Tony Podesta, the brother of Hillary Clinton's former campaign chairman John Podesta, has stepped down from his namesake lobbying group citing the current news environment, according to a source familiar with the situation. Tony Podesta is viewed as one of the most prominent...
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Dreamstime
October 30, 2017 - 2:54 pm
On 'The Daily Briefing,' Ohio lawmaker says tax reform will give the economy a much-needed shot in the arm. Watch the latest video at
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Dreamstime
October 30, 2017 - 2:46 pm
Lawyer for former Trump campaign chairman addresses media after his client pleaded not guilty after being indicted on 12 counts by a federal grand jury as part of the special counsel investigation into Russian meddling. Watch the latest video at
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Dreamstime
October 30, 2017 - 1:52 pm
Republican congressman from New York says the president and his agenda benefit from a swift conclusion to Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation. Watch the latest video at
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