Republican lawmaker in Texas heckled over border crisis
Jun20

Republican lawmaker in Texas heckled over border crisis

Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call(DENTON, Texas) — As the immigration policy looms large in the national consciousness, border-state lawmakers are feeling the pressure from constituents who are outraged that children are being separated from their parents.Under…

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Former Trump aide mocks immigrant child with Down syndrome
Jun20

Former Trump aide mocks immigrant child with Down syndrome

John Lamparski/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski is facing backlash after he mocked the story of an immigrant girl with Down syndrome in a Fox News interview about the current administration’s “zero-tolerance” …

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Homeland Security secretary heckled at Mexican restaurant over immigration
Jun20

Homeland Security secretary heckled at Mexican restaurant over immigration

Win McNamee/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen — a fierce defender of the Trump administration’s “zero-tolerance” policy toward immigration — was heckled by a group of protesters while eating dinner…

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If I’d kept quiet I would have been criticized: Comey on DOJ inspector general’s report
Jun19

If I’d kept quiet I would have been criticized: Comey on DOJ inspector general’s report

Kristoffer Tripplaar/For The Washington Post via Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — In his first remarks since the Justice Department’s inspector general’s report was released, former FBI Director Jim Comey said Tuesday he doesn’t regret the way he handled th…

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Michael Cohen hires new lawyer in ongoing New York criminal probe
Jun19

Michael Cohen hires new lawyer in ongoing New York criminal probe

Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) —  Michael Cohen, the embattled former personal attorney for President Donald Trump, has hired a new lawyer as a federal investigation of him heads into a new phase, ABC News has learned.According to…

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US withdraws from UN Human Rights Council
Jun19

US withdraws from UN Human Rights Council

ABC News(WASHINGTON) — The U.S. will withdraw from the United Nations Human Rights Council, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley announced Tuesday.The decision to exit the U.N. body comes after more than a year of…

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