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Trump: My first 100 days are 'just about the most successful' in US history

Trump: My first 100 days are ‘just about the most successful’ in US history

How do Donald Trump’s first 100 days in the Oval Office compare to those of his predecessors? Well, according to the president, he’s got them beat. “I truly believe that the first 100 days of my Administration has been just about the most successful in our …

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DeMint expected to step down as president of Heritage Foundation

DeMint expected to step down as president of Heritage Foundation

Former Sen. Jim DeMint (R-S.C.) is expected to step down as president of the Heritage Foundation as it’s become clear that the think tank’s board of trustees will not renew his contract. A source familiar with discussions inside the conservative think …

Vetting Delays Snarl Path to Citizenship for Thousands in Military

Vetting Delays Snarl Path to Citizenship for Thousands in Military

MIAMI — Thousands of immigrants who joined the United States military with promises of a fast track to citizenship are stuck in limbo as new screening measures have taken far longer than expected, leaving some military members around the nation unable to …

Trump's first 100 days: Did he keep his promises?

Trump’s first 100 days: Did he keep his promises?

Candidate Donald Trump made big promises on the campaign trail for what he’d do to “make America great again” in his first 100 days. In a series of campaign rallies, speeches, and a contract with voters last year, Trump made sweeping pledges to “drain …

Trump floods the zone for 100-day anniversary

Trump floods the zone for 100-day anniversary

President Trump has been flooding the zone at the end of his first 100 days in office, generating a final burst of activity meant to send signal a vibrant White House. Trump has signed a flurry of new executive orders while sending policy signals on trade …

Energy regulator vacancies put $10 billion in pipeline projects in limbo

Energy regulator vacancies put $10 billion in pipeline projects in limbo

A Federal Energy Regulatory Commission member resigned Friday, adding to agency vacancies that already have put roughly $10 billion in natural gas pipeline projects in limbo – further highlighting President Trump’s challenges to fill appointments and …

Schumer: NYC should refuse to pay for Trump’s security

Schumer: NYC should refuse to pay for Trump’s security

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer Charles Schumer Schumer: NYC should refuse to pay for Trump’s security Reagan’s ‘voodoo economics’ are precisely what America needs When political opportunity knocked, Jason Chaffetz never failed to cash in MORE (D-N …

Lewandowski: 'Insane' to Say Trump Hasn't Accomplished Anything in First 100 Days

Lewandowski: ‘Insane’ to Say Trump Hasn’t Accomplished Anything in First 100 Days

Corey Lewandowski, former campaign manager for then-candidate Donald Trump, says it’s “insane” to suggest that Trump hasn’t accomplished anything during his first 100 days in the White House. Some in the mainstream media have suggested that the president …

Trump Warns 'Pocahontas' May Run For President In 2020

Trump Warns ‘Pocahontas’ May Run For President In 2020

President Donald Trump warned attendees at the National Rifle Association’s annual convention on Friday that they probably won’t like the Democrats running for president in 2020. He used a derogatory nickname to specifically call out Sen. Elizabeth …

Trump On Education Department: 'Reverse This Federal Power Grab'

Trump On Education Department: ‘Reverse This Federal Power Grab’

As we head into the 100th day of the Trump presidency, NPR Ed has our regular weekly education roundup to keep you in the loop. Attorneys General speak out on behalf of student borrowers Twenty state attorneys general and the District of Columbia this week …

Trump has galvanized activists on the left. Can they stay energized?

Trump has galvanized activists on the left. Can they stay energized?

VIRGINIA BEACH — The room was full of strangers, but they had a common purpose. The retired pastors who cut their teeth on the civil rights movement. The sociology professor from a local college. The grandmother of three who showed up despite having …

100 Days of Disruption: How Trump rewrote the presidential script

100 Days of Disruption: How Trump rewrote the presidential script

With Donald Trump on the verge of clinching the Republican nomination, Sarah Palin stood in front of a San Diego crowd in May 2016 searching for a worthy way to describe just how politically earth-shaking his transition was from real estate magnate to …

777 former EPA officials signed a letter urging Congress to reject the Trump administration's 'climate denial policies'

777 former EPA officials signed a letter urging Congress to reject the Trump administration’s ‘climate denial policies’

President Donald Trump shakes hands with Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt, flanked by Vice President Mike Pence and Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, before signing an Energy Independence Executive Order, Tuesday, March 28 …

Help Wanted: The Trump Administration (Still) Has Some Openings To Fill

Help Wanted: The Trump Administration (Still) Has Some Openings To Fill

President Trump starts the second hundred days of his administration Sunday with a perhaps unwelcome benchmark: fewer appointees in place than any of his recent predecessors. Only a fraction of the hundreds of key jobs the Trump administration needs to …

Trump: My first 100 days are 'just about the most successful' in US history

Trump: My first 100 days are ‘just about the most successful’ in US history

How do Donald Trump’s first 100 days in the Oval Office compare to those of his predecessors? Well, according to the president, he’s got them beat. “I truly believe that the first 100 days of my Administration has been just about the most successful in our …

Trump: North Korea's failed missile launch 'disrespected' China

Trump: North Korea’s failed missile launch ‘disrespected’ China

President Donald Trump said Friday that North Korea’s failed missile launch had “disrespected” China’s president. Trump says he’s counting on Chinese President Xi Jinping to encourage North Korea to give up its pursuit of ballistic missile and …

Congress at 100 Days: Frenetic Action but Few Accomplishments

Congress at 100 Days: Frenetic Action but Few Accomplishments

WASHINGTON — Owners of ancient water vessels are likely to be quite pleased with the Senate, which voted overwhelmingly this month to generally exempt them from a fire-retardant materials requirement. But that is about the extent of bipartisan …

Trump says trips to New York City cost the US too much

Trump says trips to New York City cost the US too much

President Donald Trump said Friday that he’s avoiding New York City because his trips are “too expensive” for the country. In an interview with Fox News, Trump said he feels “guilty” when he returns to Trump Tower because authorities close …

California politics updates: The rush to push back against Trump's offshore drilling directive

California politics updates: The rush to push back against Trump’s offshore drilling directive

California’s most important month for collecting income taxes could end some $600 million short of official projections, based on preliminary data collected Friday. The independent Legislative Analyst’s Office reported that personal income tax …

Anti-abortion leader to be named to top health position, White House says

Anti-abortion leader to be named to top health position, White House says

In this July 1, 2010, file photo, Dr. Charmaine Yoest testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. NEW YORK –The White House says President Donald Trump is appointing the former president of a leading anti-abortion organization to a senior position at the …

Trump signs short-term bill to avoid government shutdown

Trump signs short-term bill to avoid government shutdown

President Trump signed a bill on April 28, 2017 to keep the government funded for another week. A government shutdown was avoided Friday when President Trump signed a short-term funding bill to keep the government running through next week. Trump signed …

Trump Tries to Deflect Flynn Vetting Questions on Obama Administration

Trump Tries to Deflect Flynn Vetting Questions on Obama Administration

President Donald Trump in an interview Friday tried to turn some of the controversy around his former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, on the administration of President Barack Obama, saying the retired general was previously vetted. “When they …

Conservationists alarmed by Trump Interior nominee

Conservationists alarmed by Trump Interior nominee

President Trump on Friday chose lobbyist and former Bush administration official David Bernhardt as his nominee to become deputy Interior secretary, drawing criticism from conservationists who said the lawyer’s history of representing oil companies and …

Trump claims he will pay

Trump claims he will pay “more” under his own tax plan

President Trump in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Fri., March 24, 2017, during an announcement on the approval of a permit to build the Keystone XL pipeline, clearing the way for the $8 billion project. President Trump said he will pay …

White House Weighs Kicking Out Sebastian Gorka

White House Weighs Kicking Out Sebastian Gorka

The Trump administration is actively exploring options to remove controversial national security aide Sebastian Gorka from the White House and place him at another federal agency, multiple sources tell The Daily Beast. Two senior administration officials …

Congress investigating taxpayer-backed school over alleged ties to Chinese military after Fox News report

Congress investigating taxpayer-backed school over alleged ties to Chinese military after Fox News report

Four congressional committees are demanding answers from the FBI and departments of Justice and Defense about a taxpayer-funded school that markets to the military, after a Fox News investigation exposed alleged ties between the university’s leadership and …

'First 100 Days': Trump declares 'ObamaCare is dead,' predicts replacement deal soon

’First 100 Days’: Trump declares ‘ObamaCare is dead,’ predicts replacement deal soon

President Trump voiced confidence Friday about a new health care overhaul coming together as early as next week, declaring in an interview with Fox News’ Martha MacCallum that despite Republicans’ failure to pass a replacement in his first 100 days …

ObamaCare repeal: GOP seeks new game plan

ObamaCare repeal: GOP seeks new game plan

GOP lawmakers are expressing hope that a vote on legislation to repeal and replace ObamaCare can be held as soon as next week despite a severe divide in the conference that thwarted the White House’s hopes of holding a vote within President Trump’s first …

‘It may be Pocahontas’: Trump attacks Warren as potential 2020 rival

‘It may be Pocahontas’: Trump attacks Warren as potential 2020 rival

President Trump resurrected his “Pocahontas” insult for Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., while reminiscing about his election night win Friday afternoon. Trump mocked Warren during a speech at the National Rifle Association’s annual meeting in Atlanta.

A Record Number Of Virginians Have Gotten Their Voting Rights Back, Governor Says

A Record Number Of Virginians Have Gotten Their Voting Rights Back, Governor Says

After the state Supreme Court said he couldn’t issue a blanket order, the governor pledged to restore the rights individually. Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D) said on Friday that he had restored voting rights to more people in his state than any other …

Ahead of 100-day milestone, Trump says he's

Ahead of 100-day milestone, Trump says he’s “disappointed” with congressional GOP

President Trump said in a new interview airing Friday night that he’s not happy with Republicans who control Congress. In an interview on Fox News’ series, “The First 100 Days,” host Martha MacCallum asked the president if he’s disappointed with how …

If Republicans Can’t Get This Lawmaker, Obamacare Repeal May Be Dead

If Republicans Can’t Get This Lawmaker, Obamacare Repeal May Be Dead

Representative Fred Upton helped guide dozens of Obamacare repeal measures through the House in recent years, but he has deep reservations about the GOP’s current bill. “I’m not comfortable with it and I told the leadership that,” he said Friday …

Fox News Breaks With AP And Top TV Networks For Election Day Polling

Fox News Breaks With AP And Top TV Networks For Election Day Polling

The network quits an exit poll consortium amid concerns about the process that led to expectations Hillary Clinton would win. Fox News has broken with the National Election Pool, a consortium of five major television networks and The Associated Press that …

Trump at NRA convention: 'Eight-year assault' on gun rights is over

Trump at NRA convention: ‘Eight-year assault’ on gun rights is over

On the eve of his 100 th day in office, President Trump rallied a convention of the National Rifle Association by vowing to “never, ever infringe” on Second Amendment rights and declaring his predecessor’s alleged “assault” on those freedoms is over.

Trump tells NRA: 'You have a true friend' in White House

Trump tells NRA: ‘You have a true friend’ in White House

Trump, the first sitting president to address the group’s annual convention in more than 30 years, assured the audience that he would defend their right to bear arms. “You have a true friend and champion in the White House,” he said. The president’s trip …

PREVIEW: Martha MacCallum Sits Down With Trump Before 100-Day Mark

PREVIEW: Martha MacCallum Sits Down With Trump Before 100-Day Mark

Just before the administration officially hits the 100-day mark, Martha MacCallum sat down with President Donald Trump for an exclusive interview that will air Friday at 7:00pm ET on Fox News Channel. “The First 100 Days” anchor talked with President …

Trump's tax cuts promise to pay for themselves -- so will they?

Trump’s tax cuts promise to pay for themselves – so will they?

President Trump’s proposed tax cuts “will pay for themselves” by sparking economic growth, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin assures. It’s a familiar refrain. In the U.S., the notion that lowering tax rates unleashes the economy’s “animal spirits” has been …

Gov. Brown signs bill raising gas tax and vehicle fees by $5.2 billion annually for road and bridge repairs

Gov. Brown signs bill raising gas tax and vehicle fees by $5.2 billion annually for road and bridge repairs

California motorists will start paying higher gas and diesel taxes on Nov. 1 under legislation signed Friday by Gov. Jerry Brown to provide $5.2 billion annually for road and bridge repairs and expanded mass transit in the state. The plan, which also …

President Trump 'proud' to be 1st president to address the NRA in 34 years

President Trump ‘proud’ to be 1st president to address the NRA in 34 years

President Trump today said he is “proud” to follow in the footsteps of “our wonderful Ronald Reagan” by speaking at a National Rifle Association event. “In the history of the organization and today I am also proud to be the first sitting president to …

'The First 100 Days': Trump says he's 'disappointed' with congressional Republicans

’The First 100 Days’: Trump says he’s ‘disappointed’ with congressional Republicans

President Trump told Fox News’ Martha MacCallum on Friday that he’s “disappointed” with how congressional Republicans have handled big legislation on health care and other issues, as he reflected on his first 100 days in office. At the same time …

Bipartisan Pressure Builds On Paul Ryan Over War Authorization

Bipartisan Pressure Builds On Paul Ryan Over War Authorization

“It’s long past time for Congress to take responsibility for the war against ISIS by finally holding a debate and vote on whether to authorize any future military action,” said Rep. Jim McGovern (D-Mass.), a leading voice on the issue who signed …

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Donald Trump Team Vetted Mike Flynn, Still Hired Him: NBC | Rachel Maddow | MSNBC

Donald Trump Team Vetted Mike Flynn, Still Hired Him: NBC | Rachel Maddow | MSNBC

Best New Thing: Karen Handel's Accidental Audio | Rachel Maddow | MSNBC

Best New Thing: Karen Handel’s Accidental Audio | Rachel Maddow | MSNBC

A Look Back At Donald Trump's First 99 days In Office | The 11th Hour | MSNBC

A Look Back At Donald Trump’s First 99 days In Office | The 11th Hour | MSNBC

Tweeter-In-Chief: How Twitter Is A Factor In Donald Trump's Presidency | The 11th Hour | MSNBC

Tweeter-In-Chief: How Twitter Is A Factor In Donald Trump’s Presidency | The 11th Hour | MSNBC

100 Days In, Donald Trump Misses His Old Life | The Last Word | MSNBC

100 Days In, Donald Trump Misses His Old Life | The Last Word | MSNBC

Chris Matthews: People Hate Ruling Class Donald Trump Ran Against | Hardball | MSNBC

Chris Matthews: People Hate Ruling Class Donald Trump Ran Against | Hardball | MSNBC

Chris Matthews: Imagine Having A Woman Play Donald Trump | Hardball | MSNBC

Chris Matthews: Imagine Having A Woman Play Donald Trump | Hardball | MSNBC

Ohio Lawmaker On Government Shutdown: 'We Are Kicking The Can Down The Road' | MSNBC

Ohio Lawmaker On Government Shutdown: ‘We Are Kicking The Can Down The Road’ | MSNBC

Chuck Schumer: 100 Days In, President Trump Not A Great Negotiator (Exclusive) | MSNBC

Chuck Schumer: 100 Days In, President Trump Not A Great Negotiator (Exclusive) | MSNBC

House and Senate Pass Short-Term Funding Bill, Avoid Government Shutdown | Andrea Mitchell | MSNBC

House and Senate Pass Short-Term Funding Bill, Avoid Government Shutdown | Andrea Mitchell | MSNBC

The Interview That Could Hurt Michael Flynn | The Last Word | MSNBC

The Interview That Could Hurt Michael Flynn | The Last Word | MSNBC

Conservatives Rally Around Health Care Bill, But Vote Delayed | Morning Joe | MSNBC

Conservatives Rally Around Health Care Bill, But Vote Delayed | Morning Joe | MSNBC

Donald Trump On The Job Of President: 'I thought It Would Be Easier' | The 11th Hour | MSNBC

Donald Trump On The Job Of President: ‘I thought It Would Be Easier’ | The 11th Hour | MSNBC

Fmr. W.H. Lawyer Richard Painter On Russia: 'This Is Treason' | The 11th Hour | MSNBC

Fmr. W.H. Lawyer Richard Painter On Russia: ‘This Is Treason’ | The 11th Hour | MSNBC

Democratic Sen. Richard Blumenthal: Evidence On Flynn 'Incontrovertible' | The 11th Hour | MSNBC

Democratic Sen. Richard Blumenthal: Evidence On Flynn ‘Incontrovertible’ | The 11th Hour | MSNBC

Subject Of Mike Flynn Seems To Panic Donald Trump | Rachel Maddow | MSNBC

Subject Of Mike Flynn Seems To Panic Donald Trump | Rachel Maddow | MSNBC

There's A Big Problem With Donald Trump's Flag | All In | MSNBC

There’s A Big Problem With Donald Trump’s Flag | All In | MSNBC

President Donald Trump Finally Breaks Silence On Coal Miners' Benefits | All In | MSNBC

President Donald Trump Finally Breaks Silence On Coal Miners’ Benefits | All In | MSNBC

Chris Matthews: The Man Who Might've Been The GOP Candidate | Hardball | MSNBC

Chris Matthews: The Man Who Might’ve Been The GOP Candidate | Hardball | MSNBC

John Kasich: I'd Be Thrown Out Of Ohio If I Acted Like Donald Trump | Hardball | MSNBC

John Kasich: I’d Be Thrown Out Of Ohio If I Acted Like Donald Trump | Hardball | MSNBC

Adam Schiff: 'Full Speed Ahead' On House Russia Investigation | MTP Daily | MSNBC

Adam Schiff: ‘Full Speed Ahead’ On House Russia Investigation | MTP Daily | MSNBC

Prominent New York City Democrats Grade Donald Trump's First 100 Days | MSNBC

Prominent New York City Democrats Grade Donald Trump’s First 100 Days | MSNBC

Vote On GOP Health Care Plan Could Come This Week | MSNBC

Vote On GOP Health Care Plan Could Come This Week | MSNBC

Why The Freedom Caucus Supports The Healthcare Bill | Morning Joe | MSNBC

Why The Freedom Caucus Supports The Healthcare Bill | Morning Joe | MSNBC

Trump Administration Briefs Senate On North Korea | Morning Joe | MSNBC

Trump Administration Briefs Senate On North Korea | Morning Joe | MSNBC

Republicans Seek To Resuscitate Health Care Overhaul | Morning Joe | MSNBC

Republicans Seek To Resuscitate Health Care Overhaul | Morning Joe | MSNBC

White House Hypes 'OK' North Korea Briefing | Rachel Maddow | MSNBC

White House Hypes ‘OK’ North Korea Briefing | Rachel Maddow | MSNBC

Jared Kushner Courts Scandal With Sketchy Backers | Rachel Maddow | MSNBC

Jared Kushner Courts Scandal With Sketchy Backers | Rachel Maddow | MSNBC

Planned Parenthood's Cecile Richards On Donald Trump's First 100 Days | The 11th Hour | MSNBC

Planned Parenthood’s Cecile Richards On Donald Trump’s First 100 Days | The 11th Hour | MSNBC

Donald Trump To Stay In NAFTA After Calling It A 'Disaster' In 2016 | The 11th Hour | MSNBC

Donald Trump To Stay In NAFTA After Calling It A ‘Disaster’ In 2016 | The 11th Hour | MSNBC

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