Rep. John Lewis on not meeting with Trump: Martin Luther King Jr. 'would have taken the same position I did'
(NEW YORK) -- Rep. John Lewis, who boycotted President Donald Trump’s inauguration last year, said Martin Luther King Jr. “would have taken the same position I did.”
Lewis, one of the last surviving leaders of the U.S. ci... Read More
(WASHINGTON) -- There was a slew of high-profile departures from the Trump White House over a three-week period this past summer--but they were hardly the only ones during the first year.
Some of the highest-profile positions have been par... Read More
(PALM BEACH, Fla.) -- President Trump on Sunday emphatically denied saying Haiti and other African countries were "s---hole countries," adding that he is the "least racist person" reporters "have ever interviewed."
The president finally ad... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- A Republican senator said President Donald Trump did not use the word "s---hole" in reference to immigrants from Haiti and Africa in a meeting at the White House last week.
Senator David Perdue of Georgia told ABC News Chief ... Read More
(WASHINGTON) -- Republican strategists have turned decidedly pessimistic about their prospects for the 2018 midterm elections.
Prominent Republicans are now saying privately that Democrats are virtually certain to win control of the House ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- Responding to President Donald Trump’s reported “s---hole countries” comment in an Oval Office meeting on immigration, Democratic Representative John Lewis, a leader in the civil rights movement who marched alongside D... Read More
Panic over false missile alert shows US must 'absolutely and immediately' talk to North Korea: Congresswoman
(NEW YORK) -- A Hawaii congresswoman said the false alert of a missile attack in her state shows the need to try to lessen the chance of nuclear warfare.
“Nuclear attack is not a game,” Democratic Rep. Tulsi Gabbard said to ABC... Read More
Arpaio not surprised by erroneous Hawaiian missile alert, points to state's handling of 'phony' Obama birth certificate
(PHOENIX) -- Arizona Senate candidate Joe Arpaio, the controversial former sheriff of Maricopa County and an outspoken "birther," said Saturday he is not surprised that Hawaiians received an erroneous emergency mobile alert about an imminent ballisti... Read More
(WASHINGTON) -- The infamous "dossier" alleging collusion between Donald Trump and the Russian government is filled with inflammatory, uncorroborated and in some cases clearly false claims made by unidentified sources — so much so that a longti... Read More
(WASHINGTON) -- As President Donald Trump’s words are being widely condemned, some legal experts believe that the “s---hole” remark could also impact his case for the travel ban.
But given his previous call for a “M... Read More