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What Trump Really Meant When He Said Obama Has 'Something Else In Mind'

Mon, 06/13/2016 - 6:17pm

Even though the "birther" issue has long since faded, Trump has continued to subtly question whether Obama is a Christian — and he was back at it in the aftermath of the Orlando massacre.

Politics Podcast: Trump And Clinton Respond To Orlando Massacre

Mon, 06/13/2016 - 6:15pm

The politics team discusses the mass shooting in Orlando on Sunday and the responses to the massacre from Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton.

Donald Trump Bans Washington Post From Campaign Events

Mon, 06/13/2016 - 5:27pm

The action is the latest in a string of moves Trump's campaign has made in denying credentials to news outlets who, in the mind of the billionaire businessman, have not treated him fairly.

President Obama's Tone On Mass Shootings Grows More Frustrated

Mon, 06/13/2016 - 3:31pm

President Obama has spoken out after multiple mass shootings during his time in office. His rhetoric has changed as his frustration has grown over the inability to get gun control measures enacted.

Donald Trump Faces Backlash Over Response To Orlando Shooting

Mon, 06/13/2016 - 3:31pm

Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump spoke Monday about the Orlando, Fla., mass shooting, terrorism and his national security proposals.

Hillary Clinton Responds To Mass Shooting In Orlando

Mon, 06/13/2016 - 3:31pm

Hillary Clinton planned to kick off her general election campaign Monday with a speech in Cleveland. Instead, the mass shooting in Orlando, Fla., will take center stage.

CNN Anchor Jake Tapper Criticizes Media Coverage Of Presidential Race

Mon, 06/13/2016 - 3:31pm

In this distinctive campaign season, CNN news anchor Jake Tapper sees the need to be more direct than ever in calling balls and strikes for viewers. NPR looks at an anchor trying to keep up with an unprecedented race.

Orlando Mass Shooting Reignites Calls For Stricter Gun Laws

Mon, 06/13/2016 - 3:31pm

The mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Fla., has reignited calls on Capitol Hill for tighter gun laws.

Donald Trump Responds To Mass Shooting In Orlando

Mon, 06/13/2016 - 3:31pm

Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump spoke Monday about the Orlando, Fla., mass shooting, terrorism and his national security proposals.

Trump Calls To Ban Immigration From Countries With 'Proven History Of Terrorism'

Mon, 06/13/2016 - 3:03pm

"The only reason the killer was in America in the first place is because we allowed his family to come here," Donald Trump said on Monday.

What Queer Muslims Are Saying About The Orlando Shooting

Mon, 06/13/2016 - 2:54pm

Since the tragic attack on a gay nightclub in Orlando, many queer Muslims have spoken out about living at the intersection of two marginalized identities. Here's what some folks had to say.

What Queer Latinos Are Saying About The Orlando Shooting

Mon, 06/13/2016 - 2:53pm

We rounded up some of the sharpest, most poignant reactions to the mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando.

With No Relief From Supreme Court, Puerto Rico Will Look Again To Congress

Mon, 06/13/2016 - 1:59pm

The court ruled Monday that a Puerto Rican law to restructure its debt goes against the Federal Bankruptcy Code. Now it's up to Congress to help the island.

Clinton Warns Against 'Inflammatory, Anti-Muslim Rhetoric'

Mon, 06/13/2016 - 1:42pm

Hillary Clinton laid out options including enhanced intelligence sharing, additional training for first responders, and more aggressive international efforts to freeze terrorists' resources.

In Wake Of Orlando Shooting, Clinton Suggests Broader Terror Watch Lists

Mon, 06/13/2016 - 10:42am

In an interview with NPR, Hillary Clinton said expanding the terror watch and No-Fly lists might be appropriate. She also said federal-local coordination needs to be improved.

Hillary Clinton On Tackling Self-Radicalization: 'We Need To Get To Work'

Mon, 06/13/2016 - 9:58am

The presumptive Democratic presidential nominee talks with Steve Inskeep about the Orlando attack. Her proposals include a team "exclusively dedicated to detecting and preventing lone-wolf attacks."

Politics In The News: Candidates And The Orlando Mass Shooting

Mon, 06/13/2016 - 4:04am

How are the presidential candidates handling what happened in Orlando? Steve Inskeep and David Greene talk to columnist and commentator Cokie Roberts and Denise McAllister of The Federalist.

President Obama, Presidential Candidates Respond

Sun, 06/12/2016 - 5:14pm

President Obama called the Orlando shooting the most deadly in American history. Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump both made statements as well.

What Is Trump Doing For Republican Outreach To Latinos?

Sun, 06/12/2016 - 4:27pm

Daniel Garza, executive director of free-market advocacy group The Libre Initiative, talks about the challenge Donald Trump's candidacy is presenting to gathering Latino support for Republicans.

Republican Former Commerce Secretary Calls On GOP To Oppose Trump

Sun, 06/12/2016 - 4:27pm

Former Secretary of Commerce Carlos Gutierrez, who served in the George W. Bush administration, opposes Donald Trump and will note vote for him. He is calling for more Republicans to oppose Trump.




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