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America's European Allies Still Seeing Mixed Messages From Trump Administration

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 5:51pm

Mike Pence addressed world leaders on his first overseas trip as vice president. But he and other administration officials at the Munich Security Conference didn't completely reassure European allies.

In Times Square, Protesters Take To The Streets To Say 'I Am Muslim Too'

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 5:24pm

At a rally in New York City on Sunday, protesters filled three city blocks to express solidarity with Muslims and to speak out against President Trump's immigration ban.

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Mattis Disagrees With Trump's Characterization Of Media As "The Enemy"

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 2:23pm

"I don't have any issues with the press myself," the Secretary of Defense said during an interview while traveling in the United Arab Emirates.

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Trump Says, 'Look What's Happening In Sweden.' Sweden Asks, 'Wait, What?'

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 12:11pm

In a speech Saturday, President Trump listed Sweden among countries that have suffered terrorist attacks, pointing to an incident Friday. Only problem is, Swedes had no idea what he was talking about.

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5 Questions After A Chaotic Week In The Trump White House

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 7:03am

Trump is governing the way he campaigned — moving from "chaos candidate" to "chaos president." It might be possible to stabilize things, but Trump doesn't seem to want that.

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Republican Rep. Mark Sanford Discusses His South Carolina Town Hall

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 6:58am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks to Mark Sanford, a House Republican from South Carolina, about his town hall meeting on Saturday.

New York Republican Rep. Tom Reed Faces Angry Crowds

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 6:58am

Angry constituents have recently packed GOP town halls to voice their concerns about health care and Trump. On Saturday, Rep. Tom Reed attended four town halls in his southern New York district.

With Intelligence Leaks, The 'Deep State' Resurfaces

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 6:58am

The term "deep state" has come back into vogue after a gush of leaks from the intelligence community. Journalist Marc Ambinder explains what it means to NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro.

Trump Goes Back To Campaign Mode In Florida

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 6:58am

After a week of controversy, President Trump sought to energize himself and his supporters at a rally in Florida on Saturday, staged by his campaign operation.

New York Republican Rep. Tom Reed Faces Angry Crowds, Deep In Trump Country

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 6:58am

Constituents have recently packed GOP town halls to voice their concerns about health care and President Trump. On Saturday, Reed held four town halls in his Western New York district.

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After Turbulent Week, Trump Holds Campaign Rally

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 8:27pm

A month into his presidency, President Trump sounded like candidate Trump at a boisterous rally in Melbourne, Fla.

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Barbershop: Trump's Attacks On The Media

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 4:38pm

Columnist Mary Kate Cary, former Obama communications aide Corey Ealons, and NPR Political correspondent, Mara Liasson, discuss President Trump's attacks on the media and whether they serve a purpose.

NPR Launches New Tool To Monitor President Trump's Ethical Promises

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 4:38pm

Senior Business Editor Marilyn Geewax talks about NPR's newly-launched Trump Ethics Monitor, a tool that helps track conflicts of interest between President Trump's businesses and the White House.

Trump Holds 'Campaign Rally For America' In Florida

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 4:38pm

The White House says President Trump is taking his message directly to the people with an event in Florida Saturday that hearkens back to his campaign rallies.

Pence And Mattis Commit To NATO, But Ask Europe For More Help

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 6:54am

Vice President Mike Pence and Defense Secretary James Mattis talked at the Munich Security Conference this week. They reinforced the U.S. commitment to NATO and asked other countries to spend more.

'Heed The Protests' Over Obamacare, 'National Review' Editor Says

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 6:54am

Rich Lowry of the National Review has some advice for GOP leaders. He tells Scott Simon about similarities he sees between recent protests at town hall meetings and the early days of the Tea Party.

Anonymous Leaks Gain New Prominence In Trump-Era Journalism

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 6:54am

Many of the revelations about the new administration have come from leaks. Journalism outlets have taken various approaches to dealing with the onslaught of information.

Trump To Step Back Into Familiar Territory With Rally In Florida

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 6:54am

The president's campaign operation is staging the event, billed as a way for Trump to take his message directly to the American people. How unusual is that so early into a presidency?

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Trump On Autism, DeVos Protests And More Education Stories Of The Week

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 6:00am

With Secretary Betsy DeVos rolling up her sleeves and joining President Donald Trump to talk with educators and parents, Washington, D.C., is at the center of a lot of education news this week.

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Pence Seeks To Reassure Nervous European Allies, Vows U.S. Commitment To NATO

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 4:55am

In his first overseas trip as vice president, Mike Pence said the U.S. "strongly supports" NATO, even as he scolded member countries for not contributing enough funding to military capability.

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