Politics

migrant caravan
AP Photo/Marco Ugarte
November 20, 2018 - 6:06 am
A federal judge barred the Trump administration from refusing asylum to immigrants who cross the southern border illegally.
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Oliver Contreras/SIPA USA
November 19, 2018 - 5:24 pm
President Donald Trump on Monday further asserted that the United States should have caught Osama bin Laden before the attacks on Sept. 11, 2001.
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Bill Pascrell on SALT
Steve Burns/WCBS 880
November 19, 2018 - 3:10 pm
RAMSEY, N.J. (WCBS 880) — As Democrats prepare to take over the House of Representatives, one New Jersey congressman is vowing to fix the problems he sees with the GOP tax bill. Standing in front of a salt dome, it was no mystery what Congressman Bill Pascrell wanted to talk about. “We thought the...
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Rick Scott
AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File
November 18, 2018 - 4:15 pm
Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson, a Florida political icon whose career highlight may have been a trip on the space shuttle, conceded his bitterly close re-election bid to Republican Rick Scott on Sunday, ceding a razor-thin race to the outgoing governor after a tense and sometimes turbulent recount.
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Andrew Gillum and Ron DeSantis
AP Photo/Steve Cannon, Phelan M. Ebenhack
November 17, 2018 - 8:10 pm
Democrat Andrew Gillum ended his hard-fought campaign for Florida governor Saturday with just hours remaining for counties to turn in official recount results, conceding to a Republican whose party has held that office since 1999.
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President Trump California
AP Photo/Evan Vucci
November 17, 2018 - 3:53 pm
President Donald Trump took a helicopter tour Saturday over the Northern California landscape scorched by a killer wildfire. A full cover of haze and the smell of smoke greeted the president upon his arrival at an Air Force base, as did the governor and his successor.
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Alyssa Pointer/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP
November 17, 2018 - 10:21 am
Democrat Stacey Abrams ended 10 days of post-election drama in Georgia's closely watched and even more closely contested race for governor Friday, acknowledging Republican Brian Kemp as the victor while defiantly refusing to concede to the man she blamed for "gross mismanagement" of a bitterly...
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(AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
November 15, 2018 - 1:43 pm
A federal judge slammed Florida on Thursday for repeatedly failing to anticipate election problems, and said the state law on recounts appears to violate the U.S. Supreme Court ruling that decided the presidency in 2000.
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Donald Trump, Jim Acosta
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November 14, 2018 - 7:35 pm
President Donald Trump's administration is trying to fend off a legal challenge from CNN and other outlets over the revocation of journalist Jim Acosta's White House "hard pass."
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Oliver Contreras/SIPA USA
November 14, 2018 - 12:40 pm
WASHINGTON (WCBS 880/AP) — President Donald Trump is weighing an administration-wide shake-up as he looks to prepare his White House for divided government, but it is unclear who is going and who is staying. As CBS News White House correspondent Steven Portnoy reported, there's no telling when the...
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