Politics
Trump Downplays Brexit's Potential Effect on the US
The candidate also chastised rival Hillary Clinton about Brexit.
06/25/2016 11:12:35am
House Members Introduce Unlikely Gun Control Compromise
Hoping to cut through the gridlock around gun control, a bipartisan group of House members introduced a gun control compromise Friday identical to the measure proposed by Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, after the Orlando nightclub shooting. The proposal from Reps. Seth Moulton, D-Massachusetts, Carlos Curbelo, R-Florida, Scott Rigell, R-Virginia, and Bob Dold, R-Illinois, would prevent people on the federal government's no-fly and Selectee lists from buying guns, and provide a mechanism to appeal a denial. "Simple reforms like this are demanded by the American people," Moulton said in a news conference. But the lawmakers started working on the proposal before Democrats waged a 25-hour sit-in on the House floor for gun control votes, a tactic that exasperated Republicans and emboldened Democrats. Now, both sides appear further apart on guns than ever before. House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wisconsin, called the protest a "political stunt," and recessed the House two days early....
06/24/2016 06:24:33pm
Trump Greeted by Swastika Golf Balls in Scotland
Trump's press conference was interrupted in an interesting fashion.
06/24/2016 05:50:33pm
Trump Uses Brexit 'Shockwave' in Fundraising Pitch
Trump has recently started sending out fundraising pitches.
06/24/2016 09:33:46pm
Sunday on ‘This Week’: Sen. Mitch McConnell and Sec. Thomas Perez
McConnell and Perez will appear on "This Week" Sunday.
06/24/2016 04:28:33pm
Obama Reaffirms Ties to UK After Brexit Vote
President Obama said the relationship with the UK "will not change."
06/24/2016 02:27:20pm
What Trump’s Campaign and Brexit Have in Common
Trump’s remarks from Scotland on Brexit sounded similar to his stump speeches.
06/25/2016 03:02:55am
The Note: Trump Talks Brexit
NOTABLES --TRUMP PRAISES BREXIT VOTERS FOR TAKING 'THEIR COUNTRY BACK': Republican presumptive presidential nominee Donald Trump, in Scotland for a two-day business trip, today called the United Kingdom’s vote to leave the European Union “purely historic,” after tweeting that supporters "took their country back." Trump compared the U.K. referendum vote, “dubbed Brexit,” to America’s presidential election. "People really see a big parallel," he noted today at a news conference at his Turnberry golf course, ABC’s KATHERINE FAULDERS and VERONICA STRACQUALURSI report. “What I like is that I love to see people take their country back. And that's really what's happening in the United States,” Trump said. http://abcn.ws/28VcMhv --TRUMP IN SCOTLAND -- EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW: Trump’s jaunt across the pond is shaping up to be an opportunity for him to tout his own business and real estate endeavors. ABC’s PAOLA CHAVEZ and VERONICA STRACQUALURSI have more on everything you need to know...
06/24/2016 09:32:32am
Trump Praises Brexit Vote Even Though Scotland Voted to Remain in EU
Donald Trump is on a two-day trip to the U.K.
06/24/2016 11:10:10am
Sanders Says He’ll Vote for Clinton But Will Remain in the Race
Sanders is mum about when he will endorse Clinton for president.
06/24/2016 10:08:12am
Watch: Obama Reaffirms Ties to UK After Brexit Vote
President Obama today reaffirmed the ties between the U.S and the United Kingdom, after its vote to leave the European Union, stressing "one thing that will not change is the special relationship between our two nations -- that will endure."
06/24/2016 03:46:33pm
Watch: Donald Trump Calls UK Vote to Leave EU ‘Purely Historic’
The presumptive GOP nominee reacts to Britain's vote to leave the European Union from his golf course in Scotland.
06/24/2016 08:16:33am
Watch: House Democrats Stand Down After Chaotic Sit-In
"We will be back," the Democratic minority whip vowed.
06/23/2016 03:54:37pm
Watch: Presidential Candidate Gary Johnson on His Race for the White House
ABC News' Jordyn Phelps interviews libertarian presidential candidate, Gary Johnson.
06/23/2016 06:09:44pm
Watch: Rep. John Lewis: A Brief History of the Civil Rights Leader
The Georgia activist participated in a 17-hour sit-in at the U.S. House of Representatives.
06/23/2016 02:50:09pm
Watch: Rubio Changed His Mind, Will Run For Re-election; Co-Hosts Discuss
Mixed emotions about Marco Rubio deciding to run for office after denouncing gay marriage.
06/23/2016 01:42:42pm
Watch: How Factual Are Trump's Comments?
Donald Trump comes under fire about the accuracy of some of his claims made against other candidates.
06/23/2016 01:44:44pm
Watch: Co-Hosts Discuss Democratic Sit-In For Gun Control
Chaos erupts on House Floor amid desperate measures taken by Democrats demanding a vote on gun control.
06/23/2016 01:45:38pm
Watch: Dems Shout Down Speaker Ryan Amid Sit-In
The lawmakers shouted "shame" as Republicans tried to bring the house to order.
06/23/2016 07:15:47am
Watch: Dems Stage Raucous Gun Control Sit-In
Democrats chanted No Bill, No Break and held up signs with the names of victims of gun violence.
06/23/2016 07:15:48am
This Might Be the Best Thing Joe Biden's Ever Said
The VP's latest Bidenism.
10/03/2014 11:48:58am
Photos: President Obama Escorts Michelle to the State Dinner
A look at the first lady's life and times.
03/11/2016 04:01:51pm
Everything You Need to Know About Hillary Clinton
Meet Hillary Clinton: Everything You Need to Know (And Probably Didn’t Know) About The 2016 Presidential Candidate.
12/19/2015 12:50:28pm
Everything You Need To Know About Rand Paul
Meet Rand Paul: Everything You Need To Know (And Probably Didn’t Know) About The 2016 Presidential Candidate
07/28/2015 01:13:39pm
5 Times Obama Ditched His Shoes Overseas
He visits a lot of historic sites, which often necessitates footwear removal.
01/25/2015 02:00:49pm