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Published: Fri, 22 Sep 2017 22:35:34 EDT

President Donald Trump's mention of Hillary Clinton on Friday night triggered a 2016 campaign-rally call to "lock her up" - and advice from the president to "speak to [Attorney General] Jeff Sessions about that."The boisterous crowd made the call during Trump's campaign...

Published: Fri, 22 Sep 2017 22:22:12 EDT

Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said Friday Russia used social media trolls as part of a "multifaceted campaign" to meddle in last November's presidential election.

Published: Fri, 22 Sep 2017 21:48:36 EDT

It's "unacceptable" the Department of Homeland Security took nearly a year after the 2016 vote to notify 21 states that their elections systems had been targeted by hackers, Sen. Mark Warner, D-Va., said Friday.

Published: Fri, 22 Sep 2017 21:45:59 EDT

President Donald Trump assured supporters in Alabama on Friday that "you are protected" from North Korea after threats to test a hydrogen bomb in the Pacific Ocean, and again slammed dictator Kim Jong Un — this time as "Little Rocket Man."

Published: Fri, 22 Sep 2017 19:09:33 EDT

Treasury Department investigators are looking into an Aug. 15 $25,000 flight from New York to Washington that Secretary Steven Mnuchin took in a government jet, ABC News reported.

Published: Fri, 22 Sep 2017 18:29:40 EDT

Nearly 90 percent of Americans want an overhaul of the tax code — and a simplification in the process, a new poll showed.

Published: Fri, 22 Sep 2017 18:13:32 EDT

Ahead of President Donald Trump's stump speech for Sen. Luther Strange, R-Ala., Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Ben Carson praised Strange's opponent in the race.

Published: Fri, 22 Sep 2017 16:53:25 EDT

A new poll shows musician Kid Rock has a strong lead in the race to represent the Republican Party in the 2018 Michigan Senate election.

Published: Fri, 22 Sep 2017 17:08:08 EDT

Most Americans — by more than a 20-point margin — prefer Obamacare to the latest Republican healthcare plan, a new Washington Post/ABC News poll showed Friday.

Published: Fri, 22 Sep 2017 16:40:19 EDT

Heartened by Sen. John McCain's decision Friday to vote "no" on his party's latest Obamacare repeal legislation, Democrats will "put a stake in the heart of this monstrous bill," Rep. Nancy Pelosi vowed Friday.

Published: Fri, 22 Sep 2017 16:39:35 EDT

Republican strategist Ana Navarro said Friday that GOP Sen. John McCain's opposition to the latest Republican plan to repeal Obamacare despite his longstanding collegiality with one of the bill's sponsors evidenced "the type of friendship we should all be blessed with."

Published: Fri, 22 Sep 2017 16:25:52 EDT

Obamacare repeal bill co-sponsor Sen. Lindsey Graham tweeted Friday he "respectfully" disagrees with the decision of longtime friend, Sen. John McCain, to vote "no" on the latest GOP healthcare legislation.

Published: Fri, 22 Sep 2017 16:16:19 EDT

Several healthcare stocks recorded gains Friday afternoon after Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., said he would not support the GOP's latest healthcare bill.

Published: Fri, 22 Sep 2017 16:15:20 EDT

Most Americans believe that Russian-backed content on social media had an impact on the 2016 election, according to a new poll from CNN.

Published: Fri, 22 Sep 2017 16:09:53 EDT

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer on Friday lauded Sen. John McCain's opposition to the latest Republican plan to end Obamacare, saying that bipartisan talks would continue "as soon as repeal is off the table."

Published: Fri, 22 Sep 2017 15:51:00 EDT

Anthony Scaramucci said Friday Steve Bannon, a former White House chief strategist, has "tendencies" toward white nationalism.

Published: Fri, 22 Sep 2017 15:42:45 EDT

Republicans are applying lessons learned in the tough fight over healthcare reform while making their push to reform the nation's tax code, Rep. Sean Duffy said Friday.

Published: Fri, 22 Sep 2017 14:48:20 EDT

Rep. Steve Scalise, R-La., the House Majority Whip who was shot in an attack on a congressional baseball team practice in Virginia in June, said he is anxious to return home from a rehabilitation facility.

Published: Fri, 22 Sep 2017 15:33:44 EDT

David Axelrod on Friday said, "There may be Republican senators breathing sighs of relief" after Sen. John McCain announced he will not support the chamber's latest healthcare bill, Graham-Cassidy.

Published: Fri, 22 Sep 2017 14:57:13 EDT

The Democratic Party is focusing more on defending Obamacare than it is on a pivot to single-payer healthcare, Sen. Chris Murphy said Friday, denying suggestions that the party is moving toward such plans.
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