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July 5, 2017, 5:58 PM EDT
Sixty percent of registered voters support President Trump’s travel ban applying to six terror-prone nations, which was recently upheld in part by the U.S. Supreme Court, according to a new Politico/ Morning Consult poll.
July 5, 2017, 12:19 PM EDT
In response to dwindling participation in school lunch programs, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue will be attending the School Nutrition Association's (SNA) annual meeting next week in Atlanta, Ga., to discuss “improving menus, strengthening school meal programs, and expanding student access to healthy meals.”
June 30, 2017, 12:52 PM EDT
( - During a conference call on Friday, conservative leaders from various organizations, including the Tea Party Patriots, Club for Growth, and ForAmerica, as well as former U.S. Sen. Jim DeMint (R-S.C.), demanded that Republicans in Congress completely repeal the Affordable Care Act, popularly known as Obamacare. 
June 29, 2017, 7:23 PM EDT
During Wednesday’s White House press briefing, the acting director of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), Tom Homan, said that ICE does not conduct sweeps, raids, or roadblocks to remove people who have illegally immigrated into the U.S.
June 28, 2017, 4:22 PM EDT
During Tuesday’s televised briefing, a local reporter interrupted Deputy White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee-Sanders, accusing her of “inflaming everybody” with her comments about fake news stories.
June 28, 2017, 1:10 PM EDT
( - New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, a Republican, has given his support to a bill that would allow the state government to take money from the reserve fund of Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield, a private, not-for-profit health insurance provider that is the largest in the state.
June 26, 2017, 6:04 PM EDT
White House press secretary Sean Spicer on Monday delivered his press briefing off-camera once again, eliciting some protests but giving no clear answer about when filming will be allowed to resume.
June 26, 2017, 5:38 PM EDT
Hundreds of thousands of Iranians showed up in the streets to cheer “death to Israel” and “death to America” on the country’s annual “Al-Quds Day.”
June 26, 2017, 9:47 AM EDT
( -- Saturday, June 24 marked a record 140 months since the last major hurricane made landfall in the continental United States, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). 
June 23, 2017, 1:26 PM EDT
( - Before LGBT Pride celebrations begin in Chicago this weekend, Bishop of Springfield Thomas Paprocki issued a formal decree calling on all members of the Catholic faith to enforce the Church’s longstanding policies on the issue of homosexuality.
June 22, 2017, 6:53 PM EDT
During her weekly press briefing on Thursday, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said that Republican attacks on her are really about attacking her district encompassing the city of San Francisco.
June 22, 2017, 5:59 PM EDT
An Obama-appointed federal judge in Virginia early this month released a Honduran teen who sold drugs, illegally crossed the U.S. border, and was a member of the violent street gang MS-13.
June 19, 2017, 12:44 PM EDT
( -- Patrick S. Tomlinson, a contributor to The New York Times and The Hill, tweeted on Sunday that “not a single good person” voted for President Trump, “not one.”
June 19, 2017, 3:45 AM EDT
After his party picked up four seats during Britain’s general election on June 8, Tim Farron announced that he would step down as leader of the Liberal Democrats.
June 16, 2017, 2:29 PM EDT
( - On Thursday, June 15, the WNBA team Seattle Storm announced that it would be partnering with Planned Parenthood to hold a fundraising rally and donate $5 from each ticket purchased on July 18 for the Storm’s game against the Chicago Sky.
June 15, 2017, 3:04 PM EDT
During her Thursday press briefing, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi called it "outrageous" that Republicans would point to vicious Democrat rhetoric when discussing Wednesday’s attack on Republicans in Alexandria, Virginia.
June 15, 2017, 2:53 PM EDT
Rep. Nancy PelosiDuring House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi’s (D-CA) press briefing on Thursday, she labeled Republicans who pointed to Democrats after yesterday’s shooting in Alexandria as “outrageous”
June 14, 2017, 5:50 PM EDT
( - James Hodgkinson, identified as the gunman who shot House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) and five other people on Wednesday morning at a baseball field in Alexandria, Va., “liked” the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) on Facebook, prompting the liberal group to issue a statement condemning Hodgkinson’s actions.
June 14, 2017, 2:36 PM EDT
Daily Kos founder and Vox Media co-founder Markos Moulitsas tweeted “Republicans are getting what they want" after Rep. Steve Scalise was shot Wednesday.
June 13, 2017, 3:06 PM EDT
( – At his press briefing on June 8, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-Wisc.) did not say whether he is committed to fully defunding Planned Parenthood by prohibiting Title X money from going to the organization.