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Trump Blasts Judge Who Temporarily Blocked Refugee Travel Ban

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 4:11am

A federal judge in Washington State has temporarily blocked President Trump's travel ban affecting refugees, and citizens of seven Muslim majority countries. The administration is appealing.

In Kenya, Trump Gives 'Parliament Of The Common Man' Hope

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 4:11am

In a small corner of Nairobi, where men gather to talk politics, President Trump is adored. They view him with hope that populism and the will of the people can be respected in a democracy.

U.S. Companies Uncertain Of NAFTA Trading Under Trump Administration

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 4:01am

NAFTA critics say money and jobs go to Mexico, but U.S. companies, like Kansas City Southern, do benefit. The company, built around trade with Mexico, has been hit hard by Trump's victory.

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Judge Gorsuch's Originalism Contrasts With Mentor's Pragmatism

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 3:37am

Neil Gorsuch is a self-proclaimed "originalist." It is a philosophy very different from that of his mentor, Justice Byron White.

'Oklahoma City' Explores Anti-Government Sentiments That Contributed to Bombing

Sun, 02/05/2017 - 5:42pm

Director Barak Goodman talks about his new documentary Oklahoma City, which traces the Oklahoma City bombing's origins in the white supremacy movement and anti-government sentiments.

Republican State Rep. Experiences Backlash After Speaking Out Against Trump In Hawaii

Sun, 02/05/2017 - 5:42pm

Beth Fukumoto has been the Minority Leader in the Hawaiian State House of Representatives since 2012. But she was ousted from the seat last week after openly criticizing President Trump's rhetoric.

Dissecting The Laws Surrounding President Trump's Travel Ban

Sun, 02/05/2017 - 5:42pm

Jonathan Adler, legal commentator and law professor at Case Western Reserve University, discusses the tension between the judiciary and the White House after President Donald Trump's travel bans.

Trump Tweets To Blame Judge Who Blocked His Executive Order 'If Something Happens'

Sun, 02/05/2017 - 5:42pm

President Trump spent the weekend criticizing a federal judge who put a temporary stay on the travel restrictions he ordered last week. Vice President Pence and other GOP leaders took a softer tone.

WATCH: As SNL Takes On Trump's Team, Sean Spicer Gets His Roast

Sun, 02/05/2017 - 9:45am

Spicer's confrontations with reporters got the Saturday Night Live treatment. Poorly-fitted suit and all.

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The Politics Of The Super Bowl

Sun, 02/05/2017 - 7:10am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks to longtime NFL insider Amy Trask, former Oakland Raiders CEO, about all the politics swirling around the Super Bowl, and what she thinks of this year's matchup.

Utah Representative Wants Bears Ears Gone And He Wants Trump To Do It

Sun, 02/05/2017 - 7:10am

Republicans are trying to eliminate Bears Ears National Monument in Utah — one of the new ones created by President Obama in the days before he left office. The effort is creating a legal battle.

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Here's What We Know About Neil Gorsuch

Sun, 02/05/2017 - 7:10am

Neil Gorsuch is the president's nominee for the Supreme Court. What do we know about him as a person? For one, he likes to drive a convertible with the top down.

A Small Business Owner On Trump's Plans For Small Businesses

Sun, 02/05/2017 - 7:10am

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with small business owner Joy Weatherup Anthis about how she views President Trump's plan for small business regulations and how they affect her construction business.

Looking At The Ideological Argument For 'Trumpism'

Sun, 02/05/2017 - 7:10am

The online essay "The Flight 93 Election" sparked intense debate on the political right. Michael Warren of The Weekly Standard explains how the author of the essay outlined the ideology of "Trumpism."

A History Of Supreme Court Nominations, And Fights Over Confirmations

Sun, 02/05/2017 - 7:10am

Senate pushback on nominations for Supreme Court justices has been more common than most people think, especially over the last half-century.

The Evangelical Response To Trump

Sun, 02/05/2017 - 7:10am

Donald Trump was the overwhelming choice among evangelicals. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks to Christian radio host Julie Roys about whether evangelicals are heartened by his actions so far.

Hundreds Protest Trump At California Congressman's Town Hall

Sun, 02/05/2017 - 7:10am

Hundreds of demonstrators showed up at a town hall meeting held by California Rep. Tom McClintock to protest President Trump's policies on immigration and health care.

Courts And Trump Administration Clash Over Immigration Order

Sun, 02/05/2017 - 7:10am

President Trump called the federal judge who temporarily halted Trump's immigration ban a "so-called judge." Overnight, another court refused to lift the suspension.

Court Requests And Orders In A Busy Weekend In Politics

Sun, 02/05/2017 - 7:10am

A court has kept a suspension of President Trump's order on refugees in place — for now.

Yes, All This Happened. Trump's First 2 Weeks As President

Sat, 02/04/2017 - 6:13pm

A controversial immigration ban, feuds over inauguration crowd size, unfounded allegations of voter fraud and a Supreme Court nominee: highlights of Trump's first two weeks in office.

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