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Thursday, Jul 18, 2019 at 06:53 PM PDT

Trump to Nominate Eugene Scalia as Labor Secretary

Trump to Nominate Eugene Scalia as Labor Secretary

On Twitter, President Donald Trump announced that the son of late Supreme Court Justice Anthony Scalia would fill Alexander Acosta’s position.

Thursday, Jul 18, 2019 at 06:56 PM PDT

Trump to Nominate Eugene Scalia for Labor Secretary

Trump to Nominate Eugene Scalia for Labor Secretary

President Donald Trump has selected lawyer Eugene Scalia, the son of the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, to be his new labor secretary. Trump tweeted news of the planned nomination on Thursday...

Thursday, Jul 18, 2019 at 05:15 PM PDT

Homeland Security Chief: Family Border Separations Are Down

Homeland Security Chief: Family Border Separations Are Down

A top Trump administration official said Thursday the number of family separations at the border has fallen since last summer's zero tolerance policy, and they are done only for compelling reasons. Acting...

Thursday, Jul 18, 2019 at 04:30 PM PDT

House Members Question DHS Chief McAleenan on Border Conditions

House Members Question DHS Chief McAleenan on Border Conditions

 Members of the House Oversight Committee grill Acting Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan about conditions for migrants at the southern border and at detention centers.

Thursday, Jul 18, 2019 at 03:18 PM PDT

Former GOP Rep. Mark Sanford Considering Presidential Run

Former GOP Rep. Mark Sanford Considering Presidential Run

Former South Carolina Governor and Congressman Mark Sanford is contemplating a run for president as a Republican against incumbent President Donald Trump.

Thursday, Jul 18, 2019 at 01:44 PM PDT

WATCH: Catholics Gather at Capitol in Protest of Migrant Detention Centers

WATCH: Catholics Gather at Capitol in Protest of Migrant Detention Centers

Hundreds of Catholics from across the nation gathered at the U.S. Capitol to protest detention centers at the southern border.

Thursday, Jul 18, 2019 at 05:53 PM PDT

Lineups Set for 2nd Democratic Debate

Lineups Set for 2nd Democratic Debate

The second set of summer Democratic presidential debates will feature a rematch with a twist, plus the first showdown of leading progressives as the party wrestles with its philosophical identity and looks ahead...

Thursday, Jul 18, 2019 at 01:34 PM PDT

Democrats and Republicans Debate Trump’s Role in ‘Send Her Back’ Chant

Democrats and Republicans Debate Trump’s Role in ‘Send Her Back’ Chant

Thursday, Jul 18, 2019 at 12:33 PM PDT

Marines Demand Congressman Stop Using USMC Emblem

Marines Demand Congressman Stop Using USMC Emblem

The U.S. Marine Corps is demanding U.S. Rep. Duncan Hunter stop using its trademark logo and phrase in his campaign materials. The U.S. Marine Corps sent the congressman a cease-and-desist letter. The U.S....

Thursday, Jul 18, 2019 at 01:02 PM PDT

Trump Now Says He ‘Disagreed’ With ‘Send Her Back’ Rally Chants

Trump Now Says He ‘Disagreed’ With ‘Send Her Back’ Rally Chants

 After Democrats and some Republicans criticized chants of ‘send her back’ about Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar at Trump’s rally in North Carolina, the president claimed he also wasn’t...

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