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Recent articles by William:

California 'definitely and imminently' suing over Trump emergency declaration, state AG says

"It’s clear that this isn’t an emergency," Becerra said. "In the mind of Donald Trump he needs to do something to try to fulfill a campaign promise." → Read More

Fired FBI official McCabe says Justice Department considered asking Cabinet to remove Trump

The 25th Amendment says that the vice president and a majority of the Cabinet can decide the president is "unable" to fulfill the duties of the office. → Read More

Trump says the border wall will be tougher to climb than Mount Everest

"They're gonna have to be in extremely good shape to get over this one," Trump said. "They would be able to climb Mount Everest a lot easier I think." → Read More

BBC cameraman 'violently' attacked at Trump's rally in El Paso

A BBC cameraman was assaulted by a man wearing a red MAGA hat as he filmed a rally held by President Donald Trump in El Paso, Texas, on Monday. → Read More

White House 'condemns' attack on BBC cameraman at rally after Trump stoked anger toward media

A BBC cameraman was assaulted by a man wearing a red MAGA hat as he filmed a rally held by President Donald Trump in El Paso, Texas, on Monday. → Read More

Rep. Ilhan Omar 'unequivocally' apologizes for 'anti-Semitic' tweet condemned by Democratic leaders

Rep. Jerrold Nadler, D-N.Y., said Omar appeared to "traffic in old anti-Semitic tropes about Jews and money." → Read More

Trump responds to leaked schedules, says 'Executive Time' is 'a positive, not a negative'

White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney said Sunday that hope to identify the staffer who leaked Trump's schedule by the end of the week. → Read More

'This is going to get built with or without Congress,' Mulvaney says of border wall

"The president is going to build the wall," Mulvaney said on "Fox News Sunday." "But this is going to get built with or without Congress." → Read More

Amy Klobuchar heats up 2020 race with presidential campaign announcement on freezing Minneapolis afternoon

Klobuchar won re-election to a third term in 2018 with 60 percent of the vote in a state that President Donald Trump only lost by 1.5 percentage points. → Read More

GOP Rep. Gaetz calls for border wall at gun hearing, asks for Parkland dads to be removed

"If we really cared about safer streets, we would build a wall and secure the border," said Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., at a hearing on gun violence. → Read More

'An apology from the heart': Sen. Elizabeth Warren sorry for identifying as Native American

"My apology is an apology for not having been more sensitive about tribal citizenship," Warren said. "Only tribes determine tribal citizenship." → Read More

O.J. Simpson's advice to Roger Stone: 'Man up' and 'stop crying'

Simpson, who has faced his own public legal battles, was not moved by Stone's complaints about his treatment during his arrest. → Read More

Ivanka Trump has icy reaction to news of 'Ivanka Vacuuming' art exhibit

Eric Trump chided "leftists" for their "hypocrisy" in mocking "a powerful woman who has done more for women than probably anybody in Washington, D.C." → Read More

Defeating Trump is more important than issues for most Democratic voters, poll finds

At the moment, Democratic voters appear to believe former Vice President Joe Biden is best equipped to send President Donald Trump packing. → Read More

Democratic women to send political message by wearing white to State of the Union

The Democratic Women’s Working is asking members to wear white to the address as a shoutout to the voters who gave Democrats a House majority. → Read More

When, where and how to watch President Donald Trump's 2019 State of the Union address

Here is a rundown of how to watch, and what to watch for, as President Donald Trump delivers the State of the Union on Tuesday night. → Read More

Here's who lawmakers are bringing to Trump's State of the Union address

Members of Congress each get to invite one guest and they often choose their guests to make a political point. → Read More

When, where and how to watch President Donald Trump's 2019 State of the Union address

Here is a rundown of how to watch, and what to watch for, as Trump delivers the State of the Union under unprecedented circumstances. → Read More

Is Trump right that border security talks are doomed? A graveyard of past failures says likely yes

President Ronald Reagan signed a sweeping immigration deal into law in 1986. Since then, many other efforts have ended in collapse. → Read More

Democrats' opening offer in border security negotiations doesn't include money for wall

The offer included $1 billion in border tech, $502 million in humanitarian aid, 1,000 new customs agents and $150 million for new boats, and planes. → Read More