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John Wagner

Washington Post

Annapolis, MD, United States

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Recent articles by John:

Mueller report fallout: Trump, Russia, others react to Barr summary

A fierce debate continued Monday about the implications of a report that cleared Trump of coordinating with Russia during the 2016 presidential campaign. → Read More

Udall announces he won’t seek another term representing New Mexico

The two-term senator said he wants to find “new ways to serve” his state and country. → Read More

Trump repeats claims that Democrats are ‘anti-Israel’ and ‘anti-Jewish’ ahead of Netanyahu visit

The president’s remarks drew a swift rebuke from a Democratic Jewish group, which said he was treating Jews like “political pawns.” → Read More

Giuliani spreads misleading video alleging Ilhan Omar took classes in terrorism

Omar talks about her time at college in the 2013 video before she was elected to Congress. → Read More

‘Witch Hunt Report Attached’: As Washington awaits Mueller’s findings, Trump uses the occasion to raise money

The president’s reelection campaign defiantly sent an email to supporters seeking donations. → Read More

Kellyanne Conway says she won’t take her husband’s advice to resign

The White House counselor spoke during a morning television interview about her husband’s ongoing spat with the president. → Read More

Think tank bearing McCain’s name releases ‘fact sheet’ rebutting Trump’s criticisms

The document produced by the McCain Institute does not mention the president by name but comes after days of withering criticism. → Read More

Trump to host Netanyahu at White House next week as the Israeli leader faces reelection

The U.S. president will welcome the embattled Israeli leader just weeks before he’s on the ballot next month. → Read More

‘I don’t have an answer for that’: Rep. Steve King sidesteps when asked if a white society is superior

The comments by the Iowa Republican at a town hall meeting followed a series of controversies involving race. → Read More

‘Husband from hell!’: Trump escalates feud with spouse of Kellyanne Conway

In a morning tweet, the president took fresh aim at George Conway, a conservative lawyer who has questioned his mental fitness. → Read More

‘A total loser!’: Trump lashes out at George Conway, who has been questioning his mental health

In a morning tweet, the president took aim at the husband of White House counselor Kellyanne Conway, one of his senior aides. → Read More

‘I was never a fan of John McCain, and I never will be’: Trump lashes out at the late senator from the Oval Office

During a meeting with Brazil’s leader, the U.S. president continued to attack McCain, who died of brain cancer seven months ago. → Read More

‘A pathetic life’: Meghan McCain escalates her pushback against Trump

During Monday’s episode of “The View,” the daughter of the late senator John McCain said the president will “never be a great man.” → Read More

‘So Ridiculous!’: Trump accuses the media of trying to blame him for New Zealand shootings

After a spate of tweets on other subjects over the weekend, the president turned on Monday to the mosque massacres. → Read More

Keith Ellison says ‘objective evidence’ suggests Trump is sympathetic toward white nationalists

The attorney general from Minnesota, the first Muslim elected to Congress, pointed to past statements and actions by the president. → Read More

Trump attacks Joe Biden as ‘another low I.Q. individual’

In a morning tweet, the president referenced a gaffe made by the former vice president — and likely presidential candidate — at a fundraising dinner. → Read More

Kellyanne Conway dismisses her husband’s concerns that Trump’s mental health is deteriorating

In a series of tweets Monday, George Conway suggested that the president could be suffering from “narcissistic personality disorder” and “antisocial personality disorder.” → Read More

Trump plugs pro-GOP Jewish group shortly after condemning New Zealand mosque attacks

The timing of a presidential tweet drew flak from some who said it wasn’t a morning to be encouraging division. → Read More

Jeb Bush says Trump should face a Republican primary challenger

The former Florida governor and 2016 presidential candidate said the party deserves a choice. → Read More

Trump offers U.S. assistance after ‘horrible massacre’ in New Zealand

In a tweet, the president said “49 innocent people have so senselessly died.” → Read More