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What does he want in return for endorsing Hillary Clinton? And is he realistic in thinking he can get it?
Led by Senator Christopher S. Murphy, dozens of Democrats talked into early Thursday about the need for stricter gun laws in the wake of Orlando, Fla.
Hillary Clinton’s more aggressive stance is just one of several policy differences that could create challenges as the president begins campaigning for her.
The government disclosed the transcripts, from military hearings of former C.I.A. prisoners, in response to a lawsuit by the American Civil Liberties Union.
After a stream of incendiary comments by the presumed presidential nominee, lawmakers run, walk or contort themselves.
The Oversight and Government Reform Committee recommended that the House censure John A. Koskinen, accusing him of betraying the trust of Congress and the public.
A ban on Muslim immigrants and a border wall would not have stopped the attack in Orlando, Fla., Mrs. Clinton said in rebuking what she called Mr. Trump’s “reckless ideas.”
Mr. Trump said he would not go to Pyongyang, but if the North Korean leader came to Washington, he would meet with him — but without the traditional state dinner.
A Chinese official warned that a meeting between the American president and the exiled Tibetan spiritual leader would “undermine mutual trust and cooperation” between the two countries.
President Obama denounced Donald Trump for playing to the nation’s worst fears, and Hillary Clinton painted him as something of an oddball.
At a Manhattan conference that attracted 29 future candidates from around the country, speakers stressed connecting with voters.
Mr. Trump said that Hillary Clinton’s policies on immigration would not help gay Americans.
The policy shift, which is not included in the House’s version of a broader military bill, reflects the evolving role of American women in the Armed Services.
A Senate report says no board members explicitly backed the chamber’s campaign against antismoking laws and curbs on global warming.
Just days after the Orlando shootings, an appropriations bill covering law enforcement became the latest vehicle for partisan wrangling over proposed gun-sale restrictions.
Now that Hillary Clinton has effectively won the Democratic nomination, many of her young supporters can change their status update.
The A.C.L.U. of Ohio sued the city, saying that it was violating demonstrators’ free speech rights with rules for next month’s Republican National Convention.
Some of the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee’s proposals could help lift employment, but her focus seems to be anachronistic.
The president said statements by Mr. Trump, the presumptive Republican presidential nominee, recalled the darkest days in American history.
John A. Koskinen became the nation’s top tax collector in 2013 to steady an agency rattled by political upheaval, but critics say he has obstructed justice and misled Congress.