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Top Republicans join Obama in condemning Trump’s words

The presumptive GOP nominee continues his insinuations about the president and Islam.

Ryan unveils anti-poverty proposal as part of election-year policy agenda

The lack of specific policy prescriptions may open Ryan up to criticism from the left, but it also reduces the risk that any of the proposals could be rejected by Donald Trump who has said very little about specific anti-poverty measures.

Republicans stand divided as Trump rewrites post-terror playbook

Previous terror attacks on the American homeland have brought parties together, not driven them apart.

Meet Rob Bishop, the man who might have saved Puerto Rico

Bishop chairs the Natural Resources Committee and is known for his dry wit and closet full of three-piece suits.

Trump says remarks about federal judge’s Mexican heritage were ‘misconstrued’

Mogul’s ethnicity-based attack roils the Republican Party, prompting one senator to rescind his support.

Ryan says Trump’s attacks on judge fit ‘the textbook definition of a racist comment’

But Ryan said he would continue to back the presumptive Republican nominee in the presidential race.

Ryan to unveil anti-poverty proposal as part of election-year agenda project

The plan outlines problems with the welfare system and broad ideas for how to fix them.

Trump increasingly alone in defending his racial attacks on Latino federal judge

GOP lawmakers scurry for cover, though many still plan to support Trump in November.

Donald Trump’s attacks on judge once again put GOP lawmakers in a bind

Trump’s recent transition to presumptive presidential nominee has not made life any easier for GOP lawmakers.

The biggest question in Florida politics: ‘Is Rubio running or what?’

It’s consuming Florida politicos and the five GOP candidates running to replace the Florida senator.

House fetal tissue panel sharpens focus on California firm, demands HHS probe

GOP chairwoman wants federal investigation of StemExpress, an emerging target for antiabortion activists.

Inside Democrats’ Trump-fueled scramble to take back the House

Democrats say the House is in play: ‘Donald Trump has been our best recruiting tool.’

How Paul Ryan thinks about Donald Trump

Peter Wehner, a personal and ideological compatriot of Ryan’s for two decades, on the future of the Trump-Ryan relationship.

Congress leaves town with no Zika resolution, lengthy negotiations ahead

Despite warnings from public health officials, Zika deal stuck in budget fight.

Sen. Orrin Hatch reacts to meeting with Merrick Garland before it occurs

The publishing snafu underscores how little traction Democrats have won with their slippery-slope Supreme Court strategy.

Paul Ryan says he will not be rushed into a Trump endorsement

Ryan has only grown more isolated since declaring he was “just not ready” to back the New York businessman.

A hundred days later, White House isn’t giving up on replacing Antonin Scalia

White House-backed group is highlighting calls from Republican voters in latest campaign for Merrick Garland’s confirmation.

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