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The on-again, off-again relationship between President Donald Trump and Mitch McConnell

10/20/2017
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The president and the Senate majority leader held a joint press conference this week.

Duration: 00:14:28


Pentagon, FBI investigate ambush on U.S. troops in Niger

10/20/2017
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The panelists discussed the wider concerns about how families of fallen military members are comforted.

Duration: 00:24:49


Recapping Gen. John Kelly’s first few months as chief of staff

10/13/2017
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Chief of Staff John Kelly addressed his new role at a rare press conference this week.

Duration: 00:17:27


President Trump takes on the Iran deal, health care, and the Republican Party

10/13/2017
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President Trump moves to dismantle Obamacare on his own.

Duration: 00:24:53


President Trump's administration rolls back birth control access

10/6/2017
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The panelists also discussed the president's visit to Puerto Rico, where 90 percent of residents still don't have power after Hurricane Maria struck the island late last month.

Duration: 00:14:25


Gun debate returns after Las Vegas shooting

10/6/2017
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The debate about how to prevent similar events has started again in Washington after the Las Vegas shooting.

Duration: 00:24:53


Protest vs. Patriotism debate continues after President Trump's NFL comments

9/29/2017
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The panelists discuss President Trump’s criticism of the NFL and where the movement is headed.

Duration: 00:14:32


HHS Secretary Tom Price resigns, Puerto Rico slowly responds after hurricane and GOP releases tax plan

9/29/2017
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Price resigns after spending over $400K on private planes.

Duration: 00:24:49


President Trump campaigns for Sen. Luther Strange in Alabama

9/22/2017
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President Trump campaigns in Alabama.

Duration: 00:07:16


Will Republicans be able to dismantle the Affordable Care Act?

9/22/2017
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The panelists discuss the GOP’s latest healthcare efforts.

Duration: 00:24:17


President Trump’s back-and-forth response to Charlottesville

9/15/2017
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The panelists discussed the month long back-and-forth around Charlottesville.

Duration: 00:10:17


Where do President Trump's negotiations with Democrats leave the Republican Party?

9/15/2017
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The panelists discussed if another deal with Democrats could be on the horizon, along with Sen. Bernie Sanders' introduction of a single-payer insurance bill he calls "Medicare for All."

Duration: 00:24:17


Donald Trump Jr. testifies before Senate committee, Steve Bannon vs. Gary Cohn

9/8/2017
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Donald Trump’s eldest son testified before a Senate committee looking into Russian meddling this week.

Duration: 00:16:23


President Donald Trump strikes a deal with Democrats

9/8/2017
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Our panelists discussed if the president’s alliance with Democrats could spark a Republican rebellion.

Duration: 00:24:14


Washington debates funding for Hurricane Harvey recovery efforts

9/1/2017
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As Hurricane Harvey dissipates, the recovery effort in Texas is just beginning.

Duration: 00:24:45


The relationship between President Trump and Gen. John Kelly, Trump's tax plan, and collection of pay gap data stops

9/1/2017
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The panelists also discussed details of the president’s new tax plan, along with a recent White House move that’ll stop the collection of data looking at how much businesses pay workers of different genders and races.

Duration: 00:13:40


Could the 2020 presidential race see a unity ticket?

8/25/2017
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Kasich and Hickenlooper are reportedly considering joining forces for a 2020 presidential ticket.

Duration: 00:16:07


President Trump changes course in Afghanistan, battles with Republicans

8/25/2017
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The panelists discussed some of the big events during the president’s week, including his debrief to Americans about his Afghanistan strategy and a campaign-style rally in Arizona.

Duration: 00:24:15


Race in America

8/18/2017
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The panelists discuss race in America and Hope Hicks' new promotion.

Duration: 00:21:08


Steve Bannon’s out at the White House, aftermath of white nationalist protests in Charlottesville

8/18/2017
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President Donald Trump’s administration made headlines again with the exit of chief strategist Steve Bannon Friday. The panelists also discussed what led to the violence in Virginia, how elected officials responded, and where America goes next.

Duration: 00:24:15

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