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Trump fumes about Russia investigation as nation…

President Donald Trump has kept largely silent about the Florida school shooting victims and the escalating gun control debate

Carpenter: America 'less safe' if no gun fix

On State of the Union, our panel of Bakari Sellers, Jennifer Granholm, Amanda Carpenter and Andre Bauer discuss gun control in the wake of the Parkland, FL shooting.

John Kasich Says He Doesn't Think Congress Will…

Ohio Gov. John Kasich told CNN's "State of the Union" that he doesn't think Congress will do much of anything to change the federal gun policy.

Trump Links Russia Probe To Florida School…

He suggested a failure by the FBI to investigate a tip is due to its efforts investigating Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election.

Former VP Biden mulling another run for presidency

Former Vice President Joe Biden may not be ready to give up on his White House dreams. Biden, who ran twice before _ in 1988 and again in 2008 _ has suggested to longtime foreign policy advisers he may have another run for the presidency in his future

Few states let courts take guns from people…

Just five states have laws that allow relatives or police to seek a judge's order stripping guns from people who are showing violent tendencies or signs of mental distress

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GOP donor: No money if no action on guns

Major Republican donor Al Hoffman Jr. tells CNN's Ana Cabrera that he will withhold money to candidates that do not support a ban on assault weapons.

Other Candidates May Have Been Helped By Russian…

An indictment from special counsel Robert Mueller shows Russian agents supported Bernie Sanders and eventually Jill Stein, as well as Donald Trump.

What A Trump Appointment Could Mean For This Anti…

Currently, the Office on Violence Against Women has a stand-in director but not a president-appointed one.

For Duckworth, a baby will bring down yet another…

More barriers coming down as Sen. Tammy Duckworth prepares to have a baby, turn the Senate into a mom-friendly workplace and bolster the nation's disability law

Largely silent about Florida school shooting…

President Donald Trump has kept largely silent about the Florida school shooting victims and the escalating gun control debate

LA Times: Ex-Trump aide to plead guilty

The Los Angeles Times reports that former Donald Trump aide Rick Gates has agreed to plead guilty in the Mueller probe and testify against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort. CNN's Sara Murray has more.

The Run-Up To Mitt Romney's Senate Bid Has Been…

And some of it has to do with President Donald Trump.

Why Is Mitt Romney Running For The US Senate In…

The former governor of Massachusetts actually has some deep ties to Utah.

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The Latest: Shooting survivors focus anger at…

Students who escaped the deadly school shooting in Florida are focusing their anger at President Donald Trump, contending that his response to the attack has been needlessly divisive

Clapper: Focus on guns not FBI mistake

Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper hit back at President Trump connecting the Russia probe to the FBI's failure to follow up on information about the the Parkland, Florida, school shooter, saying that congressional focus should be on guns and not the FBI.

Trump Is Reportedly Pushing For Sales Tax On…

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says President Trump "feels strongly" about applying sales tax to online purchases.

Mitt Romney Is Running For The US Senate In Utah

Romney announced his campaign in a video posted online Friday.

Pennsylvania awaits first look at court's congressional map

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court is on the cusp of imposing a new congressional district map for the state's 2018 elections, all but ensuring that Democratic prospects will improve for several seats

Ex-wife of former White House aide says Hatch has…

Ex-wife of former White House aide accused of domestic abuse says she received a letter of apology from Sen. Orrin Hatch, who had called the initial allegations 'a vile attack'

Shooting survivor: You're with us or against us

Florida shooting survivor Cameron Kasky says it's time for officials in Washington to take action on gun control.

Betsy DeVos Says States Have The 'Option' To Arm…

Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos said states "clearly have the opportunity and the option" to arm teachers in order to protect students.

Bannon Reportedly Talks To Mueller's Team, Not So…

Steve Bannon reportedly spent 20 or so hours with Robert Mueller's team but wasn't as forthcoming during his House intelligence committee interview.

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Main party candidates formally join Mexico presidential race

Three presidential candidates in Mexico have accepted the nominations of the country's main parties for the July 1 election

Facebook to verify ads with postcards after…

Facebook will soon rely on centuries-old technology to try to prevent foreign meddling in U.S. elections: the post office

Schiff: Russia meddling evidence "overwhelming"

On State of the Union, Rep. Adam Schiff discusses the indictments against 13 Russian nationals and 3 Russian companies for meddling in the 2016 election.