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President Trump meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the Group of 20 summit in Hamburg, Germany, on July 7. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption

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Trump And Russia: Lots Of Talk, But Critics Say There's No Clear Strategy

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An analysis by the Congressional Budget Office released Tuesday found that ending cost-sharing reduction payments to insurers, a move that President Trump is contemplating, would raise the deficit by $194 billion over 10 years. Melina Mara/The Washington Post/Getty Images hide caption

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CBO Predicts Rise In Deficit If Trump Cuts Payments To Insurance Companies

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President Trump holds up a signed memorandum calling for a trade investigation of China at the White House on Monday. Alex Brandon/AP hide caption

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Trump Turns To 43-Year-Old 'America First' Trade Law To Pressure China

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Christopher LaMothe in Mineville, N.Y., says he hates Nazis and white supremacists, but he also thinks Black Lives Matter is just as bad. Brian Mann/North Country Public Radio hide caption

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Trump Supporter: 'He Called For Unity, I Never Saw Obama Call For Unity'

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A Deadly Aftermath Of Kenya's Election

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Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., speaks about health care on Capitol Hill on June 26. Single-payer was a major policy plank of Sanders' 2016 presidential campaign. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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Bernie Sanders Knows His Medicare-For-All Bill Won't Pass. That's Not The Point

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President Trump and Vice President Pence speak to the press on Thursday at the Trump National Golf Club in New Jersey before a security briefing. Trump said he would declare the opioid crisis a national emergency. Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Controversy has erupted in Carmel, Ind., as the city council is expected to consider $76 million in new bonds to pay for various projects, including one for a new luxury hotel, a couple new roundabouts and, this antique carousel. Arlan Ettinger/Guernsey's hide caption

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In Texas, One Republican Lawmaker Is Trying To Halt The Bathroom Bill

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President Trump announces the introduction of the Reforming American Immigration for a Strong Economy (RAISE) Act with Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark. (left), and Sen. David Perdue, R-Ga., in the Roosevelt Room at the White House on Wednesday. Getty Images hide caption

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White House senior adviser Jared Kushner speaks to reporters on Monday, July 24, 2017, after meeting on Capitol Hill behind closed doors with the Senate Intelligence Committee. Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP hide caption

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Jared Kushner Is In The Spotlight. But Is He In the Tradition Of American Nepotism?

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The Path Forward In Health Care Remains Uncertain For Both Parties

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Barbershop: Changes At The White House And What The GOP Does Next

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Sen. John McCain says defeat of the Republican plan to repeal the Affordable Care Act is a chance for a fresh start. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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The Presidential Pardon Power: What Are Its Limits?

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Reaction To Trump's Plan To Ban Transgender People From The Military

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Trump Says Transgender People Will Be Banned From Military

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Sessions Has Long Shown Unwavering Support For Trump

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Victim Of San Antonio Migrant Smuggling Had Been Deported

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