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Where the VP contenders stand on Trump’s biggest issue: From the Politics Desk

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Amanda Smith

Welcome to the online version of From the Politics Desk, an evening newsletter that brings you the NBC News Politics team’s latest ...

Trump falsely claims US justice department was ready to kill him

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Amanda Smith

On social media and in a Tuesday fundraising email, Donald Trump raised an alarming concern. The Department of Justice, he said, was ...

Congress aims to overhaul presidential ethics rules with a plan led by an unlikely pair of lawmakers

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Amanda Smith

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bipartisan legislation introduced in the House on Wednesday would require presidents and vice presidents to publicly disclose tax returns ...

Senate set to confirm 200th federal judge under Biden as Democrats surpass Trump’s pace

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Amanda Smith

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate is set to confirm the 200th federal judge of President Joe Biden‘s tenure on Wednesday, about a ...

No. 2 US House Republican mulls tying border policy to tax bill next year

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Amanda Smith

By David Morgan WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. congressional Republicans would aim to pass a slew of tax, border and economic policies through ...

The campaign shakeup Biden needed

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Amanda Smith

Whatever happens in the first debate between President Joe Biden and former President Donald Trump, it’s guaranteed to be among the most ...

Biden is honoring Kenya with state visit as the East African nation prepares to send police to Haiti

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Amanda Smith

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden is welcoming Kenyan President William Ruto to the White House for a three-day state visit as ...

Biden to secure 200th judicial confirmation as election looms

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Amanda Smith

By Nate Raymond (Reuters) – President Joe Biden is set to secure U.S. Senate confirmation of his 200th appointment to the federal ...

Kentucky primary election results are in. Takeaways after voting

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Amanda Smith

Primary races decided Tuesday night around Kentucky have set the table for the general election in November. While no U.S. congressional incumbents ...

Female White House chef duo has dished up culinary diplomacy at state dinners for nearly a decade

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Amanda Smith

WASHINGTON (AP) — A house-cured smoked salmon, red grapefruit, avocado and cucumber starter. Dry-aged rib eye beef in a sesame sabayon sauce. ...