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Tuesday, September 25, 2018
Ayesha Rascoe
Anti-Semitism, Trump

Trump Issues First Public Condemnation Of Anti-Semitic Incidents

The Anne Frank Center for Mutual Respect in New York, which has criticized the Trump administration repeatedly over anti-Semitism, said his comments were too little too late. “The president’s sudden acknowledgement is a Band-Aid on the cancer of anti-Semitism that has infected his own administration,” Steven Goldstein, the group’s executive director, said in a statement.

February 21, 2017

Despite Showman Reputation, Trump Fails To Book A-Listers For Inauguration

Like those who came before him, Trump will take his oath on the steps of the U.S. Capitol building and lead a parade down Pennsylvania Avenue, but there will be fewer official balls and less glitz and celebrity talent to welcome in the new president.

January 17, 2017
Trump, Russian Dossier, Intelligence Community

Angry Trump Dismisses Russian Dossier Report As ‘Phony Stuff’

President-elect Donald Trump said that U.S. intelligence agencies might have leaked a dossier of what he called “fake news” about how Russia had tried to sway his actions, saying the allegations were false. In his first formal news conference since July, Trump also slammed two news organizations for reporting unsubstantiated claims about his ties to Moscow.

January 11, 2017

Obama Says New Black History Museum Tells Story Of America

President Barack Obama on Saturday expressed hope that a new national museum showcasing the African American experience will bring Americans together at a time of racial upheaval.

September 24, 2016
Obama Administration bans Arctic drilling

Louisiana Flood: Obama To Tour Area To Assess Damage

President Barack Obama will visit Louisiana on Tuesday to assess flood damage there, days after he was criticized for not cutting short his vacation on Martha’s Vineyard to view the devastation in the Gulf Coast state.

August 23, 2016