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AP FACT CHECK: Trump inflates jobs improvement for veterans

Friday  01:40,   16 november 2018

President Donald Trump is spinning a tale regarding the number of jobs he's provided for military veterans.At a veterans' event Thursday, he said the unemployment rate for former service members is its best in 21 years. He's not even close. It's... >>>

Deadlines looming in pivotal, rancorous Florida recounts

Thursday  11:05,   15 november 2018

Florida's bumpy election recount reaches a pivotal point Thursday as most counties across the state complete reviews that could determine the next senator and governor in one of America's top political battlegrounds. Barring a dramatic last minute... >>>

Judge rules some absentee ballots must be counted in Georgia gubernatorial election

Thursday  06:25,   15 november 2018

A federal judge ruled Wednesday that the results of Georgia's gubernatorial race cannot be certified until certain absentee ballots have been counted. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) {... >>>

RECAP: President Trump’s Interview With The Daily Caller

Thursday  06:25,   15 november 2018

President Donald Trump sat down for a wide-ranging interview Wednesday with The Daily Caller to cover the immediate policy future of his tenure since the end of the... >>>

The Latest: Judge rules on requests by Abrams campaign

Thursday  05:25,   15 november 2018

The Latest on the still unresolved election for Georgia governor (all times local):9:15 p.m.A federal judge has ruled that Georgia's election results must not be certified until the secretary of state has confirmed that certain absentee ballots have >>>

Trump incorrectly claims you need to show ID to buy cereal in latest push for tight voter ID laws

Wednesday  23:45,   14 november 2018

President Donald Trump wrongly suggested that buying cereal requires shoppers to present identification cards — and therefore so should... >>>

Bogus Voter Fraud Claims

Wednesday  01:05,   14 november 2018

With votes continuing to be counted in very close elections in Florida, Georgia and Arizona, President Donald Trump and some other Republicans have been crying foul, making false and misleading claims of supposed election fraud perpetrated by... >>>

The White House is changing its tune on why it yanked Jim Acosta’s press pass

Wednesday  00:20,   14 november 2018

The White House initially accused Acosta of what amounted to assault. Now, in the face of a lawsuit, it says the pass was revoked because Acosta wouldn't yield the... >>>

Rick Scott is attending freshman orientation before all the votes are counted. Is that normal?

Tuesday  22:55,   13 november 2018

There is no recent precedent for... >>>

Final count delayed, Georgia election turns to the courts

Tuesday  22:05,   13 november 2018

Georgia's still undecided race for governor will remain in legal limbo for several more days after a federal court put the brakes on final certification of the vote totals in one of the nation's hottest midterm matchups.... >>>

Trump, Pence miss Veterans Day observance at Arlington Cemetery

Tuesday  00:18,   13 november 2018

President Trump is spending Monday at the White House and had no plans to visit Arlington National Cemetery in northern Virginia as America observes the Veterans Day holiday. The White House announced a so-called travel lid at 10 a.m. ET, meaning... >>>

Former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen visits Washington to talk to special counsel Robert Mueller's team

Tuesday  00:15,   13 november 2018

Michael Cohen has repeatedly met with Robert Mueller's team since since pleading guilty in August to federal criminal charges. Those charges include campaign contribution violations related to a $130,000 hush-money payment to porn star Stormy... >>>

Fact-checking Trump's false claims about Arizona and Florida elections

Tuesday  00:00,   13 november 2018

President Donald Trump has made several false claims about the ballot-counting processes in both Florida and Arizona in recent days. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) {... >>>

Dozens of Dems mulling White House campaigns, as wide-open 2020 contest ramps up

Monday  23:32,   12 november 2018

At least three dozen Democrats are believed to be preparing for a possible bid to take on President Trump in 2020 — more than double the crowded field of 17 Republican candidates who fought in 2016 for the chance to face then-President... >>>

Step right up: The recount circus has come back to Florida

Monday  19:30,   12 november 2018

From pro-Trump protesters to swarming lawyers to paper jams, the latest ballot counting isn't making the state look any better than the last... >>>