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Monday, December 11, 2017

Cabinet confirmation hearings: What to expect this week

With President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration just 11 days away, a spate of his top Cabinet nominees are about to undergo their confirmation hearings in the Senate this week. Congress can’t officially confirm Mr. Trump’s nominees until after he’s sworn in, but they can hold hearings to...

Bill and Hillary Clinton to attend Trump Inauguration

Falling in line with tradition, Bill and Hillary Clinton plan to attend Donald Trump's inauguration. It's a decision that will put Hillary Clinton on the inaugural platform as her bitter rival from the 2016 campaign assumes the office she long sought. The Clintons announced their...

GUIDE TO THE 2017 PRESIDENTIAL INAUGURATION

We’ve compiled all the dos and don’ts for the U.S. Presidential Inauguration to make it easy for you to enjoy the celebration. There are few events that you can plan on attending that are guaranteed to go down in history. The President’s swearing-in ceremony is...

Trump readies war room to defend cabinet picks

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Donald Trump’s transition team is taking zero chances with the president-elect’s Cabinet picks, assembling a “war room” to promote their strengths and fend off criticism before next month’s confirmation hearings. The transition team has recruited dozens of Republican public relations veterans and policy experts to...

Donald Trump’s Cabinet a boon for conservatives

Donald Trump might have been a conservative hiding in plain sight this whole time. The President-elect, who ran on populism rather than ideology and was once viewed as a political apostate by many conservatives, might represent the movement's most significant governing moment since Ronald Reagan. Trump...

Donald Trump Confirmed President! (VIDEO)

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Donald J. Trump was confirmed as president-elect today by members of the Electoral College, winning at least 304 electoral votes. Texas put Trump over the top as it cast its vote after 5PM ET today. 304 is likely to be Trump's final number, as...

‘Faithless’ Clinton elector votes Native activist Faith Spotted Eagle

The first Electoral College presidential vote ever for a Native American went to Faith Spotted Eagle. The activist and Dakota Access Pipeline protester won the support of an elector who had previously pledged to support Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton. After winning Washington state in the...

Electors start voting to officially pick Donald Trump as President

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The real voting for the White House is now underway. At 10 a.m. Monday, members of the Electoral College began casting their ballots in state capitals across the nation to make Donald Trump's victory official. By 2 p.m., 30 states had voted so far, with...

Electoral College set to make Trump’s win official (VIDEO)

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The 538 members of the Electoral College are set on Monday to make President-elect Donald Trump's victory official. In all 50 state capitals and the District of Columbia, electors -- chosen by the state parties of the candidate who carried their state, Trump or Hillary...

Trump vs. Congress on Russian hacking

The president-elect calls intelligence reports of election meddling ‘ridiculous.’ But prominent senators from both parties disagree. Influential senators from both parties amplified calls for an independent investigation of Russian meddling in the U.S. election, setting up a clash with President-elect Donald Trump over U.S. policy...