Scott Detrow

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Donald Trump To Be Sworn In As The 45th U.S. President

Friday, January 20, 2017

President-elect Trump and his family on Friday morning will travel with the Obama family from the White House to the Capitol for the swearing-in ceremony. The inaugural address will be given by noon.

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Inauguration Day: Peaceful Transition Of Power

Friday, January 20, 2017

Once again, the world will watch the peaceful transition of power in the U.S. Donald Trump will be sworn in as the 45th president. That has brought jubilation in conservative America.

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Trump To Deliver Inaugural Address Shortly Before Noon

Friday, January 20, 2017

Donald Trump's inaugural address is expected to take place in the middle of a full day of events. He says his speech could have far reaching effects.

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Dozens Of Democrats Plan To Skip Trump Inauguration

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Dozens of Democrats in the House of Representatives plan to boycott the inauguration of Donald Trump after the president-elect hit back at Rep. John Lewis, who said his election was not legitimate.

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Democrats Rally For Affordable Care Act With 'Day Of Action'

Sunday, January 15, 2017

Senator Bernie Sanders and Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer try to mobilize grassroots support to save Obamacare from GOP repeal. They rallied as part of Democrats' so-called "Day of Action."

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Democrats Rally In Dozens Of Cities To Oppose Obamacare Repeal

Sunday, January 15, 2017

Just days after Congressional Republicans took the first major step toward repealing the Affordable Care Act, Sen. Bernie Sanders headlined Democratic opposition at a rally in Michigan.

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Democrats Hope Sunday Obamacare Rallies Can Help Them Regain Momentum

Sunday, January 15, 2017

Congressional Democrats are organizing what they call a "Day of Action," with events scheduled from California to Illinois to Maine. Sen. Bernie Sanders is among the key organizers.

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Democrats Hold Rallies Across Country To Fight GOP Efforts To Repeal Obamacare

Friday, January 13, 2017

Democrats will hold rallies across the country to protest the GOP agenda aimed at dismantling the Affordable Care Act. Sen. Bernie Sanders is playing a central role as he leads party outreach.

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Rex Tillerson Pressed On Views On Russia Relations In Confirmation Hearing

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

The former Exxon Mobil CEO appeared before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, where he faced tough questions about his business dealings with many countries, including Russia.

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How Democrats Are Using Confirmation Hearings To Attack Trump

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Democrats are utilizing confirmation hearings to attack the president-elect's words and positions, which could continue today as Secretary of State-designate Rex Tillerson faces questions on Russia.

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Biden Chides Democrats During Formal Counting Of Electoral Votes

Saturday, January 07, 2017

In a ceremony marking the end of the 2016 presidential election, some Democrats objected to the official Electoral College tally. But Vice President Joe Biden stopped them, saying, "It is over."

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Obama Meets With Democrats On Capitol Hill In Health Care Showdown

Wednesday, January 04, 2017

President Obama went to Capitol Hill to meet with House and Senate Democrats and strategize to protect the Affordable Care Act, as Republicans look to dismantle the law as their top priority.

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Deal Or Disrupt? Congressional Democrats Weigh 2017 Choices

Friday, December 30, 2016

Democrats in Washington will be at their weakest point in more than a decade next year. The minority party is weighing whether to cut deals with Donald Trump or try to block his agenda.

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Russian Hacking Allegations Will Follow Trump Into The White House

Friday, December 30, 2016

President-elect Trump urged the country to "move on" after the Obama administration retaliated against Russia for hacking during the campaign. He'll meet with top intelligence officials next week.

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Trump Reverses Obama Criticism, Touts New Jobs In Brief Remarks

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

The president-elect announced plans for the creation of 8,000 jobs in the U.S. tied to the Japanese firm SoftBank, which pledged big investments in American jobs after Trump was elected.

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Trump Expected To Deliver Economic Message

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

President-elect Donald Trump has been taking credit for good economic news since his election. Robert Siegel talks with NPR's Scott Detrow about the strong economy Trump is inheriting.

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Facing Criticism, Eric Trump Will Stop Actively Fundraising For His Foundation

Thursday, December 22, 2016

The multiple fundraising attempts raised ethical questions because they appeared to offer direct access to members of President-elect Donald Trump's inner circle in exchange for donations.

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Donald Trump Secures Electoral College Win, With Few Surprises

Monday, December 19, 2016

The Electoral College gathered in 50 states to formalize results of last month's election amid increased scrutiny. Despite pressure on Trump electors, more defected from Clinton than the Republican.

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Electors Cast Votes To Officially Name Nation's Next President

Monday, December 19, 2016

The electors cast their votes for president Monday — a formality that usually goes unnoticed. But because of Donald Trump's election victory, the process is getting a lot more attention.

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Obama Warns Trump Against Relying On Executive Power

Monday, December 19, 2016

The president tells NPR that Donald Trump should work through Congress, and says if the new president overturns his own executive actions, "that's part of the democratic process."

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