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Four key moments from police officers’ Capitol Hill riot testimonies
Capitol Police Sergeant Aquilino Gonell wipes away tear while giving evidence
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Four key moments from police officers’ Capitol Hill riot testimonies

Cop tells inquiry he thought he was ‘going to die’ during deadly demonstration
28 Jul 2021
How can Joe Biden solve the US-Mexican border problem?
US border guards with a group of detained migrants
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How can Joe Biden solve the US-Mexican border problem?

President angers Republicans by ditching Trump-era migrant cap
5 May 2021
US election 2020: Joe Biden wins the White House
Then-Democratic candidate Joe Biden address supporters while votes were being counted across the US
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US election 2020: Joe Biden wins the White House

Democrat takes Pennsylvania to clinch victory over Donald Trump
7 Nov 2020
Can Joe Biden do the impossible and win Texas?
Joe Biden campaigning in Texas
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Can Joe Biden do the impossible and win Texas?

Former vice president targets traditionally Republican state with $6m ad spend
12 Oct 2020
What exactly are Donald Trump and Joe Biden’s policies?
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What exactly are Donald Trump and Joe Biden’s policies?

The two candidates are pushing radically different agendas amid all the name-calling and campaign chaos
9 Oct 2020
What would four more years of Donald Trump look like?
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What would four more years of Donald Trump look like?

Republican National Convention eschews official policy platform - so what is the sitting president’s plan for America?
26 Aug 2020
What do the Democrat election victories mean for Trump?
Andy Beshaer, Kentucky, US
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What do the Democrat election victories mean for Trump?

Opposition wins in Virginia and Kentucky spell trouble for president ahead of next year’s election
6 Nov 2019

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Instant Opinion: Tories may win the election but lose soul
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Instant Opinion: Tories may win the election but lose soul

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Monday 30 September
30 Sep 2019
US Republicans back post-Brexit trade deal
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US Republicans back post-Brexit trade deal

More than 40 senators offer major boost to Boris Johnson as fears of impact on UK food standards and NHS grow
5 Aug 2019
Can Donald Trump win the 2020 election? The odds and polls
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Can Donald Trump win the 2020 election? The odds and polls

Incumbent to officially launch his re-election campaign ahead of crowded Democratic primaries
18 Jun 2019
Democrats fracture over 9/11 row
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Democrats fracture over 9/11 row

2020 presidential contenders face ‘litmus test’ over Trump’s video of Congresswomen Ilhan Omar’s comments
15 Apr 2019
Could Donald Trump be impeached?
Donald Trump repeatedly pressed for invasion of Venezuela
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Could Donald Trump be impeached?

Explosive testimony from ex-lawyer Michael Cohen threatens to kick-start legal proceedings against president
27 Feb 2019
US shutdown now longest in history
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US shutdown now longest in history

Donald Trump and Republicans blamed by majority of Americans as stand-off shows no end in sight
14 Jan 2019
Over-65s ‘seven times more likely’ to share fake news online
Social media giants set to reveal extent of Russian election interference
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Over-65s ‘seven times more likely’ to share fake news online

Survey finds almost one in ten Facebook users may have spread false or misleading content during 2016 US election
10 Jan 2019
What the US midterms results mean: five key takeaways
Nancy Pelosi
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What the US midterms results mean: five key takeaways

Democrats regain control of the House but Republicans tighten grip on Senate on the back of Trump support
7 Nov 2018
The five most racist political ads
Luis Bracamontes, Advert, Republican, Donald Trump
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The five most racist political ads

Donald Trump is accused of stoking racism with new midterm ad, but he’s not the first to cause controversy
2 Nov 2018
What is Blexit?
Kanye West
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What is Blexit?

Kanye West has designed a new clothing line in support of the political movement
29 Oct 2018
Who wrote the Donald Trump editorial?
The White House
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Who wrote the Donald Trump editorial?

With the president on the war path, The Week looks at the most likely culprits
7 Sep 2018
Would Donald Trump ever accept election defeat?
Donald Trump at a rally in Nashville, Tennessee
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Would Donald Trump ever accept election defeat?

President warns of left-wing ‘violence’ if Republicans lose control of Congress in November
30 Aug 2018
How far could Trump’s war against the media go?
Donald Trump through a camera lens
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How far could Trump’s war against the media go?

Almost half of Republicans think US president has right to shut down news outlets
9 Aug 2018
Gun controls win over Republicans with small majorities
Anti-gun protests have rocked Washington since February's Parkland school shooting
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Gun controls win over Republicans with small majorities

Lawmakers in swing states are giving up decades of party orthodoxy on gun ownership
8 Mar 2018
Nazi to become Republican candidate for Congress
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Nazi to become Republican candidate for Congress

White supremacist Art Jones says the Holocaust is ‘the biggest lie in history’
5 Feb 2018
Could Donald Trump be impeached?
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Could Donald Trump be impeached?

Washington may not like using the word, but with six Democrats out to get him, the US President could be in trouble
16 Nov 2017
Republican senator blasts ‘reckless, outrageous’ Trump
Jeff Flake launched attack on Donald Trump during retirement announcement
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Republican senator blasts ‘reckless, outrageous’ Trump

Arizona politician is the latest member of the GOP to quit rather than serve under the US President
25 Oct 2017
Twitter reacts to Obama and Bush’s rebukes of Trump
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Twitter reacts to Obama and Bush’s rebukes of Trump

At separate events in the US, both former presidents made ‘thinly veiled’ comments aimed at Trump
20 Oct 2017
Trumpcare vs Obamacare: What's the difference?
American Health Care Act protest
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Trumpcare vs Obamacare: What's the difference?

What will change now the Republicans have passed the American Health Care Act through the House of Representatives?
5 May 2017
Who is Kellyanne Conway and what are her biggest gaffes?
Kellyanne Conway
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Who is Kellyanne Conway and what are her biggest gaffes?

Donald Trump's adviser in the spotlight again after putting her feet up on an Oval Office sofa
1 Mar 2017
Who is Rex Tillerson? From Exxon chief to secretary of state
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Who is Rex Tillerson? From Exxon chief to secretary of state

Donald Trump appears to dismiss concerns of energy leader's 'too-cosy' relationship with Putin
13 Dec 2016
Donald Trump's policies: Which ones will he stick to?
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Donald Trump's policies: Which ones will he stick to?

America's next president made many outlandish pledges on his campaign trail but will he keep to them?
14 Nov 2016
Facebook denies censoring conservative topics
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Facebook denies censoring conservative topics

Social giant accused of manipulating its 'Trending' news sidebar to remove right-wing stories
10 May 2016
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