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  1. Rep. McHenry filling in as House whip at crucial time

    06.19 / 21:46 thehill.com Thehill.com - Politics
    The North Carolina Republican has stepped in after last week's shooting of Rep. Steve…
  2. Trump calls out Ossoff for living outside of Georgia district

    06.19 / 20:49 thehill.com Thehill.com - Politics
    President Trump on Monday called out Democrat Jon Ossoff for living outside of the sixth Congressional district in Georgia where he is running for a House…
  3. Spicer interviewing replacements for press secretary role: report

    06.19 / 20:49 thehill.com Thehill.com - Politics
    White House press secretary Sean Spicer could be moving into a different role within the White House, according to new…
  4. Warren demands removal of Wells Fargo board members: report

    06.19 / 19:52 thehill.com Thehill.com - Politics
    Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) called Monday for the removal of a dozen Wells Fargo board members over the controversy involving fraudulently opened accounts, according…
  5. CNN's Acosta: Spicer is 'kind of useless'

    06.19 / 19:52 thehill.com Thehill.com - Politics
    CNN White House Correspondent Jim Acosta on Monday said White House press secretary Sean Spicer is "just kind of useless" as tensions continue to escalate between the Trump administration and the press…
  6. White House reporters fume over off-camera briefings

    06.19 / 19:52 thehill.com Thehill.com - Politics
    The White House press corps vented frustration Monday with press secretary Sean Spicer for conducting off-camera briefings in place of the usual publicly broadcast briefings.Spicer conducted an off-camera…
  7. White House declines to say directly that Trump has confidence in Rosenstein

    06.19 / 19:52 thehill.com Thehill.com - Politics
    The top White House spokesman on Monday did not directly answer a question about whether President Trump supports Rod Rosenstein amid speculation that the deputy attorney general may have to recuse himself from…
  8. White House dodges on Trump's confidence in Rosenstein

    06.19 / 18:47 thehill.com Thehill.com - Politics
    The top White House spokesman on Monday did not directly answer a question about whether President Trump supports Rod Rosenstein amid speculation the deputy attorney general may have to recuse himself from overseeing an…
  9. White House looks to tamp down tensions with Russia over Syria

    06.19 / 18:47 thehill.com Thehill.com - Politics
    The White House responded Monday to Moscow's threat to treat planes in the U.S.-led coalition in Syria as targets, saying the escalating rhetoric over Syria is unhelpful and that the U.S. preserves the right to defend…
  10. Supreme Court strikes down state law barring sex offenders from Facebook

    06.19 / 17:42 thehill.com Thehill.com - Politics
    The Supreme Court struck down a North Carolina law Monday that bans registered sex offenders from accessing Facebook and other social media websites.The court ruled 8-0 that the law impermissibly restricts lawful s…
  11. Cuba blasts Trump policy: 'We will never negotiate under pressure'

    06.19 / 17:42 thehill.com Thehill.com - Politics
    "Cuba will not make concessions that harm its sovereignty," said Cuba's foreign…
  12. The Hill's 12:30 Report

    06.19 / 16:44 thehill.com Thehill.com - Politics
    Sign up to receive the 12:30 Report right to your inbox: http://bit.ly/2kjMNnn --> A midday take on what's happening in politics a…
  13. Erick Erickson: Political left is becoming the American ISIS

    06.19 / 16:44 thehill.com Thehill.com - Politics
    "We should start talking about secession," he…
  14. Megyn Kelly's Alex Jones interview a ratings flop

    06.19 / 15:48 thehill.com Thehill.com - Politics
    Megyn Kelly's controversial interview with Alex Jones ended up a distant third in the network ratings race during its first half hour on Sunday night.According to early Nielsen data, the first 30 minutes NBC's…
  15. Chaffetz: Trump administration 'almost worse' than Obama's

    06.19 / 14:50 thehill.com Thehill.com - Politics
    After relinquishing the House Oversight Committee gavel this month, Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) said he thinks the Trump administration isn't any better about government transparency than the Obama…
  16. Supreme Court to consider Wisconsin gerrymandering case

    06.19 / 14:50 thehill.com Thehill.com - Politics
    It's the first partisan gerrymandering case before the court in…
  17. Poll: Most Americans trust US government to protect them against terror attack

    06.19 / 13:52 thehill.com Thehill.com - Politics
    Seventy percent trust the U.S. government "a great deal" or "a fair amount" on the…
  18. Apple CEO likely to talk immigration, encryption at White House: report

    06.19 / 13:52 thehill.com Thehill.com - Politics
    Apple CEO Tim Cook will likely address issues like immigration and encryption Monday during his White House meeting for "Technology Week,"…
  19. Dem Rep.: President’s tweets ‘uncertain and confusing’

    06.19 / 12:47 thehill.com Thehill.com - Politics
    Rep. Jim Himes (D-Conn.) characterized President Trump's tweets on his past conversations with ousted FBI Director James Comey and probe into Russian election meddling as "uncertain and confusing" on Monday.Himes…
  20. Conway: Congress should be thinking about 'solutions' instead of midterms

    06.19 / 12:47 thehill.com Thehill.com - Politics
    White House counselor Kellyanne Conway slammed Congress on Monday, saying members should stop thinking about midterm elections and focus on "solutions.""They shouldn't be thinking about next year's midterm…