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Biden’s first 100 days live updates: WH faces questions on child immigration policy

Official White House Photo by Adam SchultzBy MICHELLE STODDART, LAUREN KING and KATE PASTOR, ABC News(WASHINGTON) — This is Day 37 of the administration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris.Here is how the hearing is unfolding. All times Eastern: Feb 24, 6:30 pmBiden reverses Trump proclamation restricting immigration during pandemicBiden has reversed…read more »

Funding behind ‘Stop the Steal’ movement shrouded in mystery

artpipi/iStockBy SOO RIN KIM, ABC News(WASHINGTON) — As lawmakers and investigators dig into the roots of the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection, the question of who funded one of the galvanizing forces behind pro-Trump efforts to challenge election results remains shrouded in mystery.The nationwide “Stop the Steal” movement represented one of the most vocal efforts to…read more »

Acting Capitol Police chief admits ‘internal challenges’ during Jan 6. response

uschools/iStockBy LUKE BARR, ABC News(WASHINGTON) — In prepared testimony she’s set to deliver Thursday before the House Appropriations Committee, the acting U.S. Capitol Police chief defends the actions of her department on Jan. 6, but admits the force was “overwhelmed by thousands of insurrectionists” who made it inside the Capitol and had “internal challenges” as…read more »

Biden’s first 100 days live updates: Biden facing first potential nomination defeat

Official White House Photo by Adam SchultzBy MICHELLE STODDART, LAUREN KING and KATE PASTOR, ABC News(WASHINGTON) — This is Day 37 of the administration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris.Here is how the hearing is unfolding. All times Eastern: Feb 24, 4:17 pmManchin to support Haaland confirmationEnergy and Natural Resources Committee Chairman…read more »

Awkward moment as House Republican leaders clash over Trump speaking at CPAC

Al Drago/Getty ImagesBy BENJAMIN SIEGEL, ABC News(WASHINGTON) — Former President Donald Trump and his future with the GOP was the subject of an awkward clash Wednesday between two House Republican leaders.House GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy was unequivocal when asked if Trump should be speaking this Sunday at CPAC, the Conservative Political Action Conference — the…read more »

Democratic leader says AG may look at Trump in Capitol riot probe

Al Drago/Getty ImagesBy MEG CUNNINGHAM, ABC News(WASHINGTON) — Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin, D-Ill., said he believes President Joe Biden’s nominee for attorney general could look into conspiracy charges surrounding former President Donald Trump’s potential involvement in the Jan. 6 Capitol riot.“Certainly we know that the activities of this group, this mob, this insurrection are…read more »

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