Even compliments from the president can come laced with a barb or belittling joke.

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As a result, immigrants are less likely to report crime.

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We dig into two dueling claims about the impact of voter ID laws in Wisconsin and Kansas on the 2016 and 2014 elections, respectively.

Budget cuts would hit anti-discrimination divisions throughout cabinet departments.

A Texas Republican called ICE on protesters. Then lawmakers started to scuffle.

Texas Democrats accused a Republican of threatening to shoot one of them, after calling ICE agents to demand that protesters be deported.

How to survive talking politics on Memorial Day

Trump was accused of not bothering to get a translation of his European allies’ words. Fake news!

There were the leaders of Germany, Tunisia and Niger — translation headphones strapped to their heads. And there was Trump, naked-eared, appearing to stare uncomprehendingly at a bottle.

Since the civil rights movement, the Labor Department's compliance office has had the big job of auditing government contractors to ensure they're taking steps to promote diversity and not discriminate. Now the Trump administration is proposing to disband it.

The Washington Post's Philip Rucker and Ashley Parker explain how President Trump receives his daily intelligence briefing, and the techniques briefers use to give the president information.

Trump likes his briefings to be concise and conversational, and “killer graphics” are great, too.

After major losses in the U.S. Supreme Court, North Carolina’s Republicans plan to redouble efforts aimed at limiting voter fraud. Democrats say the laws are discriminatory.

Texas state lawmakers got into a scuffle on May 29 on the House floor in Austin amid protests over immigration.

Texas Democrats held a news conference after legislators scuffled on the floor of the Texas House of Representatives on May 29 in Austin.

During a Memorial Day speech at Arlington National Cemetery, President Trump paid tribute to the fallen son of Homeland Security Secretary John F. Kelly. Kelly’s son, 2nd Lt. Robert M. Kelly, died in Afghanistan in 2010.

President Trump honored fallen soldiers and their families in a speech at Arlington National Cemetery on Memorial Day.

Days after the attack, Trump declares it “unacceptable” in a tweet.

During a Memorial Day ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery, President Trump paid tribute to fallen soldiers and their families. “To every Gold Star family, God is with you,” he said.

President Trump laid a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns during a Memorial Day ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery.

The low-profile Senate parliamentarian will decide if the GOP can follow through on its plans to roll back Obamacare.

As he addressed veterans on Memorial Day, Vice President Pence said that “it is heartbreaking to think today that as many as one in five veterans has PTSD.”

Lost in fighting in Europe and Philippines, many will never be accounted for.

Once an advocate for immigration deal and Tyson Foods, GOP front-runner strikes harder tone in some ads.

Trump says anonymous sources shouldn't be trusted. Does that include his staff?

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