President Trump announced on Twitter that he will ban transgender people from serving in the military in any capacity, reversing an Obama administration decision to allow them to serve openly and drawing dismay and anger from advocates.
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Randall Stephenson, national president of the Boy Scouts, is awaiting word from the Justice Department on his company's proposed takeover of Time Warner as parents and former Scouts have called for an apology about the president's speech.
The Congressional Leadership Fund, a deep-pocketed super PAC backed by House Speaker Paul Ryan (R.Wisc.), is an ambitious bet that the Republican House majority can be spared from a Trump midterm backlash.