<![CDATA[NBC 10 Philadelphia - Philadelphia Political News and Philadelphia Politics]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/politics http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC10_40x125.png NBC 10 Philadelphia http://www.nbcphiladelphia.comen-usMon, 24 Jul 2017 18:44:09 -0400Mon, 24 Jul 2017 18:44:09 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Immigrant Sanctuary Movement Grows Under President Trump]]> Mon, 24 Jul 2017 18:21:36 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/NURY-Chavarria-NORWALK.jpg
A Connecticut mother taking refuge in a New Haven church is among a dozen immigrants in the country illegally trying to thwart efforts to deport them by staying in houses of worship.

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<![CDATA[Trump Blames GOP, Dems for Health Care Repeal Struggle]]> Mon, 24 Jul 2017 16:27:59 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Trump_Blames_GOP_Dems_for_ObamaCare-150092696887500001.jpg
President Donald Trump criticized GOP senators who have failed to move forward with a health care repeal, claiming they have not "done their job." He also called Democrats in Congress...]]>
<![CDATA[Congressman Uses Sounds of Scalise Shooting in Campaign Ad]]> Mon, 24 Jul 2017 16:11:05 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/AP_17165501432247.jpg
An Alabama congressman running for Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ former Senate seat is facing criticism for using in a campaign ad audio recorded of the June shooting that seriously injured House Majority Whip...

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<![CDATA[Kushner Denies Collusion With Russia]]> Mon, 24 Jul 2017 13:44:18 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/kushnerdeniescollusion_17086178_1200x675_1007643203529.jpg
Jared Kushner denies that he had any ties to Russia during President Trump's election campaign.]]>
<![CDATA[US Military Plane Intercepted by Chinese Fighter Jets]]> Mon, 24 Jul 2017 13:20:07 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/chinaJ10jet_1200x675.jpg
U.S. military officials confirmed two Chinese fighter jets intercepted and almost collided with a U.S. military surveillance aircraft in the East China Sea this weekend, NBC News reported.

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<![CDATA[White House Gives Mixed Messages on Pardons]]> Mon, 24 Jul 2017 08:26:21 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/scarAP_17202665084579.jpg
Newly-hired White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci said Sunday that President Donald Trump is "thinking about pardoning nobody" in connection with the Russia investigation, according to...

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<![CDATA[Bridgegate: Christie Under Fire]]> Sun, 26 Jan 2014 13:06:14 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/christie+gwb+scandal+inset.jpg
NJ's boisterous governor embroiled in gridlock fiasco

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<![CDATA[John McCain Spends Weekend Outdoors With Daughter, Friend]]> Mon, 24 Jul 2017 04:23:38 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/AP421965667883.jpg
Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., spent the weekend outdoors about a week after undergoing surgery and being diagnosed with brain cancer, NBC News reported.McCain, 80, tweeted a photo Sunday afternoon of himself and...

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<![CDATA[GOP Legislative Agenda Stalled Amid Ideological Divides]]> Sun, 23 Jul 2017 06:41:23 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/senate-gop.jpg
Despite having control of both chambers of Congress and the White House, Republicans are struggling to pass major aspects their legislative agenda and face many issues that interfere with the party's ability to...

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<![CDATA[Top 'Trump' Google Searches Reveal Country's Curiosities]]> Fri, 21 Jul 2017 16:48:33 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/trumponhealthcarevotefeuerherd.jpg
A look at a person's search history can reveal their genuine curiosities. A country's search history has the power to unveil what's on the minds of an entire nation.Americans have a lot of questions about...

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<![CDATA[Back-Slapping Hedge Fund Magnate Scaramucci Reaches WH]]> Fri, 21 Jul 2017 16:07:40 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/scarAP_17202665084579.jpg
Anthony Scaramucci, the back-slapping Wall Street hedge fund magnate, is a long-time Republican donor and fundraiser who once criticized Donald J. Trump, the presidential candidate, CNBC reported.But he...

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<![CDATA[Sean Spicer Resigns as WH Press Secretary]]> Fri, 21 Jul 2017 18:20:35 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Trump_Statement_on_Spicer_Resignation-150066638797800001.jpg
President Donald Trump thanked White House press secretary Sean Spicer after Spicer announced his resignation on July 21, 2017 - six months after he started the position. Trump's statement was made through...]]>
<![CDATA[Sean Spicer Resigns as White House Press Secretary]]> Fri, 21 Jul 2017 13:32:26 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/spicer1.jpg
White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer has resigned after six months as President Donald Trump’s chief spokesman, according to sources. The move appeared to be linked to opposition over the appointment of...]]>