National Politics

Face The State with Scott Light| August 20, 2017

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This week: The attack in Charlottesville, response from politicians and did police act appropriately?Read more

Steve Bannon out as president's chief strategist

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Bannon has pushed Trump to follow through on some of his most contentious campaign promises including his travel ban for some foreigners and his decision to pull out of...Read more

Trump defends Confederate statues, berates his critics

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With prominent Republicans openly questioning his competence and moral leadership, President Donald Trump burrowed deeper into the racially charged debate over...Read more

Pelosi calls for confederate monuments to be taken out of U.S. Capitol

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Minority leader Nancy Pelosi released a statement saying Confederate statues should be removed from the U.S. Capitol.Read more

Cleveland Clinic will pull event from Mar-a-Lago resort

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The Cleveland Clinic said in a statement that it decided not to hold the event there after "careful consideration" of a number of issues. It didn't elaborate.Read more

Trump says he's sad to see removal of "beautiful statues"

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President Trump wades back into racially charged monument debate on Twitter, says 'history and culture being ripped apart'Read more

Donald Trump's die-hard supporters show no signs of straying

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They wash their hands of neo-Nazis and wag their fingers at leftists. They denounce a press corps they see as biased and controversies they view as manufactured. But...Read more

Trump signs bill expanding college assistance for veterans

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President Donald Trump on Wednesday signed into law an updated veterans' education bill that marks the largest expansion of college assistance for military veterans in a...Read more

Trump disbands two business councils, amid criticism from CEOs for remarks on Charlottesville

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President Donald Trump says he's ending a pair of White House advisory councils that were staffed by corporate chief executives.Read more

Trump claims Amazon is causing "great damage"

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President Trump is renewing his attacks on e-commerce giant Amazon, and he says the company is "doing great damage to tax paying retailers."Read more

President Trump blames 'both sides' for Charlottesville

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President Donald Trump says the groups protesting against white supremacists in Charlottesville, Virginia, were "also very violent."Read more

Woman gets OK for license plate inspired by 'covfefe' tweet

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Ohio officials have granted a woman's request to have President Donald Trump's mysterious tweeted typo, " covfefe ," on her license plate.Read more

Obama's Charlottesville message one of the most liked tweets in history

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Former Pres. Obama's Charlottesville tweet -- with over 2.45M likes and counting -- is of the most liked in history.Read more

Scaramucci mixes humor and politics on late night television

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Anthony Scaramucci, gave his raw opinion about a quarrelsome White House when he appeared on "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert" Monday night.Read more

Trump names hate groups, denouncing Charlottesville violence

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Trump condemns KKK, neo-Nazis and white supremacists as 'criminals and thugs,' says 'racism is evil'Read more

Face The State with Scott Light | August 13, 2017

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This week: Opioid emergency, voter purge and war of words.Read more