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Trump's First Weeks Spawn Anxiety, Discord at Some Companies

Trump's First Weeks Spawn Anxiety, Discord at Some Companies

By Joyce M. Rosenberg | Feb 18
President Donald Trump's first weeks in office have spawned anxiety and even arguments at some workplaces, putting owners - especially at smaller companies - in the position of needing to protect peace and productivity.

GOP Response to Democratic Party's Future

GOP Response to Democratic Party's Future

Feb 17
The Democratic National Committee will meet later this month to elect a new chair. Republican strategist and partner at Firehouse strategies Alex Conant joins CBSN to discuss his reaction to the Democratic party's next steps.

For GOP, A Dimmed Zeal for Investigations in Trump Era

For GOP, A Dimmed Zeal for Investigations in Trump Era

By Erica Werner | Feb 16
The Republicans' ardor for investigations and oversight, on display throughout the Obama administration, has cooled off considerably with Donald Trump in the White House.

Sears and Kmart Remove Some Trump Products Online

Sears and Kmart Remove Some Trump Products Online

By Anne D'Innocenzio | Feb 14
Sears and Kmart have evicted "a very small number" of Trump-branded items from their online stores, but won't specify how many and emphasize that hundreds of products are still available through their third-party online marketplaces.

Trump Supporters Stand Behind His Presidency, Despite Rocky Rollout

Trump Supporters Stand Behind His Presidency, Despite Rocky Rollout

Feb 11
Kenosha, Wisconsin, was a longtime Democratic stronghold until voters there flipped the state red. Trump's supporters in the working class city say the rollout has been rocky, but blamed Democrats for making things worse.

Deutch Chosen Vice Chair of Congressional LGBT Caucus

Deutch Chosen Vice Chair of Congressional LGBT Caucus

By John McDonald | Feb 11
Florida's Ted Deutch was selected as a Vice Chair of the Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus for the 115th U.S. Congress.

 SFPD Leaves FBI Terror Task Force Over Trump Crackdown

SFPD Leaves FBI Terror Task Force Over Trump Crackdown

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Feb 11
Amid concerns about President Donald Trump's efforts to crack down on illegal immigration and restrict Muslims from entering the country, the San Francisco Police Department has suspended its participation in the FBI's Joint Terrorism Task Force.

Citing Trump, 3rd Nonprofit Rejects Funds to Fight Extremism

Citing Trump, 3rd Nonprofit Rejects Funds to Fight Extremism

By Tami Abdollah | Feb 11
A nonprofit group will reject nearly $400,000 in federal grant money intended to fight violent extremism due to concerns over President Donald Trump's rhetoric, The Associated Press has learned.

Audit: Improper Spending by GOP Lawmaker Ousted over Sex Scandal

Audit: Improper Spending by GOP Lawmaker Ousted over Sex Scandal

By Erick Schelzig | Feb 11
A Tennessee Republican who was drummed out of the state House amid a series of sexual harassment allegations that earned him the nickname "Pants Candy" now faces an audit that claims he spent campaign funds on restaurant meals, alcohol and landscaping.

Trump Keeps Up Attacks on Federal Judiciary

Trump Keeps Up Attacks on Federal Judiciary

Feb 9
President Trump spoke out against the federal judiciary again Wednesday, savaging the appeals judges who are soon to rule on his travel ban.

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