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Steve Bannon, former White House chief strategist, is seen in the State Dining Room of the White House in February. In an interview with CBS's 60 Minutes on Sunday, Bannon said, "Economic nationalism is what this country was built on." Win McNamee/Getty Images hide caption

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A Border Patrol vehicle patrols a section of the U.S.-Mexico border fence near Yuma, Ariz. David McNew/Getty Images hide caption

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FACT CHECK: What Has President Trump Done To Fight Illegal Immigration?

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Despite the high U.S. corporate tax rate, deductions and credits help push down businesses' total tax liability, meaning that many companies end up paying far less than the statutory rate. Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Right-wing protesters were met by a large number of masked, black-clad counterprotesters at The Evergreen State College Thursday night. Martin Kaste/NPR hide caption

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FACT CHECK: Is Left-Wing Violence Rising?

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President Trump delivers a speech Wednesday in Cincinnati on transportation and infrastructure projects. But his plan still leaves a lot to be desired. Bill Pugliano/Getty Images hide caption

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Former FBI Director James Comey is testifying on Thursday before the Senate Intelligence Committee. His opening statement was released on Wednesday. Yuri Gripas/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Rob Bottegal, head engineer of the Acosta Deep Mine for Corsa Coal Corp., overlooks the mine in Jennerstown, Pa., on Feb. 28. Dan Speicher/Pittsburgh Tribune-Review via AP hide caption

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FACT CHECK: Is President Trump Correct That Coal Mines Are Opening?

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Then-FBI Director James Comey testified in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee during an oversight hearing on the FBI on May 3. Eric Thayer/Getty Images hide caption

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President Trump announces his decision for the United States to pull out of the Paris climate agreement in the Rose Garden at the White House on Thursday. Win McNamee/Getty Images hide caption

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In a news conference with Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos in the White House on Thursday, President Trump said the Affordable Care Act "is collapsing." Andrew Harnik/AP hide caption

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People attending Rep. Rod Blum's town hall event in Dubuque, Iowa, this week held up red sheets of paper to show disagreement with what the Republican congressman was saying and green to show they concurred. The GOP health care bill was a major concern of many. Scott Olson/Getty Images hide caption

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Fact-Checking Republicans' Defense Of The GOP Health Bill

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President Donald Trump speaks on the Oval Office telephone in January, as a portrait of former President Andrew Jackson hangs in the background. In an interview published Monday, Trump wondered aloud about whether the Civil War would have happened had Jackson been alive in the 1860s. Alex Brandon/AP hide caption

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President Trump, seen crossing the South Lawn on March 2, has criticized his predecessor for his "weakness" in Syria — though Trump as a private citizen warned against action in the country repeatedly in 2013. Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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On The Record: President Trump Vs. Private Citizen Trump On Syria

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