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Pete Buttigieg, mayor of South Bend, Ind., and 2020 presidential candidate, speaks during a campaign stop in Des Moines, Iowa, on May 17. Olivia Sun for NPR hide caption

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Then-White House counsel Don McGahn looks on as President Trump speaks during a Cabinet meeting in October 2018. McGahn is now barred from talking to Congress, the White House says. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption

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A comedian wondered on Twitter: Does Elizabeth Warren have a plan to fix my love life? To the amazement and delight of many, the presidential contender promised to "figure this out." Robert F. Bukaty/AP hide caption

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Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg responded to President Trump's comments this past week about Buttigieg's marriage to Chasten Glezman. "I'm more interested in policies that affect LGBTQ people," Buttigieg said. Olivia Sun for NPR hide caption

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Chinese shipping containers are stored at the Port of Los Angeles in Long Beach, Calif. Americans, in bigger numbers than ever, like trade. But they also believe China doesn't play fair in trade. Mark Ralston/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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In Trump's Trade War, Americans Will Be Asked To Show Economic Patriotism

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Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden speaks during a campaign rally in Philadelphia Saturday. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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Biden Eschews Anger, Hoping 'Unity' Can Lift Him To The Presidency

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Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., spoke with the NPR Politics Podcast about why he is running for president and the events that propelled him to this point. Amr Alfiky/NPR hide caption

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LISTEN: Cory Booker Tells The Story Of Hassan Washington

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A sign directs Lyft and Uber riders to a designated pickup location at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport in Atlanta. David Goldman/AP hide caption

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Companies That Rely On Census Data Worry Citizenship Question Will Hurt

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New cars sit in a lot at the Port of Richmond in California last year. The Trump administration on Friday announced a six-month delay in setting new tariffs on auto imports. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump Delays Auto Tariffs For 6 Months

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President Donald Trump speaks on immigration in the Rose Garden at the White House in Washington, Thursday, May 16, 2019. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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Tracking Trump On Immigration: Despite Focus, Many Ideas Are Stalled Or Blocked

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A Republican observer looks at a ballot during a hand recount last November in Broward County, Fla. Florida officials and lawmakers are still learning about cyberattacks there. Wilfredo Lee/AP hide caption

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'Possible' More Counties Than Now Known Were Hacked In 2016, Fla. Delegation Says

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President Trump speaks to service members of the U.S. Coast Guard during an invitation to play golf at Trump International Golf Course in West Palm Beach, Fla. The Trump resort at Mar-a-Lago brought in nearly $23 million last year. Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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President Trump announces a new immigration proposal in the White House Rose Garden on Thursday. Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump Outlines 'Merit-Based' Immigration Plan, Still Far From Becoming Law

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Kathy Kraninger, director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, says in a letter that the Department of Education is getting in the way of efforts to police the student loan industry. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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CFPB Chief Says Education Department Is Blocking Student Loan Oversight

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Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan speaks at the New Hampshire Institute of Politics on April 23. The centrist Republican has criticized President Trump and holds open the possibility of challenging him for the GOP nomination in 2020. Scott Eisen/Getty Images hide caption

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An employee of the District of Columbia Housing Authority walks on the grounds of a public housing complex called Richardson Dwellings in Northeast Washington, D.C. The Trump administration wants to eliminate the federal fund now used to repair public housing in favor of attracting more private investment to repair and replace it. Amr Alfiky/NPR hide caption

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Former media baron Conrad Black was pardoned by President Trump on Wednesday. Black (center) is seen here following a 2011 hearing in Chicago. Scott Olson/Getty Images hide caption

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