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Watch: U.S. Military to Get Broader Role in Afghanistan
A senior Defense official says the move will allow the U.S. military to proactively help the Afghan military in its fight against a resurgent Taliban.
How Clinton Donor Got on Sensitive Intelligence Board
Emails reveal State aides sought to “protect” Hillary after ABC News’ questions.
Paul Ryan Called Trump About Controversial Judge Remarks
“I explained exactly what I thought about that comment,” Ryan said.
U.S. Military to Get Broader Role in Afghanistan
The new authorities will help better “protect our forces,” says an official.
Obama Says Daughter Malia ‘Very Eager’ to Leave White House
Malia will graduate from high school on Friday.
Reporter’s Notebook: Bernie Sanders’ Whirlwind Day in DC
What the day of high-powered meetings says about the senator’s next steps.
Senators Dress Up for Seersucker Thursday
It’s become an annual Senate affair.
Watch: President Obama Endorses Hillary Clinton for President
President Barack Obama today endorsed presumptive Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton for president, saying in an online video, “I’m with her.”
Watch: Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump Feud on Twitter
ABC News’ Josh Haskell reports from Hillary Clinton campaign headquarters.
Watch: Congress Passes Toxic Chemical Reform Bill
The bill gives the EPA the authority for the first time to regulate 64,000 toxic chemicals, regulate tens of thousands of toxic chemicals in everyday products, like cleaners, furniture, and even clothing.
Watch: What People in London Think of the 2016 Election
ABC News’ Terry Moran sees what people in London think of the 2016 election.
Elizabeth Warren to Endorse Hillary Clinton for President
The Massachusetts senator plans to announce her support for Clinton tonight.
Paul Ryan Calls Trump’s Judge Comments ‘Beyond the Pale’
Ryan is doubling down on his critique of Trump.
Six Key People Helping Donald Trump Raise Campaign Cash
Heading into the general election, Trump is getting serious about raising cash.
Inside the Last Ditch Effort for Republicans to Block Donald Trump
What is the possibility of a GOP revolt in Cleveland?
President Obama Calls Muhammad Ali ‘One of a Kind’
President Obama posted a video to Facebook remembering Muhammad Ali.
Watch: President Obama and Bernie Sanders Meet at the White House
ABC News’ Arlette Saenz reports from the White House after President Obama met with Bernie Sanders.
Watch: President Obama Endorses Hillary Clinton
ABC News’ Lana Zak give us on the latest on President Obama’s endorsement.
Biden Says Stanford Sex Assault Victim’s Words ‘Forever Seared on My Soul’
Vice President Biden writes moving open letter to Stanford rape victim
Trump Huddles With Donors, GOP Officials in New York
The first-of-its-kind meeting is another step forward for Trump.
Obama Endorses Hillary Clinton for President
President Barack Obama today endorsed presumptive Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton for president, saying in an online video, “I’m with her.” Clinton posted a video of the endorsement to her official campaign website, just an hour after Sen. Bernie Sanders left the White House after a private meeting with Obama in the Oval Office. “I don’t think there’s ever been someone so qualified to hold this office,” Obama says in the three-minute, 15-second video. “She’s got the courage, the compassion and the heart to get the job done.” Obama thanks Sanders in the video for bringing the message of income inequality into the campaign, a message that he said Democrats will take with them from here on. Sanders did not comment on his meeting with Obama before leaving the White House today, vowing to continue his campaign through the Washington, D.C., primary on Tuesday. Obama says in the video he “can’t wait” to join Clinton on the campaign trail, and he will make his debut alongside…
7 Things to Watch For in the Democratic Platform Battle
A 15-member panel is debating the Democratic Party’s official positions.
Clinton Responds to Trump’s Twitter Attack: ‘Delete Your Account’
Trump attacked Clinton after Obama endorsed her today.
Watch: Bernie Sanders to Continue White House Bid After Meeting Obama
The presidential candidate said he will participate in the D.C. primary.
GOP National Security Agenda at Odds With Trump’s Proposals
Speaker Paul Ryan laid out the foreign policy portion of the House GOP agenda.
David Copperfield Brings Magic to Capitol Hill
He’s there to show support for a bill recognizing magic as an art form.
Sanders Stays for DC Primary, Vows to Work With Clinton
President Obama will huddle with Bernie Sanders in the Oval Office on Thursday.
Obama to Push for Democratic Unity in Meeting With Sanders
President Obama will huddle with Bernie Sanders in the Oval Office Thursday.
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The Note: Bernie Returns to Washington
NOTABLES –SANDERS HEADS TO THE WHITE HOUSE: President Obama will play peacemaker-in-chief today hosting Bernie Sanders at the White House later this morning, ABC’s SHUSHANNAH WALSHE notes. The White House has said Sanders’ departure from the race should be on his terms, but it’s almost certain it will be discussed today at the house Sanders wanted to be the next to reside in. Tonight, Sanders will hold a rally in Washington, DC. The Democrats there vote next week — the very last voters to cast their ballots in this country. Hillary Clinton will be part of the discussion today, but she is off the trail. ABC’s ALEX MALLIN previews today’s meeting: http://abcn.ws/219UW9R –ANALYSIS — ABC’s RICK KLEIN: The sitting president of the United States, of course, has an outsized role in achieving party unity. But this president has something extra to offer now that his services are needed in this endeavor. Barack Obama and Bernie Sanders share something special: Both have run against…