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President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin at a news conference after meeting in Helsinki, Finland, July 16, 2018.

A former Republican congressman just apologized for helping put ‘an unfit con man in the White House’

Former GOP congressman Joe Walsh also called for a Republican primary challenger to take on President Donald Trump in 2020.

Rep. Steve King questioned whether there would be ‘any population left’ without pregnancies from rape and incest

In January, King lost his committee assignments after questioning how terms like "white supremacist" became offensive in an interview.
US President Donald Trump arrives at a "Make America Great Again" rally at Minges Coliseum in Greenville, North Carolina, on July 17, 2019

Over one-third of Republican primary voters supported the racist chants at Trump’s North Carolina rally

Trump's anti-immigrant rhetoric may resonate among the white-working class voters he needs to win the 2020 presidential election.

Rep. Will Hurd, the only black Republican in the House, abruptly announces he’s retiring

"There were times when it was fun and times when it wasn't," Rep. Will Hurd of Texas said in a statement.

House Republicans plan to hold one of their biggest annual meetings in Baltimore, a city which Trump says is ‘dangerous’ and ‘filthy...

Trump described Baltimore as a "very dangerous & filthy place." His party will hold a major yearly meeting in the city in September.
Andrea Catsimatidis is heir to her father's $3.1 billion fortune and serves as chair of the Manhattan Republican party.

Meet the self-proclaimed ‘billionaire heiress’ who runs the Manhattan Republican Party, was formerly married to Richard Nixon’s gran...

In her own words, Andrea Catsimatidis is a "billionaire heiress," "business bombshell," and "Manhattan Republican Party Chair."
Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-MI), Rep. Ayanna Pressley (D-MA), Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN), and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) pause between answering questions during a press conference at the U.S. Capitol on July 15, 2019 in Washington, DC.

Illinois GOP leaders posted a photo of 4 Democratic congresswomen and labeled it ‘The Jihad Squad’

The group's president, Mark Shaw, said in a statement over the weekend that the meme has been removed, and top state Republican leaders condemned the image.
President Donald J. Trump holds up a paper with tweets about Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., as he speaks during a cabinet meeting in the cabinet Room at the White House on Tuesday, July 16th, 2019 in Washington, DC.

Trump is furiously accusing Republican lawmakers of being weak in their defense of his racist tweet, report says

Though Republican leaders are refusing to call President Donald Trump's tweets racist, some GOP lawmakers have broken ranks to criticize them.
Vice President Mike Pence and President Donald Trump.

Pence’s chief of staff defends Trump’s racist tweets, becoming the first White House official to comment on them

Mike Pence's chief of staff is the first White House official to speak publicly of President Donald Trump's comments about some Democratic lawmakers.