Nancy Cook

White House reporter for Politico

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Nancy Cook is a senior reporter at Politico, covering domestic policy out of the Trump Administration. She is a former economic and fiscal policy correspondent for National Journal.

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Former White House Counsel Don McGahn was a no-show at today’s House Judiciary Committee hearing. On orders from the White House, McGahn defied the committee’s subpoena.

Don McGahn is a no-show at today’s hearing and Democrats are furious

Former White House Counsel Don McGahn was a no-show at today’s House Judiciary Committee hearing. On orders from the White House, McGahn defied the committee’s subpoena.

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President Trump headed off to Camp David for the weekend, where he’ll meet with Republican leaders to chart their agenda.

What the Trump v. Bannon feud means for the future of the GOP

President Trump headed off to Camp David for the weekend, where he’ll meet with Republican leaders to chart their agenda.

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President Trump promised big things in  his first 100 days , but his most important achievement may be keeping the government open.

Do the first hundred days really matter?

President Trump promised big things in his first 100 days , but his most important achievement may be keeping the government open.

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Former hedge fund manager Tom Steyer says the U.S. has a broken government because corporations bought it.

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Facial recognition software is touted as making us safer. Is it worth the risk of misidentification -- and the violation of privacy?

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When political protesters were gunned down by Iran’s Revolutionary Guard, was it a victory or a defeat for President Trump?

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Sometimes, as President Trump recently found out, they really are laughing at you behind your back. But does that matter?

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Presidential debates have become reality TV, and performance is more important than substance.

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With support from Democrats as well as Republicans, President Trump agreed to release inmates from harsh prison terms due to the War on Drugs.  But his own Justice Department wants…

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A new film about the CIA torture report brings to life the brutal reality of the crimes the agency committed post-9/11.

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Many people are shopping on Amazon this time of year. Free one-day shipping can mean workers injuring themselves by working too fast, and delivery vehicles increasing air pollution.

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The House approves two articles of impeachment against President Trump.

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