Peter Baker

New York Times

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Peter Baker is White House correspondent and former Jerusalem burea chief for the New York Times. A former White House correspondent for the Washington Post, he is also the author of Days of Fire: Bush and Cheney in the White House.

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President Trump abruptly cancelled the meeting with North Korea Thursday morning. The move caught many people off guard -- the North, the South, parts of the his own administration.

Why Trump called off the US-North Korea meeting

President Trump abruptly cancelled the meeting with North Korea Thursday morning. The move caught many people off guard -- the North, the South, parts of the his own administration.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

News broke yesterday that Attorney General Jeff Sessions is considering whether to appoint a special counsel to investigate President Trump’s political rivals, including an…

Will Sessions appoint a special counsel?

News broke yesterday that Attorney General Jeff Sessions is considering whether to appoint a special counsel to investigate President Trump’s political rivals, including an…

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The newest name in Robert Mueller's Trump-Russia investigation is George Papadopoulos.

White House calls George Papadopoulos a liar, Republicans silent

The newest name in Robert Mueller's Trump-Russia investigation is George Papadopoulos.

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Today Special Counsel Robert Mueller broke his silence about his report.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

The federal government may have to stand trial for violating the rights of young people.

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President Trump has invited Iran to “pick up the phone and call” him. He’s also threatened the “end” of that country. It’s the latest act  in a long international drama.

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Presidential candidate and US Senator Kamala Harris stopped in Los Angeles on Sunday to speak at Southwest College in South LA.

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Even if it’s expedited.

from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra hit a milestone recently: He's now sued the Trump Administration more times than the Texas Attorney General sued the feds during Barack…

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Will these tariffs on Mexico last forever?

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Congress is investigating misconduct alleged by the Mueller report. White House lawyers are rejecting every subpoena.

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How’s President Trump’s legal strategy working out?

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