Ron Nixon

New York Times

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Ron Nixon is a homeland security correspondent for the New York Times.

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The Trump Administration is rolling out its revised travel ban today, now that the Supreme Court has given the green light to parts of the order.

New details on who the travel ban will bar

The Trump Administration is rolling out its revised travel ban today, now that the Supreme Court has given the green light to parts of the order.

from To the Point

It’s been about five months since President Trump introduced his three-month travel ban.

Has the government made headway on reviewing vetting processes for foreigners coming to U.S.?

It’s been about five months since President Trump introduced his three-month travel ban.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Ronald Reagan failed to have ketchup defined as a vegetable for the federal school lunch program, but pizza and French fries are on the menu.

Political Food Fight: Pizza as a Vegetable in School Lunches

Ronald Reagan failed to have ketchup defined as a vegetable for the federal school lunch program, but pizza and French fries are on the menu.

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Political leaders in LA are now turning to the race for LA’s next mayor and the candidates so far include Kevin de León, Joe Buscaino, Mike Feuer, and Jessica Lall.

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City Hall has an “addiction to punishment” and members of the City Council rushed to judgment when they suspended Mark Ridley-Thomas, says Councilman Marqueece Harris-Dawson.

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Documentary filmmaker Judith Ehrlich joins Robert Scheer on this week’s “Scheer Intelligence” to discuss “The Boys Who Said No,” a documentary about the Vietnam War draft resisters.

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Joseph Weisberg, a former CIA officer and the creator of the TV show “The Americans,” joins Robert Scheer to examine common misconceptions about the Cold War.

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Governor Gavin Newsom signed into law a historic bill for California last week.

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Former president Ronald Reagan disclosed his Alzheimer’s disease diagnosis in 1994. He died a decade later.

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