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    A Roundup of Our 100 Days Coverage

    A Roundup of Our 100 Days Coverage


    President Trump at a news conference at the White House on April...

    The historic moments, head-spinning developments and inside-the-White House intrigue.
    Congress Prevents Government From Shutting Down on Trump’s 100th Day

    Congress Prevents Government From Shutting Down on Trump’s 100th Day


    Speaker Paul D. Ryan on Thursday. Congress’s approval of a spending measure avoided the political embarrassment of a shutdown occurring on Saturday, President Trump’s 100th day in...

    A measure approved on Friday will sustain government operations for a week, giving lawmakers more time to negotiate a long-term spending package.
    Trump Tells N.R.A. Convention, ‘I Am Going to Come Through for You’

    Trump Tells N.R.A. Convention, ‘I Am Going to Come Through for You’


    President Trump received a warm welcome at the National Rifle Association’s annual convention in Atlanta on...

    He became the first sitting president since Ronald Reagan to address the gathering of the gun-rights group, which spent over $30 million to help get him elected.
    State and Local Tax Deduction: An Item Blurring Party Lines

    State and Local Tax Deduction: An Item Blurring Party Lines


    The value to New York City taxpayers of itemized deductions for state and local taxes was $7.7 billion in 2014, or about $6,600 per affected taxpayer, according to estimates from the Partnership for New York, an association of large...

    White House and congressional proposals would eliminate the provision, challenging tradition and bipartisan defenders in wealthy and populous states.
    What Google and Twitter Say About Trump’s First 100 Days

    What Google and Twitter Say About Trump’s First 100 Days


    Twitter said that President Trump had posted a total of 486 times as of 1 p.m. on Day 98 of his...

    The results of their data analyses aren’t all that shocking. It turns out the president posts a lot, and people searched Google for information on immigration.
    Court Gives Trump Small Victory in Push Against Clean Power Plan

    Court Gives Trump Small Victory in Push Against Clean Power Plan


    Rail cars containing coal in Williamson, W.Va., last year. An appeals court granted a request from the Trump administration to defer a decision on litigation over a contested Environmental Protection Agency regulation known as the Clean Power...

    An appeals court said it would delay a decision on the legality of the rule, which aims to tackle global warming by cutting emissions from coal-fired plants.
    Jim DeMint Is Said to Be Out at Heritage Foundation

    Jim DeMint Is Said to Be Out at Heritage Foundation


    Jim DeMint speaking at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Maryland in...

    The anticipated shake-up comes at an inopportune time for the group, with several major pieces of conservative legislation on the agenda in Congress.
    Right and Left: Partisan Writing You Shouldn’t Miss

    Right and Left: Partisan Writing You Shouldn’t Miss


    An image from “The Handmaid’s Tale,” a Hulu series based on the Margaret Atwood...

    Read how the other side thinks: Debating the resonance of “The Handmaid’s Tale,” why the left should tolerate anti-abortion Democrats and why the media bubble is worse than you thought.
    Senate Confirms R. Alexander Acosta as Labor Secretary

    Senate Confirms R. Alexander Acosta as Labor Secretary


    Facing a Senate committee in March, R. Alexander Acosta defended himself against Democrats who voiced concerns that he might allow conservative ideologues to shape the Labor...

    Mr. Acosta becomes the only Latino in President Trump’s cabinet, which is now complete.
    Trump Tax Plan Would Shift Trillions From U.S. Coffers to the Richest

    Trump Tax Plan Would Shift Trillions From U.S. Coffers to the Richest


    President Trump and the first lady, Melania, at the White House on Thursday. Mr. Trump could benefit substantially from his tax plan, with provisions such as a repeal of the alternative minimum tax and a proposal to allow owner-operated companies,...

    The vast majority of benefits would go to the highest earners and largest holders of wealth, analysts said, setting up a battle over the government’s strained resources.
    Republicans’ Fiscal Discipline Wilts in Face of Trump’s Tax Plan

    Republicans’ Fiscal Discipline Wilts in Face of Trump’s Tax Plan


    Representative Peter Roskam, who chairs a congressional subcommittee on tax policy, warned against passing tax cuts that are not paid for. Many other Republicans...

    Some G.O.P. lawmakers are rallying around the idea that less taxation is more important than less debt, in a break from their party’s vocal deficit hawks.
    Trump Orders Easing Safety Rules Implemented After Gulf Oil Spill

    Trump Orders Easing Safety Rules Implemented After Gulf Oil Spill


    A Royal Dutch Shell drilling rig Kulluk aground off a small island near Kodiak Island in 2013. The Obama administration banned offshore drilling off some portions of the Atlantic and Alaskan...

    President Trump aims to roll back the Obama administration’s attempts to ban oil drilling off the southeastern Atlantic and Alaskan coasts.
    Fact Check: The Trump Administration’s Argument for a Border Wall

    Fact Check: The Trump Administration’s Argument for a Border Wall


    Border Patrol agents carrying bales of marijuana they found along the highway near the United States border with Mexico near Ryan, Tex., in...

    In anticipation of a debate over a proposed wall along the Mexican border, rhetoric about threats facing the United States has escalated.
    Revisiting Nafta: The Stakes for Key Industries

    Revisiting Nafta: The Stakes for Key Industries


    A woman carrying goods across the Paso del Norte International Bridge connecting El Paso and Ciudad Juárez, Mexico, in...

    President Trump says he won’t immediately try to terminate the North American Free Trade Agreement, but some sectors would be vulnerable in a renegotiation.
    Trump Inherits a Secret Cyberwar Against North Korean Missiles

    Trump Inherits a Secret Cyberwar Against North Korean Missiles


    An image distributed by the North Korean government showing the country’s leader, Kim Jong-un, visiting a missile test center in North Pyongan Province. Analysts say the pair of engines he is standing in front of could power an intercontinental...

    The United States has been trying to sabotage North Korea’s missile program. President Trump must decide what to do next.