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Roger Severino, director of the Office for Civil Rights, announced Friday a new proposed rule rolling back anti-discrimination protections for transgender patients. Those protections had been written in 2016 but enjoined in court. Jacquelyn Martin/AP hide caption

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Democratic presidential candidate Julián Castro, pictured at a forum in Las Vegas on April 27, says he wants to decriminalize illegal border crossings. Ethan Miller/Getty Images hide caption

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Julián Castro Wants To Redefine Which Immigrants Have 'Merit'

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WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is taken from court, where he appeared on charges of jumping British bail seven years ago, in London on May 1. Matt Dunham/AP hide caption

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U.S. Brings New Charges Against Julian Assange In War Logs, State Cables Case

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President Bill Clinton delivers the State of the Union address in January 1999 as his Senate impeachment trial was underway. Despite impeachment, Clinton was successful in working with Congress on legislation. Win McNamee/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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How Trump Breaks With Clinton And Nixon On Governing While Under Investigation

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A Sapp Bros. gas station in Percival, Iowa, stands in floodwaters from the Missouri River on May 10. Lawmakers have reached a deal on disaster aid that they say President Trump will sign. Nati Harnik/AP hide caption

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Senate Reaches $19 Billion Deal For Disaster Aid Without Border Wall Funding

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Stephen Calk, chairman of the Federal Savings Bank in Chicago, has been charged in an alleged bribery scheme to secure a spot in the Trump administration. Scott Olson/Getty Images hide caption

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Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., says if she becomes president she would only appoint judges and justices who would maintain Roe v. Wade. Claire Harbage/NPR hide caption

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Kirsten Gillibrand Says If Trump Wants A War With America's Women, 'He Will Lose'

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Investigators say the FBI is tracking a changing terror threat, even as terrorists like John Walker Lindh complete their prison sentences. Eric Baradat/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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President Trump speaks about special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation and his ongoing conflict with congressional Democrats in the White House Rose Garden on Wednesday. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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House Republican Conference Chair Rep. Liz Cheney, seen at a news conference in January, has been tight-lipped about her next political move. Alex Brandon/AP hide caption

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Liz Cheney's Choice: House Or Senate?

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The USS Arlington, shown in December in Morehead City, N.C., has been sent to the Middle East to bolster an aircraft carrier force sent to counter alleged threats from Iran. MC3 Chris Roys/Navy Office of Information/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Protesters demonstrate against then President-elect Donald Trump outside the State Capitol building in Carson City, Nev., in December 2016 while Nevada's six Democratic presidential electors inside cast their official Electoral College ballots for Hillary Clinton. Scott Sonner/AP hide caption

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Never before has the U.S. census directly asked for the citizenship status of every person living in every household in the United States. A citizenship question that the Trump administration wants on the 2020 census could change that. Above, newly sworn-in U.S. citizens recite the Pledge of Allegiance during a naturalization ceremony at Mount Vernon in Virginia. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., speaks during a weekly news conference on May 16 on Capitol Hill. Pelosi is dealing with rising calls for impeachment proceedings against President Trump. Zach Gibson/Getty Images hide caption

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Democrats' Impeachment Divide Tests Pelosi

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Pete Buttigieg, mayor of South Bend, Ind., and 2020 presidential candidate, speaks during a campaign stop in Des Moines, Iowa, on May 17. Olivia Sun for NPR hide caption

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