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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky told NPR that he continues to support the Mueller investigation and that nothing he heard in a secret briefing Thursday changes his mind. Claire Harbage/NPR hide caption

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McConnell Says He Supports Mueller Investigation

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Adult film actress Stormy Daniels speaks to reporters as she exits a federal courthouse in New York City after a hearing related to Michael Cohen, President Trump's longtime personal attorney and confidante on April 16. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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White evangelicals fueled Donald Trump's campaign, but some worry about recent sex scandals and the effect they could have on the midterms. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption

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'Concerned' Evangelicals Plan To Meet With Trump As Sex Scandals Swirl

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Voters cast their ballots in Salem, Ohio, on Nov. 8, 2016. On Wednesday the Supreme Court hears a case about Ohio's voter registration policy. Ty Wright/Getty Images hide caption

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In Key Voting-Rights Case, Court Appears Divided Over Ohio's 'Use It Or Lose It' Rule

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Steve Bannon was quoted in a new book calling the meeting that Donald Trump Jr. and other top Trump campaign advisers took with Russian intermediaries in June 2016 "treasonous" and "unpatriotic." Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption

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When his back is against the wall, President Trump goes back to where he derives energy — his base. That includes a large percentage of whites without a college degree. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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President Trump Was Elected A Year Ago — And Americans Are Feeling Aggrieved

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions is interviewing potential candidates for interim FBI director Wednesday, despite his pledge to recuse himself from Trump campaign-related FBI investigations. Frank Franklin II/AP hide caption

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The empty stage for Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton on election night at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images hide caption

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Democrats Try To Find A Future Post-Obama With Fault Lines Along Economics, Race

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NPR reporter Asma Khalid during a live broadcast. She covered demographics and the 2016 campaign. Ariel Zambelich/NPR hide caption

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Reporter's Notebook: What It Was Like As A Muslim To Cover The Election

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Hillary Clinton leaves after speaking at the Children's Defense Fund Beat the Odds Celebration at the Newseum in Washington on Nov. 16. It was her first speech since losing the presidential election. Yuri Gripas/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Rep. Barbara Comstock, R-Va., is in a tight race for reelection. This race could say a lot about whether moderate Republicans can distinguish themselves from Donald Trump. Alex Brandon/AP hide caption

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Men (especially white men) have remained enthusiastic about Donald Trump this election, and the gap between their preferences and women's could be the largest it has been since at least the 1950s. Andrew Lichtenstein/Corbis via Getty Images hide caption

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FBI Director James Comey walks up to speak on cybersecurity in August. His decision to release a letter noting he's looking into more Clinton emails has rocked the presidential election. Mark Wilson/Getty Images hide caption

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