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Trump’s rise has pushed the Koch brothers out of Republican favor — but their political grip is still as powerful as ever

There were fears that the rise of Trumpism may lead to a reduction in the Kochs' massive influence within GOP politics. But those fears are overblown.

Pressure grows on GOP Rep. Steve King to resign after he asked if there would be ‘any population left’ without pregnancies from rape and i...

Republicans and Democrats have reacted with shock and incredulity at remarks by Iowa Rep. Steve King on rape and incest.
U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) addresses reporters after the weekly senate party caucus luncheons at the U.S. Capitol in Washington

The Trump campaign pulled ad money from Twitter after it locked Mitch McConnell out of his account for sharing a video of protesters shouting violent ...

McConnell shared a video showing protesters hurling abuse and threats — but Twitter's rules say that all content containing violence is banned.
President Donald J. Trump holds up a paper with tweets about Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., as he speaks during a cabinet meeting in the cabinet Room at the White House on Tuesday, July 16th, 2019 in Washington, DC.

Trump is furiously accusing Republican lawmakers of being weak in their defense of his racist tweet, report says

Though Republican leaders are refusing to call President Donald Trump's tweets racist, some GOP lawmakers have broken ranks to criticize them.
President Donald Trump answers questions from the media during the "3rd Annual Made in America Product Showcase" on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, U.S., July 15, 2019.

GOP advisers reportedly told Trump his racist attacks on Democratic congresswomen may have backfired

GOP advisers think President Donald Trump's tweets helped bring together a Democratic Party that last week was split by infighting, Politico said.
President Donald Trump at the White House on Monday.

Here are all the prominent Republicans who have condemned Trump’s racist comments targeting freshman congresswomen

Openly criticizing President Donald Trump — who values loyalty above all else — can be akin to a political death sentence in today's GOP.
President-elect Donald Trump stands with Vice President-elect Mike Pence at a news conference at Trump Tower on January 11, 2017 in New York City.

Trump picked Mike Pence as his running mate because ‘he says nice things about me,’ according to a new book

Vice President Mike Pence has largely stayed out of the spotlight and been a loyal Trump ally, but things haven't always been smooth sailing.

Former House Speaker Paul Ryan said he wanted to ‘scold’ Trump ‘all the time’ because Trump ‘didn’t know anything ...

Former Rep. Paul Ryan said he tried to help President Donald Trump "get his mind right" because "he didn't know anything about government."

The sole Republican congressman to call for Trump’s impeachment just left the GOP, and the move could cost him his congressional seat

Amash denounced what he perceived as a "partisan death spiral" in American politics in announcing his departure from the Republican party.
U.S. President Donald Trump speaks at a campaign kick off rally at the Amway Center in Orlando

Trump says he thinks his base is so strong that he doesn’t have to reach out to swing voters

Despite Trump shrugging off swing voters, campaign officials told TIME they plan on increasing outreach in African-American and Latinx communities.