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Robert Mueller.

An overlooked line in Trump’s State of the Union address could dramatically expand the power of the executive branch if implemented

Trump said he wants to dramatically expand the power of his cabinet, but the broadening of powers he suggested could undermine federal separation of powers.
President Donald Trump pauses as he delivers his State of the Union address to a joint session of the U.S. Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S. January 30, 2018.

There’s been a mysterious change in Trump’s demeanor — and no one knows why

President Donald Trump has spent a couple of weeks being relatively subdued — and his poll numbers have spiked in the process.
Laura Benanti impersonating Melania Trump on "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert."

Stephen Colbert interviews a fake ‘Melania Trump’ about those infidelity rumors

Stephen Colbert calls on Melania Trump impersonator Laura Benanti to address the status of the Trump marriage.
President Donald Trump

Trump’s giant $1.5 trillion infrastructure plan looks dead on arrival

President Donald Trump used the State of the Union address to promote his infrastructure plan, but lawmakers and policy analysts are skeptical it will pass.
Democratic Rep. Joe Kennedy of Massachusetts.

Twitter had a field day with Rep. Joe Kennedy’s lips, which he said was the result of too much chapstick

Rep. Joe Kennedy's lips appeared excessively moist, and they glistened during his Democratic rebuttal to President Donald Trump's State of the Union address.
President Donald Trump.

Here’s the 4-part immigration plan Trump outlined during the State of the Union

Trump's immigration plan was a large focus of his State of the Union speech on Tuesday, outlining a deal for Dreamers and a tighter legal immigration policy.
President Donald Trump leaves the House of Representatives Chamber after delivering his first State of the Union Address before a joint session of Congress on January 30, 2018 in Washington, DC.

‘Oh yeah, don’t worry. 100%’: Trump gave the clearest signal yet that he’ll release a controversial secret memo targeting the ...

Trump could be heard responding to a Republican lawmaker who said "release the memo" as the president made his way out of the Capitol on Tuesday night.
U.S. President Trump delivers his State of the Union address in Washington

Trump’s State of the Union was an effort to reach out — but it’s not going to work

Opinion: President Donald Trump's State of the Union speech was not the appeal for "unity" that the White House made it out to be in advance.

The Congressional Black Caucus wasn’t having it when Trump made a point of citing the black unemployment rate

President Donald Trump made a point of highlighting recent news that the black unemployment rate had fallen to its lowest level in history.
North Korean defector Ji Seong-ho raises his crutches during President Donald Trump's State of the Union address.

The most emotional moment of the State of the Union came when Trump told the story of a North Korean defector who raised his crutches in triumph

Trump recounted the tearful story of Ji Seong-ho, a North Korean defector, who endured multiple amputations after losing consciousness from hunger: