state of the union

2.6.19

Trump pledged to “defeat AIDS" in his SOTU. He's tried to cut millions from programs that fight it.

Trump pitched HIV prevention funding to Congress — the same body that has rejected his proposed cuts to programs.

2.6.19

'I Love Velvet': All the Weirdest Lines from Spicer’s Allegedly Wasted SOTU Interview

"You should love me! Well, you should. What are you talkin' about?"

2.6.19

New Mexico governor pulls National Guard troops from border in rebuke of Trump’s “fearmongering”

The decision was made a few hours before Trump’s State of the Union address

2.6.19

How Debates Over Abortion Later in Pregnancy Hurt the Women Who Need Them

Anti-abortion advocates have used what they call "late-term abortion" to distort the truth about why women may seek abortion care in the later stages of pregnancy, physicians say.

2.6.19

Trump's Very Bad State of the Union Inspired Some Very Good Memes

From Nancy Pelosi's "petty clap" to the president's tie debacle.

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2.6.19

Trump said El Paso was a crime-ridden disaster before the border wall. The mayor says he's wrong.

El Paso has never been one of America's "most dangerous cities."

2.6.19

Trump's State of the Union Showed Us Everything Wrong with His Presidency

The dull, falsehood-laden speech just underscored how committed the president is to vicious partisan warfare.

2.6.19

Joshua Trump fell asleep during the State of the Union

"We stan a sleepy legend."

2.6.19

Trump claims his “bold new diplomacy” stopped a "major war" with North Korea

"It was his game of chicken with 'Little Rocket Man' that nearly started a war."

2.6.19

Trump's State of the Union was supposed to be all about "unity." Here are 11 times that didn't happen.

Trump talked up his decision to move the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem, spouted falsehoods about immigration, and called for a late-term abortion ban.

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