Examining the label given to the president's order temporarily restricting people from seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the United States.
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Lawmakers don't take action after spate of killings, so the president issues multiple executive actions on guns.
New legislation and agency procedures addressed a spate of incidents.
Republican Congress and the incoming Trump administration opened 2017 by trying to decide how -- and how quickly -- to repeal President Barack Obama’s Affordable Care Act. What path lawmakers decide to take will determine how much of an impact the repeal will have on the American public. But members of Congress have no shortage of analyses and projections about what the impact of a repeal would be -- and how much slack a replacement plan would have to pick up following a repeal.
From trying end the wars in the Middle East and getting his daughters a puppy to reforming the health care system and tinkering with the tax code, Barack Obama made over 500 promises. Here are the ones that will define his presidency in years to come.