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What Will Be Trump's Biggest Learning Curve as President?

Jan 22
Andrew Card, former White House chief of staff to President George W. Bush, joins "CBS This Morning."

Bob Schieffer: Trump Probably Won't Change Much After Taking Office

Jan 21
CBS News contributor Bob Schieffer has witnessed 13 presidential inaugurations. He joins CBSN to discuss Donald Trump's transition into power and what to expect from President Trump.

Sen. Lindsey Graham Hopes Trump Shows He's 'President of All of Us'

Jan 21
Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina has been a vocal critic of President-elect Donald Trump.

Russian Political Elites Revel in Trump's Inauguration

By Vladimir Isachenkov | Jan 21
Russian officials and lawmakers lauded Donald Trump's inauguration Friday, hoping it will herald a period of better ties with the United States, while revelers in Moscow and elsewhere gathered for celebrations.

Despite Campaign To-Do List, Trump Team Coy About His Plans

By Ken Thomas and Josh Boak | Jan 21
Donald Trump campaigned on a detailed and extensive to-do list for his first day in office. A day before his swearing-in, his team was being coy about when and how he plans to cross items off it.

NC Democrats Ramp Up for Special 2017 Elections

By Jeff Taylor | Jan 21
A federal court ruled in November that North Carolina would have to redraw 28 House and Senate districts by March 15, 2017 for special primary and general elections in November, and already the battle has begun.

Gay Rep. Mark Pocan Girds for Trump

By Matthew S. Bajko | Jan 19
This Friday when President-elect Donald Trump is taking his oath of office outside the Capitol in Washington, D.C., gay Congressman Mark Pocan (D-Wisconsin) will be volunteering at a food pantry in the city of Verona.

Watchdog Probe to Bring New Scrutiny for FBI's Comey

By Ken Thomas and Eric Tucker | Jan 17
FBI Director James Comey, already under fierce public scrutiny for his handling of the election-year probe of Hillary Clinton, faces a new internal investigation.

President Obama: 'Don't Underestimate" President-Elect Trump

Jan 16
President Obama leaves office in one week. For his final network TV interview as commander-in-chief, Mr. Obama sat down with "60 Minutes" correspondent Steve Kroft.

Staffers Vetting Trump Cabinet Picks Say They're Overwhelmed

Jan 10
Democrats and ethics investigators are criticizing the fast pace.

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