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Paul Ryan had to explain the difference between domestic and foreign surveillance to Trump

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After President Donald Trump sent a tweet criticizing a critical national security program that allows the US to monitor foreign agents, House Speaker Paul Ryan had to spend half an hour explaining the difference between domestic and foreign surveillance to Trump.
The tweet was also at odds with a statement the White House press secretary sent out the night before, which said the administration strongly supported reauthorizing the program.
After Ryan and chief of staff John Kelly spoke to Trump, he sent out a second tweet amending his position.
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Martin Luther King Jr's daughter says Trump's presidency is an opportunity for the US to 'correct itself'

Martin Luther King Jr's daughter says Trump's presidency is an opportunity for the US to 'correct itself'

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Martin Luther King Jr.'s daughter, Bernice King, says President Trump's election is a chance for the US to "correct itself."
King said the best thing President Trump could do to honor her father on Monday would be to avoiding using Twitter in an "inappropriate way."
Her brother, Martin Luther King III told the Associated Press "I would like to believe that the president's intentions are not to be divisive, but much of what he says seems or feels to be divisive."
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