Caitlin MacNeal

Caitlin MacNeal is a News Writer based in Washington, D.C. Before joining TPM, Caitlin interned and wrote for the Huffington Post, the Sunlight Foundation and Slate. She is a graduate of Georgetown University.

Articles by Caitlin

Donald Trump on Tuesday defended comments he made earlier in the day suggesting that Republicans consider the services unrelated to abortion provided by Planned Parenthood before defunding the organization.

The real estate mogul had initially indicated support for congressional Republicans' efforts to defund Planned Parenthood, but he backed away from that stance in a Tuesday morning interview on CNN. He said he would want to take another look at the other services provided by the organization before cutting of federal funding entirely.

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After focusing his insults on his GOP rivals and Fox News host Megyn Kelly over the weekend, Donald Trump on Tuesday turned his attention toward Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT).

After a speech at a rally in Michigan, Trump criticized the way Sanders handled a Black Lives Matter protest during a Saturday rally in Seattle. The Democratic candidate left the campaign event when protesters took over the podium before his speech.

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After a contentious weekend full of attacks against Fox News and host Megyn Kelly, Trump indicated on Tuesday morning that he had mended his relationship with the network.

In an interview with CNN's "New Day" co-host Chris Cuomo, Trump said that he spoke with Fox News Chairman Roger Ailes over the phone on Monday. Cuomo asked Trump if he made a "deal" with Ailes.

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After repeatedly lashing out at Fox News host Megyn Kelly over the weekend, Donald Trump returned to Fox News for a phone interview on "Fox and Friends."

"Glad you’re back with us and glad we're friends again," co-host Steve Doocy said as he welcomed Trump to the show.

"Well we are friends, Steve. We've always been friends," Trump responded.

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Fox News host Megyn Kelly on Monday night addressed Donald Trump's attacks against her following last week's Republican presidential debate, and defended the questions she posed to him during the debate.

"Apparently Mr. Trump thought the question I asked was unfair and felt I was attacking him. I felt he was asked a tough but fair question. We agree to disagree," she said on "The Kelly File."

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Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) on Monday directed Fox News viewers to his campaign website to see where he stands on certain issues, yet his website appears to lack a clear landing page where supporters can read about the presidential candidate's policy stances and proposals.

While discussing the media's focus on Donald Trump on Fox News' "America's Newsroom," Walker said that people should focus on the details of the candidates' policy ideas.

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This post has been updated.

After he spent the weekend attacking Fox News host Megyn Kelly for the questions she posed at the Republican presidential debate, Donald Trump on Monday said that he has since spoken to Fox News president Roger Ailes.

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After repeatedly going after Fox News host Megyn Kelly for the questions she posed during the Republican presidential debate, Donald Trump on Monday morning refused to say whether he has been in contact with anyone at Fox News over the weekend.

MSNBC's "Morning Joe" co-host Joe Scarborough asked Trump over the phone whether the real estate mogul has made any attempt to repair his relationship with Fox News.

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