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Trump's first 100 days in 100 seconds

President Donald Trump has spent his first 100 days trying to make good on several campaign promises, but not without controversy. From Inauguration Day to a flurry of executive orders to airstrikes in Syria and Afghanistan, the Trump administration has been busy. Here’s a look back at the first 100 days in 100 seconds.

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Does this speech predict a tougher line on legal marijuana?

Two days after downplaying the role of marijuana in the nation’s drug war, Department of Homeland Security John Kelly changes course, calling it a “potentially dangerous gateway drug” and saying his agency will continue to arrest and investigate those who illegally trade it. “Let me be clear about marijuana: It is a potentially dangerous gateway drug that frequently leads to the use of harder drugs,” he says in his first major speech since being sworn in.

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Federal judge orders Kobach to share documents from his meeting with Trump

A photograph of documents Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach brought to a meeting with then-President-elect Donald Trump revealed that they included a reference to voter rolls. The American Civil Liberties Union sought their disclosure as part of an ongoing lawsuit against a Kansas law that requires voters to provide proof of citizenship, such as a birth certificate or passport, when they register to vote.

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Why did FBI suspect Trump campaign adviser was a foreign agent?

Carter Page is a central character in the investigation into Russia’s meddling in the U.S. election. This week, it was disclosed that he’s been under Justice Department surveillance because of suspicions he acted as a foreign agent. Before he joined Donald Trump’s campaign for the presidency, Page had a lengthy military background, academic credentials and, until recently, a largely apolitical financial career.

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Trump's first 100 days in 100 seconds

President Donald Trump has spent his first 100 days trying to make good on several campaign promises, but not without controversy. From Inauguration Day to a flurry of executive orders to airstrikes in Syria and Afghanistan, the Trump administration has been busy. Here’s a look back at the first 100 days in 100 seconds.
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Trump's first 100 days in 100 seconds 1:52

Trump's first 100 days in 100 seconds

Spicer compares Assad to Hitler, tries to clarify and fails 2:09

Spicer compares Assad to Hitler, tries to clarify and fails

After bilateral meeting, Trump describes progressing relationship with China 3:20

After bilateral meeting, Trump describes progressing relationship with China

Spicer tells veteran reporter to stop shaking her head 3:24

Spicer tells veteran reporter to stop shaking her head