Matt Shuham

Matt Shuham is a news writer for TPM. He was previously associate editor of The National Memo and managing editor of the Harvard Political Review. He is available by email at and on Twitter @mattshuham.

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After being accused of pulling out of a meeting with President Donald Trump for political reasons, Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-MD) said Trump had received “incorrect information” about the logistics of the meeting. Cummings also reminded the President that he had not replied to an invitation weeks ago from the Congressional Black Caucus.

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President Donald Trump did not commit to the future of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program Thursday. But he said he would “show great heart” in determining the future of hundreds of thousands undocumented young people who were allowed to stay in the United States by the Obama administration.

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