Latest News Tuesday's Campaign Round-Up, 6.19.18 2018-06-19T12:00:34.000000000-04:00 Today's installment of campaign-related news items from across the country. On trade with China, Trump's posture is... 2018-06-19T11:22:12.000000000-04:00 On the one hand, Trump wants to "get tough" on China. On the other hand, Trump seems awfully eager to go easy on a Chinese telecom accused of serious wrongdoing Trump calls for 'separate but equal' space force 2018-06-19T11:03:40.000000000-04:00 President Trump announced Monday he is directing the Pentagon to create a new 'Space Force,' that would be 'separate but equal.' The panel reacts. Trump directs the Pentagon to create a 'Space Force' 2018-06-19T10:41:45.000000000-04:00 Donald Trump's "Space Force" apparently started as an offhand joke, which he's now taking very seriously. Kansas' Kobach suffers humiliating loss... 2018-06-19T10:01:02.000000000-04:00 Legally and professionally, Kansas Kris Koback -- a national voter-suppression pioneer -- suffered a humiliating setback in a federal courtroom yesterday. Sessions agenda could erase civil rights gains: Atlantic 2018-06-19T09:57:16.000000000-04:00 The Atlantic's Vann Newkirk writes about how AG Jeff Sessions is pushing an agenda that could erase many of the gains made in the Civil Rights movement. Sessions: comparing family-separation policy, Nazi Germany is an 'exaggeration' 2018-06-19T09:20:15.000000000-04:00 It's apparently time to update an old joke so that it now says, "If you're explaining why your policy isn't quite as bad as Nazi Germany, you're losing." On the front lines of the 'zero tolerance' border policy 2018-06-19T09:04:27.000000000-04:00 Anne Chandler and Thomas Saenz, who both advocate on behalf of immigrants, join Morning Joe to discuss the impact of the border separation policy. What Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen... 2018-06-19T08:40:38.000000000-04:00 DHS chief Kirstjen Nielsen has become the face of Trump's deeply controversial family-separation policy. So far, that's not working out well for her. How absentee parenting shaped the Trump kids 2018-06-19T08:05:12.000000000-04:00 'Born Trump' author Emily Jane Fox continues her discussion of her book on the Trump family, and she discusses the childhoods of Don Jr., Eric and Ivanka.