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Political scientist says GOP should have done better in midterms with economy

Political scientist says GOP should have done better in midterms with economy

Political scientist Michael Cornfield said on Wednesday that Republicans should have done better in the midterm elections given the state of the economy. “Given the numbers in the economy at ...

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McCarthy announces bid for minority leader

McCarthy announces bid for minority leader

House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) on Wednesday officially announced he plans to run for minority leader following the GOP’s loss of the lower chamber in the midterm elections. McCarthy, ...

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CNN fires back at Trump over Acosta attacks, calls treatment of press ‘disturbingly un-American’

CNN fires back at Trump over Acosta attacks, calls treatment of press 'disturbingly un-American'

CNN chastised President Trump Wednesday after he repeatedly clashed with reporters during a press conference at the White House. “This president’s ongoing attacks on the press have gone too far. ...

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Jeff Sessions out as attorney general

Jeff Sessions out as attorney general

President Donald Trump on Wednesday fired Attorney General Jeff Sessions. “At your request I am submitting my resignation,” Sessions wrote in a letter to White House chief of staff John ...

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Trump accuses reporter of ‘racist question’

Trump accuses reporter of 'racist question'

President Trump during a press conference on Wednesday accused an African-American reporter of asking “a racist question” about his support of nationalism. “On the campaign trail you called yourself a ...

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Trump boasts about having ‘retired’ Flake: ‘I did the country a great service’

The secret of why Donald Trump won’t release his taxes

President Trump on Wednesday boasted that he “retired” Sen. Jeff Flake (Ariz.), a top GOP critic of the president who is leaving the Senate after this year. “In Jeff Flake’s ...

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Trump “feels vindicated” by election results

Trump faces Mueller report in Mar-a-Lago bubble

Don’t expect President Trump to dwell on the new political order in Washington during his post-election news conference at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday in the East Room. Aides say he will ...

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House leadership elections will take place after the midterms

House leadership elections will take place after the midterms

Democrats are set to hold their House leadership elections the week after Thanksgiving. It’s unclear if Democratic Rep. Nancy Pelosi will remain the party’s leader. Why this matters: Republicans have ...

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GOP running out of time to grill Russia investigators

GOP running out of time to grill Russia investigators

House Republicans who have rallied behind President Donald Trump’s claims that the FBI attempted to railroad him in 2016 are suddenly racing a two-month clock to produce results before a ...

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Impeachment is coming: Most Democrats want Donald Trump impeached

Impeachment is coming: Most Democrats want Donald Trump impeached

Around 40% of 2018 voters said they want President Donald Trump impeached, according to CNN’s national exit polls. It’ll become a key question as Democrats seize control of the House ...

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