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Poll shows vast majority of Americans want public Mueller report

Poll shows vast majority of Americans want public Mueller report

Almost nine in ten Americans want Robert Mueller’s special counsel investigation to end with a full, public report, according to a new survey. A CNN poll released Thursday finds that ...

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EU says no, again, to renegotiating Brexit deal as May arrives in Brussels

EU says no, again, to renegotiating Brexit deal as May arrives in Brussels

Europe has told British Prime Minister Theresa May, again, that it will not reopen talks on the Brexit agreement as she arrived in Brussels to persuade EU leaders to agree ...

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Harris says assault allegations against Virginia lt. gov ‘credible,’ should be investigated

Harris says assault allegations against Virginia lt. gov 'credible,' should be investigated

Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) on Thursday called for an investigation into the allegations of sexual assault against Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax (D). Harris told reporters that Vanessa Tyson’s statement ...

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Judiciary Committee to explore migrant children deaths

Judiciary Committee to explore migrant children deaths

The Senate Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing on the two migrant children who died in U.S. custody. Its chairman, Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.), said during a panel meeting on ...

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Whitaker says he won’t testify unless Dems withdraw subpoena threat

Whitaker says he won't testify unless Dems withdraw subpoena threat

Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker is threatening to not testify before the House Judiciary Committee on Friday after Democrats on the panel voted to authorize the use of a subpoena ...

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Pelosi: Americans ‘overwhelmingly’ want to see Trump’s tax returns

Trump: 'I don't need a summit' with Mexico, El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras

Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) signaled Thursday that Democrats would pursue getting President Trump’s tax returns, arguing that Americans “overwhelmingly” support Congress reviewing the returns. Asked by reporters during a press ...

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Pelosi: ‘There will not be another shutdown’

Pelosi: 'There will not be another shutdown'

Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) predicted in a new interview that Republican leaders in Congress would not support another partial government shutdown over funding for President Trump’s plans to build a ...

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Tennessee lawmakers introduce bills to restore voting rights for convicted felons

Tennessee lawmakers introduce bills to restore voting rights for convicted felons

Two Tennessee state lawmakers on Wednesday introduced bills to restore the voting rights of people with felony convictions after they serve their sentences. State Sen. Steven Dickerson (R) and State ...

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Pelosi praises enthusiasm behind green new deal after seeming to brush it off

Pelosi praises enthusiasm behind green new deal after seeming to brush it off

Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) welcomed the enthusiasm surrounding the “Green New Deal” climate bill backed by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) — hours after she appeared to brush off the legislation ...

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Dem majority revives fight with Trump over Saudis

Dem majority revives fight with Trump over Saudis

Democrats are set to challenge President Trump’s relationship with Saudi Arabia in one of their first major foreign policy moves since retaking the House. Congressional fury over the humanitarian disaster ...

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