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Republican lawmaker and ally urged crowd to prepare for civil unrest

Republican lawmaker and ally urged crowd to prepare for civil unrest

Recordings obtained by the Guardian show Republican state representative Matt Shea and several associates telling an audience to arm themselves for a looming civil war. The audio was taken in ...

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Democratic senator on Barr’s answers: “That’s masterful hairsplitting”

Democratic senator on Barr’s answers: “That’s masterful hairsplitting”

Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, a Democrat from Rhode Island, said Attorney General William Barr was practicing “masterful hairsplitting” when he answered questions about special counsel Robert Mueller’s letter. Whitehouse: “You knew ...

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Barr: The report “was my baby” after Mueller filed it

Barr: The report “was my baby” after Mueller filed it

Attorney General William Barr told lawmakers that Robert Mueller’s report “was my baby” in the days after the special counsel filed it. Barr said Mueller is equivalent of a US ...

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President Trump has made more than 10,000 false or misleading claims

Trump prepares to do battle with congress over subpoenas for financial information

It took President Trump 601 days to top 5,000 false and misleading claims in The Fact Checker’s database, an average of eight claims a day. But on April 26, just ...

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Cummings to ex-White House official: Answer our questions or face prison

Cummings to ex-White House official: Answer our questions or face prison

House Oversight and Reform Committee Chairman Elijah Cummings is threatening fines or even imprisonment for a former White House official if he refuses to satisfactorily answer questions when he appears ...

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Just 2 lawmakers have seen less-redacted Mueller report

Just 2 lawmakers have seen less-redacted Mueller report

On the eve of Attorney General William Barr’s testimony on a redacted version of special counsel Robert Mueller’s report, only two lawmakers have set eyes on secret information that Barr ...

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South Sudan paying US lobbyists $3.7M for better Trump ties

South Sudan paying US lobbyists $3.7M for better Trump ties

South Sudan’s government is paying a U.S.-based lobby firm $3.7 million to improve its relationship with the Trump administration and to block a path to justice for victims of the ...

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William Barr is in deep trouble

William Barr is in deep trouble

Attorney General William Barr did two strange things between the time he received special counsel Robert Mueller’s report on Russian interference in the 2016 election and when he released it ...

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Americans by nearly 2 to 1 oppose  build a wall across the U.S.-Mexico border

Americans by nearly 2 to 1 oppose  build a wall across the U.S.-Mexico border

Americans by nearly 2 to 1 oppose Donald Trump’s attempts to build a wall across the U.S.-Mexico border and just three in 10 in the latest ABC News/Washington Post poll support making it ...

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