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Republicans have a particular responsibility to condemn the president’s behavior and to reject his tactics

In the summer of 1950, outraged by Joseph McCarthy’s anti-Communist inquisition, Margaret Chase Smith, a Republican senator from Maine, stood to warn her party that its own behavior was threatening ...

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After facing bipartisan backlash Trump reverses course: Florida resort won’t be used for G7 summit

President Donald Trump on Saturday night abruptly reversed course and announced next year’s G7 economic summit of world powers would not be held at Trump National in Doral, Florida, in ...

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Pelosi arrives in Jordan with bipartisan congressional delegation

Speaker Nancy Pelosi  arrived in Jordan on Saturday, where the House’s top Democrat is leading a bipartisan delegation of lawmakers to meet with top Jordanian officials. A statement from the ...

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Jill Stein slams Clinton’s accusations

Former 2016 Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein slammed Hillary Clinton’s accusations that she and 2020 Democratic candidate Tulsi Gabbard are Russian assets, calling Clinton’s comments a “wild and insulting ...

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Maryland Rep. Elijah Cummings to lie in state, funeral services set for Baltimore

A wake and funeral for Cummings will be held at New Psalmist Baptist Church in Baltimore on Friday, Oct. 25. The wake will begin at 8 a.m., followed by the ...

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Perry on Ukraine efforts: ‘There was no quid pro quo’

Energy Secretary Rick Perry emphatically denied anything improper occurred as part of the Trump administration’s efforts in Ukraine and said he was comfortable consulting with the president’s personal attorney Rudy ...

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First Republican calls for Rick Perry to answer House subpoena

Rick Perry, announced, Trump, energy, secretary

Senior House Democrats say they won’t let up on their demands for documents and testimony from outgoing Energy Secretary Rick Perry in the wake of his resignation announcement — and ...

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Clinton: Russia is grooming Gabbard to be a third-party candidate

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said in a podcast interview that Russia sees Democratic Rep. Tulsi Gabbard as a potential third-party candidate who could spoil the 2020 presidential election ...

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Former Republican Ohio Gov. John Kasich says he’s now for impeaching Trump

Relax and be gracious, Republican, Trump, win, party

er Ohio Gov. John Kasich said President Donald Trump should be impeached, a major switch for a former Republican presidential candidate who had previously said there was not enough evidence ...

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Democrats: Warren should be more explicit about “Medicare for All” plan.

Elizabeth Warren says Congress is complicit with Trump by failing to act

A growing number of Senate Democrats say Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) should be more explicit about how she plans to pay for her “Medicare for All” plan. They say the ...

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