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We already know how this shutdown will end

We already know how this shutdown will end

(CNN)We already know how this partial shutdown of the federal government will end. Someone has to blink, or the two sides have to compromise. But it’s rarely a compromise that ...

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Iran has more potential oil buyers despite US sanctions

Iran has more potential oil buyers despite US sanctions

The United States introduced new sanctions on Iran’s energy sector on 5 November, with a stated goal to cut the Islamic Republic’s oil exports to zero. The number of potential buyers ...

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Trump: ‘I don’t care’ that most federal employees working without pay ‘are Democrats’

Trump: ‘I don’t care’ that most federal employees working without pay ‘are Democrats’

President Trump said Saturday that he wants to end the partial government shutdown that is stretching into its third week while reiterating his claim that most of the federal workers ...

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Pentagon chief of staff resigns

Pentagon chief of staff resigns

The Department of Defense’s chief of staff Rear Adm. Kevin Sweeney has resigned, according to a statement. Sweeney said in a brief statement that he planned to return to the ...

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More coal plants shut down in Trump’s first two years than in Obama’s entire first term

More coal plants shut down in Trump’s first two years than in Obama’s entire first term

The last time U.S. coal consumption was this low, Jimmy Carter was president. Despite campaigning on a pledge to save the dirtiest of fossil fuels, President Donald Trump has presided ...

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Comparing Trump language with Rashida Tlaib’s colorful language!

Comparing Trump language with Rashida Tlaib’s colorful language!

Here’s the entire compilation of Trump swearing up a fucking storm. If you are offended by Rashida Tlaib’s colorful language but not Trump’s, your problem might not be the language. ...

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US government is shut down over a demand from your administration that the American taxpayer pay for the wall

Donald Trump's speech will make the shutdown worse

President Trump sparred with CNN’s Kaitlan Collins at a press conference Friday after the White House correspondent pressed him on the materials for his proposed U.S.-Mexico border wall. “You ran your ...

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Speaker Nancy Pelosi: We’re not doing a wall

Speaker Nancy Pelosi: We’re not doing a wall

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) on Thursday joked that she might pay a dollar for President Trump‘s proposed border wall as part of ongoing negotiations over government spending. She was asked whether there’s any scenario ...

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GOP strategist calls Ocasio-Cortez ‘The little girl’

GOP strategist calls Ocasio-Cortez ‘The little girl.’

Republican political strategist and campaign consultant Ed Rollins dismissively referred to 29-year-old Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) as “the little girl” with a big “mouth.” That triggered a trademark zinger from the congresswoman, ...

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What if Mueller is fired?

What if Mueller is fired?

President Trump grumbles about the “witch hunt,” claiming that the “chief witch,” special counsel Robert Mueller, spends his days pushing his coven to “get Trump.” Still, nothing that Mueller says ...

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