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Democrats continue extended talks with Mueller, DOJ over special counsel’s testimony

Democrats continue extended talks with Mueller, DOJ over special counsel’s testimony

House Democrats have waited for weeks to hear from special counsel Robert Mueller since the release of his report – and they’re going to have to keep waiting. On Friday, ...

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Jimmy Carter offers to visit North Korea to try and break nuclear stalemate

Jimmy Carter offers to visit North Korea to try and break nuclear stalemate

Former President Jimmy Carter — who once brokered a nuclear agreement with Kim Jong Un’s grandfather in the 1990s — is offering to travel to North Korea to try and ...

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Full Transcripts: Trump’s Speech on Immigration and the Democratic Response

Full Transcripts: Trump’s Speech on Immigration and the Democratic Response

President Trump delivered an address to the nation on Tuesday night from the Oval Office to make a broad-based public push for border wall funding here is the full transcripts: ...

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Democratic leaders face backlash if they compromise on wall

Democratic leaders face backlash if they compromise on wall

Democratic activists are warning that Senate Democratic Leader Charles Schumer (N.Y.) and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi (Calif.) will face angry backlash from their liberal base if they compromise on ...

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Graham vows to push Trump’s AG pick through Judiciary Committee

Graham vows to push Trump’s AG pick through Judiciary Committee

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.), likely the next chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, praised President Trump’s nomination of William Barr to be attorney general and said he intends to help ...

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Senate edges closer to rebuking Trump on Saudi Arabia

Senators are closing in on a deal to defy President Trump on Saudi Arabia, as support grows for tougher action over the killing of U.S.-based journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The emerging ...

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People will die if we don’t act now

People will die if we don’t act now

Rep.-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) called on the U.S. to act “urgent[ly]” after a report from the federal government found that climate change is expected to have an enormous impact on the ...

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Warren: I’ll ‘take a hard look at’ 2020 run after midterms

Warren: I’ll ‘take a hard look at’ 2020 run after midterms

Sen. Elizabeth Warren on Saturday announced that she would “take a hard look at” a prospective 2020 presidential run following this fall’s midterm elections. “After Nov. 6 I will take ...

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Ford welcomes reopening of FBI investigation into Kavanaugh

Ford welcomes reopening of FBI investigation into Kavanaugh

Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, the woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault, welcomes the reopening of the FBI background investigation into him, her attorney said in a ...

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59 Arrested in Protest of Kavanaugh Near Supreme Court

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On Capitol Hill, more than a thousand protesters chanting “We believe Christine Ford!” rallied outside Congress and marched to the Supreme Court Thursday. Police arrested 59 people as they blocked ...

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