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America has a democracy problem

America has a democracy problem

When a secretary of state and millionaire can oversee his own campaign for governor, our democracy has a problem. When we can’t trust that political operatives won’t tamper with absentee ...

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Cheney says House anti-Semitism resolution was effort to protect Omar

Cheney says House anti-Semitism resolution was effort to protect Omar

Rep. Liz Cheney said Sunday that the House resolution last week condemning anti-Semitism was little more than an attempt to protect Rep. Ilhan Omar by not calling her out by ...

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Trump set for tumultuous ride with Congress

Trump set for tumultuous ride with Congress

President Trump is entering a tumultuous stretch in his rollercoaster relationship with Congress, setting up some of his biggest battles to date. Trump faces a multi-pronged fight with a newly ...

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Trump: Dem investigations a ‘continuation of Witch Hunt!’

If Mueller's report lacks indictments, collusion is a delusion

President Trump on Thursday labeled investigations that House Democrats are launching using their newfound majority a “continuation” of special counsel Robert Mueller’s “witch hunt.” “So now Congressman Adam Schiff announces, ...

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Trump calls for global warming to ‘come back’ amid winter storm

Trump calls for global warming to ‘come back’ amid winter storm

President Trump on Monday asked “what the hell is going on” with global warming as states in the Midwest prepare to face wind chills as low as 65 degrees below ...

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Kushner’s top secret security clearance was rejected twice: report

Kushner’s top secret security clearance was rejected twice: report

Two White House security specialists, including one supervisor, rejected President Trump’s advisor and son-in-law Jared Kushner’s application for top secret clearance but were overruled by the head of the president’s ...

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Trump said he preferred the word ‘strike’ to refer to government shutdown

Trump said he preferred the word 'strike' to refer to government shutdown

President Trump reportedly opened a meeting Friday with congressional leaders with an incendiary rant before saying he preferred the word “strike” to refer to the ongoing government shutdown, according to ...

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Sanders worries pay-go rules could complicate climate change action

Sanders worries pay-go rules could complicate climate change action

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) said he is “concerned” about a budgetary rule known as pay-as-you-go that was included in House Democrats’ newly released rules package, saying it could complicate action ...

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Second White House meeting scheduled as shutdown drags toward week three

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A partial government shutdown showed no signs of ending Wednesday as congressional leaders left what appeared to be an unproductive meeting with President Trump. Before and after the meeting, there ...

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Trump claims unpaid federal workers want wall, support gov’t shutdown

Trump claims ‘many’ furloughed or unpaid federal workers want wall, support gov’t shutdown

President Donald Trump argued Tuesday that federal workers support his position in the fight with Democrats over billions of dollars in funding for the border wall, four days into a ...

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