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Ryan facing growing doubts about hold on speakership

Top House Republicans are privately questioning whether retiring Speaker Paul Ryan can make it through Election Day. No one’s plotting to take him out at this point, and Ryan insists he’s not going anywhere. But rank-and-file Republicans, [...]
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American Dreams Take Second Place To Precious, Precious Guns

Sabika Sheikh, Cynthia and Recie Tisdale One of the things we often hear after a mass shooting is that we shouldn’t get all emotional, because gun policy should be based in reason, not emotion. Lord knows that’s the cool, calm position [...]
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Italy’s Populists Move Closer to Power, With Little-Known Pick for Prime Minister

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ROME — In a significant step toward forming an anti-establishment government in the European Union’s fourth largest economy, the leaders of Italy’s populist parties asked the country’s president on Monday to accept a little-known [...]
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‘Too inconvenient’: Trump goes rogue on phone security

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President Donald Trump uses a White House cell phone that isn’t equipped with sophisticated security features designed to shield his communications, according to two senior administration officials – a departure from the practice of his [...]
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Can Donald Trump Jr. And Erik Prince Please Go The Fuck To Jail Yet?

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In our last post, we noted that the angry crickets who live on the president’s grundle (allegedly) are EXTRA MAD right now over a whole bunch of things related to the Russia investigation. Donald Trump is super jittery and more insane than [...]
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In Speech, Pompeo Piles on Against Iran After Nuclear Deal Withdrawal

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WASHINGTON — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo used his first major policy address to deliver a hard-line speech on Monday, in which he demanded that Iran change just about everything regarding its behavior on the world stage. He insisted [...]
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GOP campaign consultant John Weaver on John McCain & the GOP Stockholm Syndrome under Trump

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John Weaver is a longtime GOP presidential campaign manager (McCain 2000 & 2008 (for part of the campaign), Huntsman 2012, Kasich 2016) who, rare among campaign operatives, also nearly worked for the Democrats in the 2000s. A vocal Never-Trumper, [...]
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Surge of female candidates reshapes Democratic Party

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A string of victories for women in primary elections across the country is beginning to reshape the face of the Democratic Party and accelerate a conversation about its future — with consequences that reach well beyond the 2018 [...]
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Border Patrol Guy Keeps Montana Safe From Two US Citizens Speaking Spanish

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Luigi and Mario won’t even acknowledge he’s part of the family. Last week in the tiny town of Havre, Montana (motto, for real: “You Know What They Say About Havre — You Can Have Her”), a Border Patrol agent sprang into action at the [...]
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Death of Japanese Climber on Everest Raises Toll This Month to 3

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KATHMANDU, Nepal — An accomplished Japanese alpinist and motivational speaker, who lost nine fingers to frostbite on a previous attempt to reach the summit of Mount Everest, died on the world’s highest peak on Monday, after he slipped [...]