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Trump gives senators lesson on how to filibuster

President Donald Trump showed a roomful of long-winded senators how to wage a filibuster on Tuesday. Trump showed up to the Senate for a rare confab with GOP senators and spoke for nearly an hour, essentially uninterrupted. He managed to sidestep [...]
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Adelson gives $30 million to help GOP save the House

Sheldon Adelson’s donation comes at a perilous moment for House Republicans, who are facing growing headwinds as they try to save their majority. | Ethan Miller/Getty [...]
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Israeli Parliament Gives War Power to 2 Top Leaders

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JERUSALEM — As Israel faces rising tensions with Iran, Syria and Gaza, its Parliament passed a new law allowing the prime minister and defense minister to decide alone whether their nation will go to war. The legislation, which comes [...]
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Kate, Duchess of Cambridge, Gives Birth to a Boy

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Outside the hospital, the news drew a curious mix of journalists, Britons and tourists. [Read more about the modern tradition of the royal baby watch at the Lindo Wing.] Around 1:20 p.m., a man named Tony Appleton appeared on the steps [...]
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Trump gives McMaster the Tillerson treatment

2 months ago | 0 comment
As with the secretary of state, President Donald Trump decided months ago amid disagreements over his Afghanistan strategy that national security adviser H.R. McMaster [...]
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Italy Election Gives Big Lift to Far Right and Populists

3 months ago | 0 comment
The results were not just a disconcerting measure of Italy’s mood but also a harbinger of the troubles that may yet lay ahead for Europe. Far-right and populist forces appeared to gain more than 50 percent of the vote in Italy, where [...]
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New Pennsylvania map gives Democrats big boost in midterms

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Democrats’ hopes of winning the House this fall got a boost Monday with the release of a new congressional-district map in Pennsylvania that could help the party pick up several seats in the battleground state. Under the previous map, drawn [...]
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ICE Knows Some Terrible Fucking Publicity When It Gets It, Gives Stay Of Deportation To Sick Baby’s Dad

3 months ago | 0 comment
Heading back home today! Now we just need that outcome for a few million more folks… Jesus Berrones, the Phoenix man who was ordered to be deported even though his 5-year-old son has a rare form of leukemia, gets to go home to be with his [...]
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Trump administration gives up on being serious about the opioid crisis

4 months ago | 0 comment
(Credit: AP Photo/Richard Drew) Experts are no longer calling the shots when it comes to dealing with the opioid epidemic Jeremy Binckes2018-02-06T17:09:08Z•2018-02-06T17:09:08Z•0 Comments In a sign that the Trump Administration [...]
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Mick Mulvaney’s CFPB gives up on Equifax probe

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(Credit: AP Photo/Andrew Harnik) A credit breach left million of people exposed — and Mulvaney gives up his investigation! Jeremy Binckes2018-02-05T14:38:00Z•2018-02-05T14:38:00Z•0 Comments When Mick Mulvaney was named [...]