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Sen. Feinstein gives investigators info she got on Kavanaugh

WASHINGTON (AP) – Sen. Dianne Feinstein, the top Democrat on the SenateJudiciary Committee, said she has notified federal investigators about information she received – and won’t disclose publicly – concerning Supreme Court [...]
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Kavanaugh hearing gives 2020 Dem hopefuls a chance to break out

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> They’re the most junior Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee. But Kamala Harris and Cory Booker led the way in upending Brett Kavanaugh’s debut — and the GOP was watching with 2020 [...]
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Iran’s Parliament Gives President a Rare Rebuke

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LONDON — Iran’s Parliament summoned President Hassan Rouhani to answer questions on Tuesday about the country’s economic crisis, and then voted to reject his explanation, in a remarkable rebuke of a sitting leader. Mr. Rouhani [...]
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John McCain’s death gives civil rights activists reason to rename Russell building

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Civil rights activists have been pushing for decades to remove Richard B. Russell’s name from the original Senate office building in Washington. Sen. John McCain’s death has finally given them the opening to do it. Senate Minority Leader [...]
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With May’s Government Teetering, Trump Gives It a Shove

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[unable to retrieve full-text content] President Trump, fresh from his confrontational NATO trip, visited Britain where he criticized Prime Minister Theresa May in a published interview. Source: NYT > World
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Pompeo gives U.S. diplomats ‘dose of reality’ after early high hopes

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When Mike Pompeo took over as secretary of state in April, U.S. diplomats viewed him as a liberator rescuing them from the irrelevance they felt under his predecessor, Rex Tillerson. Nearly two months later, some are having second [...]
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Hasty immigration order gives way to West Wing tensions

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Facing an unprecedented outpouring of public outrage this week over the separation of migrant families at the border, President Donald Trump did what he usually does when he wants a quick fix: Asked for an executive order. Trump frequently [...]
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North Korea gives China leverage in U.S. trade talks

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White House advisers are working on a deal that could avert the tariffs that President Donald Trump is threatening to impose on $ 50 billion in Chinese goods. | Nicolas [...]
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Trump gives senators lesson on how to filibuster

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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

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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 [...]