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Mueller tight-lipped as media leaks shape Russia narrative

Special counsel Robert Mueller and his prosecutors aren’t talking to the media, but still the leaks keep coming. In the past two weeks, anonymously sourced news reports have said the top federal Russia investigator is preparing [...]
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Trump sets his Cabinet free to shape an agenda

President Donald Trump’s administration is now embroiled in an all-consuming fight with the Hill over immigration, and there’s no guarantee that its push for an infrastructure plan will go anywhere — but a robust agenda [...]
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Republicans suspicious of ‘Democrats’ Cohn and Mnuchin as tax plans take shape

7 months ago | 0 comment
Conservative lawmakers and strategists have deep concerns that Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and White House economic adviser Gary Cohn — the administration’s two key leaders on tax reform — don’t have the know-how or political [...]
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Commander-in-Creep: Trump tells French First Lady “you’re in such good shape”

9 months ago | 0 comment
Donald Trump has done it again. Only hours after inflicting his infamous shake-and-yank handshake on French First Lady Brigitte Macron, Trump made things even more embarrassing by gushing about what “good shape” First Lady Macron was in. Trump [...]
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Inside Marco Rubio’s campaign to shape Trump’s Cuba crackdown

10 months ago | 0 comment
Facing President Donald Trump in the Oval Office, Florida Sen. Marco Rubio issued a blunt warning: The administration’s plan to crack down on Cuba trade and travel was under threat. Any effort by Trump to make good on his campaign promise [...]
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Trump’s billionaire adviser stands to gain from policies he helped shape

1 year ago | 0 comment
Billionaire investor Steve Schwarzman’s newfound status as a trusted outside adviser for President Donald Trump has created blurred lines in which the Blackstone CEO is offering guidance on policies that could boost the fortunes of his company [...]
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Bill Maher makes us dumber: How ignorance, fear and stupid pop-culture clichés shape Americans’ view of the Middle East

1 year ago | 0 comment
Last Sunday was the 14th anniversary of the American invasion of Iraq. Given the outcome of Operation Iraqi Freedom, the milestone passed almost completely without comment among the many who led the charge to Baghdad in 2003. There are soldiers [...]
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U.S.-Trained Official May Shape China’s Response to Trump on Trade

1 year ago | 0 comment
But in a study he oversaw that was published as a book more than three years ago, he argued that China “cannot shoulder excessive responsibility” for reducing its trade deficits with other economies. “Populist policies adopted [...]
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Why the Democratic leadership contest is urgent: It will shape the opposition to Trump

1 year ago | 0 comment
For some, the race for Democratic National Committee chair is a huge distraction from the all-hands-on-deck situation facing liberals and the left. After all, Donald Trump is about to be sworn in as president, with a GOP-controlled Congress [...]
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Trump’s terror-fighting team yet to take shape

1 year ago | 0 comment
The terrorist attacks in Berlin and Ankara — and warnings that more attacks may come during the holiday season — have cast a new spotlight on the pace of Donald Trump’s homeland security, intelligence and counterterrorism appointments, [...]