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Clyburn: Trump and his family are 'greatest threats to democracy of my lifetime'

Clyburn: Trump and his family are 'greatest threats to democracy of my lifetime'

3 hours ago   |   Politico

House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn invoked the regime of Adolf Hitler to warn about the presidency of Donald Trump, urging Congress to push back on a president who he said he...
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Rep. Devin Nunes Has A Cow and Files Udderly Frivolous Lawsuit In Attempt To Steer Attention From His Own Failures

14 hours ago   |   DCCC   |   2 articles

According to a Fox News Report , Rep. Devin Nunes is suing Twitter and three of its users for supposedly ignoring reports of abusive behavior and censoring conservative voices...
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Right-wing movements merge as Bolsonaro visits Trump

Right-wing movements merge as Bolsonaro visits Trump

21 hours ago   |   Politico

MAGA, meet MBGA. The official agenda for Tuesday's meeting between President Donald Trump and Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro revolves around economic cooperation and the toppling of...
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Records show FBI was probing Michael Cohen long before raid

22 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   5 articles

By JIM MUSTIAN and LARRY NEUMEISTER NEW YORK - Special counsel Robert Mueller began investigating President Donald Trump's former lawyer, Michael Cohen, for fraud in his...
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Swalwell says lawmakers working to extend criminal statute of limitations for sitting presidents

Swalwell says lawmakers working to extend criminal statute of limitations for sitting presidents

1 day ago   |   Politico

Rep. Eric Swalwell said Tuesday that lawmakers are working on legislation to extend the statute of limitations for crimes committed by presidents, allowing them to be charged...
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Appeals Court In Virginia To Hear Arguments In Trump Hotel Lawsuit

1 day ago   |   NPR

As one of the emoluments lawsuits against President Trump goes before an appeals court, ethics controversies have become a persistent cloud over the White House, federal...
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Key Senate panel split on Trump-Russia collusion: sources

1 day ago   |   Reuters

The U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee, known as perhaps Congress' most bipartisan panel, is split along party lines over whether Donald Trump's campaign colluded with Russia...
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C-SPAN's First Televised Coverage of Congress

1 day ago   |   NY Times

C-Span first broadcasted from the U.S. House of Representatives chamber on March 19, 1979, featuring Al Gore when he was a representative from Tennessee.
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Republicans' Day of Reckoning on Trump Is Coming

1 day ago   |   Real Clear Politics

Now is the time for Republicans in Congress to stand up to Trump by overriding his veto
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Mass. politicians, activists rally at Boston City Hall for immigration bill

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

Pols and activist groups gathered Monday at City Hall to advocate for the Dream and Promise Act to pass in Congress, which would protect so-called Dreamers and other illegal...
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Trump calls George Conway a 'husband from hell' to top aide Kellyanne

Trump calls George Conway a 'husband from hell' to top aide Kellyanne

President Donald Trump escalated his attacks on the husband of one of his top aides and most visible defenders, tweeting Wednesday that George Conway is a “husband from hell”... Read more ...

Donald Trump Jr. Says U.K.'s Prime Minister Should Have Listened To His Father

Donald Trump Jr. Says U.K.'s Prime Minister Should Have Listened To His Father

The political chaos surrounding Brexit could have been avoided had Theresa May simply followed the president's advice, Donald Trump Jr. wrote in an op-ed. Read more ...

DCCC raises record sum in February

DCCC raises record sum in February

The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee raised a record $11.6 million last month, more than the House Democrats' campaign arm has ever raised in any February - even in... Read more ...

FBI Investigated Michael Cohen For Months Before Manhattan Raid

FBI Investigated Michael Cohen For Months Before Manhattan Raid

Newly revealed search warrant documents show that the probe into Donald Trump's former personal attorney began earlier than previously thought. Read more ...

Lighthizer, Mnuchin headed to China next week for more trade talks

Lighthizer, Mnuchin headed to China next week for more trade talks

U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin will return to China next week for more bilateral trade talks, a Trump administration official... Read more ...

Supreme Court Rules ICE Can Detain Some Immigrants Indefinitely

Supreme Court Rules ICE Can Detain Some Immigrants Indefinitely

The court's conservative wing sided with President Donald Trump's administration. Read more ...

Trump calls Kellyanne Conway's husband 'a total loser'

Trump calls Kellyanne Conway's husband 'a total loser'

President Donald Trump on Tuesday insulted the husband of Kellyanne Conway, the president's most prominent defender, labeling George Conway "a total loser." The president's... Read more ...

Elizabeth Warren Calls For Getting Rid Of The Electoral College

Elizabeth Warren Calls For Getting Rid Of The Electoral College

The Massachusetts Democrat endorsed abolishing the Electoral College, the first time she's publicly taken the stance. Read more ...

Military Projects From Alaska To Florida At Risk From Trump's Border Wall...

Military Projects From Alaska To Florida At Risk From Trump's Border Wall ‘Emergency'

The Pentagon listed projects across the nation and around the world that could be delayed or canceled so Trump can build the border wall he promised Mexico would pay for. Read more ...

Alan Krueger, Democratic labor economist, dies at 58

Alan Krueger, Democratic labor economist, dies at 58

Alan Krueger, a prominent labor economist who was President Barack Obama's top economic adviser, died this past weekend. He was 58. Krueger, a Princeton economist, served as... Read more ...