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Trump spending cuts allowed to target kids' health insurance

34 minutes ago   |   Politico

The Government Accountability Office on Tuesday delivered a victory to the Trump administration by greenlighting a proposal to claw back more than $7 billion in unused cash...
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Progressive Fights, More Women On The Ballot In Tuesday's Primary Contests

Progressive Fights, More Women On The Ballot In Tuesday's Primary Contests

40 minutes ago   |   NPR

A Texas House runoff has become ground zero for Democrats' fight between progressives and centrists, while two Democratic women are taking different approaches in their race...
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We Can Change Trend of Shootings by Voting for Democrats

2 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

Steve Israel , The Hill Friday morning's shooting at Santa Fe High School in Texas exposes us to the latest “breaking news” alerts on our televisions, smartphones and tablets.
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Calls mount for Dem who admitted to abusing ex-wife to drop out of South Carolina primary

2 hours ago   |   Politico

A South Carolina Democrat who has admitted to physically abusing his former wife in the 1970s has refused to drop out of next month's Congressional primary despite rising calls...
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Dems want to scrap tax cut for rich to fund teachers' raises

2 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - Congressional Democrats want to give a big salary bump to teachers and pay for it by canceling the tax cut for the nation's top 1 percent of earners. Senate...
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Ebola Claims Two More Lives in Congo as Vaccinations Underway

3 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Two more people died from Ebola and seven new cases were confirmed in the northwestern Democratic Republic of Congo, as a vaccination campaign began to halt an outbreak that's...
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Why Are So Many Democrats Afraid of Impeachment?

4 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

John Nichols , The Nation Party leaders need to make clear that impeachment is always valid when there is evidence of presidential wrongdoing, cover-ups, and corruption of justice.
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New group of black women fighting for seats at the table in Democratic Party

4 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

Black women are the backbone, leaders say. But black women are demanding more.
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Trump associate could have lied to House Intelligence Committee, Democrat says

5 hours ago   |   ABC News

Blackwater founder Erik Prince is accused of misleading Congress.
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The Note: Democratic primaries the first test of electability in the South

6 hours ago   |   ABC News

Forget Hillary vs. Bernie, or the left-vs.-center splits that have defined their fights for a generation.
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Trump Reportedly Rejects Phone Security Measures As 'Too Inconvenient'

Trump Reportedly Rejects Phone Security Measures As 'Too Inconvenient'

The president is said to use a cellphone that lacks top security features and ignores advice to regularly swap his Twitter phone. Read more ...

Don Blankenship To Mount Third-Party Senate Bid After Losing W.Va. GOP Primary

Don Blankenship To Mount Third-Party Senate Bid After Losing W.Va. GOP Primary

The convicted coal executive said he's running with the Constitution Party after coming in third in the GOP primary. But the decision to run after losing the primary is not... Read more ...

As Trump-Kim Summit Approaches, South Korea's Leader Heads To White House

As Trump-Kim Summit Approaches, South Korea's Leader Heads To White House

The talks are still expected to happen next month in Singapore, despite North Korea's threats to back out. The South Korean president is playing mediator to keep things on track. Read more ...

Trump Demands Review Of Russia Investigation Surveillance Tactics

Trump Demands Review Of Russia Investigation Surveillance Tactics

The president says he will call on the Department of Justice to look into whether the department itself or the FBI surveilled the Trump campaign "for political purposes." Read more ...

Trump demands the Justice Department look into whether the FBI had an...

Trump demands the Justice Department look into whether the FBI had an informant 'infiltrate' his presidential campaign

President Donald Trump said on Twitter Sunday afternoon that he will instruct the Justice Department to look into whether the FBI planted an informant in his presidential... Read more ...

Giuliani Says Mueller Will Wrap Up Trump Obstruction Probe By September: Report

Giuliani Says Mueller Will Wrap Up Trump Obstruction Probe By September: Report

Trump's lawyer told The New York Times he got the timeline from the special counsel's office two weeks ago. Read more ...

Progressive Fights, More Women On The Ballot In Tuesday's Primary Contests

Progressive Fights, More Women On The Ballot In Tuesday's Primary Contests

A Texas House runoff has become ground zero for Democrats' fight between progressives and centrists, while two Democratic women are taking different approaches in their race... Read more ...

Paul Ryan's Speakership May End Early

Paul Ryan's Speakership May End Early

One thing is not in dispute: Paul Ryan will not be House speaker next year. In fact, he won't even be in Congress now that he's not running for re-election. But new reports are... Read more ...

Ex-Trump Adviser Calls President's Claims That Informant Spied On Campaign...

Ex-Trump Adviser Calls President's Claims That Informant Spied On Campaign 'Embarrassing'

Trump has asked the Justice Department to look into whether an FBI informant infiltrated his campaign for political purposes. Read more ...

5 Years Later, The Onion Responds to Michael Cohen

5 Years Later, The Onion Responds to Michael Cohen

Back in 2013, Michael Cohen wrote an email to the Onion complaining about a satirical item written about his biggest client, Donald Trump. In the email, Cohen demanded an... Read more ...