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Senate Panel Approves Gina Haspel As CIA Chief; Confirmation Appears Likely

9 monthes ago   |   By NPR

The intelligence committee approved her 10-5. With several Democrats backing Haspel, she looks headed for confirmation in the full Senate despite her role in the CIA's waterboarding program.
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Senate Intelligence Committee Backs Gina Haspel To Lead The CIA

Senate Intelligence Committee Backs Gina Haspel To Lead The CIA

9 monthes ago   |   By The Huffington Post

Haspel looks all but assured to win confirmation in a vote before the full Senate.
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Elizabeth Warren To Unveil Sweeping Plan For Universal Child Care

Elizabeth Warren To Unveil Sweeping Plan For Universal Child Care

The proposal could put the issue on top of the 2020 campaign agenda. Read more ...

Roger Stone Attacks Judge Presiding Over His Case In Bizarre Instagram Post

Roger Stone Attacks Judge Presiding Over His Case In Bizarre Instagram Post

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Trump calls out McCabe for 'deranged' story after '60 Minutes' interview

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Anthony Weiner released from prison

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Adam Schiff Says Trump-Russia Collusion 'Evidence In Plain Sight'

Adam Schiff Says Trump-Russia Collusion 'Evidence In Plain Sight'

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Most Americans Disapprove Of Trump's National Emergency Declaration: Poll

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