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Interior Dept. Lawyer Told Congress He Had No Contact With Koch Network. Not True

Interior Dept. Lawyer Told Congress He Had No Contact With Koch Network. Not True

17 minutes ago   |   The Huffington Post

Daniel Jorjani, the agency's solicitor, reached out to his former employer Charles Koch Foundation for advice in April 2017.
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Congress Fights Back Against the Imperial Presidency

1 hour ago   |   Real Clear Politics

For at least two decades, sitting presidents have challenged the idea that the three branches of government are coequal, and that while each branch has different powers, no...
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Wendy Murphy: Enact the Equal Rights Amendment now

14 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Virginia just became the 38th and final state needed to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment, which states, “Equality of rights under the law shall not be denied or abridged by...
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DHS seeks Pentagon funds for 270 miles of border wall

15 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - The Department of Homeland Security has asked the Pentagon to fund the construction of 270 miles of border wall this year as part of a counter-drug effort, defense...
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Trump impeachment trial opens as watchdog faults White House on Ukraine

15 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

The Senate impeachment trial on whether to remove U.S. President Donald Trump from office formally began on Thursday even as a congressional watchdog found that the White House...
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The Latest: Inhofe off on family matter for Trump trial open

16 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   9 articles

WASHINGTON - The Latest on President Donald Trump's impeachment : 2:40 p.m. The Senate is one man short on the opening day of President Donald Trump's impeachment...
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The Equal Rights Amendment May Have Found Its Moment

17 hours ago   |   The New Republic

As the Virginia General Assembly prepared to vote on the Equal Rights Amendment on Wednesday, Democrat Jennifer Carroll Foy posed a question to her colleagues: “Which side of...
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13 states sue Trump administration over food stamp rule

13 states sue Trump administration over food stamp rule

18 hours ago   |   Politico   |   4 articles

A coalition of attorneys general in 13 states, Washington, D.C., and New York City are suing the Agriculture Department over a plan to impose stricter work requirements on...
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The Latest: Pelosi says Trump has options for State of Union

20 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

The Latest on President Donald Trump's impeachment : 12:05 p.m. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says President Donald Trump can keep his Feb. 4 appointment with Congress to deliver...
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The Latest: Pelosi makes pitch for more impeachment evidence

20 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   6 articles

The Latest on President Donald Trump's impeachment : 11:40 a.m. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says a federal watchdog's report on President Donald Trump's freeze of aid to Ukraine...
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A Trump Priority Overwhelmingly Passes

A Trump Priority Overwhelmingly Passes

The Senate overwhelmingly approved a new North American trade agreement Thursday that rewrites the rules of trade with Canada and Mexico and gives President Trump a major... Read more ...

Impeachment Trial Begins in Senate

Impeachment Trial Begins in Senate

The Senate got the formalities of President Trump's impeachment trial started Thursday, though the real work of the trial is not expected to start until next week. At noon... Read more ...

Parnas Says He's ‘Scared' Of DOJ, Claims Trump's Power Has Grown Under AG Barr

Parnas Says He's ‘Scared' Of DOJ, Claims Trump's Power Has Grown Under AG Barr

The indicted former associate of Rudy Giuliani compared the president to a "cult leader" who's been bolstered by his attorney general. Read more ...

Lev Parnas: Trump tried to fire Yovanovitch multiple times

Lev Parnas: Trump tried to fire Yovanovitch multiple times

Lev Parnas, an indicted associate of President Donald Trump's personal attorney Rudy Giuliani, is alleging that Trump tried multiple times to fire the U.S. ambassador to... Read more ...

Trump Thrills Base With Moves To Protect School Prayer, Funding For...

Trump Thrills Base With Moves To Protect School Prayer, Funding For Religious Groups

The White House announced it is strengthening protections for prayer in public schools and protecting the flow of federal funds to religious organizations. Read more ...

13 states sue Trump administration over food stamp rule

13 states sue Trump administration over food stamp rule

A coalition of attorneys general in 13 states, Washington, D.C., and New York City are suing the Agriculture Department over a plan to impose stricter work requirements on... Read more ...

GOP Senator Dodges Impeachment Questions, Calls Reporter A 'Liberal Hack'

GOP Senator Dodges Impeachment Questions, Calls Reporter A 'Liberal Hack'

Arizona Sen. Martha McSally sneered at CNN's Manu Raju after he asked her if the Senate should consider new evidence as part of Trump's impeachment trial. Read more ...

Decoding the Body Language of That Warren-Sanders Standoff

Decoding the Body Language of That Warren-Sanders Standoff

There's one moment from last night's Democratic debate everyone is talking about: The tense exchange between Sens. Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren after the debate wrapped... Read more ...

Nancy Pelosi Names Trump Impeachment Managers For Senate Trial

Nancy Pelosi Names Trump Impeachment Managers For Senate Trial

The lawmakers will likely present the House's case for removing the president from office during the upcoming Senate trial. Read more ...

Here's what's in the U.S.-China trade deal

Here's what's in the U.S.-China trade deal

The U.S.-China trade deal that President Donald Trump and China's Vice Premier Liu He signed on Wednesday provides an escape clause for either country to withdraw if a dispute... Read more ...