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Why Rand Paul opposes the GOP Obamacare repeal bill

Why Rand Paul opposes the GOP Obamacare repeal bill

CNN    Politics    1 day(s) ago
Sen. Rand Paul continues to attack the latest Republican attempt to repeal and replace Obamacare -- the Graham-Cassidy bill -- calling it "another big government boondoggle." Read more

US-led coalition denies Syrian outpost closure part of a deal with Russia

US-led coalition denies Syrian outpost closure part of a deal with Russia

CNN    Politics    1 day(s) ago
The US-led coalition has closed and razed one of its combat outposts east of the coalition garrison in At Tanf, Syria, opening up the possibility that the ground will be seized by Iranian-backed pro-regime militias. Read more

‘Isn’t That the Trump Lawyer?’: A Reporter’s Accidental Scoop

‘Isn’t That the Trump Lawyer?’: A Reporter’s Accidental Scoop

New York Times    Politics    1 day(s) ago
Kenneth P. Vogel overheard a conversation at a Washington steakhouse that led to a story on the White House legal team’s internal discord over the Russia investigations. Read more

Senate Panel Cancels Meeting With Trump Lawyer Over Public Comments

Senate Panel Cancels Meeting With Trump Lawyer Over Public Comments

New York Times    Politics    1 day(s) ago
The lawyer, Michael D. Cohen, said the rush to presume guilt was “un-American.” Senators had asked that he not speak publicly, and they quickly shut down the meeting. Read more

There’s no crisis of free speech. Milo’s campus crusade is rank hypocrisy | David Shariatmadari

There’s no crisis of free speech. Milo’s campus crusade is rank hypocrisy | David Shariatmadari

The Guardian    Politics    1 day(s) ago
Yiannopoulos’s latest stunt is dressed up as the defence of a noble ideal. But the right is protecting its own moral codes, not freedom of expressionIf you’re curious as to what a basket of deplorables looks like in real life, perhaps you should head over to Berkeley next week, where ... Read more

WATCH:  Trump: 'I will always put America first'

WATCH: Trump: 'I will always put America first'

ABC News    Politics    1 day(s) ago
"Just like you, as the leaders of your countries, will always and should always put your countries first," President Trump said to the United Nations General Assembly. Read more

WATCH:  Trump: 'To put it simply, we meet at a time of both immense promise and great peril'

WATCH: Trump: 'To put it simply, we meet at a time of both immense promise and great peril'

ABC News    Politics    1 day(s) ago
"It is entirely up to us whether we lift the world to new heights or let it fall into a valley of disrepair," President Trump said to the United Nations General Assembly. Read more

Trump threatens to 'totally destroy' N. Korea, calls Iran 'murderous regime'

Trump threatens to 'totally destroy' N. Korea, calls Iran 'murderous regime'

ABC News    Politics    1 day(s) ago
Trump outlined his "America first" ideology to a global audience. Read more

WATCH:  Trump bashes N. Korea at UN: 'Rocket man is on a suicide mission'

WATCH: Trump bashes N. Korea at UN: 'Rocket man is on a suicide mission'

ABC News    Politics    1 day(s) ago
President Donald Trump slammed "rocket man" Kim Jong Un during his first speech to the United Nations this morning. Read more

The 'Make America Great Again' crowd finally turning their backs on Trump

The 'Make America Great Again' crowd finally turning their backs on Trump

USA Today    Politics    1 day(s) ago
It actually takes a singularly bad deal-maker to deserve ridicule even when he does something right. Read more

In U.N. speech, Trump threatens to ‘totally destroy North Korea’ and calls Kim Jong Un ‘Rocket Man’

In U.N. speech, Trump threatens to ‘totally destroy North Korea’ and calls Kim Jong Un ‘Rocket Man’

Washington Post    Politics    1 day(s) ago
NEW YORK — President Trump warned the United Nations in a speech Tuesday that the world faces “great peril” from rogue regimes with powerful weapons and terrorists with expanding reach across the globe, and called on fellow leaders to join the United States in the fight to defeat what he ... Read more

Senate panel calls for public hearing with Trump lawyer after closed-door meeting scrapped

Senate panel calls for public hearing with Trump lawyer after closed-door meeting scrapped

CNN    Politics    1 day(s) ago
President Donald Trump's personal attorney and longtime associate, Michael Cohen, will vigorously deny participating in any collusion with the Russians to help Trump get elected in testimony before the Senate intelligence committee Tuesday, according to a copy of his opening statement obtained by CNN. Read more

Roy Moore says 'we've asked for' shootings and killings by turning away from God

Roy Moore says 'we've asked for' shootings and killings by turning away from God

CNN    Politics    1 day(s) ago
Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore said in a speech last month that Americans have asked for "shootings and killings" by removing the "acknowledgment of God" from society. Read more

READ: Michael Cohen's statement to the Senate intelligence committee

READ: Michael Cohen's statement to the Senate intelligence committee

CNN    Politics    1 day(s) ago
Statement of Michael D. Cohen, Esq. to the U.S. Senate Select Committee on Intelligence on September 19, 2017 Read more

Trevor Noah on treasury secretary Mnuchin: 'So out of touch it's almost beautiful'

Trevor Noah on treasury secretary Mnuchin: 'So out of touch it's almost beautiful'

The Guardian    Politics    1 day(s) ago
Trevor Noah addressed Steven Mnuchin’s attempts at tax reform – and he and his wife Louse Linton’s attempts to use a government jet for their honeymoonOn Monday night, Trevor Noah reprised one of his signature segments, Profiles in Tremendousness, to discuss treasury secretary Steven Mnuchin and his wife Louise Linton.“Donald ... Read more

WATCH:  Sens. Susan Collins and Heidi Heitkamp talk bipartisanship

WATCH: Sens. Susan Collins and Heidi Heitkamp talk bipartisanship

ABC News    Politics    1 day(s) ago
The two discuss a possible tax plan and what it's like to be a woman in the Senate. Read more

Trump suggests US will have military parade on July 4

Trump suggests US will have military parade on July 4

CNN    Politics    1 day(s) ago
President Donald Trump has always loved a good parade. Read more

As Warren and Sanders Jockey for Support, One Takes a Road More Traveled

As Warren and Sanders Jockey for Support, One Takes a Road More Traveled

New York Times    Politics    1 day(s) ago
Senators Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders are taking different paths to win new fans ahead of 2020. The outcome will say much about the Democrats’ future. Read more

Former Navy physician: The VA doesn't need to experiment on dogs

Former Navy physician: The VA doesn't need to experiment on dogs

USA Today    Politics    1 day(s) ago
A retired rear admiral of the U.S. Navy comments on Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin's claim of needing to continue research on dogs. Read more