Trump thinks the Supreme Court is his personal goon squad. Blame Chief Justice Roberts.

Trump thinks the Supreme Court is his personal goon squad. Blame Chief Justice Roberts.

The Supreme Court heard oral arguments on Tuesday in a case that should have been a slam dunk against the Trump administration. Secretary Wilbur Ross wants to modify the 2020 census form in a way that will depress responses from...
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‘Somebody should do something’: Oklahomans try to get Medicaid expansion on the ballot in 2020

‘Somebody should do something’: Oklahomans try to get Medicaid expansion on the ballot in 2020

Kelly Smalley lost her health insurance over a year ago when her son turned 19 years old. In order to qualify for Medicaid in Oklahoma, people need to be a parent or guardian to someone no older than 18, have...
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U.N. waters down language on sexual violence resolution at request of U.S.

U.N. waters down language on sexual violence resolution at request of U.S.

The United States successfully used the threat of its veto power to weaken language on a U.N. resolution against the use of rape as a weapon of war. The resolution was only adopted Tuesday after cutting a reference on the...
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Iowa lawmaker bolts the GOP, citing ‘unacceptable behavior’ of ‘bully’ Donald Trump

Iowa lawmaker bolts the GOP, citing ‘unacceptable behavior’ of ‘bully’ Donald Trump

The longest-serving Republican member of the Iowa legislature, state Rep. Andy McKean, left the GOP on Tuesday and became a Democrat. Like other recent party switchers, he cited President Donald Trump as the reason he could no longer identify as...
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Here are the media outlets most embarrassed by the Mueller report

Here are the media outlets most embarrassed by the Mueller report

With last week’s release of special counsel Robert Mueller’s partially redacted report on the investigation into Russia’s election interference efforts and possible obstruction of justice, American media outlets who broke the news pertaining ...
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Rudy Giuliani claims IRS cleared Trump’s taxes, destroying his excuse not to release them

Rudy Giuliani claims IRS cleared Trump’s taxes, destroying his excuse not to release them

President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer decimated his rationale for refusing to release his tax returns in a Fox News interview on Wednesday morning. Rudy Giuliani, the former mayor of New York City and current Trump attorney, was attempting to argue...
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The Mueller report embarrassed media outlets that chased after Russia conspiracy theories

The Mueller report embarrassed media outlets that chased after Russia conspiracy theories

With last week’s release of special counsel Robert Mueller’s partially redacted report on the investigation into Russia’s election interference efforts and possible obstruction of justice, American media outlets who broke the news pertaining ...
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2020 Democrats are split on whether or not Congress should impeach Donald Trump

2020 Democrats are split on whether or not Congress should impeach Donald Trump

Last week, the public finally learned the findings of special counsel Robert Mueller’s two-year investigation into the Trump campaign’s dealings with Russia and its efforts to obstruct the investigation itself. The details of the report were as dam...
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Who should get to vote? 2020 Dems diverge on the rights of incarcerated citizens

Who should get to vote? 2020 Dems diverge on the rights of incarcerated citizens

Who should get the right to vote? While all the progressive presidential hopefuls seem able to offer up impassioned, clear positions on the rights of the formerly-incarcerated, the question of whether someone currently incarcerated should retain their right to...
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Kushner claims Mueller investigation was worse for democracy than Russian election interference

Kushner claims Mueller investigation was worse for democracy than Russian election interference

Presidential adviser and son-in-law Jared Kushner dodged questions Tuesday about why the Trump campaign didn’t publicly reject Russia’s aid during the 2016 presidential campaign. The moment came at the Time 100 Summit after White House corresponden...
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