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Federal Donald Trump Has Now Essentially Called the Widow and Mother of Sgt. Johnson Liars

Donald Trump Has Now Essentially Called the Widow and Mother of Sgt. Johnson Liars

October 18, 2017 By Allen Clifton 0 Comments When it comes to the controversy over whether or not Donald Trump told the widow of fallen American hero Sgt. La David Johnson that “he knew what he signed up for, but I guess it hurts anyway,” there are really only two “sides” you can be on. …

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Federal 24 hours later, Senate health deal all but completely dead

24 hours later, Senate health deal all but completely dead

By Peter Sullivan and Rachel Roubein – 10/18/17 05:29 PM EDT 575 © Greg Nash A Senate healthcare deal to extend critical ObamaCare payments to insurers appears all but completely dead just 24 hours after it was announced. President Trump reversed course Wednesday and said he opposed the deal, while Speaker Paul Ryan’s (R-Wis.) office …

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Federal REPORT: GOP Mississippi Sen. Thad Cochran Appears Frail And Disoriented, Loses Way In Senate Building

REPORT: GOP Mississippi Sen. Thad Cochran Appears Frail And Disoriented, Loses Way In Senate Building

October 18, 2017 News, Politics Politico reports: Mississippi GOP Sen. Thad Cochran insists that he is not retiring from Congress, despite widespread speculation about the veteran lawmaker’s health and political future. The 79-year-old Cochran appeared frail and at times disoriented during a brief hallway interview on Wednesday. He was unable to answer whether he would …

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Federal In the Age of Trump, Tom Cotton May Be America’s Most Dangerous Senator

In the Age of Trump, Tom Cotton May Be America’s Most Dangerous Senator

Mehdi Hasan October 18 2017, 9:33 a.m. Is there a more dangerous member of Congress than Tom Cotton? The hawkish Republican senator and former U.S. Army captain has never hidden his relentless obsession with confronting Iran. He has led the charge on Capitol Hill to dismantle the nuclear deal with the Islamic Republic while constantly banging …

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Federal The Memo: Gold Star controversy consumes White House

The Memo: Gold Star controversy consumes White House

By Niall Stanage – 10/18/17 08:06 PM EDT President Trump found himself in a growing maelstrom Wednesday as military families came forward to criticize how he treated them after their relatives were killed in action. Trump lit the spark on the dispute on Monday when he claimed, incorrectly, that President Obama had not made calls to Gold Star families. …

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Federal Even Republicans Admit Trump’s Tax Cut Scheme Is A Disaster

Even Republicans Admit Trump’s Tax Cut Scheme Is A Disaster

October 16, 2017 by Gracie Lou No Comments Having Trump in the White House is exposing the Republican Party for fiscal conservative fraud. Having Trump in the White House is exposing the Republican Party for fiscal conservative fraud. The $2 trillion tax cut scheme Trump is trying to claim as his first legislative victory, is …

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Federal North Korea EMP attack could ‘shut down US power grid and kill 90% of Americans’

North Korea EMP attack could ‘shut down US power grid and kill 90% of Americans’

Two members of former congressional EMP commission warned Congress to take threats more seriously Rachael Revesz Kim Jong Un’s regime is aiming to develop intercontinental ballistic missile that could reach US Popular videos Court shown video of parachute sabotage in Victoria Cilliers case Roma fans clash with police ahead of Chelsea match May says no …

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Federal Trump finally calls widow of fallen Army soldier — only to tell her ‘he knew what he signed up for’

Trump finally calls widow of fallen Army soldier — only to tell her ‘he knew what he signed up for’

U.S. Army Sgt. La David Johnson and Donald Trump Donald Trump on Tuesday finally called the families of four U.S. soldiers who were killed during an ambush in Niger earlier this month, only to tell the widow of U.S. Army Sgt. La David Johnson, “he knew what he signed up for.” “Yes, he said it,” …

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Federal Middle-Income More Likely Than the Rich to Pay More Under Trump-GOP Tax Plan

Middle-Income More Likely Than the Rich to Pay More Under Trump-GOP Tax Plan

  October 11, 2017 The Trump Administration and GOP leaders continue to wrap their multi-trillion tax cut gift to the wealthy in easily refutable rhetoric about boosting the nation’s middle class. Later today, trucks and truck drivers will serve as a backdrop for a Pennsylvania speech in which Trump is anticipated to talk about how …

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Federal NBA coach Popovich lambastes ‘unfit’ Trump as a ‘soulless coward’ for not calling families of slain soldiers

NBA coach Popovich lambastes ‘unfit’ Trump as a ‘soulless coward’ for not calling families of slain soldiers

Tom Boggioni 16 Oct 2017 at 19:05 ET San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich (Photo: Screen capture) San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich lambasted Donald Trump for failing to call the families of four American soldiers killed almost two weeks ago, calling the president a “soulless coward.” Popovich’s comments came as Trump finally addressed …

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