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Federal Manafort Calls On DOJ To Release His Intercepted Communications With Foreigners

Manafort Calls On DOJ To Release His Intercepted Communications With Foreigners

Chuck Ross Reporter 5:58 PM 09/19/2017 Former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort is calling on the Justice Department to release transcripts of any intercepted communications he may have had with foreigners. Manafort, a longtime Republican political consultant, also called on the Justice Department’s inspector general to investigate the leak of details of secret surveillance warrants …

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Federal Why Christian nationalists love Trump

Why Christian nationalists love Trump

God and country. Or both. Jack Jenkins Aug 7, 2017, 1:35 pm Diana Ofosu / ThinkProgress This is the first in a series on Christian nationalism and the religious groups supporting Donald Trump. Stay tuned for further entries in the coming weeks. It was a Saturday, but Donald Trump was already at church.Technically, he was …

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Federal Trump Warns Robert Mueller Not To Investigate His Family’s Finances Beyond Russia Probe

Trump Warns Robert Mueller Not To Investigate His Family’s Finances Beyond Russia Probe

By Guardians of Democracy Staff Published on July 19, 2017 In a wide-ranging interview with the The New York Times on Wednesday, President Trump warned special counsel Robert Mueller not to investigate his family’s finances beyond the scope of the probe into ties between his administration and Russia, leaving open the possibility that he could …

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Federal After Slashing Medicaid, The GOP Is Now Arguing Over How Much To Cut Food Stamps

After Slashing Medicaid, The GOP Is Now Arguing Over How Much To Cut Food Stamps

By Sean Colarossi on Sat, Jul 1st, 2017 at 11:22 am Republicans in Congress – emboldened by the bully in the White House – are no longer trying to disguise how they feel toward lower and middle-income Americans. After taking a meat ax to Medicaid – a program that more than 70 million American rely …

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Federal ‘Most Selfish Human Being On The Planet’: Chris Matthews Blasts Trump’s Climate Change Ignorance

‘Most Selfish Human Being On The Planet’: Chris Matthews Blasts Trump’s Climate Change Ignorance

By Sean Colarossi on Thu, Jun 1st, 2017 at 8:32 pm “It is hard to think of the worst thing this president has done, but so far this might just be the one. “ MSNBC’s Chris Matthews pulled no punches on Thursday, blasting Donald Trump’s decision to pull the United States out of the historic …

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Federal Trump Just Suffered The Most Crushing Defeat Of His Presidency As Trumpcare Is Dead Again

Trump Just Suffered The Most Crushing Defeat Of His Presidency As Trumpcare Is Dead Again

By Jason Easley on Mon, May 1st, 2017 at 1:58 pm A 22nd House Republican has announced that he is opposed to the reworked version of Trumpcare, which means that the president has suffered a crushing defeat that makes him a two-time loser on healthcare. A 22nd House Republican has announced that he is opposed …

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Federal Donald Trump’s administration after 100 days: A second-rate salesman surrounded by con men and losers

Donald Trump’s administration after 100 days: A second-rate salesman surrounded by con men and losers

Trump has staffed the West Wing with low-grade hucksters, and his dealmaking skills are just bad poker bluffs Gary Legum The obsession with a president’s accomplishments in the first 100 days of a presidency is often maddening. But it can also be useful, in that the way a new administration handles all these challenges can …

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