Politics

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June 24, 2017 - 4:20 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- Sen. Bernie Sanders is headlining a "don't take our health care" rally tonight in Pittsburgh as a first stop on a three-state tour to mobilize opposition to the Senate health care bill, which the Vermont senator has called "by far the most harmful piece of legislation I have seen in...
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June 24, 2017 - 1:15 pm
(COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.) -- Protesters outfitted in red robes and white bonnets -- the signature look of "handmaids" in the Hulu series "The Handmaid's Tale" -- greeted Vice President Mike Pence Friday outside a speaking engagement in Colorado at the conservative Christian organization Focus on...
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June 24, 2017 - 12:50 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- Hours after a Washington Post article detailing the Obama administration’s response to Russian cyberattacks was published, President Donald Trump reacted to the issue on Twitter. Just out: The Obama Administration knew far in advance of November 8th about election meddling by Russia...
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June 24, 2017 - 9:13 am
(WASHINGTON) -- Senate Republican leaders are planning to move fast now that legislation was revealed on Thursday to dismantle the Affordable Care Act (ACA) -- otherwise known as Obamacare -- and drastically change the current health care landscape. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has said...
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June 23, 2017 - 5:22 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- A controversial New Hampshire state representative who once said that former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton "should be shot for treason" was among the attendees at a White House bill signing Friday morning. Al Baldasaro, who served as a delegate for then-candidate...
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June 23, 2017 - 3:13 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- Rep. Steve Scalise, R-La., is out of the intensive care unit, a source familiar with his recovery said, nine days after the House majority whip and three others were shot at a baseball field in Alexandria, Virginia. Scalise has not been released from the MedStar Washington Hospital...
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June 23, 2017 - 2:09 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- Edgar Maddison Welch, who was sentenced to four years in prison on Thursday, recorded a "goodbye" video on his way from North Carolina to Washington, D.C., where he entered Comet Ping Pong restaurant last December with a firearm and opened fire into a closet while investigating a...
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June 23, 2017 - 11:20 am
(WASHINGTON) -- Hours after actor Johnny Depp made controversial comments about President Donald Trump, the White House issued a statement condemning anyone who makes threatening remarks about the commander-in-chief. While introducing his new film, The Libertine , at England's Glastonbury Festival...
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