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Trump didn't exert executive privilege like Obama did, GOP allies gloat after Barr presser

1 hour ago   |   Washington Examiner   |   6 articles

Top House Republicans praised President Trump for his transparency over special counsel Robert Mueller's report outlining the findings of the federal Russia investigation.
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‘Game over': Republicans rejoice after Mueller concludes

‘Game over': Republicans rejoice after Mueller concludes

1 hour ago   |   Politico

Republicans have one message following the conclusion of Robert Mueller's probe: Move on. With no criminal charges against the president, GOP lawmakers on Thursday gleefully...
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While confidence in Mueller spiked after his work was done, views of Trump and Russia didn't budge

2 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

Republicans and Democrats both seem confident in their positions.
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Selling the Green New Deal With Optimism, Not Fear

3 hours ago   |   The New Republic

How can a democratic political system institute far-reaching changes to a wildly destructive and unequal political economy? Amid mounting signs that climate change is already...
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North Carolina Gov. Cooper vetoes 'born-alive' legislation

3 hours ago   |   Star Tribune   |   3 articles

North Carolina Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper has vetoed a measure written by Republicans and backed by social conservatives that addresses a doctor's responsibilities if an...
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Warren, in Utah, pledges changes in national-monument policy

5 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

By LINDSAY WHITEHURST SALT LAKE CITY - Backed by dramatic mountain peaks, Elizabeth Warren stopped in Utah on Wednesday to discuss her public-lands plan, including a promise to...
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Baker tapped as UMass-Amherst commencement speaker

5 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

AMHERST, Mass. - Gov. Charlie Baker will deliver the keynote commencement speech next month at the University of Massachusetts' flagship campus in Amherst. UMass announced on...
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NeverTrump Republicans Should Back Biden in 2020

5 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

The best way for anti-Trump Republicans to protect their interests would be to form a temporary alliance with Joe Biden in 2020.
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Before Mueller Report Is Released, Republicans And Democrats Take Sides

6 hours ago   |   NPR

Steve Inskeep talks to conservative commentator Jonah Goldberg and Democratic pollster Margie Omero about what Republicans and Democrats have to gain from the release of the...
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Stephen Moore's Fed bid haunted by past attacks on GOP establishment

Stephen Moore's Fed bid haunted by past attacks on GOP establishment

19 hours ago   |   Politico

Stephen Moore will have to contend with an awkward history with Senate Republicans to get confirmed to the Federal Reserve. And even though his chances are brighter than Herman...
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Transcript: Attorney General William Barr's press conference remarks ahead...

Transcript: Attorney General William Barr's press conference remarks ahead of Mueller report release

Attorney General William Barr's opening remarks at Thursday's press conference ahead of the release of special counsel Robert Mueller's report, as prepared for delivery: Good... Read more ...

Barr said Mueller examined 10 episodes involving Trump when probing possible...

Barr said Mueller examined 10 episodes involving Trump when probing possible obstruction

Attorney General William Barr on Thursday said special counsel Robert Mueller examined 10 episodes involving President Donald Trump when trying to determine whether Trump... Read more ...

Attorney General William Barr Goes To Bat For Trump Ahead Of Mueller Report...

Attorney General William Barr Goes To Bat For Trump Ahead Of Mueller Report Release

Barr said the president did not exercise his executive privilege, though "he would have been well within his rights to do so." Read more ...

Pelosi and Schumer demand public testimony from Mueller

Pelosi and Schumer demand public testimony from Mueller

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer on Thursday called for special counsel Robert Mueller to testify publicly before Congress, ripping Attorney... Read more ...

White House Briefed On Findings Of Mueller Report Before Its Release: Reports

White House Briefed On Findings Of Mueller Report Before Its Release: Reports

The Justice Department reportedly spoke with the White House about the conclusions of the 400-page report before it is set to be released to Congress. Read more ...

“Massive manhunt” underway for Florida woman “infatuated with Columbine” now...

“Massive manhunt” underway for Florida woman “infatuated with Columbine” now armed with shotgun in Colorado

Police officers stand outside Columbine High School Tuesday, April 16, 2019, in Littleton. Police officers stand outside Columbine High School Tuesday, April 16, 2019, in... Read more ...

Finalists announced for Boston school superintendent job

Finalists announced for Boston school superintendent job

The School Committee today announced three finalist candidates with “deep experience in urban schools” to take the helm as next superintendent of Boston schools. The candidates... Read more ...

Trump: These 2 Democrats Will Be Last Ones Standing

Trump: These 2 Democrats Will Be Last Ones Standing

President Trump is predicting that Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders and former Vice President Joe Biden will be the final two Democrats standing in the 2020 race against him, the AP... Read more ...

Attorney General Barr Issues Rule To Keep Some Asylum Seekers From Posting Bail

Attorney General Barr Issues Rule To Keep Some Asylum Seekers From Posting Bail

The order would hinder immigration judges' ability to release detained migrants. The ACLU vows to fight it. Read more ...

U.S. to announce tough policy on businesses in Cuba

U.S. to announce tough policy on businesses in Cuba

The Trump administration will announce on Wednesday a big shift in policy toward Cuba by allowing U.S. individuals to file legal claims against foreign companies that conduct... Read more ...