Disasters Don’t Deter Trump in His Drive to Deregulate Industry

The Trump administration’s move to relax an Obama-era chemical safety regulation put in place after...

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Bernie Sanders vs. The Machine

The young woman on the political leaflet was smiling, but the message printed beside her in bold capital letters was severe. To voters in Burlington, in...

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Perspective | Barack Obama, conservative

The Democrats who want to be president can’t quite figure out how to talk about the most popular figure in their party. Former president Barack Obama casts a long shadow over ...

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Trump told to put up or shut up as judiciary committee invites President to attend impeachment...

Donald Trump could face formal impeachment charges within weeks after the House of Representatives...

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OMB official: legal official resigned in part because of concerns about security suspension

Trump helped shed light on questions about the suspension of security assistance to Ukraine and gave...

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The national debt just barreled past $23 trillion. Here's how Trump's $3 trillion portion compares...

The national debt of the United States barreled past $23 trillion on November 1, according to data...

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Who's voting NO on the BUDGET — BURKE FILES to stay in the game — WAITING FOR OBAMA

So have bubbling tensions in the Middle East. But the Illinois gas tax implemented in July is perhaps the single-biggest reason." — WAITING FOR OBAMA: "Today, almost every ...

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Warren Has No Plans to Release Older Tax Files: Campaign Update

The Massachusetts senator said she has disclosed 11 years of tax returns on her website, exceeding...

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Trump boasts the economy is the best it's ever been. Here are 9 charts showing how it's fared...

Presidents receive a lot of credit when the economy is performing well and a barrage of criticism...

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Left Twitter Responds With Viral #TooFarLeft Hashtag After Obama Counsels Democrats to Tamp Down...

"I launched the #TooFarLeft tag," declared Peter Daou, "because I've had it with Republicans, media...

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For Obama and Patrick, a long friendship and political bond

Deval Patrick was in need of a pep talk. In stepped President Barack Obama, a close friend and political ally, who was in town for an event. The two men met for a “get in ...

discovered 3 weeks ago on WTHR Indianapolis
France's Macron exposes profound shifts in global strategic priorities

The United States should consider stepping back from the destructive political weaponization of its...

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Snoozefest in Atlanta

CBS News: “Although impeachment has dominated the news in Washington, it took up surprisingly little time in the fifth Democratic debate Wednesday night,...

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Budget official expected to defy White House, testify in impeachment inquiry

Budget official expected to defy White House, testify in impeachment inquiry

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Transcript - David Shulkin Knows Sacrifice

Last night’s debate at the Tyler Perry studios in Atlanta, Georgia, where they filmed the seminal Madea Goes to Jail. Corey Booker and Kamala Harris had moments of soaring rhetoric. S1: Amy ...

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12 Takeaways From the 2020 Grammy Nominations

With today’s unveiling of the 2020 Grammy nominations, high-profile snubs like Taylor Swift and BTS have attracted the most attention. It’s happened only...

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Beyond Austerity

When President Obama announced in December 2009 that “We don’t have enough public dollars to fill the hole of private dollars that was created as a consequence of the crisis ...

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Chapman: I told you Obama was a moderate

Barack Obama hasn't veered to the right, or migrated away from the left. Who would have ever thought that in his post-presidency years, Barack Obama...

discovered 3 weeks ago on The Lakeland Ledger
Perry pledges cash infusion for energy research President Trump tried to end

The program was targeted for elimination in White House budget proposals in 2017 and 2018. The proposals sought to slash funding for the agency by 95% before eventually shuttering ...

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Meet NATO's New Command Whose Job Is to Stop a Russian Attack

Key point: NATO needs to ensure it can quickly rush forces to the poorly-defended Baltic states....

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This former top Obama official says one silver bullet would raise $500 billion in personal-income...

Returning to 2011 audit rates would mean approximately 131,000 more audits on individual tax...

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Once Mulvaney’s chief of staff, payday lobbyist enjoys frequent access to his old boss

While Mulvaney has served as Office of Management and Budget director, the White House has proposed...

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2020 election: Democratic presidential candidate Steve Bullock shares his views on current issues

We asked presidential candidates questions about a variety of issues facing the country. This is...

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Former U.S. Treasury chief Lawrence Summers to IRS: Audit the rich

The U.S. government could collect an additional $100 billion a year without raising taxes a cent....

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Obama says average American doesn't think we have to "tear down the system and remake it"

Former President Barack Obama cautioned on Friday that candidates running in the 2020 race pay...

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Elizabeth Warren used bare-knuckle tactics to take down an Obama nominee

In 2014, two years after she was first elected to the Senate, Elizabeth Warren took on President Obama in an unlikely fight that cemented her status as a leader of the Democratic ...

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Who is Bill Taylor? Witness testifying at Trump impeachment hearing

One of the first witnesses called to testify publicly in the House Democrats' impeachment inquiry is...

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Energy and Environment Update - June 3, 2012

President Obama visited a Honeywell facility in Minnesota June 1 to discuss his proposed Veterans Jobs Corps. The company is a manufacturing conglomerate that focuses heavily ...

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Analysis | The Energy 202: Dakota Access operators call climate change 'undefined, vague, and...

The pipeline operators called the request 'overly broad' and 'unduly burdensome.'

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Froma Harrop: Democrats preside over stronger economies

Are you worried that the economy grew by only 1.9% in the recent quarter? That's a pretty weak...

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Obama fundraiser accused of ‘lavish’ misspending at nonprofit that filed for bankruptcy

A former Obama fundraiser and fired head of a Los Angeles-based nonprofit has been accused of using his organization's funds to make political donations to major Democratic ...

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Why a second term for Donald Trump? It’s the economy, stupid

Wall Street flourished under Obama, while the wealth and wages of average Americans stagnated. Trump...

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Steve Chapman: I told you Obama was a moderate

Who would have ever thought that in his post-presidency years, Barack Obama would take a hard turn to the right? "What's really nice to hear is Barack ...

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Trump didn’t transform the economy — it’s mostly the same as it was under Obama

All of the extra growth (and more) since 2017 was provided by a fiscal boost from tax cuts and spending increases as Republican lawmakers turned from austerity budgets under ...

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James Carafano: Don’t bet on a DACA deal

The Supreme Court heard oral arguments Tuesday about the legality of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), an Obama-era policy that allows some individuals who entered ...

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