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Behind the movement to kick Chicago out of Illinois - Herald-Mail Media

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 21:49
Behind the movement to kick Chicago out of Illinois  Herald-Mail Media

WASHINGTON — Activists in the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico have been pushing for statehood for decades. But they aren't the only ones who aspire to ...

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Behind the movement to kick Chicago out of Illinois - The Bakersfield Californian

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 21:49
Behind the movement to kick Chicago out of Illinois  The Bakersfield Californian

WASHINGTON — Activists in the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico have been pushing for statehood for decades. But they aren't the only ones who aspire to ...

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Behind the movement to kick Chicago out of Illinois - Bryan-College Station Eagle

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 21:49
Behind the movement to kick Chicago out of Illinois  Bryan-College Station Eagle

WASHINGTON — Activists in the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico have been pushing for statehood for decades. But they aren't the only ones who aspire to ...

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Buttigieg unveils wide-ranging policy positions - NBCNews.com

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 20:52
Buttigieg unveils wide-ranging policy positions  NBCNews.com

After months of mounting criticism for lacking policy specifics, Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg has finally fleshed out his position on 27 different ...

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APC or PDP: What is different? - The Punch

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 20:07
APC or PDP: What is different?  The Punch

Fola Ojo willieojo@yahoo.com Differences in ideologies between America's Republican and Democratic parties are like night and day. You need no ey...

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Mark Morgan Can Look Into a Migrant Child’s Eyes and Identify a “Soon-to-Be MS-13 Gang Member” - New York Magazine

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 18:26
Mark Morgan Can Look Into a Migrant Child’s Eyes and Identify a “Soon-to-Be MS-13 Gang Member”  New York Magazine

Former Border Patrol head and Trump's ICE director nominee Mark Morgan told Fox News earlier this year that he can look into the eyes of an unaccompanied ...

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Analysis | The Trailer: What to make of the campaign of former senator Mike Gravel - The Washington Post

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 17:54
Analysis | The Trailer: What to make of the campaign of former senator Mike Gravel  The Washington Post

In this edition: The 24th Democratic candidate for president, the mixed welcome reception for Steve Bullock and Bill de Blasio, and the abortion wars engulfing ...

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Remarks by President Trump on Modernizing Our Immigration System for a Stronger America - Whitehouse.gov

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 17:32
Remarks by President Trump on Modernizing Our Immigration System for a Stronger America  Whitehouse.gov

Rose Garden. 2:35 P.M. EDT. THE PRESIDENT: Thank you very much, everybody. Thank you. Please. Thank you. Thank you very much. We're here on this very ...

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Ryan: I would "most definitely" have a Roe v. Wade litmus test for judges - NBCNews.com

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 17:29
Ryan: I would "most definitely" have a Roe v. Wade litmus test for judges  NBCNews.com

Ryan initially joined Congress as a pro-life Democrat, shifting left on the issue over the years.

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Alabama abortion law draws some criticism, but mostly silence from Republicans - Japan Today

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 17:05
Alabama abortion law draws some criticism, but mostly silence from Republicans  Japan Today

Several Republicans in the U.S. Congress are criticizing a new Alabama law that will ban nearly all abortions in the state as too extreme, saying exceptions ...

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Did They Even Read the Post? Our Story Got Fact-Checked...For a Claim It Never Made - Townhall

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 16:25
Did They Even Read the Post? Our Story Got Fact-Checked...For a Claim It Never Made  Townhall

Did They Read The Post? Big Tech Tried To Censor Us, But We Defeated ThemBig League .05/16/2019 18:26:22PM EST.

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As Abortion Bans Spread, Hollywood Debates How to Protest Them - Governing

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 16:07
As Abortion Bans Spread, Hollywood Debates How to Protest Them  Governing

Some are boycotting Georgia after it passed a "heartbeat" bill last week. Others argue there are better ways to protect abortion rights.

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Watch Live: President Trump Expected To Unveil New Immigration Plan - RealClearPolitics

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 15:44
Watch Live: President Trump Expected To Unveil New Immigration Plan  RealClearPolitics

President Trump is set to unveil a new merit-based immigration plan in a speech from the White House Rose Garden at 2:30 Thursday afternoon. According to ...

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Collins Joins Senate Democrats In Opposing Trump's Nominee For Federal Judge - Maine Public

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 15:41
Collins Joins Senate Democrats In Opposing Trump's Nominee For Federal Judge  Maine Public

Maine Republican Sen. Susan Collins voted with Democrats Thursday to oppose confirmation of a federal judge who has been criticized for her views on.

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Democracy and Its Discontents | by Adam Tooze - The New York Review of Books

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 15:22
Democracy and Its Discontents | by Adam Tooze  The New York Review of Books

For the American right, Donald Trump's inauguration as the forty-fifth president of the United States was a moment of political rebirth. Elements of American ...

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The GOP’s Assault on Abortion Rights Is Tyranny of the Minority - New York Magazine

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 14:19
The GOP’s Assault on Abortion Rights Is Tyranny of the Minority  New York Magazine

Alabama just enacted the most restrictive abortion ban in the United States, a law that forbids abortions after the sixth week of a pregnancy, even in cases of rape ...

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Stacey Abrams backtracks and says she could be another candidate's vice president - Daily Mail

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 14:15
Stacey Abrams backtracks and says she could be another candidate's vice president  Daily Mail

Former gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams backtracked on Thursday and said that she would now be open to running on the eventual Democratic ...

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Collins sides with Dems to oppose controversial judicial nominee - Press Herald

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 12:00
Collins sides with Dems to oppose controversial judicial nominee  Press Herald

Maine Sen. Susan Collins sided with Democrats on Thursday to oppose one of President Trump's controversial selections for the federal bench, although ...

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'Potentially imminent threat' from Iran grips Washington - POLITICO

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 11:10
'Potentially imminent threat' from Iran grips Washington  POLITICO

Sen. Mark Warner left a lengthy classified briefing on Iran Thursday afternoon with a provocative reaction: "It's very important that more members hear this story.".

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It’s a Mistake for American Evangelicals to Cozy Up to the European Far-Right - The Bulwark

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 10:40
It’s a Mistake for American Evangelicals to Cozy Up to the European Far-Right  The Bulwark

Evangelical support for Donald Trump was one of the more peculiar aspects of the 2016 election. Since then, it has been one of the most analyzed. Why are ...

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