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Democrats walked right into Mitch McConnell's trap
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As the Senate wrapped up its long, loud squabbling about the rules of the impending impeachment trial in the wee hours of Tuesday morning, it was obvious that Majority Leader Mitch McConnell had successfully lured Democrats into yet another procedural trap. The louder the partisan shouting gets, the more McConnell has succeeded in making the […]

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NYT Ed Board Member Wrote Out ‘Full Draft’ of Biden Endorsement, but Scrapped It over His ‘Normal’ Message and Lack of ‘Urgency’
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Kathleen Kingsbury, a deputy editorial page editor and member of The New York Times’s editorial board, revealed Thursday that she wrote a full 2,000-word endorsement of Joe Biden, only for the board to reject it because “it didn’t match the moment.”The Times broke new ground this cycle by conducting on-the-record interviews with nine of the […]

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Parishioner Who Stopped Texas Church Shooter Criticizes Bloomberg on Gun-Control Efforts
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The armed parishioner who took down a shooter at a Texas church in December criticized former New York mayor Michael Bloomberg's gun control efforts on Wednesday."Mr. Bloomberg, had we operated by his standards or his wishes, the carnage would have been significantly greater because the individual still, after the shooting, still had seven live rounds […]

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Justice Department says it should not have continued spying on former Trump adviser
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The U.S. Justice Department has told a court it did not have enough evidence to justify continued surveillance of one of President Donald Trump’s former campaign advisers in 2017, in a sign it believes the FBI on occasion went too far when it investigated Russian influence in the 2016 election. The department’s assessment, made public […]

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Afghan president claims 'excellent relationship' with Trump amid talk of US troop reductions
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“I am one of the few leaders that has an excellent relationship” with Trump, Ghani said at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

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China says 26 people have died from the coronavirus as South Korea, Japan confirm second cases
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The World Health Organization on Thursday said at a press conference the outbreak did not yet constitute a global public health emergency.

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Trump ally Roger Stone shouldn't go to prison, says comedian Randy Credico, who testified against Republican trickster
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Roger Stone, a friend of President Donald Trump, was convicted of lying to Congress and witness tampering in connection with information about documents obtained by WikiLeaks before the 2016 election.

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Chris Coons: How Will History Remember GOP If They Shrug Off What Trump Did? | The 11th Hour | MSNBC
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Delaware Democrat Sen. Chris Coons reacts to his Republican colleagues and how they will ultimately choose to vote in the Trump impeachment trial in the Senate. Aired on 1/23/2020. » Subscribe to MSNBC: http://on.msnbc.com/SubscribeTomsnbc MSNBC delivers breaking news, in-depth analysis of politics headlines, as well as commentary and informed perspectives. Find video clips and segments […]

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GOP senator questions patriotism of Purple Heart recipient
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Republican Sen. Marsha Blackburn attacked Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, a key National Security Council aide who testified before Congress on the Ukraine scandal, on Twitter, including questioning the Purple Heart recipient’s patriotism. #CNN #News

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