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Sep 25, 2018

Donald Trump's Boastful Comments Draw Laughter At United Nations General Assembly
"Didn't expect that reaction but that's OK," the president said at the New York City summit of world leaders.

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Sep 25, 2018

Ted Cruz Spotted On Flight Looking At Photo Of Senate Rival Beto O'Rourke
The snapshots, circulated by Politico Playbook, surfaced after the Texas Republican was heckled out of a Washington restaurant.

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Sep 25, 2018

Kavanaugh Was 'Aggressive And Belligerent' When Drunk, His Yale Roommate Says
James Roche said he was good friends with Deborah Ramirez, who accuses Kavanaugh of sexual assault, and she was "unusually honest and straightforward."

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Sep 25, 2018

Michael Avenatti Warns Trump, Kavanaugh: 'Be Very, Very Careful' About What You Do Next
The lawyer also told CNN's Chris Cuomo that "at least one" new accuser of the Supreme Court nominee will come forward within the next 48 hours.

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Sep 25, 2018

April Freeman, Florida Democratic Congressional Candidate, Dies Unexpectedly
Freeman, 54, had been running in the state's 17th Congressional District.

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Sep 25, 2018

Sen. Ted Cruz Heckled Out Of DC Restaurant By Anti-Kavanaugh Activists
The Texas Republican has come under fire for his unwavering support of the Supreme Court nominee who is accused of sexual misconduct.

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Sep 24, 2018

Republicans Knew More Kavanaugh Claims Were Coming, Democratic Aides Say
After learning of more sexual misconduct allegations, GOP staffers tried to speed up the Supreme Court nominee's confirmation.

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Sep 24, 2018

As Cosby Sentencing Unfolds, Pennsylvanians Demand Accountability For Sexual Abuse
Whether the predator is a TV star or a local priest, sexual abuse survivors in Pennsylvania want lawmakers to pursue justice for victims.

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Sep 24, 2018

GOP Sticks With Kavanaugh Despite 'Phony' New Sexual Misconduct Allegation
Democrats are "just taking shots in the dark" with the latest accusation against the Supreme Court nominee, one Republican senator said.

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Sep 24, 2018

Fox News' Jeanine Pirro Ties 'Hypnosis' To Accusations Against Brett Kavanaugh
"I've never seen so many repressed memory cases in my life, especially against one guy," she said of sexual misconduct claims against the Supreme Court nominee.

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Sep 24, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh Claims Past Virginity As Defense Against Sexual Assault Claims
The Supreme Court nominee said he can't have been a predator because he was a virgin in high school.

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Sep 24, 2018

How Trump Can Use Welfare To Stymie Immigration -- And Vice Versa
The proposal could help keep out immigrants and drive people off safety-net benefits.

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Sep 24, 2018

New Mexico Democrats Blast Gary Johnson For Backing Higher Social Security Retirement Age
The former governor and Libertarian presidential candidate receives a state pension, the state Democratic Party's leader noted.

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Sep 24, 2018

Mitch McConnell Promises A Vote On Kavanaugh In 'Near Future,' No Matter What Comes Out
The Senate majority leader called the sexual assault allegations against the Supreme Court nominee a "smear campaign."

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Sep 24, 2018

Fake Photo Of Trump 'Rescuing' Flood Victims Goes Viral
The edited pic shows the president handing a MAGA hat to someone clinging to a fence.

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Sep 24, 2018

Michele Bachmann Explains Why Everything Donald Trump Has Touched 'Turned To Gold'
Another supporter at the Values Voter Summit said God works through Trump even if the Almighty doesn't "approve" of him.

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Sep 24, 2018

Susan Collins: 'I Do Not Believe' Kavanaugh Would Repeal Roe v. Wade
Brett Kavanaugh has previously said the Supreme Court "can always overturn" the ruling that made abortion legal throughout the U.S.

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Sep 24, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh On Fox News: 'I'm Not Going Anywhere'
The Supreme Court nominee continued to call the allegations against him false and insisted he was not withdrawing his candidacy for the high court.

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Sep 24, 2018

Twitter Freaks Over Chaotic Day Of Rod Rosenstein News And It's Only Monday
The deputy attorney general had reportedly resigned, then hadn't. It's been a long day.

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Sep 24, 2018

The War On Truth Didn't Begin With Donald Trump
When people like a politician's lies better than they like the truth, it's tough to change their minds.

Huffington Post Politics
Sep 24, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh Still Has A Lifetime Judgeship If He Doesn't Get On The Supreme Court
Will Democrats investigate or impeach the D.C. Circuit judge if they get a chance?

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Sep 24, 2018

Kavanaugh Tells Senate He Won't Withdraw Nomination Over Sexual Assault Allegations
"These are smears, pure and simple," the Supreme Court nominee wrote.

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Sep 24, 2018

Donald Trump: 'Absolute No' On Puerto Rican Statehood Bid If San Juan Mayor Stays
The president tore into Carmen Yulín Cruz and lamented that he never got a thank you for his response to Hurricane Maria.

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Sep 24, 2018

Women Walk Out Across The Country In Support Of Kavanaugh's Accusers
#BelieveSurvivors.

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Sep 24, 2018

Dallas Police Fire Officer Who Killed Botham Jean In His Own Home
Officer Amber Guyger was already charged with manslaughter in the shooting.

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Sep 24, 2018

Rod Rosenstein Attends White House Meeting As Job Is Reportedly In Jeopardy
He has overseen special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into the Trump campaign's ties to Russia during the 2016 election.

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Sep 24, 2018

Chuck Grassley Releases Letter Christine Blasey Ford Sent To Dianne Feinstein
Grassley also released the cover letter Feinstein had attached to Blasey's accusations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.

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Sep 24, 2018

Trump Responds To Latest Kavanaugh Allegations
The president's comments came after a second woman accused Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct.

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Sep 24, 2018

Kellyanne Conway Downplays Kavanaugh Allegations: He Wasn't 'Powerful' At The Time
"I just don't think one man's shoulders should bear decades of the Me Too movement," the White House counselor said.

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Sep 24, 2018

Nationwide Walkout Supports Kavanaugh Accusers: 'Women Must Be Heard'
At 1 p.m. on Monday, people are being urged to wear black and to walk out of their homes, offices and classrooms.

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Sep 24, 2018

White House Attacks Second Kavanaugh Accuser With Overt Victim-Blaming
Deborah Ramirez claims Brett Kavanaugh stuck his penis in her face at a party when they were both at Yale University.

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Sep 24, 2018

White House Responds To Second Kavanaugh Accuser By Attacking Alleged Victim
Deborah Ramirez claims Brett Kavanaugh stuck his penis in her face at a party when they were both at Yale University.

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Sep 24, 2018

New Spending Bill Will Avert Government Shutdown But Won't Pay For Trump's Wall
The president has suggested he won't sign the bipartisan bill unless it includes funding for the wall at the U.S.-Mexico border.

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Sep 23, 2018

Michelle Obama Drums Up Voter Participation At Nevada Rally
The event was the first of two rallies the former first lady is scheduled to headline for the nonpartisan, nonprofit organization she co-chairs, When We All Vote.

Huffington Post Politics
Sep 23, 2018

Feinstein Calls For Cancellation of Kavanaugh Hearing After New Allegation Of Misconduct
Other prominent Democrat senators are also calling for a FBI investigation into the latest allegation made against Kavanaugh.

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Sep 23, 2018

Ed Whelan Takes 'Leave Of Absence' From Ethics Group After Bizarre Kavanaugh Theory
Whelan offered to resign from his post as president of the Ethics and Public Policy Center, a conservative think tank.

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Sep 23, 2018

Second Woman Accuses Brett Kavanaugh Of Sexual Misconduct In New Yorker Bombshell
The Supreme Court nominee denied the latest allegation, calling it a "smear, plain and simple."

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Sep 23, 2018

Beto O'Rourke Went To Whataburger After Debating Ted Cruz, Air-Drummed A Who Song
The Texas Democratic Senate candidate keeps playing to his strength -- likeability (especially compared to his foe).

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Sep 23, 2018

Twitter Roasts Brett Kavanaugh For Calendars He Claims To Have Kept At 17
The judge's team admits they don't disprove Christine Blasey Ford's accusations.

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Sep 23, 2018

Rep. Keith Ellison Won't Rule Out Possibility Of Future Abuse Allegations
"I don't know what somebody might cook up," the Democratic nominee for Minnesota attorney general said.

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Sep 23, 2018

Devin Nunes Is Infamous For Sabotaging The Trump-Russia Investigation. His Opponent Andrew Janz Is Running On Water.
The attorney is trying to convince voters that their congressman is too busy protecting the president to focus on fixing central California's water crisis.

Huffington Post Politics
Sep 23, 2018

GOP Rep. Says Brett Kavanaugh Allegations Amount To 'Character Assassination'
"If that's the new standard, no man will ever qualify for the Supreme Court again," Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) said of Christine Blasey Ford's sexual assault claims.

Huffington Post Politics
Sep 23, 2018

White House Drafts Executive Order To Investigate 'Online Platform Bias:' Reports
It is unclear whether the order will be signed by President Donald Trump.

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Sep 23, 2018

Lindsey Graham: Blasey's Testimony Won't Sway My Vote 'Unless There's Something More'
"I'm not going to ruin Judge Kavanaugh's life over this," the South Carolina senator said.

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Sep 23, 2018

Nikki Haley Declines To Echo Trump's Skepticism About Kavanaugh Accuser
Christine Blasey Ford "deserves respect" and "deserves to be heard," the UN ambassador said.

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Sep 23, 2018

FCC Hiding Evidence Of Suspected Russian Role In Ending Net Neutrality: Lawsuit
The suit filed by The New York Times alleges an "orchestrated campaign'' by Russians to corrupt democratic rule-making.

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Sep 23, 2018

FCC Shielding Evidence Of Suspected Russian Role In Ending Net Neutrality: Lawsuit
The American public is a victim of an "orchestrated campaign by the Russian to corrupt" democratic rule-making, The New York Times argues.

Huffington Post Politics
Sep 23, 2018

FBI Group Rips Character 'Attacks' After Trump Slams Agency 'Stench'
"Attacks on our character and demeaning comments about the FBI will not deter agents from continuing to protect the American people," says association.

Huffington Post Politics
Sep 23, 2018

Former Federal Prosecutor Joins Kavanaugh Accuser's Legal Team
Michael Bromwich is also representing booted former FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe.

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Sep 23, 2018

Baby Trump Blimp Highlights Puerto Rico Rally Near Mar-a-Lago
"Big, angry baby with a fragile ego and tiny hands" hits Florida on one-year anniversary of Hurricane Maria.

Huffington Post Politics
Sep 22, 2018

Christine Blasey Ford Agrees To Thursday Hearing On Brett Kavanaugh Accusations
Kavanaugh's accuser has been embroiled in an intense negotiation with the Senate Judiciary Committee over her testimony.

Huffington Post Politics
Sep 22, 2018

Senators And Christine Blasey Ford Tentatively Agree On Thursday Hearing
Brett Kavanaugh's accuser has been embroiled in an intense negotiation with the Senate Judiciary Committee over her testimony.

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Sep 22, 2018

Former Florida House Candidate On Kavanaugh Accusation: 'What Boy Hasn't Done This?'
Twitter goes stark raving mad.

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Sep 22, 2018

Yale Students To Prof Who Denies Coaching Kavanaugh Clerks: You're Lying
Amy Chua has pushed back hard against claims she groomed students for Kavanaugh.

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Sep 22, 2018

Hillary Clinton Tells Colbert ‘I Never Had To Steal A Treaty' Off Obama's Desk
The former secretary of state discussed some serious topics on Stephen Colbert's show Friday.

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Sep 22, 2018

Christine Blasey Ford Agrees To 'Provide First-Hand Knowledge' On Kavanaugh Allegation
It's still unclear whether Blasey, who has accused the Supreme Court nominee of sexual assault, will be testifying at an open hearing.

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Sep 22, 2018

GOP Aide In Kavanaugh Confirmation Resigns As Sexual Harassment Claim Surfaces
Garrett Ventry's exit marks another moment of turmoil in Kavanaugh's confirmation.

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Sep 22, 2018

Is Ted Cruz Endorsing Beto O'Rourke In This Tweet Or Is His Racism Just Showing?
The Republican senator apparently thinks speaking out against the killings of unarmed black men is a bad thing.

Huffington Post Politics
Sep 22, 2018

Reviving The Mishandling Of Anita Hill's Testimony Is Bad News For Biden 2020
The former vice president's biggest career misstep is now being replayed in advance of a potential presidential run.

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Sep 22, 2018

Trump Vows To Get Rid Of 'Lingering Stench' At FBI And Justice Department
He also hails "fantastic" Brett Kavanaugh from "central casting."

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Sep 22, 2018

Congressman Discounts Kavanaugh's 'Supposed' Assault That Didn't Go 'Anywhere'
It's going to be tough to find "good people" if they need to have a "perfect" high school record, says GOP Rep. Kevin Cramer, who's running for the Senate.

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Sep 22, 2018

GOP Extends Christine Blasey Ford's Deadline To Decide On Senate Hearing Request
Republicans granted the extension after lawyers for Brett Kavanaugh's accuser claimed they were bullying her with the tight deadline.

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Sep 21, 2018

Homeland Security Orders FEMA Boss To Pay For Personal Use Of Government Vehicles
But Administrator Brock Long won't lose his job -- for now.

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Sep 21, 2018

Arizona Republican's Siblings Endorse His Opponent In Brutal Ads
For Rep. Paul Gosar, it's not all in the family.

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Sep 21, 2018

Mueller Probe's Fate Hinges On Rod Rosenstein Convincing Trump He Was Just Joking
The president has long sought an excuse to fire the deputy attorney general and replace him with someone who would get rid of the special counsel.

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Sep 21, 2018

Ted Cruz, Beto O'Rourke Square Off In First Debate Of Texas Senate Race
The candidates battled over hot-button issues like immigration, gun rights and trade.

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Sep 21, 2018

Sexual Assault Groups Stop Work With Senators Over Treatment Of Christine Blasey Ford
"Your actions and comments in the past week have taken us back 25 years," a coalition of advocates wrote the Senate Judiciary Committee.

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Sep 21, 2018

Reagan's Daughter Patti Davis Reveals She Didn't Disclose Sex Assault For Decades
"Your memory snaps photos of the details that will haunt you forever. It blacks out other parts that really don't matter much," she writes in support of Christine Blasey Ford.

Huffington Post Politics
Sep 21, 2018

Minnesota Lawmaker Drops Re-Election Bid After Daughter Claims He Molested Her
State Rep. Jim Knoblach abandoned his campaign after learning that Minnesota Public Radio News was publishing his daughter's allegations.

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Sep 21, 2018

California Takes Major Steps Toward Fighting Its Wildfire Crisis
Gov. Jerry Brown just signed more than two dozen bills aimed at battling the disasters on multiple fronts.

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Sep 21, 2018

Grassley: We'll Vote On Kavanaugh Monday If No Deal Reached With Accuser By 10 P.M.
The Senate Judiciary Committee will move forward with a vote on Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination if no agreement is reached with his accuser, Christine Blasey Ford, on how to testify.

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Sep 21, 2018

Grassley Sets Deadline For Kavanaugh's Accuser To Agree To Testify
The chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee says he has not agreed to allow Christine Blasey Ford to testifying after Brett Kavanaugh.

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Sep 21, 2018

Kavanaugh's Accuser Rejects GOP Deadline For Agreement on Testimony
The chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee says he has not agreed to allow Christine Blasey Ford to testifying after Brett Kavanaugh.

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Sep 21, 2018

Immigration Judges' Union Accuses Jeff Sessions Of Pushing For Speed Over Fairness
The president of the National Association of Immigration Judges said immigration courts should not be part of the Department of Justice.

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Sep 21, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh Controversy Rocks Yale Law School
The nomination battle sparked a reckoning at the judge's alma mater. "Students feel pretty deeply betrayed," one said.

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Sep 21, 2018

Donald Trump Has A Very, Very Long History Of Not Believing Women
Unless the men they accuse of sexual misconduct and abuse are not on his side.

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Sep 21, 2018

Rod Rosenstein Suggested Recording Trump And Invoking 25th Amendment: Reports
However, a source tells HuffPost that the deputy attorney general's comments about recording Trump were "sarcastic."

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Sep 21, 2018

3D-Printed Gun Creator Cody Wilson Arrested In Taiwan After Sexual Assault Charge
He'll likely be deported to the U.S., where he'll face a charge of sexually assaulting a minor.

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Sep 21, 2018

DOJ Convinces Trump To Back Off Declassifying Secret Russia Probe Documents, For Now
The president walked back his previous declaration that the Justice Department should immediately declassify portions of the FISA application for Carter Page.

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Sep 21, 2018

Mitch McConnell Says Republicans Will 'Plow Right Through' Confirming Brett Kavanaugh
"In the very near future, judge Kavanaugh will be on the United States Supreme Court," the Senate majority leader said.

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Sep 21, 2018

Mitch McConnell Says Republicans Will 'Plow Right Through' Nominating Brett Kavanaugh
"In the very near future, judge Kavanaugh will be on the United States Supreme Court," the Senate majority leader said.

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Sep 21, 2018

Kavanaugh Friend Stirs Outrage With Twitter Conspiracy Theory On Christine Blasey Ford
After Blasey rejected the conspiracy theory from conservative lawyer Ed Whelan, he apologized and deleted his tweets.

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Sep 21, 2018

Joe Biden Endorses Staten Island Democrat Max Rose's Bid For Congress
"Staten Islanders and South Brooklynites deserve a representative who works as hard as them and that is Max Rose," the former vice president said.

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Sep 21, 2018

Joe Biden: Christine Blasey Ford 'Shouldn't Have To Go Through What Anita Hill Went Through'
He keeps defending his handling of Clarence Thomas' 1991 confirmation, saying he was "sorry I couldn't have stopped the kind of attacks" Hill faced.

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Sep 21, 2018

Donald Trump Goes After Kavanaugh Accuser, Asks Why She Didn't Call Cops After Alleged Assault
The president's tweet about Christine Blasey Ford is exactly the kind of reaction she feared

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Sep 21, 2018

Melania Trump's Spokeswoman Broke Law With Gushing #MAGA Tweet
Stephanie Grisham got a warning for using her government role for partisan politics.

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Sep 21, 2018

For Democrats To Flip The Senate, The N.J. Race Shouldn't Be In Doubt. But It Is.
Tainted by corruption charges that he eventually fended off, Democratic Sen. Bob Menendez is fighting for re-election.

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Sep 21, 2018

Donald Trump's Clown Insult Of Gavin Newsom Backfires
Newsom responded by comparing Trump to Pennywise, the terrifying clown in Stephen King's "It."

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Sep 21, 2018

Now You Can Dress Up Like 'Big Game Hunter' Donald Trump Jr.
PETA comes up with a creepy, dopey Halloween costume.

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Sep 21, 2018

AWKWARD: Viral 'Women For Brett Kavanaugh' Photo Has More Men Than Women In It
The Supreme Court nominee has been accused of sexual assault.

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Sep 21, 2018

Canoe Group Sues Over Potomac River Shutdown For Trump's Golfing
The public is barred from a popular two-mile stretch of the Potomac whenever Trump visits his Virginia club.

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Sep 21, 2018

Christine Blasey Ford's Attorneys Lay Out Conditions For Senate Hearing
Negotiations for the Supreme Court nominee's accuser to speak to the Senate panel mostly focused on logistics and safety issues, news outlets reported.

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Sep 20, 2018

Trump Praises 'Great Gentleman' Brett Kavanaugh Despite Sexual Assault Allegation
"Why didn't somebody call the FBI 36 years ago?" the president says of his Supreme Court nominee's accuser.

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Sep 20, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh's Yale Fraternity Hoisted A Flag Made Of Women's Underwear In 1985
The Supreme Court nominee's school days are under increasing scrutiny in the wake of a sex assault allegation.

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Sep 20, 2018

Women Of Color Candidates For 2018: ‘You're Going To Have To Learn How To Say Our Names'
"Alexandria, Ilhan, Ayanna. I love these names!" said candidate Rashida Tlaib at a summit celebrating barrier-breaking women of color in politics.

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Sep 20, 2018

Secretary Of State Mike Pompeo Is, Tired, Of, All, The, Excessive, Commas
The State Department has sent two emails to staff outlining proper comma usage, according to a CNN report.

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Sep 20, 2018

Michael Bloomberg To Speak At EMILY's List Event Amid Controversial Me Too Comments
"I don't know how true all of it is," Bloomberg said of the Me Too movement.

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Sep 20, 2018

GOP Sen. Lisa Murkowski Just Got Even More Pressure To Vote Against Brett Kavanaugh
Alaska Gov. Bill Walker (I) and Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott (D) announced their opposition to the Supreme Court nominee.

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Sep 20, 2018

Trump Made DeSantis In The Florida GOP Primary But Could Sink Him In November
Florida's Republican nominee for governor is already learning the pitfalls of being so closely tied to the president.

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Sep 20, 2018

Former Student: Brett Kavanaugh's Prep School Party Scene Was A ‘Free-For-All'
"It's just a bunch of kids just going off the rails."

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