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Beto O’Rourke Hires Obama Delegate Chief As He Sinks In Polling

2020 Democratic candidate presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke hired former President Barack Obama’s delegate chief, the campaign announced Thursday. “We’re excited that Jeff Berman has joined our team,” O’Rourke said. “His expertise and proven success in navigating the primary process will help us put people back at the center of our democracy as we ensure every voice is heard during the ...

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Outed CIA Agent Valerie Plame To Run For Congress In New Mexico

Valerie Plame, the spy who was outed during her time at the CIA under former President George W. Bush, announced Thursday she would be running for Congress in New Mexico as a Democrat. “Over 10 years ago, I chose to make New Mexico my home and it has become my heart,” Plame said in a statement on her new website. ...

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Pelosi Joins Nadler In Saying Country Is In ‘Constitutional Crisis’

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi joined House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler in saying the United States is in a “constitutional crisis” Thursday morning, just one day after the committee voted to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt of Congress. During Pelosi’s weekly briefing to the press, Pelosi agreed with Nadler’s comments that the U.S. is in a constitutional crisis, saying, ...

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House Judiciary Committee Passes Vote To Hold Barr In Contempt Of Congress

The House Judiciary Committee voted Wednesday to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt of Congress for not giving the committee special counsel Robert Mueller’s full, unredacted report. The committee, led by New York Democratic Rep. Jerry Nadler, originally gave Barr a deadline of 9 a.m. Monday to turn in the full report with no redactions, which many Republicans believe ...

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House Judiciary Committee Votes To Hold Barr In Contempt Of Congress

The House Judiciary Committee voted Wednesday to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt of Congress for not giving the committee special counsel Robert Mueller’s full, unredacted report. The committee, led by New York Democratic Rep. Jerry Nadler, originally gave Barr a deadline of 9 a.m. Monday to turn in the full report with no redactions, which many Republicans believe ...

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Pelosi: Trump ‘Goading Us To Impeach Him’

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said President Donald Trump is “goading” Democrats to impeach him from office because he thinks it will help him fire up his base. “Don’t tell anybody I told you this: Trump is goading us to impeach him,” Pelosi said during an event hosted by Cornell University in New York City. “That’s what he’s doing. Every single ...

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Jill Biden Says ‘It’s Time To Move On’ From Anita Hill

Former Vice President Joe Biden’s Wife, Jill Biden, said Tuesday it is time for people to “move on” regarding Anita Hill and the way she was treated during Justice Clarence Thomas’s 1991 confirmation hearing. “I watched the hearings like most other Americans, and so I mean Joe said, as I did, we believed Anita Hill. He voted against Clarence Thomas. ...

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Georgia Gov Brian Kemp Signs ‘Fetal Heartbeat’ Bill Banning Abortion After Heartbeat Detected

Georgia Republican Gov. Brian Kemp signed a “fetal heartbeat bill” Tuesday which will make abortion after a fetal heartbeat is detected illegal in the state. “Georgia is a state that values life,” Kemp said before signing the bill. “We stand up for those who are unable to speak for themselves.” “But our job is to do what is right, not ...

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Nadler Schedules Vote To Hold Barr In Contempt Of Congress

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler scheduled a vote Monday to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt of Congress for not giving the committee special counsel Robert Mueller’s the full unredacted report. The New York Democrat gave Barr a deadline of 9 a.m. Monday to turn in the full report with no redactions, which many Republicans believe would be ...

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Attorney General Bill Barr Cancels House Judiciary Committee Testimony

Attorney General William Barr will reportedly no longer testify in front of the House Judiciary Committee on Thursday, as Democrats voted to allow staffers to question Barr. “Barr has been in a dispute with the committee over its plans to have a counsel question the top law enforcement official alongside lawmakers on the panel at Thursday’s hearing,” reported The Washington ...

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Pelosi, Schumer Say They’ve Reached Deal With Trump On $2T Infrastructure Bill

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer say they have reached a deal with President Donald Trump in regards to a $2 trillion infrastructure bill after meeting with Trump Tuesday. While departing the West Wing after their meeting with the president, Pelosi and Schumer told reporters that they have agreed on a number for the infrastructure bill and ...

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Bernie Sanders’s Former Press Secretary Is Joining Joe Biden’s Campaign

Vermont Independent Sen. Bernie Sanders’s former press secretary will join former Vice President Joe Biden’s 2020 campaign for president, deciding to not work for her former bosses 2020 campaign. Symone Sanders will serve as a senior adviser to Biden’s campaign, The Associated Press reported Thursday. The news broke hours after Biden released a video announcing his candidacy for president, entering ...

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Trump Says White House Is ‘Fighting All The Subpoenas’

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President Donald Trump said Wednesday the White House will fight all the subpoenas issued by Democrats in Congress as he departed for Atlanta on Wednesday. “We’re fighting all the subpoenas,” Trump told reporters outside of the White House. “These aren’t like impartial people. The Democrats are trying to win 2020. They’re not going to win with the people that I ...

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Nadler Issues Subpoena For Full Unredacted Mueller Report

House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler issued a subpoena to Attorney General William Barr on Friday, asking for Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s full unredacted report. Nadler wrote the letter to Barr, saying he has until May 1 to deliver the full unredacted report, saying he “cannot accept any proposal which leaves most of Congress in the dark.” Subpoena issued to Atty ...

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FLASHBACK: Barr Sent Letter To Congress Asking For Hearings Under Oath

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Attorney General William Barr sent a letter to Congress asking to testify under oath in front of the House and Senate Judiciary Committees in March, however, neither committee has scheduled a meeting yet, as Democrats continue to question Barr’s credibility. As Democrats continue to accuse Barr of being bias in favor of President Donald Trump regarding the findings of the ...

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