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  1. Hey Trump, revoking someone's security clearance because they criticize you is unconstitutionalRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    MAY 23: Former Director of the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency John Brennan testifies before the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence on Capitol Hill, May 23, 2017 in Washington, DC. Brennan is discussing the extent of Russia's meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election and possible ties to the campaign of President Donald Trump.

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  2. Health Department refugee office erases staff contact info from website, watchdog reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | ThinkProgress

    The Office of Refugee Resettlement removed email addresses and phone numbers when it was under scrutiny for blocking an undocumented teen's abortion. WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 26: Scott Lloyd, director of the Office of Refugee Resettlement at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, testifies during a House Judiciary Committee hearing concerning the oversight of the U.S. refugee admissions program, on Capitol Hill, October 26, 2017 in Washington, DC.

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  3. Brett Kavanaugh is exactly the person Betsy DeVos needs to help enact harmful education policiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | ThinkProgress

    Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh arrives at a meeting with U.S. Sen. Bob Corker on Capitol Hill July 18, 2018 in Washington, DC. , all of whom have pointed out the disastrous effect he could have on crucial protections.

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  4. Durbin calls on DHS Secretary Nielsen to resign in fiery rebukeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 31 | ThinkProgress

    Sen. Dick Durbin called for Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen to resign her post over the Trump administration's practice of separating immigrant children from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border. Sen. Dick Durbin called for Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen to resign her post over the Trump administration's practice of separating immigrant children from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border.

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  5. Koch-backed study finds 'Medicare for All' would save U.S. trillionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 30 | ThinkProgress

    An estimated cost of $32.6 trillion over 10 years is less than the US would spend over the next 10 years under the current system. U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders pats on the back of Sen. Elizabeth Warren during an event on health care September 13, 2017 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC.

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  6. Is this Rockefeller heir the 2nd unnamed American who helped Maria Butina infiltrate the NRA?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 26 | ThinkProgress

    Why did Rockefeller heir George O'Neill host Alexander Torshin, , a sanctioned Russian official accused of mafia ties, at a swanky Washington dinner just after Trump's inauguration? CREDIT: KONSTANTIN ZAVRAZHIN / GETTY Twelve days after Donald Trump was inaugurated as the 45th American president, a small group of Russian and American figures huddled at the ritzy Bistro Bis restaurant on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. On one side of the table, according to a TIME piece from March 2017, sat a gaggle of prominent Americans. There was Rep. Dana Rohrabacher - "Putin's favorite congressman," as he's known - and Rep. Thomas Massie .

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  7. Pompeo refuses to give senators any details on Trump meetings with Kim and PutinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 25 | ThinkProgress

    Mike Pompeo testifies during a hearing before Senate Foreign Relations Committee July 25, 2018 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. CREDIT: Alex Wong/Getty Images.

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  8. Health and Human Services Department removes website's language on sex discriminationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 20 | ThinkProgress

    HHS Secretary Alex Azar appears to testify before the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee, on Capitol Hill June 12, 2018 in Washington, DC. The Office for Civil Rights at the Department of Health and Human Services changed or removed information on its website about sex discrimination, according to a new report from the Sunlight Foundation.

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  9. Mothers join together in call for climate actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2018 | ThinkProgress

    The gathering - dubbed a " play-in " - featured remarks by several advocates, journalists and members of Congress who are also mothers, including House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi , Telemundo correspondent Vanessa Hauc and native rights activist Casey Camp-Horinek. This week's rally, organized by Moms Clean Air Force , belongs to a long tradition of maternal activism in the United States, one that includes peacemakers, prohibitionists and suffragettes.

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  10. Paul Ryan defends Jim Jordan, rejects calls for ethics probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2018 | ThinkProgress

    JULY 11: Speaker of the House Paul Ryan speaks with reporters during a news conference following a House Republican conference meeting July 11, 2018 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. House Republicans are promoting the results of their recent tax bill.

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  11. Ben Carson is raising rent on poor people after saying he wouldn'tRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2018 | ThinkProgress

    APRIL 18: HUD Secretary Ben Carson testifies before the Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Subcommittee on Capitol Hill April 18, 2018 in Washington, DC. Despite previously claiming they wouldn't, the Trump administration is moving forward with plans to boost rents by an average of 26 percent on vulnerable Americans who rely on federal housing subsidies to avoid becoming homeless.

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  12. Protests planned across the US demanding Trump reunify immigrant familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2018 | ThinkProgress

    Demonstrators at a June 29 protest in Chicago protesting immigrant family detentions and separations. Thousand more people were expected to turn out at hundreds of protests across the United States on Saturday against the Trump administration's immigration policies.

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  13. EPA responds to court order for Pruitt emails by sending one single email from 10-month periodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2018 | ThinkProgress

    EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt speaks at the Faith and Freedom Coalition Road to Majority Policy Conference, at the Omni Shoreham Hotel, on June 8, 2018 in Washington, DC. CREDIT: Mark Wilson/Getty Images Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt's emails are back in the spotlight after the agency responded to a request for the documents with what watchdogs say is a red flag.

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  14. McConnell claims all Republican senators support ending family separation. We have receipts.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2018 | ThinkProgress

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell talks to reporters follow the weekly Senate Republican policy luncheon at the U.S. Capitol May 22, 2018 in Washington, DC. In a Capitol Hill press conference on Tuesday, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced that all Republican senators supporting keeping families together at the border.

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  15. News outlets claim Paul Ryan 'broke' with Trump on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2018 | ThinkProgress

    U.S. Speaker of the House Rep. Paul Ryan listens during a weekly news conference June 7, 2018 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. CREDIT: Alex Wong/Getty Images House Speaker Paul Ryan was asked Thursday to react to the increasingly harrowing reports from the U.S. border, where migrant parents who cross the border illegally are being separated from their children.

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  16. EPA refers journalists to Pruitt's outside counsel after calls for criminal investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2018 | ThinkProgress

    EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt, arrives at a Senate Appropriations Subcommittee hearing on Capitol Hill, May 16, 2018 in Washington, DC. In what some legal experts view as an unusual move, the Environmental Protection Agency has started referring reporters to Administrator Scott Pruitt's outside legal counsel when inquiring about his numerous scandals.

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  17. Even Scott Pruitt's top Senate ally has had enough of his scandalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2018 | ThinkProgress

    Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt appears to have lost the support of his good friend, Sen. James Inhofe . CREDIT: Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call The scandals surrounding Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt reflect badly on President Trump and may have reached a point where Pruitt needs to leave his job, according to Sen. James Inhofe , one of Pruitt's top supporters in the Senate.

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  18. CFPB changes office logo, affirming name change amid Mulvaney's crusade to burn it all downRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2018 | ThinkProgress

    Mick Mulvaney prepares to testify on Capitol Hill, April 18, 2018 in Washington, DC. CREDIT: Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images IHOP lit up the internet Monday after announcing it will now offer burgers and changing its name to the much stupider "IHOB" - International House of Burgers, rather than the International House of Pancakes.

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  19. Feinstein bill would prohibit family separations at US-Mexico borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2018 | ThinkProgress

    U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein speaks during a hearing before Senate Intelligence Committee March 7, 2018 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. Sen. Dianne Feinstein said Sunday that at least 50 children a day are taken from their parents at the U.S. border, and has introduced legislation that would make it illegal to separate family members entering the US.

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  20. In bipartisan push, over 100 lawmakers urge Pruitt to withdraw his so-called transparency ruleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2018 | ThinkProgress

    More than 100 members of Congress sent a letter to EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt on June 6, 2018 urging him to withdraw his so-called transparency rule. CREDIT: Mark Reinstein/Corbis via Getty Images Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt's plan to limit scientific research available to agency scientists and experts who draft regulations is attracting widespread resistance on Capitol Hill.

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