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  1. Trump accuses civil rights leader Lewis of lying about inaugurationRead the original story

    5 min ago | UnionLeader.com

    U.S. Rep. Carol Shea-Porter, D-N.H., will skip President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration on Friday.

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  2. Interior nominee Zinke disputes Trump on climate change positionRead the original story

    5 min ago | Texarkana Gazette

    Donald Trump's choice to head the Interior Department on Tuesday rejected the president-elect's claim that climate change is a hoax, saying it is indisputable that environmental changes are affecting the world's temperature and human activity is a major reason. "I don't believe it's a hoax," Rep. Ryan Zinke told the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee at his confirmation hearing.

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  3. Kansas lawmakers move quickly on new special elections rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | New Canaan News-Review

    Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, right, confers with Bryan Caskey, left, his elections director, during a state Senate committee hearing on a bill that would rewrite the state's rules for special congressional elections to give military personnel overseas more time to cast their ballots, in Topeka, Kan. The bill arose from President-elect Donald Trump's nomination of U.S. Rep. Mike Pompeo, R-Kan., as Central Intelligence Agency director.

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  4. Why two LA Democratic congressmen are attending Trumpa s inaugurationRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    Unlike many of their fellow Democrats, two California congressmen from the San Fernando Valley say they will attend President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration despite misgivings about the incoming president. Rep. Brad Sherman, D-Sherman Oaks, said he wavered over the weekend about going to the inauguration after Trump attacked Georgia congressman John Lewis, a revered civil rights leader, on Twitter.

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  5. John Lewis' - tirade' about Trump is contrary to MLK's legacyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | MDJonline.com

    Congressman John Lewis is a civil rights icon who has continually worked toward equality and bringing the country together and I applaud him for his dedication and efforts to achieve same.

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  6. Lewis vs. TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | MDJonline.com

    Here's real news: Just days before his inauguration, President-elect Donald Trump got into a verbal battle with Georgia Rep. John Lewis, one of America's greatest living heroes and an icon of the civil rights movement.

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  7. These House members will boycott Trump's inaugurationRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Rep. Barbara Lee talks to KTVU FOX 2 News about her decision to skip the inauguration of President-Elect Donald Trump. Since the presidential election, several members of the House have spoken out publicly on their decision not to attend Donald Trump's inauguration.

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  8. Trumpa s Cabinet Pick Ryan Zinke Supports Scrapping Obamaa s Arctic Drilling BanRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | KXL-AM Portland

    President-elect Donald Trump's choice to head the Department of Interior said Tuesday that he would consider reversing a decision from the Obama administration last year to halt oil and gas drilling in the Arctic, a move that could allow fossil fuel development in region. "The president-elect has said we want to be energy independent," Rep. Ryan Zinke said during his Senate confirmation hearing.

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  9. Steve King Attacks Fellow Rep. John Lewis And Congressional Black CaucusRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | Switched

    Rep. Steve King said Tuesday that Democratic congressman and civil rights icon John Lewis hadn't contributed to the public good since his student leadership days in the 1960s. Later in the same interview on an Iowa radio station, King broadened his attack to also accuse the Congressional Black Caucus of abandoning Martin Luther King Jr.'s values.

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  10. Kathleen Parker: Heavyweight match: Lewis vs. TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Camera

    A recent tweet from @realDonaldTrump: "John Lewis is an American hero. I look forward to working with him in the years to come."

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  11. Obama grants clemency to Oscar Lopez Rivera, Puerto Rican terroristRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Washington Examiner

    President Obama on Tuesday granted clemency to Oscar Lopez Rivera. He has been in federal prison since 1981 after being convicted of armed robbery, weapons charges, and seditious conspiracy to violently overthrow the U.S. government as a member of the Puerto Rican separatist group FALN.

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  12. Trump transition team asks CNN to retract story on Tom Price's stocksRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Washington Examiner

    President-elect Trump's transition team asked CNN on Tuesday to retract a story the outlet had published one day earlier about past financial transactions involving Rep. Tom Price, Trump's pick for secretary of health and human services. "The Presidential Transition Team requests that CNN retract this blatantly false story," officials wrote in a letter circulated Tuesday evening that laid out additional details surrounding Price's introduction of healthcare legislation last year.

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  13. Big ChangesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | The Brattleboro Reformer

    The Associated Press BILLINGS, Mont. - In control of Congress and soon the White House, Republicans are readying plans to roll back the influence of the Endangered Species Act, one of the government's most powerful conservation tools, after decades of complaints that it hinders drilling, logging and other activities.

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  14. Don't believe the tweets - Trump is one cool customerRead the original story

    12 min ago | New York Post

    Much of liberal America is in an absolute tizzy over his impending presidency, with denunciations and declarations of defiance competing for the most apocalyptic scenarios. Will the world end Friday or Saturday? The sturm und drang is not limited to the homefront.

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  15. Video: President-Elect Trump: Rep. John Lewis 'Grandstanding' on Inauguration BoycottRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Gateway Pundit

    President-elect Donald Trump gave an interview to Fox & Friends co-anchor Ainsley Earhardt Tuesday that is scheduled to air Wednesday morning A promo clip of the interview shows Trump speaking about the boycott of his inauguration by Rep. John Lewis and several dozen other congressional Democrats. Trump said Lewis is grandstanding and criticized Lewis for saying he 'forgot' he also boycotted the 2001 inauguration of George W. Bush after saying Trump's would be the first he would miss after thirty years in Congress.

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  16. Portman Expresses Lake Erie Concerns to Trump's Nominee for EPA DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | WKSU-FM Kent

    Senator Rob Portman discussed Lake Erie pollutions such as microbeads and algae blooms with President-elect Donald Trump's pick for EPA Director, Scott Pruitt. The Republican U.S. senator from Ohio says he's already talked to President-elect Trump's choice to head the Environmental Protection Agency -- a choice who's controversial to many activists.

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  17. U. S. Representative Matt Cartwright and Corbett about if he will go to the TrumRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | WOGY-AM Pittston

    United States represented him a few car right thanks for calling the shot. We're using up.

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  18. DeVos pledges not to undo public education, pushes choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | The Miami Herald

    In this Dec. 9, 2016 file photo, Education Secretary-designate Betsy DeVos speaks in Grand Rapids, Mich. DeVos, Trump's choice for education secretary, has spent over two decades advocating for school choice programs, which give students and parents an alternative to traditional public school education.

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  19. Tom Price's confirmation hearing to begin Wednesday amid ethics allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | MDJonline.com

    U.S. Rep. Tom Price, R-Roswell, is scheduled to begin confirmation hearings as President-elect Donald Trump's pick for Health and Human Services secretary today, but is facing new allegations over his stock purchases.

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  20. WWII rocket dug up in Vero Beach neighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | WFLX-TV West Palm Beach

    The wife of Orlando nightclub gunman Omar Mateen faces a court hearing in California after being arrested there in connection with his Florida shooting rampage that left 49 people dead.

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