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  1. Democrats slam Trump's 'incontinent' tweets targeting Sen....Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    Plowing into the sexual harassment debate in a big way, President Donald Trump laced into Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand on Tuesday, tweeting that the New York Democrat would come to his office "begging" for campaign contributions and "do anything" to get them. Democrats accused the president of making crude insinuations.

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  2. Dems say Trump's tweets about Gillibrand sexist, crudeRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | KTEN-TV Denison

    President Donald Trump laced into Democratic Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand on Tuesd... President Donald Trump has signed into law a sweeping defense policy bill that authorizes a $700 billion budget for the military, including additional spending on missile defense programs to respond to the growing... President Donald Trump has signed into law a sweeping defense policy bill that authorizes a $700 billion budget for the military, including additional spending on missile defense programs to respond to the growing nuclear weapons threat from North Korea.

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  3. The Latest: White House denies Trump tweet was sexistRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    The White House says "there's no way" the president's tweet about Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand was "sexist at all." President Donald Trump lashed out at the New York Democrat in a tweet Tuesday, calling her a "lightweight" and a "total flunky" for Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer.

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  4. 'Me Too' Fervor, Politics Fuel Dem Calls for Trump to ResignRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Real Clear Politics

    Democrats know President Trump is not going to resign amid renewed sexual misconduct allegations, some of which he famously talked about on a recording released during the 2016 campaign. But a growing number of them are calling on him to quit anyway.

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  5. The Latest: Trump, Ivanka contributed to Gillibrand campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    The political money website OpenSecrets.org says President Donald Trump and his daughter, Ivanka Trump, have donated nearly $8,000 to Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand's congressional campaigns since 2007. Trump gave Gillibrand, a New York Democrat, $4,800 in two separate contributions in September 2010.

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  6. Treasury: 2.9% Economic Growth Would Pay for GOP Tax CutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | News Max

    The tax cuts proposed in the Republican Senate tax bill would pay for themselves over 10 years in combination with President Donald Trump's other economic policies, according to a one-page analysis released by the U.S. Treasury Department Monday. Critics said Treasury's 470-word report -- which didn't include specific calculations for the effects offered by elements of Trump's economic agenda such as a regulatory rollback -- lacked rigorous analytical backing.

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  7. Treasury's 1-Page Report: Trump's Plans Pay for Senate Tax CutRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Bloomberg

    The tax cuts proposed in the Republican Senate tax bill would pay for themselves over 10 years in combination with President Donald Trump's other economic policies, according to a one-page analysis released by the U.S. Treasury Department Monday. Critics said Treasury's 470-word report -- which didn't include specific calculations for the effects offered by elements of Trump's economic agenda such as a regulatory rollback -- lacked rigorous analytical backing.

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  8. #NotOnePenny: Dozens rally locally against Republican tax plan Read Story Dennis TingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WHAS11

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. More than 100 people braved the cold Sunday outside Metro Hall, taking a stand against the Republican tax bill, calling it a scam that helps the rich get richer while hurting those outside the top one percent.

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  9. More than 100 people rally in Louisville to oppose Trump's new tax planRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WDRB-TV Louisville

    Lamar Jackson's bid to become only the second player to win a second Heisman Trophy came up short, but the Louisville quarterback walked away with a smile in his second trip to Manhattan as a finalist. Lamar Jackson's bid to become only the second player to win a second Heisman Trophy came up short, but the Louisville quarterback walked away with a smile in his second trip to Manhattan as a finalist.

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  10. McConnell: Tax bill wona t add to nationa s debt woesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | Middlesboro Daily News

    Fresh off his biggest legislative victory of the Trump era, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Saturday disputed projections that the Senate's tax bill would add to the nation's debt woes. Back home in Kentucky just hours after the Senate narrowly pushed through the nearly $1.5 trillion tax bill, McConnell predicted that the boldest rewrite of the nation's tax system in decades would generate more than enough economic growth to prevent the burgeoning deficits being forecast.

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  11. McConnell: Tax bill won't add to nation's debt woesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | Post Register

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., answers a reporters question during a news conference Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017, in Louisville, Ky. The Senate passed the tax bill early Saturday morning with a 51-49 vote.

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  12. Brain deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | LEO Weekly

    When I have spoken publicly in the past year, I have used a standard line: "The only people doing well in Washington these days are the chiropractors, because everyone has sore necks from shaking their heads in disbelief at what's going on." Perhaps New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman said it best last week when he wrote, "Trump is a brain eating disease."

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  13. Out Kentucky Mayor Jim Gray Announces Bid for CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | Advocate

    Lexington, Ky., Mayor Jim Gray announced his bid for the state's 6th Congressional District Tuesday during a televised speech. Gray, who came out one year before his successful 2006 campaign for vice mayor of Lexington, has served as the city's mayor for six years.

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  14. Trump, 'Big Four' Set to Meet Amid Shutdown ShowdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 4 | Roll Call

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., and other congressional leaders will meet with President Donald Trump one day before a shutdown showdown. More than two months into the fiscal year and with just days left before a temporary spending bill expires, congressional leaders and President Donald Trump are scheduled to sit down Thursday to discuss key spending issues.

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  15. KY Congressman Weighs In On GOP Tax Plan's PassageRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 2 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Kentucky Congressman John Yarmuth, a Ranking Member of the House Budget Committee, issued the following statement after Senate Republicans passed their version of the Republican tax plan early this morning: "Early this morning, Senate Republicans abdicated any claim they had to being the party of fiscal responsibility. There is nothing remotely responsible about forcing through a closed-door, hastily conceived bill to give tax cuts to the already wealthy and multi-national corporations.

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  16. Rep. Yarmuth Says Government Shutdown Still a PossibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | Bloomberg

    Rep. John Yarmuth (D-KY), House Budget Committee Ranking Member, discusses the Senate tax overhaul and possibility of a government shutdown. He speaks with Bloomberg's Vonnie Quinn on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)

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  17. According to PVT SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 27 | Sonoran News

    Dearly Beloved-the dumb American is still alive and well. President Trump has been in office for a year and according to the news people, America is going downhill even though most everyone can now see things are looking way up.

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  18. Cohen, 5 House Colleagues Launch Impeachment Effort Against TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | The Memphis Flyer

    Nor for the first time nor likely the last, Memphis Congressman Steve Cohen has taken the lead in congressional action against the actions of President Donald Trump. This week Cohen and five other House colleagues formally introduced five articles of impeachment against Trump.

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  19. GOP tax plan puts lawmakers in bind over Medicare spending cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | WebCPA

    Senate Republicans may face a political problem in the final push for their tax-cut plan, and they might need Democrats to help fix it. The Congressional Budget Office says the $1.5 trillion tax-cut proposal would trigger $25 billion in automatic spending cuts next year to Medicare, plus another $111 billion in reductions to other programs, including farm subsidies.

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  20. Live Briefing: Trump Heads to Capitol Hill as House Prepares to Vote on Tax BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | The New York Times

    ... said Representative Devin Nunes, Republican of California. "This is a horror show today," Representative John Yarmuth of Kentucky, the top Democrat on the House Budget Committee. "This is a horror show debate. This is a horror show process. But it's ...

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