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  1. As confirmation hearings loom, Democrats fight to stick to script against KavanaughRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Prince George Citizen

    ... rights to privacy, liberty, and autonomy in the most personal aspects of their lives," said Feinstein, the ranking Democrat on the Judiciary Committee. That's the sort of argument that is more likely to resonate with both liberal activists and swing ...

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  2. School of Navy chaplains to return to Rhode IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Turnto10.com

    Democratic U.S. Sen. Jack Reed said Friday the Navy plans to relocate the Naval Chaplaincy School and Center and about 20 jobs from Fort Jackson in Columbia, South Carolina to Naval Station Newport in Rhode Island, effective March 1, 2019. Reed says the school was in Newport in 1951 and moved to South Carolina because of consolidations made in 2005.

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  3. Massachusetts politicians look ahead to primary contestsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | WWLP

    ... hoping to oust another long-time incumbent Rep. Stephen Lynch, in the Democratic primary. The primary also includes Democrat Christopher Voehl. In the state's 4th Congressional District Gary Rucinski is challenging Democratic Rep. Joseph Kennedy and ...

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  4. George Washington letter to be read at oldest US synagogueRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | WMDT

    ... the United States "gives to bigotry no sanction, to persecution no assistance." U.S. Sen. Jack Reed, a Rhode Island Democrat, plans to join Salve Regina University President Jane Gerety at the synagogue for the 71st annual reading of the letter by ...

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  5. Guest lineups for the Sunday news showsRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Fredericksburg.com

    Thank you for reading 10 free articles on Fredericksburg.com. You can come back at the end of your 30-day period for another 10 free articles, or you can purchase a subscription and continue to enjoy valuable local news and information.

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  6. Gary Johnson Enters Senate Race In New MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Outside the Beltway

    Gary Johnson was a successful two-term Governor in New Mexico. Now he's making a bid to represent the Land of Enchantment in the U.S. Senate.

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  7. GOP Sen. Burr: No Signs of Russia Collusion So FarRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | News Max

    ... of Russia's interference in the 2016 election and connections to Trump's campaign. Working with the panel's top Democrat, Virginia Sen. Mark Warner, Burr has so far managed to keep the investigation free from the extraordinary acrimony that has ...

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  8. Report details effects of stripped-down US Embassy in Havana after health incidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | Stars and Stripes

    Since the United States withdrew all but a bare-bones staff from its embassy in Havana last September after mysterious incidents that affected the health of American diplomats, no Cubans have been admitted to the United States as refugees and the U.S. will likely fall far short of its annual commitment to admit Cuban immigrants. As a result of the staff reduction, it's also been difficult for diplomats to "cover significant economic and political developments in Cuba," reach out to human rights activists and members of Cuban civil society and to monitor how the Cuban government is treating returned migrants, according to a memorandum released this week by the Congressional Research Service.

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  9. 3D-printed gun fight: Fears of terrorism raisedRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | Stars and Stripes

    Concern that 3D-printed guns could fall into the hands of the wrong Americans has expanded into a fear that foreign terrorists could use the technology to obtain firearms invisible to metal detectors. And Democratic federal lawmakers have called on social media and internet-search companies to remove any gun-printing blueprints from their platforms.

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  10. AP Interview: Top Republican says Russia probe difficultRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | The Hastings Tribune

    ... of Russia's interference in the 2016 election and connections to Trump's campaign. Working with the panel's top Democrat, Virginia Sen. Mark Warner, Burr has so far managed to keep the investigation free from the extraordinary acrimony that has ...

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  11. Somali-American candidate: Wants to 'instill hope in people'Read the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    The past 10 weeks have been a whirl for Ilhan Omar, who suddenly went from being famous for becoming the country's first Somali-American state legislator to being a likely shoo-in for the first Somali-American congresswoman. "It's been a really interesting rush," Omar said in an interview with The Associated Press. 1 comment

  12. Trump tabs Springfield-based prosecutor for US attorneyRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    President Donald Trump has nominated Sangamon County State's Attorney John Milhiser to be U.S. attorney for the central district of Illinois. The 48-year-old Milhiser has been state's attorney since 2010.

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  13. As confirmation hearings loom, Democrats fight to stick to...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SFGate

    ... rights to privacy, liberty, and autonomy in the most personal aspects of their lives," said Feinstein, the ranking Democrat on the Judiciary Committee. That's the sort of argument that is more likely to resonate with both liberal activists and swing ...

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  14. After slamming him for trying to 'buy a Senate seat,' Wis....Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Chicago Tribune

    U.S. Senate candidate Leah Vukmir and her now-defeated Republican primary challenger Kevin Nicholson walk on stage at the start of their debate on July 26, 2018, in Milwaukee. Vukmir is a state senator from Brookfield, Wis., and will advance to take on Democratic Sen. Tammy Baldwin in the November election.

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  15. Letter: Sen. Hatch's incivility centerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Deseret News

    I can remember when Sen. Orrin Hatch actually demonstrated his understanding of how to "solve our shared problems," the mission statement for his proposed $40 million legacy Hatch Center. It was long ago that he and Sen. Ted Kennedy created funding for children's health care to actually solve a problem.

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  16. Meet Deb Haaland, Likely to Be the First Native Woman Elected to CongressRead the original story

    1 hr ago | RollingStone

    ... through the 2016 election, her plans to hold Trump accountable, and her fight for working families. I've been a Democrat for a long time, but I've mostly been a volunteer. One of the first campaigns where I started doing a lot more was the John ...

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  17. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Lucianne.com

    ... make the move out of the country he thinks was "never great." The New York Republican State Committee jabbed the Democrat by offering him a one-way ticket to Canada, and even asked followers to "chip in." (Photo) "Love it or leave it; that's your ...

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  18. The press as enemyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Marshall Independent

    Over 200 newspapers across the country are together running editorials on the same day decrying President Trump's attacks on the press. In so doing, these news outlets are confirming in the minds of many that they do coordinate efforts to attack the president.

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  19. Ellison: Ex-girlfriend should produce video of alleged abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Marshall Independent

    Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison said Friday he won't abandon his campaign for attorney general amid allegations that he once physically abused an ex-girlfriend and said if she claims to have a video of the incident she should produce it. Normally a constant and visible presence on the campaign trail, the Minnesota Democrat had largely disappeared from public view since the allegations first surfaced over the weekend that he quickly denied.

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  20. Top 2020 Democrats under fire for 'collective bashing of America' after Cuomo gaffeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Fox News

    New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, who has been floated as a possible 2020 Democratic presidential pick, was forced to backtrack this week after saying America "was never that great" -- the latest example of top Democrats criticizing what they see as the country's injustices. But now Republicans are saying that it represents part of a broader theme for top Democrats, saying that they are united in their "collective bashing of America."

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