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    9 min ago | Daily Kos

    It's another one of those Wednesdays that feels like a Tuesday, because of the Tuesday that felt like a Monday. The Kagro in the Morning show is growing by leaps & bounds! Probably because more and more of you are finding that some morning political chatter among friends is the only way to face the day.

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  2. Cheers and Jeers: WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Daily Kos

    Donald Trump has won the presidency after narrowly carrying a few states to put him above 270 electoral votes. But... Despite promising to release his tax returns in a televised debate with Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump continues to show that... **NOTE: THE FORM LETTER IS BLANK.

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  3. Republicans are facing the ire of the anti-Trump movement this week. Will it last?Read the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Washington Post

    Rep. Scott Taylor stops to talk to constituents as he leaves the stage after concluding a town hall meeting in Yorktown, Va., on Tuesday. The raucous anti-Trump movement poured into this historic town Tuesday evening for a 75-minute showdown with a freshman Republican congressman, peppering him with questions on every key national news item.

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  4. Police end 'high five Fridays' at Massachusetts schools amid complaintsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | KWLM-AM Willmar

    A Massachusetts police department said it ended a program that aimed to "positively engage" with elementary school students after residents raised concerns that it may scare children who've had negative experiences with police. The Northampton Police Department said it decided to scrap its High Five Friday program, which kicked off in December, after residents said that some children - particularly minorities and undocumented immigrants - may be uncomfortable with uniformed police officers greeting them at school in the morning.

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  5. Fort Drum contractor to cut dozens of jobs starting this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Stars and Stripes

    An aviation maintenance contractor on post will lay off dozens of workers starting this week, which could result in millions of dollars in lost wages for the area. L3 Technologies said in a letter to the union for its workers that it plans to cut 44 positions between Friday and August, about a third of its 120-person workforce there.

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  6. Poll reveals Putin's image rising sharply among GOPRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | CBS News

    People in the United States view Russian President Vladimir Putin more positively now than they did two years ago, with his image rising sharply among Republicans, according to a new Gallup survey. The poll found that 22 percent of the public have a favorable view of Putin, up from 13 percent in 2015 and the highest rating he's received since 2003.

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  7. Pamela Anderson says she'll campaign for men 'falsely accused of rape'Read the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Metro UK News

    Assange, who founded Wikileaks, is facing rape allegations in Sweden and is currently seeking refuge in the Ecuadorian embassy in London. His position in the embassy is becoming increasingly untenable, however, as Ecuadorian leaders warn him not to interfere in the politics of countries with which they have friendly relations.

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  8. Just how vulnerable is Bob Casey anyway?: Wednesday Morning CoffeeRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | PennLive.com

    Good Wednesday Morning, Fellow Seekers. With Republicans and Democrats alike already training their sights on the 2018 mid-terms, here's a question worth asking: Just how vulnerable is Pennsylvania's senior United States Senator, Democrat Bob Casey ? The scion of Scranton is up for re-election in 2018.

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  9. Sherwood's Notebook: Make a Date...to Be Heard! "Read the original story

    13 min ago | NBC Washington

    There is no busier time than now, with the annual agency performance oversight hearings underway. They are followed quickly by the budget hearings for the coming year.

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  10. Governing Through Regulations: It's Got to StopRead the original story

    13 min ago | Independent Women's Forum

    The Trump administration must confront a fundamental question: What should be the nature and purpose of administrative agencies in the twenty-first century? "Break the Bureaucracy!" is the headline on Adam White's must-read piece on how President Trump has an opportunity to fundamentally transform the administrative state. Most people who come to this blog are probably already acquainted with how this unelected bureaucracy has become a veritable shadow government.

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  11. Rich Irony? USA Today Quoted anti-Israel Democrat Keith Ellison's...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | Accuracy In Media

    USA Today article which criticized Trump on the alleged dancing around the issue of anti-Semitism and outright condemnation of it. Why has it taken @realDonaldTrump so long to even say the word "anti-Semitism?" Perhaps it has something to do with placating his base? This is the same Representative Ellison who has strong anti-Israeli ties.

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  12. TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | The Cyprus Weekly

    His only experience of governing in Germany is as a town mayor. She is Europe's most powerful leader.

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  13. Huge stakes for Trump immigration do-overRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | KSEE-TV Fresno

    President Donald Trump is preparing to seize on a second chance to make a first impression with the release this week of a new executive order temporarily halting travel from citizens of seven nations he says pose a high risk of terrorism. The order will form the second thrust of a new administration push to significantly overhaul the shape of the American immigration system, following the release of new memos Tuesday empowering state and local authorities to enforce laws that could eventually lead to mass deportations.

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  14. The Economic Impact of Trump's Immigration PlansRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | Bloomberg

    Alex Dryden, global market strategist at JPMorgan Asset Management, discusses how a crackdown on undocumented immigrants may affect the United States economy. He speaks on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas."

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  15. What Is CPAC? A Room That Didn't Always Love Trump, But Owes Him A LotRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | WGBH

    Over the next few days, thousands of conservatives will converge on a conference center just outside of Washington, D.C., for the Conservative Political Action Conference. It's a gathering that, for the last several years at least, had a gravitational pull for any leader on the right who may have hoped to replace Barack Obama in the White House or play a role in opposing his presidency.

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  16. Dr. Oz: EEG Brain Scans Reveal Fake News Threatens Your HealthRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | The New York Observer

    Tomorrow, our show will spotlight a first-of-its-kind social experiment to identify the dangerous and disruptive effect of fake news on our brains. We had high profile fake news creator Jestin Coler craft two fictional stories: one designed to prey on liberals and another on conservatives.

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  17. The Brief: Best way to improve education? Texans want to cut standardized testsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Texas Tribune

    Children from charter and private schools all over Texas turned out for this legislative session's National School Choice Rally on January 24, 2017. Texans don't like standardized tests required of public education students, and they support a number of measures to change the state's education program.

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  18. Opening Bell: 2.22.17Read the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Dealbreaker

    Court denies hedge fund investors in Fannie and Freddie case A federal appeals court on Tuesday again slapped down hedge fund investors in Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac - all but denying one more opportunity for the wealthy investors to cash in on a long-held investment. The ruling is important as Fannie has returned to the Treasury Department $68 billion more than the taxpayer bailout.

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  19. Iraqi suicide bomber was ex-Gitmo detaineeRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Journal Gazette

    This militant photo released by Ninawa State - a media arm of the Islamic State group on Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017 shows Abu Zakariya al-Britani, suicide bomber who attacked a military base in Iraq this week who was a former Guantanamo Bay detainee freed in 2004 after Britain lobbied for his release.

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  20. Historian looks at how GOP stalwart Dirksen would view politics todayRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | The Legal Record

    The late Sen. Everett McKinley Dirksen of Pekin would likely be baffled and concerned by the election of President Donald Trump and today's rancorous political climate but would have faith in the government's system of checks and balances, according to local historian and Dirksen scholar Frank Mackaman. The late Illinois Sen. Everett McKinley Dirksen, a Pekin native who spent 34 years on Capitol Hill during some tumultuous times, would likely be concerned about today's rancorous political climate but not fearful.

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