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Donald Trump and J.D. Vance Say No Cuts for Social Security. That's Impossible.

Donald Trump and J.D. Vance Say No Cuts for Social Security. That’s Impossible.

As Congress prepares for a fiscal policy fight over raising the federal government’s debt ceiling, former President Donald Trump and one of the rising stars of the national conservative movement have issued a sharp demand: Don’t touch Social Security. “Under no circumstances should Republicans vote to cut a single penny from Medicare or Social Security,” …

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GOP Rep. Confronted on Downplaying Trump Documents Probe Then Ripping Biden

GOP Rep. Confronted on Downplaying Trump Documents Probe Then Ripping Biden

Representative Mike Turner, an Ohio Republican, was confronted on Saturday for “downplaying” the way former President Donald Trump handled classified documents, but then criticizing President Joe Biden‘s classified documents issue. CNN host and chief investigative correspondent Pamela Brown asked Turner about his thoughts on the discovery of classified documents at Biden’s private residence in Wilmington, …

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Roe 50 Years Later: January 1973 gave us several other events that are still shaping our politics.

Roe 50 Years Later: January 1973 gave us several other events that are still shaping our politics.

On the morning that Roe v. Wade was announced—January 22, 1973—Henry Kissinger flew off to Paris to initial the accords that would end the Vietnam War for the United States. Former President Lyndon Johnson arose at his ranch in Texas and went for a short, labored walk. He would not outlive the day. Half a …

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‘Blistering rebuke’: Judge demolishes ‘frivolous’ Trump with $1 million fine

‘Blistering rebuke’: Judge demolishes ‘frivolous’ Trump with $1 million fine

A federal judge in Florida is forcing former President Trump to pay nearly $1 million dollars for what was ruled a “frivolous” and “politically motivated” lawsuit brought against Hillary Clinton. The judge dismissed Trump’s allegations that Clinton orchestrated a “malicious conspiracy” against him during the 2016 campaign. Moments after, he dropped his lawsuit against New …

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Laura Loomer teases #DeSantisFiles, vows DeSantis supporters will rue getting ‘off the Trump train’ – twitchy.com

Laura Loomer teases #DeSantisFiles, vows DeSantis supporters will rue getting ‘off the Trump train’ – twitchy.com

Back when Elon Musk took over Twitter, the dam burst open and Twitter was flooded with an ocean of dearly (and not so dearly) departed accounts. It may not have happened overnight, but it happened nonetheless. And it’s how we’re sitting here today with the knowledge that certifiable, yellow-star-donning, tire-slashing right-wing activist Laura Loomer is …

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Biden's new chief of staff will be Jeff Zients as Ron Klain steps aside : NPR

Biden’s new chief of staff will be Jeff Zients as Ron Klain steps aside : NPR

Jeff Zients removes his mask in this file photo from April 13, 2021. President Biden has decided to choose his former COVID-19 response coordinator as his new chief of staff, replacing Ron Klain. Patrick Semansky/AP hide caption Jeff Zients removes his mask in this file photo from April 13, 2021. President Biden has decided to …

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Maybe There’s Something To Tom Brady-Patriots Reunion Rumors After All

Maybe There’s Something To Tom Brady-Patriots Reunion Rumors After All

Sign In It still doesn’t make any sense. Last week, we laid out why a reunion between Tom Brady and the New England Patriots almost certainly won’t happen — and we stand by the take. Why would Bill Belichick force Brady out before his age-43 season only to welcome him back when he’s about to …

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Former FBI agent who led Trump-Russia probe arrested for assisting Russian oligarch to evade sanctions and money laundering

Former FBI agent who led Trump-Russia probe arrested for assisting Russian oligarch to evade sanctions and money laundering

A former FBI agent and senior official for counterintelligence operations in New York was arrested and charged for his involvement with a sanctioned Russian oligarch, according to Fox News. Charles McGonigal, special agent in charge of the counterintelligence division of the FBI’s New York field office from 2016 to 2018, allegedly violated U.S. sanctions by …

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