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Meet the lawyer at the center of the Trump universe

December 8th 2019 at 19:35

Meet the lawyer at the center of the Trump universeMarc Mukasey has deep, personal connections within President Trump’s orbit, and he has worked on a number of high-profile cases involving the president.

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Primary history lessons that Joe Biden may not want to hear

By Steve Kornacki β€” December 8th 2019 at 18:45

Analysis: What happens in the early states, where the former VP is trailing, offers clues about how the nomination might turn out.

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GOP lawmaker says 'out-of-the-box strategy' could give Trump an 'advantage' in impeachment hearingsΒ 

December 8th 2019 at 18:28

GOP lawmaker says 'out-of-the-box strategy' could give Trump an 'advantage' in impeachment hearings Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Florida, on Sunday said it would play to the “president’s advantage” to have his top administration officials in an “out-of-the-box strategy” testify in the upcoming impeachment hearings. 

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Democrats split on whether to include Mueller obstruction in articles of impeachment

By Allan Smith β€” December 8th 2019 at 17:29

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler, D-N.Y., on Sunday would not commit to including evidence of obstruction contained in that report in the articles of impeachment.

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Swinson hints she would work with Labour if Corbyn quit

December 8th 2019 at 16:53

The Liberal Democrat leader Jo Swinson has hinted she might be more willing to do a deal with Labour if Jeremy Corbyn was not at the helm.

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Partisan divide on Russia deepens before 2020

By Dante Chinni β€” December 8th 2019 at 17:30

Ahead of 2020, polls show Democrats and Republicans disagree on viewing Russia as a "critical threat."

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House Judiciary Chair Nadler says impeachment articles will 'presumably' be introduced this week

By Ben Kamisar β€” December 8th 2019 at 16:47

Nadler's comments come as the House inquiry shifts into a new gear after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi publicly directed committee chairmen last week to move forward.

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Lawmakers Consider Articles Of Impeachment

By Susan Davis β€” December 8th 2019 at 14:01

Now that it's official that Democrats will move forward with articles of impeachment against President Trump, lawmakers debate whether to include the allegations outlined in the Mueller report.

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Managing Misinformation On Reddit

December 8th 2019 at 14:01

With 5.6 million members, Reddit's r/politics is a massive online forum. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with moderator "Qu1nlan" about managing discussions in an era of misinformation.

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Sunday Politics

By Mara Liasson β€” December 8th 2019 at 14:01

We preview the next phase of the impeachment proceedings, and how President Trump is faring with two of his key international foes: Iran and North Korea.

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Trump chucks Clinton's impeachment playbook

By Shannon Pettypiece β€” December 8th 2019 at 13:01

Analysis: It's become clear the president, who expects the same impeachment outcome as his predecessor, isn’t embracing the strategies that helped him weather that storm.

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Leaked Treasury document 'wrong' on Brexit checks - Johnson

December 8th 2019 at 11:00

Boris Johnson has claimed a leaked Treasury document about checks on the Northern Ireland border is "wrong".

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Why moderates are holding back on impeachment

By Jonathan Allen and Leigh Ann Caldwell β€” December 7th 2019 at 16:20

Analysis: Some Democrats say they don't want to commit to articles they haven't seen.

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GOP lawmaker pitches LGBTQ rights bill with religious exemptions

By The Associated Press β€” December 6th 2019 at 17:06

The bill would expand civil rights protections for LGBTQ people while carving out new exemptions that would permit religious organizations to exclude them.

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Joe Biden's eventful week leaves him looking more durable than before

By Chuck Todd and Mark Murray and Carrie Dann β€” December 6th 2019 at 15:04

First Read is your briefing from "Meet the Press" and the NBC Political Unit on the day's most important political stories and why they matter.

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House impeachment report looks at abuse, bribery, corruption

By Associated Press β€” December 8th 2019 at 06:50

It argues the Constitution created the process as a “safety valve” so Americans would not have to wait for the next election to remove a president.

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PM vows to reduce immigration despite questions over points-based system

December 7th 2019 at 19:49

Boris Johnson has given a cast-iron guarantee that immigration levels will come down if he remains prime minister, despite his commitment to an Australian-style points-based system that experts say would actually see numbers increase.

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Tories quadruple spending on Facebook ads

December 6th 2019 at 12:39

The Conservative Party has quadrupled its spending on Facebook advertisements as the election campaign enters its final days.

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Brexit-obsessed UK risks being forgotten by rest of world

December 8th 2019 at 02:35

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Corbyn's greatest failure is not having a Labour version of Brexit

December 8th 2019 at 00:16

In 2017 there was a place I realised I knew something about the election that others didn't.