Chair of Democrats’ new climate-change committee invested in big polluters
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Chair of Democrats’ new climate-change committee invested in big polluters

Video Why climate change won’t be a winning issue for Democrats in the new Congress…

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez floats 70 percent tax on top earners to fund Green New Deal
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez floats 70 percent tax on top earners to fund Green New Deal

Video What is the ‘Green New Deal’ proposal drafted by incoming Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez? Ocasio-Cortez…

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New Congress has fewer Christians, more religious diversity
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New Congress has fewer Christians, more religious diversity

From left in center row, Rep. Lauren Underwood, D-Ill., Rep. Jahana Hayes, D-Conn., and Rep.…

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Pelosi downplays Rashida Tlaib’s profanity-laced vow to impeach Trump, as Republicans fume
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Pelosi downplays Rashida Tlaib’s profanity-laced vow to impeach Trump, as Republicans fume

Video ‘We are not doing a wall’: Pelosi vows there will be no funding for…

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House Dems move to eliminate Electoral College, limit presidential pardon power and more in first days back
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House Dems move to eliminate Electoral College, limit presidential pardon power and more in first days back

Video Pelosi returns to White House as House speaker for a second meeting with President…

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Justice Department probing Trump’s former Interior chief Zinke: Washington Post
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Justice Department probing Trump’s former Interior chief Zinke: Washington Post

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Department of Justice is investigating whether President Donald Trump’s former…

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Trump blames Democrats for stock market ‘disruption’
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Trump blames Democrats for stock market ‘disruption’

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump, who has taken credit for stock market gains, on…

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Trump, Democrats dig in ahead of meeting on government shutdown
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Trump, Democrats dig in ahead of meeting on government shutdown

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump and congressional leaders were entrenched ahead of a meeting…

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Dance-off: Attempt to shame Ocasio-Cortez with video backfires
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Dance-off: Attempt to shame Ocasio-Cortez with video backfires

(Reuters) – An attempt to embarrass newly elected U.S. Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez with a nine-year-old…

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Federal appeals court sides with Trump on military transgender ban, but injunctions remain in place
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Federal appeals court sides with Trump on military transgender ban, but injunctions remain in place

President Donald Trump delivers the State of the Union address on Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018…

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