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Jeff Katz
May 10, 2019 - 6:49 am
President Donald Trump said Thursday former Secretary of State John Kerry should be prosecuted for violating the Logan Act, after communicating with Iranian officials during the Trump administration. “That’s a violation of the Logan Act, and frankly he should be prosecuted on that, but my people...
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Jeff Katz
May 10, 2019 - 6:42 am
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) would like to follow in Barack Obama’s footsteps by winning the White House in 2020 and it seems like she's taking a cue from the former president’s 2012 “If you’ve got a business—you didn’t build that” speech. Warren wrote this in an op-ed for CNN Business Perspectives...
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Jeff Katz
May 05, 2019 - 1:56 pm
With his ratings down, I guess Chris Hayes is desparate for some attention. In lieu of touting the Trump economy, Hayes posed a wild conspiracy theory on Twitter suggesting that millions of business owners got together when Barack Obama was president to sabatoge his economy because they didn't want...
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Jeff Katz
April 29, 2019 - 12:49 pm
Sadly, it's true. Robert Wood of Forbes.com writes about how illegal immigrants, who never paid a dime in U.S. taxes, will receive three years worth of tax refunds. Read the full story here .
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Jeff Katz
April 26, 2019 - 3:14 pm
2020 Presidential hopeful Joe Biden told reporters at a Delaware Amtrak station Thursday that asked former President Barack Obama not to endorse his campaign. Is Joe being truthful? Watch the video and decide for yourself. Video: Associated Press Video of Biden briefly speaks with reporters in...
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January 12, 2019 - 9:21 am
By LISA MASCARO , AP Congressional Correspondent WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama stunned Republicans when he bypassed Congress and — relying on what he called his pen and his phone — used executive powers to enact his agenda, including protecting millions of young immigrants from...
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December 01, 2018 - 7:48 am
Praise for former President George H.W. Bush, who died Friday: (He) "was a man of the highest character. The entire Bush family is deeply grateful for 41's life and love, for the compassion of those who have cared and prayed for Dad." — Former President George W. Bush ___ "George H.W. Bush's life...
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September 01, 2018 - 7:45 am
By LAURIE KELLMAN , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — John McCain is getting a presidential farewell, but not from the actual sitting president. At McCain's request, former Presidents Barack Obama, a Democrat, and George W. Bush, a Republican, are speaking about the six-term senator on Saturday at...
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July 17, 2018 - 10:26 am
By ANDREW MELDRUM , Associated Press JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Former U.S. President Barack Obama on Tuesday was making his highest-profile speech since leaving office, urging people around the world to respect human rights and other values under threat in an address marking the 100th anniversary of anti...
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July 16, 2018 - 4:19 pm
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Former U.S. President Barack Obama says Kenya is making progress in getting the government and opposition to work together. Obama, on his first visit to Africa since stepping down as president, on Monday praised President Uhuru Kenyatta and opposition leader Raila Odinga for...
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