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September 01, 2018 - 10:38 am
WASHINGTON (AP) President Donald Trump is tweeting out a series of long-standing grievances as an elite political crowd gathers for Sen. John McCain's memorial service. Trump wasn't invited to the service at Washington National Cathedral, where former Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama will...
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August 27, 2018 - 12:22 pm
By MELISSA DANIELS and NICHOLAS RICCARDI , Associated Press; Associated Press writer Ken Thomas contributed from Washington. PHOENIX (AP) — Sen. John McCain's death in office has handed Arizona's governor an empty Senate seat to give out — and a difficult political puzzle to solve before he does...
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August 25, 2018 - 7:39 am
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — A top Republican fundraiser whose firm works for several prominent immigration hardliners is the partial owner of the land where the Mexican man accused of killing Iowa college student Mollie Tibbetts lived rent-free, a farm spokeswoman said Friday. Nicole Schlinger has long...
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August 25, 2018 - 7:39 am
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — A top Republican fundraiser whose firm works for several prominent immigration hardliners is the partial owner of the land where the Mexican man accused of killing Iowa college student Mollie Tibbetts lived rent-free, a farm spokeswoman said Friday. Nicole Schlinger has long...
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August 21, 2018 - 4:24 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh said Tuesday he agrees that the Roe v. Wade decision on abortion rights is settled law, according to Sen. Susan Collins, a Republican from Maine who is a key swing vote on his nomination. Collins held a two-hour meeting with Kavanaugh in her...
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August 21, 2018 - 4:05 pm
Richmond, VA (WRVA) - A debate is on tap between U.S. Rep. Dave Brat, R-7th, and his Democratic challenger Abigail Spanberger. The Culpeper Chamber Of Commerce is helping to facilitate the debate . The debate is scheduled to take place at 6:30 p.m. on October 15th in Culpeper County. The debate...
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August 20, 2018 - 12:14 pm
By ALAN FRAM , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — At least once a week, they assemble in Capitol meeting rooms for an hour-long strategy session. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer is a regular attendee, as are some other Democratic senators, a dozen Senate aides and representatives of about 20...
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July 21, 2018 - 6:50 am
Richmond, VA (WRVA) - The two men on the ballot for the mid-term elections who wish to represent Virginia in the U.S. Senate are set to verbally spar. Current Senator Tim Kaine (D) and his Republican challenger Corey Stewart will meet in their first debate today. The debate is sponsored by the...
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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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