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Who Made The Cut: DNC Announces Primary Debate Contenders

Who Made The Cut: DNC Announces Primary Debate Contenders

A total of 20 candidates will debate over two nights in late June. Among those who didn’t qualify: Montana Gov. Steve Bullock, who is arguing that the party should let him in.

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Who Made The Cut: DNC Announces Primary Debate Contenders

Trump: If Offered Dirt By Foreign Government On 2020 Rival, 'I Think I'd Take It'

Trump: If Offered Dirt By Foreign Government On 2020 Rival, 'I Think I'd Take It'

President Trump, pictured in the Roosevelt Room of the White House on June 12, spoke with ABC News about whether he would accept damaging information about a 2020 rival from another government.President Trump dismissed such outreach as “oppo research” and contradicted his own FBI director, saying he would “maybe” notify the bureau — “if I thought there was something wrong.”

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Trump: If Offered Dirt By Foreign Government On 2020 Rival, 'I Think I'd Take It'

Democrats Introduce Bill Allowing Shooting Victims To Sue Gun Industry

Democrats Introduce Bill Allowing Shooting Victims To Sue Gun Industry

California Rep. Adam Schiff speaks at a news conference as Rep. Jason Crow of Colorado (from left), Rept. Debbie Mucarsel-Powell of Florida, Sen. Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut and Rep. Dwight Evans of Pennsylvania look on. The Democratic leaders introduced the Equal Access to Justice for Victims of Gun Violence Act on Tuesday.The Equal Access to Justice for Victims of Gun Violence Act aims to repeal federal a 2005 law known the Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act but faces long odds of becoming law.

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Democrats Introduce Bill Allowing Shooting Victims To Sue Gun Industry

House Democrats Vote To Give Their Committee Chiefs More Power To Investigate Trump

House Democrats Vote To Give Their Committee Chiefs More Power To Investigate Trump

Despite a deal between the Justice Department and the House Judiciary committee to turn over some materials from the Mueller report, the House will vote to enforce subpoenas to obtain documents.


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House Democrats Vote To Give Their Committee Chiefs More Power To Investigate Trump

California's Budget Proposal Would Expand Health Care To Some Undocumented Immigrants

California's Budget Proposal Would Expand Health Care To Some Undocumented Immigrants

The Democratic-controlled Legislature agreed to let low-income residents under 26 to receive Medi-Cal regardless of immigration status. It could cover up to 138,000 people — a cost of $98 million.

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California's Budget Proposal Would Expand Health Care To Some Undocumented Immigrants

Former Nixon White House Counsel Testifies On Allegations Of Obstruction Against Trump

Former Nixon White House Counsel Testifies On Allegations Of Obstruction Against Trump

John Dean, former White House counsel during Watergate, testified Monday before the House Judiciary Committee. Democrats called him to discuss allegations of obstruction against President Trump.


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Former Nixon White House Counsel Testifies On Allegations Of Obstruction Against Trump