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Indicted Congressman Reverses Course, Says He Will Campaign For Re-Election

Indicted Congressman Reverses Course, Says He Will Campaign For Re-Election

Rep. Chris Collins, R-N.Y., walks out of a New York courthouse on Aug. 8 after being charged with insider trading. Collins suspended his congressional campaign after the indictment but has decided to resume his re-election bid.Rep. Chris Collins was indicted on insider trading charges in August and suspended his campaign. Now he is running again, saying “the stakes are too high” to allow a Democrat to win.

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Indicted Congressman Reverses Course, Says He Will Campaign For Re-Election

Christine Blasey Ford Says FBI Should Investigate Kavanaugh Before She Testifies

Christine Blasey Ford Says FBI Should Investigate Kavanaugh Before She Testifies

Attorneys for Christine Blasey Ford, who accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault when they were in high school, say she will not testify without a full FBI investigation first.


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Christine Blasey Ford Says FBI Should Investigate Kavanaugh Before She Testifies

Kavanaugh Accuser: FBI Investigation Would Be A 'First Step' In Addressing Allegation

Kavanaugh Accuser: FBI Investigation Would Be A 'First Step' In Addressing Allegation

Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee during his confirmation hearing Sept. 6.Attorney’s for Christine Blasey Ford said in a letter Tuesday evening that an investigation was necessary before the Senate Judiciary Committee held a hearing or made any decisions.

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Kavanaugh Accuser: FBI Investigation Would Be A 'First Step' In Addressing Allegation

Supreme Court Orders Disclosure For Dark Money, As New Report Unveils Some Donors

Supreme Court Orders Disclosure For Dark Money, As New Report Unveils Some Donors

Chief Justice John G. Roberts had blocked a lower court order that would have required politically active nonprofits to disclose their donors. But on Tuesday the full Supreme Court overturned his stay.Groups such as the NRA and Chamber of Commerce must disclose who paid for campaign ads they run this fall. A new report says such groups pumped about $600 million into elections between 2010 and 2016.

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Supreme Court Orders Disclosure For Dark Money, As New Report Unveils Some Donors

Senate Announces Public Hearings Regarding Kavanaugh Sexual Misconduct Allegations

Senate Announces Public Hearings Regarding Kavanaugh Sexual Misconduct Allegations

There will be a public hearing with President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, Judge Brett Kavanaugh, and the woman who accused him of sexually assaulting her when they were both in high school.


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Senate Announces Public Hearings Regarding Kavanaugh Sexual Misconduct Allegations

Trump Orders Declassification Of FBI Documents Sought By House Republicans

Trump Orders Declassification Of FBI Documents Sought By House Republicans

Carter Page, former foreign policy adviser for the Trump campaign, speaks to the media after testifying before the House intelligence committee on Nov. 2, 2017.In addition to documents related to former Trump campaign adviser Carter Page, the president has also ordered the DOJ and the FBI to release text messages from key figures in the Russia investigation.

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Trump Orders Declassification Of FBI Documents Sought By House Republicans