Black People Politics : When Trump Becomes President - What Will it Look Like?

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    DOJ defends Trump hotels getting foreign business, arguing it doesn't violate the Constitution


    The U.S. Department of Justice on Friday called for the dismissal of a lawsuit alleging President Donald Trump violated the constitution by accepting foreign payments at his hotels ...

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    Another US appeals court keeps Trump's travel ban blocked


    SEATTLE (AP) — Another federal appeals court has upheld a decision blocking President Donald Trump's revised travel ban.

    The ruling Monday from a unanimous three-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals deals the administration another legal defeat as the Supreme Court considers a separate case on the issue ...

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    Another US appeals court keeps Trump's travel ban blocked

    SEATTLE (AP) — Another U.S. appeals court upheld a decision blocking President Donald Trump's revised travel ban Monday, dealing the administration another legal defeat as the Supreme Court considers a separate case on the issue.
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    "writ of mandamus" petition :facepalm:


    Trump administration takes a 'drastic' step to stop youth climate lawsuit


    The Trump administration is ramping up efforts to quash a climate change lawsuit brought by 21 young people.

    Trump's legal team on Friday took an unusual step that shows just how determined the Justice Department is to keep Juliana v. United States from going to trial ...

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    Trump administration takes a 'drastic' step to stop youth climate lawsuit

    The Trump administration is ramping up efforts to quash a climate change lawsuit brought by 21 young people. Trump's legal team on Friday took an unusual step that shows just how determined the Justice Department is to keep Juliana v. United...
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    Demonstrators protest Trump's June 1 decision to exit the Paris Climate



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    Ninth Circuit cites Trump tweet in opinion blocking travel ban


    WASHINGTON — A federal court cited President Trump’s recent tweet on his travel ban in its opinion blocking the executive order from going into effect Monday. The court further pointed to press secretary Sean Spicer’s admission that tweets are official presidential statements ...

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    Ninth Circuit cites Trump tweet in opinion blocking travel ban

    The court further cited press secretary Sean Spicer’s admission that tweets are to be considered official presidential statements.
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    Senate GOP, Dems agree on new sanctions on Russia

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Republicans and Democrats reached agreement late Monday on a new package of sanctions on Russia amid the firestorm over Russia's meddling in the presidential election and investigations into Moscow's possible collusion with members of President Donald Trump's campaign ...

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    Senate GOP, Dems agree on new sanctions on Russia

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Republicans and Democrats reached agreement late Monday on a new package of sanctions on Russia amid the firestorm over Russia's meddling in the presidential election and investigations into Moscow's possible collusion...
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    Matryoshkas, traditional Russian wooden dolls, including a doll of U.S. President Donald Trump, top, are displayed for sale in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, March 2, 2017. Trump has repeatedly said that he aims to improve relations with Russia, but Moscow appears frustrated by the lack of visible progress as well as by support from Trump Administration officials for continuing sanctions imposed on Russia for its interference in Ukraine. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)





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    Report: Russia hacked election systems in 39 US states


    Russia's US election meddling was much more widespread than the public has been told, according to a report from Bloomberg. Hackers attacked voting systems in 39 states, accessed campaign finance databases in one state and tried to delete or alter voter data in Illinois. While officials don't believe the attackers changed any results, the situation was serious enough that President Obama took the unusual step of complaining to the Kremlin on "red phone" back channels ...

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    Report: Russia hacked election systems in 39 US states

    Russia's US election meddling was much more widespread than the public has been told, according to a report from Bloomberg.
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    Senate GOP won’t subject its health care bill to public scrutiny until the last possible minute
    The bill is nearing completion, but Republicans don’t plan to make a draft public


    Senate Republicans plan to send their health care bill to the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) for analysis but don’t yet have a plan to release a draft of the bill for public scrutiny, according to Axios.

    “We aren’t stupid,” an aide to a Senate Republican told Axios ...


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    Senate GOP will keep its health care bill secret until the last possible minute

    The bill is nearing completion, but Republicans don’t plan to make a draft public.
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    Republican senator unilaterally moves to restrict press access at the Capitol
    As Republicans draft their health care bill in secret, Senate staff cracks down on reporters


    The Senate on Tuesday began banning members of the media from interviewing lawmakers in the halls of the U.S. Capitol, according to multiple reporters ...

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    Republican senator unilaterally moves to restrict press access at the Capitol

    As Republicans draft their health care bill in secret, Senate staff cracks down on reporters.
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    Fight over liberal push for impeachment divides House Democrats


    ... Massachusetts Democratic Rep. Mike Capuano stood up to "heavily criticize" the efforts by California Rep. Brad Sherman to being the process for impeachment, according to a Democratic source in the room. He argued the move to publicly push the issue at the time that most Democrats in Congress awaiting the developments in the various probes is hurting the caucus ...

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    Fight over impeachment divides House Democrats

    The Democratic divide over whether it's time to begin impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump took center stage at Tuesday morning's closed door weekly meeting of House Democrats.
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