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Trump says "the Democrats are really in our way" on health care

Trump said the time was now for "recapturing our legacy as a nation of builders" and putting the focus back on American workers. People want to see us all come together but I just don't see them coming together. White House aides had hoped that what they called "infrastructure week" would provide new momentum for Trump's legislative agenda and focus the president's attention on a positive message during a week in which senior USA intelligence officials and former FBI director James B.



Alternative views on... Trump versus Comey

Voters, be advised and alerted to Trump's next appointee to the office of director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, who undoubtedly is a "yes" puppet for the goal of a dictatorship in the White House, where American democracy and government integrity - in the form of the elite FBI criminal investigative administration - will be squashed into oblivion with devastating results to the American people and our country.


Trump Jr. tweets: Jeff Sessions 'crushed it' in opening statement

Trump Jr. tweets: Jeff Sessions 'crushed it' in opening statement

Former FBI Director James Comey testified earlier before the Senate intelligence committee said he knew of reasons why it would be problematic for Sessions to remain involved in the Russian Federation investigation, even before he recused himself .



AG Jeff Sessions' testimony will be public, Senate committee says

Trump has reportedly been furious with Sessions ever since he recused himself from the Russian Federation investigation, believing he could have helped quash the investigation if he hadn't done so. Reed said he also wants to know if Sessions had more meetings with Russian officials as a Trump campaign adviser than have been disclosed. Comey declined to elaborate in an open setting.


Rolling Stone, fraternity agree to settle rape story lawsuit

Rolling Stone, fraternity agree to settle rape story lawsuit

A spokesman for the fraternity said that the case is expected to be settled for $1.65 million. The fraternity said that a "significant portion" of the settlement money would go to sexual-assault prevention and victim-counseling services. Three alumni members of the Phi Kappa Psi fraternity had filed a separate lawsuit in federal court against the magazine, but that case was dismissed by a judge in June 2016.


Virginia Primaries: Ralph Northam fends off progressive Tom Perriello with double-digit lead

Virginia Primaries: Ralph Northam fends off progressive Tom Perriello with double-digit lead

He used those advantages to shore up support from numerous state Democratic Party's core constituencies, including teachers' groups and African-American political and religious leaders. Acceptable forms of valid identification include Virginia driver's license, Virginia DMV-issued photo I.D., United States passport, employer-issued photo I.D., student photo I.D.