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New Hampshire feels pain of longest government shutdown in nation's history

From Staff and Wire Reports    Union Leader    1/12/2019

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House Democrats eye reported FBI probe of Trump

By David Morgan, Timothy Gardner    Reuters    1/12/2019

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Top Republicans oppose border 'emergency' as shutdown drags on

AFP    1/13/2019

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Donald Trump Insists He Never Promised Mexico Would Pay For Border Wall During Pop-Up Presser

By Lisa de Moraes    Deadline    1/10/2019

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It's standing room only as lawmakers hear testimony on bills to repeal election law changes

By Dave Solomon    Union Leader     1/10/2019

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Congressional Democrats zero in on latest Manafort-Russia revelation

By Mark Hosenball, Nathan Layne    Reuters    1/9/2019

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Donald Trump Is The Real National Emergency, Harvard Law Professor Lawrence Lessig Says

By Mary Papenfuss    Huffington Post    1/7/2019

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Pelosi Should Recognize President McConnell

By Francis Wilkinson     Bloomberg    1/10/2019

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Trump's Border Wall Speech Blamed Democrats for the Shutdown. Polls Show Americans Blame Him

By Natasha Bach    Fortune    1/9/2019

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Senate Democrats Play Hardball In Government Shutdown Fight

By Igor Bobic    Huffington Post    1/7/2019

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The government shutdown is hitting these U.S. states the hardest

By Adriana Belmonte    Yahoo Finance    1/9/2019

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Trump threatens to cut FEMA funding for California wildfires

By Michael Walsh    Yahoo News    1/9/2019

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4,000 Suspected Terrorists Stopped at the Mexico Border, Says White House. Actually, It’s More Like Six, Reports U.S. Customs

By Kevin Kelleher    Fortune    1/7/2019

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Senators renew attempt to protect special counsel Mueller

By Mary Clare Jalonick    Associated Press    1/7/2019

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Democrats, don’t impeach Donald Trump

By Thor Hogan    Washington Post    1/6/2019

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Trump holds firm on border wall, offers steel option as compromise

By Jeff Mason, Ginger Gibson    Reuters    1/6/2019

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Pappas won't take pay: Will our other NH reps do likewise?

Editorial    Union Leader    1/5/2019

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NH Democrats begin 2019 by banning guns, requiring all lawmakers undergo sexual harassment training

By Dave Solomon    Union Leader    1/2/2019

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Trump threatens years-long government shutdown, emergency powers to build wall

By Richard Cowan, Jeff Mason    Reuters    1/4/2019

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Trump Administration Officials Are Getting Raises During Shutdown

By Ryan Bort    Rolling Stone    1/4/2019

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George Will: Intelligent life found in Democrats

By George Will    Union Leader    1/3/2019

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Harry Reid: Trump Is ‘The Worst President We’ve Ever Had’

By Marina Fang    Huffington Post    1/2/2019

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Time for G.O.P. to Threaten to Fire Trump

By Thomas L. Friedman     NY Times    12/24/2018

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Gallup: The Obamas are America's most admired man and woman

By Stef W. Kight    Axios    12/27/2018

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Donald Trump: Paul Manafort 'worked with ex-Russian spy while running campaign for White House'

By Tom Embury-Dennis    The Independent    12/30/2018

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House GOP quietly ends probe into FBI's 2016 decisions

By Mary Clare Jalonick    Associated Press    12/28/2018

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Why Trump Is Dragging Out the Shutdown — Even Though It's Unpopular

By Ryan Teague Beckwith    Time    12/28/2018

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Trump widens demands in wall standoff, threatens Mexico border closure

By David Morgan, James Oliphant    Reuters    12/28/2018

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The Week in Washington: “The Most Chaotic Presidency Ever”

By Lynn Yaeger    Vogue    12/23/2018

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Trump Rings in the New Year in the Worst Possible Way

By Michael R. Bloomberg     Bloomberg    12/23/2018

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Shutdown Slashes Nearly All Federal Food Stamps Office Staff

By Amy Russo    Huffington Post    12/26/2018

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Did a Queens Podiatrist Help Donald Trump Avoid Vietnam?

By Steve Eder     NY Times     12/26/2018

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Documents detail how absentee ballots gathered in NC vote

Associated Press    12/23/2018

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Trump losing support of America’s millionaires — even Republicans — poll finds

By MikeMurphy     MarketWatch    12/23/2018

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Analysis: As advisers leave, Trump’s guardrails come off

By Julie Pace and Zeke Miller    Associated Press    12/21/2018

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Jim Mattis’ Resignation Has Conservatives Admitting It’s ‘Time To Panic’ About Trump

By David Moye    Huffington Post    12/21/2018

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Mueller Poised to Save Trump for Later as He Readies New Steps

By Chris Strohm     Bloomberg    12/20/2018

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For Trump, the economy is a potential 2020 storm cloud

By Jonathan Lemire and Catherine Lucey    Associated Press    12/18/2018

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Judge excoriates Trump ex-adviser Flynn, delays Russia probe sentencing

By Jan Wolfe, Ginger Gibson     Reuters     12/18/2018

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Donald Trump's charity to dissolve as New York attorney general reports 'a shocking pattern of illegality'

By Ben Riley-Smith & Harriet Alexander    The Telegraph    12/18/2018

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Ex-Russian spies say the US is losing because it can’t control social media

By Justin Rohrlich    Quartz    12/17/2018

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Georgia Governor-Elect Brian Kemp Might Be Even More Corrupt Than You Thought

By Jay Willis    GQ    12/17/2018

https://www.gq.com/story/brian-kemp-ajc-investigation

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Senate report finds millions of social media posts by Russians aimed at helping Trump, GOP

By William Cummings    USA Today    12/17/2018

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Americans Blame Donald Trump and the GOP for Looming Government Shutdown: Poll

By Tom Porter    Newsweek    12/17/2018

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Trump knew hush-money payments were wrong: ex-lawyer Cohen

AFP    12/14/2018

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Americans Turn More Pessimistic on Economy

By Ros Krasny     Bloomberg    12/16/2018

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GOP Hurtles Toward Shutdown With No Plan to Avoid It

By Erik Wasson, Laura Litvan and Anna Edgerton     Bloomberg    12/13/2018

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Loyalty among attributes Mulvaney brings to White House job

By Jill Colvin, Jonathan Lemire and Lisa Mascaro    Associated Press    12/16/2018

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'We were shocked as sh--': How Pelosi crushed the Dem rebels

By Rachael Bade, Heather Caygle and John Bresnahan    Politico    12/13/2018

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What Comes Next In That Contested Election In North Carolina

By Nathaniel Rakich    Five Thirty Eight    12/13/2018

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Donald Trump: ‘I Never Directed Michael Cohen To Break The Law’

By Hayley Miller    Huffington Post    12/13/2018

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The Trump tax cuts are putting America in a hole

By Rick Newman    Yahoo Finance    12/12/2018

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Mueller Is Telling Us: He’s Got Trump on Collusion

By Max Bergmann & Sam Berger    Daily Beast    12/7/2018

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Michael Cohen, in emotional courtroom plea for leniency, says Trump made him 'cover up his dirty deeds'

By Meghan Keneally and Lauren Pearle    Good Morning America    12/12/2018

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Trump 'storms out and throws briefing papers across floor' after extraordinary televised row with Pelosi and Schumer

By Tom Embury-Dennis    The Independent    12/12/2018

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There’s No Right to Jail a President in the Constitution Because The Founders Never Imagined a Crook Like Trump

By Michael Tomasky    Daily Beast    11/30/18

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Trump calls hush money payments a 'simple private transaction'

By Susan Heavey and Doina Chiacu    Reuters    12/10/2018

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U.S. top court rebuffs state bids to cut Planned Parenthood funds

By Andrew Chung    Reuters    12/10/2018

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For first time, prosecutors connect Trump to a federal crime

By Michael Balsamo    Associated Press    12/8/2018

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Trump campaign offered 'political synergy' by Russia as early as 2015, Michael Cohen told prosecutors

By Andrew Buncombe    The Independent    12/7/2018

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From Nixon to Trump: Here's how stocks performed under each U.S. president

By Jared Blikre    Yahoo Finance    12/5/2018

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More Evidence Of Illegal Activity Emerges In North Carolina Congressional Race

By Sam Levine    Huffington Post    12/7/2018

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There Are at Least Four (4) Reasons the President* Just Took Another Trip to the Bananas Factory

By Charles P. Pierce    Esquire    12/7/2018

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Gardner wins reelection after revote, 209 to 205

By Dave Solomon    Union Leader    12/5/2018

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Trump Had ‘Nightmare’ Answering Mueller’s Russia Collusion Questions, Giuliani Reveals, Trump Said It Was Easy

By Jonathan Vankin    Inquisitr    12/6/2018

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Nancy Pelosi On North Carolina Election Fraud: We Can Refuse To Seat That Congressman

By Jennifer Bendery    Huffington Post    12/6/2018

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Rex Tillerson on Trump: ‘Undisciplined, doesn’t like to read’ and tries to do illegal things

By Aaron Blake    Washington Post    12/7/2018

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Rudy Giuliani ‘Deluding’ Trump About The Extent Of Trouble He Is In, Says Former White House Counsel John Dean

By Mohit Priyadarshi    Inquisitr    12/6/2018

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Michigan GOP moves to strip Democratic officeholders' power

By David Eggert    Associated Press    12/5/2018

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The Mueller investigation is closing in on Trump

By Jill Abramson    The Guardian    12/3/2018

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Georgia group can prove illegal voter purge by Kemp, leader says

By Jon Ward    Yahoo News    12/3/2018

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Heading into final week, all stops pulled on NH Sec. of State race

By Kevin Landrigan    Union Leader    12/1/2018

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NH Young Democrats waiting for response to O'Rourke invitation

By Dave Solomon     Union Leader    11/30/2018

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House Democrats’ 1st bill aims for sweeping reforms

By Lisa Mascaro    Associated Press    11/30/2018

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‘Individual 1’: Trump emerges as a central subject of Mueller probe

By Carol D. Leonnig and Josh Dawsey     Washington Post    11/29/2018

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FBI Raids Trump's Former Chicago Tax Attorney Who Saved the President $14 Million in Property Taxes

By Glenn Fleishman    Fortune    11/29/2018

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Trump should be freaked out right about now

By Jennifer Rubin    Washington Post    11/29/2018

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Paul Manafort May Have Something Much Worse Than Prison to Be Afraid Of

By Charles P. Pierce    Esquire    11/27/2018

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Trump Threatens to Declassify 'Devastating' Documents if House Democrats Launch Probes

Daily Beast    11/29/2018

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House Democrats agree: It's time for the same generation

By Matt Bai    Yahoo News    11/29/2018

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Geraldo Rivera Calls Out Fox News for Its Heartless and Demeaning Coverage of Immigrants

By Luke Darby    GQ    11/27/2018

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Trump at bay: failure looms as Democrats load 'subpoena cannon'

By David Smith    The Guardian    11/25/2018

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New Book Claims Trump Has ‘Enemies’ Within Administration Who Attack It ‘With A Thousand Cuts’

By Lorenzo Tanos    Inquisitr    11/25/2018

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Ex-Trump campaign chairman Manafort lied to FBI: special counsel

By Nathan Layne and David Alexander     Reuters     11/26/2018

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The GM Layoffs Sure Look Like A Broken Trump Promise

By Arthur Delaney     Huffington Post     11/26/2018

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Defeated Republican Rep. Mia Love delivers rebuke to Trump

By Lindsay Whitehurst    Associated Press    11/26/2018

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James Comey subpoenaed, willing to ‘answer all questions’ if hearing is open and public

By MaryAlice Parks     ABC News    11/22/2018

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If an Election Was Stolen, Say It Was Stolen

By Charles P. Pierce    Esquire    11/19/2018

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Democrats received almost as many midterms votes as Trump in presidential election – results show it's a 'a crazy number'

By Tom Barnes    Independent    11/19/2018

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Trump is not a champion of human rights. He is a clueless clown.

By Eugene Robinson    Washington Post    11/22/2018

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Pelosi Could Be in Real Trouble: She Hasn’t Found the Votes to Return as Speaker

By Michael Tomasky    Daily Beast    11/20/2018

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I Helped Lead the ‘Fire Pelosi’ Campaign in 2010. Democrats Would Be Nuts to Do It Now.

By Doug Heye    Daily Beast    11/21/2018

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Ivanka Trump Is Either ‘Criminally Stupid Or Criminally Ignorant’ In Email Scandal, Political Strategist Says

By Nathan Francis    Inquisitr    11/23/2018

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Senate Democrats sue to block Trump’s acting attorney general, Matt Whitaker

By Felicia Sonmez     Washington Post    11/19/2018

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Ivanka Trump used a personal email account to send hundreds of emails about government business last year

By Carol D. Leonnig and Josh Dawsey     Washington Post    11/19/2018

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‘Passionate and engaged’: Young House Dems eager to make their mark

By Dave Solomon    Union Leader    11/18/2018

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NH House Republicans win one back in recount

By Kevin Landrigan    Union Leader    11/16/2018

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Gardner faces fight for survival

By Kevin Landrigan    Union Leader    11/17/2018

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Trump Tells Fox News He ‘Didn’t Know’ About Matt Whitaker’s Past Criticism Of Mueller Probe

By Hayley Miller    Huffington Post    11/18/2018

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Trump Hammered On Acting Attorney General Matt Whitaker By Conservative Group

By Mary Papenfuss    Huffington Post    11/18/2018

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Trump claims inner workings of Mueller probe are a ‘total mess’ — but gives no evidence

The Independent    11/15/2018

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Democratic leader Shurtleff faces challenge for House Speaker

By Dave Solomon    Union Leader    11/13/2018

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Wisconsin’s Walker open to limiting replacement’s power

By Scott Bauer    Associated Press    11/15/2018

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George Conway: Republican Party has become a 'personality cult' under Trump

By Michael Isikoff    Yahoo News    11/16/2018

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GOP Senator Says Voter Suppression Is A ‘Great Idea’

By Willa Frej    Huffington Post    11/16/2018

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Con man exposed: Trump’s acting so erratic because midterms made him look like a loser

By Heather Digby Parton    Salon    11/14/2018

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How Trump’s move to put a loyalist over Mueller is already backfiring

By Eliana Johnson and Darren Samuelsohn    Politico    11/13/2018

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Whitaker will consult with ethics officials over recusal

By Michael Balsamo    Associated Press    11/13/2018

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Democrats To Investigate Voter Suppression In Georgia Governor Race And Other 2018 Midterms

By Paul Blumenthal    Huffington Post    11/13/2018

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CNN sues over barring of reporter, White House vows vigorous defense

AFP    11/13/2018

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The 2020 electorate will be even younger, better-educated, and more diverse than this year's

By David Beard    Daily Kos    11/12/2018

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The 2018 Midterms, In 4 Charts

By Rachael Dottle, Ella Koeze and Julia Wolfe    Five Thirty Eight    11/13/2018

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Teixeira: Dems Made Midterms Inroads in Rural America

By Ruy Teixeira    Democratic Strategist    11/13/2018

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Trump calls for halting recounts in Florida races for governor and Senate

By Sean Sullivan, Beth Reinhard and John Wagner     Washington Post    11/12/2018

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Trump Leaves World War Commemorations Isolated Among Allies

By Marc Champion     Bloomberg    11/12/2018

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Want to beat Trump in 2020? Look at Sherrod Brown's latest big win in Ohio

By Andrew Romano    Yahoo News    11/9/2018

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Future seems uncertain for Trump’s acting attorney general

By Eric Tucker and Jonathan Lemire    Associated Press   11/10/2018

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Lindsey Graham in 2017: ‘Holy hell to pay’ if Sessions is fired. In 2018: ‘When was that? What year?’

By Timothy Bella     Washington Post    11/9/2018

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Republicans Freak Out as New Ballots Threaten Florida Senate Win

By Will Sommer    Daily Beast    11/8/2018

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A big fight is coming over Trump’s tax returns

By Rick Newman    Yahoo Finance    11/8/2018

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Kevin Landrigan's Granite Status: For NH Dems, it was a blue riptide

By Kevin Landrigan    Union Leader    11/7/2018

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Trump’s Appointment of the Acting Attorney General Is Unconstitutional

By Neal K. Katyal and George T. Conway (Kelly Ann Conway's husband)    NY Times    11/8/2018

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Lawsuit over school choice program has new life thanks to constitutional amendment

By Dave Solomon    Union Leader    11/7/2018

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Three senior Republicans warn Trump not to close Mueller probe - but most remain silent over Jeff Sessions firing

By Andrew Buncombe    Independent    11/8/2018

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All Of The Bizarre Things Trump Has Done Post-Midterms

By Carla Herreria    Huffington Post    11/8/2018

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Trump fires Sessions, vows to fight Democrats if they launch probes

By Steve Holland, Jeff Mason    Reuters    11/7/2018

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What Jeff Sessions’s Resignation Could Mean For The Mueller Investigation

By Amelia Thomson-DeVeaux    Five Thirty Eight    11/7/2018

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Democrats win control of NH House, NH Senate, Executive Council, projections show

By KC Downey    WMUR.com    11/7/2018

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Voter turnout hits NH midterm record

By Kevin Landrigan    Union Leader    11/7/2018

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Despite House loss, Trump still sees midterms success

By Catherine Lucey and Jonathan Lemire    Associated Press    11/7/2018

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Triumph the Insult Comic Dog Dissed Ted Cruz to His Face, and It Was Absolutely Savage — Watch

By Zack Sharf     IndieWire    11/6/2018

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Dead brothel owner wins election for legislative seat

By Michelle L. Price    ABC News    11/7/2018

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How To Watch The Midterms: An Hour-By-Hour Guide

By Nathaniel Rakich    Five Thirty Eight    11/5/2018

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Forecasting the race for the House

Five Thirty Eight    11/5/2018

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Election Update: Democrats Are Likely To Make Big Gains In Governors Races

By Perry Bacon Jr.    Five Thirty Eight    11/5/2018

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Final Senate Update: The 13 Races We’re Watching

By Geoffrey Skelley    Five Thirty Eight    11/5/2018

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Poll: 40% of Republicans Want Congress to Push for ‘Medicare for All’

By Gideon Resnick    Daily Beast    11/3/2018

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