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Trump’s Iran stance is the right one amid increasing tensions: Rick Scott

President Trump is correct to stand up to Iran, as the Rouhani government is contributing to tensions in both the Middle East and in its support for the Maduro regime in Venezuela. Continue reading

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Marco Rubio asks DOJ to investigate John Kerry over contacts with Iran

Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., on Monday urged Attorney General William Barr to investigate whether former Secretary of State John Kerry violated federal law by meeting with Iranian officials after leaving office. Continue reading

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Newt Gingrich: Abolish the Congressional Budget Office now

Imagine there is a group of people in Congress with more influence over whether laws are passed and rules are changed, than any official committee or subcommittee in the House and Senate. Continue reading

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Lara Trump: Don Jr. subpoena, jail threats won’t ‘make Hillary Clinton the president’

2020 Trump campaign presidential adviser Lara Trump said Thursday that trying to coerce her brother-in-law, Donald Trump Jr., to testify again before the Senate or putting him in jail “is not going to make Hillary Clinton the president of the United St… Continue reading

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Donald Trump Jr. subpoenaed by Senate Intelligence Committee, source says

The Senate Intelligence Committee has issued a subpoena for Donald Trump Jr., the president’s oldest son, a source confirmed to Fox News on Wednesday. Continue reading

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Schumer brands McConnell’s fiery speech to move on from Russia investigation as ‘despicable’

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer attacked Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s speech to move on from the Russia controversy after Robert Mueller’s report as “despicable.” Continue reading

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Kamala Harris calls Trump, Barr liars, accuses them of ‘feeding hate’

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris called President Trump a liar, accused him of “feeding hate” and pushed the urgent need for new leadership during a speech before thousands of people in Detroit.  Continue reading

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Wyoming Sen. Mike Enzi says he will not seek reelection in 2020

Wyoming Sen. Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., announced Saturday in the state he represents that he will not run for a fifth term in the Senate in 2020. Continue reading

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Lindsey Graham asks Robert Mueller if he would like to ‘provide testimony’ regarding phone call with Barr

Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., sent a letter to special counsel Robert Mueller Friday inviting him to come before the Senate Judiciary Committee regarding his phone call with Attorney General William Barr. Continue reading

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Cruz, Kaine introduce bipartisan Senate resolution condemning anti-Semitism

Sens. Ted Cruz, R-Texas and Tim Kaine, D-Va., introduced a resolution condemning “all forms” of anti-Semitism Thursday to mark Israel’s observance of Holocaust Remembrance Day. Continue reading

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Sen. Michael Bennet’s team teases ‘exciting news’ ahead of expected presidential run

Sen. Michael Bennet, D-Colo., will announce “within days” that he’ll be throwing his hat in the ring to join the other 2020 hopefuls, just weeks after he announced he’s cancer-free. Continue reading

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Gillibrand proposes giving ‘Democracy Dollars’ to voters to donate to candidates

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., on Wednesday rolled out a plan to give voters up to $600 worth of vouchers to donate to federal candidates for office. Continue reading

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Barr accuses Dems of using criminal justice process as ‘political weapon,’ as hearing tensions flare

Attorney General William Barr fired back at Democrats during a testy Capitol Hill hearing Wednesday, suggesting they were using questions about Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation to try to score political points ahead of the 2020 pre… Continue reading

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GOP Sen. Hawley calls ex-FBI agent’s ‘open disdain’ for Trump the ‘real crisis’ during Barr testimony

Sen. Josh Hawley, R-Mo., used his time to question Attorney General William Barr during Wednesday’s testimony on Capitol Hill to lay into former FBI Agent Peter Strzok and FBI lawyer Lisa Page for their “open disdain, if not outright hatred for Trump v… Continue reading

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Barr hearing: AG reveals tensions with Mueller team over Russia report conclusion, no-obstruction punt

Attorney General William Barr, in highly anticipated Senate testimony Wednesday, revealed tensions between the Justice Department and Robert Mueller’s team over the special counsel’s final report on the Russia investigation, pointedly saying he was sur… Continue reading

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Mueller’s hiring of partisan officials undermined findings, not Barr’s summary, Texas lawmaker claims

Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe says Robert Mueller himself, not Attorney General Bill Barr, undermined the public’s confidence in the Russia investigation report after hiring biased officials to the Special Counsel’s team. Continue reading

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Chris Wallace: Attorney General Barr is going to ‘get roasted’ by Dems, but is going to ‘give as good as he gets’

Attorney General Bill Barr is going to “get roasted today by the Democrats” during his Senate Judiciary Committee hearing over the Mueller report, but he’s a “tough guy” who is going to “give as good as he gets”, Fox News’ Chris Wallace says…. Continue reading

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Sen. Grassley confronted at town hall over ObamaCare stance: ‘You’re threatening my life’

Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, was confronted by a woman at a town hall last week regarding his stance on the Affordable Care Act. Continue reading

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AG William Barr testifies before Senate Judiciary Committee over Mueller report handling — live blog

Attorney General William Barr is testifying Wednesday before the Senate Judiciary Committee, as he faces questions over the handling of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia report and accusations from Democrats that he sought to present the investig… Continue reading

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Schumer says Trump agreed to $2T infrastructure package at White House meeting

Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer said Tuesday that President Trump agreed to support a $2 trillion infrastructure spending package after meeting with him and other Democrats at the White House, though the details are not yet clear.  Continue reading

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