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Intern Series: A Newfound Interest in Politics

President Donald J. Trump has piqued my interest in the political system like no other public figure in my lifetime. I was never really tuned in to the political happenings in Washington, D.C. prior to the 2016 presidential election. The stale, “business as usual” mentality was shaken to its core …

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Donald Trump Polling: Women’s Interest In Politics Increased

More women than men say that their interest in politics has increased since President Trump’s election, according to a new poll. A Pew Research Center poll released Thursday found that 58 percent of women say they are more interested in politics since November, compared to 46 percent of men. Overall, …

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Kathleen Parker: Trump bumps up interest in politics

BANNER ELK, N.C. – Even the least popular presidents sometimes do great things. What might Donald Trump’s great thing be? He has unified a divided nation. He has brought Republicans and Democrats together as only just wars can. He’s brought women, scientists, minorities, teachers, journalists, professors – and no, they’re …

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UK election: The world has lost interest in British politics

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Roger Boesche, Professor Who Stirred Obama’s Interest in Politics, Dies at 69

Professor Boesche was born on Jan. 24, 1948, in Tulsa, Okla., and earned his bachelor’s degree and doctorate in political science at Stanford University, where he led protests against the Vietnam War and met his future wife, Mandy Boesche, now a performing arts teacher and musical director. He was hired …

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Roger Boesche, Oxy professor who sparked Obama’s interest in politics, dies at 69

Roger Boesche, a beloved Occidental College professor of four decades whom President Barack Obama cited as sparking his interest in politics, died Tuesday. He was 69. Boesche, a scholar of Alexis de Tocqueville and tyranny, taught American and European political thought until he retired this month. He passed away in …

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Tillerson unaware of White House ‘person of interest’ in Russia probe

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Saturday he does not know anything about the White House aide who is reportedly considered a person of interest in the federal investigation into ties between the Trump campaign and Russia. “I do not have any information or knowledge regarding the person of interest …

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Who Is the Feds’ ‘Significant Person of Interest’ at the White House?

Could it be Kushner? The revelation that the feds are investigating a senior White House aide comes as the investigation appears to be entering a more overtly active phase, with investigators shifting from work that has remained largely hidden from the public to conducting interviews and using a grand jury …

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For Trump in White House, conflicts of interest range widely | Ap Politics

NEW YORK (AP) — When it comes to avoiding conflicts of interest in the White House, President Donald Trump has ripped up the playbook in his first 100 days. Most presidents have taken pains to avoid even any appearance that they might be exploiting their office for personal financial gain. …

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For Trump in White House, conflicts of interest range widely

When it comes to avoiding conflicts of interest in the White House, President Donald Trump has ripped up the playbook in his first 100 days. Most presidents have taken pains to avoid even any appearance that they might be exploiting their office for personal financial gain. Trump doesn’t seem too …

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