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Essential Politics: Becerra to sue Trump administration over DACA

President Trump kept a low profile this weekend as Hurricane Irma pounded the Caribbean, then the Florida Keys and made its way up the west coast of Florida. He huddled with members of the Cabinet at Camp David and issued an emergency declaration to allow the state to get swift …

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Steve Bannon Says Trump Firing Comey May Be Biggest Mistake In Modern Politics

Steve Bannon, the former chief strategist at the White House, described President Donald Trump’s firing of former FBI Director James Comey as a historic error. Charlie Rose asked Bannon, appearing on “60 Minutes” in his first televised interview since departing the Trump administration on Aug. 18, if rumors were true that …

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George Clooney talks Trump and racial politics in ‘Suburbicon’

CLOSE George Clooney’s new satire tackles racial prejudice. USA TODAY Director and actor George Clooney arrives for the premiere of ‘Suburbicon’ at the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival on Saturday.(Photo: Nathan Denette, AP) TORONTO — George Clooney’s Suburbicon has critics torn. The dark satire tells the story of a picturesque, …

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Hillary Clinton: Calling Trump Supporters ‘Deplorables’ Handed Him ‘A Political Gift’

WASHINGTON ― Hillary Clinton on Sunday acknowledged that referring to then-GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump’s supporters as a “basket of deplorables” may have further galvanized them against her and gave Trump “a political gift.” “I thought Trump was behaving in a deplorable manner. I thought a lot of his appeals …

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This is how Trump turned the politics of the debt ceiling upside down

President Trump meets with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.), second from left, Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer (D-N.Y.), second from right, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and other congressional leaders. (Kevin Lamarque/Reuters) On the heels of President Trump and Democratic leaders’ deal last week, Congress and the …

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Week In Politics: Trump Strikes Budget Deal With Democrats – NPR

Week In Politics: Trump Strikes Budget Deal With DemocratsNPRHeard on All Things Considered. NPR’s Robert Siegel speaks with political commentators Guy Benson of Townhall.com and E.J. Dionne of The Washington Post and the Brookings Institution about the political stories of the week. Facebook; Twitter. Google+. Article Provided By

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Politics as crime in the age of Trump – Charleston City Paper

Charleston City Paper Politics as crime in the age of TrumpCharleston City PaperDonald Trump’s pardon of former Maricopa County sheriff and top-notch torturer Joe Arpaio is, in many ways, the quintessential Trumpian act, the tarry, shit-smelling extract of the president’s politics. In the same Phoenix campaign rally — yes, it …

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Sen. Al Franken talks Trump, SNL and 2020

Harwood: So, in some way, the voters have adjusted to you, Trump, and other politicians as political fashion changes. Franken: Wait a minute. You lumped me in with Trump? Take that back. Take that back, John Harwood. You’re not taking it back. Harwood: I’m just saying voters get conditioned to …

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Jerry Brown: Q&A on California’s Future and Donald Trump

With Republicans dominant in Washington, the most powerful Democrat in America might be a man who lives about 2,700 miles from the capital: California Gov. Jerry Brown. As Brown nears the end of an unprecedented fourth term as governor, many are looking to California to push back against a Republican …

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Trump bucks GOP leadership, backs Democratic deal on debt ceiling

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