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October 11, 2017 - 4:57 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- The rollback of the Obama-era Clean Power Plan is being seen as a boon to the coal industry and a win for supporters of President Donald Trump, while environmental advocacy groups say the move is a step backwards. Environmental Protection Agency administrator Scott Pruitt announced...
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October 11, 2017 - 4:45 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump nominated Kirstjen Nielsen to be Secretary of Department of Homeland Security on Wednesday Nielsen previously served as current John Kelly’s chief of staff at DHS before Kelly left the position to become White House chief of staff. Nielsen followed Kelly to...
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October 11, 2017 - 4:35 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Democratic Sen. Chris Murphy deflected questions about running for president in 2020, saying he is focused on winning his re-election in 2018. “I have an election in 2018 and so, all of my focus is on asking the people of Connecticut to send me back to the United States Senate,” the...
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October 11, 2017 - 1:59 pm
Rep. Al Green (D-Texas) on Wednesday unveiled articles of impeachment against President Trump in an effort to force a House vote on removing him from office. Green's articles of impeachment were introduced as “privileged,” meaning that they must be considered on the House floor within two...
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October 11, 2017 - 10:54 am
(WASHINGTON) -- Sen. Lindsey Graham, a frequent critic and target of President Donald Trump, is now slamming a fellow Republican for sharing some unkind words about Trump. Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., assailed the president in a recent interview with The New York Times , saying the White House has...
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