Sarah Sanders on Republican's 5-point win in Arizona: 'She's not Donald Trump'

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders early Wednesday dismissed a Republican candidate’s narrow victory in deep-red Arizona, saying that Debbie Lesko is “not Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpSenate advances public lands bill in late-night vote Warren, Democrats urge Trump to back down from veto threat over changing Confederate-named bases Esper orders ‘After Action Review’ of National […]

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Dems look to decide on midterm message

House Democratic leaders seeking to condense their campaign platform into voter-friendly messaging bites are facing a number of options — and plenty of competition at the table. Party leaders intend to repeat the playbook the party used in 2006, when they won control of the House with promises to prioritize a handful of specific policies […]

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Citing Infamous Big Tobacco Hearing, Sanders Wants Drug CEOs to Testify on Opioid Crisis

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) is calling for pharmaceutical industry executives to testify in the Senate and for lawmakers to investigate the role manufacturers and distributors have played in fueling the national opioid crisis. “It is time for the United States Congress to investigate this crisis, to learn what the drug companies knew about these products, […]

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'Mad Dog' Mattis Urges Congress to Continue US Support for Saudi Arabia's Destruction of Yemen

While experts and anti-war activists are demanding Congress end U.S. complicity in Saudi Arabia’s war with Yemen—which has caused what the U.N. has called “the worst man-made humanitarian crisis of our time”—Trump Defense Secretary Gen. Jim “Mad Dog” Mattis is actively urging lawmakers to reject the bipartisan resolution that would do just that. In a letter […]

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'Live Luxuriously for Cheap – Like Scott!': Green Group Trolls EPA Chief Pruitt With Fake Rental Ads

Though President Donald Trump on Friday declared that his EPA chief is “doing great job but is totally under siege,” Friends of the Earth was trolling the embattled EPA chief by posting signs around Washington, D.C. offering discounted rental deals like the one Pruitt received from a fossil fuel lobbyist. “LUXURY CONDO ON CAPITOL HILL: […]

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