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Will Trump Be Partisan Brawler or Smart Dealmaker With Congress? Opinions
Will Trump Be Partisan Brawler or Smart Dealmaker With Congress?
December 15, 2018
by Dan Mahaffee

The American people settled on a divided government that reflected a divided nation in the midterm elections this week. The results foreshadow the wide gulf between the political parties and the narrow prospects for cooperation. Read More

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Meet the Craft Distillers of Native America Featured
Meet the Craft Distillers of Native America
December 13, 2018
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One of the last relics of federal prohibition may soon come to an end, after Congress two weeks ago voted to lift a 184-year-old ban that prohibited distilleries on tribal lands. Once signed into law, Native Americans across the country can finally tap into the budding industry of craft spirits on their own... Read More

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Fentanyl Is the Most Deadly Drug in America, CDC Confirms Health
Fentanyl Is the Most Deadly Drug in America, CDC Confirms
December 13, 2018
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It’s official: Fentanyl now ranks as the most deadly drug in America, health officials said Wednesday. The synthetic opioid that’s up to 50 times more powerful than heroin was responsible for 18,335 overdose deaths in 2016, more than any other drug... Read More

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Meadows Won’t Be Next White House Chief of Staff White House
Meadows Won’t Be Next White House Chief of Staff
December 13, 2018
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Rep. Mark Meadows, a fierce defender of President Donald Trump, will not be the next White House chief of staff, the White House announced Wednesday. Meadows, R-N.C., had been considered a candidate to replace outgoing chief John Kelly... Read More

National Enquirer Owner Admits ‘Catch and Kill’ Plot to Bury Playmate’s Trump Sex Affair Story In The News
National Enquirer Owner Admits ‘Catch and Kill’ Plot to Bury Playmate’s Trump Sex Affair Story
December 13, 2018
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A right-wing media powerhouse has admitted it helped illegally bury a salacious story about President Donald Trump shortly before the 2016 election in a deliberate effort to boost his chances at beating Hillary Clinton, federal prosecutors in New York revealed Wednesday. Read More

Pelosi Agrees to Term Limits for House Leaders, Likely Securing the Votes She Needs to Regain the Speakership Congress
Pelosi Agrees to Term Limits for House Leaders, Likely Securing the Votes She Needs to Regain the Speakership
December 13, 2018
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House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., struck a deal Wednesday with... Read More

Senate Democratic Ranking Members Announced 116th Congress Congress
Senate Democratic Ranking Members Announced 116th Congress
December 12, 2018
by TWN Staff

On Tuesday, Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer announced the slate of Senate Democratic Ranking Members for the 116th Congress. Ratified by the Senate Democratic Caucus, they include:  Aging: Senator Bob... Read More

US Planning Actions Targeting Chinese Hackers, Spies, Sources Say Justice Department
US Planning Actions Targeting Chinese Hackers, Spies, Sources Say
December 12, 2018
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The Trump administration is planning to take several actions aimed at calling out China for efforts to steal intellectual secrets from American high-tech companies, according to two people familiar with the matter. The Justice... Read More

Top US Border Official Defends Use of Tear Gas Against Migrants Immigration
Top US Border Official Defends Use of Tear Gas Against Migrants
December 12, 2018
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The head of the federal agency responsible for protecting the U.S. border on Tuesday defended his agents for using tear gas against migrants last month, but lawmakers pressed him about women and children forced to flee... Read More

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