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What Trump has stopped talking about since Election Day

What Trump has stopped talking about since Election Day

From October 16 to November 6 — aka Election Day — President Donald Trump sent 45 tweets mentioning the “border” between the United States and Mexico. Between October 16 and October 31, he sent nine tweets referring to the “caravan” of migrants making their way across Mexico. Here’s a typical one: “Many Gang Members and…MORE

George Conway, conservative lawyers form group to speak out against Trump

George Conway, conservative lawyers form group to speak out against Trump

The husband of White House counselor Kellyanne Conway is among a new group of conservative lawyers that seeks to provide a “voice” to speak out in favor of principles that it feels are under attack in the Trump era. George Conway and 13 other self-described conservative and libertarian lawyers have formed a new group called…MORE

Russia jammed GPS during major NATO military exercise with US troops

Russia jammed GPS during major NATO military exercise with US troops

The Russian military jammed GPS signals during a major NATO military exercise in Norway that involved thousands of US and NATO troops, the alliance said Wednesday, citing the Norwegian government. The NATO exercise, Trident Juncture, concluded Sunday and involved some 50,000 personnel. It was labeled the alliance’s largest exercise since the Cold War. Non-NATO members…MORE

The Florida recount continues. Here’s what you should know.

The Florida recount continues. Here’s what you should know.

County election officials throughout Florida are recounting votes as the campaigns take the battle to the courtroom. Recounts in the razor-thin races for Florida’s governor, senator and agriculture commissioner were triggered because the margins in all three contests are under .5%. The path to victory for Sen. Bill Nelson As we have made clear many…MORE

Key legal battles to unfold as Florida races toward recount deadline

Key legal battles to unfold as Florida races toward recount deadline

Democrats and Republicans have fought for days in the court of public opinion over the hotly contested recounts in Florida’s Senate and gubernatorial contests. On Wednesday, that fight culminates in a set of major legal battles, with the two sides meeting in a federal court room in Tallahassee. In what both sides admit will be…MORE

Melania Trump leads new round of White House firing and fury

Melania Trump leads new round of White House firing and fury

In this White House, no one knows when the ax will fall or who will be swinging it. A new day of firing and fury culminating in a staggering power play by first lady Melania Trump deepened already historic dysfunction in the administration on Tuesday, leaving top officials blindsided and confused. Even compared with the…MORE

Anti-Pelosi Democrats issue warning: She won’t have the votes

Anti-Pelosi Democrats issue warning: She won’t have the votes

Two Democrats leading the rebellion against Nancy Pelosi were bullish Tuesday evening about their efforts to stop her from winning the speakership, promising to soon reveal that they had enough support to cause a major shake-up at the top of their caucus. The Democrats, Reps. Seth Moulton of Massachusetts and Filemon Vela of Texas, contended…MORE

Trump to announce support for criminal justice overhaul proposal

Trump to announce support for criminal justice overhaul proposal

President Donald Trump is expected to throw his support behind bipartisan criminal justice legislation during a Wednesday White House event, two sources close to the process tell CNN. Trump is scheduled to announce he is supporting the latest iteration of the First Step Act, a measure his son-in-law and senior adviser, Jared Kushner, has been…MORE