Politics

President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison in the Oval Office of the White House, Friday, Sept. 20, 2019, Washington.
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AP News
September 21, 2019 - 9:05 am
The Pentagon on Friday announced it will deploy additional U.S.
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President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference with Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison in the East Room of the White House, Friday, Sept. 20, 2019, in Washington.
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AP News
September 20, 2019 - 3:15 pm
President Donald Trump irritably defended himself Friday against an intelligence whistleblower's potentially explosive complaint, including an allegation of wrongdoing in a reported private conversation Trump had with a foreign leader.
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Bill de Blasio
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CNN
September 20, 2019 - 8:41 am
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Friday that he is dropping out of the 2020 presidential race, ending a campaign that failed to gain traction amid a crowded Democratic primary field.
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e-cigarette.
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David Madden
September 19, 2019 - 1:25 pm
New Jersey continues to step up efforts aimed at controlling young people’s access to e-cigarettes. The state Senate president is meeting with tobacco company executives demanding action on the issue.
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President Donald Trump boards Air Force One at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019, in San Diego, Calif.
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AP News
September 19, 2019 - 11:14 am
President Donald Trump is asking a federal judge to block an effort by New York prosecutors to obtain his tax returns. Trump's attorneys filed a lawsuit Thursday in U.S. District Court.
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Donald Trump
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CNN
September 18, 2019 - 10:33 am
President Donald Trump said he's ordered new sanctions on Iran, the latest escalation in tensions between the two countries following the attack over the weekend on Saudi oil facilities. Read more here.
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Bernie Sanders
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AP News
September 18, 2019 - 9:51 am
The high-stakes fight for working-class voters moved to Pennsylvania as a slate of Democratic White House hopefuls vowed to use the power of the presidency to crack down on corporate America and strengthen organized labor. Read more here.
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Former President Jimmy Carter and Rosalynn Carter talk about the future of The Carter Center and their global work during a town hall, Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019, in Atlanta.
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AP News
September 18, 2019 - 9:48 am
Weeks shy of his 95th birthday, former President Jimmy Carter said he doesn't believe he could have managed the most powerful office in the world at 80 years old. Read more here.
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President Donald Trump listens as then-Secretary of the Interior David Bernhardt speaks during an event on the environment in the East Room of the White House in Washington.
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AP News
September 17, 2019 - 1:21 pm
In less than three years, President Donald Trump has named more former lobbyists to Cabinet-level posts than his most recent predecessors did in eight, putting a substantial amount of oversight in the hands of people with ties to the industries they're regulating.
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Bernie Sanders, Amy Klobuchar, Joe Biden
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Mark Abrams
September 17, 2019 - 10:20 am
Seven Democratic presidential candidates plan to take the stage at the Pennsylvania Convention Center for a labor forum. Read more here.
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