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In major shift, Mitch McConnell announces the Senate will vote on criminal justice reform bill

In major shift, Mitch McConnell announces the Senate will vote on criminal justice reform billThe bipartisan "First Step Act" aims to reduce the number of people in the nation's crowded prisons.



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Bill Barr, New Nominee For Attorney General, Has Backed Trump's Call For New Clinton Probe

Bill Barr, New Nominee For Attorney General, Has Backed Trump's Call For New Clinton ProbeWASHINGTON ― The man who President Donald Trump plans to nominate as the



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Bill Clinton on George H.W. Bush's legacy

Bill Clinton on George H.W. Bush's legacyClinton says Bush will be remembered as a president with a "vision of a world order based on the rule of law and respect for human rights and minority rights."



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In Stunning Power Grab, Wisconsin Republicans Pass Bill Weakening New Governor

In Stunning Power Grab, Wisconsin Republicans Pass Bill Weakening New GovernorWisconsin's lame-duck, Republican-controlled state Legislature passed on



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In Stunning Power Grab, Wisconsin Republicans Pass Bill Weakening New Governor

In Stunning Power Grab, Wisconsin Republicans Pass Bill Weakening New GovernorWisconsin's lame-duck, Republican-controlled state Legislature passed on



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Bill Clinton Remembers George H.W. Bush As A Rival Who Became A Friend

Bill Clinton Remembers George H.W. Bush As A Rival Who Became A FriendFormer President Bill Clinton former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton



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House Democratic leader threatens to tie Mueller protections to spending bill

House Democratic leader threatens to tie Mueller protections to spending billU.S. House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi said on Thursday that Democrats would try to force protections for U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller into a must-pass spending bill if the House is not allowed to vote on a free-standing bill protecting him from potential political interference. Republicans control the House of Representatives and Senate until January, but they need some Democratic votes on the legislation to keep parts of the U.S. government open beyond Dec. 7. “The Congress must immediately pass legislation to preserve the Special Counsel investigation,” Pelosi said in a statement.



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House Democrats' 1st bill aims for sweeping reforms

House Democrats' 1st bill aims for sweeping reformsWASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats on Friday unveiled more details of their first bill for the new Congress, a good-government package that would limit big money in politics, make it easier for citizens to vote and require presidents to disclose their tax returns.



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Bucking McConnell, Sens. Graham And Paul Call For Vote On Criminal Justice Bill

Bucking McConnell, Sens. Graham And Paul Call For Vote On Criminal Justice BillSens. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) and Rand Paul (R-Ky.) often find themselves on



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Florida Gov. Rick Scott Formally Ousts Democrat Bill Nelson After Recounts

Florida Gov. Rick Scott Formally Ousts Democrat Bill Nelson After RecountsFlorida Gov. Rick Scott has officially won his third statewide race by his



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