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Trump to be investigated by Congress over use of state powers to target media

Trump to be investigated by Congress over use of state powers to target mediaDonald Trump is set to be investigated by Congress over whether he used “the instruments of state power” to punish media outlets, a senior Democrat has said. Adam Schiff, who is expected to chair the House intelligence committee next year, said Democrats plan to probe the Trump administration on two fronts following his party’s gains in the midterm elections. First, they intend to find out if the president attempted to punish Amazon by pressuring the US Post Office to hike shipping prices for the world’s biggest online retailer.



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Rashida Tlaib, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Post 'Squad' Pics Of Diverse New Members Of Congress

Rashida Tlaib, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Post 'Squad' Pics Of Diverse New Members Of CongressNew progressive members of Congress posted photos on social media on Monday



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First Muslim women elected to Congress

First Muslim women elected to CongressRashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar add to the diversity of newcomers to the electoral process.



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Congress bound, Minnesota's Ilhan Omar enjoys another first

Congress bound, Minnesota's Ilhan Omar enjoys another firstMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Fresh off of becoming the first Somali-American elected to Congress, Ilhan Omar said Wednesday that she's still enjoying being known for her firsts.



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Congress bound, Minnesota's Ilhan Omar enjoys another first

Congress bound, Minnesota's Ilhan Omar enjoys another firstMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Fresh off of becoming the first Somali-American elected to Congress, Ilhan Omar said Wednesday that she's still enjoying being known for her firsts.



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Rashida Tlaib, Ilhan Omar Win, Become First Muslim Women Elected To Congress

Rashida Tlaib, Ilhan Omar Win, Become First Muslim Women Elected To CongressDemocrats Rashida Tlaib in Michigan and Ilhan Omar in Minnesota both won their



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We're Finally Going To Have Native American Women In Congress

We're Finally Going To Have Native American Women In CongressWASHINGTON ― Two Native American women won their congressional races on



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It's official: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is going to Congress

It's official: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is going to CongressThe 29-year-old who shocked the Democratic establishment with her June primary win is officially on her way to Congress after winning New York’s 14th District.



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Dollar Faces ‘Slow Burn’ If U.S. Midterms Produce Split Congress

Dollar Faces ‘Slow Burn’ If U.S. Midterms Produce Split Congress“A divided government may eventually sow the seeds of uncertainty,” the senior FX strategist said in an interview. Until recently, U.S. equities have outperformed most of the world, attracting global cash to the dollar. A shift in focus to opportunities outside the U.S. could redirect capital flows, he said.



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Trump Buys The Saudi Line On Jamal Khashoggi. Congress Doesn't Have To.

Trump Buys The Saudi Line On Jamal Khashoggi. Congress Doesn't Have To.WASHINGTON ― Saudi Arabia's stunning Friday night admission that its officials



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