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Democrats' green headache? Green New Deal's rocky rollout puts supporters on the defensive

Democrats' green headache? Green New Deal's rocky rollout puts supporters on the defensiveAlexandria Ocasio-Cortez's new environmental manifesto faces sharp scrutiny; Doug McKelway reports.



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The Latest: Trump weighs in on Virginia Democrats' woes

The Latest: Trump weighs in on Virginia Democrats' woesRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Latest on the political turmoil in Virginia amid admissions of blackface and accusations of sexual assault (all times local):



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Six days of turmoil: Virginia Democrats' nightmare February

Six days of turmoil: Virginia Democrats' nightmare FebruaryNortham was elected in 2017 and Virginia governors are limited to a single four-year term.



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Democrats' Plan on Day 1 Is to Make Sure Trump Keeps the Blame for the Shutdown

Democrats' Plan on Day 1 Is to Make Sure Trump Keeps the Blame for the ShutdownHouse Democrats will use their newfound power to try to reopen the government on Thursday. But they still need President Trump to sign off.



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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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What it means for Democrats' control of the House

What it means for Democrats' control of the HouseTara Setmayer talks to Dan Harris about the issues and obstacles that will come with her new "power."



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538's Nate Silver: 'It's hard to find a clear path for Democrats' to win Senate

538's Nate Silver: 'It's hard to find a clear path for Democrats' to win SenateEditor-in-Chief Nate Silver joins "This Week" with the latest FiveThirtyEight forecast for the Senate and House midterms, just over two weeks away.



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Democrats' not-so-secret plan to fight midterm malaise

Democrats' not-so-secret plan to fight midterm malaiseWASHINGTON (AP) — They're asking pastors to text their congregants about the importance of voting. They're connecting with thousands of Puerto Ricans displaced by Hurricane Maria. And they're relying on groups like the NAACP, which has tripled its spending from 2016 to energize black voters.



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Lara Trump on Democrats' push to abolish ICE

Lara Trump on Democrats' push to abolish ICEPresident Trump's daughter-in-law discusses border control and immigration reform with Judge Jeanine Pirro.



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Senate goes 'nuclear,' ends Democrats' blockade of Trump court pick

Senate goes 'nuclear,' ends Democrats' blockade of Trump court pickBy Lawrence Hurley and Andrew Chung WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Senate Republicans on Thursday crushed a Democratic blockade of President Donald Trump’s U.S. Supreme Court nominee in a fierce partisan brawl, approving a rule change dubbed the “nuclear option” to allow for conservative judge Neil Gorsuch’s confirmation by Friday. With ideological control of the country’s highest court at stake, the Republican-led Senate voted 52-48 along party lines to change its long-standing rules in order to prohibit a procedural tactic called a filibuster against Supreme Court nominees.



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