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Republican senator to withhold vote until CIA briefs on Khashoggi

Republican senator to withhold vote until CIA briefs on KhashoggiRepublican Senator Lindsey Graham said on Wednesday he would withhold his vote on any key issue, including upcoming spending bills, until the CIA briefs senators about the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. “I am not going to be denied the ability to be briefed by the CIA, that we have oversight of, about whether or not their assessment supports my belief that this could not have happened without MBS (Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman) knowing,” Graham told reporters.



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Dems tried negotiating on immigration, Trump 'won't take yes for an answer': Senator

Dems tried negotiating on immigration, Trump 'won't take yes for an answer': SenatorSen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., is interviewed on "This Week" about the special counsel investigation, immigration and whether she'll consider a 2020 presidential bid.



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GOP Senator Who Made 'Hanging' Remark Attended 'Segregated' Academy

GOP Senator Who Made 'Hanging' Remark Attended 'Segregated' AcademyCindy Hyde-Smith, the Republican Mississippi senator who made comments



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Trump Lied When He Said CIA Didn't Link Saudi Prince To Khashoggi Killing: Senator Jack Reed

Trump Lied When He Said CIA Didn't Link Saudi Prince To Khashoggi Killing: Senator Jack ReedDespite President Donald Trump's insistence to the contrary, the CIA



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Mississippi Senator Apologizes For ‘Hanging’ Remark, Blames Critics For Using It Against Her

Mississippi Senator Apologizes For ‘Hanging’ Remark, Blames Critics For Using It Against HerSen. Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) shared a photo of herself wearing a



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GOP senator on Khashoggi murder: 'A smoking gun would certainly help'

GOP senator on Khashoggi murder: 'A smoking gun would certainly help'Sen. Roy Blunt, a Republican on the Senate Intelligence Committee, is interviewed on "This Week" about the murder of Jamal Khashoggi and the replacement for Jeff Sessions as Attorney General.



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GOP Senator Says Voter Suppression Is A 'Great Idea'

GOP Senator Says Voter Suppression Is A 'Great Idea'Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) appeared to endorse voter suppression during a



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Amazon HQ Move Criticized by New York City Council, U.S. Senator

Amazon HQ Move Criticized by New York City Council, U.S. SenatorAbout 250 people huddled against the cold wind in Long Island City Wednesday, near the East River site where Amazon plans to move in. U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand later used a Twitter posting to join the chorus of critics. The gathering in Queens included dozens of elected officials, including City Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer, who represents the district that includes Long Island City and who said he’d been shut out of any negotiations and only learned the deal had been consummated by reading about it in the newspaper.



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Democrat Kyrsten Sinema Becomes Arizona’s First Female Senator

Democrat Kyrsten Sinema Becomes Arizona’s First Female SenatorAfter a delay in ballot counting following last week's midterm election,



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GOP Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith Just Made A Joke About Public Hangings In Mississippi

GOP Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith Just Made A Joke About Public Hangings In MississippiMississippi Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith, a white Republican, joked about going to a



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