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Douglas Ross to unveil Scots Tories’ manifesto with call to halt ‘reckless and dangerous’ independence referendum


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Douglas Ross urges Unionists to ‘rediscover Better Together spirit’ from 2014 to stop SNP


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Douglas Ross challenges Sturgeon to head-to-head debate over “reckless” referendum plans


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DOJ won't charge William Barr, Wilbur Ross after contempt vote

DOJ won't charge William Barr, Wilbur Ross after contempt voteLawmakers never expected the Justice Department to prosecute its own leader.



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House votes to hold Attorney General William Barr, Secretary Wilbur Ross in contempt of Congress

House votes to hold Attorney General William Barr, Secretary Wilbur Ross in contempt of CongressHouse lawmakers accused Attorney General Barr and Commerce Secretary Ross of failing to provide Congress with information about the citizenship question for the census; reaction and analysis from the 'Special Report' All-Stars.



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UPDATE 2-Trump weighs ousting Commerce Secretary Ross – NBC

UPDATE 2-Trump weighs ousting Commerce Secretary Ross - NBCU.S. President Donald Trump has told aides and allies that he is considering removing Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross after a Supreme Court defeat on adding a citizenship question to the census, NBC News reported nbcnews.to/2XPQJ4B on Monday. Trump retreated on Thursday from adding a contentious question on citizenship to the 2020 census, but insisted he was not giving up his fight to count how many noncitizens are in the country and ordered government agencies to mine their databases. Although Trump has previously been frustrated with Ross, in particular over some failed trade negotiations, the 81-year-old commerce secretary has so far kept his job.



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Colorful self-made billionaire H. Ross Perot dies at 89

Colorful self-made billionaire H. Ross Perot dies at 89H. Ross Perot, the colorful, self-made Texas billionaire who rose from a childhood of Depression-era poverty and twice mounted outsider campaigns for president, has died. Perot, whose 19% of the vote in 1992 stands among the best showings by an independent candidate in the past century, died early Tuesday at his home in Dallas surrounded by his family, said the spokesman, James Fuller. As a boy in Texarkana, Texas, Perot delivered newspapers from the back of a pony.



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Democrats to pursue criminal contempt against Barr, Ross

Democrats to pursue criminal contempt against Barr, RossSpeaker of the House Nancy Pelosi prepares to hold vote after House returns from recess; Garrett Tenney reports from Washington, D.C.



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Betsy Ross shoe: Did Nike cave to PC culture?

Betsy Ross shoe: Did Nike cave to PC culture?Nike pulled a shoe featuring a historical version of the American flag from stores after former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick reportedly told the company it is an offensive symbol to some people. The 13-star "Betsy Ross" flag represents to many an era of slavery, Kaepernick, a Nike client, reportedly said. There are also reports the design has become a popular symbol used by white supremacist groups.



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Wilbur Ross food bank: Most Americans can't pay $1,000 emergency expense

Wilbur Ross food bank: Most Americans can't pay $  1,000 emergency expenseMost Americans can't afford $ 1000 emergency expense, new survey shows. It belies Commerce Sec. Ross's remarks that federal workers can just get a loan



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