Kavanaugh confirmation is not ‘normal,’ Klobuchar says, claiming too many documents withheld

Video Kavanaugh confirmation preview: Tough questions face judge President Trump’s second Supreme Court pick to face grilling from Senate. The confirmation process for President’s Trump’s nominee to be the next justice on the Supreme Court, Brett Kavanaugh, has been anything but normal. At least that’s according to Sen. Amy Klobuchar.…

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Democratic National Committee Backtracks On Its Ban Of Fossil Fuel Donations

Democratic National Committee passed a resolution Friday afternoon that activists say effectively reverses a ban on fossil fuel company donations. resolution introduced by DNC Chair Tom Perez states that the party “support[s] fossil fuel workers” and will accept donations from “employers’ political action committees.” It was approved by a 30-2 vote…

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Trump lashes out at Cohen, Mueller probe as allies formulate strategy to protect presidency

Washington (CNN)President Donald Trump on Wednesday defended hush money payments made during the 2016 campaign to silence two women who claimed affairs with him, saying the payments did not violate campaign finance laws because they were not funded by his campaign. Trump for the second time on Wednesday argued a…

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Michael Cohen is resigned to going to prison to protect his family

New York (CNN)Michael Cohen’s stunning guilty plea last week ended months of speculation about the fate of President Donald Trump’s longtime personal lawyer. “He’s very resigned to doing the time. He’s resigned to the fact that he’s going to go to jail for some time,” the person said, adding that…

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Washington Post: GOP fundraiser Broidy probed for alleged influence peddling

(CNN)Republican fundraiser Elliott Broidy is under federal investigation for allegedly telling foreign officials he could influence the Trump administration to take certain actions in exchange for tens of millions of dollars, The Washington Post reported Friday. “Elliott Broidy has never agreed to work for, been retained by nor been compensated…

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