Domenico Montanaro

Domenico Montanaro appears in the following:

Will Democrats Win The House This November?

Monday, May 14, 2018

Democrats are hoping that President Trump's unpopularity propels them back into power in Congress. There's lots of prognosticating, but here's what you should actually watch for.

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Is A Blue Wave Coming With The 2018 Midterms?

Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Democrats have shown many signs of strength leading up to the 2018 midterm elections, but given confusion over polling in 2016, it can be hard to tell how real the chances of a big Democratic win in November are.

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4 Takeaways From The Big Primary Kickoff Night

Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Republicans dodged a big bullet with a convicted coal executive's loss of the GOP Senate primary. But they continue to be the party facing more division.

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2018 Primaries Kick Off In Earnest

Tuesday, May 08, 2018

Republicans in Indiana and West Virginia are trying to outdo each other on who is most like President Trump. But will they nominate another controversial candidate who could cost the party another Senate seat?

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Giuliani: Trump Repaid Lawyer For Payment To Stormy Daniels

Thursday, May 03, 2018

On Fox News, Rudolph Giuliani, now working with Donald Trump on legal matters, said that Trump repaid lawyer Michael Cohen the $130,000 used as hush money to adult film actress Stormy Daniels.

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Trump Admits To Authorizing Stormy Daniels Payoff, Denies Sexual Encounter

Wednesday, May 02, 2018

In a Fox News interview, the former New York mayor turned presidential lawyer appeared to contradict the president's claims not to have known about the 2016 payment.

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Nancy Pelosi Says She Will Run For House Speaker If Democrats Win 2018 Midterms

Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Rep. Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., says she's confident Democrats will take back control of the House, and if they do, she's running for speaker again. But there are those within the party that feel it's time for a new generation — and Republicans are "ecstatic" with her decision.

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John McCain Makes An Appeal For Civility And Humility

Tuesday, May 01, 2018

The Arizona senator and former prisoner of war, dealing with the effects of brain cancer, writes in a forthcoming book about what contributes to toxicity in U.S. politics, predating the Trump era.

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Trump Deflects On Remarks About African Nations, Doesn't Apologize On Immigration

Monday, April 30, 2018

The president and Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari discussed trade and security issues — and Trump spoke of a possible meeting with North Korea's Kim Jong-un.

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Supreme Court Holds Foreign Corporations Cannot Be Held Liable For Terrorism Claims

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

In a 5-4 decision, the court's conservatives effectively ended all human rights lawsuits against overseas corporations tied to terrorism and the United States.

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Trump Tweets On Supreme Court Immigration Decision

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

The court declared as unconstitutionally vague a clause in the Immigration and Naturalization Act that mandated the deportation of immigrants convicted of some crimes.

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News Brief: James Comey Talks To NPR, Michael Cohen Investigation, Shinzo Abe Visits U.S.

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Former FBI Director James Comey talked with NPR about his actions during the 2016 campaign and his opinions on President Trump. Also, an update on the legal situation of Trump lawyer Michael Cohen.

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Michael Cohen In Court

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

We have the latest on Trump lawyer Michael Cohen's appearance in a federal court in New York and new polling on how Republicans view the Mueller investigation.

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Democrats Have The Wind At Their Backs, But Can They Capitalize?

Monday, April 16, 2018

New data show the advantages they have, especially with the unpopularity of President Trump.

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President Trump Pardons 'Scooter' Libby, Former Cheney Chief Of Staff

Friday, April 13, 2018

Libby was convicted of perjury and obstruction of justice in 2007 in connection with the leaking of a CIA officer's identity.

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'No Regrets': House Speaker Paul Ryan Will Not Seek Re-Election

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Amid an uneasy tenure that saw the failure of an Obamacare repeal and the passing of tax cuts — as well as an uneven relationship with President Trump — Ryan is calling it quits.

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It Appears The White House Has Put Special Counsel Mueller On Notice

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said President Trump believes Mueller has gone too far in his probe of Russia election interference. She also said Trump believes he has the power to fire Mueller.

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Government Ethics Officials Raise Red Flags On EPA Chief Scott Pruitt

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

With a president keeping a Cabinet-level official on the job despite a raft of scandals, ethics officials are spelling out why that might be a problem.

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Trump Signs $1.3 Trillion Spending Bill, Averting A Government Shutdown

Friday, March 23, 2018

Hours earlier, the president had hinted at vetoing the legislation but relented, citing "national security." The threat added suspense to what otherwise would have been a perfunctory signing ceremony.

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Supreme Court Delivers Blow To Republicans, Declines To Take Up Pa. Redistricting

Monday, March 19, 2018

The court decided Monday not to take up a GOP challenge to a Pennsylvania state court decision that could result in Democrats picking up a handful of House seats.

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