Domenico Montanaro

Domenico Montanaro appears in the following:

Trump Tweets Early, Pushes GOP To Repeal And Replace Obamacare

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Before 7 a.m. Tuesday, President Trump had fired off seven different messages on Twitter. Amid it all, he urged the Senate to repeal Obamacare which they may take a step toward doing on Tuesday.

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John McCain Makes Dramatic Return Amid Political Storm

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

The Arizona senator, recently diagnosed with brain cancer, was back in the Senate Tuesday, casting a crucial vote to move forward on debate to dismantle the Affordable Care Act.

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Kushner Says He Did Not Collude With Russia During 2016 Campaign

Monday, July 24, 2017

Senior adviser Jared Kushner states that during the presidential campaign he had "hardly any" contact with Russia representatives. He is set to participate in a closed-door meeting with senators.

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Politics: Trump Lashes Out At Sessions; McCain Diagnosed With Brain Cancer

Thursday, July 20, 2017

In an interview with The New York Times, President Trump criticized Attorney General Jeff Sessions and former FBI Director James Comey. Also, Sen. John McCain has been diagnosed with brain cancer.

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Morning News Brief: Trump Blasts Sessions, DeVos Talks To Conservative Activists

Thursday, July 20, 2017

In a new interview, President Trump criticized Attorney General Jeff Sessions. Also, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos faces protesters in Colorado, and ICE agents say their work has recently changed.

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Where The Senate Health Care Defeat Leaves Trump, GOP

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Republicans are continuing to vow not to work with Democrats. Instead, the president is encouraging a full repeal and passing a new bill. Senate leadership is pushing along similar lines.

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With Two More Defections Tabling Health Care Bill, What's Next For GOP?

Monday, July 17, 2017

NPR political editor Domenico Montanaro explains the future for Republicans' health care efforts after senators from Utah and Kansas announced they wouldn't support consideration of the current bill.

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Donald Trump Jr. Releases Email Exchange That Set Up Meeting With Russian Lawyer

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

The president's son has tweeted out the email chain that set up his controversial meeting with a Russian lawyer during the presidential campaign.

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QUIZ: 11 Random Facts About Independence Day For Your Backyard Party

Tuesday, July 04, 2017

How many people lived in the original 13 Colonies? How much do we import in American flags? The pressing questions to get you through July Fourth.

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Dozens Of States Reject Trump Administration Voter Initiative

Tuesday, July 04, 2017

The Commission on Election Integrity asked for details on voters, seeking evidence of fraud. Many states can't legally comply with the request which grew out of the president losing the popular vote.

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Week In Politics: Senators Work On Health Care Bill While Trump Tweets

Friday, June 30, 2017

This week Republican senators postponed a vote on their health care bill but continued to make changes. Also, President Trump received bipartisan criticism for a crude tweet.

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Morning News Brief: GOP Continues Work On Health Care Bill, JAY-Z Releases New Album

Friday, June 30, 2017

Republican senators are working on revisions to their health care plan. Also, Hong Kong is marking 20 years under Chinese rule, and rapper JAY-Z has a new album.

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What The Democratic Loss in Georgia Means For The Midterms

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Everyone wants to take credit for wins, and fingers get pointed in every direction for losses. But what can be read into a special election more than a year out from congressional elections?

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Week In Politics: Cuba, DACA And Tweets

Saturday, June 17, 2017

This week President Trump rolled back openings with Cuba and said some protections for immigrants in the country illegally will remain. He also lashed out on Twitter about the Russia investigation.

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Morning News Brief: Russia Investigation Widens; Neighbors Discuss Baseball Shooter

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Devlin Barrett of The Washington Post talks about the widening Russia investigation, reported to include Trump. And we hear from neighbors of the gunman who shot at Republican members of Congress.

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Trump Conflates 'Phony Collusion' And Possible Obstruction Of Justice Investigation

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

As part of the DOJ Russia investigation, special counsel Robert Mueller's team is looking into whether President Trump attempted to obstruct justice, The Washington Post reported Wednesday.

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Sanders Of Supporter And Alleged Shooter: 'Violence Of Any Kind Is Unacceptable'

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

The Vermont senator, who led a left-wing effort that nearly snagged him the Democratic presidential nomination, said the alleged shooter at a congressional baseball practice was a campaign volunteer.

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The Crack Of Gunfire Shatters The Comity Of One Remaining Bipartisan Tradition

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Given the rancor and acrimony that has defined Washington in recent years, the Congressional Baseball Game has been a welcome respite. On Wednesday, that peace and civility was shattered.

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Attorney General's Selective Silence Deafens Senate Russia Inquiry

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

The attorney general may have saved his job and also laid a path for Trump allies on how to avoid revealing conversations with the president — even without invoking executive privilege.

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Trump Considering Firing Special Counsel? Just Another Example Of Stirring The Pot

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Chris Ruddy, CEO of a right-wing news site, suggested Trump is considering firing Robert Mueller as special counsel. It might just be another chapter in Trump friends causing chaos, because why not?

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