Domenico Montanaro

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After Tuesday's Primaries, Democratic Divisions Take Hold In Midterm Battle

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Progressive candidates beat more centrist Democrats in key races Tuesday night in the types of competitive districts the party needs to win to take back the House this fall.

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Supreme Court Upholds Individual Rights In 2 Key Criminal Justice Cases

Monday, May 14, 2018

The court decided only the accused have a right to profess guilt or innocence, not a lawyer. And in the age of Zipcar, you still maintain a right to privacy even if you aren't on a rental agreement.

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Supreme Court Strikes Down Federal Sports Betting Ban

Monday, May 14, 2018

The Supreme Court has struck down a federal ban on sports betting. It's one of three decisions coming out of the high court on Monday.

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Sports Betting Ruling Could Have Consequences, Especially For College Athletes

Monday, May 14, 2018

"Congress can regulate sports gambling directly," the court wrote in a decision released Monday, "but if it elects not to do so, each state is free to act on its own."

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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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