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Good News: Judge Roy Moore victorious in GOP race to replace Sessions vacant Senate seat

“Former Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore won a major victory Tuesday in Alabama’s special election GOP runoff against interim Sen. Luther Strange, and he’s widely expected to win the race for the Senate in December… “If Alabamians send … Continue reading

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Good News: “Trump, GOP [plan] to cut top [tax] rate to 35 percent”

The big change: The GOP leaders and the White House plan to cut the top tax rate for “pass through” businesses from 39.6 percent to 25 percent… The details, per three sources with knowledge of the plan: Top individual tax … Continue reading

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“GOP lawmakers openly defy President…”

“They passed legislation to stop him from lifting sanctions on Russia. They recoiled at his snap decision to ban transgender Americans from the military. And they warned him in no uncertain terms not to fire the attorney general or the … Continue reading

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Suspicious: Peter W. Smith, GOP operative commits “suicide”

Peter W. Smith, GOP operative who sought Clinton’s emails from Russian hackers, committed suicide, records show “A Republican donor and operative from Chicago’s North Shore who said he had tried to obtain Hillary Clinton’s missing emails from Russian hackers killed … Continue reading

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Complete Breakdown of GOP Spending Bill To Avoid Government Shutdown [5/1/17]

“No money for Trump’s wall, plus 6 other GOP issues missing from $1T spending bill” “Congressional negotiators have come up with a $1.07 trillion plan to keep the government running through the end of September – but there’s a lot … Continue reading

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Rand Paul celebrates as GOP health bill [A.K.A. Obamacare lite] fails to pass.

“Rand Paul (R-Ky.) quickly declared victory on Friday, praising conservatives for “standing up against ObamaCare Lite.” “I applaud House conservatives for keeping their word to the American people,” Paul said in a statement… Paul and other House conservatives have offered … Continue reading

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“If Trump and Congress ‘botch’ tax cuts, GOP could lose House, Republican Steve Forbes warns”

“If they botch this thing on taxes,” Republicans could lose control of the House in the 2018 midterm elections, Forbes warned, putting Trump in the tough spot of having to work with Democrats who have not been shy at showing … Continue reading

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