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Zero Hedge
Democrats Urge Antitrust Action Against Amazon Over Whole Foods Dealsubcommittee, David Civilline, voiced concerns about Amazon's $13.7 billion pla
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 hours ago
subcommittee, David Civilline, voiced concerns about Amazon's $13.7 billion plan to buy Whole Foods Market and urged the House Judiciary Committee to hold a hearing to examine the deal's potential impact on consumers. Making matters worse for... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Could Trump pardon himself? No president ever has, and legal opinions are mixedsay, could be challenged in the courts.Have pardons been controversial? Yes. A
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 hours ago
say, could be challenged in the courts.Have pardons been controversial? Yes. And that’s putting it mildly. In 1973, the House Judiciary Committee launched the impeachment process against Nixon for his involvement in Watergate. He resigned in... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Could Trump pardon himself? No president ever has, and legal opinions are mixedsay, could be challenged in the courts.Have pardons been controversial? Yes. A
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 13 hours ago
say, could be challenged in the courts.Have pardons been controversial? Yes. And that’s putting it mildly. In 1973, the House Judiciary Committee launched the impeachment process against Nixon for his involvement in Watergate. He resigned in... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Trump's inquiry on pardon power raises questions about pardoning himself: a Q&Awas not binding and could be challenged in the courts. Q: Have pardons been co
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
was not binding and could be challenged in the courts. Q: Have pardons been controversial? A: Yes. In 1973, the House Judiciary Committee launched the impeachment process against Nixon for his involvement in Watergate. He resigned in... Read more
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Boston Globe
From Andrew Johnson to Nixon, Massachusetts has historic impeachment rolewhen it became clear he would not receive a preemptive pardon for any additiona
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
when it became clear he would not receive a preemptive pardon for any additional perjury before going before the House Judiciary Committee, according to Werlich. “This whole nefarious plot fell apart,” he wrote. The House voted along... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump's leading lawyer on Russia backs away after spokesman quitsthe position of FBI Director after Trump fired James Comey. Corallo is a longt
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
the position of FBI Director after Trump fired James Comey. Corallo is a longtime Republican aide who cut his teeth as a House Judiciary Committee aide during the impeachment of Bill Clinton. He is reportedly close to Mueller. RESIGNED: Mark... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
An unchecked presidency is a danger to the Republicdifferences between Congress’ response in 1973 and our response today are stark
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
differences between Congress’ response in 1973 and our response today are stark — and, frankly, disappointing. In 1973, the House Judiciary Committee had a serious and bipartisan response, subpoenaing and eventually releasing the Watergate tapes.... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Amazon's Phone-Charging Robot Will Spare You The Indignity Of Talking To StrangersCivilline, has voiced concerns about Amazon's $13.7 billion plan to buy Whole F
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
Civilline, has voiced concerns about Amazon's $13.7 billion plan to buy Whole Foods Market and requested in a letter to the House Judiciary Committee a hearing to examine the deal's potential impact on consumers – the first stirrings of what could... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Sessions Doesn't Plan To Step Down After Trump Criticismsomebody to take an action, he would make that quite clear." In response to Tr
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 2 days ago
somebody to take an action, he would make that quite clear." In response to Trump's latest comments, Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee again asked the chair to hold hearings with Justice Department leaders over "the damage being done"... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Sessions Doesn't Plan To Step Down After Trump Criticismsomebody to take an action, he would make that quite clear." In response to Tr
KGTV San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
somebody to take an action, he would make that quite clear." In response to Trump's latest comments, Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee again asked the chair to hold hearings with Justice Department leaders over "the damage being done"... Read more
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Breitbart
Putin-funded Company John Podesta Received 75,000 Shares from Has Collapsedthis month during a heated Fox Business interview with Maria Bartiromo. In Mar
Breitbart / Posted 2 days ago
this month during a heated Fox Business interview with Maria Bartiromo. In March, Rep. Louie Gohmert, who sits on the House Judiciary Committee, called on Congress to probe Podesta’s role in the Russia-funded firm, saying it “certainly needs... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Donald Trump Jr to testify before US Senate over Russia tiesAl Green has joined me in filing Articles of Impeachment against Donald J. Trum
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
Al Green has joined me in filing Articles of Impeachment against Donald J. Trump. "We now begin the effort to force the House Judiciary Committee to hold hearings on Obstruction of Justice and Russian interference in our election. He added:... Read more
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The Hill
Graham, Durbin revive bill to help 'Dreamers'official added that the White House is "working with Congress on a number of ke
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
official added that the White House is "working with Congress on a number of key pieces of legislation, including with [House Judiciary Committee] Chairman [Bob] Goodlatte [R-Va.] on a series of enforcement measures as well as with Sens. [Tom]... Read more
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The Washington Times
‘Impeach Trump’ in 10 easy steps — latest leftist lunacy3 of the Constitution. Just in case. Or, as he put it: “It may come in handy.
The Washington Times / Posted 3 days ago
3 of the Constitution. Just in case. Or, as he put it: “It may come in handy.” “Step 1,” Reich wrote. “It starts in the House Judiciary Committee, when a majority of the member vote in favor of what’s called an ‘inquiry of impeachment’... Read more
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NBC News
Democrats call on Trump vote fraud panel co-chair to step downfirst public meeting Wednesday morning. Attendees at a voting rights forum, wh
NBC News / Posted 4 days ago
first public meeting Wednesday morning. Attendees at a voting rights forum, which included 15 Democratic members of the House Judiciary Committee as well as state election officials, privacy and civil rights advocates, laid out concerns... Read more
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Fortune
Silicon Valley Is Oddly Quiet About Congress's Internet Surveillance Debateand staff attorney at the Knight First Amendment Institute at Columbia Universi
Fortune / Posted 4 days ago
and staff attorney at the Knight First Amendment Institute at Columbia University. A bipartisan group of lawmakers in the House Judiciary Committee is not expected to introduce such legislation until after Congress returns from its August... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin held second secret meeting at G20 summitAl Green has joined me in filing Articles of Impeachment against Donald J. Trum
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
Al Green has joined me in filing Articles of Impeachment against Donald J. Trump. "We now begin the effort to force the House Judiciary Committee to hold hearings on Obstruction of Justice and Russian interference in our election. He added:... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
The Russian whose lawyer met with Donald Trump Jr. bought $24M worth of Manhattan real estatelaundering case brought by Bharara was settled in May with the defendants agree
Crain's New York Business / Posted 4 days ago
laundering case brought by Bharara was settled in May with the defendants agreeing to pay $5.9 million. Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee sent a letter to Attorney General Jeff Sessions on July 12 asking why the Justice Department... Read more
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Reuters
Silicon Valley mostly quiet in internet surveillance debate in Congressand staff attorney at the Knight First Amendment Institute at Columbia Universi
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
and staff attorney at the Knight First Amendment Institute at Columbia University. A bipartisan group of lawmakers in the House Judiciary Committee is not expected to introduce such legislation until after Congress returns from its August... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Silicon Valley mostly quiet in internet surveillance debate in Congressand staff attorney at the Knight First Amendment Institute at Columbia Universi
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
and staff attorney at the Knight First Amendment Institute at Columbia University. A bipartisan group of lawmakers in the House Judiciary Committee is not expected to introduce such legislation until after Congress returns from its August... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
The Russian whose lawyer met with Donald Trump Jr. bought $24M worth of Manhattan real estatethe Southern District, Preet Bharara, was settled in May with the defendants ag
Crain's New York Business / Posted 4 days ago
the Southern District, Preet Bharara, was settled in May with the defendants agreeing to pay $5.9 million. Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee sent a letter to Attorney General Jeff Sessions on July 12 asking why the Justice Department... Read more
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The Hill
Labor union says Amazon-Whole Foods merger could lead to job automationsay could be damaging to workers and consumers both. Last Thursday, Rep. David
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
say could be damaging to workers and consumers both. Last Thursday, Rep. David Cicilline (D-R.I.) similarly called for the House Judiciary Committee to scrutinize the merger, noting that it “raises important questions concerning competition... Read more
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Slate
Has a Literal Smoking Gun Ever Been the “Smoking Gun” in a Criminal Case?The term caught on after New York Rep. Barber Conable said one of the Nixon tap
Slate / Posted 5 days ago
The term caught on after New York Rep. Barber Conable said one of the Nixon tapes “looked like a smoking gun” after the House Judiciary Committee released the transcript in August 1972. Explainer thanks retired New York Police Department... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Michigan marijuana campaign brings together activists, moneyed investors, tobacco dealersin Michigan, according to statements made to state lawmakers' committees and su
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 5 days ago
in Michigan, according to statements made to state lawmakers' committees and summarized in a memo filed with the state House Judiciary Committee in 2015 by the company's vice president, Paul Weisberger. Weisberger could not be reached Friday... Read more
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The Washington Times
Estimate of FISA intrusion halts under Trump administrationthis number, and the change in leadership has affected that,” she said. Rep. Z
The Washington Times / Posted 6 days ago
this number, and the change in leadership has affected that,” she said. Rep. Zoe Lofgren, a California Democrat on the House Judiciary Committee, said Congress deserves the answer. “We have gotten stonewalled now on a bipartisan basis,” she... Read more
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Breitbart
GOP Rep DeSantis Hints at an Investigation of Ben Rhodes, Supports Subpoenas for Comey Memoscommander in the Navy Reserves. Congressman Ron DeSantis is now a member of the
Breitbart / Posted 6 days ago
commander in the Navy Reserves. Congressman Ron DeSantis is now a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, the House Judiciary Committee, and the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, where he chairs the subcommittee on National... Read more
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WA Today
Amazon Antitrust Concerns Emerge in Washington and Wall Streetof a fight."A wave of consolidation US Representative David Cicilline wrote a
WA Today / Posted 6 days ago
of a fight."A wave of consolidation US Representative David Cicilline wrote a letter on Thursday to the chairman of the House Judiciary Committee requesting hearings about Amazon's Whole Foods acquisition, saying the deal was part of a wave of... Read more
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Al.com
Stunning breaking news: Alabama governor does ... goooton everything but doing the right thing by the people of Alabama. Turns out he
Al.com / Posted 6 days ago
on everything but doing the right thing by the people of Alabama. Turns out he had one of those, too. It was called the House Judiciary Committee, which was tasked with forcing his behind out of office, and would have impeached him if he hadn't... Read more
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Canberra Times
Amazon Antitrust Concerns Emerge in Washington and Wall Streetof a fight."A wave of consolidation US Representative David Cicilline wrote a
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
of a fight."A wave of consolidation US Representative David Cicilline wrote a letter on Thursday to the chairman of the House Judiciary Committee requesting hearings about Amazon's Whole Foods acquisition, saying the deal was part of a wave of... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Amazon Antitrust Concerns Emerge in Washington and Wall Streetof a fight."A wave of consolidation US Representative David Cicilline wrote a
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 days ago
of a fight."A wave of consolidation US Representative David Cicilline wrote a letter on Thursday to the chairman of the House Judiciary Committee requesting hearings about Amazon's Whole Foods acquisition, saying the deal was part of a wave of... Read more
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The Age
Amazon Antitrust Concerns Emerge in Washington and Wall Streetof a fight."A wave of consolidation US Representative David Cicilline wrote a
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
of a fight."A wave of consolidation US Representative David Cicilline wrote a letter on Thursday to the chairman of the House Judiciary Committee requesting hearings about Amazon's Whole Foods acquisition, saying the deal was part of a wave of... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Amazon Antitrust Concerns Emerge in Washington and Wall Streetof a fight."A wave of consolidation US Representative David Cicilline wrote a
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
of a fight."A wave of consolidation US Representative David Cicilline wrote a letter on Thursday to the chairman of the House Judiciary Committee requesting hearings about Amazon's Whole Foods acquisition, saying the deal was part of a wave of... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan marijuana campaign brings together activists, moneyed investors, tobacco dealersin Michigan, according to statements made to state lawmakers' committees and su
Detroit Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
in Michigan, according to statements made to state lawmakers' committees and summarized in a memo filed with the state House Judiciary Committee in 2015 by the company's vice president, Paul Weisberger. Weisberger could not be reached Friday... Read more
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The Hill
California 'sanctuary state' bill is illegal, but also ineffectiveviolating any federal law or making California ineligible for needed federal fu
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
violating any federal law or making California ineligible for needed federal funds. Nolan Rappaport was detailed to the House Judiciary Committee as an executive branch immigration law expert for three years; he subsequently served as an... Read more
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Op-Ed News
The 10 Steps to Impeach a President2 and 3 of the Constitution, and rules in the House and the Senate implementing
Op-Ed News / Posted 7 days ago
2 and 3 of the Constitution, and rules in the House and the Senate implementing those provisions. Step 1. It starts in the House Judiciary Committee, when a majority of the members vote in favor of what's called an "inquiry of impeachment"... Read more
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Breitbart
Hedge Fund Manager Claims Congress Considering ‘Antitrust Opposition’ Against Amazonon the House of Representative’s Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial
Breitbart / Posted 7 days ago
on the House of Representative’s Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law, sent a letter to the House Judiciary Committee calling for a hearing over Amazon’s purchase of Whole Foods. “Congress has a responsibility to... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Whole Foods deal sparks call for Amazon antitrust scrutinyof a fight.” U.S. Rep. David Cicilline, a Democrat from Rhode Island, on Thurs
The Seattle Times / Posted 7 days ago
of a fight.” U.S. Rep. David Cicilline, a Democrat from Rhode Island, on Thursday wrote a letter to the chairman of the House Judiciary Committee requesting hearings on Amazon’s Whole Foods acquisition, saying the deal was part of a wave of... Read more
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Raw Story
Robert Reich explains how to impeach a president in 10 simple steps2 and 3 of the Constitution, and rules in the House and the Senate implementing
Raw Story / Posted 8 days ago
2 and 3 of the Constitution, and rules in the House and the Senate implementing those provisions. Step 1. It starts in the House Judiciary Committee, when a majority of the member vote in favor of what’s called an “inquiry of impeachment”... Read more
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Business Standard India
US lawmaker calls for hearing on Amazon's $13.7 bn plan to buy Whole Foodsmeal-kit companies. US Representative David Cicilline requested the hearing on
Business Standard India / Posted 8 days ago
meal-kit companies. US Representative David Cicilline requested the hearing on Thursday in a letter to the chair of the House Judiciary Committee and the subcommittee chairman. Shares of Amazon were up 0.3 percent in mid-morning trading on... Read more
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Daily Mail
U.S. lawmaker calls for hearing on Amazon's Whole Foods dealfor $13.7 billion U.S. Representative David Cicilline requested the hearing on
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
for $13.7 billion U.S. Representative David Cicilline requested the hearing on Thursday in a letter to the chair of the House Judiciary Committee and the subcommittee chairman Shares of Amazon were up .3 percent in mid-morning trading on... Read more
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Raw Story
Want to impeach Donald Trump? Here are the 10 steps to follow2 and 3 of the Constitution, and rules in the House and the Senate implementing
Raw Story / Posted 8 days ago
2 and 3 of the Constitution, and rules in the House and the Senate implementing those provisions. Step 1. It starts in the House Judiciary Committee, when a majority of the member vote in favor of what’s called an “inquiry of impeachment”... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Congress Begins To Ask If Amazon Is Getting Too Big, Antitrust Hearing CalledDavid Civilline, voiced concerns about Amazon's $13.7 billion plan to buy Whole
Zero Hedge / Posted 8 days ago
David Civilline, voiced concerns about Amazon's $13.7 billion plan to buy Whole Foods Market and in a letter to the House Judiciary Committee, Reuters reports that the antitrust specialist has requested a hearing to look into the deal's... Read more
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Newsmax
Amazon Antitrust Concerns Emerge in Washington and Wall StreetRepresentative David Cicilline, a Democrat from Rhode Island, on Thursday wrote
Newsmax / Posted 8 days ago
Representative David Cicilline, a Democrat from Rhode Island, on Thursday wrote a letter to the chairman of the House Judiciary Committee requesting hearings about Amazon’s Whole Foods acquisition, saying the deal was part of a wave of... Read more
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Raw Story
What to impeach Donald Trump? Here are the 10 steps to follow2 and 3 of the Constitution, and rules in the House and the Senate implementing
Raw Story / Posted 8 days ago
2 and 3 of the Constitution, and rules in the House and the Senate implementing those provisions. Step 1. It starts in the House Judiciary Committee, when a majority of the member vote in favor of what’s called an “inquiry of impeachment”... Read more
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CBS News
House Democrats launch effort to force floor votes on Russiaon or after July 21, 2016 that relate to modyifying, waiving, terminating or re
CBS News / Posted 8 days ago
on or after July 21, 2016 that relate to modyifying, waiving, terminating or revoking sanctions on Russia Forces the House Judiciary Committee to take up issues involving conflicts of interest and possible collusion with Russia by Trump... Read more
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CNBC
Another Congressman is sounding alarms about the Amazon-Whole Foods dealplans would "put pressure" on local businesses. A spokesman for Amazon decline
CNBC / Posted 8 days ago
plans would "put pressure" on local businesses. A spokesman for Amazon declined comment. Meanwhile, a spokeswoman for the House Judiciary Committee, which oversees competition issues, said it had no hearing scheduled at this time. A spokesman for... Read more
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EuroNews
U.S. lawmaker calls for hearing on Amazon purchase of Whole Foodspounds) deal was announced last month, and Cicilline requested the hearing on T
EuroNews / Posted 8 days ago
pounds) deal was announced last month, and Cicilline requested the hearing on Thursday in a letter to the chair of the House Judiciary Committee and the subcommittee chairman. “Amazon’s proposed purchase of Whole Foods could impact... Read more
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The Hill
House Dems plan to force Russia votesenough with oversight of the administration. The resolution, offered by Rep. P
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
enough with oversight of the administration. The resolution, offered by Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D-Wash.), will go to the House Judiciary Committee for consideration. Other resolutions unveiled on Friday would demand documents regarding: any... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US lawmaker calls for hearing on Amazon purchase of Whole Foodsbillion deal was announced last month, and Cicilline requested the hearing on T
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
billion deal was announced last month, and Cicilline requested the hearing on Thursday in a letter to the chair of the House Judiciary Committee and the subcommittee chairman. "Amazon’s proposed purchase of Whole Foods could impact... Read more
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