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Op-Ed News
Environmentalists Urge Democrats to Join Sanders in Opposing Dirty Energy Billpublic lands, and energy efficiency provisions. Some senators also see it as an
Op-Ed News / Posted 5 hours ago
public lands, and energy efficiency provisions. Some senators also see it as an opportunity to work across the aisle. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI), often considered one of the Senate's major advocates for the environment, told Bloomberg: "There's... Read more
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Dover Post
Government Accountability Office to examine board member selection processThe U.S. Government Accountability Office accepted a request from lawmakers, le
Dover Post / Posted yesterday
The U.S. Government Accountability Office accepted a request from lawmakers, led by Sens. Sheldon Whitehouse, D-Rhode Island, and Tom Carper, D-Delaware, to review the Environmental Protection Agency’s process for selecting federal advisory committee... Read more
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Smyrna Clayton Sun Times
Government Accountability Office to examine board member selection processThe U.S. Government Accountability Office accepted a request from lawmakers, le
Smyrna Clayton Sun Times / Posted yesterday
The U.S. Government Accountability Office accepted a request from lawmakers, led by Sens. Sheldon Whitehouse, D-Rhode Island, and Tom Carper, D-Delaware, to review the Environmental Protection Agency’s process for selecting federal advisory committee... Read more
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The Washington Times
John Bush, Trump’s 6th Circuit Court pick, confirmed by the Senatestatement of his views on the constitutionality of women’s‘ reproductive rights
The Washington Times / Posted 2 days ago
statement of his views on the constitutionality of women’s‘ reproductive rights we have heard,” Mr. Blumenthal said. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, Rhode Island Democrat, called Mr. Bush a “freak.” Democrats have accused Mr. Bush of promoting the idea... Read more
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Roll Call
New FBI Director Expected to Be Confirmed Before August RecessCommittee, said that he takes Wray at his word about the significance of the Bu
Roll Call / Posted 2 days ago
Committee, said that he takes Wray at his word about the significance of the Bureau maintaining its independence. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse echoed that sentiment. “It was vital that Mr. Wray make clear his allegiance is to the rule of law, the... Read more
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FOX Business
Trump's son, close associates to appear before Senatehe should have told me before he took the job and I would have picked somebody
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
he should have told me before he took the job and I would have picked somebody else,” Trump said in the interview. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, a Democratic member of the Judiciary Committee, said the committee's hearing would enable the panel to... Read more
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FOX Business
Trump's son, close associates to appear before Senatehe should have told me before he took the job and I would have picked somebody
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
he should have told me before he took the job and I would have picked somebody else,” Trump said in the interview. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, a Democratic member of the Judiciary Committee, said the committee's hearing would enable the panel to... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Trump's son, close associates to appear before US Senatehe should have told me before he took the job and I would have picked somebody
Bdnews24.com / Posted 2 days ago
he should have told me before he took the job and I would have picked somebody else,” Trump said in the interview. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, a Democratic member of the Judiciary Committee, said the committee's hearing would enable the panel to... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
US President’s son Trump Jr, son-in-law Jared Kushner to appear before US Senate in Russia probehe should have told me before he took the job and I would have picked somebody
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
he should have told me before he took the job and I would have picked somebody else,” Trump said in the interview. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, a Democratic member of the Judiciary Committee, said the committee’s hearing would enable the panel to... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Trump’s son, close associates to appear before US Senatehe should have told me before he took the job and I would have picked somebody
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
he should have told me before he took the job and I would have picked somebody else,” Trump said in the interview. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, a Democratic member of the Judiciary Committee, said the committee’s hearing would enable the panel to... Read more
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Aljazeera
Trump campaign inner circle called before US senatehe should have told me before he took the job and I would have picked somebody
Aljazeera / Posted 2 days ago
he should have told me before he took the job and I would have picked somebody else,” Trump said in the interview. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, a Democratic member of the Judiciary Committee, said the committee's hearing would enable the panel to... Read more
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The Economic Times
Donald Trump's son, close associates to appear before US Senatehe should have told me before he took the job and I would have picked somebody
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
he should have told me before he took the job and I would have picked somebody else," Trump said in the interview. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, a Democratic member of the Judiciary Committee, said the committee's hearing would enable the panel to... Read more
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Fortune
Trump's Son and Close Associates Will Appear Before the U.S. Senatehe should have told me before he took the job and I would have picked somebody
Fortune / Posted 2 days ago
he should have told me before he took the job and I would have picked somebody else,” Trump said in the interview. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, a Democratic member of the Judiciary Committee, said the committee's hearing would enable the panel to... Read more
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Canberra Times
White House adviser Jared Kushner to testify before Senate on Russia linkshas said it will issue sub-poenas, if necessary, to obtain information from Mr
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
has said it will issue sub-poenas, if necessary, to obtain information from Mr Manafort and Mr Trump jnr. ​Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, a Democratic member of the Judiciary Committee, said the hearing would enable the panel to begin to get... Read more
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Swissinfo
Trump's son, close associates to appear before U.S. Senatehe should have told me before he took the job and I would have picked somebody
Swissinfo / Posted 3 days ago
he should have told me before he took the job and I would have picked somebody else,” Trump said in the interview. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, a Democratic member of the Judiciary Committee, said the committee's hearing would enable the panel to... Read more
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dna
Trump's son, close associates to appear before U.S. Senatehe should have told me before he took the job and I would have picked somebody
dna / Posted 3 days ago
he should have told me before he took the job and I would have picked somebody else," Trump said in the interview. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, a Democratic member of the Judiciary Committee, said the committee's hearing would enable the panel to... Read more
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Brisbane Times
White House adviser Jared Kushner to testify before Senate on Russia linkshas said it will issue sub-poenas, if necessary, to obtain information from Mr
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
has said it will issue sub-poenas, if necessary, to obtain information from Mr Manafort and Mr Trump jnr. ​Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, a Democratic member of the Judiciary Committee, said the hearing would enable the panel to begin to get... Read more
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DW
Donald Trump's son, ex-campaign manager called to testify next week |outcome of last year's presidential election, as well as possible collusion wit
DW / Posted 3 days ago
outcome of last year's presidential election, as well as possible collusion with the Trump campaign. Democratic Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, who is a member of the Judiciary Committee, told CNN that the hearing - set to begin at 10 a.m. local... Read more
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WA Today
White House adviser Jared Kushner to testify before Senate on Russia linkshas said it will issue sub-poenas, if necessary, to obtain information from Mr
WA Today / Posted 3 days ago
has said it will issue sub-poenas, if necessary, to obtain information from Mr Manafort and Mr Trump jnr. ​Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, a Democratic member of the Judiciary Committee, said the hearing would enable the panel to begin to get... Read more
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The Age
White House adviser Jared Kushner to testify before Senate on Russia linkshas said it will issue sub-poenas, if necessary, to obtain information from Mr
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
has said it will issue sub-poenas, if necessary, to obtain information from Mr Manafort and Mr Trump jnr. ​Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, a Democratic member of the Judiciary Committee, said the hearing would enable the panel to begin to get... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
White House adviser Jared Kushner to testify before Senate on Russia linkshas said it will issue sub-poenas, if necessary, to obtain information from Mr
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
has said it will issue sub-poenas, if necessary, to obtain information from Mr Manafort and Mr Trump jnr. ​Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, a Democratic member of the Judiciary Committee, said the hearing would enable the panel to begin to get... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Trump's inner circle scheduled to testify about meeting with Russian lawyermark the first time that members of Donald Trump's inner circle will be questio
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
mark the first time that members of Donald Trump's inner circle will be questioned about the Russian interference. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, a Democratic member of the Judiciary Committee, said the hearing would enable the panel to begin to get... Read more
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Swissinfo
Trump Jr., Kushner, Manafort to appear before U.S. Senateto rest." The Judiciary Committee announced Trump Jr. and Manafort's appearanc
Swissinfo / Posted 3 days ago
to rest." The Judiciary Committee announced Trump Jr. and Manafort's appearance in a statement on its website. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, a Democratic member of the Judiciary Committee, said the hearing would enable the panel to begin to get... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Donald Trump Jr., Jared Kushner, Paul Manafort to appear before...to rest." The Judiciary Committee announced Trump Jr. and Manafort's appearanc
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
to rest." The Judiciary Committee announced Trump Jr. and Manafort's appearance in a statement on its website. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, a Democratic member of the Judiciary Committee, said the hearing would enable the panel to begin to get... Read more
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Breitbart
Susan Rice Postpones Testifying to Congress on Unmasking Trump Officialsto the Senate Judiciary Committee, with her lawyer arguing that the request to
Breitbart / Posted 3 days ago
to the Senate Judiciary Committee, with her lawyer arguing that the request to testify was not bipartisan. Ranking Member Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) contacted Rice and told her he objected to it, reportedly leading her to reject the request. Power... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
US senator criticizes Pruitt in Oklahoma ethics probeanswers, evasiveness, and stonewalling" had stymied the committee's ability to
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
answers, evasiveness, and stonewalling" had stymied the committee's ability to provide oversight of the agency, Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse of Rhode Island wrote in a letter containing information about an ethics complaint against Pruitt being... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
US senator criticizes Pruitt in Oklahoma ethics probePruitt says Oklahoma's former attorney general presented "inconsistent and cont
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 4 days ago
Pruitt says Oklahoma's former attorney general presented "inconsistent and contradictory statements" to the panel. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse of Rhode Island made the comments in a letter Tuesday about an ethics complaint against Pruitt being... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
US senator criticizes Pruitt in Oklahoma ethics probePruitt says Oklahoma's former attorney general presented "inconsistent and cont
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 4 days ago
Pruitt says Oklahoma's former attorney general presented "inconsistent and contradictory statements" to the panel. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse of Rhode Island made the comments in a letter Tuesday about an ethics complaint against Pruitt being... Read more
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Boston Globe
New England news in briefto discuss their opposition to the Trump administration’s revised health care b
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
to discuss their opposition to the Trump administration’s revised health care bill.Democratic U.S. Senators Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse and Representatives Jim Langevin and David Cicilline are expected to gather with the health professionals... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Here are the country's most and least popular senatorsFlake and John McCain saw 14-point and 12-point drops, respectively, while Rhod
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
Flake and John McCain saw 14-point and 12-point drops, respectively, while Rhode Island's Democratic senators Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse both took 20-point hits. Three Republicans — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, Flake, and McCain —... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Here are the country's most and least popular senatorsFlake and John McCain saw 14-point and 12-point drops, respectively, while Rhod
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 days ago
Flake and John McCain saw 14-point and 12-point drops, respectively, while Rhode Island's Democratic senators Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse both took 20-point hits. Three Republicans — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, Flake, and McCain —... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
US celebrates July Fourth with parades, fireworks, hot dogsyou are friends, you have the right to criticize." SENATORS CELEBRATE FOURTH W
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 8 days ago
you are friends, you have the right to criticize." SENATORS CELEBRATE FOURTH WITH TROOPS ABROAD Rhode Island U.S. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse says it was emotional and inspiring to spend July Fourth with troops in Afghanistan. Sen. John McCain, an... Read more
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The Hindu
Trump urged to reconsider Paris Agreement withdrawalby Senator Ben Cardin, Ranking Member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
by Senator Ben Cardin, Ranking Member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, the letter was signed among others by Sheldon Whitehouse, Tom Udall, Jeanne Shaheen, Jeff Merkley, Al Franken, Chris Coons, Brian Schatz, Ed Markey and Cory... Read more
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The Washington Times
Mothers, children rally on Capitol Hill for cleaner aira 36 percent reduction. Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick, Pennsylvania Republican, and D
The Washington Times / Posted 8 days ago
a 36 percent reduction. Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick, Pennsylvania Republican, and Democratic Sens. Jeff Merkley of Oregon and Sheldon Whitehouse of Rhode Island showed up at the play-in, lending their support for Moms Clean Air Force. Mr. Fitzpatrick... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Africa/Global - Following the Moneymoney laundering and terrorist financing — the abuse of anonymous shell compani
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
money laundering and terrorist financing — the abuse of anonymous shell companies. The senate bill is sponsored by Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) along with Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Charles Grassley (R-IA) and Ranking Member Dianne... Read more
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The Washington Times
Donald Trump judge pick for Rhode Island opposed by state’s Democratic senatorsabout nominees from their home states. But the vacancy in Rhode Island has pro
The Washington Times / Posted 10 days ago
about nominees from their home states. But the vacancy in Rhode Island has proved to be a hurdle, with Sens. Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse saying they already have a nominee in mind — the same person President Obama picked, but whose nomination... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
The Energy 202: Trump gets the chance to make his coal rhetoric realityhis bill-signing hand where his mouth has been. On Wednesday, Sens. Heidi Heit
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
his bill-signing hand where his mouth has been. On Wednesday, Sens. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D.; Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va.; Sheldon Whitehouse, D-R.I., and John Barrasso, R-Wyo., will introduce a bill to strength tax credits for "carbon capture and... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Kushner under fire for role in meeting after Trump Jr. email releaseVladimir Putin retaliated against the sanctions by banning the adoption of Russ
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 10 days ago
Vladimir Putin retaliated against the sanctions by banning the adoption of Russian children by American citizens. But Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, a Democrat on the Senate Judiciary committee, told CNN that the new details — particularly those related... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Kushner under fire for role in Trump Jr. meetingVladimir Putin retaliated against the sanctions by banning the adoption of Russ
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 10 days ago
Vladimir Putin retaliated against the sanctions by banning the adoption of Russian children by American citizens. But Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, a Democrat on the Senate Judiciary committee, told CNN that the new details -- particularly those related... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Kushner under fire for role in Trump Jr. meetingVladimir Putin retaliated against the sanctions by banning the adoption of Russ
KECI Missoula / Posted 10 days ago
Vladimir Putin retaliated against the sanctions by banning the adoption of Russian children by American citizens. But Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, a Democrat on the Senate Judiciary committee, told CNN that the new details -- particularly those related... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Kushner under fire for role in meeting after Trump Jr. email releaseVladimir Putin retaliated against the sanctions by banning the adoption of Russ
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 10 days ago
Vladimir Putin retaliated against the sanctions by banning the adoption of Russian children by American citizens. But Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, a Democrat on the Senate Judiciary committee, told CNN that the new details -- particularly those related... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Kushner under fire for role in meeting after Trump Jr. email releaseVladimir Putin retaliated against the sanctions by banning the adoption of Russ
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 10 days ago
Vladimir Putin retaliated against the sanctions by banning the adoption of Russian children by American citizens. But Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, a Democrat on the Senate Judiciary committee, told CNN that the new details -- particularly those related... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Kushner under fire for role in meeting after Trump Jr. email releaseVladimir Putin retaliated against the sanctions by banning the adoption of Russ
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 10 days ago
Vladimir Putin retaliated against the sanctions by banning the adoption of Russian children by American citizens. But Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, a Democrat on the Senate Judiciary committee, told CNN that the new details -- particularly those related... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Kushner under fire for role in Trump Jr. meetingVladimir Putin retaliated against the sanctions by banning the adoption of Russ
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 10 days ago
Vladimir Putin retaliated against the sanctions by banning the adoption of Russian children by American citizens. But Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, a Democrat on the Senate Judiciary committee, told CNN that the new details -- particularly those related... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Kushner under fire for role in meeting after Trump Jr. email releaseVladimir Putin retaliated against the sanctions by banning the adoption of Russ
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 10 days ago
Vladimir Putin retaliated against the sanctions by banning the adoption of Russian children by American citizens. But Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, a Democrat on the Senate Judiciary committee, told CNN that the new details -- particularly those related... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Kushner under fire for role in Trump Jr. meetingVladimir Putin retaliated against the sanctions by banning the adoption of Russ
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 10 days ago
Vladimir Putin retaliated against the sanctions by banning the adoption of Russian children by American citizens. But Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, a Democrat on the Senate Judiciary committee, told CNN that the new details -- particularly those related... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Kushner under fire for role in Trump Jr. meetingVladimir Putin retaliated against the sanctions by banning the adoption of Russ
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 10 days ago
Vladimir Putin retaliated against the sanctions by banning the adoption of Russian children by American citizens. But Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, a Democrat on the Senate Judiciary committee, told CNN that the new details -- particularly those related... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Kushner under fire for role in meeting after Trump Jr. email releaseVladimir Putin retaliated against the sanctions by banning the adoption of Russ
KIVI Boise / Posted 10 days ago
Vladimir Putin retaliated against the sanctions by banning the adoption of Russian children by American citizens. But Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, a Democrat on the Senate Judiciary committee, told CNN that the new details -- particularly those related... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Kushner under fire for role in meeting after Trump Jr. email releaseVladimir Putin retaliated against the sanctions by banning the adoption of Russ
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 10 days ago
Vladimir Putin retaliated against the sanctions by banning the adoption of Russian children by American citizens. But Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, a Democrat on the Senate Judiciary committee, told CNN that the new details -- particularly those related... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Kushner under fire for role in meeting after Trump Jr. email releaseVladimir Putin retaliated against the sanctions by banning the adoption of Russ
KGTV San Diego / Posted 10 days ago
Vladimir Putin retaliated against the sanctions by banning the adoption of Russian children by American citizens. But Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, a Democrat on the Senate Judiciary committee, told CNN that the new details -- particularly those related... Read more
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