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Salon.com
How Breitbart media’s disinformation created the paranoid, fact-averse nation that elected Trumpon Right-wing media evolved into a hall of mirrors in 2016, when Breitbart dis
Salon.com / Posted an hour ago
on Right-wing media evolved into a hall of mirrors in 2016, when Breitbart displaced Fox News as the key agenda-setting and attack-leading epicenter of a disinformation-filled, paranoid ecosystem promoting Donald Trump and his pro-white America... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Spicer's Most Memorable Moments as WH Press SecretaryOn Trump's first full day in office, Spicer lambasted journalists over coverage
NBC Chicago / Posted 3 hours ago
On Trump's first full day in office, Spicer lambasted journalists over coverage of the crowd size at the inauguration and stormed out of the briefing room without answering questions. Spicer: 'Our Intention is Never to Lie to You' Several... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Spicer's Most Memorable Moments as WH Press SecretaryOn Trump's first full day in office, Spicer lambasted journalists over coverage
NBC Connecticut / Posted 4 hours ago
On Trump's first full day in office, Spicer lambasted journalists over coverage of the crowd size at the inauguration and stormed out of the briefing room without answering questions. Spicer: 'Our Intention is Never to Lie to You' Several... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Spicer's Most Memorable Moments as WH Press SecretaryOn Trump's first full day in office, Spicer lambasted journalists over coverage
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 5 hours ago
On Trump's first full day in office, Spicer lambasted journalists over coverage of the crowd size at the inauguration and stormed out of the briefing room without answering questions. Spicer: 'Our Intention is Never to Lie to You' Several... Read more
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NBC New York
Spicer's Most Memorable Moments as WH Press SecretaryOn Trump's first full day in office, Spicer lambasted journalists over coverage
NBC New York / Posted 5 hours ago
On Trump's first full day in office, Spicer lambasted journalists over coverage of the crowd size at the inauguration and stormed out of the briefing room without answering questions. Spicer: 'Our Intention is Never to Lie to You' Several... Read more
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NBC Washington
Spicer's Most Memorable Moments as WH Press SecretaryOn Trump's first full day in office, Spicer lambasted journalists over coverage
NBC Washington / Posted 5 hours ago
On Trump's first full day in office, Spicer lambasted journalists over coverage of the crowd size at the inauguration and stormed out of the briefing room without answering questions. Spicer: 'Our Intention is Never to Lie to You' Several... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Spicer's Most Memorable Moments as WH Press SecretaryOn Trump's first full day in office, Spicer lambasted journalists over coverage
NBC Bay Area / Posted 5 hours ago
On Trump's first full day in office, Spicer lambasted journalists over coverage of the crowd size at the inauguration and stormed out of the briefing room without answering questions. Spicer: 'Our Intention is Never to Lie to You' Several... Read more
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ABC News
Notable moments from Sean Spicer's tenure as press secretaryhis role was to speak on the president's behalf, Spicer often made headlines fo
ABC News / Posted 5 hours ago
his role was to speak on the president's behalf, Spicer often made headlines for his own words when he made missteps, and for the absence of words -- regularly conceding that he did not know the answers to reporters' questions or that he would... Read more
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The News & Observer
Who is Anthony Scaramucci, the White House hire who prompted Spicer to resign?resigned anyway. So who is Anthony Scaramucci? Most recently, he joined the E
The News & Observer / Posted 5 hours ago
resigned anyway. So who is Anthony Scaramucci? Most recently, he joined the Export-Import Bank as a senior vice president and chief strategy officer on June 19. But during the 2016 presidential election he was a major Republican donor, first to... Read more
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NBC Miami
Spicer's Most Memorable Moments as WH Press SecretaryOn Trump's first full day in office, Spicer lambasted journalists over coverage
NBC Miami / Posted 5 hours ago
On Trump's first full day in office, Spicer lambasted journalists over coverage of the crowd size at the inauguration and stormed out of the briefing room without answering questions. Spicer: 'Our Intention is Never to Lie to You' Several... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Steve Bannon In "Self-Imposed Exile" After Disputes With Trump's Inner Circleto the assertion or if it was just a clever attempt to sow discord in the White
Zero Hedge / Posted 8 hours ago
to the assertion or if it was just a clever attempt to sow discord in the White House. Here's what we said previously in a post entitled "Is Steve Bannon 'The Great Manipulator' Or Is It All Just More 'Fake News'". Various mainstream media outlets... Read more
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News.com.au
Trump legal team suddenly quitAttorney General Jeff Sessions on Thursday brushed off sharp criticism from Pre
News.com.au / Posted 9 hours ago
Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Thursday brushed off sharp criticism from President Donald Trump, saying he loves his job and plans to continue serving. Trump on Wednesday said he would not have appointed Jeff Sessions as attorney general if he... Read more
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CNBC
This drug maker spends big in Washington to make itself hearddrug with limited evidence of effectiveness. This year, the company left the i
CNBC / Posted 9 hours ago
drug with limited evidence of effectiveness. This year, the company left the industry trade group Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America, or PhRMA, after the group threatened to kick out companies that did not spend enough on... Read more
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NBC News
Sanders says his wife did nothing wrong. What's this about?Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders has been getting asked a lot lately about something
NBC News / Posted 10 hours ago
Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders has been getting asked a lot lately about something that happened seven years ago — a complicated 2010 land deal involving a small Vermont college run at the time by his wife, Jane. The reason Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., has... Read more
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ABC News
All the president’s men line up against special prosecutorWHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW TODAY Trump has also been asking about his authority to
ABC News / Posted 13 hours ago
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW TODAY Trump has also been asking about his authority to pardon his associates, his family and even himself, The Washington Post said. And the tension will continue: After Trump criticized him in the New York Times interview,... Read more
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Salon.com
A short history of the right-wing politics of Sinclair BroadcastingGroup, the country’s largest operator of local television stations, is in the p
Salon.com / Posted 16 hours ago
Group, the country’s largest operator of local television stations, is in the process of buying Tribune Media. Sinclair and its affiliates have a history of airing conservative-leaning reporting and commentary, and its executives have donated to... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump 'asks about pardon powers' for Russia probeTrump 'asks about pardon powers': President is 'looking in to how he can protec
Daily Mail / Posted 20 hours ago
Trump 'asks about pardon powers': President is 'looking in to how he can protect himself, his family and his business from Russia probe and is digging up dirt on Mueller to discredit the investigation' The Washington Post claims President Trump... Read more
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Business Insider
Goldman Sachs could be about to tighten its stranglehold on global marketscentral banking, but there’s so much other stuff going on that hardly anyone is
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
central banking, but there’s so much other stuff going on that hardly anyone is paying attention. Thankfully, my colleague and fellow long-time Fed-watcher Simon Kennedy at Bloomberg was on the case after Politico reported Donald Trump is ready to... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"No-Vol Nirvana": World Stocks Hit Record High For 10th Consecutive Dayextended their biggest gain in a week while Asian equities maintained their ral
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
extended their biggest gain in a week while Asian equities maintained their rally. Microsoft, Blackstone, Philip Morris and Ebay are among companies reporting earnings. Initial jobless claims data due. Traders, so mostly algos, are riding a... Read more
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Breitbart
Breitbart’s Boyle: Our Goal Is the ‘Elimination of the Entire Mainstream Media’Matthew Boyle, Breitbart News’ Washington Political Editor, gave a speech entit
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
Matthew Boyle, Breitbart News’ Washington Political Editor, gave a speech entitled “Combating Fake News: Replacing Establishment Media” at the Heritage Foundation in Washington on Wednesday. “The goal eventually is the full destruction and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Jared to get Senate Russia grilling next week, Don Jr invited to talkby Senate Intel panel next week on notorious Trump Tower meeting with the Russi
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
by Senate Intel panel next week on notorious Trump Tower meeting with the Russians as Judiciary Committee calls Don Jr. and Manafort to testify Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner is set to appear before the Senate Intelligence Committee His... Read more
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Boston Globe
July 19, 2017NOT THE BEST OPENING CLAUSE FOR A PRESIDENT, OR ANY POL, via David Nakamura of
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
NOT THE BEST OPENING CLAUSE FOR A PRESIDENT, OR ANY POL, via David Nakamura of the Washington Post: “Hoping to avoid a humiliating political defeat, President Trump on Wednesday demanded that Republican senators resume their efforts to approve a plan... Read more
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Salon.com
Jeff Sessions’ expanded civil asset forfeiture policy is even being blasted by conservativesdrug trade. “We hope to issue this week a new directive on asset forfeiture —
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
drug trade. “We hope to issue this week a new directive on asset forfeiture — especially for drug traffickers. With care and professionalism, we plan to develop policies to increase forfeitures,” Sessions said in prepared remarks before the... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Eugene Robinson: The country deserves better -- much betterBY EUGENE ROBINSON WASHINGTON -- It's exhausting, I know, but don't let outrag
OregonLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
BY EUGENE ROBINSON WASHINGTON -- It's exhausting, I know, but don't let outrage fatigue numb you to the moral bankruptcy and gross incompetence of the Trump administration. This ugly departure from American norms and values must be opposed with... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
The Daily 202: Teflon Trump gets blamed less by base for Obamacare fail than Senate GOPas if he's not one of them, let alone the leader of the party, tweeting: "We w
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
as if he's not one of them, let alone the leader of the party, tweeting: "We were let down by all of the Democrats and a few Republicans. Most Republicans were loyal, terrific & worked really hard. We will return!" "With only a very small... Read more
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NBC News
Trump's Policies vs. Personalityfor Trump’s proposals to keep jobs in America as well as his aggressive respons
NBC News / Posted 2 days ago
for Trump’s proposals to keep jobs in America as well as his aggressive responses to North Korea's nuclear development and Syria's use of chemical weapons. But these same Americans give poor marks to Trump for his refusal to release his tax... Read more
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Daily Mail
'The president has confidence in Jared,' White House says of Kushnera disclosure form three times to add over 100 foreign contacts Among those lef
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
a disclosure form three times to add over 100 foreign contacts Among those left off was a meeting with a Russian lawyer and a Russian-American lobbyist who once served in a Soviet Army counterintelligence unit Executive authority over a... Read more
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Boston Globe
Globe CEO Doug Franklin steps downless than seven months into the job, citing strategic differences with publishe
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
less than seven months into the job, citing strategic differences with publisher John W. Henry, the owner of New England’s largest news organization. “While John Henry and I share similar passion and vision for the Globe, we have our... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
The Daily 202: After Senate bill falls apart, Republicans don't have the votes to repeal ObamacareJames Hohmann The Washington Post WASHINGTON - A last-gasp Hail Mary for full
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
James Hohmann The Washington Post WASHINGTON - A last-gasp Hail Mary for full repeal of Obamacare appears certain to fail. There are not the votes in either chamber of Congress. Mitch McConnell pulled the second draft of his health-care bill Monday... Read more
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Boston Globe
Globe CEO Doug Franklin steps downless than seven months into the job, citing strategic differences with publishe
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
less than seven months into the job, citing strategic differences with publisher John W. Henry, the owner of New England’s largest news organization. “While John Henry and I share similar passion and vision for the Globe, we have our... Read more
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NBC News
McConnell Lacks the VotesRepublican senators have already come out against repeal without an immediate r
NBC News / Posted 3 days ago
Republican senators have already come out against repeal without an immediate replacement. Sens. Jerry Moran of Kansas and Mike Lee of Utah set the chain of events in motion Monday night when they announced on Twitter that they both would... Read more
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Daily Mail
'Let Obamacare fail!' Trump promises eventual replacementtwo years, giving lawmakers time to craft a new system Trump said Monday night
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
two years, giving lawmakers time to craft a new system Trump said Monday night that the GOP should repeal Obamacare first and 'start from a clean slate' But now he's also predicting that even without a 'repeal' vote the current system will fail... Read more
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Newsweek
'Devil's Bargain' is an addictive (if not definitive) Steve Bannon takedown2015: “This Man Is the Most Dangerous Political Operative in America: Steve Ban
Newsweek / Posted 3 days ago
2015: “This Man Is the Most Dangerous Political Operative in America: Steve Bannon runs the new vast right-wing conspiracy—and he wants to take down both Hillary Clinton and Jeb Bush.” The title must have seemed ridiculous back then, when many were... Read more
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Philly.com
After Senate bill falls apart, Republicans don't have the votes to repeal ObamacareWASHINGTON – A last-gasp Hail Mary for full repeal of Obamacare appears certain
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
WASHINGTON – A last-gasp Hail Mary for full repeal of Obamacare appears certain to fail. There are not the votes in either chamber of Congress. Mitch McConnell pulled the second draft of his health-care bill Monday night after two more Republican... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
EUGENE ROBINSON: The country deserves betterIt’s exhausting, I know, but don’t let outrage fatigue numb you to the moral ba
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 3 days ago
It’s exhausting, I know, but don’t let outrage fatigue numb you to the moral bankruptcy and gross incompetence of the Trump administration. This ugly departure from American norms and values must be opposed with sustained passion — and with the... Read more
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International Business Times
Cyberheist suspects charged for selling hacked weapons software to Iranian government (17 July) in an indictment by the US Department of Justice (DoJ) after allegedl
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
(17 July) in an indictment by the US Department of Justice (DoJ) after allegedly hacking into private computer networks and selling stolen weapons software to Iran. Mohammed Saeed Ajily, 35, and Mohammed Reza Rezakhah, 39, are being sought for... Read more
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Business Standard India
Who is the mysterious Russian lobbyist who met Donald Trump Jr?When Donald Trump Jr., his brother-in-law and his father’s campaign chairman sa
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
When Donald Trump Jr., his brother-in-law and his father’s campaign chairman sat down with a Russian lawyer last June expecting to receive incriminating information about Hillary Clinton, the lawyer brought along a chatty Russian-born Washington... Read more
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The Washington Times
Donald Trump gets armchair diagnoses of narcissismANALYSIS/OPINION: Pity the poor presidents. It’s not enough for presidents to
The Washington Times / Posted 3 days ago
ANALYSIS/OPINION: Pity the poor presidents. It’s not enough for presidents to deal with enemies foreign and domestic, conduct warfare with Congress and dispense lollipops. Sometimes they have to deal with “help” from sons, daughters, brothers,... Read more
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dna
White House accuses Democrats, Ukraine of 'collusion'that Democrats colluded with Ukraine during the 2016 election, turning the tabl
dna / Posted 3 days ago
that Democrats colluded with Ukraine during the 2016 election, turning the tables on its accusers amid an all-engulfing scandal over Trump's contacts with Russia. White House spokesman Sean Spicer repeated allegations that a Democratic operative... Read more
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Inquirier.net
White House accuses Democrats, Ukraine of ‘collusion’White House press secretary Sean Spicer speaks to members of the media in the B
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
White House press secretary Sean Spicer speaks to members of the media in the Brady Briefing room of the White House in Washington, Monday, July 17, 2017. AP WASHINGTON—The White House on Monday alleged that Democrats colluded with Ukraine during... Read more
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The Washington Times
Snopes publishes favorable Donald Trump reportmonth, Snopes put out a report favorable to President Trump, concluding that, y
The Washington Times / Posted 4 days ago
month, Snopes put out a report favorable to President Trump, concluding that, yes, he is the victim of lies in the news and in social media. In a way, the report bolsters Mr. Trump’s Twitter rants against “fake news.” Snopes writes about a... Read more
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The Hill
White House says 'cyber unit' with Russia wouldn't share intel | Colorado moves to audit digital voting | Top State Department cyber official leaving | Dow Jones customer data exposedWelcome to OVERNIGHT CYBERSECURITY, your daily rundown of the biggest news in t
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
Welcome to OVERNIGHT CYBERSECURITY, your daily rundown of the biggest news in the world of hacking and data privacy. We're here to connect the dots as leaders in government, policy and industry try to counter the rise in cyber threats. What lies... Read more
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Daily Mail
Afghan girls robotics team competes after visa obstaclesU.S. with the help of President Trump Six Afghanistan girls are taking part in
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
U.S. with the help of President Trump Six Afghanistan girls are taking part in an international robotics competition in Washington after clearing visa obstacles with help from President Trump They're competing against teams from 150 countries... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
The Finance 202: 'Made in America' week belies weak manufacturing numbersTory Newmyer The Washington Post Welcome to "Made in America" Week, the latest
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
Tory Newmyer The Washington Post Welcome to "Made in America" Week, the latest attempt by the White House to get back on offense by hammering a theme from President Trump's economic agenda. If past is prologue, drama from the health-care debate and... Read more
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Daily Mail
CREW: DHS will release Mar-Lago visitor logs (which may not existActivist group forces Homeland Security to release presidential visitor records
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Activist group forces Homeland Security to release presidential visitor records from Mar-a-Lago – but Trump's members-only club in Palm Beach may not be keeping any Liberal watchdog group CREW says Homeland Security will have to turn over... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump may have to decide on son-law Jared's security clearancea disclosure form three times to add over 100 foreign contacts Among those lef
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
a disclosure form three times to add over 100 foreign contacts Among those left off was a meeting with a Russian lawyer and a Russian-American lobbyist who once served in a Soviet Army counterintelligence unit Executive authority over a... Read more
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Market Watch
Why the Secret Sevice didn’t stop Trump Jr.’s Russian meeting | How White House will pitch tax planSecret Service says Donald Trump Jr. was not under its protection during his me
Market Watch / Posted 4 days ago
Secret Service says Donald Trump Jr. was not under its protection during his meeting with a Russian attorney in June 2016, and said they would not have screened any of his meetings. As Politico writes, on Sunday morning, Jay Sekulow, a member of... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
RUTH MARCUS: Trump’s defense of son’s meeting a revolting new lowWASHINGTON >> Every week — nearly every day — brings fresh, stomach-churning ev
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON >> Every week — nearly every day — brings fresh, stomach-churning evidence of President Trump’s unfitness for office. The latest may be the most revolting. Confronted with incontrovertible proof that his son leapt at the prospect of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump back at White House following his trip to France and BedminsterDon't you just hate when the weekend's over? Trump heads back to the White Hous
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Don't you just hate when the weekend's over? Trump heads back to the White House following his trip to France and Bedminster as he promises a big week ahead for trade, military and security President Donald Trump arrived at the White House on Sunday... Read more
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Salon.com
How Circa, a Sinclair Broadcast Group subsidiary, rebuilt itself as a pro-Trump outletCirca [News] in its own image.” According to the article, Circa now “is conside
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
Circa [News] in its own image.” According to the article, Circa now “is considered . . . friendly to the Trump White House” and even has something of a “robust partnership” with Trump sycophant Sean Hannity. And as The Daily Beast pointed out,... Read more
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