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Times Leader
A true view of the national debtthat the cost of Social Security, Medicare and other programs increased. The l
Times Leader / Posted 18 minutes ago
that the cost of Social Security, Medicare and other programs increased. The largest contribution to the deficit from the Obama Administration, according to the CBO, was the Obama tax cuts which were an extension of the Bush tax cuts . That added... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Fewer teens having sex as decline in risky behaviors continuesresults from the end of federally funded school programs that taught abstinence
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 22 minutes ago
results from the end of federally funded school programs that taught abstinence until marriage. In 2010, she said, the Obama administration replaced that curriculum with "medically accurate" information about sex and contraception. In July,... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Mattis unveils new strategy focused on Russia and China, takes Congress to task over impassebut places the heaviest emphasis on ensuring the United States stays ahead of o
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 22 minutes ago
but places the heaviest emphasis on ensuring the United States stays ahead of other world powers. It marks a shift from the Obama administration's approach, which put greater emphasis on terrorism. "We will continue to prosecute the campaign... Read more
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Fremont Tribune
Trump signs surveillance law after confusing tweetsbut unsubstantiated allegations against him, and the reauthorization of the spy
Fremont Tribune / Posted 23 minutes ago
but unsubstantiated allegations against him, and the reauthorization of the spying program, or between the program and Trump's oft-repeated claims that the Obama administration conducted surveillance on Trump Tower during the presidential cam... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Trump signs surveillance law after confusing tweetsby the previous administration and others?" the presidential tweet said. Trump
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 23 minutes ago
by the previous administration and others?" the presidential tweet said. Trump and other Republicans have alleged that Obama administration officials improperly shared the identities of Trump presidential transition team members mentioned in... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
Trump signs surveillance law after confusing tweetsbut unsubstantiated allegations against him, and the reauthorization of the spy
The Times and Democrat / Posted 31 minutes ago
but unsubstantiated allegations against him, and the reauthorization of the spying program, or between the program and Trump's oft-repeated claims that the Obama administration conducted surveillance on Trump Tower during the presidential cam... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Trump signs surveillance law after confusing tweetsbut unsubstantiated allegations against him, and the reauthorization of the spy
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 32 minutes ago
but unsubstantiated allegations against him, and the reauthorization of the spying program, or between the program and Trump's oft-repeated claims that the Obama administration conducted surveillance on Trump Tower during the presidential cam... Read more
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WALB Albany
Government shutdown potentially impacts Fort Benning civiliansmany people are wondering about the potential impact in the Chattahoochee Valle
WALB Albany / Posted 32 minutes ago
many people are wondering about the potential impact in the Chattahoochee Valley. The last shutdown was in 2013 during the Obama Administration. Fort Benning certainly experienced a great impact during that time. Essential staff at top level... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
Trump signs surveillance law after confusing tweetsbut unsubstantiated allegations against him, and the reauthorization of the spy
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 33 minutes ago
but unsubstantiated allegations against him, and the reauthorization of the spying program, or between the program and Trump's oft-repeated claims that the Obama administration conducted surveillance on Trump Tower during the presidential cam... Read more
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The Sentinel
Trump signs surveillance law after confusing tweetsbut unsubstantiated allegations against him, and the reauthorization of the spy
The Sentinel / Posted 33 minutes ago
but unsubstantiated allegations against him, and the reauthorization of the spying program, or between the program and Trump's oft-repeated claims that the Obama administration conducted surveillance on Trump Tower during the presidential cam... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Government shutdown potentially impacts Fort Benning civiliansmany people are wondering about the potential impact in the Chattahoochee Valle
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 36 minutes ago
many people are wondering about the potential impact in the Chattahoochee Valley. The last shutdown was in 2013 during the Obama Administration. Fort Benning certainly experienced a great impact during that time. Essential staff at top level... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Trump signs surveillance law after confusing tweetsby the previous administration and others?" the presidential tweet said. Trump
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 36 minutes ago
by the previous administration and others?" the presidential tweet said. Trump and other Republicans have alleged that Obama administration officials improperly shared the identities of Trump presidential transition team members mentioned in... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Trump signs surveillance law after confusing tweetsby the previous administration and others?" the presidential tweet said. Trump
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 36 minutes ago
by the previous administration and others?" the presidential tweet said. Trump and other Republicans have alleged that Obama administration officials improperly shared the identities of Trump presidential transition team members mentioned in... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Trump signs surveillance law after confusing tweetsbut unsubstantiated allegations against him, and the reauthorization of the spy
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 40 minutes ago
but unsubstantiated allegations against him, and the reauthorization of the spying program, or between the program and Trump's oft-repeated claims that the Obama administration conducted surveillance on Trump Tower during the presidential cam... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Trump signs surveillance law after confusing tweetsbut unsubstantiated allegations against him, and the reauthorization of the spy
Santa Maria Times / Posted 40 minutes ago
but unsubstantiated allegations against him, and the reauthorization of the spying program, or between the program and Trump's oft-repeated claims that the Obama administration conducted surveillance on Trump Tower during the presidential cam... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
Trump signs surveillance law after confusing tweetsbut unsubstantiated allegations against him, and the reauthorization of the spy
Sioux City Journal / Posted 41 minutes ago
but unsubstantiated allegations against him, and the reauthorization of the spying program, or between the program and Trump's oft-repeated claims that the Obama administration conducted surveillance on Trump Tower during the presidential cam... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
Trump signs surveillance law after confusing tweetsbut unsubstantiated allegations against him, and the reauthorization of the spy
Rapid City Journal / Posted 46 minutes ago
but unsubstantiated allegations against him, and the reauthorization of the spying program, or between the program and Trump's oft-repeated claims that the Obama administration conducted surveillance on Trump Tower during the presidential cam... Read more
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New York Daily News
Mattis says US competitive warfighting edge has erodedpreparedness for war and particularly major power war." Previous defense chief
New York Daily News / Posted 57 minutes ago
preparedness for war and particularly major power war." Previous defense chiefs long warned about China, and the Obama administration put a greater focus on the Asia-Pacific region, including by adding ships and troops. Derek Chollet,... Read more
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New York Daily News
Trump signs surveillance law after confusing tweetsby the previous administration and others?" the presidential tweet said. Trump
New York Daily News / Posted 57 minutes ago
by the previous administration and others?" the presidential tweet said. Trump and other Republicans have alleged that Obama administration officials improperly shared the identities of Trump presidential transition team members mentioned in... Read more
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FOX News
Trump may dis NBC News, skip pre-Super Bowl interviewvariety of reporters, including CBS’ Gayle King and NBC’s Savannah Guthrie. The
FOX News / Posted 57 minutes ago
variety of reporters, including CBS’ Gayle King and NBC’s Savannah Guthrie. The tradition became a regular event during the Obama administration, but presidents have made sporadic appearances during coverage of the big game dating back to President... Read more
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FOX News
As clock winds down and protest flares, still no deal to avert shutdown“weaponize” the shutdown, closing various monuments, national parks, to make a
FOX News / Posted 57 minutes ago
“weaponize” the shutdown, closing various monuments, national parks, to make a “show” of the shutdown like critics say the Obama administration did in 2013 when the government shut down. In his remarks Friday, Mulvaney accused the Obama... Read more
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FOX News
As clock winds down and protest flares, still no deal to avert shutdown“weaponize” the shutdown, closing various monuments, national parks, to make a
FOX News / Posted 57 minutes ago
“weaponize” the shutdown, closing various monuments, national parks, to make a “show” of the shutdown like critics say the Obama administration did in 2013 when the government shut down. In his remarks Friday, Mulvaney accused the Obama... Read more
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FOX News
Trump may dis NBC News, skip pre-Super Bowl interviewvariety of reporters, including CBS’ Gayle King and NBC’s Savannah Guthrie. The
FOX News / Posted 57 minutes ago
variety of reporters, including CBS’ Gayle King and NBC’s Savannah Guthrie. The tradition became a regular event during the Obama administration, but presidents have made sporadic appearances during coverage of the big game dating back to President... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Trump signs surveillance law after confusing tweetsby the previous administration and others?" the presidential tweet said. Trump
Dayton Daily News / Posted an hour ago
by the previous administration and others?" the presidential tweet said. Trump and other Republicans have alleged that Obama administration officials improperly shared the identities of Trump presidential transition team members mentioned in... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Trump signs surveillance law after confusing tweetsby the previous administration and others?" the presidential tweet said. Trump
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted an hour ago
by the previous administration and others?" the presidential tweet said. Trump and other Republicans have alleged that Obama administration officials improperly shared the identities of Trump presidential transition team members mentioned in... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Pentagon: China, Russia outpace terrorism threatpreparedness for war and particularly major power war." Previous defense chief
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted an hour ago
preparedness for war and particularly major power war." Previous defense chiefs long warned about China, and the Obama administration put a greater focus on the Asia-Pacific region, including by adding ships and troops. Derek Chollet,... Read more
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FOX News
Sen. Chuck Schumer meets with President Trump amid budget logjam after White House blasts 'Schumer Shutdown'“weaponize” the shutdown, closing various monuments, national parks, to make a
FOX News / Posted an hour ago
“weaponize” the shutdown, closing various monuments, national parks, to make a “show” of the shutdown like critics say the Obama administration did in 2013 when the government shut down. In his remarks Friday, Mulvaney accused the Obama... Read more
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FOX News
A look back at every government shutdown in U.S. historyCongress were at odds and shut the government down for a total of 26 days, Gold
FOX News / Posted an hour ago
Congress were at odds and shut the government down for a total of 26 days, Goldwein said. The third occurred during the Obama administration in 2013. A stalemate between the House and Senate led to a 16-day hiatus. Here’s a look back at every... Read more
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FOX News
A look back at every government shutdown in U.S. historyCongress were at odds and shut the government down for a total of 26 days, Gold
FOX News / Posted an hour ago
Congress were at odds and shut the government down for a total of 26 days, Goldwein said. The third occurred during the Obama administration in 2013. A stalemate between the House and Senate led to a 16-day hiatus. Here’s a look back at every... Read more
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FOX News
Sen. Chuck Schumer meets with President Trump amid budget logjam after White House blasts 'Schumer Shutdown'“weaponize” the shutdown, closing various monuments, national parks, to make a
FOX News / Posted an hour ago
“weaponize” the shutdown, closing various monuments, national parks, to make a “show” of the shutdown like critics say the Obama administration did in 2013 when the government shut down. In his remarks Friday, Mulvaney accused the Obama... Read more
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Daily Mail
Mattis warns of growing threats of China and Russiapreparedness for war and particularly major power war.' Previous defense chief
Daily Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
preparedness for war and particularly major power war.' Previous defense chiefs long warned about China, and the Obama administration put a greater focus on the Asia-Pacific region, including by adding ships and troops. Colby said the... Read more
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New York Daily News
Trump decries 'permissive' U.S. abortion laws at March for Lifean announcement earlier in the day by the U.S. Department of Health and Human S
New York Daily News / Posted 2 hours ago
an announcement earlier in the day by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The agency said it was revoking Obama administration legal guidance that had sought to discourage states from trying to defund organizations that provide... Read more
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FOX News
Pakistan's ace in poker match with US: Afghan air routeslimit what types of supplies can flow through the Northern Distribution Network
FOX News / Posted 2 hours ago
limit what types of supplies can flow through the Northern Distribution Network in Central Asia, set up during the Obama administration amid concerns about relying solely on Pakistan. Pakistan has cut overland access before. When a U.S.... Read more
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FOX News
Pakistan's ace in poker match with US: Afghan air routeslimit what types of supplies can flow through the Northern Distribution Network
FOX News / Posted 2 hours ago
limit what types of supplies can flow through the Northern Distribution Network in Central Asia, set up during the Obama administration amid concerns about relying solely on Pakistan. Pakistan has cut overland access before. When a U.S.... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump decries 'permissive' U.S. abortion laws at rallyspeech was broadcast on giant TV screens on the Mall to people from all around
Daily Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
speech was broadcast on giant TV screens on the Mall to people from all around the nation The agency said it was revoking Obama administration legal guidance that had sought to discourage states from trying to defund organizations that provide... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Trump cancels Mar-a-Lago trip as government shutdown deadline approachesthat it will look very different than it did in past years," White House budget
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 3 hours ago
that it will look very different than it did in past years," White House budget director Mick Mulvaney said Friday. "The Obama administration weaponized the shutdown in 2013." Mulvaney said he is encouraging agencies to transfer funds and use... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Mattis says US competitive warfighting edge has erodedpreparedness for war and particularly major power war." Previous defense chief
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 3 hours ago
preparedness for war and particularly major power war." Previous defense chiefs long warned about China, and the Obama administration put a greater focus on the Asia-Pacific region, including by adding ships and troops. Colby said the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Russia-linked Twitter accounts are working overtime to help Devin Nunes and WikiLeaksthe hashtag #ReleaseTheMemo. It's a reference to a document written by Rep. De
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 hours ago
the hashtag #ReleaseTheMemo. It's a reference to a document written by Rep. Devin Nunes that purports to show abuse by the Obama administration of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act. The frequency with which the accounts have been promoting... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Russia-linked Twitter accounts are working overtime to help Devin Nunes and WikiLeaksthe hashtag #ReleaseTheMemo. It's a reference to a document written by Rep. De
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 hours ago
the hashtag #ReleaseTheMemo. It's a reference to a document written by Rep. Devin Nunes that purports to show abuse by the Obama administration of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act. The frequency with which the accounts have been promoting... Read more
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ajc.com
Here’s what to expect in Georgia in case of a government shutdownin Washington Friday that if a government shutdown happens, it would look diffe
ajc.com / Posted 3 hours ago
in Washington Friday that if a government shutdown happens, it would look different than the one that occured during the Obama administration in 2013. “The military will still go to work. They will not get paid,” Mulvaney said. “The border will... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Wife of Michigan father deported after 30 years is coming to State of the UnionBarack Obama's presidency, but was too old to qualify for Deferred Action for C
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 hours ago
Barack Obama's presidency, but was too old to qualify for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, the policy created by the Obama administration to protect children of undocumented immigrants from deportation. All the while, he paid his taxes and... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Mattis says US competitive warfighting edge has erodedpreparedness for war and particularly major power war." Previous defense chief
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 3 hours ago
preparedness for war and particularly major power war." Previous defense chiefs long warned about China, and the Obama administration put a greater focus on the Asia-Pacific region, including by adding ships and troops. Colby said the... Read more
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New York Daily News
Trump says he's committed to protecting lifethat may help conservative states restrict or eliminate Medicaid funding for Pl
New York Daily News / Posted 3 hours ago
that may help conservative states restrict or eliminate Medicaid funding for Planned Parenthood. The department rescinded Obama administration guidance to states that limited the circumstances in which they could exclude a medical provider. The... Read more
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The Janesville Gazette
Other Views: Sessions reboots the failed war on drugsTrump and Sessions want to double down on policies that have failed for decades
The Janesville Gazette / Posted 3 hours ago
Trump and Sessions want to double down on policies that have failed for decades. Sessions recently rescinded an Obama administration policy that gave states with legalized marijuana — either for medical reasons or for general adult use —... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Mattis says US competitive warfighting edge has erodedpreparedness for war and particularly major power war." Previous defense chief
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 4 hours ago
preparedness for war and particularly major power war." Previous defense chiefs long warned about China, and the Obama administration put a greater focus on the Asia-Pacific region, including by adding ships and troops. Colby said the... Read more
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The Hill
Key conservative Meadows shifts course on Jeff Sessionsto be given to Congress,” he said, referring to requests for information relate
The Hill / Posted 4 hours ago
to be given to Congress,” he said, referring to requests for information related to the FBI’s operations at the end of the Obama administration and during the 2016 presidential race. “The documents are not flowing as quickly as they need to be,”... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Wife of Michigan father deported after 30 years is coming to State of the UnionBarack Obama's presidency, but was too old to qualify for Deferred Action for C
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 hours ago
Barack Obama's presidency, but was too old to qualify for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, the policy created by the Obama administration to protect children of undocumented immigrants from deportation. All the while, he paid his taxes and... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Donald Trump’s first year even worse than I anticipated – Samantha PowerNorth Korean dictator Kim Jong-un. Ms Power is one of the subjects of a new do
Irish Examiner / Posted 4 hours ago
North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un. Ms Power is one of the subjects of a new documentary about the last 12 months of the Obama administration, The Final Year. She told the Press Association: “Just as I failed to anticipate Trump’s election in... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Trump bends, but doesn't break, ways of Washington in year 1votes alone. In the opening weeks of 2018, lawmakers are grinding through a pro
Houston Chronicle / Posted 4 hours ago
votes alone. In the opening weeks of 2018, lawmakers are grinding through a process that became all too familiar during the Obama administration: a struggle just to keep the government funded. A midnight Friday deadline loomed, with no concrete plan... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Trump says he's committed to protecting lifethat may help conservative states restrict or eliminate Medicaid funding for Pl
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 4 hours ago
that may help conservative states restrict or eliminate Medicaid funding for Planned Parenthood. The department rescinded Obama administration guidance to states that limited the circumstances in which they could exclude a medical provider. The... Read more
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