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Betty Price Wonders If People With HIV Should Be Quarantined

Betty Price Wonders If People With HIV Should Be Quarantined

“What are we legally able to do?” the Georgia state lawmaker and wife of former HHS head Tom Price asked during a committee hearing this week.
Senate Advances Judicial Nominee With History Of Restricting Voting Rights

Senate Advances Judicial Nominee With History Of Restricting Voting Rights

Thomas Farr, Trump’s pick for a U.S. District Court seat, defended North Carolina’s voter suppression law and racist gerrymandering.
Poll: Most Americans Think Trump's Reported Remarks About Soldier Were Inappropriate

Poll: Most Americans Think Trump's Reported Remarks About Soldier Were Inappropriate

A plurality of Americans believe the president has respect for the military.
Progressives' Anger Over Key Committee Appointments Roils Democratic Party Meeting

Progressives' Anger Over Key Committee Appointments Roils Democratic Party Meeting

Officials who backed Rep. Keith Ellison over Tom Perez were removed from crucial posts.
White House: It's 'Highly Inappropriate' For Journalists To Criticize A General

White House: It's 'Highly Inappropriate' For Journalists To Criticize A General

"If you want to get into a debate with a four-star Marine general, I think that is something highly inappropriate."
'Crusader' Militiaman Charged In Terror Plot Targeting Muslims Will Be Jailed Until Trial

'Crusader' Militiaman Charged In Terror Plot Targeting Muslims Will Be Jailed Until Trial

Gavin Wright, arrested in an FBI sting last year just ahead of the presidential election, is “a strong threat to society," a federal judge ruled.
Appeals Court Lets Trump Administration Keep Blocking Undocumented Teen's Abortion

Appeals Court Lets Trump Administration Keep Blocking Undocumented Teen's Abortion

The 17-year-old received permission from a state judge on Sept. 25 to make her own decision about her pregnancy. But the government won't let her carry it out.
3 White Extremists Charged With Attempted Homicide Following Richard Spencer Speech

3 White Extremists Charged With Attempted Homicide Following Richard Spencer Speech

One produced a gun during an argument with protesters, while the other two shouted “I’m going to f**king kill you,” “kill them” and “shoot them."
Hollywood Executive: We Should Have Done More To Stop Harvey Weinstein

Hollywood Executive: We Should Have Done More To Stop Harvey Weinstein

"When I think about it, I’m not really happy with myself."
Trump Puts America At Risk And Disrespects Those Who Serve

Trump Puts America At Risk And Disrespects Those Who Serve

Can You Believe? Can you believe our fellow citizens in Puerto Rico having to get their drinking water from toxic sites? Can
Jeff Sessions Praises Texas Immigration Crackdown

Jeff Sessions Praises Texas Immigration Crackdown

“We’ve got your back,” the attorney general said at a speech in Austin.
Houston Suburb Conditions Hurricane Relief Money On Residents' Vow Not To Boycott Israel

Houston Suburb Conditions Hurricane Relief Money On Residents' Vow Not To Boycott Israel

Residents in Dickinson, Texas, who were affected by Hurricane Harvey may be ineligible for money to rebuild their homes because of their political beliefs.
Trump Administration Claims It's Not Blocking Abortion For Detained Immigrant Teen

Trump Administration Claims It's Not Blocking Abortion For Detained Immigrant Teen

The girl could opt for "voluntary departure" back to her home country, an administration lawyer said. But her home country bans abortion.
The White House Keeps Attacking Congresswoman Who Has Been Right All Along

The White House Keeps Attacking Congresswoman Who Has Been Right All Along

Calling Rep. Frederica Wilson (D-Fla.) a liar keeps backfiring.
Hypocrite-In-Chief : President Trump’s Crusade Against Criminal Justice Reform

Hypocrite-In-Chief : President Trump’s Crusade Against Criminal Justice Reform

The Trump administration's views on "law and order" are designed to protect only a few.
Trump Voters Believe Sex Allegations Against Weinstein, But Not Against Trump

Trump Voters Believe Sex Allegations Against Weinstein, But Not Against Trump

Trump's base has no problem calling out Hollywood, but gives the president the benefit of the doubt.
Hillary Clinton Unbowed

Hillary Clinton Unbowed

She's not apologizing and not going away. And why should she?
Kelly And The Kool-Aid

Kelly And The Kool-Aid

I am saddened by the disservice he has rendered.
Some Of Amazon’s Suitors Have Been Burned Before

Some Of Amazon’s Suitors Have Been Burned Before

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