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Theresa May’s Impossible Choice | The New Yorker

Theresa May’s Impossible Choice | The New Yorker

The British Prime Minister, Theresa May, often strikes people as cautious, but her political career has been defined by acts of boldness, often on behalf of unfashionable causes, or in the face of seemingly impossible circumstances. The misconception arises in part because she is an awkward person. May, who is sixty-one, is tall and stooped, […]

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Ariz. Democrat Sinema takes a different path in Senate race

Ariz. Democrat Sinema takes a different path in Senate race

PHOENIX (AP) – Democratic Rep. Kyrsten Sinema says Immigration and Customs Enforcement, the agency that some in her party are clamoring to abolish, is performing an “important function.” She recently joined House Republicans to ease restrictions on banks. And she offered a decidedly nonpartisan comment on conservative Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court. […]

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Trump Stands His Ground on Putin

Trump Stands His Ground on Putin

“Treason, Bribery, or other high Crimes and Misdemeanors.” Under the Constitution, these are the offenses for which presidents can be impeached. And to hear our elites, Donald Trump is guilty of them all. Trump’s refusal to challenge Vladimir Putin’s claim at Helsinki — that his GRU boys did not hack Hillary Clinton’s campaign — has […]

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Carter Page denies being a Russian agent as lawmakers urge President Trump to act tougher toward Kremlin

Carter Page denies being a Russian agent as lawmakers urge President Trump to act tougher toward Kremlin

By Elise Viebeck and David Fahrenthold WASHINGTON – Former Trump campaign adviser Carter Page on Sunday denied he was an intelligence agent for Russia, after the release of usually secret documents showed federal investigators believed he was engaged in “clandestine intelligence activities” on behalf of Russia. Page’s denial, on CNN’s “State of the Nation,” was […]

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