All News Articles for 2018-01-09

Tuesday, January 9, 2018
Ouster of 'Sloppy Steve' Leaves Breitbart Bannon-Less
"God, I can't believe the whole movement just collapsed on this guy. He's done," a source close to the White House told Axios
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In Latest Betrayal of 'Drain the Swamp' Mantra, Trump Calls for Return of Pork Barrel Politics
Despite frequent derision of Washington as a corrupt "swamp," the president reminisced about the days of earmarks in a bipartisan meeting
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Feinstein Releases Complete Transcript of Intel Committee's Interview with Firm Behind 'Trump Dossier'
California Democratic says "only way to set the record straight is to make the transcript public"
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'No One Should Be Fooled': Warren Rips Trump's HHS Pick Over Desire to Gut Medicaid
"You want to smile and pretend otherwise until you get the job," Warren said.
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Rep. Brendan Boyle (D-Penn.) New STABLE GENIUS Act Would Mandate Mental Fitness Exams for Presidential Candidates
"President Trump's reckless, erratic behavior has exposed a critical flaw in our existing election process," says Rep. Brendan Boyle, the bill's sponsor.
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Targeting Apple for Designing Slow-Down into iPhones, Small French Consumer Group Punches Above Its Weight
Government launches official probe after it was revealed that iPhones were constructed with "planned obsolescence"
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'Outrageous': Demanding Pay Raises for Educators Over Superintendent, Teacher Pushed to Ground and Arrested
"I feel like it's a slap in the face to all the teachers, cafeteria workers and any other support staff we have," said Deyshia Hargrave before being physically ousted from school board meeting
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'Vicious Sadist' Joe Arpaio Launches Senate Bid Months After Racial Profiling Conviction
With candidates like Arpaio, the GOP is "exposing inflammatory hate for all to see," noted MoveOn.org's Ben Wikler
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Green Groups Welcome Regulators Rejection of Perry's "Ludicrous" Plan to Bail Out Coal and Nuclear Industries
"No matter how forceful industry lobbying, the market factors simply dictate that nuclear and coal power plants should be replaced by cheaper, cleaner, and safer solar and wind power."
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'This Study Should Alarm Everyone': US Child Mortality Rate 70% Higher Than Other Wealthy Nations
Report renews concerns about access to firearms and national healthcare system
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While Appearing to Struggle With National Anthem, Analysis Shows Trump Speaks at, Like, Fourth Grade Level
After months of attacking football players for kneeling during the anthem—and bragging about his intelligence—Trump appears to forget the song's words
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Diplomatic talks on Korean peninsula Progress Between North and South Korea Marred by Reports of Trump Considering "Bloody Nose" Bombings
In spite of progress on the Korean peninsula, there's reportedly war in the White House over whether to launch a "limited" attack
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Praise for Inspiring Speech, But Progressives Warn Against Folly of Oprah 2020 Calls
The answer to Trump is "to elevate politicians who do the politics better than the other guys"—not wealthy celebrities
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