All News Articles for 2018-07-26

Thursday, July 26, 2018
Trump Organization CFO, Mentioned in Michael Cohen's Recording of Trump, Subpoenaed by Federal Grand Jury
"Trump should be worried."
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139 House Democrats Join GOP to Approve $717 Billion in Military Spending
"How are they going to pay for this? Oh wait, that question only gets asked when it comes to social programs that benefit the working class."
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mike In 'Victory for Women,' Appeals Court Upholds Ban on Pence's Indiana Law Requiring Ultrasounds Before Abortions
"This is another repudiation of the unnecessary and unconstitutional attempts by Indiana politicians to interfere with women's reproductive rights."
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International Applause as New Zealand Approves Bill Offering Domestic Abuse Victims Paid Leave
"We know women's economic situation is pivotal to her choices that decides what she can and can't do. If she can retain her job and retain the confidence of her employer, whilst still dealing with domestic issues, then that is great news."
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As Workers' Wages Continue to Fall Under Trump, Analysis Shows CEO Pay Is Way Higher Than Typically Reported
"The data is out: CEOs are cashing in their huge benefits from the [Trump tax cuts], meanwhile workers' wages are declining and Americans are struggling to afford rising healthcare premiums."
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Kaniela Ing Producers of Ocasio-Cortez's Viral Video Make Ad for Progressive Hawaiian Kaniela Ing That Will Send 'Hopeful Chill Down Your Spine'
"The people of Hawaii demand housing for all, Medicare for All, a green new deal, free college, and student debt cancellation now."
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As Trump Administration Misses Family Reunification Deadline, Children Protest 'Horrific' Immigration Policy
"We cannot turn away. We must keep fighting. History will remember."
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Flint sign Report Finds Flint Water Crisis May Have Killed 119—Nearly 10 Times Official Death Toll
The findings come as a judge delays a trial for Michigan's health chief
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Trump Medicare Chief Seema Verma's Attack on Medicare for All Full of Lies, Critics Say
"We have already achieved guaranteed healthcare for seniors through Medicare. It is time to improve and expand Medicare and finally guarantee healthcare for everyone in America. We need Medicare for All."
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While Claiming to Support a Free Press, White House Defends Decision to Ban Reporter From News Conference
"A free press does not—and will not—have the topics of its questions dictated by the White House."
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Imran Khan, Fierce Critic of Trump and US-Led Wars, Declares Victory in Pakistani Elections
"As far as America is concerned, we want to work on a policy that is mutually beneficial. Not a one-way relationship. There needs to be balance."
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Lula, Franco Sanders, Democrats Raise Alarm Over Brazil's Jailing of Lula and Right-Wing 'Assault on Democracy and Human Rights'
Writing to the Brazilian ambassador, 29 lawmakers demand due process for imprisoned former President Lula, an investigation into the assassination of Marielle Franco, and justice for murdered activists
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Ripping 'Greedy Wall Street Vulture Funds' Profiting From Misery, Warren and Sanders Introduce Bill to Cancel Puerto Rico's Debt
"It is time to end Wall Street's stranglehold on Puerto Rico's future, return control of the island to the people of Puerto Rico, and give the territory the debt relief it so desperately needs to rebuild with dignity."
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In 'Panicked and Dangerous' Effort to Undermine Mueller's Probe, Republicans Move to Impeach Rod Rosenstein
"House Republicans somehow located their oversight powers for Rod Rosenstein, but for the rest of the executive branch (Trump) it's all sad tweets and reporter runarounds."
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