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Amy Klobuchar announces presidential bid in Minneapolis at Boom Island Park - Photo Credit: AP Photo/Jim Mone

Amy Klobuchar releases tax returns

Amy Klobuchar is the latest 2020 presidential candidate to release her tax returns to the public. On Monday she released 12 years of returns, dating back to 2006 when she first became a candidate for federal office. “Transparency and accountability are fundamental to good governance” said the Minnesotan candidate. Democrats have criticized President Trump for refusing to make his tax […]

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Jussie Smollet back in trouble

Jussie Smollet back in trouble

Jessie Smollet has been in the news recently for all the wrong reasons.  The charges against Smollet were recently dropped but now Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel is wanting him to pay the bill.  Mayor Rahm is not the only one upset with the case as President Donald Trump tweeted that the investigation was “an embarrassment to the nation.”  Smollet still […]

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Tension Over Syria Threats

Russian President Vladimir Putin says the United States along with it’s allies should reconsider any moves which could shake-up the political climate in Syria. A Kremlin spokesman, Dmitry Peskov says any attack would have destructive consequences on the Syrian Settlement. This comes after President Donald Trump threatened Russian with a missile strike on Syria. There is an active military hotline […]

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Federal Agents Search Trump’s Attorney

Federal Agents Search Trump’s Attorney

Federal Agents are searching President Trump’s personal attorney Michael Cohen. This comes after he came under fire for paying adult film star Stormy Daniels $130,000 to keep her quiet about Trump’s alleged affair with her back in the mid-2000’s. Cohen’s own attorney, Stephen Ryan, says the search was conducted by the U.S. Attorney’s Southern District Court as part of Robert […]

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Hope Hicks Resigns

The White House Communications Director Hope Hicks has resigned. Hicks resigned one day after being interviewed by a panel regarding possible Russian Interference in the 2016 election. The interview lasted nine hours, which during, Hicks admitted to telling “white lies for President Trump but she maintained that she her lies had nothing to do with the ongoing Russian interference investigation.

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Mueller Probe Charges Lawyer for Lying to Investigators

Mueller Probe Charges Lawyer for Lying to Investigators

The special council headed up by Robert Mueller saw more legal action after the weekend’s indictments of thirteen Russians who are accused of attempting to meddle in American elections. Today’s news came when the Mueller team charged lawyer Alex van Der Zwaan of lying to investigators in about his interactions with former Trump campaign aide Rick Gates. Van Der Zwaan […]

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President Trump visits Las Vegas

President Donald Trump is traveling to Las Vegas today to reckon with the aftermath of the deadly mass shooting. The president is meeting with first responders and victims of the attack that killed 59 people and injured 527. Trump says authorities are “learning more” about the gunman that opened fire on an outdoor country music festival. In visiting the city, the […]

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Trumps Refusal to Release his Tax Returns

Trumps Refusal to Release his Tax Returns

The Senate’s top Democrat Charles Schumer says President Donald Trump’s refusal to release his tax returns will make this year’s promises to overhaul the collection of tax laws a lot harder. Schumer says Trump is opening himself to second guessing about his motives on supporting different policies were the average american will think the changes are made for his benefit. […]

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Supreme Court Nominee Neil Gorsuch Says He is for the People

Supreme Court Nominee Neil Gorsuch Says He is for the People

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch says that he is a man of the “little guys” after democrats are saying that he largely rules in favor of large companies, including a case where a truck driver left his vehicle after it broke down when it was cold and the driver was then fired. Gorsuch says […]

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Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office is on a Federal List

Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office is on a Federal List

The Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office is put on a federal list by President Donald Trump for failure to cooperate with holding detainees for immigration officials. Trump’s executive order in January requires Immigration and Customs Enforcement to document local jurisdictions  that aren’t cooperating with federal efforts to deport immigrants in the country illegally. The federal list involves about 50 other city and […]

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