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Correctional officers, dad of one who was slain fight Trump’s budget plan

On Sunday, it will be five years to the day that Eric Williams, a Bureau of Prisons senior officer, was…
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Bernie Sanders kicks off 3 days of rallies for like-minded candidates

CHICAGO — In 2016, as a candidate for president, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) could count his endorsements from members of…
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Billy Graham to lie in honor at the U.S. Capitol

The body of the late Rev. Billy Graham will lie in honor at the U.S. Capitol, congressional leaders announced Thursday, with…
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Far-right French politician to CPAC: ‘Vive le nationalisme’

Marion Maréchal-Le Pen, the youngest member of France’s far-right political dynasty, was set to deliver the most controversial speech at…
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NRA-backed Sen. Pat Roberts: ‘Nobody under 21 should have an AR-15’

A Republican senator long supported by the National Rifle Association said Thursday that there should be an age limit on…
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Marco Rubio and the NRA confronted by shooting survivors, grieving parents at tense town hall

There appeared to be little room for nuance Wednesday evening at CNN’s emotionally charged town hall, which brought survivors, lawmakers and…
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At CNN town hall, parents and survivors of Florida shooting confront Marco Rubio and the NRA

There appeared to be little room for nuance at a town hall televised by CNN Wednesday evening that brought survivors, lawmakers…
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Top Democrats seeking $300 million for FBI to fight foreign election interference

Top Democrats are calling on Congress to give the FBI $300 million to fight potential foreign interference in this year’s…
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