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President Donald Trump speaks in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Friday, May 10, 2019. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
May 11, 2019 - 3:03 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is scoffing at Democrats' attempts to pry loose his tax returns, saying his refusal to release the records as a candidate didn't hurt him in 2016 and voters "didn't care" about the issue. A leading House Democrat has issued subpoenas for six years of Trump's...
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May 09, 2019 - 12:39 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Senator Bernie Sanders and Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez went on a live video in order to inform viewers that they are ready to challenge Wall Street greed and are going to introduce a legislation to try to combat high credit card interest rates. The Loan Shark...
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May 08, 2019 - 11:23 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Former Attorney General Jeff Sessions and former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie say a move by U.S. House Democrats to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt does not create a "constitutional crisis," as one key Democratic lawmaker said. Sessions and Christie spoke about...
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Donald Trump Jr.
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May 08, 2019 - 5:15 pm
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS/AP) -- He may not be an official member of the White House staff, but the president's son, Donald Trump Jr., may be in hot water: The Senate intelligence committee has subpoenaed Trump's eldest son for additional testimony in the Russia probe, according to reports. This marks...
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William Barr
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May 08, 2019 - 4:34 pm
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS/AP) -- You're in contempt, sir! So says the House Judiciary Committee which voted Wednesday afternoon to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt of Congress. The committee voted 24-16 to hold Barr in contempt after the Justice Department rejected House Democrats'...
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May 08, 2019 - 4:03 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York's senate approved a bill Wednesday that would allow three congressional committees to get access to President Donald Trump's state tax returns, giving Democrats a potential end-run around the administration's refusal to disclose the president's federal returns. The bill...
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Elizabeth Warren
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May 08, 2019 - 12:16 pm
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS) -- Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren rolled out her opioid crisis plan on Wednesday. RELATED: Cocaine deaths up in US, and opioids are a big part of it Trump, first lady teaming up to address opioids epidemic Gillibrand 'open to improving' opioids bill after...
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President Trump
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May 08, 2019 - 10:42 am
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS) -- President Donald Trump has invoked executive privilege over the unredacted Mueller Report and other materials subpoenaed by House Democrats. RELATED: Ex-White House lawyer defies House subpoena for Mueller docs With Mueller on Justice staff, Barr has sway over testimony...
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David Caplan
May 07, 2019 - 7:51 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Donald Trump racked up about $1.2 billion in losses from his various businesses from 1985 to 1994, according to The New York Times , citing IRS transcripts. In 1990 and 1991, Trump’s business losses exceeded $250 million each year, the Times reported. According to the...
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Georgia’s Republican Gov. Brian Kemp, right, shakes hands with state Sen. Renee Unterman, R-Buford, after signing legislation, Tuesday, May 7, 2019, in Atlanta, banning abortions once a fetal heartbeat can be detected, which can be as early as six weeks before many women know they’re pregnant. Kemp said he was signing the bill “to ensure that all Georgians have the opportunity to live, grow, learn and prosper in our great state.” (Bob Andres/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)
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May 07, 2019 - 3:36 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp on Tuesday signed into law one of the nation's most restrictive abortion laws, a measure that bans the procedure once a fetal heartbeat is detected, which can be as early as six weeks, before many women know they are pregnant. Kemp, a Republican, said he...
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