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Aide Who Testified Against Trump Escorted out of White House

WASHINGTON — The decorated soldier and national security aide who played a central role in the Democrats' impeachment case against President Donald Trump was escorted out of the White House complex on Friday, according to his lawyer, who said he was asked to l...
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Pelosi Reveals Why She Ripped up Trump’s Speech

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump was gone, the House lights were dimming, and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi looked up to her friends and family in the gallery overhead. She held up the speech she had shredded b...
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Dems Kick off Iowa Caucuses Amid Worry Over Beating Trump

DES MOINES, Iowa — A Democratic campaign that has cost more than $1 billion, dashed the ambitions of veteran politicians, forced conversations about race, gender and identity and prompted fierce debate over health care and taxes crests Monday in the Iowa caucu...
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AP-NORC Poll: GOP More Fired up for 2020, Democrats Anxious

When it comes to the 2020 presidential election, Democrats are nervous wrecks and Republican excitement has grown. “I'm anxious and not really in a good way. There's division across the board — there's too much on the Democratic side and too little on the R...