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Why Won’t Republicans Resist Trump?

Most GOP politicians loathe the president. But they have no urge to step up at a dire moment in American history.

The DNC Asks Its Entire Staff to Resign as Democrats Begin to Try to Stop Losing Elections

Trump’s Environmental Executive Order Is As Stupid As It Is Damaging

The Face of Texas’ Trans Movement: a Little Blond Girl and Her Mom

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“Donald Trump Is a Narcissistic Maniac”

Virginia gubernatorial candidate Ralph Northam on how he’ll fight the administration.


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Virginia Gubernatorial Candidate Ralph Northam: “Donald Trump Is a Narcissistic Maniac”

Las Vegas Made the World’s Worst Stadium Deal and All It Got Was the Lousy Raiders

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