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Sophia Bell 08-Feb, 13:56 26 Latimes

The Times Editorial Board Surely there are more than two Republican senators who are smart enough to realize that Betsy DeVos is neither...


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The Times Editorial Board It is outrageous that Russia interfered in the U.S. election by hacking into the computers of Democratic...


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Mary Paterson 07-Feb, 08:18 109 Latimes

Joy Resmovits Contact Reporter Phone calls jammed congressional switchboards. Two Republican senators defected. Democrats held a...


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Wyatt Waller 07-Feb, 00:00 112 HuffingtonPost

announced last week that they would also oppose the pick. In the days since, constituents have flooded the phone lines of Republican...


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