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Sunday, Dec 10, 2017 at 09:20 AM PST

Republican Party ID Drops After Trump Election: Gallup

Republican Party ID Drops After Trump Election: Gallup

Since the last presidential election in November 2016, there has been a 5-point drop in the number of people who call themselves Republicans, NBC News reported. From November 2016 to November 2017, the...

Sunday, Dec 10, 2017 at 05:11 AM PST

Most Alabama Republicans Say They Are Voting for Roy Moore

Most Alabama Republicans Say They Are Voting for Roy Moore

Most Republican leaders in Alabama say they plan to vote for Roy Moore on Tuesday, despite sexual misconduct allegations against the former judge that have prompted others around the country to say he should...

Saturday, Dec 9, 2017 at 01:22 PM PST

Aided by Scandal, Dems Fighting Math and History in Alabama

Aided by Scandal, Dems Fighting Math and History in Alabama

Renegade Republican Roy Moore may be plagued by scandal, but it will take more than that to convince the voters of 44th Place North to show up for Democrat Doug Jones on Tuesday. In a state where Democrats are...

Saturday, Dec 9, 2017 at 11:53 AM PST

Trump Hails Civil Rights Heroes; Protesters Pan His Record

Trump Hails Civil Rights Heroes; Protesters Pan His Record

President Donald Trump paid tribute Saturday to the leaders and foot soldiers of the civil rights movement whose sacrifices help make the United States a fairer and more just country, though protests surrounding...

Saturday, Dec 9, 2017 at 12:23 AM PST

Dems Mourn Franken's Demise But See a 2018 Election Benefit

Dems Mourn Franken's Demise But See a 2018 Election Benefit

Members of both parties are glum and guarded after a shocking week of resignations on Capitol Hill. But Democrats say the way they're handling the sexual misconduct issue will give them a valuable weapon for...

Friday, Dec 8, 2017 at 08:42 PM PST

Trump Endorses Roy Moore in Campaign-Style Rally

Trump Endorses Roy Moore in Campaign-Style Rally

President Donald Trump held a campaign-style rally in Pensacola, Florida, where he endorsed GOP Senate candidate Roy Moore just days before the election.

Friday, Dec 8, 2017 at 06:19 PM PST

Anita Hill: Thomas, Weinstein Part of Arc Toward Justice

Anita Hill: Thomas, Weinstein Part of Arc Toward Justice

Anita Hill told a room full of entertainment industry professionals that her 1991 testimony about Clarence Thomas and the flood of sexual harassment allegations surfacing now are part of "an arc that had been...

Friday, Dec 8, 2017 at 05:08 PM PST

Democratic Assemblyman Matt Dababneh Says He Will Resign

Democratic Assemblyman Matt Dababneh Says He Will Resign

Just days after he was accused of masturbating in front of a female lobbyist during a Las Vegas party, Assemblyman Matt Dababneh said Friday he will resign at the end of the month.

Friday, Dec 8, 2017 at 09:46 PM PST

Court Papers Show Manafort Drafting Op-Ed Under House Arrest

Court Papers Show Manafort Drafting Op-Ed Under House Arrest

Robert Mueller to Paul Manafort: I'm watching you. Revealing that they know every word Manafort changed in a recently published op-ed, prosecutors for the special counsel argued Friday that the former Trump...

Friday, Dec 8, 2017 at 08:53 PM PST

US Gently Urges Saudi Arabia to Be More 'Measured' Overseas

US Gently Urges Saudi Arabia to Be More 'Measured' Overseas

The top U.S. diplomat urged Saudi Arabia on Friday to temper its actions toward Yemen, Qatar and other neighbors, gently turning up the pressure as Saudi's powerful crown prince asserts power both at home and...

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