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Finally, it looks like the US Congress is in the process of finalizing the Senate’s bill mid-June 2017 Senate’s bill, which bars the republican President Donald Trump from arbitrarily lifting US sanctions imposed on Russia starting in 2012 with the Magnitsky Act, due to severe human rights violations; in 2014 for Russia’s unprovoked invasion and annexation of Crimea, Ukraine; and in 2016, as a consequence to Russia having meddled into the 2016 US presidential elections systems. 910 more words

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No Mention of Cuba in U.S. State Department’s Latest Report on Terrorism

On July 19, 2017, the U.S. State Department released its Country Reports on Terrorism 2016. One of its chapters lists these three countries as “state sponsors of terrorism:” Iran, Sudan and Syria. 497 more words

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WATCH: Anthony Scaramucci Tells Obama to Stop Hitting 'Wall Street Pinata'

Anthony Scaramucci, who is President Donald Trump’s new White House Communications Director, was once known as the guy who asked President Barack Obama to stop hitting the “Wall Street Pinata.” During a 2010 town hall broadcast on CNBC, Obama responded by telling Scaramucci that the people on Main Street think they’re the ones who “got beat up on.” 306 more words

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After 30 years of being a registered republican I, as an older Italian American became an independent voter in 2016, because I felt that the republican party had lost its soul, its moral compass, the knowledge of what is right and wrong, a sense of decency and decorum. 1,188 more words

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Perspectives: Obama Calls Trump 'Unfit' To Be President, August 2, 2016 (VIDEO)

In August of 2016, President Obama said regarding President Trump in response to a question from a reporter during a news conference with Lee Hsien Loong, the prime minister of Singapore, “Yes, I think the Republican nominee is unfit to serve as president. 30 more words

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Reed Advice To Successor "Don't Blow The Budget": Maria Boynton Reports

Close to a dozen contenders are vying to replace Mayor Kasim Reed as the leader of Atlanta. The race is in November 2017. For his successor, Mayor Reed has this advice: Don’t blow the budget. 215 more words

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Reed Advice To Successor "Don't Blow The Budget": Maria Boynton Reports

Close to a dozen contenders are vying to replace Mayor Kasim Reed as the leader of Atlanta. The race is in November 2017. For his successor, Mayor Reed has this advice: Don’t blow the budget. 216 more words

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