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A Small Caution for Trump on the Pardon Power With Respect to Federal Contempts

It does appear to be good law that even Federal Court criminal contempts are pardonable by presidents.  (I had  thought there might be a separation of power claim.) 474 more words

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President Trump Will Announce a New Afghanistan Strategy

(WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump will unveil his updated Afghanistan policy Monday night in a rare, prime-time address to a nation that broadly shares his pessimism about American involvement in the 16-year conflict. 865 more words

President Trump watches eclipse from White House

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump squinted and pointed skyward before donning protective glasses to take in the solar eclipse at the White House.

The president was joined by wife Melania, son Barron and top aides Monday afternoon to view the spectacle from the portico overlooking the South Lawn. 79 more words

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"We Are The Change That We Seek"

Roughly a dozen Obama White House and agency staffers have moved home to run for Congress. politico.com/story/2017/08/…

Kyle Griffin (@kylegriffin1) August 20, 2017

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Afghanistan Is Now Trump’s War

President Donald Trump has just made one of the most consequential decisions of his young and turbulent presidency — whether to send thousands more U.S. troops to Afghanistan and to what end. 1,015 more words