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4-10-2017 Political Nuggets

Washington Brief Judge Neil Gorsuch will be sworn in today as a Supreme Court justice. He’s expected to play a decisive role in a religious freedom case set to be heard next week. (NBC News) K.T. McFarland, a former Fox News commentator who joined President Donald Trump’s administration as deputy national […]

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4-7-2017 Political Nuggets…

Washington Brief On Capitol Hill, many lawmakers – including some Democrats – expressed support for President Donald Trump’s decision to order U.S. airstrikes against Syria. But some lawmakers, such as Sens. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) and Rand Paul (R-Ky.), said any further military action will require congressional authorization. (The Wall Street […]

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4-6-2017 Political Nuggets…

Washington Brief The Senate will consider a motion to invoke cloture on Judge Neil Gorsuch’s nomination to the Supreme Court this morning. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) is expected to change the body’s rules by invoking the “nuclear option” to force a final confirmation vote on Gorsuch for Friday. (The […]

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