Politics
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Trump slams U.K. ambassador

by Kyle Ziemnick
Posted 7/09/19, 10:15 am

WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump continued attacking the British ambassador to the United States on Tuesday after The Mail on Sunday published a series of leaked diplomatic cables from Sir Kim Darroch critical of the president’s administration.

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DOJ still pushing for citizenship question

by Kyle Ziemnick
Posted 7/08/19, 12:49 pm

WASHINGTON—The Department of Justice is expected to file court papers on Monday introducing a new team of lawyers that will take over the campaign to add a question about citizenship to the 2020 U.S. census. The Justice Department announced the personnel shake-up on Sunday but did not give specifics about the reason for the change. The U.S. Supreme Court temporarily blocked the inclusion of the question late last month.

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WASHINGTON—Despite rain showers, a large crowd of people turned out Thursday in the nation’s capital for President Donald Trump’s Independence Day celebration, dubbed a “Salute to America,” which included a parade and fireworks afterward.

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