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Politics | Forceful Pence speech raises range of grievances against China
by June Cheng
Posted 10/11/18, 01:03 pm

On Oct. 4 as American citizens were gripped by the drama surrounding Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation and Chinese citizens took time off for a weeklong national holiday, Vice President Mike Pence gave the administration’s strongest rebuke of the Chinese Communist Party and how it engages its own citizens and the rest of the world.

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New York Times dissects Trump’s fortune

by Lynde Langdon
Posted 10/03/18, 12:03 pm

In a lengthy investigative report published Tuesday, The New York Times said President Donald Trump came by his fortune through illicit gifts from his father, a claim the president called “old, boring, and often told” in a tweet.

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Trump delays meeting with Rosenstein

by Rachel Lynn Aldrich
Posted 9/27/18, 01:20 pm

Not wanting to interfere with the ongoing confirmation hearing of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, President Donald Trump postponed his meeting with Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein on Thursday. Rosenstein oversees special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election. After a week of rumors that Rosenstein would either resign or be fired, the president said Thursday that he wants to allow him to keep working.

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