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Clyde C Coger Jr

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Shutdown looms as border talks break down over immigration enforcement



Instead, after looking promising for days, the delicate negotiations collapsed over Democrats’ insistence on limiting the number of unauthorized immigrants who can be detained by the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency. The breakdown in talks made it unlikely that lawmakers will be able to finalize an agreement on Monday, as they’d hope to do so it could pass the House and Senate before Friday night’s deadline...

https://www.washingtonpost.com/business/economy/border-talks-at-impasse-as-shutdown-looms-friday-officials-say/2019/02/10/aa8ef08c-2d36-11e9-813a-0ab2f17e305b_story.html?noredirect=on&utm_term=.61a5984ceb99&wpisrc=nl_evening&wpmm=1
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Erica Werner

Congressional reporter focusing on economic policy
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February 10 at 5:51 PM

 

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A POSITIVE VISION FOR WHAT THE GREEN NEW DEAL COULD BE



The Green New Deal was introduced this week by Congresswoman Ocasio-Cortez and Senator Markey, it is best described by Jason Grumet, head of a conservative Washington, DC think tank, as “a mirror that allows anyone to see their own interest.” It is a resolution that Members of Congress can support because it doesn’t challenge their corporate donors while it gives the illusion of addressing the climate crisis...

https://popularresistance.org/a-positive-vision-for-what-the-green-new-deal-could-be/
By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance.
February 10, 2019
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Clyde C Coger Jr

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How our politics got so stupid


The mainstream media have not covered themselves in glory in the early stages of the 2020 presidential campaign. Let’s use a simple example to illustrate an all-too-familiar pattern:

Candidate Sue has no record of illegality or stain of corruption in her years in public life...

https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2019/02/11/how-our-politics-got-so-stupid/?noredirect=on&utm_term=.11392eb20de3&wpisrc=nl_popns&wpmm=1

https://www.washingtonpost.com/resizer/dGnt-cDx2-l8wkjknSivxhkXDlw=/90x90/s3.amazonaws.com/arc-authors/washpost/6a4fe4a0-fab1-4d42-a353-79d6a7958913.png
By Jennifer Rubin
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February 11 at 12:00 PM
 

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House Judiciary Committee Democrats add legal firepower for Trump oversight


https://www.yahoo.com/gma/house-judiciary-committee-democrats-add-legal-firepower-trump-172506004.html?.tsrc=daily_mail&uh_test=1_05
Ambassador Norm Eisen, a former Obama administration ethics czar and U.S. ambassador to the Czech Republic who now serves as a fellow at the Brookings Institution, and Barry Berke, a prominent defense attorney and co-chairman of the litigation department at New York law firm Kramer Levin, are set to join the key committee as special oversight counsels to help organize Democrats’ investigative plans related to the Justice Department and special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation, the committee announced Tuesday...


BENJAMIN SIEGEL
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PHOTO: Norm Eisen celebrates Jeff Goldblum with a Star on the Walk of Fame Ceremony in Los Angeles, June 14, 2018. (Alex J. Berliner/AP, FILE)


PHOTO: Barry Berke attends the 2017 ARTWALK NY Benefiting Coalition for the Homeless at Spring Studios, Nov. 29, 2017, in New York City. (Patrick McMullan via Getty Images, FILE)

 
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