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Politico: White House health care victory short-lived as Russia probe looms New York Times: Why Macron won: Luck, skill and France’s dark history The Hill: The 43 people who might run against Trump in 2020 Roll Call: 24 House Republicans … Continue reading

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Macron wins in France. Is this how the world starts to come back to its senses?

Macron, well ahead of Le Pen, is poised to be president of France; victory would be significant relief to the E.U. https://t.co/L17LBwh6JG pic.twitter.com/iVSTa2a2jF — New York Times World (@nytimesworld) May 7, 2017

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New York Times: Macron campaign says it was target of a ‘massive’ hacking attack CNN News: This bill could leave millions uninsured The Hill: Five changes the Senate could make to the ObamaCare repeal bill Roll Call: Health care vote takes away GOP’s offensive … Continue reading

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Obama endorses Macron for French Presidency

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France against Le Pen

Marine Le Pen’s far right, anti-immigrant National Front is doing a fine job of uniting France, notably almost all parties not the National Front. Regarding Le Pen’s recent relative success in the first round of elections, the New York Times … Continue reading

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The French election – a sigh of relief

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Politico: Republicans sound alarm on Trump’s troubles ahead of 2018 CNN Politics: Trump’s grand plans collide with 100-day mark The Hill: Trump team raises rhetoric against Iran New York Times: Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen advance in French election … Continue reading

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Chuck Todd’s interview with Reince Priebus on Meet the Press

Priebus tries to blame Democrats for the administration’s incompetence in failing to fill vacant positions. Todd says Priebus’ argument doesn’t make sense. See around the 4:30 to 5:15 mark. Priebus also says Trump was not endorsing Le Pen in France … Continue reading

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Politico: House investigators invite Sally Yates to testify on Russia New York Times: Attack on Champs-Élysées injects more uncertainty into French vote CNN: Russia tried to use Trump advisers to infiltrate campaign The Hill: Trump becomes wild card in spending … Continue reading

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