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  • June 19, 2019; Washington, DC, U.S.A; Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., testifies in front of the House Judiciary Subcommittee on the

    Reparations for Slavery Get a Fiery Hearing in Congress

    The House held on Wednesday the first hearing in more than a decade on reparations – the idea that the descendants of slaves in the U.S. should receive some kind of compensation for the suffering...

  • Democratic U.S. presidential candidate U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) speaks at a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington

    Poll of the Day: What ‘Medicare for All’ Means

    Medicare for All means different things to different people. A new poll from the Democratic pollsters at Navigator Research finds that nearly 75% of Democrats believe the term refers to a health care...

  • U.S. President Donald Trump arrives for an event honoring 2018 NASCAR Cup Series Champion Joey Logano in Washington

    Fact Check: Trump Defends Rising Deficit and Debt

    In an interview with ABC News, President Trump — who as a candidate in 2016 said he could eliminate the national debt in eight years or at least reduce it in chunks — defended its continued rise...

  •  U.S. President Trump hosts Medal of Honor ceremony for Atkins at the White House in Washington

    Trump Promises ‘Phenomenal’ Health Care Plan Soon

    In part of his extensive, wide-ranging interview with ABC News’s George Stephanopoulos, President Trump again called Obamacare a disaster and said he plans to release a new health care plan in the...

  • Corporate Tax Receipts Continue Their Slide

    “Federal tax payments by big businesses are falling much faster than anticipated in the wake of Republicans’ tax cuts, providing ammunition to Democrats who are calling for corporate tax increases,”...