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The Future Of Franken's Seat

Dec 8, 2017

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And let's listen to just a few of Senator Al Franken's parting words yesterday. Franken resigned after several women accused him of unwanted sexual contact. And in a speech on the Senate floor, he said politics isn't easy and there are no guarantees.

Pizza-Making Gains World Heritage Status

Dec 8, 2017

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Palestinians Respond To Trump Declaration

Dec 7, 2017

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What The White House Wants In Tax Overhaul

Dec 7, 2017

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Plane Lands For Bathroom Break

Dec 7, 2017

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New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo On GOP Tax Plan

Dec 6, 2017

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In a speech later today, President Trump has an opportunity to follow through on a campaign promise.

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#Ask Cokie: Government Shutdowns

Dec 6, 2017

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The United States government shuts down this weekend unless Congress and the president come up with a spending deal. A shutdown has happened before. Here's President Clinton just before many government offices closed in 1995.

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