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Trump plays ‘crime’ card for Virginia GOP as bitter race for governor highlights political rifts – Washington Post

Washington Post Trump plays 'crime' card for Virginia GOP as bitter race for governor highlights political riftsWashington PostThe national spotlight swung to Virginia on Tuesday as voters came out for the country's first swing-state test of how candidates of both parties will combat, embrace or finesse President Donald Trump's fierce populism one year after it(…)

Montana Politician Cited For Assaulting A Political Reporter Asking About The Republican Health Care Plan

Donald Trump isn’t the only politician waging war on the press. On Wednesday, a Montana politician named Greg Gianforte was accused of assaulting a political reporter for The Guardian. This scandal comes at the worst possible time for the Republican candidate as the alleged assault happened mere hours before the polls opened for the Montana(…)

White House slams Sally Yates as ‘a political opponent’

A day after Yates testified that she had warned the Trump administration that former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn was vulnerable to blackmail by Russian, the White House attempted to cast the career federal prosecutor who has worked in both Democratic and Republican administrations as a partisan operative. Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines