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Parents and Students Plead With Trump: ‘How Many Children Have to Get Shot?’

February 22, 2018
Julie Hirschfeld Davis | The New York Times
An anguished father mourning his 18-year-old daughter vented his anger and pleaded for safer schools. A fear-stricken student who watched classmates die last week wept openly as he called for banning assault weapons.
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Why Trump won't use his superpower on guns

February 22, 2018
Jonathan Swan, Mike Allen | Axios
President Trump has a rare political superpower — he can get Republicans to do what seems like the impossible. He used this superpower to soften their opposition to Vladimir Putin, to instantly stir their distrust of the FBI, and embrace trillion-dollar deficits. No politician can move Rs to unthinkable places and provide more cover in the toughest of states or districts.
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Trump calls for bump stock ban, stronger background checks

February 21, 2018
Margaret Brennan | CBS News
President Trump is taking the first steps toward tougher gun regulations one week after the school shooting in Parkland, Florida. He says lawmakers need to focus on strengthening background checks, and he also wants to ban bump stocks.
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Kushner-Kelly divide deepens over security clearance overhaul

February 21, 2018
Jeff Zeleny, Kevin Liptak, Kaitlan Collins | CNN
White House chief of staff John Kelly has been locked in an internal struggle with President Donald Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner over his access to highly classified information for weeks now, a confrontation that has escalated amid a recent policy overhaul and the resignation of a staff secretary who was accused of spousal abuse.
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Robert Mueller indicts 13 Russians with interfering in 2016 election

February 17, 2018
Kelly O'Donnell | NBC News
Special counsel Robert Mueller indicted 13 Russian nationals and three Russian companies Friday, accusing them of carrying out a coordinated plot to interfere in the 2016 U.S. election. President Donald Trump said the indictment shows there was no collusion with his campaign.
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‘Go Donald!’: Inside the Russian shadow campaign to elect Trump

February 17, 2018
Ashley Parker, John Wagner | The Washington Post
The third Saturday of August 2016 seemed like a big day for Donald Trump in Florida.
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New White House security clearance policy could put ‘bull’s eye’ on Kushner

February 17, 2018
Robert Costa, Josh Dawsey, Carol Leonnig, Shane Harris | The Washington Post
White House Chief of Staff John F. Kelly announced Friday that beginning next week, the White House will no longer allow some employees with interim security clearances access to top-secret information — a move that could threaten the standing of Jared Kushner, President Trump’s son-in-law.
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New White House security clearance policy could put ‘bull’s eye’ on Kushner

February 17, 2018
Robert Costa, Josh Dawsey, Carol Leonnig, Shane Harris | The Washington Post
White House Chief of Staff John F. Kelly announced Friday that beginning next week, the White House will no longer allow some employees with interim security clearances access to top-secret information — a move that could threaten the standing of Jared Kushner, President Trump’s son-in-law.
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