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Inside Trump’s fury: The president rages at leaks, setbacks and accusations

March 6, 2017
Philip Rucker, Robert Costa, Ashley Parker | The Washington Post
Spending the weekend at Mar-a-Lago, President Trump was mad — steaming, raging mad. His young presidency has existed in a perpetual state of chaos.
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The Two Contradictory Faces of Donald Trump: President and Provocateur

March 6, 2017
Zeke J. Miller, Michael Scherer | TIME
The President of the United States has two contradictory public faces, and the nation witnessed both last week in all their confusing and disruptive glory.

AG Jeff Sessions under fire amid new questions about Trump administration ties to Russia

March 3, 2017
Sessions recuses himself from investigations into Russia's meddling in the election.
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The nearly indestructible bond between Jeff Sessions and Donald Trump

March 3, 2017
Matt Zapotosky, Sari Horwitz, Robert Costa | The Washington Post
President Trump's recent remarks demonstrate the high standing Sessions has in Trump’s Cabinet, and the critical role he will play in carrying out the president’s vision.
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Attorney General Jeff Sessions Recuses Himself From Russia Investigations

March 3, 2017
Carrie Johnson | NPR
Sessions says he will recuse himself from any investigations related to the presidential campaigns after reports that he failed to disclose contacts with the Russian ambassador.
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The Trump presidency can’t seem to escape Russia’s shadow

March 3, 2017
Karen Tumulty | The Washington Post
The bigger problem for Trump and his team politically has been their inability to shake dark suppositions about his and his associates’ relationship with Russia.
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Sessions twice met with Russian ambassador in 2016 despite denial

March 2, 2017
Pierre Thomas, Adam Kelsey | ABC News
Attorney General Jeff Sessions met twice with Russia's ambassador to the United States during the 2016 presidential election season.
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