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Trump names Rep. Tom Price as next HHS secretary

November 29, 2016
Amy Goldstein, Philip Rucker | The Washington Post
President-elect Donald Trump has chosen Rep. Tom Price (R-Ga.), a fierce critic of the Affordable Care Act, to lead the Department of Health and Human Services.
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Why the Bernie Sanders approach to winning isn’t enough for Democrats to rise again

November 29, 2016
Jim Tankersley | The Washington Post
The failure of the Clinton campaign to advance an adequately populist message only partially explains her loss — and thus might not be an adequate prescription for the party's next steps.
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Trump’s ‘Thank You Tour’ Said to Start in Ohio on Thursday

November 29, 2016
Jennifer Jacobs | Bloomberg Politics
President-elect Donald Trump will begin a "Thank You Tour" on Thursday in Cincinnati, replicating the arena events that powered his surprise campaign.
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Pelosi challenger steps up criticism ahead of leadership fight

November 29, 2016
Manu Raju, Deirdre Walsh | CNN
Rep. Tim Ryan is accusing House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of seeking to "further consolidate her power."
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Death of Fidel Castro May Pressure Donald Trump on Cuba Promises

November 28, 2016
Felicia Schwartz, Carol Lee | The Wall Street Journal
The death of Fidel Castro is putting unexpected pressure on President-elect Donald Trump to follow through on earlier promises to reverse the recent openings to Cuba made by President Barack Obama.
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