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In an abrupt about-face, Romney emerges from dinner with Trump full of frog legs and high praise

November 30, 2016
Abby Phillip | The Washington Post
They talked for more than two hours, and afterward, Mitt Romney, once one of Donald Trump's harshest critics, emerged a changed man.
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For Trump's White House Lawyer, Policing Conflicts Will Be 'Massive Undertaking'

November 30, 2016
Carrie Johnson | NPR
Donald Trump has selected elections expert Don McGahn as his new White House counsel. McGahn will have a lot of work to do, mostly behind the scenes.
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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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