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Friday, July 21, 2017

McKay Coppins, Daniel Lombroso, Alice Roth, Leah Varjacques, Caitlin Cadieux
The Atlantic
In the first half of the 20th century, the GOP wasn’t considered “conservative.” It included liberal Republicans who supported social security, infrastructure spending, and civil rights.
Sarah Kliff
The Senate now has four separate health care drafts floating around — and it's not clear which bill may come to a vote, or even when that might happen.
Yeganeh Torbati, Ernest Scheyder
Exxon Mobil Corp sued the U.S. government on Thursday, blasting as "unlawful" and "capricious" a $2 million fine levied against it for a three-year-old oil joint venture with Russia's Rosneft.