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News You Need to Know

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Josh Gerstein, Sarah Wheaton
President Obama has commuted the sentence of Army Pvt. Chelsea Manning, a move that cuts decades off her 35-year sentence for leaking classified information.
Janet Hook
The Wall Street Journal
An evolving view of the president-elect among ambivalent supporters could tip the balance of public opinion.
Molly Ball
The Atlantic
The president-elect has yet to name a secretary of agriculture, a delay that has caused controversy and illustrated the difficulties governing will pose.