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News You Need to Know

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Karoun Demirjian
The Washington Post
Congress is headed for a probable showdown over President Trump’s recent deal to lift certain penalties against Chinese telecom giant ZTE after the Senate overwhelming passed its version of an annual defense authorization bill that would reimpose those punitive measures.
Josh Gerstein
POLITICO
A former CIA computer engineer has been indicted on charges he masterminded what appears to be the largest leak of classified information in the spy agency’s history.
Kimberly Atkins
Boston Herald
Two potential blockbuster U.S. Supreme Court cases that could have shifted the balance of political power in legislative districts across the country ended yesterday with a punt by the justices.