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Congressman DeSantis says he's 'lucky' he left baseball practice early

He wasn't carrying anything, DeSantis said. Scalise was next to him at shortstop and Duncan was playing second. When asked if he thought his teammates were targeted because they were Republican, Duncan said yes. DeSantis, speaking to Fox, said they left shortly after 7 a.m.to beat the traffic heading to the Capitol. " ... I think you're looking at 10 dead congressmen, five to 10 dead staffers".



Democrats Underwhelmed By Latest State Budget Compromise

Of course, with Democrats outnumbered by Republicans 241-194, it is all but certain that the measure would be defeated. Sherman said Wednesday that he was "startled by the similarities to Watergate" in Trump's alleged obstruction of justice - starting with the fact that both episodes included infiltration of the Democratic National Committee.



Trump Under Investigation for Possible Obstruction of Justice, Report Says

Five sources told the Post that Director of National Intelligence Daniel Coats, NSA Director Mike Rogers and his ex-deputy Richard Ledgett agreed to be interviewed by Mueller's investigators. In one memo, Comey said Trump tried to direct him to drop an investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn . Grassley's office said the letter is in response to a recent letter from Feinstein requesting that the committee seek details from senior Federal Bureau of Investigation ...


Trump again touts infrastructure plan during campaign-style speech

Trump again touts infrastructure plan during campaign-style speech

On healthcare, I won't get one vote on health care, Obamacare is crashing, it's dead, it is in a death spiral as the head of one of the biggest insurance companies said, it is in a death spiral", he complained. The president gave himself a pat on the back for approving the last section of the Dakota Access Pipeline despite opposition by environmentalists. President Donald Trump is defending his tweeting habit despite complaints from some Republicans that the president's practice can be a ...


GOP congressman, Capitol police, others wounded in shooting

GOP congressman, Capitol police, others wounded in shooting

In a statement, Tyson Foods told the Washington Post , "We're awaiting word on his condition". Matt has worked for Tyson Foods for more than six years and we're deeply concerned about him and his family. He's an Oakland County native and graduate of Adrian College. Mika worked on the Hill starting in 2005 for U.S. Rep. Dave Camp of Midland, as a legislative assistant and then for Rep.