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Paul Lewis is Washington correspondent for The Guardian.
The Donald Trump Show: 24 Hours With the Republican Frontrunner
Posted on: Aug 18, 2015, Source: The Guardian
'The voters don’t distinguish between reality TV and politics,' said Trump's former political adviser.
FBI Violated Its Own Rules While Spying on Keystone XL Opponents
Posted on: May 14, 2015, Source: Earth Island Journal
One FBI memo touted the economic advantages of the pipeline while labeling its opponents "environmental extremists."
Baltimore Brings In National Guard After Clashes Between Protestors and Police
Posted on: Apr 28, 2015, Source: The Guardian
At least 27 people were arrested after intense rioting broke out following the funeral service for Freddie Gray.
Mitt Romney 'Considering' 2016 Presidential Run Despite Two Previous Losses
Posted on: Jan 11, 2015, Source: The Guardian
Romney reportedly told donors on Friday that he is considering a third campaign for the White House.
Who Is Jeffrey Epstein, the Tycoon-Turned-Sex Offender?
Posted on: Jan 5, 2015, Source: The Guardian
Investment banker maintained impressive list of powerful contacts before downfall
Prince Andrew Named in Underage 'Sex Slave' Case
Posted on: Jan 2, 2015, Source: The Guardian
Woman alleges investment banker Jeffrey Epstein lent her to the duke to have repeated forced sexual relations.
'We Can't Breathe': Protesters Chant Eric Garner's Last Words
Posted on: Dec 4, 2014, Source: The Guardian
83 arrested in New York City in wake of grand jury refusal to indict police officer who killed unarmed black man by chokehold.
Dick Cheney Gives GOP "Pep Talk" Urging Military Response Against ISIS
Posted on: Sep 9, 2014, Source: The Guardian
The ex-VP said lawmakers should boost military spending.
Obama Sends Troops Back to Iraq as ISIS Insurgency Worsens
Posted on: Jun 17, 2014, Source: The Guardian
275 are going to provide support and security for U.S. embassy in Baghdad.
Execution Drugs Such as Cocktail Used on Clayton Lockett Banned on Animals
Posted on: May 8, 2014, Source: The Guardian
Vets do not treat animals this way.
U.N. Condemns Oklahoma's Botched Execution of Clayton Lockett
Posted on: May 2, 2014, Source: The Guardian
Commissioner of human rights calls it "cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment."
Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman Found Dead in His New York Apartment
Posted on: Feb 2, 2014, Source: The Guardian
The cause of death is under investigation.
US Economy Losing Up to One Billion a Week After Jobless Benefits Cut
Posted on: Jan 3, 2014, Source: The Guardian
Harvard economist warns of 'fiscally irresponsible' decision.
Senate Democrats Plan Fast-Track Fix to Reinstate Lost Unemployment Benefits
Posted on: Jan 2, 2014, Source: The Guardian
Bill gives three-month extension to more than a million long-term unemployed.
Obama Throws Support Behind Minimum Wage Movement in Economy Speech
Posted on: Dec 5, 2013, Source: The Guardian
President: 'Income inequality is the defining challenge of our time.'
US Warned of Credit Downgrade as Republicans Inch Closer to the Brink
Posted on: Oct 15, 2013, Source: The Guardian
House Republican leadership forced to abandon vote on debt ceiling bill as ratings agency Fitch says deadlock 'casts doubt on faith and credit of US.'
Debt Limit Talks in Limbo After Senate Deal Collapses
Posted on: Oct 15, 2013, Source: The Guardian
Democrats accuse hardline Republicans of sabotaging bipartisan deal after negotiations to raise debt ceiling left in limbo.
Senators Seek to End U.S. Government Shutdown and Avoid Default
Posted on: Oct 12, 2013, Source: The Guardian
Majority leader Harry Reid hopes for deal with Mitch McConnell 'in next 48 hours' after Obama rejects six-week debt ceiling extension offered by House Republicans.
Congress Closer to Shutdown After Senate Democrats Stand in the Way of GOP Attempts to Delay Obamacare
Posted on: Sep 30, 2013, Source: The Guardian
Congress closer to shutdown after Senate defeats spending bill that would have delayed Obamacare.
US Government on Verge of Shutdown as House Votes to Delay Obamacare
Posted on: Sep 29, 2013, Source: The Guardian
Resolution passed Sunday, makes funding government until December contingent upon one-year delay of healthcare reforms.
Plans for 50th Anniversary of MLK's March on Washington Revamped After Zimmerman Acquittal
Posted on: Jul 22, 2013, Source: The Guardian
"The march has gone from being seen by many about primarily about the past, to being urgently about the present."
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