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Day: January 9, 2019

Congressman Doug Collins

Collins, Jordan request update from U.S. Attorney on investigation of DOJ and FBI actions

WASHINGTON, JANUARY 7, 2019. Today, House Judiciary Committee Ranking Member Doug Collins (R-Ga.) and House Oversight and Reform Committee Ranking Member Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) sent a letter to U.S. Attorney John W. Huber requesting an update on his investigation of the actions taken by the Department of Justice (DOJ) and Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) […]

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Portrait of Gov. Deal, Mrs. Deal

Portrait of Gov. Deal, Mrs. Deal unveiled at State Capitol

By Elaine Owen, Editor Dec. 3, 2019 – Gov. Nathan Deal was today joined by First Lady Sandra Deal, chief of staff Chris Riley and House Speaker David Ralston to unveil the official portrait of Gov. Deal and Mrs. Deal at the Georgia State Capitol. The portrait, painted by Thomas Nash, will be displayed outside […]

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National security advisor John Bolton said on Jan. 6. the withdrawal of troops depends on a guarantee that Turkey will not target Kurdish forces. (Reuters)

Contradicting Trump, Bolton says no withdrawal from Syria until ISIS destroyed, Kurds’ safety guaranteed

Bolton says Syria withdrawal depends on protection of Kurds By Karoun Demirjian—WASHINGTON POST President Trump’s national security adviser sought to reassure allies Sunday that the United States would be methodical about withdrawing troops from Syria, promising that the pullout would not occur until the Islamic State was fully eradicated from the country and Turkey could […]

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White House officials decision reverses past IRS policy

IRS can issue tax refunds and bring back agency employees during shutdown

White House officials decision reverses past IRS policy By Elaine Owen, Editor White House officials said Monday (Jan. 7) that it is legally permissible to process tax returns during a government shutdown. This means that the Internal Revenue Service can pay tax refunds in the coming weeks. This decision reverses past IRS policy, which had […]

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fact-checker

FACT CHECK:Trump’s FALSE or MISLEADING CLAIMS

By Jane C. Timm, NBC NEWS / Reuters President Donald Trump made several misleading or false claims on immigration and the border last month, after defending his administration’s use of tear gas on migrants attempting to gain entry to the U.S. Here are his claims, and the facts. CLAIM: MORE THAN 500 ‘SERIOUS CRIMINALS’ ARE […]

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