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The fact is, Americans are OK with raising taxes on super-rich Americans.

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Ayanna Pressley stresses MLK’s message in temple address

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Baker intends to tuck the plan, one of his most high-profile bids to address climate resiliency, into his upcoming state budget proposal.

Special counsel’s office takes issue with BuzzFeed report

‘‘BuzzFeed’s description of specific statements . . . are not accurate,” said a spokesman for Robert Mueller.

Maine’s Angus King is undergoing prostate cancer treatment

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President Trump (right) and his former personal attorney Michael Cohen.

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Congress to investigate report that Trump directed lawyer to lie

The House intelligence committee chairman said he will ‘‘do what is necessary’’ to confirm a published report that President Trump directed Michael Cohen to lie to Congress.

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Former vice president Joe Biden is the one to beat if you want Congressman Steve Lynch’s endorsement for 2020.

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President Trump is to hold a second summit with the leader of North Korea near the end of February to try to coax the North to give up its nuclear program.

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is canceling a congressional fact-finding trip to Afghanistan and claiming the White House leaked her plans to fly commercial.

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President Trump sent a pointed letter to Nancy Pelosi in apparent payback after she asked him to reschedule his State of the Union speech.

Read the letter President Trump sent to Nancy Pelosi in response to her State of the Union message

After House Speaker Nancy Pelosi asked President Trump on Wednesday to reschedule his State of the Union address amid the shutdown, he fired back on Thursday with a missive of his own.