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Jon Stewart tells Obama: You don’t have much time left to put us all in FEMA camps

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Jon Stewart devoted the entirety of Tuesday’s Daily Show to his interview with President Barack Obama.

“You don’t have that much time to take away Americans’ guns, declare martial law, and put hardworking Americans in FEMA camps,” Stewart noted. “If you’re gonna do that, you’d better get started.”

Tuesday’s show was Obama’s last appearance on the show before both men leave their respective positions, with Stewart set to sign off on Aug. 6.

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“I can’t believe you’re leaving before me,” the president joked, before announcing that he had penned an executive order requiring Stewart to stay on the job, only for it to be “challenged in the courts.”

“For me, this is a state’s rights issue,” Stewart quipped in response.

After lengthy discussions on both foreign policy and his administration’s interactions with the media, Obama closed the interview by insisting that “there is a common purpose at the neighborhood level” in the US, which is dissipated in the political world by polarizing elements and the influence of money.

“The only way to prevent that is by people getting involved,” Obama said. “It doesn’t take that much.”

“After seven years, is that the advice that you then bequeath to future President Trump?” Stewart asked.

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“I am sure the Republicans are enjoying Mr. Trump’s current dominance in their primary,” the president said.

“Anything that makes them look less crazy,” Stewart responded.

Watch the entire episode posted online by Hulu:

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The Daily Show also posted additional footage of the discussion, which can be seen here.

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Former senator reveals to Maddow how one brave Democrat can reveal key document in impeachment trial

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Near the end of Wednesday's impeachment trial, Chief Justice John Roberts announced that an agreement had been made to allow senators to read supplemental testimony from Vice President Mike Pence aide Jennifer Williams.

The document will remain classified, despite claims that there is no classified material in the document, only evidence that is damning to the president.

"In terms of this document potentially being improperly classified, which is something that has been raised in writing by Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) and raised on the floor of the Senate tonight by Rep. Zoe Lofgren (D-CA)," MSNBC anchor Rachel Maddow noted. "Obviously, it was the vice president's office that said it was classified, they are getting publicly criticized for that. If it has been improperly classified and it should be something that the public can see, who adjudicates that?"

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Conservative says Republicans won’t want to stop confirming right-wing judges just to hear witnesses in impeachment

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Conservative CNN commentator Scott Jennings was asked about Sen. John Kennedy's (R-LA) comments that most senators were hearing the facts of the trial for the first time Wednesday night.

“I’ve learned a lot. Everybody has. Senators didn’t know the case,” Kennedy admitted. “They really didn’t.”

He claimed that nine out of ten senators learned something new and the tenth is lying.

Jennings dismissed the information, saying that whatever happens in the trial, senators won't want to "shut down the Senate" just to hear witnesses. He claimed that President Donald Trump's legal team would make that argument to the senators.

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New Trump rules give his own golf courses freedoms to pollute Florida — and 6 other states

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President Donald Trump's golf courses could end up polluting streams and wetlands under a new rule by his administration.

"The Trump administration on Thursday will finalize a rule to strip away environmental protections for streams, wetlands and other water bodies, handing a victory to farmers, fossil fuel producers and real estate developers who said Obama-era rules had shackled them with onerous and unnecessary burdens," The New York Times reported Wednesday.

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