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‘Tell them to stand!’: Trump lashes out at NFL commissioner, Democrats, Iran and McCain in afternoon rant

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President Donald Trump shot out a trio of testy tweets on Saturday afternoon, attacking NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell over his support of players who protest the U.S. national anthem and also condemning Senate Democrats and Sen. John McCain for their rejection of the Graham-Cassidy Bill — the latest GOP attempt to strike down the Affordable Care Act (ACA).

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He reacted to reports that Iran has test-fired a new missile by accusing them of being in league with North Korea.

He then attacked Democrats and John McCain with a phony talking point.

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And finally he tried to tell Goodell how to do his job.

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Goodell shocked some observers by taking the side of the players in Trump’s broadside on Friday night against NFL team members who take a knee rather than stand in support of the national anthem.

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READ IT: Vindman calls out Trump allies for attacking impeachment witnesses in opening statement

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Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman called out attacks on his character as he accused President Donald Trump of engaging of inappropriate discussions with Ukraine's president.

The National Security Council staffer testified that he believed Trump's request for an investigation of Joe Biden was inappropriate, and he reported the call and his concerns through official channels to a superior out of a sense of duty, according to his opening statement.

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Jail workers responsible for monitoring Jeffrey Epstein arrested

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Two workers at a federal jail where Jeffrey Epstein was found dead have been arrested on charges related to the wealthy sex predator's death.

The two federal Bureau of Prisons employees were on duty the night Epstein, a billionaire financier facing sex-trafficking charges, was found dead in what was ruled a suicide, reported the New York Times.

The prison workers are expected to be charged later Tuesday and appear United States District Court in Manhattan.

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Improved IRS enforcement could raise $1 trillion in 10 years — even without raising taxes: study

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According to Markets Insider, a new National Bureau of Economic Research study by economists Larry Summers and Natasha Sarin suggests that the Internal Revenue Service could boost tax collection by $1 trillion over the next 10 years without any tax increase — just by increasing audits, improving their information technology and reporting requirements, and therefore collecting unpaid taxes that people already owe.

Such an overhaul would require around a $100 billion boost to the IRS budget, they estimated — meaning it would more than pay for itself.

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