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Republican House Judiciary chairman demands secretive DOJ court release Carter Page surveillance intel

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House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-VA) is calling on the secretive Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court to release more information about their surveillance of one-time Trump campaign aide Carter Page.

CNN reported Wednesday that Goodlatte made the request to the court’s presiding judge last month prior to the release of the House Intelligence Committee’s controversial memo alleging FBI surveillance abuses, which hinges on documents the FBI used to get the FISA court’s approval to spy on Page.

“I am shocked by media reports that the FBI may have relied upon an unsubstantiated ‘dossier’ which makes ‘salacious and unverified’ claims against President Trump,” Goodlatte wrote in his January 16 letter, referencing the Fusion GPS dossier alleging ties between Trump and Russia.

The extent to which the FBI used the Fusion GPS dossier remains undisclosed because the intelligence committee’s four-page memo, released last Friday, does not include the underlying warrant and subsequent renewals for Page’s surveillance.

Despite the GOP’s insistence that the dossier was the motivating factor in Page’s surveillance during his time on the Trump campaign, reporting before and after the memo’s release shows the former aide’s ties to the Kremlin were known to the FBI, and he had been surveilled under FISA since 2014.

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Trump thinks he can create his own healthcare law that will take the issue off the table for Democrats

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One of the significant issues Republicans lost on in 2018 was their nearly decade-long crusade to unmake the Affordable Care Act, known as Obamacare.

This week Trump will announce that he's running for president again, and he promises a surprise announcement while there. While it's unclear what he intends for the surprise, one thing he is talking about is a better healthcare law than the Democratic one.

According to The New York Times, Trump is "vowing to issue the plan within a month or two, reviving a campaign promise with broad consequences for next year’s contest."

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Donald Trump whines: ‘My life has always been a fight’

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The full interview with President Donald Trump finally aired on ABC Sunday, revealing the shocking way that he views his life.

Trump lamented that he's had such a hard life, as the son of multi-millionaires who paid to get him out of trouble multiple times.

"You're a fighter. You, you, it feels like you're in a constant kind of churn--" host George Stephanopoulos began.

"Yeah, uh, my life has always been a fight," Trump said. "And I enjoy that I guess, I don't know if I enjoy it or not, I guess -- sometimes I have false fights like the Russian witch hunt. That's a false fight. That's a made-up, uh, hoax. And I had to fight that."

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The right-wing scored more in years of Trump than eight years of George W. Bush: report

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President George W. Bush oversaw eight years that restricted rights, banned LGBTQ equality, appointed anti-choice judges and so much more. But under Donald Trump's presidency, social conservatives have managed to roll back any progress made by President Barack Obama's leadership.

A new Axios report listed out any anti-LGBTQ, anti-women and anti-poor policies.

“He campaigned saying that he would be a good friend to LGBT people,” James Esseks, director of the ACLU’s LGBT and HIV Project, told VOX. "Actions speak far louder than words. And what he's done has been a wreck."

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