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McConnell defends Senate’s decision to subpoena Donald Trump Jr.

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On Tuesday, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell defended Senate Intelligence Chairman Richard Burr’s decision to subpoena Donald Trump Jr.

“None of us tell Chairman Burr how to run his committee,” McConnell said according to Politico. “I asked him to undertake this investigation with Russian collusion a couple of years ago. He’s indicated publicly that he believes they will find no collusion.”

Burr issued to the subpoena so that Donald Trump Jr. would testify about his communication with Russia. In addition to events such as the Trump Tower Moscow meeting.

Donald Trump Jr. has been advised to ignore the subpoena and even Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) encouraged him to ignore it as well.

Trump also spoke out about the subpoena.

“My son spent, I guess, over 20 hours testifying about something that Mueller said was 100 percent okay. And now they want him to testify again,” Trump told reporters. “It seems very unfair to me.”

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Panicked GOP leaders scrambling to get Jeff Sessions to run for Senate so they won’t be saddled with Roy Moore

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According to a 2020 election analysis in the Washington Post, top Republican Senate leaders are cringing at the notion that former Alabama Supreme Court Justice Roy Moore could be their nominee for the seat currently being held by Democrat Sen. Doug Jones -- and are looking for a way out.

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NRA owes $1.6 million in unpaid bills to vendor who runs NRATV

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The National Rifle Association has a hefty bill that remains unpaid, despite making a huge haul in fundraising for the 2016 election.

According to Betsy Woodruff at the Daily Beast, the NRA owes $1.6 million to their vendor, Ackerman McQueen, they've used for advertising for years. The company is the one responsible for doing the media for NRATV, the group's streaming service for pro-gun television.

The two have had a long relationship and err on the side of quiet privacy, which Woodruff said on MSNBC, shows just how acrimonious the battle has become.

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Michael Moore warns that Trump will be hard to beat: ‘He hasn’t lost one inch of his fired-up insane base’

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Left-wing filmmaker Michael Moore thinks that Democrats had better get ready for a very tough fight in the 2020 presidential election.

Even though polls continue to show that President Donald Trump is historically unpopular, Moore believes that the president's base is fired up to reelect him and will crawl over glass to vote for him again next year.

In particular, Moore was struck by the massive enthusiasm that greeted the president at his big kickoff rally in Orlando, Florida.

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