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CNN Charges Ahead with Health Care Debate

On Monday evening, Senator Susan Collins announced her opposition to the Graham-Cassidy health care reform bill. The decision effectively killed the bill in its current state with its current opposition which could have had a significant impact on CNN’s Monday night health care town hall that was supposed to focus on […]

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CNN Announces Bipartisan Health Care Debate

On Thursday evening, CNN announced that it will hold a health care debate Monday night with Senators Bernie Sanders (I/D-VT), Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), Lindsey Graham (R-SC), and Bill Cassidy (R-LA). The network is advertising the debate as one on “the fight over Obamacare.” However, CNN executive director of political programming Mark […]


Politicians Skeptical of AT&T-Time Warner Deal

A day after AT&T announced its intention to purchase Time Warner in a deal valued at more than $100 billion, politicians on both sides of the aisle expressed skepticism at the deal. The regulatory approval process for the deal will stretch into 2017, meaning it will be handled by the new […]

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DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz to Resign

Democratic National Committee Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz has announced that she will resign as a result of the fallout from the mass leak of DNC emails. Wasserman Schultz was first removed as a speaker for the convention, but was then replaced as the permanent chair of the convention. Representative Marcia Fudge, […]


WikiLeaks Releases Thousands of DNC Emails

WikiLeaks, the group known for releasing thousands of otherwise confidential diplomatic cables, released thousands of emails from seven email accounts belonging to employees of the Democratic National Committee. The seven people who had their emails released are Communications Director Luis Miranda, National Finance Director Jordon Kaplan, Finanace Director of Data & Strategic […]