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Trump spurns serving transgender US military

MSNBC: Politics - Wed, 07/26/2017 - 9:34pm

Shane Ortega, U.S. Army and U.S. Marines veteran who served in Iraq and Afghanistan, talks with Rachel Maddow about Donald Trump's abrupt announcement banning transgender people from serving in the U.S. military, even as they are already openly doing so.

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Trump attacks serving transgender US troops

MSNBC: Politics - Wed, 07/26/2017 - 9:22pm

Sue Fulton, U.S. Army veteran and founding member of OutServe, and Allison Jaslow, executive director of IAVA, talk with Rachel Maddow about Donald Trump's surprise attack on transgender U.S. service members and how his new policy might be implemented.

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One Dead, Several Hurt in Ohio State Fair Ride Accident

MSNBC: U.S. news - Wed, 07/26/2017 - 9:16pm
One person was killed and several others were seriously hurt after a ride malfunction at the Ohio State Fair in Columbus Wednesday, officials said.
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One Dead, Several Hurt in Ohio State Fair Ride Accident

MSNBC: Top Stories - Wed, 07/26/2017 - 9:16pm
One person was killed and several others were seriously hurt after a ride malfunction at the Ohio State Fair in Columbus Wednesday, officials said.
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Trump DoJ pick fresh from Russian bank work

MSNBC: Politics - Wed, 07/26/2017 - 9:00pm

Rachel Maddow reports on the Department of Justice accusing a former Paul Manafort associate of being a Russian mobster while Donald Trump's pick for Justice Department’s criminal division, Brian Benczkowski, discloses that he previously represented...

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Is Trump's Claim That Transgender Soldiers Cost Too Much True?

MSNBC: Top Stories - Wed, 07/26/2017 - 8:45pm
Short answer: No. Studies show that transgender medical costs are fairly negligible for the cash-flush Pentagon.
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Is Trump's Claim That Transgender Soldiers Cost Too Much True?

MSNBC: U.S. news - Wed, 07/26/2017 - 8:45pm
Short answer: No. Studies show that transgender medical costs are fairly negligible for the cash-flush Pentagon.
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Trump donates $100K to Education Dept....

MSNBC: Politics - Wed, 07/26/2017 - 8:43pm

Donald Trump donated his salary for the second quarter of 2017 to the Department of Education – after calling for over $9 billion in cuts to the department’s budget.

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CBO: 'Skinny Repeal' would increase...

MSNBC: Politics - Wed, 07/26/2017 - 8:34pm

The CBO reports the so-called 'Skinny Repeal' of Obamacare would leave 16 million more Americans uninsured by 2026 and increase premiums by 20% more on average.

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Duckworth: Trump actions on transgender...

MSNBC: Politics - Wed, 07/26/2017 - 8:22pm

'To have a president who never served,' said Sen. Tammy Duckworth, 'but instead got what, 4, 5 deferments to avoid service in Vietnam be a guy to question someone else's patriotism because of their gender identity is sickening.'

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What if Chelsea Clinton had that Russia...

MSNBC: Politics - Wed, 07/26/2017 - 8:04pm

'Not only would we be consumed in impeachment proceedings,' says Rep. Jim Himes, 'but we would have right-wing militias on the south lawn of the White House with touches in their hands.'

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Republicans reject straight repeal of...

MSNBC: Politics - Wed, 07/26/2017 - 7:32pm

Trump hasn't been afraid to go after members of his own party to pass the healthcare bill.

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Trump bans transgender people from serving...

MSNBC: Politics - Wed, 07/26/2017 - 7:18pm

It's not clear what prompted the sudden announcement, but the decision caught the Pentagon off guard.

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Republicans split on Sessions-Trump feud

MSNBC: Politics - Wed, 07/26/2017 - 7:00pm

Tonight, we're watching a civil war between mostly southern senators loyal to the man from Alabama as he challenges the President loudly trying to dump him.

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Jill Abramson: Trump ‘Craves’ Approval of...

MSNBC: Politics - Wed, 07/26/2017 - 6:56pm

Former New York Times Executive Editor Jill Abramson tells Ari Melber that President Trump is just “playing to the base” when he beats up on the paper.

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Here’s What We’re Googling in the Age of...

MSNBC: Politics - Wed, 07/26/2017 - 6:38pm

Author Seth Stephens-Davidowitz joins Ari Melber to break down what Google’s “digital truth serum” reveals about America.

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Is Trump Destroying Civic Norms?

MSNBC: Politics - Wed, 07/26/2017 - 6:29pm

Professors Jack Balkin and Daniel Bonevac spar over Donald Trump’s constant shattering of presidential norms.

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Dem Sen on GOP ‘Skinny Repeal’ Plan: ‘It’s...

MSNBC: Politics - Wed, 07/26/2017 - 6:02pm

Sen. Mazie Hirono (D-HI) tells Ari Melber that President Trump is behaving like a “classic bully” in the debate over health care.

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ICYMI: FBI Celebrates 109th Birthday

MSNBC: Politics - Wed, 07/26/2017 - 5:58pm

In case you missed it… on this day in 1908, the Roosevelt administration created a force of investigators that has turned into what we now call the FBI.

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Sanctions Bill Hits Hurdle in Senate Over North Korea Penalties

MSNBC: Top Stories - Wed, 07/26/2017 - 5:58pm
WASHINGTON — A new package of financial sanctions against Russia, Iran and North Korea has a hit a snag in the Senate, where the chairman of the Foreign Relations Committee has objected to the House's decision to include penalties targeting Pyongyang in the legislation.
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