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Mia Love says she’ll support ‘any changes’ in the White House after Bannon firing

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Mia Love says she’ll support ‘any changes’ in the White House after Bannon firing

- Utah Rep. Mia Love supported the firing of White House chief strategist Steve Bannon by chief of staff John Kelly on Friday. During an appearance on CNN, the congresswoman made it clear that she thinks President Donald Trump’s administration needs a shake-up. “Well, I support any changes in the White House at this point,” Love told host Jake Tapper. “I think that this is probably a showing of Gen
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Here Are the Top Officials in the Trump White House Who Have Left

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Here Are the Top Officials in the Trump White House Who Have Left

- With the departure of Stephen K. Bannon, President Trump’s chief strategist, five of the people in the swearing-in photo below no longer work in the White House. Below are the top White House officials who resigned, or were fired, dismissed or reassigned. Mr. Trump also fired James B. Comey as director of the F.B.I. and Sally Q. Yates, a holdover from the Obama administration who was serving as his acting attorney general
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Lawmaker who made Trump assassination remark may face ouster

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Lawmaker who made Trump assassination remark may face ouster

- By DAVID A. LIEB Associated Press JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - A Missouri lawmaker who temporarily posted a Facebook comment expressing hope that President Donald Trump would be assassinated could face an effort to remove her from office. Gov. Eric Greitens and Lt. Gov. Mike Parson, both Republicans, said on Friday that state senators should oust Democratic Sen. Maria Chapelle-Nadal, who has continued to reject calls for her resignation
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Bannon or no Bannon, Trump will be Trump

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Bannon or no Bannon, Trump will be Trump

- Chief White House strategist Steve Bannon was fired Friday He's credited with some of the chaos from the West Wing But the largest generator of chaos in the White House isn't going anywhere yet (CNN)In any normal White House, in any normal week, the ouster of the President's political and ideological guru would signal a major course correction. Though Steve Bannon has been a force of disruption in President Donald Trump's tumultuous seven months in power, the now former chief White House strategist is unlikely to take the chaos he has fomented with him after being forced out of the West Wing Friday
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Lawmaker who made Trump assassination remark may face ouster

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Lawmaker who made Trump assassination remark may face ouster

- JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — A Missouri lawmaker who temporarily posted a Facebook comment expressing hope that President Donald Trump would be assassinated could face an effort to remove her from office. Gov. Eric Greitens and Lt. Gov. Mike Parson, both Republicans, said on Friday that state senators should oust Democratic Sen. Maria Chapelle-Nadal, who has continued to reject calls for her resignation
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Economic nationalists still linger in White House

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Economic nationalists still linger in White House

- WASHINGTON (Reuters Breakingviews) - Economic nationalists still linger in the White House. The departure of Steve Bannon, the chief strategist who advocated protectionist, "America first" policies, represents a plus for the global economy. But other foes of open trade and immigration will continue to try to influence Donald Trump. The centrists’ economic fight waged by National Economic Council director Gary Cohn and others will get easier but it’s not over
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Trump strategist Steve Bannon resigns White House position

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Trump strategist Steve Bannon resigns White House position

- WASHINGTON (AP) - Steve Bannon, a forceful but divisive presence in President Donald Trump's White House, is leaving. Trump accepted Bannon's resignation on Friday, ending a turbulent seven months for his chief strategist, the latest to depart from the president's administration in turmoil. White House spokesman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Friday would be Bannon's last day on the job. "We are grateful for his service and wish him the best," she said in a statement confirming reports of Bannon's departure
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Steve Bannon returns to Breitbart after ouster from White House

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Steve Bannon returns to Breitbart after ouster from White House

- That didn't take long. Steve Bannon returned to Breitbart News as executive chairman on Friday following his ouster from the White House, the far-right website announced in a press release. Bannon chaired the outlet's evening editorial meeting, the press release added. "I feel jacked up," Bannon told the Weekly Standard. "Now I'm free. I've got my hands back on my weapons
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Bannon allies warn of 'WAR' as he leaves White House, returns to Breitbart

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Bannon allies warn of 'WAR' as he leaves White House, returns to Breitbart

- WASHINGTON (Sinclair Broadcast Group) — An editor at conservative news site Breitbart had a one-word response to reports that White House chief strategist Steve Bannon had been forced out Friday: “#WAR.” Editor Joel Pollack’s tweet came after the New York Times broke the news that President Donald Trump was getting rid of Bannon at the end of a tumultuous week that shined a harsh spotlight on his connections to the white nationalist alt-right
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Chappelle-Nadal says she would apologize to Trump face-to-face

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Chappelle-Nadal says she would apologize to Trump face-to-face

- ST. LOUIS – Missouri State Senator Maria Chappelle-Nadal told Fox 2/News11 she would apologize to President Donald Trump, but vowed to fight to hold onto her legislative seat, even after Lt. Governor Mike Parson pledged to have her expelled from the senate. Chappelle-Nadal said she had great remorse for a post on her private Facebook account in which she said she hoped President Trump would be assassinated
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Reports: Trump says he’s decided to ‘remove Stephen Bannon’

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Reports: Trump says he’s decided to ‘remove Stephen Bannon’

- WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s chief strategist Steve Bannon has been fired, two White House officials told CNN Friday. A source told CNN that Bannon was given the option to resign but was forced out. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders confirmed Bannon’s departure but did not say whether he was fired or resigned. “White House Chief of Staff John Kelly and Steve Bannon have mutually agreed today would be Steve’s last day
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At Topeka town hall, Moran talks Trump after tumultuous week for the White House

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At Topeka town hall, Moran talks Trump after tumultuous week for the White House

- A turbulent week in Donald Trump’s presidency led to U.S. Sen Jerry Moran being peppered with questions about the nation’s leader during a town hall Friday. Moran seemed to be caught off guard when, in the midst of the meeting, an audience member yelled out that chief strategist Steve Bannon was leaving the Trump administration. The Kansas Republican told reporters after the event that he assumed Trump made a decision that his administration would perform better without Bannon
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The Latest: Prime Minister Trudeau says 1 Canadian killed

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The Latest: Prime Minister Trudeau says 1 Canadian killed

- BARCELONA, Spain (AP) - The Latest on the Spain attacks (all times local): Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says that one Canadian was killed and four others were injured when a van plowed into crowds on a popular street in Barcelona. Canada's prime minister offered his condolences Friday to the family and friends of those injured. "We join Spain and countries around the world in grieving the senseless loss of so many innocent people,'" he said in a statement
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Strategist Steve Bannon leaving White House

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Strategist Steve Bannon leaving White House

- WASHINGTON (AP) - Steve Bannon, a forceful but divisive presence in President Donald Trump's White House, is leaving. Trump accepted Bannon's resignation on Friday, ending a turbulent seven months for his chief strategist, the latest to depart from the president's administration in turmoil. White House spokesman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Friday would be Bannon's last day on the job. "We are grateful for his service and wish him the best," she said in a statement confirming reports of Bannon's departure
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Lt. Governor calls on Missouri Senate to expel Maria Chappelle-Nadal

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Lt. Governor calls on Missouri Senate to expel Maria Chappelle-Nadal

- JEFFERSON CITY, MO - Lieutenant Governor Mike Parson says he can and will expel State Senator Maria Chappelle-Nadal from the Missouri legislature if she doesn't resign following comments made about President Trump on Facebook. Parson, who’s position also makes him president of the Missouri Senate, is calling for the expulsion Nadal under Article 3 of the Missouri Constitution. But he hopes she will do the responsible thing first
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Trump adviser Steve Bannon is out as White House chief strategist

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Trump adviser Steve Bannon is out as White House chief strategist

- Steve Bannon, the blunt-spoken and divisive strategist who rose from Donald Trump's conservative campaign to a top White House post, was pushed out by the president Friday, capping a turbulent seven months that now has seen the departure of much of his senior staff. The former leader of conservative Breitbart News and a favorite in the farther-right portions of the Republican Party, Bannon has pushed Trump to follow through on some of his most contentious campaign promises including his travel ban for some foreigners and his decision to pull out of the Paris climate change agreement
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Lawmaker who made Trump assassination remark may face ouster

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Lawmaker who made Trump assassination remark may face ouster

- JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri lawmaker who temporarily posted a Facebook comment expressing hope that President Donald Trump would be assassinated could face an effort to remove her from office. Gov. Eric Greitens and Lt. Gov. Mike Parson, both Republicans, said on Friday that state senators should oust Democratic Sen. Maria Chapelle-Nadal, who has continued to reject calls for her resignation
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  • Democratic state lawmaker charged with assaulting Republican activist
    Democratic state lawmaker charged with assaulting Republican activist

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    CONCORD, N.H. — New Hampshire State Police recently charged six-term Democratic state Rep. Katherine Rogers of Concord with misdemeanor simple assault, alleging that she made “unprivileged contact” with a conservative activist during a state Senate recount process last November. Susan Olsen, a long-time pro-2nd Amendment activist, alleged that Rogers struck her on the head while both were observing a recount of election results at the state archives building in Concord on Nov
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  • Economic nationalists still linger in White House
    Economic nationalists still linger in White House

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    WASHINGTON (Reuters Breakingviews) - Economic nationalists still linger in the White House. The departure of Steve Bannon, the chief strategist who advocated protectionist, "America first" policies, represents a plus for the global economy. But other foes of open trade and immigration will continue to try to influence Donald Trump. The centrists’ economic fight waged by National Economic Council director Gary Cohn and others will get easier but it’s not over
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  • Secret Service investigating posts by Missouri state lawmaker
    Secret Service investigating posts by Missouri state lawmaker

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    A Missouri state senator reportedly wrote 'I hope Trump is assassinated!' Other Democratic lawmakers in the state quickly spoke out against the remark Washington (CNN)The US Secret Service is investigating comments made online by a Missouri state lawmaker who reportedly said she hoped President Donald Trump would be assassinated. Democratic State Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal's comment has since been deleted -- but it did not go unnoticed
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  • President Trump signs bill to fund veterans medical care program
    President Trump signs bill to fund veterans medical care program

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    BEDMINSTER, N.J. — President Donald Trump has signed an emergency spending bill that will pump more than $2 billion into a program that allows veterans to receive private medical care at government expense. Trump, who made improving veterans care a central campaign promise, signed the VA Choice and Quality Employment Act while at his New Jersey golf club on Saturday. The bill addresses a budget shortfall at the Department of Veteran Affairs that threatened medical care for thousands of veterans
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  • Bill Tracker: Increasing penalties for the "knockout game"
    Bill Tracker: Increasing penalties for the "knockout game"

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    Each legislative session thousands of bills and amendments are introduced in the Pennsylvania Legislature. Only a fraction become law, and an even smaller portion receive wide media coverage. These bills impact the lives of people living in Pennsylvania every day. Each week The Sentinel will highlight one bill that has not received widespread attention. About the bill. Beginning around 2013, media reports began cropping up about teens playing the “knock-out game
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