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Spicer out, Sanders and Scaramucci rise in Trump shake-up

WASHINGTON (AP) -- White House press secretary Sean Spicer abruptly resigned Friday over President Donald Trump's decision to tap a camera-ready financier to lead the beleaguered White House communications team. The departing spokesman said the president "could benefit from a clean slate" as he seeks to steady operations amid the Russia investigations and ahead of a health care showdown....
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Republicans embrace tax hike targeting Democratic states

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Republicans aren't usually big on raising taxes, but they're really eager to eliminate the federal deduction for state and local taxes....
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Trump to attend commissioning of USS Gerald R. Ford

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump will help commission the USS Gerald R. Ford, a $12.9 billion warship that after delays and cost overruns will officially be turned over to the Navy....
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Sean Spicer hit bumps in road from first day at White House

WASHINGTON (AP) -- From Day One, it was clear that Sean Spicer was in for a rocky ride as President Donald Trump's press secretary....
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White House communication chief already at the mic for Trump

NEW YORK (AP) -- He was the only Trump ally on stage that day....
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Trump's new message man once called him 'hack politician'

Who was that guy who called Donald Trump a "hack politician"? Some fake news media rat? Oh no, it was the president's new message man, back when he was off-message....
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Trump Jr., Manafort consider private interview with senators

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump's eldest son and his former campaign chairman won't testify publicly next week and are instead discussing being privately interviewed by a Senate committee investigating Russia's meddling in the 2016 election, the panel said....
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Opinion Poll

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Was President Trump wrong to criticize publicly Attorney General Sessions for recusing himself from the Russian probe? <More Info>

Yes
No
Yes
81%
No
19%
Total Votes: 380

Yesterday's Poll

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How do you feel about the Pa. Turnpike subsidies for mass transit?

Be Eliminated
75%
Be Reduced
19%
Should Continue
6%
Total Votes: 14,209