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House Democrats Will Subpoena Mueller Report

Jahi Chikwendiu/The Washington Post Looking for news you can trust?Subscribe to our free newsletters. House Democrats say they will vote this week to subpoena Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s complete report, underlying evidence, and other material—rejecting as insufficient Attorney General William Barr’s pledge to produce a redacted version of the report later this month.  House Judiciary…

Whistleblower Says White House Is Hiring Security Risks

Looking for news you can trust?Subscribe to our free newsletters. In yet another shocking development, a whistleblower has told Congress that the Trump White House routinely overruled denials of security clearances: Tricia Newbold, a longtime White House security adviser, told the House Oversight and Reform Committee that she and her colleagues issued “dozens” of denials…

It’s Hard Enough for Student Sexual Assault Survivors. Missouri Lawmakers Are Trying to Make It Even Worse.

The University of Missouri campusStephen Emlund/Getty Images Looking for news you can trust?Subscribe to our free newsletters. College students deciding whether to report sexual assault or harassment to their universities already face a slew of barriers. There’s the shame, embarrassment, and fear of going through an emotionally difficult misconduct process. There’s the panic that even…

“Fox and Friends” Describes Guatemala, El Salvador, and Honduras as “3 Mexican Countries”

Fox News Looking for news you can trust?Subscribe to our free newsletters. While the hosts of “Fox and Friends” discussed the Trump administration’s decision to cut aid to El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras on Sunday morning, the chyron described the three so-called Northern Triangle countries as “Mexican countries.” How Stupid Is @foxandfriends? ‘Trump Cuts U.S. Aid…