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A Bare-Knuckle Fight Over Recounts

A Bare-Knuckle Fight Over Recounts

| December 3, 2016 | 0 Comments

Consortium News A Bare-Knuckle Fight Over Recounts Consortium News When the Clinton campaign said it would join the recount in three Rust Belt states narrowly lost to Donald Trump , it didn't say its motive was overcoming the vote totals but instead to find out if there was “foreign interference” in the election. “This … [...]

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A Bare-Knuckle Fight Over Recounts

A Bare-Knuckle Fight Over Recounts

| December 3, 2016 | 0 Comments

Consortium News A Bare-Knuckle Fight Over Recounts Consortium News When the Clinton campaign said it would join the recount in three Rust Belt states narrowly lost to Donald Trump , it didn't say its motive was overcoming the vote totals but instead to find out if there was “foreign interference” in the election. “This … [...]

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Whitehorse Daily Star: Save-ANWR effort heats up as Trump era …

Whitehorse Daily Star: Save-ANWR effort heats up as Trump era …

| November 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

Whitehorse Star (subscription) Whitehorse Daily Star: Save-ANWR effort heats up as Trump era … Whitehorse Star (subscription) The Alaska Wilderness League is trying to shore up a legislative defence to ensure continued protection of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR), says its … and more » …

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Obama is reportedly trying to ban Arctic drilling for the next five years

Obama is reportedly trying to ban Arctic drilling for the next five years

| November 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

With just two months before he leaves office, US president Barack Obama will reportedly attempt to block oil drilling in the Arctic Ocean for the next five years. It would be a largely symbolic move, considering the decision must be reviewed by Congress and could be reversed by the next administration. But the most important [...]

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President Obama Doesnt Think the FBI Chief Is Trying to Influence the Election, White House Says

President Obama Doesnt Think the FBI Chief Is Trying to Influence the Election, White House Says

| November 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

“He’s in a tough spot” + READ ARTICLE President Obama does not believe that FBI Director James Comey is seeking to influence the outcome of the presidential election through his surprise disclosure last week that authorities discovered new emails potentially tied to Hillary Clinton’s private server, Obama’s spokesman said Monday. “I’ll neither criticize nor defend [...]

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Obamas Last White House Halloween

Obamas Last White House Halloween

| November 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Wall Street Journal Obama's Last White House Halloween Wall Street Journal Obama's Last White House Halloween. 10/31/2016 7:29PM. President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama hosted children in costumes and their families on Monday to celebrate their last Halloween in the White House . Photo: Getty Images … and more » …

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Science Organizations Again Urge Congress to Take Climate Change Seriously

Science Organizations Again Urge Congress to Take Climate Change Seriously

| November 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

InsideClimate News Science Organizations Again Urge Congress to Take Climate Change Seriously InsideClimate News Lamar Smith, left, who has led many of Congress' efforts to question climate science, speaks with John Holdren, director of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy. … emissions must be substantially reduced,” said the letter, which … Letter [...]

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Happy Halloween! Take a Look Inside #HauntedWH

Happy Halloween! Take a Look Inside #HauntedWH

| November 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

The White House (blog) Happy Halloween ! Take a Look Inside #HauntedWH The White House (blog) Abraham Lincoln interpreter Richard “Fritz” Klein of Springfield, Ill., talks with student visitors during their tour in the State Dining Room of the White House , Oct. 28, 2016. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy). Since its founding [...]

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Happy Halloween! Take a Look Inside #HauntedWH

Happy Halloween! Take a Look Inside #HauntedWH

| November 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

The White House (blog) Happy Halloween ! Take a Look Inside #HauntedWH The White House (blog) Abraham Lincoln interpreter Richard “Fritz” Klein of Springfield, Ill., talks with student visitors during their tour in the State Dining Room of the White House , Oct. 28, 2016. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy). Since its founding [...]

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Happy Halloween! Take a Look Inside #HauntedWH

Happy Halloween! Take a Look Inside #HauntedWH

| November 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

The White House (blog) Happy Halloween ! Take a Look Inside #HauntedWH The White House (blog) Abraham Lincoln interpreter Richard “Fritz” Klein of Springfield, Ill., talks with student visitors during their tour in the State Dining Room of the White House , Oct. 28, 2016. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy). Since its founding [...]

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