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WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 18: U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) speaks at a news conference supporting Puerto Rico's recovery from Hurricane Maria September 18, 2018 in Washington, DC. President Donald Trump has disputed the death toll of 3,000 attributed to Maria last year announced in late August by George Washington …

Kirsten Gillibrand: Trump ‘Doesn’t Care About Anyone But Himself’

Sunday on ABC’s “This Week,” Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) accused President Donald Trump of not caring about anyone but himself. While discussing Trump’s prosed deal to end the government shutdown, Gillibrand said, “The difference between what he has offered and

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Dem Rep. Cleaver: Trump Is Playing Us ‘For Fools’

On Saturday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “PoliticsNation,” Representative Emanuel Cleaver (D-MO) reacted to President Trump’s proposal on immigration and the government shutdown by stating President Trump is trying to “play us for fools.” Cleaver said, “Well, there’s no table. The president

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Klobuchar: Trump Should ‘Come Back to the Table,’ End Shutdown

During Friday’s Democratic Weekly Address, Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) asked President Trump “to come back to the table,” and end the government shutdown. Transcript as Follows: “I’m Amy Klobuchar, the Senator from the state of Minnesota. This weekend, we are

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Barbara Boxer: McConnell Is a ‘Complicit Little Coward’

Friday on MSNBC’s “Live,” former Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-CA) said Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) was “a complicit little coward” for not reopening the government against the wishes of President Donald Trump. Boxer said, “The two people who

WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 04: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), speaks to the media after meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump about ending the partial government shutdown, on January 4, 2019 in Washington, DC. The U.S government is going into the 13th day of a partial shutdown with Republicans and …

Nancy Pelosi Accuses WH of Leaking Afghanistan Commercial Flight Plans

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) on Friday canceled a visit to Afghanistan, accusing the White House of leaking commercial travel plans to the war zone after President Donald Trump denied her and other Democrats access to a military aircraft for a seven-day foreign trip.

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Schiff: Trump Is Acting Like ‘He’s in the Fifth Grade’

Thursday, House Intelligence Committee chairman Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) called President Donald Trump “a fifth grader” for canceling House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s (D-CA) upcoming international travel in response to her proposal to postpone the State of the Union address until