Trump changes DC 4th of July into romp for cronies

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Trump transforms his Washington DC July 4th “Salute to America” into a VIP party

The president refuses to let anyone except his friends and family get anywhere near the podium he’ll be speaking from.

Take Action: Tell Democrats to support Elizabeth Warren’s proposal to tax the super wealthy their fair share!

VIDEO OF THE DAY: Jim Acosta and Trump get into heated exchange at G20 summit

Trump and CNN’s Jim Acosta butt heads at the G20 summit due to Trump’s loose grip on reality.

Take Action: Reverse Trump’s un-American purge of White House journalists!

My Own Words — by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

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Trump goes on a rambling rant about Joe Biden and school busing
When asked about the controversy, the president chimed in in trademark fashion.

Soccer star Megan Rapinoe thumbs her nose at Trump and accepted a competing DC invite

The co-captain of the U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team trolled Trump with her eager acceptance of the new invitation.

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All of the extremist killings in the US in 2018 had links to right-wing extremism, according to new report
The report is consistent with other studies on extremism in the US, which have shown right-wing extremism and violence are on the rise.

Trump publicly proves he couldn’t pass a middle-school civics test
Trump thinks “Western liberalism” literally means liberals on the west coast.

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MCCONNELL’S SHAME: 9/11 first responder Luis Alvarez who appeared before Congress with Jon Stewart dies
“You all said you would never forget. Well, I’m here to make sure that you don’t,” Alvarez told Congress this month shortly before he went into hospice.

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