Marco Rubio vs. Alex Jones: Who are you rooting for?

Sen. Marco Rubio and professional conspiracy theorist Alex Jones almost came to blows after a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on possible bias from tech companies. Jones confronted Rubio during a press huddle, eventually patting Rubio on the shoulder, leading to the senator warning Jones he would "take care of you myself." The confrontation between one of the Senate's most disliked members...
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Should Kanye West and Kim Kardashian stay out of politics?

After successfully lobbying the president to pardon Alice Johnson, Kim Kardashian West is back at the White House advocating for prison reform—this time for a 30-year-old man serving a life sentence on a drug charge. Yet, West and her husband Kanye have a rocky history with politics. Kanye struggled to justify his support of Donald Trump on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" and Kim was criticized when she...
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Who do you trust more: President Trump or Bob Woodward?

Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter Bob Woodward is releasing a new book on the Trump administration entitled "Fear: Trump in the White House." Woodward says every anecdote in the book is backed up by direct sources, speaking to him on deep background, including reports that Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said the president "acted like—and had the understanding of—'a fifth- or sixth-grader'" and Chief...
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Can you read 42,000 pages in one night?

The night before Judge Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court confirmation hearing was set to begin, 42,000 pages of documents from Kavanaugh's time in the George W. Bush White House were turned over to Senators. Democrats claimed there was not nearly enough time for them to fully investigate the documents, while their Republican colleagues more or less told them to suck it up. Can a human person even...
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Do Americans know how to protest?

Conservatives are once again protesting an American corporation that deigns to disagree with their political views by destroying products they've already purchased. After Nike announced it was partnering with quarterback Colin Kaepernick, conservatives took to Twitter to show themselves destroying their Nike gear, sometimes setting themselves on fire in the process. Critics of the protests say...
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Should Democrats go scorched earth on Trump's Supreme Court nominee?

Democrats opened Judge Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination hearing by immediately asking chairman Chuck Grassley to adjourn the panel. There has been a debate amongst Democrats since Justice Kennedy announced his retirement about whether to obstruct the hearings in order to prevent Kavanaugh's confirmation. As the hearings start, it appears the liberal wing of the judiciary committee is...
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Should politicians be allowed to restrict media access to events?

The debate over freedom of the press flared up again when a volunteer from President Donald Trump's advance team blocked a photojournalist from taking a picture of a protester being led out of a recent event. On the other side of the partisan divide, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez also caught flack for refusing to allow the press to attend a recent campaign event. Some argue politicians are within...
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Should the DNC have gotten rid of super delegates?

The Democratic National Committee voted to strip so-called "superdelegates" of their outsized influence in nominating party candidates. Superdelegates became a heated issue during the 2016 election when supporters of Sen. Bernie Sanders thought, erroneously, that superdelegates had thrown the nomination in Hillary Clinton's favor. Supporters of the superdelegate system say they help highlight...
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Can Democrats impeach President Trump if he's 'doing a great job'?

In an interview with Bloomberg, President Donald Trump claimed he could not be impeached because he's doing a "good job" at leading the country. The economy is strong and the United States is not currently in any large-scale combat situations. But recent poll numbers show the public feels differently. Some feel the endless scandals and unpresidential behavior will fuel public support for...
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Should Rudy Giuliani's 'counter report' to the Mueller probe be taken seriously?

President Trump's personal attorney, Rudy Giuliani, told The Daily Beast that he was spearheading a secondary investigation to "counter" special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation. Giuliani admits that most of the information in this new report is easily found on the Internet, but maintains its legitimacy. Some critics have come out and said this is nothing but a PR stunt to discredit the...
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