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  1. Trump's Afghan strategy hailed in Kabul, GOP ranks; Dems skeptical

    Upi.com -US 08.22 / 12:55 www.upi.com
    The Afghan government and Republicans lauded President Trump's shift in the U.S. strategy in Afghanistan, but Democrats cast doubt on its chances for…
  2. Kiel seeking GOP nomination for Rep. District 18 seat

    Timesdaily.com - Local 08.22 / 12:55 www.timesdaily.com
    RUSSELLVILLE – State politics is something that has always interested Jamie Kiel and when he heard that an incumbent would not be running in the District 18 Alabama House race, he decided the time was right for h…
  3. ​Assembly GOP leader fends off challenge over climate vote

    Scpr.org - California 08.22 / 12:52 scpr.org
    Assemblyman Frank Bigelow, R-O'Neals, talks with Assembly Republican Leader Chad Mayes, of Yucca Valley, Thursday, July 20, 2017, in Sacramento, Calif. Mayes has received criticism from some GOP members for his support of a cap-and-trade bill backed by Gov. Jerry Brown. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli); Credit: Rich Pedroncelli/AP Sophia Bollag | APCalifornia Assembly Republican leader Chad Mayes has survived, for now, a challenge to his leadership over his support for extending the state's…
  4. Kentucky GOP senator to run for attorney general in 2019

    SFgate.com-National 08.22 / 12:51 sfgate.com
    FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A Republican state senator says he is running for attorney general in Kentucky. Whitney Westerfield said Tuesday he will file a letter of intent with the Kentucky Registry of Election Finance. That means Westerfield can raise money for the election that won't happen until 2019. It will be the second statewide campaign for Westerfield, who lost the 2015 attorney general's race to Democrat Andy Beshear by less than half of a percentage point. Westerfield says Beshear is …
  5. GOP senators ask Trump to hold off on Venezuelan oil sanctions

    Itk.thehill.com - Finance 08.22 / 12:29 itk.thehill.com
    A group of Republican senators are asking President Trump to hold off on hitting Venezuelan oil companies with sanctions, claiming the restrictions could hurt U.S. oil refiners and drive Venezuela closer to U.S. adversaries.Republican S…
  6. ‘He’s Trump — he can do what he wants!‘: GOP voters baffle CNN’s Alisyn Camerota by backing Afghanistan flip-flop

    Rawstory.com - U.S. 08.22 / 12:14 rawstory.com
    President Donald Trump’s supporters are still in his corner and nothing will shake their dedication to his agenda — even if his legislation hurts them. In a panel discussion with CNN, his supporters agreed that they were all fine with the increase in troop levels with Afghanistan.…
  7. GOP tax reform will spur wage increases, Sen. McConnell and Treasury Secretary Mnuchin say

    Courier-journal.com - Louisville 08.22 / 11:59 courier-journal.com
    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Treasury chief Steven Mnuchin talk the economy, maybe debt ceiling and tax…
  8. Who is Kelli Ward, Jeff Flake’s GOP primary challenger Trump referenced by name?

    Gantdaily.com - Pennsylvania (PA) 08.22 / 10:57 gantdaily.com
    Kelli Ward calls herself a “conservative champion.” The doctor and former Arizona state senator, who failed to unseat Sen. John McCain in a 2016 Senate primary, is now taking on Sen. Jeff Flake in 2018. Now, all eyes are on the red state as President Donald Trump, who appeared to encourage Ward by name in…
  9. Trump's Visit To Arizona Is A Headache For Trump GOP Critic, Sen. Jeff Flake

    Interactive.wxxi.org - New York (NY) 08.22 / 10:25 interactive.wxxi.org
    President Trump's visit to Arizona is already fraught with controversy. The mayor of Phoenix asked the president to hold off staging a campaign rally in his city following the recent violence in Charlottesville, Va. Then, there are the hints Trump has dropped that he might issue a controversial pardon for the former local Sheriff Joe Arpaio, who was recently convicted of criminal contempt of court for disobeying a federal judge. Last but not least, Trump may step further into next year's…
  10. Trump's Visit To Arizona Is A Headache For Trump GOP Critic, Sen. Jeff Flake

    Wvasfm.org - Arizona (AZ) 08.22 / 10:24 wvasfm.org
    President Trump's visit to Arizona is already fraught with controversy. The mayor of Phoenix asked the president to hold off staging a campaign rally in his city following the recent violence in Charlottesville, Va. Then, there are the hints Trump has dropped that he might issue a controversial pardon for the former local Sheriff Joe Arpaio, who was recently convicted of criminal contempt of court for disobeying a federal judge. Last but not least, Trump may step further into next year's…
  11. Trump's Visit To Arizona Is A Headache For Trump GOP Critic, Sen. Jeff Flake

    Wmot.org - Tennessee (TN) 08.22 / 10:23 wmot.org
    President Trump's visit to Arizona is already fraught with controversy. The mayor of Phoenix asked the president to hold off staging a campaign rally in his city following the recent violence in Charlottesville, Va. Then, there are the hints Trump has dropped that he might issue a controversial pardon for the former local Sheriff Joe Arpaio, who was recently convicted of criminal contempt of court for disobeying a federal judge. Last but not least, Trump may step further into next year's…
  12. Trump's Visit To Arizona Is A Headache For Trump GOP Critic, Sen. Jeff Flake

    Wlrn.org - Miami 08.22 / 10:22 wlrn.org
    President Trump's visit to Arizona is already fraught with controversy. The mayor of Phoenix asked the president to hold off staging a campaign rally in his city following the recent violence in Charlottesville, Va. Then, there are the hints Trump has dropped that he might issue a controversial pardon for the former local Sheriff Joe Arpaio, who was recently convicted of criminal contempt of court for disobeying a federal judge. Last but not least, Trump may step further into next year's…
  13. Trump's Visit To Arizona Is A Headache For Trump GOP Critic, Sen. Jeff Flake

    Nwpr.org - Washington 08.22 / 10:06 nwpr.org
    President Trump's visit to Arizona is already fraught with controversy. The mayor of Phoenix asked the president to hold off staging a campaign rally in his city following the recent violence in Charlottesville, Va. Then, there are the hints Trump has dropped that he might issue a controversial pardon for the former local Sheriff Joe Arpaio, who was recently convicted of criminal contempt of court for disobeying a federal judge. Last but not least, Trump may step further into next year's…
  14. Trump's Visit To Arizona Is A Headache For Trump GOP Critic, Sen. Jeff Flake

    News.mpbn.net - Maine (ME) 08.22 / 10:06 news.mpbn.net
    President Trump's visit to Arizona is already fraught with controversy. The mayor of Phoenix asked the president to hold off staging a campaign rally in his city following the recent violence in Charlottesville, Va. Then, there are the hints Trump has dropped that he might issue a controversial pardon for the former local Sheriff Joe Arpaio, who was recently convicted of criminal contempt of court for disobeying a federal judge. Last but not least, Trump may step further into next year's…
  15. Trump's Visit To Arizona Is A Headache For Trump GOP Critic, Sen. Jeff Flake

    Wypr.org - Maryland (MD) 08.22 / 10:04 wypr.org
    President Trump's visit to Arizona is already fraught with controversy. The mayor of Phoenix asked the president to hold off staging a campaign rally in his city following the recent violence in Charlottesville, Va. Then, there are the hints Trump has dropped that he might issue a controversial pardon for the former local Sheriff Joe Arpaio, who was recently convicted of criminal contempt of court for disobeying a federal judge. Last but not least, Trump may step further into next year's…
  16. Trump's Visit To Arizona Is A Headache For Trump GOP Critic, Sen. Jeff Flake

    Ktep.org - Music 08.22 / 10:02 ktep.org
    President Trump's visit to Arizona is already fraught with controversy. The mayor of Phoenix asked the president to hold off staging a campaign rally in his city following the recent violence in Charlottesville, Va. Then, there are the hints Trump has dropped that he might issue a controversial pardon for the former local Sheriff Joe Arpaio, who was recently convicted of criminal contempt of court for disobeying a federal judge. Last but not least, Trump may step further into next year's…
  17. Trump's Visit To Arizona Is A Headache For Trump GOP Critic, Sen. Jeff Flake

    Kwbu.org - Texas (TX) 08.22 / 10:02 kwbu.org
    President Trump's visit to Arizona is already fraught with controversy. The mayor of Phoenix asked the president to hold off staging a campaign rally in his city following the recent violence in Charlottesville, Va. Then, there are the hints Trump has dropped that he might issue a controversial pardon for the former local Sheriff Joe Arpaio, who was recently convicted of criminal contempt of court for disobeying a federal judge. Last but not least, Trump may step further into next year's…
  18. Trump's Visit To Arizona Is A Headache For Trump GOP Critic, Sen. Jeff Flake

    Kvnf.org - Colorado (CO) 08.22 / 10:02 kvnf.org
    President Trump's visit to Arizona is already fraught with controversy. The mayor of Phoenix asked the president to hold off staging a campaign rally in his city following the recent violence in Charlottesville, Va. Then, there are the hints Trump has dropped that he might issue a controversial pardon for the former local Sheriff Joe Arpaio, who was recently convicted of criminal contempt of court for disobeying a federal judge. Last but not least, Trump may step further into next year's…
  19. Trump's Visit To Arizona Is A Headache For Trump GOP Critic, Sen. Jeff Flake

    Kuer.org - Utah (UT) 08.22 / 10:02 kuer.org
    President Trump's visit to Arizona is already fraught with controversy. The mayor of Phoenix asked the president to hold off staging a campaign rally in his city following the recent violence in Charlottesville, Va. Then, there are the hints Trump has dropped that he might issue a controversial pardon for the former local Sheriff Joe Arpaio, who was recently convicted of criminal contempt of court for disobeying a federal judge. Last but not least, Trump may step further into next year's…
  20. Trump's Visit To Arizona Is A Headache For Trump GOP Critic, Sen. Jeff Flake

    Krwg.org - New Mexico (NM) 08.22 / 10:02 krwg.org
    President Trump's visit to Arizona is already fraught with controversy. The mayor of Phoenix asked the president to hold off staging a campaign rally in his city following the recent violence in Charlottesville, Va. Then, there are the hints Trump has dropped that he might issue a controversial pardon for the former local Sheriff Joe Arpaio, who was recently convicted of criminal contempt of court for disobeying a federal judge. Last but not least, Trump may step further into next year's…