Trump praises 'great win in Montana'

Unprompted, President Trump touted Republican Greg Gianforte’s May 25th victory in Montana’s special congressional election while in Sicily on May 26. Source: Washington Post (owned by Jeff Bezos. Strongly Left Partisan)

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The Health 202: Senate GOP is all talk and no action on health care

“Time is not on our side,” said Sen. John McCain. Source: Washington Post (owned by Jeff Bezos. Strongly Left Partisan)

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Trump's foreign trip gets 'The Wonder Years' treatment

President Trump’s first trip abroad has gone pretty well. Source: Washington Post (owned by Jeff Bezos. Strongly Left Partisan)

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Jared Kushner now a focus in Russia investigation

Investigators are looking in particular at meetings the president’s son-in-law held in December with Russians, people familiar with the matter said. Source: Washington Post (owned by Jeff Bezos. Strongly Left Partisan)

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Capital Journal Daybreak: Montana Win for GOP, Takeaways From Trump’s NATO Visit, More

GOP’s Gianforte Wins Montana Race Despite Assault Charge Ruling on Trump’s Travel Ban Sets Stage for Supreme Court Trump Tells NATO to Pay Up for Military Seib Video: NATO Allies Still Nervous After Trump’s Visit Good morning. Here are the top stories from the Washington bureau: REPUBLICAN GIANFORTE WINS MONTANA SPECIAL ELECTION: Republicans won a…

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Callista Gingrich Nominated as U.S. Ambassador to Holy See

President Donald Trump has formally nominated Callista L. Gingrich, a documentary film producer and author, as U.S. ambassador to the Holy See, the White House said Thursday. Source: Wall Street Journal (mouthpiece of the Chamber of Commerce)

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Counties to Watch in Thursday’s Montana Special Election

By most measures, Republicans should have an easy victory in today’s special election for a House seat from Montana. President carried the state by 20 percentage points last November, and Republicans have held Montana’s lone House seat for two decades. But a charged-up Democratic base and the political turbulence around Mr. Trump could present problems…

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Lieberman Withdraws From Consideration as FBI Director, Citing Appearance of Conflict of Interest

Former Sen. Joe Lieberman, once a leading contender for FBI director, on Thursday withdrew himself from consideration for the post in a letter to President Donald Trump, citing the appearance of a conflict of interest. Source: Wall Street Journal (mouthpiece of the Chamber of Commerce)

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Trump told in Brussels that West should focus on ‘values,’ not only interests

The president was also expected to get an earful from the British about intelligence leaks. Source: Washington Post (owned by Jeff Bezos. Strongly Left Partisan)

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Montana's Greg Gianforte is fighting for a House seat. He might be miserable in Congress.

“If you’re running for public office and don’t like ‘recorders shoved in your face,’ you’re gonna have a bad time,” pollster Frank Luntz said. Source: Washington Post (owned by Jeff Bezos. Strongly Left Partisan)

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