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Arnie Seipel

Editor, Washington Desk

Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., a member of the Senate Intelligence Committee, is a tough critic of the Trump administration's stance toward Russia. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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Sen. Marco Rubio speaks to NPR's Morning Edition

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A group numbering in the hundreds gather to protest the appearance of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell R-Ky., and the policies of the Trump administration in Jeffersontown, Ky., on Wednesday. Timothy D. Easley/AP hide caption

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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and other GOP leaders take questions from reporters about President Trump's ousted national security adviser, Michael Flynn, on Tuesday. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt at a Jan. 18 Senate Environment and Public Works Committee confirmation hearing for his nomination to lead the EPA. Pruitt's nomination passed in committee Thursday. He will still need to be confirmed by the full Senate. Bloomberg/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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Rep. Tom Price, R-Ga., center, nominee for Health and Human Services secretary, is seen with Chairman Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, before his Senate Finance Committee confirmation hearing on Jan. 24. Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call/Getty Images hide caption

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Chris Campbell, Republican staff director for the Senate Finance Committee chairman, sets nameplates out for Democratic senators who boycotted the committee vote on Rep. Tom Price, R-Ga., nominee for HHS secretary and Steve Mnuchin, nominee for Treasury secretary. Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call Inc. hide caption

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Former President George H.W. Bush (left) talks with former Secretary of State and close friend James Baker III at NRG Stadium in Houston in 2014. Bob Levey/Getty Images hide caption

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Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., stands on stage during the "Our First Stand: Save Health Care" rally at Macomb Community College in Warren, Mich., on Sunday. Rachel Woolf/Getty Images hide caption

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Democrats Rally In Dozens Of Cities To Oppose Obamacare Repeal

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