Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky. (center), speaks to members of the media with Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn, R-Texas, (left) and Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., outside the West Wing of the White House after a lunch meeting with President Trump on Wednesday. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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The Insecurity Of America's Old And Underfunded Voting Systems

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Sen. John McCain's diagnosis of brain cancer could eventually leave the Senate without its irascible military hawk who never holds back. Kym Smith/Newspix via Getty Images hide caption

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After He Spoke Out On Climate Change, Scientist Says He Was Demoted

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The morphine-like pain killer Oxycontin is just one of a number of opioids fueling a substance use crisis in the U.S. federal health officials say. And successful treatment for the substance use disorder can be costly. Leonard Lessin/Getty Images/Science Source hide caption

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Sen. Ben Cardin Reacts To Trump's 'New York Times' Interview

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Politics: Trump Lashes Out At Sessions; McCain Diagnosed With Brain Cancer

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Morning News Brief: Trump Blasts Sessions, DeVos Talks To Conservative Activists

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Hundreds of protesters hold signs and chant at a rally in front of the Colorado State Capitol in Denver. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is scheduled to deliver a speech to the American Legislative Exchange Council, or ALEC, which backs school choice policies coast to coast. Ann Marie Awad/CPR hide caption

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Betsy DeVos' Latest Speech Draws Protests, Even Before She Speaks

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President Trump speaks alongside Republican Sens. Dean Heller of Nevada (left) and Tim Scott of South Carolina during a meeting with lawmakers to discuss the health care bill on Wednesday. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump: I'd Never Have Picked Sessions If I'd Known About Recusal On Russia

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Senate Intelligence Committee member Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., heads into a closed-door committee meeting with Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats on June 15 in Washington, D.C. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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Sen. John McCain Diagnosed With Brain Cancer, Hospital Says

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