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Republican Greg Gianforte speaks to supporters after being declared the winner of Montana's special election. Was his assault on a journalist a turning point? Janie Osborne/Getty Images hide caption

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Finding The Middle In The Incivility War

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The New TV Drama: As The White House Turns

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House Financial Services Committee Ranking Member Maxine Waters listens as Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling speaks on Capitol Hill on May 2, 2017, during the committee's hearing on overhauling the nation's financial rules. Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP hide caption

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'Auntie' Maxine Waters Is The Political Crush Of The Moment For Young Progressives

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Rep. 'Auntie' Maxine Waters Getting The Spotlight

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Young Voters Distrust Presidency, Say It's Unlikely They'll Run For Office, Poll Says

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