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FACT CHECK: President Trump's Tax Speech In Missouri

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Democrats Re-Examine The Legacy Of Former President Bill Clinton

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Voting-Rights Advocates Monitor Who Trump Picks For Census Bureau Post

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President Trump meets with congressional leaders in the Oval Office at the White House on Sept. 6. The deadline to fund the government and raise the debt ceiling is coming up on Dec. 8. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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In the 1944 film Gaslight, Gregory (Charles Boyer) slowly tricks his wife, Paula (Ingrid Bergman), into believing she is insane. Bettmann Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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Democrat Ralph Northam celebrates his election as governor of Virginia on Nov. 7. Members of both parties are wondering what that race and other recent success for Democrats will mean for the 2018 midterms. Cliff Owen/AP hide caption

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Is A Big, Blue Wave Forming Off The Political Coast?

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This Thanksgiving A Majority Would Prefer To Hold The Side Of Political Talk

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The team led by Justice Department special counsel Robert Mueller is set to interview a number of current administration officials, a top White House attorney tells NPR. Mark Wilson/Getty Images hide caption

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Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore has been accused of sexual misconduct by multiple women, some of whom were teenagers at the time. He holds up a copy of his handbook, One Nation Under God. Wes Frazer/Getty Images hide caption

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