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Sherrilyn Ifill: 'Black Voters In Alabama Mattered'

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Anthony Scaramucci, whose tenure at the White House was short but attention-getting, made a splash in the first round of voting in the NPR Top Political Story of the Year Bracket. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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Ex-George W. Bush Official Doubts Trump's U.N. Financial Strategy

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In 2017, Sports Was A Battleground For National Events

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A Follow Up On Op-Ed: 'Facebook Wins, Democracy Loses'

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Earmarks And Pork-Belly Spending, Long The Bane Of Congress

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FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe is Capitol Hill on Thursday for a meeting with members of the House Oversight and House Judiciary committees. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (left) speaks at the press conference after the senate vote of the tax reform bill on Wednesday in Washington, D.C Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images hide caption

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Senator-elect Doug Jones, D-Ala., speaks to the press last week after his win in the Alabama special election. Mark Wallheiser/Getty Images hide caption

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President Trump has won over religious conservatives with promises of Supreme Court nominees, hard-line support for Israel and a host of other items. Orlando Sentinel/TNS via Getty Images hide caption

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