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Brock Ervin holds a sign outside the Indiana House chamber before the 11 representatives of the Electoral College gathered on Dec. 19, 2016, in Indianapolis. The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to hear two cases challenging state attempts to penalize Electoral College delegates who fail to vote for the presidential candidate they were pledged to support. Darron Cummings/AP hide caption

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The Supreme Court will examine Trump administration regulations that allow employers to claim exemptions to the contraceptive insurance coverage mandate in the Affordable Care Act. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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The White House has said that President Trump was acting within his legal authority when he froze military aid to Ukraine. Mark Wilson/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump Broke The Law In Freezing Ukraine Funds, Watchdog Report Concludes

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From left, then-Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto, President Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau participate in a USMCA signing ceremony in November 2018 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP hide caption

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FBI headquarters in Washington. The bureau is changing its policy on election security notifications to prepare for the 2020 presidential race. J. David Ake/AP hide caption

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Faith leaders pray with President Trump during a rally for evangelical supporters at the King Jesus International Ministry church in Miami earlier this month. Lynne Sladky/AP hide caption

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Trump Defends School Prayer. Critics Say He's Got It All Wrong

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Reporters have descended on Howard County, Iowa, trying to understand the massive political shift there. Asma Khalid/NPR hide caption

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In 2012, Obama Won This Tiny Iowa County By 21 Points. Then Trump Won It By 20

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Lev Parnas (left) says text messages last year between him and congressional candidate Robert Hyde about surveilling former Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch were taken out of context. But Ukrainian police are investigating the allegations. Al Drago/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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Democratic presidential candidates (from left) Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts, former Vice President Joe Biden and Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont participate in Tuesday night's primary debate in Des Moines, Iowa. Scott Olson/Getty Images hide caption

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of California announces the seven impeachment managers — (flanking Pelosi from left) Hakeem Jeffries, Sylvia Garcia, Jerry Nadler, Adam Schiff, Val Demings, Zoe Lofgren Jason Crow — on Capitol Hill on Wednesday. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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A handwritten note by Rudy Giuliani associate Lev Parnas lists his tasks, starting with getting Ukraine's new president to announce an investigation into "the Biden case." Screenshot by NPR hide caption

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Both houses of Virginia's legislature voted to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment, but the ERA's future is uncertain: Its original deadline elapsed decades ago. Here, an ERA supporter reacts to a Virginia Senate committee's vote to advance the ERA amendment last week. Steve Helber/AP hide caption

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President Trump's administration is releasing billions of dollars in hurricane relief for Puerto Rico that was supposed to be released by September. Saul Loeb / AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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The U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments Tuesday on whether to throw out the convictions of Bridget Anne Kelly and William Baroni Jr., who were convicted in the "Bridgegate" scandal. Julio Cortez/AP hide caption

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When Is Abuse Of Power A Crime? Supreme Court Answer May Come In 'Bridgegate' Scandal

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President Trump and Vice Premier Liu He, China's top trade negotiator, sign a "Phase 1" trade agreement between the U.S. and China at the White House on Wednesday. Saul Loeb/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Trump Signs 'Phase 1' China Trade Deal, But Most Tariffs Remain In Place

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