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UN General Assembly: How Will Trump's Agenda Fare?

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Members of the Senate Judiciary Committee listen on the first day of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation hearing on Sept. 4. Kavanaugh will appear before the committee again this week. Brendan Smialowski /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Alternative Influence: Broadcasting The Reactionary Right On YouTube

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Why Thomas Confirmation Hearings Resonate Now More Than Ever

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While In Las Vegas, Trump Reaches Out To Latino Voters

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Republican Nevada state legislature candidate Dennis Hof, left, jokes with madam Sonja Bandolik at the Love Ranch brothel, owned by Hof, in Crystal, Nev. in April. John Locher/AP hide caption

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Meet Nevada's 'Trump Of Pahrump'

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The Week In Politics: Brett Kavanaugh, Rod Rosenstein

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DHS Proposes Denying Green Cards To Immigrants Who Use Public Aid

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California Secretary of State Alex Padilla is launching the first statewide effort to combat election-related disinformation. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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California Launches New Effort To Fight Election Disinformation

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Bolstering Security Ahead Of Midterm Elections

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Women And Politics: What's Changed Since Anita Hill

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The Latest In Politics: Kavanaugh, Rosenstein

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W.Va. Plan Would Allow Some Service Members To Vote Via Smartphone

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