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Trump Expands Secretary Of State Candidate List As Team Downplays Taiwan CallMore staff announcements are expected this week from President-elect Donald Trump.
Speaker Paul Ryan Discusses Partnership With Trump On '60 Minutes'On “60 Minutes” Sunday, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) talked about his partnership with President-elect Donald Trump, which may soon be the most scrutinized in Washington.
Investigation Finds Inmates Of Color Disciplined At Higher Rates At N.Y. State PrisonsAn investigation has found that in state prisons, black and Latino inmates were disciplined at higher rates than whites.
Gillibrand Calls For Federal Funding To Protect Religious Institutions, Nonprofits From Hate, TerrorHate crimes are up, and U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) is trying to have $5 million more added to an end-of-the-year federal funding bill.
Trump Stands By Taiwan Phone CallTrump's 10-minute phone call on Friday led China to lodge a diplomatic protest with the United States.
Donald Trump Begins Victory Tour In Indiana, Ohio; Names Mattis As Defense SecretaryPresident-elect Donald Trump took a victory lap on Thursday, appearing first in Indiana and then in Ohio.

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