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Did Facebook ads traced to a Russian company violate U.S. election law?


According to people familiar with Facebook’s findings, company officials told congressional investigators on Sept. 6 that they discovered political ads on its site bought by a Russian company during the 2016 election. (The Washington Post) The news that a Russian company was behind 3,000 politically themed Facebook ads that appeared in the …

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At Pelosi’s request, Trump tweets ‘no action’ against DACA recipients for six months


President Trump met with congressional leaders, including House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.), right, in the Oval Office on Sept. 6. (Evan Vucci/AP) Following a request from House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.), President Trump tweeted Thursday morning that young, undocumented immigrants who received temporary work visas during the Obama-era Deferred …

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Bannon: Catholic Church needs ‘illegal aliens to fill the churches’


Stephen K. Bannon. (Joshua Roberts/Reuters) Stephen K. Bannon, President Trump’s former chief strategist, lashed out at leaders of the Catholic Church in the United States who condemned the president’s recent decision to phase out an Obama-era program that has allowed nearly 800,000 undocumented immigrants who were brought to the country as …

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Trump: ‘No second thoughts’ on DACA decision


President Trump meets with congressional leaders and members of his administration in the Oval Office on Wednesday. (Kevin Lamarque/Reuters) After President Trump seemed to waffle on his decision to phase out a program that has granted legal status to nearly 800,000 young undocumented immigrants who were brought to the country as children, …

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Obama calls President Trump’s decision to end DACA ‘wrong,’ ‘self-defeating’ and ‘cruel’


On Jan. 20, President Barack Obama, right, poses with President-elect Donald Trump at the White House. (Evan Vucci/AP) Former president Barack Obama said Tuesday that it is “wrong,” “self-defeating” and “cruel” for the Trump administration to end an Obama-era program that allowed younger undocumented immigrants to continue to live in the United …

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