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Senate votes Monday on 4 gun-control proposals

By Sean Cockerham and David Lightman, McClatchy Washington Bureau

June 20, 2016

The Senate, divided over how to respond to the nation's latest mass shooting, will vote Monday on four measures supporters say would keep guns out of the hands of terrorists.All of them have failed in political show votes after...

Trump announces his Supreme Court picks, including one who has repeatedly mocked him

By David G. Savage, Tribune Washington Bureau

May 19, 2016

WASHINGTON — Hoping to reassure Republicans worried that he might be too liberal, Donald Trump on Wednesday named 11 conservative judges from outside the Washington Beltway as his likely choices for a Supreme Court justice sho...

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