17 June 2018

Donald Trump - Trump Is Nothing Without the Senate

Jeff Greenfield

US Senate

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please press:  www.politico.com

ezs note:  If you live in one of the following states -

Arizona, California, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Hawaii, Indiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota*, Mississippi*, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Tennessee,  Texas, Utah or Vermont - 

it's doubly important that you vote.  When you enter the ballot box, be sure you vote for both the Representative and the Senator you have chosen.  Oh, by the way, be sure you have registered!  Thanks.

Indonesia - Indonesia’s LGBT crackdown

Febriana Firdaus
The Interpreter

Puncak Jaya, Indonesia

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civil rights - Maine lawyer who won landmark gay marriage case warns of civil rights backlash

Judy Harrison
Bangor Daily News

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Pennsylvania - Felony charges dropped against transgender woman accused of trying to burn flag at Philly Pride

Michael Boren
The Inquirer

skyline of Philadelphia

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lead story - Pistons’ Reggie Bullock to transgender community: ‘I see y’all as people that I love’

Malika Andrews
Chicago Tribune

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