Michael Brendan Dougherty

the National Review

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The Supreme Court is about to get more conservative. Justice Anthony Kennedy is retiring at the end of July. Although nominated by Ronald Reagan, he was the court’s swing vote.

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The Supreme Court is about to get more conservative. Justice Anthony Kennedy is retiring at the end of July. Although nominated by Ronald Reagan, he was the court’s swing vote.

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John Bolton- a hawk's hawk- becomes Trump's National Security Advisor.

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John Bolton- a hawk's hawk- becomes Trump's National Security Advisor.

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Special Counsel Robert Mueller makes a public statement.

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President Trump on the National Climate Assessment: “I don’t believe it.” Now he’s ordered federal agencies to downplay evidence-based predictions.

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