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Officials began testifying in public on live TV with millions of Americans watching.

The impeachment hearings begin

Officials began testifying in public on live TV with millions of Americans watching.

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How is the American constitutional system doing in its 273rd year?

A birthday check-up

How is the American constitutional system doing in its 273rd year?

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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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With Bernie Sanders leading the Democratic candidates, Republicans are reviving a political dirty word: “socialism.”

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