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House Approves Amendment To Overturn Transgender Military Ban

​The amendment, part of a larger defense bill, says the military can't consider an applicant's​ sex, gender identity or sexual orientation.

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1:12President Donald Trump
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Trump Issues Executive Order To Determine Citizenship Status Of U.S.

3:37A Chicago lawyer and immigrant advocate tells people during a press conference that undocumented immigrants have rights.
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How Immigrant Advocates Are Preparing For Possible ICE Raids

4:04People protest census citizenship question
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How The Census Is Tackling Potential Miscounts — And Why It Matters

1:32Prescription drug bottles
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Trump Administration Drops Plan That Would've Eliminated Drug Rebates

1:02Attorney General William Barr
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House To Vote On Holding Barr, Ross In Contempt Over Census

4:17A woman video conferences with a doctor.
 

Telemedicine Can Save Lives In Rural Areas, But It's Still Hard To Get

2:26President Doland Trump greets rally attendees at Williamsport Regional Airport, May 20, 2019 in Montoursville, Pennsylvania
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What Do We Actually Know About Political Censorship On Social Media?

0:55House Judiciary Committee
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House Panel Approves Subpoenas For 12 Current, Former Trump Officials

1:58A look at one of the bedrooms at HHS's Carrizo Springs facility
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Trump Administration Opens New Facility For Unaccompanied Migrant Kids

0:55A U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agent.
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ICE Reportedly Sets A Date For Immigration Raids

1:45Pete Buttigieg talks with voters.
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Buttigieg Comment On Racial Disparity Lacks Data To Back It Up

1:23Robert Mueller
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Justice Department Tries To Prevent Mueller Associates From Testifying

2:32Surveillance camera
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Lawmakers Consider Facial Recognition Technology Oversight

3:09Facial-recognition technology
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ICE's Use Of Facial Recognition Tech Could Threaten Women Of Color

1:39Military flyover at the National Mall
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DC Wants Reimbursement For President Trump's 4th Of July Celebration

2:09Outgoing U.K. Ambassador to the U.S. Kim Darroch
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Ambassador's Resignation Roils U.K. Leadership Race

1:47Sen. Cory Booker
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Trump Campaign Criticizes Booker For Past Donations From Big Pharma

1:53Ticker-tape parade in New York City for the U.S. Womens Soccer team
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One Senator Wants To End Funding For The World Cup Over Pay Equality

2:17Federal Reserve building
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How The Federal Reserve's Size Lets It Influence Interest Rates

1:12U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit
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Appeals Court Blocks Emoluments Lawsuit Against President Trump

0:55A doctor speaks with a patient
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California To Pay For Some Undocumented Immigrants' Health Benefits

1:20Dry, cracked ground
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Lawmakers Unveil Measure To Make Climate Change A National Emergency

0:58The White House.
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Trump Administration Threatens To Veto Massive Defense Bill

1:35Kim Darroch, the U.K. ambassador to the U.S.
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Kim Darroch Resigns As British Ambassador To The U.S.

1:18Obamacare sign
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Federal Appeals Court Hears Oral Arguments In Obamacare Case

1:29Sample 2010 census form
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Judge Rules DOJ Can't Change Legal Team In 2020 Census Case

2:13Amy McGrath
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Former Combat Pilot Is Challenging Mitch McConnell In Ky. Senate Race

2:38Iran's Bushehr nuclear power plant
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How Uranium Enrichment Fuels Iran’s Nuclear Program

1:57Alexander Acosta.
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Lawmakers Call For Acosta's Resignation Over Epstein Plea Deal

1:37Cars driving on expressway
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U.S. Governors Come Out Against Freeze In Fuel Efficiency Standards