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Jake Jones

Digital Content Producer

Jake left his small Missouri hometown to study broadcast journalism and political science at the University of Missouri. After completing his undergrad work and adopting a fat cat named Kasper, he quickly delved into the political arena of 2016. He's active on Twitter (@JakeJones4Newsy) and is always interested in a (civil) political debate.

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California Gov. Jerry Brown
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Brown Says Calif. Guard Border Mission Will Receive Federal Funding

Pittsburgh police
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Pittsburgh Police Prepare For Riots, Protests If Trump Fires Mueller

Turkish President Erdogan
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President Erdogan Moves Up Turkey's Election Several Months

EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt
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EPA Head Faces Investigation Into His $43K Soundproof Phone Booth

Kim Jong-un
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President Trump Has Yet To Speak With North Korean Leader Kim Jong-Un

Mitch McConnell
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Mitch McConnell Shoots Down Bill That Would Protect Robert Mueller

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Korean Leaders Will Reportedly Take Steps To End Decadeslong Conflict

Supreme Court of the United States of America
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SCOTUS Rules Law Allowing Deportation For Convictions Is Too Broad

Russian UN ambassador
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Russia's UN Draft Resolution To Condemn Missile Strikes In Syria Fails

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Was Friday's Joint Missile Strike On Syria Legal?

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What We Know About The Strikes In Syria

Scott Pruitt
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House Oversight Panel Requests Interviews With Scott Pruitt's Staff

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Trump Announces Joint Military Strike On Syria

Andrew McCabe
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DOJ Report: Andrew McCabe Lacked Candor Several Times, Even Under Oath

Kevin McCarthy, Paul Ryan
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Paul Ryan Endorses Kevin McCarthy As Next Speaker Of The House

Michael Cohen
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Trump Lawyer Michael Cohen Is Under Criminal Investigation, DOJ Says

John Kelly
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John Kelly Said He Was 'Sick' About Firing, Comey Writes

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Thousands Of Puerto Ricans Lose Power — Because Of A Tree

UK PM Theresa May
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UK Supports International Response To Alleged Douma Chemical Attack

Pope Francis
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Pope Says He Made 'Grave Mistakes' In Handling Sex Abuse Allegations

The aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman
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Russian Navy Holds Firing Drills Near Syria After US Missile Threat

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein
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CNN: Trump Contemplates Firing Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein

Mark Zuckerberg
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Zuckerberg Says Facebook Is Working With Mueller's Office

Facebook login page
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How Facebook Makes A Lot Of Money Off Your Data

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg
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Facebook COO: Users Who Want Privacy Would Have To Pay For It

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2 Soldiers Killed In 5th Military Aircraft Accident This Month

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ICE Arrests 97 Undocumented Workers At Tennessee Meat Processing Plant

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backpage.comTech Seized For Allegedly Enabling Sex Trafficking

Justice, Homeland Security, Defense, State and Health and Human Services Department secys
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Trump Calls On Cabinet Members To End 'Catch And Release'

Flint, Michigan, bottled water depot
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Michigan Governor Ends Supply Of Bottled Water To City Of Flint