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Behind the sexual assault claims by former Clinton adviser
Huma Abedin pictured with Hillary Clinton in 2011
Between the lines

Behind the sexual assault claims by former Clinton adviser

Long-time aide to ex-presidential candidate says she was attacked by a US senator
28 Oct 2021
Will Steve Bannon face jail time over the Capitol riot inquiry?
Former White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon
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Will Steve Bannon face jail time over the Capitol riot inquiry?

Lawmakers vote in favour of prosecuting ex-Donald Trump aide
20 Oct 2021
The whistle-blower allegations against Facebook explained
Former Facebook employee Frances Haugen testifies in front of Congress
In Depth

The whistle-blower allegations against Facebook explained

Former product manager Frances Haugen claims social media giant is ‘putting profit over safety’
6 Oct 2021
Four things we learned from Congress grilling tech titans
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Four things we learned from Congress grilling tech titans

Previously unseen internal documents and emails granted Congress new licence to probe
30 Jul 2020
Who is Nancy Pelosi, Trump’s fiercest rival?
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Who is Nancy Pelosi, Trump’s fiercest rival?

The US House speaker says president’s family should stage ‘intervention for the good of the country’ - but rules out impeachment
24 May 2019
What is a national emergency?
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What is a national emergency?

US president will invoke 1976 Act to access federal funding for his border wall without congressional approval
15 Feb 2019
What’s top of the Democrats’ to-do list?
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What’s top of the Democrats’ to-do list?

Donald Trump could face multiple investigations after Democrats formally take control of Congress
4 Jan 2019

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Midterm elections 2018: why they are important for the world
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In Depth

Midterm elections 2018: why they are important for the world

Potential shake-up of Congress halfway through Donald Trump’s presidency could reduce his powers
6 Nov 2018
Trump stuns lawmakers with call for tighter gun control
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Trump stuns lawmakers with call for tighter gun control

President appears to break from Republican Party line by opposing NRA
1 Mar 2018
Clinton aide splits from Weiner after third sexting scandal
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Clinton aide splits from Weiner after third sexting scandal

Huma Abedin's husband accused of sending yet another lewd picture of himself
30 Aug 2016
Clinton aide splits from Weiner after third sexting scandal
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Clinton aide splits from Weiner after third sexting scandal

Huma Abedin's husband accused of sending yet another lewd picture of himself
30 Aug 2016
OBAMA: State of the Union lacks 'audacity of hope '
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OBAMA: State of the Union lacks 'audacity of hope '

President promises action on 'bread-and-butter' issues, but 'audacity of hope' has evaporated
29 Jan 2014
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