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Delaware’s junior senator is reacting to news the FBI raided one of the homes of former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort last month.

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Sen. Chris Coons (D-Delaware) is looking for answers in the ongoing investigation into possible Russian interference in the last presidential election.


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Attorney General Jeff Sessions is testifying before the Senate Intelligence Committee Tuesday, as the investigation continues into Russian attempts to influence the 2016 presidential election.

Sessions is expected to take questions about his recusal from the Russia investigation, his own meetings with Russian officials, and what if anything he knew about a private Oval Office meeting between President Trump and fired FBI Director James Comey.

You can watch Sessions' testimony live below:

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions is testifying before the Senate Intelligence Committee at 2:30pm ET Tuesday, as the investigation continues into Russian attempts to influence the 2016 presidential election.

Sessions is expected to take questions about his recusal from the Russia investigation, his own meetings with Russian officials, and what if anything he knew about a private Oval Office meeting between President Trump and fired FBI Director James Comey.

Here is Sessions' prepared opening statement to the committee, annotated by NPR journalists.

Former FBI Director James Comey is testifying before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence this week, speaking publicly for the first time since he was fired by President Trump nearly a month ago.

via Facebook Live.

President Trump’s announcement Thursday that he will pull the United States from the Paris Climate Accord is generating mixed reaction in Delaware.

 

 

 

Trump said the U.S. will negotiate re-entering the accord or “an entirely new transaction,” calling the Paris Accord unfair to the U.S. 

 

 

Brendan Reynolds

Much to the horror of environmentalists, President Donald Trump has proposed zeroing the EPA’s Chesapeake Bay program out of the federal budget. Congress recently passed a spending measure that keeps money flowing to it, but that’s only good until September.

With that in mind, reporters for Chesapeake: A Journalism Collaborative decided to see what that would mean in practical terms for the Bay clean-up.

Joel McCord, from WYPR in Baltimore, starts with a look at stream restoration efforts.


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Former acting Attorney General Sally Yates testified before a Senate committee Monday about possible Russian meddling. And  Sen. Chris Coons (D-Delaware) has more questions than answers.


Courtesy of Trump campaign

President Trump has proposed an 18% cut in federal funding to state Departments of Human and Social Services agencies across the country.

Sen. Coons weighs in on travel ban ruling, Trump budget

Mar 16, 2017
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Sen. Chris Coons is praising a federal court for stopping President Trump’s revised travel ban from taking effect this week.  

He’s also bashing Trump’s newly-released budget proposal.

Speaking on CNN Thursday morning, Coons said it was unwise for the President to cut funding for foreign assistance and the State Department, while boosting defense spending.  

 

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