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FEC Chair: Lack Of Quorum Is 'Completely Unacceptable'

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California Lawmakers Consider Abortion Pills On Campus

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Much of the fleet of electronic voting machines in the United States was designed without security in mind, in response to the last big national flap over an election in 2000. Marcus Marritt for NPR hide caption

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Tents at a temporary holding facility for migrants in El Paso, earlier this year. Under President Trump, the Department of Homeland Security focus has shifted increasingly towards immigration and border enforcement. Paul Ratje/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump Plans To Shift Millions In Federal Disaster Aid To Pay For Detention Beds

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Week In Politics: The Stage Is Set For Third 2020 Democratic Debate

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A commercial satellite image from the company Maxar (bottom); the image tweeted by President Trump (top) appears to be of better quality. (Bottom) Satellite image ©2019 Maxar Technologies; (top) @realDonaldTrump hide caption

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Satirist Randy Rainbow Uses Show Tunes And Pop Songs To Lampoon Trump

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