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Parliamentary elections: Emmanuel Macron's party charging towards landslide victory

Parliamentary elections: Emmanuel Macron's party charging towards landslide victory

The result is seen as a strong endorsement of President Macron. Mr Philippe said voters sent a "message without ambiguity" in the first round elections that they want a parliament with a "new face". They include a retired bullfighter, a fighter pilot and a prize-winning mathematician. Runner-up in France's presidential election, Le Pen urged "patriotic" voters to turn out en masse in the second round June 18 and boost her party's small presence in the National Assembly. Consulte Mais Informação

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Sessions to face Comey, Russia questions

It was unclear yesterday if Sessions' testimony will happen in a public or closed session. "This to me is smoke but there's no fire - the reason the Democrats must keep it alive is because they have no fire anywhere", said Stone, who said Sessions can ascribe any conversations with Kislyak to his work as a former member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. Consulte Mais Informação

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Jeff Sessions to appear before Senate intelligence committee

Mr. Sessions had been scheduled on Tuesday to discuss the Justice Department's budget with the Senate Appropriations subcommittee on commerce, justice, science and related agencies, which is led by Mr. On Friday, a defiant President Trump claimed vindication and said he's willing to testify under oath about the Russian Federation investigation. In a statement issued after the testimony, the Justice Department denied that account. Consulte Mais Informação

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DUP agrees to principles of 'confidence and supply' deal with Tories

Beleaguered British Prime Minister Theresa May is appointing new members of her government after several of them lost their seats in Parliament in this week's general election that proved disastrous for her Conservative Party. "I asked for a categoric assurance that if any deal or scoping deal was done with the DUP there would be absolutely no rescission of LGBTI rights in the rest of the United Kingdom, in Great Britain, and that we would use any influence that we had to advance LGBTI ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Feinstein: Judiciary committee must 'step up and carry its weight'

During his dramatic testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday, Comey said he gave a memo he wrote detailing his conversations with Trump to a "close friend" that Richman later confirmed to be him. And, given the fast-paced nature of the media, it wasn't long before he was pinpointed as Daniel Richman . Mr. Richman had previously told The New York Times that Mr. Consulte Mais Informação

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House Democrats launch longshot bid to impeach Trump

House Democrats launch longshot bid to impeach Trump

This will remain obstruction of justice regardless of the findings of any investigation."CNN quoted Green, as saying". They don't even have the backing of many fellow Democrats. Only two USA presidents - Andrew Johnson and Bill Clinton - have been impeached by the House, though both were acquitted by the Senate. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and other party leaders are cool to the idea for now, saying they should get all the facts from various probes into Mr. Consulte Mais Informação

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UK election: Theresa May clings on, appoints new ministers

UK election: Theresa May clings on, appoints new ministers

The change may help to quell some of the unrest within the party. Her weakened position in the party rules out big changes, and May's office has said that the most senior Cabinet members - including Treasury chief Philip Hammond , Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and Home Secretary Amber Rudd - will keep their jobs, but she is expected to shuffle the lower ranks of ministers. Consulte Mais Informação

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May Struggles to Hang On as Election Plunges Britain Into Political Chaos

May Struggles to Hang On as Election Plunges Britain Into Political Chaos

Several Conservative lawmakers have warned that May can not carry on indefinitely, after throwing away a 17-seat majority in the 650-seat House of Commons. Her weakened position in the party rules out big changes, and May's office has said that the most senior Cabinet members - including Treasury chief Philip Hammond, Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and Home Secretary Amber Rudd - will keep their jobs, but she is expected to shuffle the lower ranks of ministers. Consulte Mais Informação

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Conservatives, DUP agree to 'confidence and supply' deal on government

Without a majority in the House of Commons, she could be forced to seek consensus on the approach she takes to Brexit , potentially by performing a U-turn on issues such as single market membership. It feels like a lifetime ago that May called the election, saying she needed a large majority so that she could get the best Brexit deal. A sense of turmoil has been rapidly accelerating among Brits since last week's elections, which backfired on May and left her fighting tooth and nail for a ... Consulte Mais Informação

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LGBTQ advocates rally for national Equality March

LGBTQ advocates rally for national Equality March

More than 20 national advocacy groups working on behalf of lesbian, bisexual, transgender and queer Americans endorsed the Washington march, according to the march's website . Roughly 100 marches and rallies were planned across the USA, from Portland, Maine, and Boston to Anchorage, Alaska, and Honolulu. After setting off from a park near the White House , many marchers paused to wave at secret service agents who looked on as the procession passed President Donald Trump's residence. Consulte Mais Informação

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Across US, thousands rallying and marching for LGBT rights

Across US, thousands rallying and marching for LGBT rights

The centerpiece event was the Equality March in Washington. Tens of thousands of LGBT rights supporters marched across the US on Sunday , celebrating gains but expressed anger over threats posed by the Trump administration. Rep. Adam Schiff , D-Burbank, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and U.S. Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Los Angeles, among others. The Republican stated he will support gay rights but the administration has reportedly revoked federal guidelines such as protecting ... Consulte Mais Informação

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