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Chaka Fattah, Pennsylvania Congressman, Indicted on Charges of Misuse of Funds

Mr. Fattah, a Democrat, was indicted by the federal authorities in connection with bribery schemes and the misuse of federal, charitable and campaign funds.

July 29 NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

Arizona has deadliest immigrant detention center

Five migrants have committed suicide at Eloy, Ariz.; no other detention center has more than one.         

July 29 USA TODAY - WASHINGTON

Chris Christie, Focused on New Hampshire, Faces Doubts Among State’s Republicans

In interviews, current and former officials and voters expressed concerns about the size of the Republican field, Mr. Christie’s brushes with controversy at ...

July 29 NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

'Obama Eight' adjust to life after life sentences

After more than a year of freedom, different outcomes for Obama's first commutations.         

July 29 USA TODAY - WASHINGTON

A second chance for Billy Ray Wheelock

Billy Ray Wheelock is one of the “Obama Eight,” a group of former prisoners who were all convicted of drug crimes and among the first to have their sentences ...

July 29 USA TODAY - WASHINGTON

Bernie Sanders' secret weapon

July 29 CNN POLITICS

What’s happened at the IRS after five years of slashed budgets

The Internal Revenue Service has slashed its staff by up to 30 percent in some key offices. Investigations of individual tax fraud have plummeted by 43 ...

July 29 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Clinton: Planned Parenthood videos 'disturbing'

Hillary Clinton on Tuesday called the trio of Planned Parenthood videos released by anti-abortion activists "disturbing," but indicated that she had not ...

July 29 CNN POLITICS

Chaka Fattah indicted in racketeering scheme

Rep. Chaka Fattah was indicted Wednesday on racketeering charges tied to a host of campaign finance schemes, according to the Department of Justice.

July 29 CNN POLITICS

Dismantling military's transgender ban to begin Monday

Meantime, on Tuesday, Defense Secretary Ash Carter sent a memo to top military brass and civilians formally outlining his plan that would protect transgender ...

July 29 USA TODAY - WASHINGTON