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Trump administration considers ending Congressional review of arms sales: sources

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump’s administration is considering ending a long-standing system for congressional review of foreign arms sales, congressional aides said Thursday, a plan that would face strong opposition from colleagues Republicans and Democrats. FILE PHOTO – United States President Donald Trump speaks during a joint press conference …

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IMF Predicts Deeper Global Recession Due To Coronavirus Pandemic

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The coronavirus pandemic has caused more extensive and profound damage to economic activity than previously thought, the International Monetary Fund said Wednesday, prompting the institution to further cut its global output forecasts by 2020. The IMF said it now expects 2020 global output to shrink by 4.9%, …

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Eliot Engel, Carolyn Maloney in danger

U.S. Representative Eliot Engel (D-NY) votes at a school near his home on June 23, 2020 in the Riverdale neighborhood of the Bronx, New York. Spencer Platt | fake pictures On a tough night for New York City area progressives in Tuesday’s primaries, two powerful House Democrats, Representatives Eliot Engel …

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