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Susan Ferrechio

Washington D.C.
Chief Congressional Correspondent — Washington Examiner
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Washington Examiner's Chief Congressional Correspondent

GOP leader: Clinton should drop 'fundraising blitz' to visit flood victims — House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, R-La., called on Hillary Clinton Tuesday to visit the flood-ravaged areas of Louisiana, and complained that Clinton is instead on day two of an 11-day fundraising blitz through Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Silicon Valley and the Hamptons. Scalise also thanked GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump and President Obama for visiting the area.

Lawmaker demands answers on broken Washington Monument elevator — The District of Columbia's non-voting congressional delegate wants to know why the Washington Monument elevator keeps breaking down despite the millions of dollars spent to refurbish the structure following a 5.8 magnitude earthquake five years ago. Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton, a Democrat, said she will meet Wednesday with officials from the National Park Service, which oversees the monument and major tourist attraction.

Pence: Documents reveal Clinton's 'pay-to-play' operation at State — Indiana Gov. Mike Pence said Tuesday that new documents released about Hillary Clinton's numerous meetings with Clinton Foundation donors while she led the State Department show that she was letting money influence foreign policy decisions.

'White Lives Matter' group protests outside Houston NAACP — A group of activists bearing assault rifles and Confederate flags held a protest outside the Houston office of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People on Sunday. According to the Houston Chronicle, roughly 20 White Lives Matter activists gathered before police began clearing them out at around 3:30 p.m.

State Department can't say who in Iran got another $1.3 billion — The State Department confirmed Monday that the Obama administration has paid Iran another $1.3 billion to settle a failed arms deal from 1979, but couldn't describe who in the Iran government it paid, and couldn't say what form that payment took - cash, check or otherwise.

Sen. Blunt demands bank statements in Iran payment flap — Sen. Roy Blunt wants Secretary of State John Kerry to provide a detailed accounting of the $400 million cash payment to Iran that was linked to the release of American hostages held there.

Bill Clinton announces changes to his foundation if Hillary wins — Former President Bill Clinton on Monday announced major changes to the operation of the Clinton Foundation that would take place if Hillary Clinton is elected president in November, and told supporters in posting on the foundation's website that it would be irresponsible not to plan for Clinton's victory.

50-50 Senate in the 'realm of possibility' — Election watchers say there's a significant chance the Senate will be evenly divided between Republicans and Democrats in 2017, a result that would seem to ensure another few years of gridlock in the upper chamber regardless of who wins the White House.

Liz Cheney poised for political comeback Tuesday — Liz Cheney is poised to make a comeback on Tuesday from her last failed attempt at winning a seat in Congress. Cheney, the elder daughter of former Vice President Dick Cheney, is favored to win the GOP primary for Wyoming's at-large congressional seat.

Reid: Trump would fail citizenship test — Donald Trump could not pass the test immigrants are required to take in order to become United States citizens, Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid said on Monday. Since Donald Trump wants to impose new tests on immigrants, he should take the one test every immigrant has to pass to become a United States citizen, Reid, D-Nev., said in a statement.
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Aug 24, 2016

RT @gregorykorte: The @AP submitted a FOIA request for Clinton's calendar in 2013. How much longer should they wait for it to "bake?" 

Aug 22, 2016

RT @ClintonFdn: Letter from President @BillClinton: Continuing our Commitment, Empowering People to Build Better Futures → 

Aug 22, 2016

RT @continetti: Emails show Bahrain leader sought meeting with Clinton through foundation  via @DCExaminer

Aug 22, 2016

RT @MediaBuzzFNC: Why Comedy Central, dropping Larry Wilmore, is floundering, plus Hollywood celebs vs. Trump @KimSerafin #Mediabuzz 

Aug 22, 2016

RT @AsheSchow: I made the Melania Trump and Bill Clinton cookie recipes so you don’t have to: 

Aug 19, 2016

RT @greta: .@HarveyLevinTMZ: Sources say gas station edited surveillance video & that portion shows guns pointed at @RyanLochte & teammates…

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