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New York Times: Top Justice Department officials were 'driving force' behind migrant children separation

Top officials in the US Justice Department were the "driving force" behind President Donald Trump's controversial zero tolerance immigration policy that separated thousands of migrant children from their families, according to a draft of Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz's investigation report reviewed by The New York Times.

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Cohen on Proud Boys: In Trump's mind, this is his army

CNN's Erin Burnett speaks with President Donald Trump's former attorney Michael Cohen about the President's remarks during the first 2020 presidential debate when he told right-wing extremist group the Proud Boys to "stand back and stand by."

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The BREATHE Act is the policy change US needs

The grand jury's decision to not charge the officers who killed Breonna Taylor was heartbreaking in its familiarity. From Eric Garner to Michael Brown to Sandra Bland and now Breonna Taylor, the murder of Black people by law enforcement in this country often seems not to be considered a crime. The grand jury in Kentucky played into this painful feedback loop, charging one officer out of three for wanton endangerment, but not for taking Breonna's life.

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Smerconish: Is this what law & order looks like?

CNN's Michael Smerconish asks how President Trump can prioritize law and order when discussing civil unrest, but then refuse to accept the rule of law regarding the election outcome.

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Citizens shouldn't need Bloomberg's help to vote

Days after a devastating federal appeals court ruling that struck a major blow to voting rights for Floridians with felony records, Michael Bloomberg and a cadre of celebrities are donating millions to help some potential voters the court deemed ineligible. Florida's attorney general asked the FBI and Florida's Department of Law Enforcement to investigate Bloomberg's efforts to reinstate these voting rights. The ruling this month upheld a new Florida law requiring people with past felony convictions to pay all fines and legal fees before they can vote. These fees can amount to thousands of dollars for a largely indigent population.

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HHS spokesman Michael Caputo diagnosed with cancer

Michael Caputo, the top spokesman at the Department of Health and Human Services who recently began a two-month medical leave, has been diagnosed with a metastatic head and neck cancer, a spokesman for the Caputo family said Thursday.

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Analysis: What does justice for Breonna Taylor actually look like?

For this week, we think about what justice might look like in the Breonna Taylor case, discuss great performances by the music icons Patti LaBelle and Gladys Knight, and revisit the horrifying history of forced sterilizations. Plus, recommendations: Esquire's profile of Michael Kenneth Williams and Hulu's "High Fidelity."

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Ex-GOP Party chairman rips Trump supporters

Michael Steele, the former chairman of the Republican National Committee, sharply criticized President Donald Trump's supporters on Wednesday night for their continued loyalty even as the US death toll from coronavirus nears 200,000.

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Top HHS spokesman shares conspiracy-laden rant in Facebook Live

Top Health and Human Services spokesman Michael Caputo claimed without evidence that CDC scientists are trying to undermine President Trump's efforts to fight the coronavirus. CNN's Nick Valencia reports on the video shared on Facebook Live, first obtained by Yahoo News.

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