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‘Big Don’ Benton goes to D.C., shakes up Selective Service and makes a play for White House chief of staff


An unabashed admirer of the president, the former Washington state senator has sought to catch Trump's eye and climb from his minor perch, even making a pitch to become White House chief of staff. "If the boss needs a trusted soul," Benton wrote.

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Trump unfazed by N. Korea missile tests, disagreeing with his advisers


The president also said he agrees with Kim Jong Un on Vice President Joe Biden

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Trump agrees with North Korea that Joe Biden has a "low IQ"


President Trump says North Korea’s recent missile tests are not an issue for him. The president disagreed with his own national security adviser and Japan’s prime minister at a news conference in Tokyo Sunday night. The president also sided with the North Korean dictator on another issue: former Vice President Joe Biden. Ben Tracy reports.

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Trump is first world leader to meet Japan's new emperor


The president will also be the guest of honor at an imperial banquet at the palace hosted by the emperor

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‘Wow, what is that?’ Navy pilots report unexplained flying objects


WASHINGTON — The strange objects, one of them like a spinning top moving against the wind, appeared almost daily from the summer of 2014 to March 2015, high in the skies over the East coast. Navy pilots reported to their superiors that the objects had no visible engine or infrared exhaust plumes but that they [...]

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Exit polls suggest EU's center parties losing ground


Pro-EU parties are still expected to win about two-thirds of the 751-seat legislature

Tags: EU, Seat
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Trump spends first full day in Japan with Shinzo Abe


Donald Trump spent his first full day in Japan golfing and attending a sumo championship with his Japanese counterpart, Shinzo Abe. The president also tweeted about North Korea’s missile launch, praising Kim Jong Un. Weijia Jiang reports.

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05/26: Ron Johnson, Jon Tester, Ed O'Keefe, Joel Payne, Molly Ball


Missed the second half of the show? Senator Ron Johnson discusses the complications surrounding impeachment. Senator Jon Tester discusses issues concerning his home state of Montana. A panel of experts discuss Beto O'Rourke's odds for the democratic nomination.

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Open: This is "Face the Nation," May 26


This week on "Face the Nation," Margaret Brennan traveled to El Paso to sit down with 2020 candidate Beto O'Rourke. Plus, Rep. Will Hurd, Homeland Security Committee Chairman Sen. Ron Johnson and Sen. Jon Tester

Tags: Ronin
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Jon Tester calls Trump's farmer bailout a "Band-Aid"


The Montana Democrat accused the president of writing a $16 billion check financed by U.S. taxpayers to solve a problem of his own doing

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Ron Johnson says migrant facilities are "grossly overcrowded"


The Wisconsin Republican said U.S. immigration laws are sustaining a "wicked business model" operated by human smugglers

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Bob Schieffer's tribute to CBS retirees


Some of our best people at the CBS News Washington Bureau are retiring this week — not the people you see on camera, but some of those who make sure we're seen and heard each week. Bob Schieffer has a tribute to their dedicated work over the years.

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GOP rep: Dissemination of doctored Pelosi videos "concerning"


President Trump and some conservative outlets have been sharing doctored videos which portray House Speaker Pelosi slurring her speech

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Ron Johnson: Border facilities "grossly overcrowded"


Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wisconsin, joins Margaret Brennan to discuss recent migrant deaths in the U.S. and talk of impeachment in the House.

Tags: Wisconsin
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Tester blasts Trump for China trade war, calls farmer bailout a "Band-Aid"


Sen. Jon Tester, D-Montana, joins Margaret Brennan to discuss ongoing trade tensions and veterans affairs on this Memorial Day weekend.

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Hurd calls doctored videos of Pelosi "concerning"


Rep. Will Hurd, R-Texas, joins Margaret Brennan to discuss Attorney General William Barr's review of the Russia probe and a doctored video of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.

Tags: Russia, Texas
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Beto O'Rourke says migrant families "pose no threat or danger" to U.S.


2020 Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke joins Margaret Brennan in his hometown of El Paso, Texas, to discuss his campaign and current immigration policies.

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O'Rourke: Migrant families "pose no threat or danger" to U.S


The 2020 Democrat said detained families who pose no threat to the country should be released and connected with a case manager

Tags: Democrats
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"Divided, we stand"? Scott Pelley on our American flag, and our common purpose


The "60 Minutes" correspondent says "We the People" cannot sustain a democracy when we allow divisions to recklessly tug at the threads holding us together

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Transcript: Rep. Will Hurd on "Face the Nation"


The following is a transcript of the interview with Rep. Will Hurd that aired Sunday, May 26, 2019, on "Face the Nation"

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