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Scott To Veto Ed Funding But Fate Of HB 7069 Still Unknown

The special session will focus on specific funding for public education, job growth and funding for the tourism department's Visit Florida - a source of contention in the past between the Governor and leaders of both chambers. But ongoing negotiations may be in play that could increase the $16 million that lawmakers agreed to provide to Enterprise Florida for daily operations.

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Kathy Griffin to address gruesome photo and 'bullying from Trump family'

He said: "Kathy and I are friends and we worked together before, so when we started doing this shoot, she said, "I'd love to do something political". Mr Trump had described Kelly after she moderated a presidential debate as having "blood coming out of her eyes, blood coming out of wherever".

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Evergreen State College closes due to 'direct threat'

Rashida Love, director of the First People's Multicultural Advising Services program, sent an email asking for some white students to volunteer not to be on campus for the event, to leave the college more open for students of color, said college spokesman Zach Powers.

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White House Communications Director resigns

Secondly, setting up a meeting with a "Russian contact" and the transition team in a third country; that meeting appears to have taken place in January, between an informal advisor to the Trump campaign and a representative of President Putin , which took place in the Seychelles in January, the Washington Post reported in April.

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Trump, after House panel subpoenas, backs efforts to probe Obama administration

It said Comey would testify in an open session at 10 a.m. (1400 GMT), followed by a closed session. The Senate's main inquiry is the nature of Comey's encounters with President Donal. On Wednesday, Nunes asked the agencies for details of any requests made by two top Obama administration aides and the former Central Intelligence Agency director to "unmask" Trump campaign advisers inadvertently picked up in top-secret foreign communications intercepts, according to congressional sources.

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Trump has 'total confidence' in son-in-law Kushner

He is respected by everyone and is working on programs that will save our country billions of dollars. The briefing came four days after The Washington Post reported the president's son-in-law and senior adviser tried to set up back-channel communications with the Russians during the transition.