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Bob Graham Fast Facts | CNN Politics

CNN  —  Here’s a look at the life of Bob Graham, former United States senator and Democratic governor of Florida. Birth date: November 9, 1936 Birth place: Coral Gables, Florida…

Who is Rep. Mike Johnson, the new House speaker?

Washington CNN  —  Rep. Mike Johnson, the new speaker of the House, has been a vocal supporter of former President Donald Trump and was a key congressional figure in the…

21 US service members suffered minor injuries in recent drone attacks, Pentagon says

CNN  —  A total of 21 US service members reported “minor injuries” as a result of drone and rocket attacks on coalition military bases in Iraq and Syria last week,…

These redistricting fights could determine which party controls the House

CNN  —  Around the country, politicians are waging high-stakes battles over new congressional lines that could influence which party controls the US House of Representatives after the 2024 election. In…

Food insecurity among children rose in 2022

CNN  —  Food insecurity among families with children rose significantly last year after falling markedly in 2021, according to a US Department of Agriculture report released Wednesday. Children were food…

Hamas operatives used phone lines installed in tunnels under Gaza to plan Israel attack over 2 years, sources familiar with intelligence say

CNN  —  Intelligence shared with the United States suggests a small cell of Hamas operatives planning the deadly surprise attack on Israel communicated via a network of hardwired phones built…

ABC News: Mark Meadows received immunity to testify to special counsel in federal election subversion probe

CNN  —  Donald Trump’s former chief of staff, Mark Meadows, was granted immunity by special counsel Jack Smith and has met with federal prosecutors multiple times in their investigation into…

House Republicans vote on speaker nomination

Rep. Carlos Gimenez arrives at a GOP caucus meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC on October 24. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images Rep. Carlos Gimenez, who once pronounced himself OK – Only…

Reports: Trump told Mar-a-Lago member about calls with foreign leaders

Washington CNN  —  Mar-a-Lago member and Australian billionaire Anthony Pratt said then-President Donald Trump told him about his private calls with the leaders of Ukraine and Iraq, according to reports…

Michael Cohen to testify at Trump fraud trial Tuesday with the former president expected in court

CNN  —  Michael Cohen plans to testify Tuesday at the Trump civil fraud trial in New York, Donald Trump’s ex-attorney said, with the former president expected to attend. “It appears…