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The Midday News Wrap 3.24.17


If Republicans in the US House of Representatives can’t pass their health care bill by Friday afternoon and send it on to the Senate, the President says he’ll walk away, and move on to other items on the Trump agenda.  Has Repeal and Replace morphed into Reveal and Disgrace?

Last October, FBI Director James Comey revealed he was looking into Hillary Clinton's e-mails. He waited until this week to mention that at the same time, he was also looking into allegations about collusion between the Russians and the Trump campaign.  
Devin Nunes is the Chair of the House Intelligence Committee. He got to visit the White House this week! And then he said he’s very sorry about it. 
Appeals Court Judge Neil Gorsuch has made his pitch to join the Supremes. Chuck Schumer says the Dems will filibuster.  

Tom is joined by Juliet Eilperin, the senior national affairs correspondent at the Washington Post and Dr. Mileah Kromer, the director of the Sarah T Hughes Field Politics Center at Goucher College in Towson.

On Saturday March 25,  the Baltimore Black Worker Center will host a panel discussion called "From Girls in the Hood to Women in Construction," along with an apprenticeship fair to learn about jobs in the building trades. The Center is on S. Broadway, and the event runs from 1 to 3 PM.

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