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Trump Goes After Everyone In Saturday Morning Tweet Storm

U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a lunch meeting with Senate Republicans to discuss healthcare at the White House in Washington, U.S., July 19, 2017.  REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

President Donald Trump spent his Saturday morning sending a flurry of tweets on everything from the Russia investigation and intelligence leaks, to the Senate's difficulty in repealing and replacing Obamacare and a lack of investigation into Hillary Clinton's emails.

Eye Doctors Lobby Congress For More Control

1:03 PM 06/24/2017

As the Senate grappled with the introduction of the Better Care Reconciliation Act, the Republican offering to replace the Affordable Care Act, another health-related issue was making its way around Capitol Hill under the radar. This week thousands of eyecare professionals from the American Optometric Association (AOA), a lobbying coalition representing approximately 36,000 optometrists nationwide, knocked on Capitol Hill office doors to advance their legislative priorities.

Book: Special Counsel Mueller Did Exactly What Comey Accused Trump Of Doing

11:55 AM 06/10/2017

Former FBI Director James Comey in his Senate testimony Thursday accused President Donald Trump of giving him a "directive" to letting former Director of National Intelligence Michael Flynn go free from investigation. It was a major part of the reason Comey and Democrats hoped a special counsel would be appointed in the case, and one was. But that special counsel, former FBI Director Robert Mueller, was accused of doing exactly the same thing in a 2011 book in regards to the deaths of the Branch Davidians at Waco, Texas.

The Root Asks If Neighbor Who Shot Man Drowning Infant Twins Should Be Punished

9:39 AM 06/06/2017

The Root, a website that describes itself as "a digital magazine that provides thought-provoking commentary and news from a variety of black perspectives," asked its Twitter followers if a man should be punished for shooting another man who was allegedly attempting to drown twin infants while holding his estranged wife at knifepoint.