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Swalwell Promises to Fire Jared Kushner on First Day as President

Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-CA) announced one of his first actions as president, if elected in 2020, would be firing Jared Kushner to improve Israeli-Palestinian relations. Swalwell, whose campaign has failed to register in most polls, made the comment to the New York Times when answering a series of policy questions the outlet posed to each of the Democrats running for president. “Israel is a country that needs to work with the Palestinian people to find a two-state solution,” Swalwell said. “I support putting the U.S. back into the U.N. Commission on Human Rights.” “I…

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Netanyahu Inaugurates ‘Trump Heights’ Honoring President’s Recognition of Golan

TEL AVIV – Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday inaugurated a new town in the Golan Heights named after President Donald Trump in recognition of his formal recognition of Israel’s sovereignty over the strategic plateau.  The town, which has yet to be built, was named Ramat Trump, Hebrew for Trump Heights. “This is a historic day,” Netanyahu said. “We are about to approve construction of a new town in the Golan, something that hasn’t happened in quite a long time … and we’ll be honoring a great friend of Israel, President…

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Donald Trump Announces Health Care Expansion Without Socialism

President Donald Trump announced plans Friday to expand health care for small business and workers through health reimbursement arrangements (HRA). Trump said that the expansions of HRAs would allow families to start shopping around for health care plans that they wanted and to get reimbursed by their employers. “It’s popular, it’s really, really been a success,” Trump said, noting that the Obama administration leveled penalties for HRAs, making it essentially unworkable. The president held an announcement ceremony in the Rose Garden. Trump said the decision would help expand the level…

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