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Obamacare Signups Climb After Trump Victory

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Posted by    Thursday, November 10, 2016 at 4:00pm 11/10/2016 at 4:00pm

Donald Trump’s win for the presidency has caused more than 100,000 people to sign up for Obamacare. Republicans have stated they want to appeal the law if they win the White House.

It is the largest number of enrollees since the open enrollment started on November 1:

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Trump, Obama Meet at White House Over Transition of Power

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Posted by    Thursday, November 10, 2016 at 2:30pm 11/10/2016 at 2:30pm

President-elect Donald Trump and President Barack Obama met at the White House for around 90 minutes to discuss transition of power. Trump called Obama a very good man and hopes to work with him in the future, while Obama called the meeting excellent:

Obama said the two men talked about foreign policy...

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AG Giuliani? List of Trump’s Potential Cabinet Candidates

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Posted by    Thursday, November 10, 2016 at 1:20pm 11/10/2016 at 1:20pm
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GOP Maintains Control of Congress

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Posted by    Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at 7:30pm 11/9/2016 at 7:30pm

The GOP managed to maintain control of Congress after elections on Tuesday, even though it lost Kelly Ayotte (NH) in the Senate.

The Senate had everyone on edge, with outside groups pouring millions into races since the Democrats only needed five more seats to grab the majority. The GOP lost Ayotte’s seat...

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Trump Asks Netanyahu to Visit White House

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tm5Je73bYOY
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Posted by    Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at 5:57pm 11/9/2016 at 5:57pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tm5Je73bYOY

President-elect Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu have known each other for a long time.

Trump has just reached out to Netanyahu and invited him to the White House after his inauguration:

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Hillary, Obama Offer Classy Speeches to End a Turbulent Election Season

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Posted by    Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at 1:30pm 11/9/2016 at 1:30pm

The 2016 elections season has finally ended, which means speeches galore today. I planned on making them Quick Takes, but the ones from Donald Trump, Paul Ryan, Hillary Clinton, and President Barack Obama surprised me with their class and humanity I feel they deserve more attention.

Hillary showed a human side that...

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Trump, GOP Majority Could Mean End of Obamacare

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Posted by    Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at 11:00am 11/9/2016 at 11:00am

Obamacare has been a disaster and with the GOP in control of DC starting in January, the government can repeal the law and implement something new:

Republicans still don’t have 60 votes in the Senate, so to repeal big parts of the law, they would have to use a process called budget...

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LIVE ELECTION RESULTS: Congressional Races

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 8, 2016 at 6:30pm 11/8/2016 at 6:30pm

Welcome to Legal Insurrection’s live election coverage. This post covers Congressional race (House and Senate). For presidential updates, check our other live post.

We’ll be updating as information becomes available, so refresh frequently!

*BREAKING* 8:38PM: It looks like the GOP will maintain control of the House.

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Wikileaks: Husband of CNN Exec told Hillary Camp of New Poll

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 8, 2016 at 5:30pm 11/8/2016 at 5:30pm
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South Korean Prosecutor Raids Samsung Offices Over President Scandal

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 8, 2016 at 4:00pm 11/8/2016 at 4:00pm

You think Americans have suffered in 2016, what about Samsung? Two exploding phones, exploding washing machines, and now prosecutors raided its headquarters due to allegations that the company gave money to the daughter of President Park Geun-hye’s confidante Choi Soon-sil.

Authorities believe Choi “exerted influence over public affairs, despite having no official...

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Group Hacks Computers in an Indiana County

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 8, 2016 at 12:00pm 11/8/2016 at 12:00pm

An unknown group hacked into Madison County in Indiana and demanded a ransom. Commissioner John Richwine said the hack did not “affect the county’s voting records and ballots because they are housed on a separate system.” From The Journal Gazette:

Madison County commissioners say they’ll pay a ransom to an unknown group...

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Donna Brazile Sent Hillary Campaign MORE Townhall Questions

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Posted by    Monday, November 7, 2016 at 8:15pm 11/7/2016 at 8:15pm

DNC Chairwoman Donna Brazile tried her hardest to deny ever sending Hillary Clinton townhall questions in advance of the event even after a tech person found the email was not fake.

Today’s Wikileaks dump reveals that she sent even more questions to the campaign:

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Report: Benghazi Guards Betrayed U.S. Diplomats in 2012 Attack

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Posted by    Monday, November 7, 2016 at 4:00pm 11/7/2016 at 4:00pm

Multiple sources have told Fox News that the guards hired to protect the Americans in Benghazi betrayed them in the end. These sources claim the firm “hastily recruited locals with terror ties who helped carry out the attack” that killed Ambassador Chris Stevens, Foreign Service Information Officer Sean Smith and CIA...

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Did Chelsea Use Clinton Foundation Funds to Pay For Her Wedding?

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Posted by    Monday, November 7, 2016 at 2:30pm 11/7/2016 at 2:30pm

Oh boy. PAGING THE IRS! The list of wrongdoings with the Clinton Foundation continues to grow. Another Wikileaks dump shows one Clinton aide accusing Chelsea Clinton of using Clinton Foundation funds to pay for wedding among other things:

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Judicial Watch: Hillary Sent Classified Document to Chelsea

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Posted by    Friday, November 4, 2016 at 8:30pm 11/4/2016 at 8:30pm

The State Department released 74 additional emails to Judicial Watch, a watchdog group that continues to investigate Hillary Clinton’s private email server. These emails are the ones the FBI found after it completed its investigation. One email included a chain that the State deemed as classified now….one that Hillary sent to her...

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Hillary Aides: ‘Get Huma the hell out of there,’ Away From Weiner

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Posted by    Friday, November 4, 2016 at 2:30pm 11/4/2016 at 2:30pm

Wikileaks released emails that showed Hillary Clinton’s camp began worrying about Anthony Weiner during his first sexting scandal in May 2011.

Jennifer Palmieri told the crew they needed to rescue top aide Huma Abedin from her pervy husband.

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It Happened! Chicago Cubs Win 2016 World Series

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Posted by    Thursday, November 3, 2016 at 8:00pm 11/3/2016 at 8:00pm

Say it with me: The Chicago Cubs won the 2016 World Series. A perfect way to end a magical season that still seems unreal to us lifelong diehard crazy Cubs fans who have endured heartache after heartache.

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