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Kagro in the Morning - May 20, 2016

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David Waldman, begins his Nevada recovery phase, and invites you to join him. The Senate Democrats plan to deal with Sanders and his folks. The DNC will offer Sanders a convention concession. Remember how you felt 8 years ago? Time to step back and take a breath.

Greg Dworkin brings a lot of interesting polls, along with a bunch of responsible speculation: Trump and Clinton voters just don’t get why the other one is so crazy. It will all go to the one that gets the votesAngry votes go to Trump, Frustrated votes go to Clinton. Trump is not Hitler, but kinda is. Former Sec. of Defense Bob Gates wouldn’t trust Donald Trump with nukes. Those that remember Ted Cruz might guess that he won’t endorse Trump. Trump won’t even let his own people vet him. Weird: Trump makes money by running for president.

Chaos erupts on the floor of the House of Representatives, David explains how that happened.

Republicans show their true values by fighting Zika funding. Meanwhile, the number of pregnant women with the Zika virus in the U.S. triples.

People trying to avoid being in a party are surprised to find out they registered for one. Arianna Huffington wants to locate the person on her staff that keeps posting news to the internet.

An adult who left a gun out for a toddler finally answers to the law. A misdemeanor, but a start.

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Category:News & Politics -- posted at: 11:45am EST