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Robert Joseph Dole (born July 22, 1923) is a retired American politician, statesman, and attorney who represented Kansas in the U S House of Representatives from 1961 to 1969 and in the U S Senate from 1969 to 1996, serving as the Republican Leader of the United States Senate from 1985 until 1996 He was the Republican presidential nominee in the 1996 presidential election and the party's
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Events January January 1 – New laws that go into effect on January 1 Hawaii and Delaware's civil union laws go into effect ; Illinois allows motorcyclists the right to yield at red lights since magnetic streetlight sensors will not recognize motorcycles ; Utah bans discounts or specials on alcoholic drinks, essentially banning happy hour ; Arizona, Oregon, Washington, Montana, Colorado
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Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen met with President Trump Sunday evening and submitted her resignation after months of threats from the president to fire her
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President Donald Trump followed the ouster of his Homeland Security secretary with another pink slip on Monday, this time firing the director of the U S Secret Service