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Overnight, there is a shiny new “bipartisan” Donald Trump. In a series of stunning turnabouts, the president has switched positions on some signature issues. His latest tweets indignantly suggest that it would be crazy to expel those wonderful young Dreamers — the same policy he demanded for the past two years.

But he isn’t fooling Trevor Noah.

“What kind of psycho would want to kick everybody out?” cried The Daily Show host, mimicking Trump. “You, you gas-lighting shrimp tempura!”

Indeed, Trump’s own base is outraged over his flip-flop on Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals. And their expressions of fury, catalogued here,  are delightful to observe.

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Sen. Bernie Sanders

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Reprinted with permission from Alternet

Sen. Bernie Sanders, chairman of the Senate Budget Committee, said over the weekend that amid the immediate emergencies of climate change, Covid-19, mass unemployment, and homelessness, congressional Democrats cannot afford to dampen their infrastructure ambitions in the hopes of winning support from obstructionist Republicans.

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