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National Memo Editor-in-Chief Joe Conason joined MSNBC’s Hardball with Chris Matthews on Wednesday evening to discuss whether the GOP’s warring factions can come together now that the Republican Party controls Congress.

Video of his appearance is below, via MSNBC:

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Reprinted with permission from Alternet

President Donald Trump says he is allowing Microsoft to purchase the U.S. assets of the popular Beijing-based TikTok social media video sharing app, in a sale Trump personally is forcing.

In discussing what he sees as the broad portions of an agreement the President used a real estate term to openly solicit the payment that would have to be made to the U.S. Treasury.

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