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The impeachment trial of former president Donald Trump has left a political civil war behind in the Republican Party. Delmarva Public Media's Don Rush talked with Salisbury University political science professor Michael O'Loughlin about the implications for the future of the GOP. (Part 1)

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The photo op of President Trump with a bible in his hand has sparked outrage among religious leaders in the country. Delmarva Public Radio Essayist George Merrill was taken by that act and what it symbolized about the president.

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Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot has called for taking strong action against white supremacists and other hate groups as he reacts to the mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton. Delmarva Public Radio's Don Rush talked with the Democrat about his reaction to the latest shootings and the president's rhetoric that has been widely criticized.

 Wilmington Night Out in Wake of Shootings

Those that gathered for Wilmington National Night Out did so in the wake of the mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton leaving 31 dead.

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With the report by Independent Counsel Robert Mueller the presidents says it exonerates him while Democrats say not so fast. Delmarva Public Radio's Don Rush spoke with Salisbury University Political Science Professor Michael O'Loughlin about the early implications of what we know so far.

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Delaware has become one of 16 states who have filed a federal lawsuit to stop the President Trump’s emergency declaration from going into effect.

The president is looking to reallocate several billion dollars from other parts of the federal budget for building a wall along the southern border.

Delaware argues that any diversion of funds from the state National Guard, the Dover Air Force Base and other military projects along with drug interdiction would harm residents of the state.

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The NFL's decision to penalize teams for players who take a knee at games during the National Anthem appears to have left the Baltimore Ravens struggling with fan reaction. Delmarva Public Radio spoke with East Coast writer and commentator Mike Lurie about the effects of the decision on the local team.

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With the new immigration policies of the Trump administration, the undocumented community has become more anxious about its future. Delmarva Public Radio's Don Rush spoke with some of them about the new atmosphere.