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Donald Trump.
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Nancy Pelosi.
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Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell.
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Capitol building.
pay your bills

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Iron Dome.
Samuel Goldman

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Mark Zuckerberg.
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Omarosa Maginault.
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'uh yes sir'

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Janet Yellen.
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