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President Donald Trump State of the Union address Tuesday night, was devoid of facts, played to his base (which as of Monday was 50% --but only in 12 states according to CNN) and was self aggrandizing--often. So says political strategist Charles Ellison. Ellison talked Trump and fact checking with WEAA's Julius White.

President Donald Trump at CPAC 2017 February 24th, 2017.
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In this segment of the Hip Hop Chronicles, Morgan State Professor and Political Analyst Jason Johnson gives his undivided opinion on President Trump's first 100 days in office. Then, he shares his 2017 NBA finals predictions.

Final vote in US Senate on the confirmation of Betsy DeVos for Secretary of Education, which resulted in a 50-50 tie that had to be broken in DeVos's favor by Vice President Mike Pence.
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The Ellison Report is a weekly journal of politics, policy, and the people.

Justice Trump'd?

Nov 22, 2016
Jeff Sessions speaking at an immigration policy speech hosted by Donald Trump in Phoenix, Arizona. August 2016.
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Four ways the selection of Jeff Sessions just put criminal justice reform in critical condition. 

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WEAA's Julius White has the local news: protestors upset with the election of Donald Trump marched through Baltimore last night. Hundreds gathered in Station North, and made their way to the Inner Harbor. Voter turnout in Baltimore and in Maryland for the 2016 election is down from 2012. In Baltimore City, turnout was off by 17.5%.

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