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NYT Politics

How Amy McGrath Went from Marine Fighter Pilot to Political Giant Killer
Author: MICHAEL TACKETT
Amy McGrath’s journey from Marine combat pilot to the Democratic nominee for a House race combines biography, risk taking and the virtues of the digital age.
The Boundary Between Abuse and B.D.S.M.
Author: VALERIYA SAFRONOVA and KATIE VAN SYCKLE
Politicians accused of abusing their sexual partners have put the community’s practices in the news.
Truth in a Post-Truth Era: Sandy Hook Families Sue Alex Jones, Conspiracy Theorist
Author: ELIZABETH WILLIAMSON
Cases seek a verdict on “post-truth” culture and on Mr. Jones, a Trump ally who reaps millions peddling bogus claims about an American tragedy
Fact Check of the Day: Trump Incorrectly Quotes James Clapper to Falsely Claim F.B.I. Spied On Campaign
Author: LINDA QIU
President Trump tweeted on Wednesday that Mr. Clapper, the former director of national intelligence, said he “should be happy that the F.B.I. was spying on his campaign.” Mr. Clapper did not say that.
Q&A: Stacey Abrams Says She’s ‘Ready to Get to Work’
Author: ASTEAD W. HERNDON
Ms. Abrams secured the Democratic nomination for governor of Georgia on Tuesday evening. On Wednesday morning, she spoke to The New York Times about what’s next.

Oregon Local News

Dodd-Frank rollback headed to Trump's desk
The legislation is aimed at especially helping small and medium-sized banks, including community banks and credit unions. The Associated Press http://connect.oregonlive.com/user/oliveassocpr/index.html
Businesses still in limbo over last year's tax overhaul
Five months after massive federal tax changes became law, many small business owners still don't know whether they'll be winners or losers. The Associated Press http://connect.oregonlive.com/user/oliveassocpr/index.html
Portland Wednesday Traffic: ODOT holds open house tonight addressing the OR 217 improvement project
ODOT's popular Columbia Gorge Express bus service begins its third year on Friday, May 25 and will extend the service as far east as Hood River. On June 11, the service will also expand days and operate seven days a week, year-round. Rosemarie Stein | The Oregonian/OregonLive http://connect.oregonlive.com/user/rstein/index.html

The Stump

Remember those Harvey Milk hurt: Letter to the editor
As the city closes on the preordained decision to rename a street in honor of Harvey Milk, perhaps some may take a moment to remember those sacrificed in the name of Milk's political ambition.   Oliver Sipple was a twice-wounded combat... Letters to the editor http://connect.oregonlive.com/user/oliveoreglet/index.html

Portland News

Remember those Harvey Milk hurt: Letter to the editor
As the city closes on the preordained decision to rename a street in honor of Harvey Milk, perhaps some may take a moment to remember those sacrificed in the name of Milk's political ambition.   Oliver Sipple was a twice-wounded combat... Letters to the editor http://connect.oregonlive.com/user/oliveoreglet/index.html

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