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A now-closed Irish pub in Lawrence, Mass., displayed an old "Help Wanted/No Irish Need Apply" — a common sight across the country in the mid-1800s. Jonathan Wiggs/Boston Globe via Getty Images hide caption

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With Latest Nativist Rhetoric, Trump Takes America Back To Where It Came From

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President Trump described the immigration plan presented at a Cabinet meeting on Tuesday as "the best of everything." Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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Sen. Bernie Sanders (left), Sen. Kamala Harris, President Trump, Sen. Elizabeth Warren and South Bend, Ind. Mayor Pete Buttigieg are the top five fund raisers for the 2020 presidential campaign, according to data from July 15. Josh Edelson/AFP, Ethan Miller (2), Alex Wong, Scott Olson/Getty Images hide caption

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From Right: U.S. Reps. Ayanna Pressley, Rashida Tlaib, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Ilhan Omar at a press conference at the Capitol on Monday. President Trump has accused the "squad" of hating America and has said they should "go back" to where they came from. Alex Wroblewski/Getty Images hide caption

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'He Says Stupid Stuff': Amid Outrage, Trump Supporters Shrug Off Racist Language

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At a ceremony Monday at the White House, President Trump defended his racist tweets against Democratic lawmakers. The language used in that tweet has a long history connected with nativist political movements. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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'Go Back Where You Came From': The Long Rhetorical Roots Of Trump's Racist Tweets

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Democratic Reps. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota (from left), Ayanna Pressley of Massachusetts, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York and Rashida Tlaib of Michigan respond to racist remarks directed at them by President Trump at a news conference on Monday. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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Runners make their way through Dallas during a half marathon in 2018. Texas has experienced massive population growth in the past decade, but officials there have decided not to spend any money or make statewide plans for the 2020 census. Tom Pennington/Getty Images for Rock 'N' Roll Marathon hide caption

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Some Fear Undercount As Texas Decides Not To Spend Money On 2020 Census

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Sen. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota speaks to supporters at the Polish Princess Bakery in Lancaster, N.H. Tamara Keith/NPR hide caption

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Protesters against gerrymandering at a March 2019 rally coinciding with Supreme Court hearings on major redistricting cases. After the court said the federal judiciary has no role in partisan redistricting cases, legal action is focused on state courts. Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images hide caption

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North Carolina Gerrymandering Trial Could Serve As Blueprint For Other States

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A migrant family waits in Tijuana, Mexico, before being transported to the San Ysidro port of entry to begin the process of applying for asylum in the United States. A new Trump administration rule says immigrants who pass through a third country en route to the U.S. cannot apply for asylum at the U.S. southern border. Gregory Bull/AP hide caption

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Trump Administration Implementing '3rd Country' Rule On Migrants Seeking Asylum

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Democrats are hopeful they can mobilize a religious left to counter the religious right. But it's unclear whether that outreach will resonate with voters who make up the religious middle. A-Digit/Getty Images hide caption

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Democrats Have The Religious Left. Can They Win The Religious Middle?

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In New York City, hundreds of people march in Queens on Sunday in opposition to the Trump administration's plans to continue with raids to catch immigrants in the country illegally. Julius Constantine Motal/AP hide caption

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On Sunday, Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., said Trump's comments targeting a group of Democratic congresswomen are "stoking white nationalism." Above, Omar appears during a March hearing of the House Budget Committee. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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Justice Clarence Thomas, the longest-serving member of the current Supreme Court, has views that perhaps can be described only as unique. Some court watchers, however, use other terms: idiosyncratic, eccentric, provocative, thoughtful and, yes, wacky. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham waits as Air Force One is refuelled at Elmendorf Air Force Base while travelling to Japan June 26, 2019, in Anchorage, Alaska. Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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A panel of federal appeals court judges heard arguments Friday in a lawsuit over President Trump's financial records. The judges will decide whether to order Trump's accountants to release information to a Democratic congressional committee. Jacquelyn Martin/AP hide caption

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