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media from the country in more than three decades.”,”descriptionText”:”The Chinese government announced that it would revoke the press credentials of three Wall Street Journal reporters, the largest expulsion of overseas media from the country in more than three decades.”},{“title”:”Avlon: Trump’s pardons are restocking the swamp”,”duration”:”02:56″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/02/19/john-avlon-reality-check-trump-pardons-corruption-newday-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/02/19/john-avlon-reality-check-trump-pardons-corruption-newday-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200218140154-blagojevich-trump-split-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/02/19/john-avlon-reality-check-trump-pardons-corruption-newday-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”CNN’s John Avlon warns that President Trump’s recent pardons are helping further normalize corruption. “,”descriptionText”:”CNN’s John Avlon warns that President Trump’s recent pardons are helping further normalize corruption. “},{“title”:”Source: Barr thought about resigning over Trump’s interference”,”duration”:”02:07″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/02/19/bill-barr-considered-resigning-collins-mariotti-litman-ctn-sot-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/02/19/bill-barr-considered-resigning-collins-mariotti-litman-ctn-sot-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200219021640-barr-mariotti-spli-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/02/19/bill-barr-considered-resigning-collins-mariotti-litman-ctn-sot-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”Attorney General William Barr has told people \u003ca href=\”http://www.cnn.com/2020/02/18/politics/barr-resign-trump-tweets/index.html\” target=\”_blank\”>he’s considered resigning\u003c/a> over President Donald Trump’s interference with Justice Department matters, particularly the President’s tweets, according to a source close to the situation.”,”descriptionText”:”Attorney General William Barr has told people \u003ca href=\”http://www.cnn.com/2020/02/18/politics/barr-resign-trump-tweets/index.html\” target=\”_blank\”>he’s considered resigning\u003c/a> over President Donald Trump’s interference with Justice Department matters, particularly the President’s tweets, according to a source close to the situation.”},{“title”:”Rod Blagojevich thanks Trump: I’m a Trump-ocrat”,”duration”:”01:36″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/02/19/rod-blagojevich-thanks-trump-mariotti-ctn-sot-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/02/19/rod-blagojevich-thanks-trump-mariotti-ctn-sot-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200219011007-blagojevich-trump-split-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/02/19/rod-blagojevich-thanks-trump-mariotti-ctn-sot-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”\u003ca href=\”http://www.cnn.com/2013/03/23/us/rod-blagojevich-fast-facts/index.html\” target=\”_blank\”>Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich\u003c/a>, a Democrat who has served eight years of a \u003ca href=\”http://www.cnn.com/2018/05/31/politics/who-is-rod-blagojevich-conviction/index.html\” target=\”_blank\”>14-year prison sentence for a host of public corruption charges\u003c/a>, including trying to solicit money for an appointment to former President Barack Obama’s vacated Senate seat, thanks President Donald Trump after Trump commuted his prison sentence.”,”descriptionText”:”\u003ca href=\”http://www.cnn.com/2013/03/23/us/rod-blagojevich-fast-facts/index.html\” target=\”_blank\”>Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich\u003c/a>, a Democrat who has served eight years of a \u003ca href=\”http://www.cnn.com/2018/05/31/politics/who-is-rod-blagojevich-conviction/index.html\” target=\”_blank\”>14-year prison sentence for a host of public corruption charges\u003c/a>, including trying to solicit money for an appointment to former President Barack Obama’s vacated Senate seat, thanks President Donald Trump after Trump commuted his prison sentence.”},{“title”:”Sanders: I don’t tolerate ugly attacks against anybody”,”duration”:”03:15″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/02/19/bernie-sanders-supporters-online-behavior-nevada-cnn-town-hall-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/02/19/bernie-sanders-supporters-online-behavior-nevada-cnn-town-hall-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200218195533-04-cnn-town-halls-0218-sanders-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/02/19/bernie-sanders-supporters-online-behavior-nevada-cnn-town-hall-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”During a CNN town hall in Nevada, Sen. 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Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) addressed the need for gun reform and spoke about her \”saddest day in Washington.\””,”descriptionText”:”During a CNN town hall in Nevada, Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) addressed the need for gun reform and spoke about her \”saddest day in Washington.\””},{“title”:”Meet the convicted criminals that Trump granted clemency”,”duration”:”02:31″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/02/18/blagojevich-trump-commutations-pardon-collins-lead-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/02/18/blagojevich-trump-commutations-pardon-collins-lead-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200218140154-blagojevich-trump-split-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/02/18/blagojevich-trump-commutations-pardon-collins-lead-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”President Trump issued a series of pardons and commutations that included former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich, former San Francisco 49ers owner Eddie DeBartolo Jr., former New York City police chief Bernie Kerik and junk bond king Michael Milken. CNN’s Kaitlan Collins reports. “,”descriptionText”:”President Trump issued a series of pardons and commutations that included former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich, former San Francisco 49ers owner Eddie DeBartolo Jr., former New York City police chief Bernie Kerik and junk bond king Michael Milken. 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“,”descriptionText”:”CNN’s\u003ca href=\”/profiles/jake-tapper-profile\” target=\”_blank\”> Jake Tapper\u003c/a> speaks to Washington Post reporter Hannah Dreier about President Trump’s administration using confidential therapy notes from minors, detailing trauma they’ve faced related to gang activity, against them in court trials. “},{“title”:”See Trump adviser’s reaction when shown strong Obama economic numbers”,”duration”:”02:34″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/02/18/peter-navarro-debate-job-growth-numbers-nr-harlow-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/02/18/peter-navarro-debate-job-growth-numbers-nr-harlow-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/200218154106-poppy-harlow-peter-navarro-split-economy-obama-trump-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/02/18/peter-navarro-debate-job-growth-numbers-nr-harlow-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”White House 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