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January 17, 2017

First Line News Articles for Tuesday, January 17 2017

National

Trump labor pick Andrew Puzder has voiced second thoughts about nomination

President-elect Donald Trump’s choice to be labor secretary has voiced second thoughts in recent days, because of a relentless barrage of criticism from Democrats, labor unions and other liberal groups, a business ally and GOP sources tell CNN.

Trump’s cabinet pick invested in company, then introduced a bill to help it

Rep. Tom Price last year purchased shares in a medical device manufacturer days before introducing legislation that would have directly benefited the company, raising new ethics concerns for President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee for Health and Human Services secretary.

The Obamas donate White House swing set to D.C. shelter

From now on, children at a family shelter in Southeast Washington may get a kick out of the fact that they are swinging and sliding where two of the country’s most famous children once played.