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Trump, McConnell agree on filling federal bench

'Make America Great Again,' bribery, DACA round out roundup

In this Feb. 9, 2016 file photo, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky. speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

In this Feb. 9, 2016 file photo, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky. speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Welcome to Tuesday, the 42nd anniversary of Lynette “Squeaky” Fromme’s attempted assassination of President Gerald Ford.

Here are some news items to get the holiday-shortened week started.

— Trump and McConnell find common cause on confirming judges.

— “Make America Great Again” t-shirts cause controversy at Georgia high school.

— Supreme Court decision causes concern for prosecutors in bribery case against senator.

— Washington state takes up cause of undocumented children in planning to sue Trump.

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