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The Atlantic Politics & Policy Daily: This Is Not a Drill

President Obama said parts of the Arctic and Atlantic oceans are off-limits for oil and gas drilling.
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President-elect Donald Trump has agreed to pay $25 million to the plaintiffs involved in three Trump University-related cases by January 18, 2017, according to newly filed details of the settlement. Trump’s nominee for interior secretary, Ryan Zinke, reportedly committed travel fraud while serving as a member of Navy SEAL Team 6. The White House announced President Obama is declaring areas of the Arctic and Atlantic oceans “indefinitely off limits” for oil

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