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Majority in GOP think news media, colleges harm the USA

Americans are sharply divided across partisan lines regarding the impact of institutions — like higher education, the media, and religion — on the United States, according to a new poll from the Pew Research Center.

Data: Pew Research Center, survey conducted June 8-18, 2017; Note: GOP and Dem. categories include those leaning towards those parties, 'Don't know' responses not shown; Chart: Andrew Witherspoon / Axios
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Macron's blunt postgame

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French President Emmanuel Macron said at a remarkably candid postgame for a small group of reporters last evening that his State Visit left him convinced President Trump will withdraw from the nuclear deal with Iran, and that the U.S. president wants to create "a series of new Trump's deals."

His big takeaway: "[Y]our president is a dealmaker. You always have to understand the rationale of your counterpoint. He's a dealmaker. So he wants to find a deal and he wants to find a deal under his condition."