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Post Bulletin| Mon Sep 25 11:05:59 EDT 2017
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's criticism of protesting athletes (all times local): 1:20 p.m. Democratic Rep. Hakeem Jeffries of New York says he has a message for athletes and coaches in the wake of recent criticism from the president: "We have your back." Jeffries, speaking from the House floor, says he finds it ironic that "the same group of people" who regularly refuse to criticize Russian President Vladimir Putin for that nation's interference in the 2016 presidential election now criticize professional athletes for their protest actions. Jeffries says, "How dare you lecture us about what's patriotic." He says the African-America community has endured many atroc..

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ABC News| Sun Sep 24 20:00:41 EDT 2017
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Reuters| Sun Sep 24 08:00:04 EDT 2017
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The Seattle Times| Sun Sep 24 23:28:43 EDT 2017
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Post Bulletin| Sun Sep 24 14:04:37 EDT 2017
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Post Bulletin| Mon Sep 25 11:05:59 EDT 2017
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The Seattle Times| Sun Sep 24 11:19:40 EDT 2017
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Post Bulletin| Sat Sep 23 23:53:57 EDT 2017
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The Seattle Times| Mon Sep 25 05:04:27 EDT 2017
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Washington Post| Mon Sep 25 08:00:06 EDT 2017
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Post Bulletin| Sat Sep 23 20:04:47 EDT 2017
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