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Romney says U.S. Senate Republican probe of Biden appears political

Reuters Friday, 6 March 2020
U.S. Senator Mitt Romney, the lone Republican to vote to convict President Donald Trump of abuse of power following his impeachment, said on Thursday that a Senate Republican probe of Democratic presidential front-runner Joe Biden appeared politically motivated.
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