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By Darlene Superville
Associated Press 

Trump grants poultry pardons to turkeys Peas and Carrots

 

November 21, 2018



WASHINGTON (AP) — In an annual Thanksgiving tradition, President Donald Trump used the power of his office Tuesday to keep a pair of turkeys off the holiday table.

But Trump jokingly warned that while the 39-pound bird named Peas and a 41-pounder named Carrots are free to live the rest of their lives, they may have to answer to Democrats, who will control the House beginning in January and have promised to investigate the president’s actions and business dealings.

The White House held an online contest to determine which bird should be pardoned. Trump identified the “lucky bird” as...



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