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Taxpayers will pay for wall, White House aide acknowledges

Taxpayers will pay for wall, White House aide acknowledges

US taxpayers will foot the bill for a border wall, White House strategic communications director Mercedes Schlapp acknowledged in an interview on Wednesday. “Yes,” Schlapp said when pressed by CNN’s ...

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White House counsel Pat Cipollone will join Trump on border trip tomorrow

White House counsel Pat Cipollone will join Trump on border trip tomorrow

President Trump is bringing White House counsel Pat Cipollone on his trip to the southern border tomorrow, sources tell CNN. Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen and Kevin K. McAleenan, commissioner ...

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Undocumented immigrant takes sanctuary while in ‘legal limbo’ due to shutdown

Undocumented immigrant takes sanctuary while in ‘legal limbo’ due to shutdown

Miguel Ramirez Valiente, an undocumented immigrant, told reporters that he is seeking shelter in a Colorado church during the partial government shutdown because immigration courts have been shuttered, CNN reported ...

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New Florida bill would repeal gun control measures passed in response to Parkland shooting

New Florida bill would repeal gun control measures passed in response to Parkland shooting

A bill recently introduced in the Florida legislature by a GOP lawmaker aims to roll back some gun control measures that were put in place following the school shooting in ...

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House votes to reopen Treasury Dept., IRS

House votes to reopen Treasury Dept., IRS

The Democratic-led House approved a bill Wednesday to reopen the Treasury Department, Internal Revenue Service and Small Business Administration, among other federal agencies. The chamber voted 240-188 to advance the ...

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Trump: meeting with Democratic leaders was‘Total waste of time

Trump: meeting with Democratic leaders was‘Total waste of time

President Trump slammed Democratic leaders on Wednesday after a meeting at the White House to negotiate an end to the partial government shutdown finished abruptly, calling it a “total waste ...

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Full Transcripts: Trump’s Speech on Immigration and the Democratic Response

Full Transcripts: Trump’s Speech on Immigration and the Democratic Response

President Trump delivered an address to the nation on Tuesday night from the Oval Office to make a broad-based public push for border wall funding here is the full transcripts: ...

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Kasich: Trump must put the country ahead of his politics

Kasich: Trump must put the country ahead of his politics

Outgoing Ohio Gov. John Kasich (R) responded to President Trump ‘s prime-time address Tuesday by calling on Democrats and Republicans to seek compromise and reach a deal to reopen the ...

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Trump and congressional leaders set third meeting over shutdown

Trump and congressional leaders set third meeting over shutdown

President Trump is slated to meet with congressional leadership at the White House on Wednesday to continue discussions on reopening the government, GOP sources told The Hill on Tuesday. The ...

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Five takeaways from Trump’s Oval Office address

Five takeaways from Trump’s Oval Office address

President Trump delivered the first Oval Office address of his White House tenure on Tuesday evening, amid an ongoing shutdown battle with Democrats over his proposed border wall. What were ...

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