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Dems prepare next steps after Trump’s veto

Democrats are planning a vote that aims to override President Trump‘s veto of legislation blocking his emergency declaration, an effort that’s all but certain to fail. The House will hold ...

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GOP lawmaker says it’s ‘hypocritical’ for Pelosi not to overhaul national emergencies

GOP lawmaker says it's 'hypocritical' for Pelosi not to overhaul national emergencies

Rep. Andy Biggs (R-Ariz.) on Wednesday blasted Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s (D-Calif.) vow not to take up legislation that would curtail the president’s power on future national emergency declarations. “I think ...

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GOP senators introduce bill to rein in president’s emergency powers

GOP senators introduce bill to rein in president’s emergency powers

More than a dozen Republican senators introduced legislation on Tuesday that would make it easier for Congress to terminate future national emergency declarations, days before the chamber will vote on ...

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Ryan warns Trump could be beat in 2020

Paul Ryan, phones, Trump, Cruz, 'bold conservative', agenda

Former House Speaker Paul Ryan on Monday warned that President Donald Trump’s reelection prospects could be in danger next year if he chooses to rely on his personality, rather than ...

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Cheney says House anti-Semitism resolution was effort to protect Omar

Cheney says House anti-Semitism resolution was effort to protect Omar

Rep. Liz Cheney said Sunday that the House resolution last week condemning anti-Semitism was little more than an attempt to protect Rep. Ilhan Omar by not calling her out by ...

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Omar’s comments have nothing to do with Israel and everything to do with Jews

Cheney says House anti-Semitism resolution was effort to protect Omar

Upon entering Congress, Rep. Ilhan Omar had impressive qualities, a remarkable life story and, despite some real policy differences, took pride in being the first U.S. congresswoman in history to wear the ...

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Hillary Clinton issues ‘challenge’ for International Women’s Day

Hillary Clinton issues 'challenge' for International Women's Day

Hillary Clinton issued a challenge to her followers on Twitter in honor of International Women’s Day on Friday. “For #InternationalWomensDay, I’m issuing you a challenge,” Clinton began in a tweet ...

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A Manafort pardon would guarantee impeachment proceedings

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If  president trump pardons Paul Manafort, he would trigger a national firestorm and guarantee the convening of impeachment proceedings in the House of Representatives. As special counsel Robert Mueller prepares ...

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Trump says he didn’t violate campaign finance laws

Trump says he didn't violate campaign finance laws

President Donald Trump on Thursday revived his past defenses that he did not violate campaign finance laws, rejecting testimony from his former lawyer Michael Cohen, who said the president reimbursed ...

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Kelly won’t say whether he was ordered to give Kushner, Ivanka Trump clearances

Kelly won't say whether he was ordered to give Kushner, Ivanka Trump clearances

Questioned about reports that he was ordered by President Donald Trump to approve security clearances for his son-in-law Jared Kushner and daughter Ivanka, former White House chief of staff John ...

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