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GOP lawmaker predicts Congress won’t block Trump’s Mexico tariffs

Senate Homeland Security Chairman Ron Johnson (R-Wis.) says the votes aren’t there to block President Trump ’s threat to impose a new round of tariffs on Mexico, despite broad concerns ...

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Democrats talk subpoena for Mueller

House Democrats are stepping up calls for testimony from special counsel Robert Mueller — even if it takes a subpoena to obtain it. Issuing a subpoena to compel testimony from ...

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House to push back at Trump on border

House to push back at Trump on border

House to push back at Trump on border House Democrats on Tuesday are poised to pass legislation blocking President Trump’s emergency declaration on the southern border, sending a clear rebuke ...

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House passes bills to fund Transportation Dept., HUD, Agriculture

House passes bills to fund Transportation Dept., HUD, Agriculture

The Democratic-led House passed a standalone spending measure Thursday to provide funding for the Departments of Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and other agencies. The House voted 244-180 to approve ...

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Trump to address nation on wall

Trump to address nation on wall

President Trump will give a prime-time address Tuesday from the Oval Office to make his case for closing parts of the government over his demand for $5.7 billion in funding ...

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Rosenstein says Mueller probe is ‘appropriate and independent’

Rosenstein says Mueller probe is ‘appropriate and independent’

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein on Wednesday defended special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation as “appropriate and independent” as President Trump continues to attack the probe as a “witch hunt.” Rosenstein ...

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Trump stumps in Ohio, largely ignores scandals rocking presidency

Trump stumps in Ohio, largely ignores scandals rocking presidency

President Donald Trump escaped the growing scandal shrouding the White House this week in a cloud of controversy, jetting off to the Buckeye state on Air Force One to attend ...

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Trump asserts he never push House to vote for immigration bills

Trump asserts he never push House to vote for immigration bills

President Donald Trump claimed Saturday that he never pushed House Republicans to vote for immigration bills that failed last week, offering his latest display of whiplash on the legislation. Trump ...

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