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Sarah Sanders says lawmakers not smart enough to understand Trump’s taxes

Sarah Sanders says lawmakers not smart enough to understand Trump’s taxes

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders told she thought the current members of the U.S. house and senate “weren’t smart enough” to understand her boss’s tax returns. “This is a dangerous, ...

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Budget negotiations: Congressional Democrats seem to have brought knives to the Republican gunfight

Budget negotiations: Congressional Democrats seem to have brought knives to the Republican gunfight

In budget negotiations this week, congressional Democrats seem to have brought knives to the Republican gunfight. This time, the issue was defense spending. The Democrat-controlled House Budget Committee voted 19-17 Wednesday to ...

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House passes Paycheck Fairness Act

House passes Paycheck Fairness Act

A bill aimed at strengthening protections against wage discrimination and holding employers accountable passed the House mostly along party lines on Wednesday. The chamber voted 242-187 for the Paycheck Fairness ...

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Trump campaign asks TV producers to challenge past guests who said there was ‘evidence of collusion’

Trump campaign asks TV producers to challenge past guests who said there was 'evidence of collusion'

The Trump campaign on Monday called on various TV producers to challenge their guests’ “outlandish, false” accusations about alleged collusion between Trump’s associates and Russia now that the claim has ...

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The House passed 2 gun control bills

The House passed 2 gun control bills

House Democrats took a victory lap this week as their new majority passed two priority gun control measures that the previous Republican majority had blocked for years, but they appear ...

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House votes to block Trump border wall national emergency

House votes to block Trump border wall national emergency

The US House of Representatives has voted to revoke President Donald Trump’s emergency declaration over building a US-Mexico border wall. The bid to overturn the declaration now goes to the ...

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NRA facing most formidable opposition yet, a year after Parkland

NRA facing most formidable opposition yet, a year after Parkland

For the National Rifle Association, the year since the Parkland shooting has led to a changing — and less favorable — political landscape. Democrats control the House of Representatives, public ...

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House Speaker Pelosi rejects Trump plan to reopen government

House Speaker Pelosi rejects Trump plan to reopen government

U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Saturday said an upcoming proposal by President Donald Trump to provide temporary protections for some undocumented immigrants in return for building a ...

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The Trump government will reopen

The Trump government will reopen

The House floor erupted into chaos Thursday afternoon as House Republicans accidentally appeared to allow a vote aimed at reopening the government without objection. They were very upset about it. ...

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House Democrats to vote on rebuke of Rep. Steve King over white supremacy comments

House Democrats to vote on rebuke of Rep. Steve King over white supremacy comments

 House Democrats have scheduled a Tuesday vote on a resolution of disapproval of Rep. Steve King over the IowRepublican’s comments on white supremacy. The decision to hold a vote came on the same night ...

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