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Pelosi begins drive to block Trump’s emergency declaration

Pelosi begins drive to block Trump’s emergency declaration

Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Friday began her push to overturn President Trump’s emergency declaration, scheduling a House vote for Tuesday on legislation that would end the declaration, a timeline meant ...

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Senate confirms Trump pick William Barr as new attorney general

Senate confirms Trump pick William Barr as new attorney general

The Senate voted Thursday to approve William Barr as attorney general, giving the Justice Department its first confirmed chief since President Trump ousted Jeff Sessions last fall. Senators voted 54-45 ...

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Senator Lindsey Graham warns of possible GOP war over Trump’s wall

Senator Lindsey Graham warns of possible GOP ‘war’ over Trump’s wall

Sen. Lindsey Graham warned at a political gathering in his home state Monday that there “could be a war within the Republican Party” over President Donald Trump’s border wall. But he ...

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Trump ally Lindsey Graham shows up in Turkey after Trump cancels Nancy Pelosi trip to visit troops

Trump ally Lindsey Graham shows up in Turkey after Trump cancels Nancy Pelosi trip to visit troops

Less than 24 hours after Donald Trump canceled House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s official trip to visit troops in Afghanistan, a trip that Trump himself has yet to make, one of ...

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Lindsey Graham: ‘I don’t trust FBI as far as I can throw them’

Lindsey Graham: ‘I don’t trust FBI as far as I can throw them’

Sen. Lindsey Graham said on Sunday said that he does not believe a New York Times report that President Donald Trump was investigated for being a suspected Russian agent. In a report ...

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Syrian troop withdraw will take four months

Syrian troop withdraw will take four months

President Trump will give the military about four months to withdraw U.S. troops from Syria after he initially ordered the troops to be withdrawn within 30 days, The New York ...

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Lindsey Graham: Mattis provided “sound and ethical military advice” to Trump

Lindsey Graham: Mattis provided “sound and ethical military advice” to Trump

Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham from South Carolina said in a tweet that it was “with great sadness” that he learned that Defense Secretary Jim Mattis would be leaving his position. ...

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US not ‘Policeman of the Middle East’: Trump defends Syria

US not ‘Policeman of the Middle East’: Trump defends Syria

President Donald Trump took to Twitter Thursday with an extensive defense of his decision to withdraw U.S. forces from Syria, framing it as a campaign promise kept amid growing bipartisan ...

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Trump says standing by Saudi crown prince despite pleas from Senate

Trump says standing by Saudi crown prince despite pleas from Senate

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that he stood by Saudi Arabia’s crown prince despite a CIA assessment that he ordered the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi and pleas from U.S. senators for Trump to ...

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Mohammed bin Salman ordered Khashoggi’s death

Mohammed bin Salman ordered Khashoggi’s death

South Carolina Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham told  on Sunday that Saudi Arabia’s military “can’t fight out of a paper bag” when confronted with Mideast challenges including Iran, and insisted that ...

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