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Union leader says Green New Deal would make infrastructure bill ‘absolutely impossible’

Union leader says Green New Deal would make infrastructure bill ‘absolutely impossible’

The president of one of the largest construction unions in the country warned the Green New Deal will make it “absolutely impossible” for lawmakers to pass an infrastructure bill. “The ...

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Trump dines with Fed chief Powell after months of tension

Trump dines with Fed chief Powell after months of tension

President Trump hosted Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell for an “informal dinner” at the White House on Monday night, according to a statement from the central bank. Trump dined with ...

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Ocasio-Cortez raises money for transgender youth on video game live stream

Ocasio-Cortez raises money for transgender youth on video game live stream

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Sunday night raised money for transgender youth by appearing on a video game live stream on Twitch. Ocasio-Cortez appeared on a livestream, which had been going on ...

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Rand Paul: Trump poised for draw down in Afghanistan, Syria pullout

Rand Paul: Trump poised for draw down in Afghanistan, Syria pullout

Sen. Rand Paul strongly suggested that President Donald Trump is poised to begin scaling back the U.S. presence in Afghanistan and will follow through on his promise to pull out ...

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GOP lawmakers rip Dems for calling Cohen to testify

GOP lawmakers rip Dems for calling Cohen to testify

Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio), the top Republican on the House Oversight and Reform Committee, on Thursday criticized news that President Trump’s former personal attorney Michael Cohen is set to publicly ...

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Donald Trump’s speech will make the shutdown worse

Donald Trump's speech will make the shutdown worse

The specifics of what Trump says — and whether all the networks give him the airtime to say it (CNN has already announced it will) — is tough-ish to predict. ...

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Lou Dobbs lashes out at Romney over Trump op-ed: ‘He is a treacherous fool’

Lou Dobbs lashes out at Romney over Trump op-ed: ‘He is a treacherous fool’

Fox Business host Lou Dobbs on Wednesday denounced incoming GOP Sen. Mitt Romney (Utah) over his criticism of President Trump, calling him a “treacherous fool.” “He’s reprehensible. I can’t even ...

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The US government was to begin a partial shutdown

The US government was to begin a partial shutdown

The US government was to begin a partial shutdown at midnight on Friday after Republican senators failed to muster the votes needed to approve $5 billion that President Donald Trump ...

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House passes stopgap bill with $5B in funding for Trump’s wall

House passes stopgap bill with $5B in funding for Trump’s wall

The House passed a stopgap government funding measure Thursday night in a 217-185 vote that includes $5.7 billion for President Trump’s wall on the Mexican border and additional security — ...

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Senate poised to kick land bill fight to January

Senate poised to kick land bill fight to January

The Senate is poised to punt a public lands fight to January after a pair of conservative lawmakers objected to the bill because of a fight over national monuments. Sen. ...

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