US POLITICS2018-06-13T06:18:17+00:00

Can The New House Democratic Majority Agree on Health Care, Immigration and ‘Green’ Issues?

The midterm elections are officially over and the Democratic Party has regained the majority in the House of Representatives, but can party unity be achieved or will the newly elected progressive activists such as Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez cause chaos?

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Analysis: A rancorous first glimpse of new Trump-Dem dynamic

President Donald Trump’s first encounter with newly empowered congressional Democrats produced a striking Oval Office display that revealed how ill-prepared he is for the biggest political challenge of his presidency.

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Trump, top Democrats to discuss border security funding as government shutdown looms

The two top Democrats in Congress head to the White House on Tuesday for a meeting with President Donald Trump as the two sides work to end an impasse over border security funding and approve must-pass spending legislation before the end of the year.

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The Latest: More candidates emerge for Trump chief of staff

As President Donald Trump ponders picking a new chief of staff, more names are emerging as possible contenders for the job.

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Trump confirms he will nominate Barr as attorney general, Nauert as U.N. ambassador

President Trump confirmed he will nominate former attorney general William P. Barr to lead the Justice Department again, telling reporters Friday that Barr was “my first choice since day one.”

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Major Mueller sentence filings imminent in Manafort, Cohen cases, as Comey girds for testimony before House GOP

A whirlwind week in Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russian meddling probe is set for a dramatic triple-threaded conclusion Friday, as fired FBI Director James Comey prepares to testify before House Republicans and prosecutors ready pivotal sentencing documents on former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen and onetime campaign chairman Paul Manafort.

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