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Nancy Pelosi Sets A Shutdown Trap For Mitch McConnell

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Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi is setting Mitch McConnell up to own the shutdown by passing a bill to fund the FAA.
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Ted Cruz: Dems 'Cloak' Support for Open Borders by Claiming It's Compassionate

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Sen. Ted Cruz called out top Democrats for continuing to fight against funding President Trump's border wall, claiming they know they're wrong on the issue.
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Trump Vows Changes to H1-B Visa Program For Skilled Immigrants

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President Donald Trump said Friday he wants to improve the visa process for skilled foreign workers legally in the country.
The announcement via Twitter comes as Trump's U.S.-Mexico border wall fight with Democrats in Congress has kept the federal government closed for 21 days. The president's tweet made no reference to the bitter stalemate over funding the wall, which he argues will curb illegal immigration and make the U.S. safer from violent foreigners.
Trump said holders of H1-B visas by professionals could “rest assured that changes are soon coming which will bring both simplicity and...
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House passes bill to reopen some agencies shut down in wall fight

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The Democratic-controlled U.S. House of Representatives voted on Friday to restore funding for some federal agencies that have been shut down by a fight with President Donald Trump over border wall funding, as an estimated 800,000 government workers, from tax collectors to FBI agents, missed their first paycheck.
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Democrat-led House passes bill to reopen some agencies shut down in wall fight

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By Richard Cowan WASHINGTON - The Democratic-controlled U.S. House of Representatives voted on Friday to restore funding for federal agencies that have been shut down by a fight with President Trump over border wall funding, as some 800,000 government workers, from tax collectors to FBI agents, missed their first paycheck. But a full resumption...
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Trump showed up at another wedding, this time for 'huge Trump fans' who...

Trump showed up at another wedding, this time for 'huge Trump fans' who reportedly invited him

President Donald Trump was out of Washington but stayed in the public eye over the weekend as he made an appearance at a wedding reception at his Bedminster, New Jersey golf... Read more ...

Paul Krassner, radical activist, dies at 87

Paul Krassner, radical activist, dies at 87

LOS ANGELES - Paul Krassner, the publisher, author and radical political activist on the front lines of 1960s counterculture who helped tie together his loose-knit prankster... Read more ...

Democrats to face off against a reluctant Mueller

Democrats to face off against a reluctant Mueller

House Democrats are facing a daunting challenge this week - goading Robert Mueller into offering testimony that could irreparably damage Donald Trump's presidency. In the three... Read more ...

Ron Johnson: 'I Don't Agree' With Trump's Latest Attack On Democrats

Ron Johnson: 'I Don't Agree' With Trump's Latest Attack On Democrats

The Wisconsin Republican was pressed on Sunday to disavow the president's statements against four women of color in Congress. Read more ...

Mike Pence Skips Chance To Strongly Rebuke 'Send Her Back' Chants

Mike Pence Skips Chance To Strongly Rebuke 'Send Her Back' Chants

The vice president neglected to speak out against the racist line when given the opportunity in a recent interview. Read more ...

Angela Merkel Rips Right-Wing Extremism On Anniversary Of Hitler...

Angela Merkel Rips Right-Wing Extremism On Anniversary Of Hitler Assassination Attempt

“We are... obliged today to oppose all tendencies that seek to destroy democracy. That includes right-wing extremism,” declared the German chancellor. Read more ...

Booker charges Trump is 'worse than a racist'

Booker charges Trump is 'worse than a racist'

President Donald Trump is "worse than a racist," Sen. Cory Booker charged on Sunday. "The reality is, this is a guy who is worse than a racist," the Democratic presidential... Read more ...

Nadler hopes Mueller hearings won't be 'a dud'

Nadler hopes Mueller hearings won't be 'a dud'

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler said on Sunday he hopes former special counsel Robert Mueller's testimony before the House won't be "a dud." "What if the... Read more ...

Elijah Cummings: Trump's words brings back bad memories of racism

Elijah Cummings: Trump's words brings back bad memories of racism

Rep. Elijah Cummings on Sunday said the events of the week since President Donald Trump's “go back” tweet aimed at four progressive congresswomen of color reminded him of being... Read more ...

Trump adviser Stephen Miller says outrage over 'racist' remarks meant to...

Trump adviser Stephen Miller says outrage over 'racist' remarks meant to 'silence and punish'

Pushback against President Donald Trump's recent racially charged comments about four minority women in Congress is merely an effort by Democrats to "try to silence and punish... Read more ...