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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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Boeing's 737 Max crisis could have a bigger effect on the US economy than...

Boeing's 737 Max crisis could have a bigger effect on the US economy than the government shutdown

Boeing is facing its worst crisis in years after two of its 737 Max planes crashed within five months. As the plane remains grounded in most of the world, some airlines are... Read more ...

Mixed Mueller Report Offers Something For Everyone In Congress

Mixed Mueller Report Offers Something For Everyone In Congress

Democrats and Republicans are mostly in agreement that Congress should be able to see at least some form of the special counsel report. Read more ...

Fast Takes special - a roundup of commentary on the Mueller findings

Fast Takes special - a roundup of commentary on the Mueller findings

Conservative take: Mueller's Good News for America Special Counsel Bob Mueller's report that he found no evidence of Team Trump collusion with Russia “is unambiguously good... Read more ...

Michael Avenatti charged for attempting to extort more than $20 million from...

Michael Avenatti charged for attempting to extort more than $20 million from Nike

Michael Avenatti has been charged with attempting to extort more than $20 million from Nike. According to a charging document from the Southern District of New York, Avenatti... Read more ...

Graham launches counterattack on FBI's handling of 2016 election

Graham launches counterattack on FBI's handling of 2016 election

Lindsey Graham is ready to go on offense. Now that President Donald Trump's “no collusion” claims have seemingly been vindicated by special counsel Robert Mueller, the Senate... Read more ...

Democrats Demand Attorney General Barr Turn Over Full Mueller Report

Democrats Demand Attorney General Barr Turn Over Full Mueller Report

6 House committee chairs sent a letter giving Barr until April 2 to submit the investigation's unredacted report. Read more ...

Boeing is reportedly close to completing its 737 Max software update

Boeing is reportedly close to completing its 737 Max software update

Boeing is nearly finished with a software update for its 737 Max aircraft, The Seattle Times reports. Airlines are reportedly able to order the update, which Boeing will give... Read more ...

Attorney General's Letter No Reason To Drop Primary Challenge To Trump, Bill...

Attorney General's Letter No Reason To Drop Primary Challenge To Trump, Bill Weld Says

The former Massachusetts governor says there are plenty of other good reasons to oppose the president's re-election, including ongoing state and federal probes. Read more ...

Apple News won't let advertisers track users or monitor what they read

Apple News won't let advertisers track users or monitor what they read

Apple has announced its subscription news service, Apple News Plus . Apple won't let advertisers track users on it, and it won't monitor what users read. It's part of Apple's... Read more ...

Despite Mueller's preliminary findings, freshman Democrat Rashida Tlaib is...

Despite Mueller's preliminary findings, freshman Democrat Rashida Tlaib is privately urging colleagues to join effort to impeach Trump

Rep. Rashida Tlaib of Michigan sent a letter asking her fellow Democrats to sign onto a resolution urging the House Judiciary Committee to investigate any impeachable offenses... Read more ...