Politics

In this Oct. 3, 2017, file photo, people line up outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington to hear arguments in a case about political maps in Wisconsin that could affect elections across the country.
AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File
June 18, 2018 - 1:14 pm
By Mark Sherman, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is resolving partisan redistricting cases from Wisconsin and Maryland without ruling on the broader issue of whether electoral maps can give an unfair advantage to a political party. The justices unanimously ruled against...
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In this Sept. 20, 2017, file photo, first lady Melania Trump addresses a luncheon at the U.S. Mission to the United Nations in New York.
AP Photo/Craig Ruttle, File
June 18, 2018 - 6:48 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — First lady Melania Trump "hates" to see families separated at the border and hopes "both sides of the aisle" can reform the nation's immigration laws, according to a statement from her office. Stephanie Grisham, a spokeswoman for Mrs. Trump, said Sunday: "She believes we need to...
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In this June 1, 2018, file photo, children hold signs during a demonstration in front of the Immigration and Customs Enforcement offices in Miramar, Fla.
AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File
June 17, 2018 - 12:49 pm
By Amy Taxin, Associated Press The Trump administration's move to separate immigrant parents from their children on the U.S.-Mexico border has grabbed attention around the world, drawn scorn from human-rights organizations and overtaken the immigration debate in Congress. It's also a situation that...
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Dreamstime
Tony Romeo
June 16, 2018 - 11:00 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) - - During an appearance in Harrisburg, a top Canadian diplomat in the US made a direct appeal to state lawmakers on the issue of trade between the two nations. Canadian Consul General, in New York, Phyllis Yaffe addressed the Pennsylvania House at the beginning of a...
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Dreamstime
June 16, 2018 - 10:54 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The push toward immigration votes in the House is intensifying the divide among Republicans on one of the party's most animating issues and fueling concerns that a voter backlash could cost the GOP control of the House in November. To many conservatives, the compromise immigration...
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Office of U.S. Senator Bob Casey
June 16, 2018 - 10:59 am
Analysis by Harry Enten, CNN (CNN) -- First things first: The theme song of the week is The Facts of Life from the television show The Facts of Life. The poll of the week: A new Franklin and Marshall poll that puts Democratic Sen. Bob Casey ahead of his Republican opponent Lou Barletta 44% to 27%...
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President Donald Trump holds up an executive order for border security and immigration enforcement improvements after signing the order during a visit to the Homeland Security Department headquarters in Washington, on Jan. 25, 2017.
AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File
June 14, 2018 - 8:29 am
By Laurie Kellman and Emily Swanson, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — In some ways, President Donald Trump has brought Tammy Kennedy and her daughter, Sue Ann, together on politics. They don't agree on every issue — Tammy supports abortion rights, for example, while Sue Ann opposes them. Even so...
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In this Tuesday, June 12, 2018 photo Nevada brothel owner Dennis Hof, second from right celebrates after winning the primary election in Pahrump, Nev
David Montero /Los Angeles Times via AP
June 13, 2018 - 1:16 pm
By Michelle L. Price, Associated Press LAS VEGAS (AP) — Pimp Dennis Hof, the owner of half a dozen legal brothels in Nevada and star of the HBO adult reality series "Cathouse," won a Republican primary for the state Legislature on Tuesday, ousting a three-term lawmaker. Hof defeated hospital...
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In this April 27, 2018, photo, owner Dennis Hof, left, jokes with madam Sonja Bandolik at the Love Ranch brothel in Crystal, Nev.
AP Photo/John Locher
June 11, 2018 - 10:25 am
By Michelle L. Price, Associated Press PAHRUMP, Nev. (AP) — A state marketed as a place where people can indulge in all manner of sins is confronting its status as the only place in America where you can legally pay someone for sex. A coalition of religious groups and anti-sex trafficking activists...
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President Donald Trump boards Air Force One for a trip to Singapore to meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, Saturday, June 9, 2018, at Canadian Forces Base Bagotville, in Canada.
AP Photo/Evan Vucci
June 11, 2018 - 8:33 am
By Ken Thomas, Catherine Lucey and Rob Gillies, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump took more swipes at Canada and its prime minister over trade issues as he settled in for a summit with North Korea in Singapore, contending that "Fair Trade is now to be called Fool Trade if it...
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