President Donald Trump
December 25, 2018 - 11:50 am
By Kevin Liptak, CNN (CNN) -- President Donald Trump said Tuesday the government won't reopen until funding is secured for his border barrier, and he plans to go to the border in January to visit a new stretch of wall. "I can't tell you when the government is going to be open. I can tell you it's...
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U.S. Capitol dome
December 06, 2018 - 12:44 pm
By Clare Foran, CNN (CNN) -- The House of Representatives on Thursday approved a two-week extension for a government funding deadline in an effort to avert a partial government shutdown this week but setting the stage for a partial one on December 21. The stop-gap measure, which the Senate is also...
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House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., returns to Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018, following a meeting with President Donald Trump at the White House.
AP Photo/Susan Walsh
November 28, 2018 - 12:05 pm
By Matthew Daly, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — With a partial government shutdown possible on Dec. 7, President Donald Trump has met with Republican leaders to hash out a spending plan that includes money for Trump's proposed border wall with Mexico. Trump is seeking $5 billion for the wall,...
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President Donald Trump gives a thumbs-up as he has Thanksgiving Day dinner at his Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Fla., Thursday, Nov. 22, 2018.
AP Photo/Susan Walsh
November 23, 2018 - 10:32 am
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump has returned to his West Palm Beach golf course on another sunny Florida day. Trump began his Friday on Twitter, saying Democrats and Republicans "MUST come together, finally, with a major Border Security package, which will include funding for...
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Broward County Supervisor of Elections Brenda Snipes listens to reports Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018, at the Broward Supervisor of Elections office in Lauderhill, Fla.
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November 19, 2018 - 8:25 am
By Gary Fineout, Associated Press TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — This was the year Florida's Democrats spoke ambitiously of ending their 20-year journey in political exile in this battleground state. Instead, election results after a tense and bruising recount showed Republicans coming out on top for...
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The conservative public affairs firm that worked for Facebook, and spread opposition research about its critics and competitors, tried to get one journalist to do a story suggesting the editors of Apple's news application were biased against Republicans.
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November 16, 2018 - 3:28 pm
By Donie O'Sullivan, CNN Business (CNN) -- The conservative public affairs firm that worked for Facebook, and spread opposition research about the social media company's critics and competitors, tried to get at least one journalist to do a story suggesting that the editors of Apple's news...
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The United States Capitol
Larry Kane
November 08, 2018 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Instant analysis has been used by journalists for decades, but sometimes it's better to take little pause to examine the challenges that face the parties ahead following Tuesday's midterm election. The Democrats will no doubt open up more oversight of President Trump...
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November 07, 2018 - 7:06 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Rejecting any hint of a setback, President Donald Trump on Wednesday mocked members of his own party who were defeated in the midterm elections after distancing themselves from him and suggested that the Republicans' loss of a House majority could turn out to be "extremely good"...
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New Jersey Election
David Madden
November 07, 2018 - 1:03 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey’s congressional delegation took a seismic shift in Tuesday’s election in favor of Democrats, even with one of the 12 seats still undecided. It was a 7-5 Democrat advantage. Now it’s 10-2, and an Andy Kim win over Tom MacArthur would make it 11-1. Chris...
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Members of the Trumpettes celebrate as incumbent U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, is announced as the winner over Democratic challenger Rep. Beto O'Rourke in a tightly contested race at the Dallas County Republican Party election night watch party on Tuesday,
AP Photo/Jeffrey McWhorter
November 07, 2018 - 7:40 am
By Steve Peoples and Jill Colvin, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats seized the House majority from President Donald Trump's Republican Party on Tuesday in a suburban revolt that threatened what's left of the president's governing agenda. But the GOP gained ground in the Senate and...
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