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Lawmakers Reach Deal on Border Wall Funding

6 monthes ago   |   By Newser

Congressional negotiators announced an agreement late Monday to prevent a government shutdown and finance construction of new barriers along the US-Mexico border, overcoming a late-stage hang-up over immigration enforcement issues that had threatened to scuttle the talks, the AP reports. Republicans were desperate to avoid another bruising shutdown. They tentatively...
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Congress reaches last-minute deal to avoid another government shutdown. ‘in principle'

Congress reaches last-minute deal to avoid another government shutdown. ‘in principle'

6 monthes ago   |   By RT

US lawmakers say they have averted another partial government shutdown, reaching enough of a deal on border security to keep the government open through September 30, though the particulars remain up in the air.
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On Politics: Tentative Deal Reached to Avert Shutdown

6 monthes ago   |   By NY Times

House and Senate negotiators agreed “in principle” to provide $1.375 billion for physical barriers at the southwestern border, a deal that appears to be a victory for Democrats.
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After Greenland Sale Rejected, Trump Cancels Denmark Trip

After Greenland Sale Rejected, Trump Cancels Denmark Trip

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Trump Unloads on Jews Who Vote Democrat

Trump Unloads on Jews Who Vote Democrat

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Trump says he could tap Pompeo deputy to be new ambassador to Russia

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Trump mulls scaling back proposed $4B in foreign aid cuts

Trump mulls scaling back proposed $4B in foreign aid cuts

President Donald Trump is considering abandoning a large portion of the billions of dollars in foreign aid cuts his budget hawks are pushing, as he finds himself torn again... Read more ...

Reps. Rashida Tlaib, Ilhan Omar Encourage Colleagues To Visit Israel In...

Reps. Rashida Tlaib, Ilhan Omar Encourage Colleagues To Visit Israel In Their Absence

“I call on all of you to go. The occupation is real. Barring members of Congress from seeing it does not make it go away,” Rep. Omar said. Read more ...

Jeffrey Epstein Signed Will Two Days Before Suicide, Records Show

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The existence of the will, first reported by the New York Post, raised new questions about Epstein's final days. Read more ...

U.S. prisons chief removed after Epstein's death

U.S. prisons chief removed after Epstein's death

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