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Trump and Macron Meet for First Time in Brussels

Trump arrived for a short private audience at the Apostolic Palace along with his wife Melania , daughter Ivanka and son-in-law Jared Kushner . During his 2015 joint address to Congress, the pope ...

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After being charged with allegedly assaulting reporter, Gianforte wins Montana House seat

After being charged with allegedly assaulting reporter, Gianforte wins Montana House seat

Gianforte, a technology entrepreneur, defeated Democrat Rob Quist to continue the GOP's two-decade stronghold on the congressional seat. The president's son, Donald Trump Jr., and Vice President P...

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FBI probes Kushner-Russia meetings; more documents sought

A majority of Americans believe that President Donald Trump fired FBI Director James Comey to deter that agency from investigating Trump's ties to Russian Federation, according to a new poll r...

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Chambers to face off on school finance, vouchers

The House version of HB 107 didn't include an increase in the sales-tax rate nor did it include Senate proposals to provide tax relief to coal companies or increase the corporate net-income tax from...

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Some GOP Lawmakers Really Don't Like Trump's Proposed Budget Cuts

No. Trump's budget foresees scuttling former President Barack Obama's health care law and an overhaul of the tax code, a boon to the wealthiest Americans. "This budget destroys people's lives", sh...

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Does Trump's Budget Cut Medicaid Funding? No One Seems To Know

We don't really know. That sentiment was echoed by anti-hunger and poverty groups throughout the region. "If you're on food stamps, and you're able-bodied, we need you to go to work", Mulvaney said...

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Turkey wants US envoy on Islamic State removed over Kurdish policy

Turkey wants US envoy on Islamic State removed over Kurdish policy

The minister said Trump's new US administration seems more understanding about Turkey's security concerns. Erdogan's visit to Washington D.C.in March 2016 was also marred by fights between his...

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Trump Still Can't Get Travel Ban Passed

Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit means the Trump administration still can not enforce its travel order that the government says is urgently needed for national security. "The President is not requ...

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GOP senators say tough report complicates health care bill

GOP senators say tough report complicates health care bill

Republican rhetoric for years has magnified the flaws of the Affordable Care Act . "Over time, it would become more hard for less healthy people (including people with preexisting medical conditio...

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White House Thrilled with Foreign Trip: Donald Trump 'At His Best'

White House Thrilled with Foreign Trip: Donald Trump 'At His Best'

The route took the president past the "Walled Off Hotel", a guesthouse run by the British graffiti artist Banksy that is created to draw attention to the security infrastructure, which Israel says is ...

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Insurers continue to hike prices, abandon ACA markets

Insurers continue to hike prices, abandon ACA markets

On the surface, this hike-along with news that Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City is abandoning the ACA marketplace altogether , leaving twenty-five Missouri counties without an Obamacare insurer-...

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Texas Governor still hopeful that state will pass anti-trans bathroom bill

Ron Johnson, R-Wisconsin, said . But over in the Senate , where lawmakers are trying to create a health care bill of their own, the dismal analysis may actually offer Republican lawmakers a silv...

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Lawyer accused of deportation threat to silence rape victim

Lawyer accused of deportation threat to silence rape victim

According to charging documents, Rodriguez said , "You know how things are with Trump's law now". Immigration advocates and law enforcement officers have been more vocal since Trump's inaugu...

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House budget leaves out Senate spending cuts

House budget leaves out Senate spending cuts

Democrats in the House were split on the bill, with 17 voting yes and 23 voting no. Congressional estimates show that the tax cuts in the House Republicans' health care package have shrunk by $69 bi...

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United States and European Union reject expanding laptop ban to flights from Europe

A global airlines group urged governments on Wednesday to look for alternatives to extending a cabin ban on large electronics devices, saying such a move could cost passengers about $1.1 billion a y...

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Voucher standoff could doom major Texas school finance fix

Voucher standoff could doom major Texas school finance fix

He attributed his optimism to "the general tone, and the willingness of people to make small concessions in order to build consensus". Legislative and security staff must also be paid. Roy Blunt, R-Mi...

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Russians Discussed Ways to Use Advisers to Influence Trump

Russians Discussed Ways to Use Advisers to Influence Trump

Flynn's attorneys told the Senate intelligence committee on Monday that he will not turn over personal documents sought under the congressional subpoena, citing an "escalating public frenzy" against h...

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Trump administration holds off killing Obamacare cash, for now

The president saw his approval numbers decline after both House floor events related to health care. If his administration appeals the court's ruling, it puts the Republican-run White House at o...

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Republican Congressional Candidate charged with Assault

Republican Congressional Candidate charged with Assault

However, the race was jolted on Wednesday when a political correspondent for the US edition of the Guardian newspaper said in a Twitter post that Gianforte had "body slammed" him in a confrontatio...

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House GOP sticking with Montana candidate despite assault

Insanely rich, entitled and unaccountable while claiming himself a man of the people-people who, by the way, have no right to know what he actually thinks or would do, if elected. The sheriff who cite...

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