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A former federal prosecutor explained why President Donald Trump should be worried about Mike Flynn's possible cooperation with the special counsel — and why he... [Read More]
The first stage of President Donald Trump's controversial border-wall project ended Nov. 16, while the prospects for any more wall construction — and even what... [Read More]
A federal judge on Wednesday rejected a bid by the Donald Trump administration to dismiss a lawsuit that challenges a presidential permit for the proposed... [Read More]
For years, we have been hearing that the Republican Party was on the ropes: when Bill Clinton won in 1992 and 1996; when Barack Obama... [Read More]
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President Donald Trump is nominating white men to America's federal courts at a rate not seen in nearly 30 years.        ... [Read More]
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Donald Trump's new Federal Communications Commission chairman Ajit Pai promised last December to bring a "weed-wacker" to the agency that oversees the US's media and... [Read More]
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Wall Street billionaires, corporate lobbyists and far right conservatives flooded the White House almost immediately after Donald Trump's presidential victory, newly released White House visitor... [Read More]
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President Donald Trump embarked on a five-day visit to his posh Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Florida on Tuesday afternoon, just ahead of the Thanksgiving... [Read More]
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A federal judge on Monday permanently blocked an order by President Donald Trump to withhold funding from so-called sanctuary cities, marking yet another defeat to... [Read More]
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Kellyanne Conway, counselor to President Donald Trump, ran afoul of federal law when she attacked the Democratic candidate in Alabama's Senate special election during a... [Read More]
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President Donald Trump has declared a major disaster exists in Mississippi and ordered federal assistance to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the areas... [Read More]
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The gap between what candidate Donald Trump said on the campaign trail about the federal budget, debt and deficits and what he's doing as president... [Read More]
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North Bay fire victims will have more federal funding available to them after President Donald Trump on Wednesday increased the amount for disaster assistance from... [Read More]
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You might have to eat a few veggies before feasting on carbs and butter and sweets, but we're going to try and serve up a... [Read More]
The Massachusetts tribe that broke bread with the Pilgrims is calling on President Donald Trump to honor his commitment to Native Americans. ... [Read More]
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Kellyanne Conway, counselor to President Donald Trump, ran afoul of federal law when she attacked the Democratic candidate in Alabama's Senate special election during a... [Read More]
St. Louis Post-Dispatch (TNS) Leonard Leo may be the most influential person Americans have never heard of. As executive vice president of the Federalist Society,... [Read More]
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A federal judge has sworn in John Lausch as the new U.S. attorney for northern Illinois. The U.S. attorney's office in Chicago says Lausch's swearing-in... [Read More]
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Descendientes de la tribu de Massachusetts que compartió alimentos con los primeros colonos estadounidenses pidieron al presidente Donald Trump que cumpla con una promesa que... [Read More]
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President Donald Trump will meet next Tuesday with Democratic and Republican congressional leaders on a federal spending plan to keep the government open after current... [Read More]