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October 24, 2017 - 6:02 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- The Trump administration resumed the U.S. refugee program Tuesday after a 120-day ban, but there will be severe new restrictions on admissions going forward. After the four-month review, the administration enhanced vetting for all refugee applicants and determined that an additional...
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October 24, 2017 - 3:49 pm
White House press secretary responds to Sen. Jeff Flake's decision to retire from the Senate at the end of his current term. Watch the latest video at
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October 24, 2017 - 3:40 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- Even as President Donald Trump visited the Capitol for a luncheon with Senate Republicans on Tuesday, the party's legislators spent much of the day directing the conversation Capitol Hill back toward their tax overhaul ambitions and away from the escalating spat between Trump and a...
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October 24, 2017 - 3:35 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- Below are Sen. Jeff Flake's full remarks delivered on the Senate floor, Oct. 24, 2017. Mr. President, I rise today to address a matter that has been very much on my mind, at a moment went it seems that our democracy is more defined by our discord and dysfunction than by our own...
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October 24, 2017 - 2:45 pm
Lawmaker sites the 'nastiness of Trump-era politics' as the reason he will not run. Watch the latest video at
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October 24, 2017 - 1:48 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- Sen. Bob Corker is tripling down on his criticism of President Trump as a leader, telling ABC News on Tuesday that he believes the "utterly untruthful" commander in chief is "debasing" the United States. "I don't think there's any question that that's the case, just in the way he...
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October 24, 2017 - 1:42 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- The chairmen of several House Republican committees announced new partisan investigations Tuesday into the actions of the previous administration's Justice and State departments, a move that will likely inflame the partisan tensions that have crippled ongoing Russia investigations...
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October 24, 2017 - 1:05 pm
FBN's Stuart Varney on billionaire Tom Steyer's $10 million ad campaign to impeach President Trump. Watch the latest video at
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October 24, 2017 - 12:34 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- A protester threw a handful of Russian flags at President Donald Trump as he was walking to a lunch with Republican lawmakers on Capitol Hill Tuesday. The flags didn't appear to hit Trump and footage from the moment shows that he and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky.,...
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October 24, 2017 - 11:45 am
(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump will allow the last of the classified federal government documents tied to the 1963 assassination of President John F. Kennedy to be made public, raising concerns from some that the release may only fuel the conspiracy theories surrounding the murder. "Subject...
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