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July 16, 2019 - 7:27 pm
House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer ruled Nancy Pelosi broke House rules when delivering remarks introducing the resolution condemning the president's remarks; Mark Meredith reports from Capitol Hill. Watch the latest video at
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July 15, 2019 - 8:43 pm
Reversing decades of U.S. policy, the Trump administration said Monday it will end all asylum protections for most migrants who arrive at the U.S.-Mexico border — the president's most forceful attempt yet to block asylum claims and slash the number of people seeking refuge in America. The new rule...
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July 15, 2019 - 8:36 pm
Taxpayer-funded family planning clinics must stop referring women for abortions immediately, the Trump administration said Monday, declaring it will begin enforcing a new regulation hailed by religious conservatives and denounced by medical organizations and women's rights groups. The head of a...
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July 12, 2019 - 8:22 pm
Special counsel Robert Mueller's testimony to Congress has been delayed until July 24 under an agreement that gives lawmakers more time to question him. Mueller had been scheduled to testify July 17 about the findings of his Russia investigation. But lawmakers in both parties complained that the...
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July 05, 2019 - 10:17 pm
President Trump highlighted patriotism over politics in a speech celebrating America's greatness on Independence Day; reaction and analysis from Fox News contributor Marc Thiessen. Watch the latest video at
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July 05, 2019 - 9:30 pm
The Justice Department said Friday it will press its search for legal grounds to force the inclusion of a citizenship question on the 2020 Census, hours after President Donald Trump said he is "very seriously" considering an executive order to get the question on the form. Trump said his...
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Alex Wong
July 05, 2019 - 9:23 pm
The Real Clear Politics report claims Mueller's team relied on a 'private contractor for the Democratic National Committee'; reaction from Florida Congressman Matt Gaetz, Republican member of the House Judiciary Committee, and former Watergate prosecutor Jon Sale. Watch the latest video at
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July 03, 2019 - 8:29 pm
President Trump dismisses reports that efforts to include a U.S. citizenship question in the 2020 census have been abandoned; Kevin Corke reports from the White House. Watch the latest video at
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AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster
July 01, 2019 - 11:00 pm
President Donald Trump signed a $4.6 billion aid package on Monday to help the federal government cope with the surge of Central American immigrants at the U.S.-Mexico border. Many Democratic lawmakers were hoping for more. They wanted to provide stronger protections for how migrants are treated at...
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AP Photo/Patrick Semansky
July 01, 2019 - 9:38 pm
President Donald Trump isn't taking "no tanks" for an answer on the Fourth of July. He said Monday that a display of U.S. military tanks will be part of a special event he's headlining July 4 in Washington — and an Associated Press photographer saw at least two M1A1 Abrams tanks and two Bradley...
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