Politics

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June 22, 2018 - 8:22 am
Trump's tweets come just days after he insisted Congress act to resolve the problems at the U.S.-Mexico border. But stubborn differences between conservative and more moderate Republicans in the House have stalled immigration legislation on Capitol Hill, with a vote on a compromise measure delayed...
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Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, R-Wis.
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June 21, 2018 - 1:05 pm
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS/AP) -- House Republican leaders abruptly postponed voting on a compromise immigration measure amid ongoing infighting between conservatives and moderates. Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy's office confirmed the decision. Voting that had been expected Thursday now would be held...
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(AP Photo/Jessica Gresko, File)
June 21, 2018 - 10:38 am
The 5-4 ruling Thursday is a win for states, who said they were losing out on billions of dollars annually under two decades-old Supreme Court decisions that impacted online sales tax collection.
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June 21, 2018 - 10:23 am
New Jersey's Legislature is set to vote on a $36.5 billion budget, though Gov. Phil Murphy seems poised to reject it.
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President Donald Trump speaks at a rally at AMSOIL Arena in Duluth, Minn., Wednesday, June 20, 2018.
(AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
June 21, 2018 - 8:28 am
DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — Hours after reversing himself to end the forced separations of migrant families, President Donald Trump returned to the warm embrace of his supporters at a raucous rally to defend his hard-line immigration policies while unleashing a torrent of grievances about the media and...
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June 21, 2018 - 8:04 am
Peter Fonda apologized Wednesday for a late-night Twitter rant in which he suggested 12-year-old Barron Trump should be ripped from "his mother's arms and put in a cage with pedophiles.''
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Trump Order On Migrant Children
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June 20, 2018 - 3:17 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Bowing to pressure from anxious allies, President Donald Trump signed an executive order Wednesday ending the process of separating children from families after they are detained crossing the U.S. border illegally. It was a dramatic turnaround for Trump, who has been insisting,...
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June 19, 2018 - 7:00 pm
Cuomo said at least 70 children who were separated from their parents are currently being housed in New York facilities that have contracts with the federal government. Most of the facilities are in the New York City area.
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(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)
June 19, 2018 - 6:45 pm
Nikki Haley, Trump's envoy to the U.N., said the U.S. had given the human rights body "opportunity after opportunity" to make changes. She lambasted the council for "its chronic bias against Israel" and lamented the fact that its membership includes accused human rights abusers such as China, Cuba...
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AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite
June 19, 2018 - 5:02 pm
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS/AP) — Republican lawmakers and President Donald Trump searched anxiously Tuesday evening for a way to end the administration's policy of separating families after illegal border crossings, with their focus shifting to a new plan to keep children in detention longer than now...
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