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President Donald Trump gives his State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress, Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019 at the Capitol in Washington, as Vice President Mike Pence, left, and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi look on. (Doug Mills/The New York Times via AP, Pool)
February 05, 2019 - 6:34 am
The White House says President Donald Trump will call for optimism and unity in his State of the Union address, using the moment to attempt a reset after two years of bitter partisanship and deeply personal attacks.
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In this Feb. 1, 2019, photo, President Donald Trump, center, first lady Melania Trump, right, and their son Barron Trump, left, walk out of the White House and head to Marine One on the South Lawn of White House in Washington. A woman whose life sentence for drug offenses was commuted by President Donald Trump and a Delaware student allegedly bullied because his last name is Trump are among guests who will sit with first lady Melania Trump for the State of the Union address. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
February 04, 2019 - 9:11 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — A woman freed from federal prison after President Donald Trump cut short her life sentence for drug offenses and a Delaware boy allegedly bullied because his last name is Trump headline a varied group of 13 guests who will sit with first lady Melania Trump for the State of the...
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
Suchat Pederson, The News Journal
January 17, 2019 - 11:52 am
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS) -- Democrats on Capitol Hill are looking to their youngest co-worker to get hip to social media. RELATED: Ocasio-Cortez calls President Trump a racist ... Trump's response? 'Who cares?’ | Ocasio-Cortez says she's taking time off for 'self-care' | Ocasio-Cortez reveals: My...
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January 10, 2019 - 3:37 pm
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS) -- Mark Feb. 7 on your calender. That's the date that Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former has agreed to testify before Congress, ahead of entering prison. "I look forward to having the privilege of being afforded a platform with which to give a full and credible...
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Donald Trump
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January 04, 2019 - 2:37 pm
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS) -- It's day 14 of the partial government shutdown and President Donald Trump predicts it could be awhile before things are resolved. RELATED: No deal to end shutdown; Trump says 'could be a long time' | Zoo animals still need to be fed despite government shutdown | National...
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David Caplan
January 04, 2019 - 12:48 pm
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS) -- Newly-minted congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has broken her silence about a college-era video fo herself dancing. The New York Democrat said she isn't surprised that Republicans jumped on it and made it an issue. I hear the GOP thinks women dancing are scandalous...
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January 03, 2019 - 12:35 pm
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS/AP) — The new Democratic-led House has a new speaker: California Democrat Nancy Pelosi, who was voted in by her peers Thursday afternoon. Pelosi was expected to win, retaking a post she held for four years until January 2011. She has been serving as minority leader ever since...
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Nancy Pelosi Donald Trump
Pool/ABACA Press/TNS/Sipa USA
January 01, 2019 - 10:26 am
A week and a half into a partial government shutdown, House Democrats released their plan to re-open the government without approving money for President Donald Trump's border wall. At the same time, the president struggled to find leverage to break the stalemate before the GOP's monopoly on...
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Donald Trump
Michael Patrick/News Sentinel
December 24, 2018 - 9:12 am
A top White House official signaled Sunday that President Donald Trump is willing to accept less money than he's been demanding to build a U.S.-Mexico border wall, but a senior congressional Democrat said that, while their own offer could be sweetened, they still will not agree to a wall.
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U.S. Capitol
AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite
December 22, 2018 - 10:13 am
The Senate has adjourned without a deal to end a partial government shutdown as talks drag on over President Donald Trump's border wall with Mexico.
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