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 2018-12-17 10:00 

McClatchy DC

A government shutdown is looming, but you may hardly notice...

Nearly 75 percent of the federal government is already funded, so if Congress and President Donald Trump are unable to reach a deal to avert a partial government shutdown, it may be difficult to detect. But those who have weathered them say they're in...

 2018-12-13 21:48 

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Latest threat to Trump's wall? House Republicans ditching Washington...

GOP leaders scrapped the idea of a House vote on a border wall after members left town following the farm bill vote. There could be more absent Republican seats as the holidays approach, which puts Trump's proposed wall in even greater jeopardy....

 2018-12-12 21:32 

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Military panel's top Dem: War Powers Resolution won't move White House on Yemen...

Rep. Adam Smith, about to become the chair of the House Armed Services Committee, said Wednesday that Congress' War Powers Resolution would do little to stop the White House from being involved with the conflict in Yemen....

 2018-12-12 20:58 

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'My 5-year-old could probably sort this out,' Yoder says of border wall standoff...

Kevin Yoder was supposed to broker a compromise on a border wall. Instead, he's watching from the sidelines as President Donald Trump's standoff with Democratic leaders threatens to shut down the federal government....

 2018-12-11 22:20 

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How Mitch McConnell got to 'yes' on a criminal justice vote...

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky will allow a vote on criminal justice overhaul legislation, succumbing to the pressure from President Donald Trump, members of his own party and conservatives in his home state....

 2018-12-11 21:54 

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Trump, Pelosi, Schumer: Caught between their bases on border wall, immigration...

The divide between Democratic left and Republican right was clear Tuesday as President Donald Trump clashed with Rep. Nancy Pelosi and Sen. Chuck Schumer in an extraordinary public squabble.....

 2018-12-11 18:21 

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Jerry Moran to push for speedy final vote on ending U.S. role in Yemen...

Republican Sen. Jerry Moran of Kansas announced he will vote Wednesday to speed final passage of a resolution ending American military involvement in the Saudi-led war in Yemen....

 2018-12-11 15:43 

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McConnell, once a holdout, calls for Senate vote on criminal justice reform...

The Senate will vote on criminal justice reform this month, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced Tuesday....

 2018-12-10 21:58 

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Meadows would bring political skill to chief of staff job. But can he control Trump?...

NC Rep. Mark Meadows is a top pick for White House Chief of Staff as President Donald Trump's has struggled to find someone to fill what has become one of the most perilous jobs in Washington....

 2018-12-10 10:00 

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'End times:' Rand Paul, Lindsey Graham find common ground on Saudi Arabia...

Rand Paul and Lindsey Graham represent two poles of the Republican party: Paul is non-interventionist, Graham is a hawk. But they are both furious at the Trump administration's reluctance to hold Saudi Arabia accountable for Jamal Khashoggi's deat...

 2018-12-08 21:33 

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John Kelly's legacy now tied to Trump's policies and "worst impulses"...

President Trump announced on Saturday that White House Chief of Staff John Kelly was leaving. The two men had very different styles...

 2018-12-06 21:15 

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Josh Hawley's war against Big Tech could bring down small startups...

Republican Josh Hawley wants to investigate whether tech giants still deserve a liability protection they've enjoyed for decades, but policy experts say his efforts to hold Google and Twitter accountable could do more to harm small startups....

 2018-12-06 14:33 

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Republicans' Way Forward: Is the White House mired in chaos or just full of enemies?...

The final of our three-part Beyond the Bubble series on the Republican Party features Corey Lewandowski and David Bossie, Republican operatives, talk about how the Trump White House runs....

 2018-12-05 22:33 

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Blunt knocks Republicans for talking about CIA briefing on murder of Saudi journalist...

Missouri Sen. Roy Blunt is annoyed with his fellow Republicans, several of whom walked out of a classified briefing on Tuesday and unloaded on the Trump administration for willfully ignoring evidence linking Saudi Arabia's crown prince to the murder o...

 2018-12-05 14:10 

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Republicans' Way Forward: The White House faces an onslaught of investigations...

The second of our three-part Beyond the Bubble series on the Republican Party features Scott Jennings talking about House Democrats' power to investigate President Trump....

 2018-12-04 17:49 

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Left out of CIA briefing, Rand Paul assails a 'Deep State' that protects US intelligence...

CIA Director Gina Haspel was on Capitol Hill to brief a select group of senators on the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, but Rand Paul, a member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, protested that it's not democratic to exclude rank and fil...

 2018-12-04 14:18 

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Republicans' Way Forward: Trump gears up for a re-election fight...

In the first of a special three-part series, Matt Schlapp, chairman of the American Conservative Union, talks about Donald Trump's re-election strategy....

 2018-12-03 05:00 

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Argentina "BFF" status questioned as Trump fawns over "like-minded" Brazil leader...

Will Brazil's new "like-minded"; President Jair Bolsanaro replace Argentina's Mauricio Macri as the United States' "best friend" in the region?...

 2018-12-02 13:00 

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Midterm's geographic divide renews interest in unlikely plan to split Washington in two...

Voters split ideologically along geographic and urban-rural lines once again this year, prompting renewed calls to split Washington state in half. But Liberty state remains a long-shot....

 2018-11-30 21:53 

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China's Xi wins optics game at G20 as he and Trump compete for Latin America...

Argentina has left little doubt about its interest in strengthening a relationship with China despite White House warnings of its "predatory economic activity." That interest was on display at the G20 summit....

 2018-11-30 20:13 

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Trump report says climate change is coming for Kentucky, but lawmakers are skeptical...

A national report predicts increased flooding and hotter temperatures for Kentucky, but its coal-friendly Republican congressional delegation says its skeptical of a call to cut back on fossil fuels....

 2018-11-30 19:51 

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Trump delivers on promise with Atlantic offshore testing. It could cost him GOP allies....

The Trump administration's approval of permits for offshore-oil seismic testing is sure to antagonize officials in Republican states who the president needs for his 2020 campaign....

 2018-11-30 05:00 

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Argentine soybean farmers sow 'green gold' to outlast the U.S.-China trade war...

Excitement is high for Argentina farmers who are looking to bounce back from a dry year and take advantage of new interest from Asia for their soybeans as the US and China fight over trade...

 2018-11-29 18:17 

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Trump labor secretary out of running for attorney general after Miami Herald report...

Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta is no longer being considered for attorney general after Miami Herald reported he oversaw a plea deal for a financier accused of running a teen sex-trafficking ring...

 2018-11-28 21:50 

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As Trump dismisses climate change report, California plans to use it against him...

The climate change report the Trump administration released on Thanksgiving weekend could provide legal ammunition for states such as California, which are suing and threatening suits over regulatory rollbacks that could increase greenhouse gas emissions....

 2018-11-28 21:15 

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DOJ says Iranian hacking spree hit hospitals, other entities in 43 U.S. states...

Federal prosecutors charge two Iranian hackers with being behind a sweeping cyber-extortion campaign against U.S. hospitals, city governments....

 2018-11-28 16:20 

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Military's push for solar backup power loses speed under Trump...

The Army, Navy, Air Force and Marine Corps leased land to electric utilities for the installation of solar arrays under President Barack Obama to combat global warming and provide military bases with backup energy. But under Donald Trump it's unclear ...

 2018-11-28 16:20 

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Military's push for solar backup power loses speed under Trump...

The Army, Navy, Air Force and Marine Corps leased land to electric utilities for the installation of solar arrays under President Barack Obama to combat global warming and provide military bases with backup energy. But under Donald Trump it's unclear ...

 2018-11-27 21:50 

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U.S. slaps sanctions on Nicaraguan leader's wife, top security aide...

President Trump freezes all financial transactions with two top aides to Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega, including Vice President Rosario Murillo, who is also his wife....

 2018-11-27 14:09 

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Latin America and all of its problems on display at G20 summit in Trump's first visit...

President Donald Trump makes his first visit to Latin America for the G20 global summit, attracting international attention to a region battling for its political soul. That could be good for the United States....

 2018-11-27 03:54 

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Trump tells Mississippi a vote for Democrat Espy is a vote for 'socialism'...

President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence stump for GOP Sen. Cindy-Hyde Smith on the eve of Mississippi's runoff election....

 2018-11-26 10:00 

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President Trump demands a border wall. Will Kevin Yoder get him the money to build it?...

Fresh off his electoral defeat, Rep. Kevin Yoder could end up getting credit as the guy who helped President Donald Trump build his long-promised wall along the border with Mexico. The coming weeks will be key for the Kansas Republican's legacy....

 2018-11-21 23:21 

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Fortify Mexican border or the Arctic? Congress split on funding icebreakers to counter Russia...

Republicans are eager to fund the border wall with Mexico, but Democrats want some of that money to go toward a new icebreaker ship for the Coast Guard, in order to counter growing Russian influence in the Arctic....

 2018-11-21 22:36 

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Bolton will strategize confronting Cuba with far-right president-elect of Brazil...

President Donald Trump's National Security Adviser John Bolton will meet next week with Brazil President-elect Jair Bolsonaro where they will discuss a regional strategy to confront Cuba and Venezuela....

 2018-11-21 13:00 

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Miami judge in Trump dossier case wants documents made public...

The Trump dossier lawsuit playing out in Miami got a dose of drama with a judge's demand that lawyers justify why scores of documents should be kept from the public....

 2018-11-20 10:00 

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War court judge pursued immigration job for years while presiding over USS Cole case...

Air Force Col. Vance Spath, the former judge in Guantnamo's USS Cole death-penalty trial, spent more than half his tenure on the war court bench seeking a job as an immigration judge in the Department of Justice....

 2018-11-20 05:00 

McClatchy DC

How should CEOs adjust in the age of Trump? There are classes for that....

Duke University's Fuqua School of Business wants its students to be ready when they're the CEOs of big companies and confronted by customers, employees and shareholders who may want them to take a stand against President Donald Trump or another pr...

 2018-11-20 00:05 

McClatchy DC

Mexico expects lifting of steel and aluminum tariffs, possibly as new NAFTA deal is inked...

Mexican officials expect the Trump administration to lift — or being the process of lifting — U.S. steel and aluminum tariffs imposed against their country when a new trade agreement is signed with Mexico and Canada during the G20 summit in Ar...

 2018-11-19 17:18 

McClatchy DC

Jim Clyburn sees clear path to securing No. 3 leadership position...

Rep. Jim Clyburn's challenger for majority whip has withdrawn from the race, meaning the South Carolina Democrat now has a clear shot to victory....

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