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  • Associated Press

    Democrats continue to refuse money for border wall

    WASHINGTON (December 17, 2018) — Democrats continue their refusal to support President Trump's demand for $5 billion to help secure the southern border.

  • Associated Press

    White House digs in on border wall demand, risking shutdown

    WASHINGTON (December 16, 2018) — The White House on Sunday pushed the federal government closer to the brink of a partial shutdown later this week, digging in on its demand for $5 billion to build a border wall as congressional Democrats stood firm against it.

  • Associated Press

    Giuliani: ‘Over my dead body’ will Mueller interview Trump

    WASHINGTON (December 16, 2018) — With a number of probes moving closer to the Oval Office, President Donald Trump and his attorney unleased a fresh series of attacks Sunday on the investigators, questioning their integrity while categorically ruling out the possibility of a presidential interview with the special counsel.

  • Associated Press

    Trump visits Arlington cemetery for holiday commemoration

    WASHINGTON (December 15, 2018) — President Donald Trump made an unannounced visit to Arlington National Cemetery on Saturday for a holiday commemoration.

  • Associated Press

    Trump says Interior Secretary Zinke leaving administration

    WASHINGTON (December 15, 2018) — President Donald Trump says Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, who’s facing federal investigations into his travel, political activity and potential conflicts of interest, will leave the administration at year’s end.

  • Associated Press

    Senators ask FBI to investigate Blackmun for lying to panel

    WASHINGTON (Dec. 14, 2018) -- Two lawmakers are asking the Justice Department and FBI to look into whether former U.S. Olympic Committee CEO Scott Blackmun lied to a Senate panel in testimony about the handling of sex-abuse allegations against Larry Nassar.

  • Associated Press

    Trump picks budget head Mulvaney to be next chief of staff

    WASHINGTON (Dec. 14, 2018) — President Donald Trump on Friday picked budget director Mick Mulvaney to be his acting chief of staff, ending a chaotic search in which several top contenders took themselves out of the running for the job.

  • Associated Press

    Michigan governor signs measures to scale-back initiatives

    LANSING, Mich. (December 14, 2018) — Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has signed Republican-backed laws to significantly scale back citizen-initiated measures to raise the minimum wage and require paid sick leave for workers.

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