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Trump slams DOJ, FBI over missed document deadline: 'What is going on?'

Sat, 04/07/2018 - 6:00pm
President Trump on Saturday slammed the Justice Department and the FBI for failing to meet a deadline to turn over documents related to the FBI’s decisions in the Hillary Clinton email probe,the recommendation to fire former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe and other decisions.
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Rep. Kevin Cramer expected to win GOP endorsement to seek North Dakota Senate seat

Sat, 04/07/2018 - 5:45pm
North Dakota GOP Rep. Kevin Cramer is expected Saturday to win his state party’s endorsement in Republicans’ bid to unseat Democratic Sen. Heidi Heitkamp -- in what is expected to be this year’s toughest Senate race.
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Trump zeroes in on tackling illegal immigration after spending bill criticism

Sat, 04/07/2018 - 3:15pm
President Trump, amid criticism from conservatives over his administration’s alleged failings on illegal immigration, is now focusing his attention on the subject -- with the adminstration following his example. 
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EPA says 'unprecedented' number of death threats against Pruitt

Sat, 04/07/2018 - 1:19pm
EPA administrator Scott Pruitt has faced an "unprecedented" number of death threats, according to an agency spokesman.
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Trump, GOP plan to rescind budget spending has precedent but rocky path in Congress

Sat, 04/07/2018 - 8:01am
Congress returns next week with Republicans looking to cut -- or "rescind" -- some of the spending in its recently passed budget, allowable but unlikely to make a dent in the deficit nor garner needed Democratic support.
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EPA chief Scott Pruitt has spent millions on security, travel: report

Sat, 04/07/2018 - 7:00am
The security detail and travel expenses for Scott Pruitt, administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, have cost taxpayers millions of dollars, a report said Saturday.
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Homeland Security database would track journalists, 'media influencers': report

Sat, 04/07/2018 - 5:45am
The Department of Homeland Security is seeking contractors for the creation of a database that would monitor news outlets around the world and collect information on journalists, bloggers and “media influencers.”
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South Carolina Rep. Ralph Norman draws gun, says 'I'm not going to be a Gabby Giffords'

Sat, 04/07/2018 - 12:30am
To make a point that guns are dangerous only in the hands of criminals, a South Carolina congressman on Friday pulled out a loaded handgun during a meeting with constituents.
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Ethics first

Fri, 04/06/2018 - 6:32pm
Isn't that a given?
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Democrats, Republicans battle for Ohio’s governor seat

Fri, 04/06/2018 - 6:10pm
At the end of last year, former Congressman Dennis Kucinich, D-Ohio, surveyed the field of Democrats hoping to succeed Gov. John Kasich next year, and started thinking about jumping in the race.
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Republicans who won't be coming back to Congress after 2018 midterm elections

Fri, 04/06/2018 - 5:31pm
On average, nearly two dozen House members retire each cycle without seeking another office.
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Michelle Obama calls Barack the 'good parent,' slams Trump supporters for going 'fun' route

Fri, 04/06/2018 - 5:30pm
When it comes to leading the American people, former first lady Michelle Obama said her husband, Barack, was the "good parent," compared to President Trump.
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Conservative activists plead with Trump not to fire Pruitt

Fri, 04/06/2018 - 5:15pm
Amid swirling controversy surrounding Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt, a group of well-known conservative activists came out in support of the EPA chief on Friday.
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Texas Rep. Blake Farenthold resigns from Congress

Fri, 04/06/2018 - 5:15pm
U.S. Representative Blake Farenthold, R-Texas, resigned from Congress on Friday.
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Kennedy dynasty faces a reckoning as controversial film hits theaters

Fri, 04/06/2018 - 3:55pm
The Kennedy dynasty faced a reckoning Friday, when a film hit theaters resurrecting the shocking details surrounding a late-night deadly car crash on Chappaquiddick Island that has haunted America’s most powerful political family since 1969.
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Who's in Trump's Cabinet? A full list of the president's top advisers

Fri, 04/06/2018 - 3:00pm
President Trump’s Cabinet is made up of a group of a group of department heads and advisers he’s selected – and they all have vastly different backgrounds.
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Former Hawaii Sen. Daniel Akaka dies at age 93

Fri, 04/06/2018 - 1:58pm
Former Sen. Daniel Akaka has died at the age of 93, Fox News has confirmed.
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Justice Department announces 'zero-tolerance' policy on illegal border crossings

Fri, 04/06/2018 - 1:43pm
The Justice Department announced Friday that it is implementing a “zero-tolerance” policy for those attempting to enter the U.S. illegally -- the latest in a series of measures by the Trump administration to combat illegal immigration.
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Trump says EPA's Pruitt is doing a 'great job,' despite being 'under siege'

Fri, 04/06/2018 - 11:23am
President Trump blasted the “Fake News Media” Friday for suggesting that he would replace Attorney General Jeff Sessions with his Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt, whom he said was doing "a great job" despite being “under siege.”
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Who is Mick Mulvaney? 5 things to know about Trump's budget director

Fri, 04/06/2018 - 10:43am
From his time as a congressman to owning a Mexican food restaurant, here’s a look at five things to know about Mick Mulvaney.
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