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News You Need to Know

Saturday, December 16, 2017

Kelly O'Donnell
NBC News
Sen. Marco Rubio and Sen. Bob Corker announced they will vote for the GOP’s tax plan, likely giving Republicans the support they need to pass it. Meanwhile, President Donald Trump slammed the FBI for spending “million and millions of dollars” on the Russia probe.
Joan Biskupic, Ariane de Vogue
Under normal circumstances, confirmation hearings for district court judges aren't headline grabbers.  
Yeganeh Torbati
The Trump administration put new requirements in place on Friday for the 38 countries participating in the U.S. Visa Waiver Program, including that they use U.S. counterterrorism data to screen travelers, officials said.