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Court Blunts Trump’s Sanctuary Cities Crackdown

April 26, 2017
Pete Williams | NBC News
A federal judge Tuesday blunted the impact of one of President Donald Trump's executive orders on immigration.
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White House ‘confident’ of averting shutdown as Trump shows flexibility on wall

April 25, 2017
Philip Rucker, Robert Costa, David Weigel | The Washington Post
The White House sought Monday to calm a jittery Washington ahead of a showdown with Congress over spending, and President Trump softened his demand that a deal to keep the federal government open include money to begin construction on his long-promised border wall.
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Trump signs ‘Buy American, Hire American’ executive order, promising to fight for American workers

April 19, 2017
Abby Phillip | The Washington Post
President Trump signed an executive order Tuesday that would tighten rules that award visas to skilled foreign workers.
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Trump to sign new executive order on immigration, American goods

April 18, 2017
Ylan Mui | CNBC
Ylan Mui reports the details of President Trump's "Buy American, Hire American" executive order.
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Judge maintains broad block on Trump travel ban

March 30, 2017
Josh Gerstein | POLITICO
A judge in Hawaii has extended a broad block on President Donald Trump's revised travel ban, turning aside pleas from the federal government.
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The Unsung Architect of Trumpism

March 20, 2017
Molly Ball | The Atlantic
Kellyanne Conway’s theory that Republicans could win a presidential election with an anti-immigration message had a major influence on Trump’s platform—and his win.
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DOJ appeals judge's decision to block immigration order

March 18, 2017
Ylan Mui | CNBC
The latest on the DOJ appealing a Maryland judge's decision to block President Donald Trump's immigration order, according to Dow Jones.
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Two federal courts block new travel ban & Trump praises populist President Jackson

March 17, 2017
Ban on travel from six Muslim-majority countries temporarily blocked.
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President Trump's updated travel ban halted by federal judge

March 16, 2017
Kimberly Atkins | Boston Herald
A federal judge blocked implementation of a new White House travel ban last night just hours before it was due to go into effect.
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