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Politics Jul 18WATCH: Trump says he was ‘not happy’ with ‘send her back’ chant
During a rally in North Carolina, Trump supporters began chanting "send her back," after he criticized Rep. Ilhan Omar.
Politics Jul 16WATCH: Pelosi urges Republicans to condemn Trump’s ‘racist tweets’
Republicans sought to have the House speaker's words stricken from the record, a rare procedural rebuke that failed on a party-line vote.
Politics Jul 12WATCH: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, other Democrats testify on border facility conditions
The four Democrats testifying Friday, including Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, were among a larger group of House members who visited three Texas border stations last week.
Politics Jul 09Trump defends Acosta but says he will look into Epstein plea deal
Democrats are demanding that President Donald Trump's labor secretary quit because he helped craft a secret 2008 plea deal that let a wealthy financier avoid prison after allegations of molesting teenage girls.
Politics Jun 27House passes $4.6 billion border aid bill
The measure would ease a cash crunch at federal agencies that care for migrants who have flocked over the border in huge numbers seeking asylum.
Politics Jun 27McConnell rejects Democrats’ demands to change $4.6 billion border funding bill
"We already have a compromise," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said, citing the Senate bill, which passed Wednesday on a lopsided 84-8 vote.
Politics Jun 26WATCH: Senate OKs bipartisan bill to fund care for migrants
The GOP-held Senate on Wednesday passed a bipartisan $4.6 billion measure to deliver aid to the southern border before the government runs out of money to care for thousands of migrant families and unaccompanied children.
Nation Jun 25House appears set to pass emergency funding bill for migrants
Lawmakers are seeking to pass a $4.5 billion emergency funding bill to address the humanitarian crisis involving the thousands of migrant families detained after crossing the U.S.-Mexico border.
Politics Jun 25White House threatens to veto migrant aid bill
The White House says the $4.5 billion measure would hamstring the administration's border security efforts because it lacks money for beds that would allow it to detain more migrants.
Politics Jun 21Roy Moore runs for Senate despite discouragement from GOP
Republican Roy Moore is facing a wall of GOP opposition that includes President Donald Trump as he launches another U.S. Senate bid.