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Politics Jun 21Farm bill with major food stamp changes narrowly passes the House
The measure renews the safety net for farmers as President Donald Trump's tough talk on tariffs threatens to close markets for many of their products.
Politics Jun 15Family separations cause a rift between GOP leaders, White House
Congressional Republicans have distanced themselves from the Trump administration's policy of separating children from their parents at the southern border.
Politics May 17Democrats hope net neutrality issue will win votes this fall
Senate Democrats, joined by three Republicans, pushed through a measure intended to revive Obama-era internet rules that ensured equal treatment for all web traffic, though opposition in the House and the White House seems insurmountable.
Politics May 09Haspel says she would oppose any presidential order she felt was immoral
President Donald Trump's nominee to be CIA director said Wednesday that she does not believe torture works and she would not carry out any presidential order she thought was immoral.
Politics May 08House oversight panel to subpoena Trump appointee over citizenship question on 2020 Census
John Gore, acting assistant attorney general, was scheduled to testify Tuesday as the committee reviewed the Census Bureau's readiness for the 2020 Census. He did not attend the hearing.
Politics Mar 28NAACP files lawsuit over 2020 Census
The NAACP is spearheading a lawsuit against the Census Bureau and President Donald Trump, warning that the federal government is unprepared for the 2020 Census.
Nation Mar 27Decision to add citizenship question to census draws fire
WASHINGTON — The 2020 U.S. Census will include a question about citizenship status, a move that brought swift condemnation from Democrats, who said it would intimidate immigrants and discourage them from participating.
Politics Mar 26Trump lawyer Michael Cohen denies intimidating Stormy Daniels
Michael Cohen is challenging porn actress Stormy Daniel's unsubstantiated charge that someone tied to Trump threatened her with physical harm if she went public with her story about a tryst with Trump years ago.
Politics Mar 22Trump to ‘pause’ looming metal tariffs for some countries
President Donald Trump is planning to impose tariffs of 25 percent on imported steel and 10 percent on aluminum.
Politics Mar 14Senate passes bill easing Dodd-Frank rules for banks
The bill is particularly aimed at helping small and medium-sized banks, but critics argue that the likelihood of future taxpayer bailouts will increase if it becomes law.