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Trump’s Confederate base veto threat imperils defense bill

It is highly unusual for a provision that has been passed by both the House and the Senate to be jettisoned in final negotiations over the bill

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Who’s going to tell him? Republicans shy from asking Trump to concede

Since he was elected, President Donald Trump’s relationships with Republican lawmakers on Capitol Hill have mostly fallen into one of two categories: the unbreakable bond with his most ardent…

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Democrats battle for Senate control as they maintain grip on House majority

Partial results suggested that House Democrats were running strong in many of the competitive districts they swept up in 2018, but they were struggling to make further inroads into the Republican-…

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