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Inside the Capitol for impeachment: National Guard in every corner

Capitol workers feverishly worked in recent days to complete preparations for the inauguration on Jan. 20 — hanging blue curtains over the entrance to the Rotunda and brushing dust off the statues…

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Trump’s attack on Coronavirus relief divides GOP and threatens recovery

His four-minute video on Tuesday night demanding significant changes to the bill and larger direct stimulus checks also threw a wrench into his party’s push to hold the Senate with victories in…

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Biden faces challenge as US Congress drops state aid to secure stimulus

To seal the deal after months of struggle, lawmakers agreed to exclude a direct stream of money for state and local governments, which Republicans objected to as a blue state “bailout” but…

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Leaders in Congress meet in search of spending and stimulus deals

The meeting of the top two Republicans and Democrats in the House and Senate were the first in-person spending talks in months for the leaders, with a final deal still elusive on both the dozen…

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