Democrats

Nancy Pelosi
Sean Logan/The Republic
January 01, 2019 - 10:26 am
A week and a half into a partial government shutdown, House Democrats released their plan to re-open the government without approving money for President Donald Trump's border wall. At the same time, the president struggled to find leverage to break the stalemate before the GOP's monopoly on...
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Trump with Dems
AP Photo/Evan Vucci
December 31, 2018 - 9:04 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Nancy Pelosi often quotes Abraham Lincoln saying public sentiment is everything. It's a theory that will be put to the test when the new House Democratic majority gavels in this week and votes to end the government shutdown without money for President Donald Trump's border wall...
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US Capitol
Dreamstime
December 27, 2018 - 6:49 pm
Chances look slim for ending the partial government shutdown any time soon.
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U.S. Capitol
Jon Bilous/Dreamstime
December 25, 2018 - 9:23 am
Both sides in the fight over President Donald Trump's border wall with Mexico have given a little on the money. What they can't seem to agree on is what it should be spent on.
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President Trump
Photo by Oliver Contreras/SIPA USA
December 24, 2018 - 9:39 am
President Donald Trump was meeting with his Homeland Security secretary and other officials on Monday to discuss border security issues as a partial government shutdown over his U.S.-Mexico border wall entered Christmas without a clear resolution in sight.
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U.S. Capitol
Hannah Gaber, USA TODAY
December 22, 2018 - 10:13 am
The partial federal shutdown was expected to drag into Christmas as President Donald Trump and congressional leaders remained stuck in a standoff over his border wall with Mexico with no breakthrough Saturday.
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New Jersey statehouse
Dreamstime
December 17, 2018 - 1:10 pm
Lawmakers in New Jersey are shelving a controversial plan to change how legislative maps are drawn.
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Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand
WCBS 880
December 16, 2018 - 5:39 pm
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand says she’s thinking about whether or not to run for president as the clock turns to 2019 and candidates gear up to announce their entry into the 2020 fray.
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Joe Biden
Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images
December 14, 2018 - 5:52 pm
As he considers running for president, Joe Biden is talking with friends and longtime supporters about whether, at 76, he's too old to seek the White House, according to several sources who have spoken with the former Democratic vice president.
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Nancy Pelosi
Photo by Al Drago/Pool/Sipa USA
November 19, 2018 - 3:10 pm
The California Democrat is favored by most Democrats to lead them, as she has done since 2003, when the new Congress convenes in January. Pelosi seems sure to win her party's nomination to be speaker when Democrats vote on that after Thanksgiving.
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