New York State Capitol Buidling
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April 30, 2019 - 3:43 pm
The state Senate's Republican minority has introduced a package of legislation that it says would counter changes made to New York's criminal justice system by majority Democrats.
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Electoral College Protest
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April 03, 2019 - 2:11 pm
The hottest position in the Democratic presidential field is abolishing the Electoral College, but it might not be the best idea.
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Trump rally
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March 23, 2019 - 7:06 pm
Supporters of President Trump are taking the news that Robert Mueller's investigation is over as a sign of vindication, and they celebrated at a jubilant rally in Midtown Saturday.
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Capitol building
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January 30, 2019 - 6:37 am
Capitol Hill negotiators are hopeful of an agreement as they officially kick off talks on a homeland security spending bill that is trapped in a stalemate over President Donald Trump's long-stalled border wall.
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Pelosi Schumer
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January 25, 2019 - 10:35 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — With the longest shutdown in U.S. history officially over, here's a look at how the federal government will get back to regular business: ___ WHEN WILL FEDERAL WORKERS GET PAID? It's unclear at this time. The White House tweeted that it will be "in the coming days." Some 800,000...
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U.S. Capitol
Hannah Gaber, USA TODAY
January 22, 2019 - 4:00 pm
Senate leaders reached an agreement on Tuesday to vote this week on two competing proposals to end the government shutdown.
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Nancy Pelosi
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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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US Capitol
December 27, 2018 - 6:49 pm
Chances look slim for ending the partial government shutdown any time soon.
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Michael Bernstein is shown while shopping in Troy, Mich., Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2018. Bernstein voted for Donald Trump in 2016 and likely would do so again in 2020 if he sought a second term in the White House. Bernstein, 52, points to Trump's success in getting justices approved to the U.S. Supreme Court and the positive economy as evidence he chose the right candidate, but the freelance auto writer from suburban Detroit could do without some of what Trump brings. A small, but significant slice of the American electorate may hold the key to President Donald Trump’s political future. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
December 24, 2018 - 12:18 am
BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich. (AP) — Jill Mott doesn't like the tweets. The hard line on the border is too hard. And when asked whether she will vote for President Donald Trump a second time, she lets out a long, deep sigh. "That is the question," said Mott, a Republican from suburban Detroit. In her...
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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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