President Trump offered three years of deportation protections for some immigrants in exchange for border wall funding, a proposal immediately rejected by Democrats and derided by conservatives as amnesty.
While alcohol producers and Alaskan fishers get agencies’ attention, Native American leaders and advocates for domestic violence survivors have gone unheard.
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House lawmakers nearly came to blows Thursday over a vote and a shouted remark. The shutdown is taking a toll on political discourse.
Pete Buttigieg, who was first elected at age 29, is a two-term mayor of South Bend, Ind. (Joshua Lott for The Post)
Pete Buttigieg, who was first elected at age 29, is a two-term mayor of South Bend, Ind. (Joshua Lott for The Post)
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The video showed students who had come from the March for Life taunting a Native American veteran. The Catholic school and diocese some of the teens belong to apologized.
SNL is back to taking on the absurdity of our political landscape in its first episode of 2019.
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