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Trump administration officials painted radically different scenarios of whether basic governmental functions would continue or halt if an accord was not reached.
As Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell set a vote on the Senate floor for 10 p.m., Republicans did not appear to have the 60 votes required to advance their short-term bill. Coupled with a notice that there would be no “imminent votes” in the House, this all but ensured at least a brief shutdown.
The Republicans’ strategy of targeting illegal immigration marks the latest chapter in the party’s decades-long realignment years after President George W. Bush’s outreach to Latinos.
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A neighbor of the Kentucky senator has agreed to plead guilty in a November attack that left the libertarian politician with six broken ribs and briefly sidelined him during debate over the tax overhaul, according to the court documents.
The governor foresees a more self-reliant state. But losing Medicaid, one woman says, is “not the way to get out of poverty.”
The trust rankings will emerge from surveys the company is conducting and are an effort to combat fake news and misinformation that spread across the social network before and after the 2016 election. The changes will also stress local news sources.
The interview with the magazine In Touch was published this week amid reports of a confidentiality settlement.
Republicans say the document looks bad for the FBI. Democrats say it’s a ploy to cripple investigations of the 2016 election.
The musician had opioids and other medications in his system, according to the Los Angeles coroner's office. Relatives said Petty suffered from emphysema, a fractured hip and knee problems.
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