The change was added to meet demands from Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.), who threatened to oppose the $1.5 trillion tax overhaul. A Rubio spokeswoman said the senator was reviewing the final measure to see if it was enough to meet his demands.
A measure passed at the behest of drug companies has hurt efforts to stop suspicious shipments of prescription pain pills and slowed other work by the Drug Enforcement Administration, recently retired investigators told The Washington Post and “60 Minutes.”
The secretary of state exasperated President Trump and White House officials when he went off script with another invitation for talks with North Korea.
No one had thought to bring together the women accusing President Trump of sexual misconduct. But a liberal former Hollywood producer and his colleague set up a private dinner for some of the women in New York, followed by a media blitz that attracted international attention.
Nearly a year into his presidency, Trump continues to reject the evidence that Russia waged an unprecedented assault on a pillar of American democracy and supported his run for the White House. Interviews with more than 50 U.S. officials show that the personal insecurities of the president have impaired the government’s response to a national security threat, with Trump resisting or attempting to roll back efforts to hold Moscow to account as he tries to forge a partnership with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
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President Trump appeared to be referring to revelations that senior FBI officials exchanged text messages denouncing Trump and supporting Hillary Clinton.
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Matthew Spencer Petersen serves on the Federal Election Commission, but he had difficulty answering legal questions posed by Sen. John Neely Kennedy (R-La.).
Streep, along with co-star Tom Hanks, director Steven Spielberg and other cast members, appeared at The Post to discuss the new film, which touches on issues of sexism that feel particularly relevant in the current conversation about sexual harassment.
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His claim that “most” critics of the repeal had not heard of net neutrality before this week is difficult to prove but it sure seems like an exaggeration.
In major evangelical institutions across the country, debate over the term “evangelical” has bubbled to the forefront, especially among younger members of the faith.
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If a fire’s toll is measured in lives lost instead of acreage charred, the one that brought the steepest price for the state tore through Griffith Park in Los Angeles in 1933.
The 19-year-old defendant returned three rings worth at least $5,000, and Fairfax County jurors took up a collection to pay her $60 fine. Numerous criminal lawyers said they had never seen jurors acting similarly. The victim said she thought the fine was too lenient.
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