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The measure was sponsored by the Senate’s three African American members — Harris, Booker and Republican Tim Scott. The House is expected to pass the bill and send it to Trump.

  • Feb 14, 2019

Lawmakers on a bipartisan congressional committee are discussing increased fencing on the border — but Trump’s blessing for a deal remains uncertain.

  • Feb 6, 2019

The changes that swept Washington after November’s elections were apparent Tuesday, but Trump worked hard to keep the spotlight on Republican priorities.

  • Feb 5, 2019

The three-term senator finished reimbursing a friend and political ally for $112,418.22 in lodging and travel costs in October, his office said.

  • Feb 5, 2019

Other guests will include Pastor Andrew Brunson, the father of a student killed in last year’s Parkland shooting and undocumented students protected by the DACA program.

  • Feb 4, 2019

Cameron Kasky, 18, helped organize last year’s March for Our Lives protest. He will attend at the invitation of Rep. Eric Swalwell of California, a vocal proponent of stricter gun laws.

  • Feb 1, 2019

Two immigrants who worked at Trump Organization properties without legal authorization will attend President Trump’s prime-time speech Tuesday.

  • Jan 31, 2019

Victorina Morales met with lawmakers on Capitol Hill this week to seek protection for herself and other undocumented workers fired at President Trump’s properties.

  • Jan 30, 2019

The decision to use the E-Verify program is the first acknowledgment that Trump’s private business has failed to fully check the work status of all its employees, despite his claims otherwise during the 2016 campaign.

  • Jan 29, 2019

Acknowledging he is a “huge admirer of Nancy Pelosi's operational ability,” Rep. Jim Himes said Democrats will soon need leaders who can communicate effectively with younger voters.

  • Aug 17, 2018
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