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July 22, 2019 - 3:58 pm
Score another one for President Trump. A judge ruled on Friday to temporarily block Democrats' subpoenas for financial documents concerning the Trump Organization, according to CNN . Judge Emmet Sullivan ruled right after the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals said it wanted to hear the case. According...
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July 16, 2019 - 1:47 pm
By MARCY GORDON AP Business Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Under withering criticism from senators, a Facebook executive on Tuesday defended the social network giant's ambitious plan to create a digital currency and pledged to work with regulators to achieve a system that protects the privacy of users'...
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July 08, 2019 - 1:03 pm
By DAVID KLEPPER Associated Press ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — President Donald Trump's New York state tax returns could be given to Congress under a new law in his home state that the Democratic governor signed Monday. The measure signed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo directs state tax officials to share state...
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June 27, 2019 - 1:38 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Congress and the border relief package (all times local): Noon House Speaker Nancy Pelosi choked back tears over the photo of a migrant father and daughter killed crossing the Rio Grande River as she pushed for stronger protections in a border crisis funding bill...
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April 04, 2019 - 12:51 pm
By SUSANNAH GEORGE, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The House on Thursday voted to end American involvement in the Yemen war, rebuffing the Trump administration's support for the military campaign led by Saudi Arabia. The bill now heads to President Donald Trump, who is expected to veto it. The...
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March 26, 2019 - 10:19 am
by Alan Fram WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is nearing a victory over Democrats as the House tries overriding his first veto , a vote that seems certain to fail and would let stand his declaration of a national emergency at the Mexican border. Tuesday's vote would keep the border...
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February 21, 2019 - 1:23 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A renewed push to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment in Virginia has failed by a single vote. The House of Delegates vote deadlocked 50-50 on a bid to force a full floor on the gender-equality measure Thursday. The tie vote meant the effort failed. ERA proponents had hoped...
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February 14, 2019 - 12:29 pm
By BERNARD CONDON , AP Business Writer NEW YORK (AP) — A group of House Democrats asked the FBI on Wednesday to launch an investigation into whether President Donald Trump's company is a "criminal enterprise" after mass firings at two of his golf clubs where longtime workers were only recently...
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January 04, 2019 - 1:16 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The new Democratic-controlled House has moved toward defending President Barack Obama's health care law against a federal court ruling that the statute is unconstitutional. The House has filed papers seeking to intervene in the case, which by itself is unlikely to have a...
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January 04, 2019 - 8:19 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — On their first day in the majority, House Democrats have passed a plan to re-open the government without funding President Donald Trump's promised border wall. The largely party-line votes Thursday night came after Trump made a surprise appearance at the White House briefing room...
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