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July 26, 2018 - 2:23 pm
By ALAN FRAM , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Hard-right Republican Rep. Jim Jordan said Thursday that he's running to become House speaker next year, a long-shot bid underscoring conservatives' frustration that party leaders haven't aggressively pushed President Donald Trump's agenda. Jordan,...
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July 26, 2018 - 1:53 pm
By PHILIP MARCELO , Associated Press BOSTON (AP) — U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions defended his top deputy Thursday after a handful of congressional Republicans moved this week to impeach him. Speaking in Boston, Sessions said he has the "highest confidence" in Deputy Attorney General Rod...
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July 17, 2018 - 1:06 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The No. 2 Senate Republican says there may be additional sanctions on Russia in the upheaval following President Donald Trump's summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin. Sen. John Cornyn of Texas told reporters that sanctions might draw bipartisan support because Democrats...
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June 14, 2018 - 1:34 pm
By MATTHEW DALY and KEVIN FREKING , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Paul Ryan said Thursday he's not comfortable with a Trump administration policy that separates children and parents at the southern border, as House Republicans, under increasing pressure to address the...
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June 13, 2018 - 2:49 pm
By LISA MASCARO and ALAN FRAM , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump backs compromise immigration legislation that House Republican leaders are trying to craft in hopes of ending the party's standoff over the issue, Speaker Paul Ryan told GOP lawmakers Wednesday. Details of the...
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June 06, 2018 - 11:36 am
By MARY CLARE JALONICK , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Paul Ryan is agreeing with another senior House Republican who says there's no evidence that the FBI planted a "spy" in President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign. The comments contradict Trump, who has insisted the agency...
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June 02, 2018 - 10:09 am
McLEAN, Va. (AP) — The scramble among Democrats to take on Republican Barbara Comstock for a Virginia congressional seat has remained civil so far. Six Democrats are on the ballot for the 10th Congressional District primary June 12. The winner will face Comstock, who's considered one of the most...
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May 18, 2018 - 3:38 pm
By ANDREW TAYLOR , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — In an embarrassment for House Republican leaders, conservatives on Friday scuttled a bill that combines stricter work and job training requirements for food stamp recipients with a renewal of farm subsidies popular in GOP-leaning farm country...
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