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February 15, 2019 - 11:55 am
By ALAN FRAM, CATHERINE LUCEY and ZEKE MILLER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Battling with one branch of government and opening a new confrontation with another, President Donald Trump announced Friday he was declaring a national emergency to fulfill his pledge to construct a wall along the U...
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February 13, 2019 - 6:49 am
By JILL COLVIN, ANDREW TAYLOR, ALAN FRAM and JONATHAN LEMIRE , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Under mounting pressure from his own party, President Donald Trump appeared to be grudgingly leaning toward accepting an agreement that would head off a threatened second government shutdown but...
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In this Feb. 1, 2019, photo, President Donald Trump speaks in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington.   (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)
(AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)
February 05, 2019 - 1:56 pm
By JULIE PACE , AP Washington Bureau Chief WASHINGTON (AP) — The bitter partisanship of the past two years was on full display Tuesday just hours before President Donald Trump was to call for optimism and unity in his State of the Union address. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of New York...
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U.S. Central Command Commander Gen. Joseph Votel testifies before a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019, in Washington.  (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
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February 05, 2019 - 1:49 pm
By MATTHEW LEE , AP Diplomatic Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is expected to declare near-total triumph over the Islamic State group in Syria in his State of the Union address Tuesday, but U.S. defense officials are increasingly fearful that the militants are simply biding their...
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Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., talks to reporters. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
January 31, 2019 - 12:27 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi took a hard line Thursday against funding President Donald Trump's long-stalled border wall, a move that could gridlock Capitol Hill negotiations that just got underway. "There's not going to be any wall money in the legislation," Pelosi, D-Calif., told...
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January 29, 2019 - 3:37 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has accepted an invitation from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to give his State of the Union speech on Feb. 5. Trump said in a letter to Pelosi yesterday that it is his "great honor" to accept her invitation to speak before a joint session of Congress next week...
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January 29, 2019 - 2:53 pm
By ROBERT BURNS , AP National Security Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Directly contradicting President Donald Trump, U.S. intelligence agencies told Congress on Tuesday that North Korea is unlikely to dismantle its nuclear arsenal, that the Islamic State group remains a threat and that the Iran nuclear...
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January 22, 2019 - 1:08 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House is moving forward with plans for President Donald Trump to deliver his State of the Union speech next week in front of a joint session of Congress — despite a letter from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi requesting he delay it. The White House sent an email to the House...
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January 21, 2019 - 12:58 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has paid a visit to the Martin Luther King Jr. memorial in Washington on the holiday honoring the civil rights leader. Trump arrived shortly after 11 a.m. to pay his respects on a frigid and windy day. He was joined by Vice President Mike Pence, who...
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January 19, 2019 - 9:19 am
By MARY CLARE JALONICK and ERIC TUCKER , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Special counsel Robert Mueller's office has issued a rare public statement disputing the accuracy of BuzzFeed News' report that said President Donald Trump's former attorney told Mueller that the president directed him to...
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