The White House,home of the US President, in Washington DC.(Dreamstime)
January 17, 2019 - 11:51 am
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe has used his old state political action committee to raise big money and cut checks to Democrats in Iowa and New Hampshire as he weighs a presidential run. Campaign finance reports show McAuliffe's PAC raised $300,000 in the second half of...
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January 10, 2019 - 12:44 pm
By CATHERINE LUCEY, LISA MASCARO and LAURIE KELLMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump threatened on Thursday to declare a national emergency to circumvent Congress if he can't reach a deal with Democrats to fund his promised border wall. He headed to the U.S.-Mexico border...
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January 10, 2019 - 10:15 am
By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Challenging the Trump administration on a top consumer issue, leading congressional liberals are unveiling a package of bills Thursday designed to radically reduce what Americans pay for prescription drugs by linking prices to lower...
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December 21, 2018 - 11:40 am
By LOLITA C. BALDOR, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon is developing plans to withdraw up to half of the 14,000 American troops serving in Afghanistan, U.S. officials said Thursday, marking a sharp change in the Trump administration's policy aimed at forcing the Taliban to the peace...
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December 01, 2018 - 11:55 am
HOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on the death of former President George H.W. Bush: President Donald Trump is directing that American flags be flown at half-staff for 30 days to honor the memory of former President George H.W. Bush. In a proclamation signed Saturday hours after Bush died, Trump is also...
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Michael Cohen, left, walks out of federal court with his attorney Guy Petrillo, Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018, in New York. Cohen, President Donald Trump's former lawyer, pleaded guilty to lying to Congress. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
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November 29, 2018 - 11:42 am
By LARRY NEUMEISTER , Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former lawyer, made a surprise appearance before a federal judge in New York on Thursday and pleaded guiltyto lying to Congress about work he did on an aborted project to build a Trump Tower in Russia...
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October 24, 2018 - 11:48 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Disrupting a rash of targeted attacks, the U.S. Secret Service intercepted a bomb that was addressed to Hillary Clinton and a possible explosive that was sent to former President Barack Obama. Also Wednesday, a police bomb squad was sent to CNN's offices in New York City and the...
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October 19, 2018 - 12:48 pm
By ZEKE MILLER, Associated Press MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Eager to bring immigration to the forefront as the midterm elections near, President Donald Trump suggested without evidence that Democrats or their allies are supporting a "caravan" of Central American migrants who are traveling north aiming...
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September 07, 2018 - 3:00 pm
By KEN THOMAS and DARLENE SUPERVILLE, Associated Press FARGO, N.D. (AP) — President Donald Trump said Friday that the ongoing investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential is not only bad for the country, "it's really unfair for our midterms." Trump also said special counsel...
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August 30, 2018 - 11:57 am
By JILL COLVIN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump urged evangelical leaders this week to get out the vote ahead of the upcoming midterm elections and warned of "violence" by opponents if they fail. Trump made the dire warning at a White House dinner Monday evening attended...
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