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Mick Mulvaney Dodges Question On Back Pay For Contract Employees Hurt By Shutdown
But federal workers will hopefully receive retroactive pay "by the end of this week," the White House budget director said.
Mick Mulvaney Suggests Military Parade Canceled For Reasons Besides Money
The White House budget director hinted that Trump's rocky relationship with Washington city officials played a role.
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Trump Plan To Merge Labor, Education Departments Could Undermine Them Both
Former Obama-era officials say the two agencies have completely different missions and should stay separate.
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The 1,395 Dumbest Dollars Mick Mulvaney Spent Decorating His Office
The budget director has done some seriously gauche government spending.
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Trump's Budget Director Admits He Spoke Only To Lobbyists Who Paid Him
Mick Mulvaney has been criticized for his cozy ties to the financial industry.
White House Forced To Release Some Visitor Logs In Legal Settlement
Redacted records for four White House offices will be made public after Public Citizen sued for them.
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The Next Financial Crisis -- Not If, But When
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Proposed Energy Dept. Budget Would Take A Hatchet To Clean Energy Programs: Report
“Now is not the time to slash funding for this promising research," a Democratic senator said.
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Federal Workers Forced To Go Without Pay As Government Shutdown Extends To Day 3
The shutdown is now extending into the work week, and the effects will be far more visible.
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Government Shutdowns Are Actually Really Expensive
Lost wages, canceled vacations, and dampened consumer confidence all make government shutdowns the ultimate own goal.
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With A Shutdown Looming, Government Agencies Are Unprepared And In The Dark
Federal workers say they've received little to no guidance on what to do.
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Budget Chief Raises Possibility Of Trump Agreeing To Obamacare Subsidy Deal
Is the president about to flip-flop again?
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White House Official Gives Lip Service To Puerto Rican Debt Relief But Offers No New Deal
Existing legislation is enough to reduce the island’s obligations, said Mick Mulvaney.
Life And Death In Puerto Rico, And 'Alternative Facts'
Executive Director, Protect Democracy
If the public doesn’t know the truth, we cannot assist in the response or hold our government accountable if it fails us.
Trump's Visit To Puerto Rico
President Trump finally visited Puerto Rico and sat down for a listening session on the relief efforts. But he didn’t do much listening.
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Trump’s Budget Guy Was A Famous Deficit Hawk, Until He Became Trump's Budget Guy
Now Mick Mulvaney thinks "we need to have new deficits."
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A Prayer To End Child Poverty in Our Time
Marian Wright Edelman
President, Children's Defense Fund
We know what to do to end child poverty if we want to in rich America. The U.S. Census Bureau reported this week that the
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With Ivanka Trump's Blessing, White House Ditches Equal Pay Rule
The Obama-era provision was meant to help address the gender pay gap that the president's daughter has claimed to care about.
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An Open Letter To OMB Director Mick Mulvaney
Consumer advocate, lawyer and author
Have you no empathy or compassion whatsoever?
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Republicans And Democrats Stand Up To The 'Election Integrity Commission'
John A. Tures
Professor of Political Science, LaGrange College
During the last election, Donald Trump claimed that he would have won the popular vote had millions of illegals not voted
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