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Senate Leaders Agree On Funding Deal For Refugee Housing And Care
By Andrew Taylor, AP
Sen. Mitch McConnell and other lawmakers agreed on a $4.6 billion deal to house and care for immigrant refugees crossing the Mexico border.
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Alabama Sen. Richard Shelby Won't Say If He Supports Bill Outlawing Abortion
The GOP senator said he has “always supported the Hyde Amendment," which prohibits federal funding of abortions except in cases of rape or incest.
Trump Grants Alabama Governor's Request For Expedited Disaster Declaration After Storms
The declaration comes after southeastern Alabama experienced deadly tornadoes on Sunday.
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Mick Mulvaney: 'Absolutely Cannot' Rule Out Another Government Shutdown
GOP Sen. Richard Shelby says talks on Capitol Hill to avert another shutdown are “stalled right now.“
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Roger Stone Calls On Trump To Fire 'Insubordinate Hillbilly' Jeff Sessions
Southern shade from Trump's circle.
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One Big Problem For Trump's Shutdown Threats: Congressional Republicans
Someone is going to be wrong.
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We Asked Republicans Why They Think Trump’s Lawyer Gave A Porn Star $130,000
They insisted they're preoccupied with more weighty matters.
Kevin Lamarque / Reuters
Republicans Cool To Paying For Trump's Infrastructure Plan With Transportation Cuts
The president proposed billions in spending, but no one can agree on how to pay for it.
Aaron Bernstein / Reuters
Alabama Sen. Shelby Didn't Vote For Roy Moore. Now Moore's Supporters Hate Him.
Alabama Republicans are willing to eat their own.
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Alabama Senator Warns Against Roy Moore
Alabama Senator Richard Shelby says he doesn’t want Roy Moore to win, and reveals his absentee vote.
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Republicans Insist Tax Cuts Will Benefit Workers, But CEOs Have Other Plans
GOP lawmakers are placing faith in corporations to do “the right thing.”
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Texas Mass Shooting Threatens To Eclipse Issue Of Bump Stocks Entirely
How much more slaughter until enough is enough for Congress?
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Momentum Grows In Congress For 'Bump Stock' Ban After Las Vegas Shooting
Sen. Dianne Feinstein introduced the new bill after her daughter nearly attended the deadly Las Vegas concert.
Joshua Roberts / Reuters
We Asked GOP Senators What Congress Can Do To Prevent Mass Shootings
Their answers are telling.
Mohammad Ismail / Reuters
Republicans Break With Trump On Banning Transgender Soldiers
As Trump tries to appeal to the GOP's conservative base, there is bipartisan support for transgender people serving in the military.
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Trump’s Outsourcing Of War Decision-Making Worries Democrats
But Republicans say they're OK with the Pentagon calling the shots.
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'Troubled' Republicans Have No Plans To Do Anything About James Comey's Firing
Several GOP senators have criticized the president's dismissal of the FBI director, but they embrace taking no new actions in response.
For campaign cash, many lawmakers use a big map; Rob Bishop nears 93 percent out-of-state
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Home may be where the heart is, but for a growing number of congressional campaigns, it's not the best place to round up cash.
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