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Trump Campaign Ad Calls Dems 'Complicit' in Officers' Deaths

Trump Campaign Ad Calls Dems 'Complicit' in Officers' Deaths

Jan 21
President Donald Trump's re-election campaign released a provocative new ad accusing Democrats of being "complicit" in the slayings of law enforcement officers by people in the U.S. illegally.

In Run-up to Shutdown, an Erosion of Trust Derailed Talks

In Run-up to Shutdown, an Erosion of Trust Derailed Talks

By StevePeoples, Andrew Taylor, and Jonathan Lemire | Jan 21
the president was angry. His allies in Congress were confused, frustrated and unnerved. The episode was one of several that eroded trust and derailed negotiations between the White House and lawmakers from both parties.

Democrats, GOP Exchange Charges of Blame for Shutdown

Democrats, GOP Exchange Charges of Blame for Shutdown

By Akan Fram, Andrew Taylor, and Zeke Miller | Jan 21
Feuding Democrats and Republicans in Congress are trying to dodge blame for a paralyzing standoff over immigration and showing few signs of progress on negotiations needed to end a government shutdown.

Trump the Dealmaker Comes Up Short Ahead of Shutdown

Trump the Dealmaker Comes Up Short Ahead of Shutdown

By Zeke Miller, Andrew Taylor, and Alan Fram | Jan 21
He wrote a book on the art of negotiation and was elected to office claiming he alone could end Washington gridlock, but President Donald Trump's latest attempt to broker a big, bipartisan deal has turned into a big mess.

Record Number of Lesbians Seek CA Legislative Seats

Record Number of Lesbians Seek CA Legislative Seats

By Matthew S. Bajko | Jan 20
While the 11 LGBT candidates known to be running for state legislative seats in California this year is six fewer than the high seen in 2012, a record number of lesbians will be on the June primary ballot seeking Assembly or Senate seats.

Tabloid Held Porn Star's 2011 Interview After Trump Threat

Tabloid Held Porn Star's 2011 Interview After Trump Threat

By Jake Pearson | Jan 20
A tabloid magazine held back from publishing an adult film star's 2011 account of an alleged affair with Donald Trump after the future president's personal lawyer threatened to sue, four former employees of the tabloid's publisher told The Associated Pres

Trump Bends, but Doesn't Break, Ways of Washington in Year 1

Trump Bends, but Doesn't Break, Ways of Washington in Year 1

By Julie Pace | Jan 20
Hyperpartisanship and legislative gridlock still reigns. Many of the same issues that bedeviled previous presidents now sit unresolved on Trump's desk,

The Wild Ride Continues as Trump Begins Year Two

The Wild Ride Continues as Trump Begins Year Two

Jan 20
President Donald Trump's first year was one marked by chaos and controversy, as he cast aside norms and traditions and changed how the presidency is viewed at home and abroad. For anyone thinking year two might be different, think again.

U.S. Government Shuts Down; Dems, GOP Blame Each Other

U.S. Government Shuts Down; Dems, GOP Blame Each Other

By Zeke Miller, Andrew Taylor, and Alan Fram | Jan 20
The federal government shut down at the stroke of midnight Friday, halting all but the most essential operations and marring the one-year anniversary of President Donald Trump's inauguration.

What Happens When The Government Shuts Down?

What Happens When The Government Shuts Down?

Jan 19
It's a crummy way to run a government, sure, but Social Security checks will still go out.

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