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Trump State of the Union address seeks unity on immigration plan

[unable to retrieve full-text content] President Trump will tell Congress in his first State of the Union address Tuesday night that he’s reaching out to Democrats to find an immigration solution that benefits all citizens. “Tonight [...]
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Heidi Heitkamp: Pension protections need to be in new spending bill

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Sen. Heidi Heitkamp said Tuesday that the issue of pensions should be in the final spending bill lawmakers need to pass by Feb. 8 to keep the government funded. “When you look at rural issues and [...]
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House Republicans vote to release secret memo on FBI abuse of power

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[unable to retrieve full-text content] Republicans on a House panel voted Monday to release a secret memo said to accuse the FBI of misusing its authority in the Russia inquiry. Source: www.washingtontimes.com stories: Politics
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In State of Union, Trump to make case that America is back

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[unable to retrieve full-text content] WASHINGTON (AP) – Seeking to move past the shadow of the Russia investigation, President Donald Trump is aiming to use his first State of the Union address to note the economic progress under his [...]
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Activist who helped legalize medical pot in California, dies

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[unable to retrieve full-text content] SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – Dennis Peron, an activist who was among the first people to argue for the benefits of marijuana for AIDS patients and helped legalize medical pot in California, died Saturday [...]
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Mike Pence anticipates more changes to Republican tax bill

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Vice President Mike Pence said Monday that he anticipates more changes to the tax plan as the debate moves to the Senate.  “We anticipate when the Senate bill comes forward, it will reflect on the president’s framework,” Mr. Pence said [...]
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Trump: Texas mass shooting is about mental health, not guns

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TOKYO (AP) – President Donald Trump says the mass shooting at a Texas church “isn’t a guns situation,” but is a “mental health problem at the highest level.” Devin Kelley, the man authorities have identified as the gunman, was [...]
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Report: Commerce head has stake in firm tied to Putin orbit

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NEW YORK (AP) – Newly leaked documents show that Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, the Trump administration’s point man on trade and manufacturing policy, has a stake in a company that does business with a gas producer partly owned by [...]
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Ed Gillespie, Ralph Northam: Virginia centrists reaching out in polarized state

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The blazing anger at the political class that shone through in the presidential election is still alive a year later in Virginia, where voters who are preparing to go to the polls Tuesday once again seem less than enthusiastic about the choices [...]
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Donna Brazile, Tom Perez widen Democrat Party rift

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Democrats head into two key off-year elections on Tuesday with their escalating intraparty feud stealing the spotlight from their policy disagreements with Republicans. Even as top Democrats tried Sunday to keep the focus on the critical gubernatorial [...]