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Leaders duel over coronavirus relief bill

*/ ]]> Top negotiators for a coronavirus relief bill couldn’t even agree on what they agree on Sunday, indicating that Democrats and Republicans are still a ways away from clinching a deal. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said both parties [...]

Connecticut governor signs police reform bill into law

Gov. Ned Lamont on Friday signed into law a wide-ranging police accountability bill that proponents said answers the calls for reform, after the police-involved death of George Floyd and other Black people, and works toward rebuilding [...]

Donald Trump: Money for new FBI building should stay in coronavirus relief bill

President Trump on Wednesday said money for a new FBI building near his Washington, D.C., hotel should stay in the GOP’s coronavirus relief bill and that Senate Republicans raising concerns should go “back to school.” “We have [...]

Mnuchin: Republicans ‘on the same page’ on coronavirus relief bill

“I think that’s an unfair characterization. The administration and the Senate Republicans are completely on the same page,” Mnuchin said of reports of GOP infighting. | Erin Scott-Pool/Getty Images */ ]]> Treasury [...]

Democrats take aim at Homeland Security spending bill

Democrats eager to take a swipe at President Trump’s deployment of federal forces to quell protests against police brutality have a new avenue of attack — the Homeland Security spending bill, which House leaders hope to bring to the [...]

Meadows, Mnuchin push for narrow coronavirus relief bill

White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows, speaks to reporters at the Capitol, Thursday, July 23, 2020, in Washington. | Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP Photo */ ]]> Even before Senate Republicans roll out a proposal on the next coronavirus [...]

Capitol Hill negotiations over coronavirus relief bill intensify

America’s children are the top priority in the next COVID-19 relief bill, Republicans said Tuesday, as the negotiations intensified in Congress and the battle over reopening schools spilled over into the halls of the Capitol. Senate [...]

Coronavirus Cases Live Updates: Republicans Meet with Trump Over Stimulus Bill

The Bahamas, one of the international destinations where U.S. citizens could still travel, will ban commercial flights or vessels from the United States starting this week, the country’s prime minister announced on Sunday. The ban does [...]

Brad Parscale replaced by Bill Stepien to head Trump 2020 campaign

President Trump announced Wednesday his campaign manager Brad Parscale would be replaced just 15 weeks before the November election. Mr. Parscale will stay on the Trump campaign and help with digital outreach while Bill Stepien will become [...]

Democrats advance immigration spending bill to slash ICE funding, block Trump asylum policies

Brushing aside worries of spurring a new border surge, House Democrats led the push Wednesday to slash ICE funding, saying they were determined to punish the agency for “willful disregard of Congress’s role” in setting immigration [...]