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House Democrats to pass individual spending bills as next government shutdown gambit

House Democrats plan to start passing individual spending bills this week, starting with one that funds the IRS, to try to pressure congressional Republicans and the White House amid the ongoing partial government shutdown. Speaker Nancy Pelosi [...]

Jim Acosta’s press pass restored by White House with warning not to misbehave

The White House has restored CNN reporter Jim Acosta’s press credentials — but issued him a warning presaging future punishment should his antics continue, the cable network said Monday. That appears to be a reversal from late last week, [...]

White House vows new decision on Jim Acosta press pass Monday afternoon

The White House has already notified CNN reporter Jim Acosta that officials are preparing to re-revoke his press credentials, sending him a letter laying out his purported offenses and giving him a chance to respond. The letter was sent Friday, [...]

It’s a trap: Reporters struggle to respond in White House press pass fight

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White House pulls pass from CNN reporter

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GOP leaders give Trump a pass on Mueller attacks
As far as Republican leaders on Capitol Hill are concerned, Donald Trump can say whatever he wants about Robert Mueller and his Russia probe — as long as he doesn’t fire him. The president’s decision to go after the special counsel by [...]
Melania Trump’s ‘volunteer’ rankles White House staff with her all-access pass
When asked whether Stephanie Winston Wolkoff (pictured) would be fired, Melania Trump’s spokeswoman said “Wolkoff is a contracted volunteer with the Office [...]
Berlin Journal: Germans Quietly Pass an Equinox of Unity, but the Walls Remain
Teachers, judges and civil servants were shipped in from western states to replace a generation of easterners who had come of age in Communism and were considered unfit, Mr. Krüger said. “Of course people were bitter about that,” [...]
ICE Hankering To Be The Actual SS. Pass The Tequila Please.
They have a dream, too! Warrantless wiretaps, for instance. As if the goon squads of the New Cruelty weren’t already terrifying enough, the Daily Beast reports officials inside Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) would really like to [...]
Afghan Pedophiles Get Free Pass From U.S. Military, Report Says
Sigar said it had opened an investigation into bacha bazi at the request of Congress and in response to a 2015 New York Times article that described the practice as “rampant.” The article said that American soldiers who complained [...]