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Republicans release transcript, push back on Trump probes

WASHINGTON (AP) – House Republicans on Friday released the transcript of an interview with a Justice Department official linked to the early days of the Russia investigation, renewing their efforts to raise questions about the origins [...]

Republicans pound abortion ‘infanticide’ message

Republican leaders and conservative advocacy groups say this new fight is an effective way to hammer Democrats and burnish their own credentials leading up to 2020 | Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images health care Democrats say the GOP arguments [...]

Republicans pressure Trump to back down on border emergency

The president’s national emergency declaration for border wall funding is “unnecessary, unwise and inconsistent with the Constitution,” Sen. Lamar Alexander said. | Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images National Emergency Sen. Lamar [...]

House Republicans adjourn climate change hearing after Democrats fail to show up

Climate change has long been regarded on the left as an existential threat to the planet, but only two House Democrats showed up for Tuesday’s subcommittee hearing on the issue. As a result, House Republicans were able to win a 4-2 vote to [...]

Battered California Republicans elect Latina, a McCarthy ally, to lead party

Jessica Patterson was the overwhelming choice of elected officials in the state, a nod to California Republicans calling for more diversity in their ranks. | Steve Yeater/AP Photo California Jessica Patterson is the first female head [...]

The key Republicans to watch on Trump’s national emergency

Rand Paul, Kentucky I’m disappointed… with the president’s intention to declare an emergency to build a wall. I, too, want stronger border security, including a wall in some areas. But how we do things matters. Over 1,000 pages dropped [...]

POLITICO Playbook: Senate Republicans’ record-setting haul

Presented by */ ]]> Sen. Cory Gardner (R-Colo.), center, is one Senate Republican who the NRSC will be defending in 2020. | Andrew Harnik/AP Photo DRIVING THE DAY NEWS … THE NATIONAL REPUBLICAN SENATORIAL COMMITTEE posted its [...]

Gavin Newsom’s High-Speed Gift to Republicans

Michael Grunwald is a senior staff writer for Politico Magazine. */ ]]> California’s $ 77 billion bullet-train project from San Francisco to Los Angeles was supposed to be a proof of concept at a national level—proof that high-speed [...]

Republicans and Democrats dispute what’s in the border funding deal

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said the funds in the deal would pay for “new border barriers“ when touting the agreement on the Senate floor Tuesday. | Andrew Harnik/AP Photo Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> Republicans [...]

‘Garbage compromise’: Hannity warns Republicans not to back spending deal

“Any Republican that supports this garbage compromise, you will have to explain,” said Fox News host Sean Hannity. | Ethan Miller/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> President Donald Trump’s most ardent [...]