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The Washington Times
Senate defeats filibuster; FISA extension set for imminent passagethe warrant requirement would rarely apply and the tool could be used to target
The Washington Times / Posted 36 minutes ago
the warrant requirement would rarely apply and the tool could be used to target minorities. But Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, Kentucky Republican, dismissed those allegations Tuesday, saying the law only allows surveillance on... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Immigration deal distant as leaders try to avert shutdownby President Barack Obama. It has protected around 800,000 young immigrants fro
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 41 minutes ago
by President Barack Obama. It has protected around 800,000 young immigrants from deportation. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell sought to highlight the later deadline, suggesting there was more time to work out a deal. A shutdown now... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Congressional Gold Medal for Bob DoleSenator Bob Dole, President Donald Trump, Vice President Mike Pence, House Spea
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted an hour ago
Senator Bob Dole, President Donald Trump, Vice President Mike Pence, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI), Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY), Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY), House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), Lynn... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Humana raising minimum hourly rate to $15 an hour thanks to GOP tax planto $15 an hour. The company is also accelerating a previously announced incenti
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted an hour ago
to $15 an hour. The company is also accelerating a previously announced incentive program for employees. Kentucky US. Sen. Mitch McConnell mentioned Humana's programs at the Capitol on Tuesday afternoon while talking about the benefits of the tax... Read more
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Breitbart
Breitbart News Tonight: The Senate’s New Gang of SixWorking ‘Full Time’ for DACA Illegal Aliens Report: Special Counsel Robert Mue
Breitbart / Posted an hour ago
Working ‘Full Time’ for DACA Illegal Aliens Report: Special Counsel Robert Mueller Subpoenas Stephen Bannon Donald Trump Phones Chinese President Xi to Complain of Trade Deficit Mitch McConnell Ignores National Reciprocity for 45th Consecutive W... Read more
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Boston Globe
Democrats face stark choice on shutdown Fridayfund the government, and because Trump is more unpopular than Clinton and Obama
Boston Globe / Posted 2 hours ago
fund the government, and because Trump is more unpopular than Clinton and Obama were at the time. Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell echoed Obama’s antishutdown arguments from 2013 in a Senate floor speech Tuesday. “There is no reason why... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
McConnell: Lawmakers shouldn't push for DACA deal this weekRelated Content WASHINGTON (CNN) - Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell addr
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 hours ago
Related Content WASHINGTON (CNN) - Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell addressed the government shutdown threat on the Senate floor Tuesday by pushing for a longer negotiating period on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. "It is... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
McConnell: Lawmakers shouldn't push for DACA deal this weekRelated Content WASHINGTON (CNN) - Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell addr
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 2 hours ago
Related Content WASHINGTON (CNN) - Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell addressed the government shutdown threat on the Senate floor Tuesday by pushing for a longer negotiating period on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. "It is... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
McConnell: Lawmakers shouldn't push for DACA deal this weekRelated Content WASHINGTON (CNN) - Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell addr
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 2 hours ago
Related Content WASHINGTON (CNN) - Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell addressed the government shutdown threat on the Senate floor Tuesday by pushing for a longer negotiating period on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. "It is... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
McConnell: Lawmakers shouldn't push for DACA deal this weekRelated Content WASHINGTON (CNN) - Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell addr
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 2 hours ago
Related Content WASHINGTON (CNN) - Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell addressed the government shutdown threat on the Senate floor Tuesday by pushing for a longer negotiating period on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. "It is... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
McConnell: Lawmakers shouldn't push for DACA deal this weekRelated Content WASHINGTON (CNN) - Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell addr
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 3 hours ago
Related Content WASHINGTON (CNN) - Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell addressed the government shutdown threat on the Senate floor Tuesday by pushing for a longer negotiating period on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. "It is... Read more
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FOX News
Sen. Jeff Flake's big audition for the Trump-despising mediamost unpopular figures in Arizona. He’s also the second most unpopular senator
FOX News / Posted 3 hours ago
most unpopular figures in Arizona. He’s also the second most unpopular senator in America, behind Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky. The reason Flake is not running for re-election is not because he’s some anti-Trump knight in shining... Read more
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FOX News
Sen. Jeff Flake's big audition for the Trump-despising mediamost unpopular figures in Arizona. He’s also the second most unpopular senator
FOX News / Posted 3 hours ago
most unpopular figures in Arizona. He’s also the second most unpopular senator in America, behind Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky. The reason Flake is not running for re-election is not because he’s some anti-Trump knight in shining... Read more
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The Hill
Trump 'the only person' blocking immigration dealdeadline on immigration and with bipartisan talks well under way, there's no re
The Hill / Posted 3 hours ago
deadline on immigration and with bipartisan talks well under way, there's no reason why Congress should hold government funding hostage over the issue of illegal immigration," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said from... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Pawlenty says no to Senate bid for Franken's seatTrump's historic low popularity for a first-year president has prompted some co
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 5 hours ago
Trump's historic low popularity for a first-year president has prompted some confidants of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to suggest that holding the Senate may be extremely difficult. Pawlenty is among the best-known political... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Pawlenty says no to Senate bid for Franken's seatTrump's historic low popularity for a first-year president has prompted some co
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 5 hours ago
Trump's historic low popularity for a first-year president has prompted some confidants of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to suggest that holding the Senate may be extremely difficult. Pawlenty is among the best-known political... Read more
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Breitbart
Mitch McConnell Ignores National Reciprocity for 45th Consecutive WeekWe are mid-way through January 2018 which means Senate Majority Leader Mitch Mc
Breitbart / Posted 5 hours ago
We are mid-way through January 2018 which means Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) has ignored national reciprocity for 45 consecutive weeks. National reciprocity for concealed carry was introduced in the Senate on March 1, 2017 and... Read more
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The Hill
Nevada Dems unveil 2018 campaign mascot: 'Mitch McTurtle'Party Chmn. William McCurdy introduces the party’s new 2018 mascot, Mitch McTur
The Hill / Posted 5 hours ago
Party Chmn. William McCurdy introduces the party’s new 2018 mascot, Mitch McTurtle, a stand-in for Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. pic.twitter.com/iH0QQh7wOp The mascot was apparently well received by local Democratic activists, some of... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Graham blames Trump's staff for scuttling dealand some Republicans have said the senators' agreement is insufficient. Durbin
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 7 hours ago
and some Republicans have said the senators' agreement is insufficient. Durbin says he wants Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to let the Senate debate the immigration measure this week as lawmakers try figuring out by Friday how to... Read more
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New York Daily News
Graham blames Trump's staff for scuttling dealand some Republicans have said the senators' agreement is insufficient. Durbin
New York Daily News / Posted 7 hours ago
and some Republicans have said the senators' agreement is insufficient. Durbin says he wants Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to let the Senate debate the immigration measure this week as lawmakers try figuring out by Friday how to... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Graham blames Trump's staff for scuttling dealand some Republicans have said the senators' agreement is insufficient. Durbin
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 7 hours ago
and some Republicans have said the senators' agreement is insufficient. Durbin says he wants Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to let the Senate debate the immigration measure this week as lawmakers try figuring out by Friday how to... Read more
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New York Daily News
Trump says he wants immigrants from 'everywhere'and some Republicans have said the senators' agreement is insufficient. Durbin
New York Daily News / Posted 8 hours ago
and some Republicans have said the senators' agreement is insufficient. Durbin says he wants Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to let the Senate debate the immigration measure this week as lawmakers try figuring out by Friday how to... Read more
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New York Daily News
DHS secretary doesn't recall Trump vulgarityand some Republicans have said the senators' agreement is insufficient. Durbin
New York Daily News / Posted 9 hours ago
and some Republicans have said the senators' agreement is insufficient. Durbin says he wants Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to let the Senate debate the immigration measure this week as lawmakers try figuring out by Friday how to... Read more
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FOX News
House GOP takes aim at union 'dues skimming' from family caregivers, Medicaidto lack support for such efforts from some of the House’s more fiscally conserv
FOX News / Posted 9 hours ago
to lack support for such efforts from some of the House’s more fiscally conservative members. And Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., has essentially nixed the reform idea is his chamber, saying he doesn’t have the needed votes from... Read more
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FOX News
House GOP takes aim at union 'dues skimming' from family caregivers, Medicaidto lack support for such efforts from some of the House’s more fiscally conserv
FOX News / Posted 9 hours ago
to lack support for such efforts from some of the House’s more fiscally conservative members. And Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., has essentially nixed the reform idea is his chamber, saying he doesn’t have the needed votes from... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Durbin stands by account of Trump profanityand some Republicans have said the senators' agreement is insufficient. Durbin
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 9 hours ago
and some Republicans have said the senators' agreement is insufficient. Durbin says he wants Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to let the Senate debate the immigration measure this week as lawmakers try figuring out by Friday how to... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
DHS secretary doesn't recall Trump vulgarityand some Republicans have said the senators' agreement is insufficient. Durbin
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 9 hours ago
and some Republicans have said the senators' agreement is insufficient. Durbin says he wants Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to let the Senate debate the immigration measure this week as lawmakers try figuring out by Friday how to... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Durbin stands by account of Trump profanityand some Republicans have said the senators' agreement is insufficient. Durbin
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 10 hours ago
and some Republicans have said the senators' agreement is insufficient. Durbin says he wants Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to let the Senate debate the immigration measure this week as lawmakers try figuring out by Friday how to... Read more
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New York Daily News
Durbin stands by account of Trump profanityand some Republicans have said the senators' agreement is insufficient. Durbin
New York Daily News / Posted 10 hours ago
and some Republicans have said the senators' agreement is insufficient. Durbin says he wants Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to let the Senate debate the immigration measure this week as lawmakers try figuring out by Friday how to... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Durbin stands by account of Trump profanityand some Republicans have said the senators' agreement is insufficient. Durbin
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 10 hours ago
and some Republicans have said the senators' agreement is insufficient. Durbin says he wants Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to let the Senate debate the immigration measure this week as lawmakers try figuring out by Friday how to... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Trump despises the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals; why doesn’t he change it?two appeals court nominations involved Kentucky judges on the 6th Circuit, of s
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 10 hours ago
two appeals court nominations involved Kentucky judges on the 6th Circuit, of special interest to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. Most of the remainder involve appeals courts in the Midwest and South. The Senate “blue-slip” tradition may... Read more
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The Hill
DNC chairman: ‘The party of Lincoln is officially dead’of Lincoln is officially dead,” Perez said. “It has become the party of Trump,
The Hill / Posted 12 hours ago
of Lincoln is officially dead,” Perez said. “It has become the party of Trump, [Roy] Moore, [Joe] Arpaio, [Paul] Ryan, [Mitch] McConnell.” ADVERTISEMENT Arpaio, the a controversial former Arizona county sheriff, is known for his hardline views... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Clock ticking toward government shutdownSenate has its own obstacles The House is only the first obstacle, however. In
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 13 hours ago
Senate has its own obstacles The House is only the first obstacle, however. In the Senate where Majority Leader Mitch McConnell doesn't have a filibuster-proof majority, the question is whether Democrats would pick Friday's deadline to... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Clock ticking toward government shutdownSenate has its own obstacles The House is only the first obstacle, however. In
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 13 hours ago
Senate has its own obstacles The House is only the first obstacle, however. In the Senate where Majority Leader Mitch McConnell doesn't have a filibuster-proof majority, the question is whether Democrats would pick Friday's deadline to... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Clock ticking toward government shutdownSenate has its own obstacles The House is only the first obstacle, however. In
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 13 hours ago
Senate has its own obstacles The House is only the first obstacle, however. In the Senate where Majority Leader Mitch McConnell doesn't have a filibuster-proof majority, the question is whether Democrats would pick Friday's deadline to... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Clock ticking toward government shutdownSenate has its own obstacles The House is only the first obstacle, however. In
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 13 hours ago
Senate has its own obstacles The House is only the first obstacle, however. In the Senate where Majority Leader Mitch McConnell doesn't have a filibuster-proof majority, the question is whether Democrats would pick Friday's deadline to... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Clock ticking toward government shutdownSenate has its own obstacles The House is only the first obstacle, however. In
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 13 hours ago
Senate has its own obstacles The House is only the first obstacle, however. In the Senate where Majority Leader Mitch McConnell doesn't have a filibuster-proof majority, the question is whether Democrats would pick Friday's deadline to... Read more
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Island Packet
Trump despises the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals; why doesn’t he change it?two appeals court nominations involved Kentucky judges on the 6th Circuit, of s
Island Packet / Posted 16 hours ago
two appeals court nominations involved Kentucky judges on the 6th Circuit, of special interest to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. Most of the remainder involve appeals courts in the Midwest and South. The Senate “blue-slip” tradition may... Read more
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Breitbart
Republicans Scramble to Find Winning Senate Candidate in Ohio After Josh Mandel Drops Outbest-selling 2016 book, has both promise and pitfalls. Cincinatti.com reported
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
best-selling 2016 book, has both promise and pitfalls. Cincinatti.com reported that “Vance met with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky and Sen. Cory Gardner, a Colorado Republican who is chairman of the Senate GOP’s campaign... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Bannon has a legitimate pointestablishment essentially handed over the reins of his government to House Spea
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
establishment essentially handed over the reins of his government to House Speaker Paul Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. Where did Trump’s populism come from in the first place? To answer this question, the book to read is not... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Candidate paid Reagan economist who endorsed himup Democratic seats and passing a conservative agenda, or it will be a bloody C
The Register Citizen / Posted yesterday
up Democratic seats and passing a conservative agenda, or it will be a bloody Civil War with (Senate Majority Leader) Mitch McConnell at the center, desperately clinging to power, forcing incumbent Senators to walk the plank out of loyalty to... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Candidate paid Reagan economist who endorsed himup Democratic seats and passing a conservative agenda, or it will be a bloody C
Greenwich Time / Posted yesterday
up Democratic seats and passing a conservative agenda, or it will be a bloody Civil War with (Senate Majority Leader) Mitch McConnell at the center, desperately clinging to power, forcing incumbent Senators to walk the plank out of loyalty to... Read more
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The News-Times
Candidate paid Reagan economist who endorsed himup Democratic seats and passing a conservative agenda, or it will be a bloody C
The News-Times / Posted yesterday
up Democratic seats and passing a conservative agenda, or it will be a bloody Civil War with (Senate Majority Leader) Mitch McConnell at the center, desperately clinging to power, forcing incumbent Senators to walk the plank out of loyalty to... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Candidate paid Reagan economist who endorsed himup Democratic seats and passing a conservative agenda, or it will be a bloody C
The Middletown Press / Posted yesterday
up Democratic seats and passing a conservative agenda, or it will be a bloody Civil War with (Senate Majority Leader) Mitch McConnell at the center, desperately clinging to power, forcing incumbent Senators to walk the plank out of loyalty to... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Candidate paid Reagan economist who endorsed himup Democratic seats and passing a conservative agenda, or it will be a bloody C
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
up Democratic seats and passing a conservative agenda, or it will be a bloody Civil War with (Senate Majority Leader) Mitch McConnell at the center, desperately clinging to power, forcing incumbent Senators to walk the plank out of loyalty to... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Candidate paid Reagan economist who endorsed himup Democratic seats and passing a conservative agenda, or it will be a bloody C
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
up Democratic seats and passing a conservative agenda, or it will be a bloody Civil War with (Senate Majority Leader) Mitch McConnell at the center, desperately clinging to power, forcing incumbent Senators to walk the plank out of loyalty to... Read more
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11 News Houston
Four fights Trump and Congress must resolve to avert government shutdownpass the House, where many conservatives are opposed to extending protections t
11 News Houston / Posted yesterday
pass the House, where many conservatives are opposed to extending protections to the Dreamers. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said on Thursday that any immigration measure “will not be a part of any overall spending... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Four fights Trump and Congress must resolve to avert government shutdownpass the House, where many conservatives are opposed to extending protections t
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted yesterday
pass the House, where many conservatives are opposed to extending protections to the Dreamers. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said on Thursday that any immigration measure “will not be a part of any overall spending... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Four fights Trump and Congress must resolve to avert government shutdownpass the House, where many conservatives are opposed to extending protections t
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
pass the House, where many conservatives are opposed to extending protections to the Dreamers. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said on Thursday that any immigration measure “will not be a part of any overall spending... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Four fights Trump and Congress must resolve to avert government shutdownpass the House, where many conservatives are opposed to extending protections t
KTHV Little Rock / Posted yesterday
pass the House, where many conservatives are opposed to extending protections to the Dreamers. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said on Thursday that any immigration measure “will not be a part of any overall spending... Read more
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