Politics

In this Feb. 14, 2018, photo, Sen. Tammy Duckworth, D-Ill., speaks to Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Summit, on Capitol Hill, in Washington.
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July 20, 2018 - 10:21 am
US Senator Tammy Duckworth calls it a dangerous concept that would set disabled rights back "several decades".
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July 20, 2018 - 5:59 am
"Those discussions are already underway," Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said.
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Michael Calhoun
July 19, 2018 - 12:57 pm
The 'Bird'-branded scooters were unloaded early in the morning in St. Louis neighborhoods.
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March 7, 2018; Versailles, KY, USA; Vice President Mike Pence spoke to a crowd at an America First event on Wednesday afternoon.
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July 19, 2018 - 8:47 am
Pence started the day touting tax cuts at the Saint Louis Marriott Grand on Washington Avenue.
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Former vice president Joe Biden and President Donald Trump.
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July 19, 2018 - 7:42 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — So which Democrat would President Donald Trump most like to run against in 2020? He says it's Joe Biden. Trump tells CBS News in an interview broadcast Thursday that "I dream about Biden." Biden, who was vice president under Barack Obama, sought the Democratic presidential...
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Donald Trump campaign event at Peabody Opera House in St. Louis
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July 18, 2018 - 3:40 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump will visit Missouri next week to deliver his first address as president to the annual Veterans of Foreign Wars convention. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders says Trump will head to Kansas City on Tuesday to address the gathering. Trump has made care...
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FILE - In this April 6, 2017 file photo, Air Force One, with President Donald Trump aboard, departs from Andrews Air Force Base, Md., en route to Mar-a-Largo, in Palm Beach, Fla., for a meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping. Trump says Air Force One is getting a patriotic makeover. Trump says the familiar baby blue color on current models of the presidential aircraft will give way to red-white-and-blue coloring on updated models that could be in service in time for a potential second term. ( AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)
July 18, 2018 - 3:30 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says Air Force One is getting a patriotic makeover. Trump says the familiar baby blue color on the presidential aircraft will give way to a red, white and blue color scheme. Updated models could be in service before the end of a potential Trump second term...
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Concept for an elderly senior couple living in a nursing home or an assisted living facility. People growing old and aged is an ongoing issue. You can see a walker and a wheelchair.
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July 18, 2018 - 10:46 am
Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner has signed a couple of bills to help speed up renovations at the Illinois Veterans Home in Quincy.
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Illinois Welcome Sign - spring time
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July 18, 2018 - 10:42 am
It overwhelmingly passed the legislature, but Illinois' governor has vetoed a bill that would have changed the makeup of the Metro East Sanitary District.
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Graphic designer Mat Wilken (left), head hen/owner Cora Allen, and data and management Renee Werner stand outside their Red Hen business in Rock Hill.
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July 18, 2018 - 5:00 am
Phone calls from irate customers have been flooding into Red Hen Business Services throughout the past three weeks.
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