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President Donald Trump held rally Monday at the El Paso County Coliseum. Trump spoke at length about finishing the wall. His visit came days after the President's State of the Union speech which angered many El Pasoans prompting a protest outside the coliseum. Beto O'Rourke held a competing rally across the street from Trump's rally. © Mark Lambie / El Paso Times
February 12, 2019 - 6:30 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional negotiators reached agreement to prevent a government shutdown and finance construction of new barriers along the U.S.-Mexico border, overcoming a late-stage hang-up over immigration enforcement issues that had threatened to scuttle the talks. Republicans were...
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This is part of the two-mile section of wall that is being replaced. Construction has begun on a two-mile stretch of border wall in Calexico, on the border with Mexicali, Baja, Calif. The $18 million project will stretch from the west side of the main port of entry two miles to the west, replacing a structure from the 1990s. (Photo by John Gibbins/San Diego Union-Tribune/TNS/Sipa USA)
February 11, 2019 - 8:37 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Budget negotiators will meet Monday to revive talks over border security issues that are central to legislation to prevent key parts of the government from shutting down on Saturday, but an air of pessimism remains after talks broke down over the weekend. They collapsed over...
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WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 05: President Donald Trump arrives before delivering the State of the Union address in the chamber of the U.S. House of Representatives at the U.S. Capitol Building on February 5, 2019 in Washington, DC. President Trump's second State of the Union address was postponed one week due to the partial government shutdown. (Photo by Zach Gibson/Getty Images)
Fred Bodimer
February 08, 2019 - 7:38 am
WASHINGTON (KMOX) — A local nurse got a close up and behind the scenes view of Tuesday night's State of the Union address. Helen Sandkuhl is the administrative director of emergency medicine at SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital . She's also a longtime member of the National Disaster...
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A photo from Gov. Ralph Northam's medical school yearbook shows two men, one in blackface and one in a Ku Klux Klan robe and hood, on the same page as the governor. A half-page from the 1984 Eastern Virginia Medical School yearbook, photographed by The Virginian-Pilot on Friday, Feb. 1, 2019. (Photo by Eastern Virginia Medical School/The Virginian-Pilot/TNS/Sipa USA)
February 07, 2019 - 11:15 am
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Latest on the political turmoil in Virginia amid admissions of blackface and accusations of sexual assault (all times local): 8:25 a.m. President Donald Trump is accusing Democrats of "killing the Great State of Virginia." Trump was responding to the scandal that has...
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February 06, 2019 - 11:48 am
WASHINGTON (KMOX) — Energy Secretary Rick Perry was not present for President Donald Trump's State of the Union address last night. However, he had a really good excuse. Perry was picked as this year's "Designated Survivor" in case something happened during the address. It's a tradition every year...
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January 3, 2019; Washington, DC, USA; House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D, CA), receives a hug and kiss from Rep. William Lacy Clay (D, MO) before his ceremonial swearing in to Congress on January 3, 2019 in Washington D.C.
January 3, 2019; Washington, DC, USA; House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D, CA), receives a hug and kiss from Rep. William Lacy Clay (D, MO) before his ceremonial swearing in to Congress on January 3, 2019 in Washington D.C. Mandatory Credit: Hannah Gaber-USA TODAY
Brad Choat
February 06, 2019 - 8:47 am
UNDATED (KMOX) — In Tuesday night's "State of the Union" address, President Donald Trump said the nation is at a moment of "unlimited potential." What did Missouri and Illinois lawmakers think of that? Missouri Republican Josh Hawley says Donald Trump outlined an ambitious path forward and he...
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February 05, 2019 - 6:42 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says President Donald Trump will call for optimism and unity in his State of the Union address, using the moment to attempt a reset after two years of bitter partisanship and deeply personal attacks. But will anyone buy it? Skepticism will emanate from both sides...
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February 01, 2019 - 9:32 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration said Friday it is freeing itself from the constraints of a nuclear arms control treaty with Russia and will begin withdrawing from the pact on Saturday. President Donald Trump blamed the Russians for the demise of the Cold War-era pact, known as the...
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JANUARY 25: U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Hispanic pastors at the Roosevelt Room of the White House January 25, 2019 in Washington, DC. President Trump held a roundtable with Hispanic pastors to discuss border security and economy. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
January 31, 2019 - 1:20 pm
pic.twitter.com/6wK5He4pk5 — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) January 31, 2019 WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday hardened their positions about a border wall, casting doubt on the prospects of Capitol Hill negotiations intended to reach a...
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January 29, 2019 - 10:08 am
PAWTUCKET, R.I. (AP) — The state of the union is dark. A large majority of Americans say they are pessimistic about the state of the country and few expect things will get better in the year ahead, according to a poll released Tuesday by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research...
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