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President Donald Trump and Nancy Pelosi
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January 17, 2019 - 7:47 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — A grand Washington ritual became a potential casualty of the partial government shutdown as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi asked President Donald Trump to postpone his Jan. 29 State of the Union speech . She cited concerns about whether the hobbled government can provide adequate...
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President Donald Trump
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January 15, 2019 - 7:28 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — With the government mired in shutdown week four, President Donald Trump rejected a short-term legislative fix and dug in for more combat, declaring he would "never ever back down." Trump rejected a suggestion to reopen the government for several weeks while negotiations would...
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Lindsey Graham
WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 10: U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham arrives at the office of Senate Majority Leader Sen. Mitch McConnell for a meeting January 10, 2019 at the Capitol in Washington, DC. Senate GOPs are negotiating a solution to resolve the partial government shutdown and border security. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
January 14, 2019 - 7:38 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress returns to Washington for its first full week of legislative business since control of the House reverted to Democrats, but lawmakers will be confronted with the same lingering question: When will the partial government shutdown end? One Republican senator says he's...
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President Trump in Texas
January 11, 2019 - 8:14 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is edging closer to declaring a national emergency to fund his long-promised border wall, as pressure mounts to find an escape hatch from the three-week impasse that has closed parts of the government, leaving hundreds of thousands of workers without pay...
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Border wall in Texas
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January 10, 2019 - 6:59 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is taking the shutdown battle to the U.S.-Mexico border, seeking to bolster his case for the border wall after negotiations with Democrats blew up over his funding demands. Trump stalked out of his meeting with congressional leaders — "I said bye-bye," he...
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President Donald Trump
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January 10, 2019 - 6:30 am
Here's what's up with the partial government shutdown on Day 20. WHAT'S NEW TODAY President Donald Trump will try to bolster his case for the border wall with a visit to the U.S.-Mexico border. The trip Thursday follows a White House meeting with Republican and Democratic leaders that fell apart...
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Gateway Arch
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January 09, 2019 - 2:42 pm
KMOX wants to know how this shutdown is affecting you. Send an email to and tell us what have been affected in your day-to-day life. Here are the latest headlines on the affects of the partial government shutdown, which began on Dec. 22, 2018 and ended temporarily on Jan. 25:...
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At the White House, President Donald Trump announces his nomination of Brett Kavanaugh for the Supreme Court of the United States.
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January 08, 2019 - 8:58 am
President Donald Trump will argue to the nation Tuesday night that a "crisis" at the U.S.-Mexico border requires the long and invulnerable wall.
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In this Oct. 26, 2018 photo, President Donald Trump points to the media as he speaks during a campaign rally in Charlotte, N.C. Trump is accusing the media of being “the true Enemy of People” in the wake of a mass shooting and a mail bomb plot.
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January 07, 2019 - 1:55 pm
Trump showed no signs of budging on his demand for more than $5 billion for a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border, though on Sunday he did offer to build it with steel rather than concrete.
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President Donald Trump joined by, from left, Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen, Representative Kevin McCarthy, Representative Steve Scalise and Vice President Mike Pence
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January 07, 2019 - 8:22 am
There's a lesson from Missouri, I think, that those in Washington might want to consider about the benefits of compromise compaired to the potential costs of obstinacy.
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