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Democrats Refuse To Meet With Trump To Discuss Wall Funding

Congressional Democrats on Tuesday rejected President Trump’s invitation to a lunch meeting at the White House to discuss border security, in the latest sign that both sides of the government shutdown standoff remain entrenched in their positions with no compromise in sight. A senior administration official told Fox News that the president had invited Democrats […]

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Polls Show American’s Turning On Trump Over Gov’t Shutdown

President Trump used an address Monday to the American Farm Bureau convention to dig in on his call for a border wall, even as new polling indicates most Americans oppose his administration’s strategy of demanding money for the U.S.-Mexico barrier in exchange for ending the partial government shutdown. Speaking in New Orleans, Trump said there […]

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35,000 Los Angeles Teachers On Verge Of Strike

A massive teachers strike in Los Angeles, the nation’s second-largest school district, is all but inevitable starting Monday after the two sides did not renew negotiations over the weekend. Talks broke down Friday when the teachers’ union rejected as “woefully inadequate” a new offer from the LA Unified School District. With no new discussions scheduled, […]

NY Times

FBI Was Investigating Trump For Collusion Earlier Than Thought

WASHINGTON — In the days after President Trump fired James B. Comey as F.B.I. director, law enforcement officials became so concerned by the president’s behavior that they began investigating whether he had been working on behalf of Russia against American interests, according to former law enforcement officials and others familiar with the investigation. The inquiry […]

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Hillary Clinton Weighs In On Record Long Gov’t Shutdown

Hillary Clinton weighed in on the partial government shutdown Saturday, telling supporters that “Americans can’t afford another day” — as the Washington stalemate became the longest in history, eclipsing the record set in 1996 under President Bill Clinton, Hillary’s husband. The shutdown, which began just before Christmas, entered its second day Saturday, making it officially longer than the […]