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A ‘s-show’: Relationships fray in immigration fight - Tue, 16 Jan 2018
"We need to get back to being a great country," Sen. Lindsey Graham.

NYT: Mueller subpoenas Bannon - Tue, 16 Jan 2018
Trump disavowed Bannon and said he has "lost his mind."

Gallup: Trump approval rating after first year in office lowest in history - Tue, 16 Jan 2018
Second on the list of least popular was Bill Clinton.

Hope Hicks expected to talk to Hill committee - Mon, 15 Jan 2018
The meeting is expected to occur as soon as Friday

Video of legislative meeting goes viral after argument - Thu, 11 Jan 2018
  A Pennsylvania lawmaker is in the spotlight after a harsh homophobic thrashing as seen in the video. Republican Daryl Metcalfe was the chairman of a meeting involving land use and legislation. During this meeting on December 6th 2017 Democrat Mathew Bradford, was speaking and reached out and touched Metcalfe’s arm. This led into a tangent thrown by Metcalfe to Bradford, calling him homosexual and Metcalfe stating; “I have a wife and kids,” ending with he doesn’t like men “as […]

Deal appears to have been reached on DACA - Thu, 11 Jan 2018
The group includes Republican Sen. Jeff Flake and Illinois Democratic Sen. Dick Durbin.

Illinois Reps Halpin and McCombie share hopes for 2018 legislative session - Wed, 10 Jan 2018
"My hope is that we get a budget," said IL Rep. Mike Halpin.

Senator releases text of interview with Fusion GPS official - Tue, 09 Jan 2018
Iowa Sen. Chuck Grassley had originally declined to share the transcript with the public.

Ex-Arizona sheriff, Trump ally Joe Arpaio running for Senate - Tue, 09 Jan 2018
Former Sheriff Joe Arpaio, who was spared a possible jail sentence last year when his political ally President Donald Trump pardoned his criminal conviction for disobeying a judge's order, announced Tuesday he plans to run for the U.S. Senate seat now held by Jeff Flake.

Trump touts tax law, rural broadband initiative in farm bureau speech - Mon, 08 Jan 2018
The President also reiterated his intent to re-negotiate NAFTA.

Sources: Oprah Winfrey ‘actively thinking’ about running for president - Mon, 08 Jan 2018
Winfrey has deflected questions about a presidential run in the past,

‘Fire and Fury’ book released, blowing open GOP feud - Fri, 05 Jan 2018
"Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House," quickly shot atop Amazon's best-seller list.