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Dems say ‘nada’ to Trump’s ‘Dreamer’ deal

  In a bid to break the shutdown stalemate, President Donald Trump offered to extend temporary protections for young people brought to the U.S. illegally...

A hot feud between Pelosi, Trump

She imperiled his State of the Union address. He denied her a plane to visit troops abroad. The shutdown battle between President Donald Trump and...

McConnell unwilling to take on Trump

One of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s guiding principles is: “There’s no education in the second kick of a mule.” Now, deep into a government...

Trump: ‘I will never back down’ on wall

With the government mired in shutdown week four, President Donald Trump rejected a short-term legislative fix and dug in for more combat Monday, declaring...

Trump can’t win shutdown fight with stagecraft

Military salutes. Heaps of contraband. Oval Office optics. President Donald Trump, who has long put a premium on stagecraft, is discovering he cannot resolve the...

Trump gets selective with travel during shutdown

Vacation jaunts and hobnobbing with global elites at a Swiss ski resort are out for President Donald Trump. Visits with troops and farmers are...

Time to reopen the government & shut down Trump

The first actions needed to start turning around the gridlocked that has 800,000 workers without pay and no new budget action is not aloud is...

Memo to McConnell: You bought him, you own him

Supposedly Mitch McConnell is working behind the scene to end the shutdown. Time Magazine notes that  he "boasted in 2014 that he was “the...

Trump will try to take his border wall case to the...

With no breakthrough in sight, President Donald Trump will argue his case to the nation Tuesday night that a “crisis” at the U.S.-Mexico border...

Dems stepping up pressure to reopen government

With no weekend breakthrough to end a prolonged partial government shutdown, President Donald Trump is standing firm in his border wall funding demands and...