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Inside the frantic 24 hours that led to a shutdown

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Chuck Schumer and Donald Trump chatted over cheeseburgers, and senators from both parties talked a lot. But they could not close the deal.

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Government funding expires amid furious negotiations

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Most Democrats and a handful of Republicans voted down a four-week extension of government funding.

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Senate's 2020 contenders lean into shutdown fight

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Senators who vowed to oppose a short-term spending bill without an immigration deal dug in.

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Shutdown imminent after Senate blocks funding bill

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The chamber votes down a four-week extension of government funding as a midnight deadline approaches.

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McConnell and Schumer hit rock bottom

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The Senate leaders started out with high hopes for improving how the chamber operates. Instead, it's been a year of slights and one-upmanship.

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Congress, Trump down to the wire on shutdown

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President Donald Trump met with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer at the White House but they did not reach a deal.

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House Republicans clash over secret memo

Added: 19.01.2018 18:03 | 0 views | 0 comments

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Republicans say the public needs to see a memo that allegedly shows shocking wrongdoing by senior U.S. law enforcement officials, but one senior Democrat calls it a 'profoundly misleading' effort to protect the president.

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Blame game in full force ahead of near-certain shutdown

Added: 19.01.2018 12:39 | 0 views | 0 comments

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But President Donald Trump has invited Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer to the White House for last-minute talks.

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Has the government shut down yet?

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It's up to the Senate now, but the prospects look dim.

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Five years after Snowden, security hawks notch landmark win

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The victory came after Republican hawks and centrist Democrats joined forces to push through a long-term extension of warrantless online surveillance tools.

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Democrats sweat nightmare scenario in California

Added: 19.01.2018 5:00 | 0 views | 0 comments

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In key House races, Republican candidates might be the only names on the ballot in November.

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Senate in disarray with shutdown hours away

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The chamber couldn't agree on scheduling a vote, let alone passing legislation to keep the government open.

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GOP leadership finally wins a round vs. Freedom Caucus

Added: 18.01.2018 23:52 | 0 views | 0 comments

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The group of hard-liners extracted little out of spending negotiations, despite enlisting President Donald Trump.

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Schumer slams Cotton in face-to-face with Trump

Added: 18.01.2018 20:43 | 0 views | 0 comments

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Cotton said Schumer did not want him the room for the Dreamers’ talks ‘probably because I would get a good deal, and he wants a bad deal.’

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Has the government shut down yet? And 8 other questions.

Added: 18.01.2018 20:43 | 0 views | 0 comments

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The deadline is looming for Congress.

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Red-state Democratic senators hold out on stopgap spending bill

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The 10 up for re-election appear to see little risk of a backlash as Trump's unpopularity drags down Republicans.

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Bannon won't testify again on Russia Thursday

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The former Trump aide's lawyer rejects 'unreasonable' call to return to the House Intelligence Committee Thursday, and says he will coordinate with the White House before returning.

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McConnell plans for shutdown

Added: 18.01.2018 11:17 | 0 views | 0 comments

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The Senate leader intends to keep his chamber in session and stage a series of votes designed to embarrass vulnerable Democrats.

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Trump’s on-and-off relationship with Graham hits the skids

Added: 17.01.2018 19:30 | 0 views | 0 comments

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Until their recent cooling off, Graham was perhaps the only Republican who had Trump’s trust and enough juice with Democrats to cut a deal on immigration.

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Republicans’ no-win choice: Dreamers or defense

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The government shutdown threat is forcing the party to choose between maintaining a hard-line on immigration and spending more on the military.

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