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GOP lawmaker: I didn't come to 'defend' Trump

GOP lawmaker: I didn't come to 'defend' Trump

The New Jersey representative was in the town of Willingboro Wednesday night for a public meeting that lasted nearly five hours, as his constituents voiced their anger about his amendment to the Trump administration's health care bill, telling him he had "blood on [his] hands".


Paul Ryan: Speaker says 'people had lost confidence' in Comey

Paul Ryan: Speaker says 'people had lost confidence' in Comey

Comey. Now that he has been fired they PRETEND to be aggrieved. U.S. intelligence agencies concluded in a January report that Russian President Vladimir Putin had ordered an effort to disrupt the 2016 election that included hacking into Democratic Party emails and leaking them, with the aim of helping Trump.



Trump urges future gov't shutdown, easier passage of laws

Despite a tweet earlier Tuesday from Trump suggesting a shutdown could be good for the government this fall, Mulvaney said it was Democrats who were pushing for a shutdown this time - and, he asserted, Trump prevailed by not letting that happen.



Comey's firing seems 'related' to Russian Federation probe: Senator Warner to intelligence officials

Financial adviser John Carey said he thinks Comey should have resigned or been fired last July for overstepping his bounds in the investigation into Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's emails. Some allies had been warning Trump since before his inauguration to get rid of Comey, describing him as a Republican who would criticize and do in fellow Republicans, according to one Trump associate.



Betrayal, carelessness, hypocrisy on health care

President Trump, as a candidate, mocked fellow Republican primary candidate Mike Huckabee for echoing his promise not to cut these programs. "The underlying concern is that this legislation would strip health insurance from millions of Americans, weaken federal protections for those with pre-existing conditions and reduce Medicaid spending by an estimated $840 billion, which would result in major reimbursement cuts to health-care providers", said Terry Lynam, the senior vice president and ...



Police identify slain Arkansas sheriff's deputy

Mainhart was fatally wounded during a traffic stop that he initiated shortly after 7 a.m. this morning, according to the Arkansas State Police. Sadler said authorities believe the traffic stop and the disturbance call are connected. The causes of death for the other two victims have not been released. The suspect has been identified and Arkansas State Police negotiators are trying to make contact with him inside a home where he is reportedly holding two people hostage.