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Trump pushes Senate GOP

Trump administration officials defended Sunday the president's victory lap over a health care bill far from completion, and the fact that the Rose Garden news conference featured mostly men. "I hope that current members of Congress recall that it actually doesn't take a lot of courage to aid those who are already powerful, already comfortable, already influential", he said.


All Statements Scrubbed From Trump Campaign Site-Including Travel Ban

All Statements Scrubbed From Trump Campaign Site-Including Travel Ban

In regard to the statement listed on the campaign website , Spicer he wasn't "aware of what's on the campaign website", saying only that the administration has been consistent in talking about it as a "travel ban that's in this country's national security interest".



Senators push Trump not to choose a political figure to head Federal Bureau of Investigation

Comey, however, has indicated that he would publicly testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee if the panel agrees to arrange one. After the election, he began investigating Trump's alleged ties to Russia as well as a series of cyber attacks against Clinton's campaign, which Democrats claimed were conducted by Russian hackers and aimed at influencing the outcome of the vote.



Eric Holder: Sessions Memo 'Dumb on Crime'

Sessions is said to make additional statements about this memo today. In February, Sessions seemed to prepare for that inevitability, reversing a directive from previous deputy attorney general Sally Yates for the Justice Department to stop using private prisons to house federal inmates.


Speaker helps GOP candidate in competitive Georgia race

Speaker helps GOP candidate in competitive Georgia race

The ad concludes with more San Francisco flair: A streetcar wrapped with Ossoff's picture, a peace sign and a blue banner that proclaims him "San Francisco's Congressman". Voter registration can be completed online via the Georgia Secretary of State's website or by visiting the Cobb , DeKalb and Fulton elections sites, or by applying at those offices in person.



Trump's climate stance casts shadow over Arctic meeting

Freeland had no comment on Tillerson's public remarks after Thursday's meeting - the US will not rush to decide its climate change policies. Tillerson sought to reassure the global Arctic community, saying "we're not going to rush" to make a decision, but that the American government would make "the right decision for the United States".