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Trump discusses peace without calling for a Palestinian state

In introductory remarks, Netanyahu voiced hope that Trump's efforts would help forge peace with Arab states, which, he said, shared with Israel a common concern about Iran. Abbas, who has been politically weakened at home because of the continuing stalemate in peace efforts, appeared to be basking in the attention from an American president following a meeting in Washington earlier this month.


AG Ferguson's statement on 4th Circuit travel ban ruling

AG Ferguson's statement on 4th Circuit travel ban ruling

Those comments took centerstage during oral arguments earlier this month as the judges grappled with whether they should be considered. President Donald Trump's official portrait from Wikimedia Commons. Attorney General Jeff Sessions said, "This Department of Justice will continue to vigorously defend the power and duty of the Executive Branch to protect the people of this country from danger, and will seek review of this case in the United Stated Supreme Court ".


Kansas House approves school aid plan some call insufficient

Kansas House approves school aid plan some call insufficient

Rarely has West Virginia had this opportunity in the midst of a bad crisis; we don't want to lose this moment". "There won't be a conference committee", he said. At the same time, however, the House continued to struggle to find a mix of tax increases that can pass the House to fund that plan and close a looming revenue shortfall for the rest of the state budget.


23 million would lose health insurance under Republican bill - watchdog

23 million would lose health insurance under Republican bill - watchdog

The CBO's latest report notes that 23 million people would lose health insurance coverage within the next ten years thanks to the bill the US House has already passed. Senate Minority Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) has said Senate Democrats will vigorously oppose the American Health Care Act while several Republicans in the upper-chamber have expressed concern over Medicaid cuts included in the House-approved bill.



Ryan Calls On Gianforte to Apologize for Alleged Assault on Reporter

Republican candidate for the House of Representatives Greg Gianforte violently assaulted a reporter May 24, according to the eyewitness account of a team from the Fox News Channel. "Get the hell out of here", Gianforte exclaimed during the scuffle with Jacobs , after being pressed on health care. "We'll talk to you about that later", Gianforte said, to which Jacobs replied, "Yeah, but there's not going to be time".


Caroline Kennedy says she's missed JFK every day of her life

Caroline Kennedy says she's missed JFK every day of her life

Kennedy hasn't shied away from speaking out against President Trump in the past, but when asked point-blank today what her father would make of modern politics, she deftly answered, "I went back and I was looking at a speech that he gave right before he became president, and he said history will judge us by four qualities: courage, integrity, dedication, and judgment".