US Senate Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. A familiar shutdown threat is looming in Trump's futureRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    Beneath the capital's radar looms a vexing problem - a catchall spending package that's likely to top $1 trillion and could get embroiled in the politics of building Trump's wall at the U.S.-Mexico border and a budget-busting Pentagon request. While a shutdown deadline has a few weeks to go, the huge measure looms as an unpleasant reality check for Trump and Republicans controlling Congress.

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  2. In Trump's future looms a familiar shutdown threatRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    Beneath the capital's radar looms a catchall spending package that's likely to top $1 trillion and could get embroiled in the politics of building Trump's wall at the U.S.-Mexico border and a budget-busting Pentagon request. While a shutdown deadline has a few weeks to go, the huge measure looms as an unpleasant reality check for Trump and Republicans controlling Congress.

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  3. John McCain is again the media's favorite contrarian as he takes on TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Fox News

    "Mr. McCain has emerged as an outspoken defender of longstanding Republican verities on foreign policy and as one of his party's most biting critics of the new commander in chief," says the New York Times . And there is little doubt that the Arizona senator views himself as standing up for Republican principles against a president he opposed.

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  4. Trump fans, foes agree: McMaster for NSA is a masterstrokeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Newsday

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  5. Trump picks security adviserRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NWAonline

    President Donald Trump on Monday appointed Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster as his new national security adviser, picking a military strategist known for challenging conventional thinking and helping to turn around the Iraq war in its darkest days.

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  6. Ap Fact Check: Trump's view at odds with events of the weekRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Washington Times

    In the Washington week that wasn't, President Donald Trump 's new administration whirred like a "fine-tuned machine," piling on big-league accomplishments at a pace never before seen. Immigration agents newly empowered by Trump 's call to secure borders sent hordes of bad foreigners back home, validating a president who won the most lopsided Electoral College victory since Ronald Reagan.

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  7. Kasich scheduled to meet with Trump on FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | USA Today

    Ohio Gov. John Kasich, an outspoken critic of President Trump, is scheduled to meet with his former primary rival Friday. Kasich scheduled to meet with Trump on Friday Ohio Gov. John Kasich, an outspoken critic of President Trump, is scheduled to meet with his former primary rival Friday.

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  8. Trump Month Two: Talks on health care and on tax overhaulRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Daily News-Record

    As President Donald Trump begins his second month in office, his team is trying to move past the crush of controversies that overtook his first month and make progress on health care and tax overhauls long sought by Republicans. Both issues thrust Trump, a real estate executive who has never held elected office, into the unfamiliar world of legislating.

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  9. Do they really pay attention to us?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Hawk Eye

    We frequently hear from readers on both sides of the Mississippi frustrated their elected representation in Washington isn't really listening to them. Readers have said they've sent emails and snail-mail letters, left voice messages, to their representatives only to receive a generic form letter in response, and oftentimes not about the topic for which they've written their senator or congressman.

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  10. Trump, Europe, and ChaosRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Counterpunch

    Vice President Mike Pence and Secretary of Defense James Mattis went to the Munich Security Conference with reassurances about the US commitment to NATO. However, their visit was anything but reassuring.

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  11. Trump and the Contradictions of CapitalismRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Counterpunch

    The first weeks of Trump's presidency did not resemble honeymoon normally enjoyed by newly elected leaders of the United States. The severity and aggressiveness of the debate is unprecedented.

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  12. Firestarter: the Unwelcome Return of Tony BlairRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Counterpunch

    Just when you thought it was safe to venture out, Frankenstein returns - at least its political equivalent in the shape of Tony Blair, Britain's former prime minister and poster child for the venality, corruption, and opportunism of Western liberalism in our time. Blair's decision to intervene in the ongoing political crisis that has engulfed the UK over Brexit can only be described as offensive.

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  13. The turmoil Trump has wroughtRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    Of all the moving parts in the Trump era -- the changes in the American diplomatic and military profile, the challenges the new president is hurling at the judiciary, the tensions between the legislative and executive branches, the dramatic stylistic changes in the presidency, ranging from shiny ties to Twitter outbursts -- none may be in such furious motion as the two parties, the steady rocks of our political system for more than a century and a half. For decades these two parties have been cairns in our national passage, providing time-honored guideposts in our politics and actually serving as ideological shorthand.

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  14. Is compromise possible on school vouchers?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | District Administration

    Here's a quick news quiz: Who said, "Fully funded vouchers would relieve parents from the terrible choice of leaving their kids in lousy schools or bankrupting themselves to escape those schools"? If you guessed Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos, you're wrong. The correct answer is Sen. Elizabeth Warren .

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  15. UPDATE 2-Singapore carbon tax would hit refiners, help renewablesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Reuters

    Singapore's proposed plan to tax greenhouse gas emissions would likely hit oil refiners hard, ramping up costs in an industry that has been central to the city-state's rapid development over the last half-century. Monday's announcement that a carbon tax on direct emitters is slated to be introduced from 2019 indicates that Singapore, Asia's main oil trading hub, could be moving towards a longer-term future dominated by cleaner technology and resources.

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  16. Constituent Hosted Town Hall for Senator Marco Rubio ConfirmedRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | PR.com

    Tampa, FL, February 21, 2017 -- -- Organizers are preparing for a large turnout of constituents eager to speak about the issues at the Constituent Hosted Town Hall for Senator Marco Rubio. Attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions and share their concerns on issues including health care, national security and foreign affairs.

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  17. 'He will not be afraid to question his boss' - Everything you need to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Independent.ie

    'He will not be afraid to question his boss' - Everything you need to know about Trump's new national security adviser 'He will not be afraid to question his boss' - Everything you need to know about Trump's new national security adviser US President Donald Trump on Monday named Lieutenant General Herbert Raymond McMaster as his new national security adviser. We look at everything you need to know about the man who will advise Trump going forward.

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  18. Atlanta aims to test self-driving carsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | NWAonline

    Georgia's capital city is vying with other communities nationwide to test the emerging technology of self-driving vehicles, and some Atlanta officials are hoping that plans come together for a demonstration as early as September. The U.S. Department of Transportation last month designated 10 sites across the country as "proving grounds" for automated vehicles.

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  19. Notes: Police officer killed and more newsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | LA Observed

    Our occasional roundup on media, politics and place from multiple sources. Join 24,253 others and follow @LAObserved on Twitter.

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  20. In Trump's future looms a familiar shutdown threatRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Beneath the capital's radar looms a vexing problem - a catchall spending package that's likely to top $1 trillion and could get embroiled in the politics of building Trump's wall at the U.S.-Mexico border and a budget-busting Pentagon request. While a shutdown deadline has a few weeks to go, the huge measure looms as an unpleasant reality check for Trump and Republicans controlling Congress. 3 comments