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A scaled-down but still angry Women's March returns

World / Politics Jan 20, 2019

A scaled-down but still angry Women's March returns

Amid internal controversies and a capital city deeply distracted by the partial government shutdown, the third Women's March returned to Washington on Saturday with an enduring message of anger and defiance aimed directly at President Donald Trump's White House. The original march in 2017, the ...

U.S. Congress looks to stopgap bill to avert government shutdown

World / Politics Dec 4, 2018

U.S. Congress looks to stopgap bill to avert government shutdown

U.S. Congress, facing a Friday deadline for approving around $450 billion in funding for several government agencies or forcing them into a partial shutdown, is steering toward a temporary extension as President Donald Trump and Republicans argue over the funding of a border wall. Congressional ...

U.S. Congress returns to new dynamic and GOP shutdown threat

World / Politics Nov 13, 2018

U.S. Congress returns to new dynamic and GOP shutdown threat

Congress returns to a changed political landscape Tuesday as newly-elected lawmakers arrive in Washington, the parties elect new leadership and incumbents square off for one final legislative sprint before House Democrats take power. Voters swept away eight years of House Republican control in last week's ...