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McConnell Unveils Stopgap Spending Bill, Anti-Zika Funds
The Senate's top Republican has unveiled legislation to prevent a government shutdown next weekend and provide more than $1 billion to battle the Zika virus
Aides: Congress Makes Progress on Zika, Spending
A long impasse that has delayed money to combat Zika for months is nearing an end Thursday as congressional aides say Republicans will relent and let Planned Parenthood affiliated clinics share in new funding to fight the virus
5 Stories You'll Care About in Politics This Week
President Obama sees the Republican field as “Hunger Games,” which makes us hungry in advance of a great food weekend. Luckily, Scott Brown was available for dieting advice. Jeb Bush shared his love of guacamole — without peas, of course. Donald Trump doesn’t have to worry about being served
The Note: Keeping Up With The Clintons
NOTABLES --FOLLOW THE MONEY: Last night, the Clinton Foundation released a list of paid speeches by Hillary, Bill, and Chelsea where the payments were donated to the foundation. The amount of the payments, which were not disclosed before last night, could total between $12 million and more than $25
Senate Narrowly Advances President Obama's Trade Bill: Here’s Why It Was So Close
The Senate narrowly advanced a bill that would give President Obama the “fast-track” authority to negotiate trade deals with foreign partners. Sixty votes were needed to move forward with the measure, and the Senate voted 62 to 38 in favor of invoking cloture -- setting up a vote on final passage
By MICHAEL FALCONE NOTABLES HILLARY CLINTON USED A PERSONAL EMAIL ACCOUNT EXCLUSIVELY WHILE SERVING AS SECRETARY OF STATE, and may have violated federal requirements, The New York Times reported last night. According to the Times, Clinton did not have a government email address during her four ...
US to Increase Offensive Against ISIS
Defense Department official discusses Obama's plan to degrade the capabilities of the militant group.
Seven Big Items Congress Won't Get to This Fall
With Election Day Looming, Here Are the Controversial Items That Congress Will Avoid Tackling
Obama: 'We Cannot Lose Site of the New Africa Emerging'
The president addresses African leaders at the US-Africa summit in Washington.