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GOP Adds Measure to Aid Mattis' Confirmation to Stopgap Bill
Congressional Republicans on Tuesday unveiled a stopgap spending bill that would also expedite the likely confirmation of President-elect Donald Trump's pick for defense secretary next year
Today in History
Today in History Today is Sunday, Dec. 4, the 339th day of 2016. There are 27 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Dec. 4, 1816, James Monroe of Virginia was elected the fifth president of the United States. On this date: In 1619, a group of settlers from Bristol, England,
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.