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Trump holds impromptu press conference with Senate majority leader
Following lunch at the White House, President Trump and Sen. Mitch McConnell took questions from the press on tax reform, health care and more.
What to know about Carmen Yulin Cruz, the San Juan mayor slammed by Trump
As Puerto Rico struggles to recover from the devastation brought by Hurricane Maria, the mayor of its capital city has come under an international spotlight. San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz has been outspoken since the hurricane ravaged the island of about 3.5 million U.S. citizens on Sept. 20,
Unanswered questions about the decision to end DACA
The Trump administration's decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals ( DACA ) program -- which protects unauthorized immigrants who arrived in the U.S. as children from deportation -- has left some 800,000 enrollees in limbo amid uncertainty over whether Congress or the president
Trump faces backlash over plan to end DACA
President Trump tweeted that he will "revisit" the issue if Congress does not legalize DACA in six months after facing backlash from fellow Republicans and business leaders.
Lawmakers, organizations speak out after Trump's decision to end DACA
Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced Tuesday that the Trump administration will phase out the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, giving Congress six months to arrive at a legislative solution that could protect the nearly 800,000 young people who have applied under DACA for
Justice Department announces plan to end DACA
The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program protected unauthorized immigrants brought to the U.S. as children.
Trump administration 'holds 18th-century views of trade,' says Republican senator Ben Sasse
Republican senator Ben Sasse is taking aim at Donald Trump 's perspective on global trade, characterizing it as dated and out-of-touch, following reports that the president is considering withdrawing from a free trade deal with South Korea. "The president and Nebraska have a basic disagreement
Houston furniture store owner opens stores to Harvey victims: Part 2
Jim "Mattress Mack" McIngvale, owner of Gallery Furniture, invited the displaced to shelter in his stores and other businesses also stepped up.
What's in the Trump-backed immigration bill
President Donald Trump introduced legislation Wednesday that would halve legal immigration numbers in ten years. Trump joined Sens. Tom Cotton , R-Ark., and David Perdue, R-Ga., on Capitol Hill to present the Reforming American Immigration for a Strong Economy Act, dubbed “RAISE.” The bill aims to
Trump says he wants immigrants 'who speak English' and won't 'collect welfare'
President Trump introduced legislation today with Sens. Tom Cotton , R-Ark., and David Perdue, R-Ga., aimed at cutting legal immigration to the United States. The bill — a revised version of an immigration-reform bill introduced in February — would change the system for granting legal residency, or