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December 15, 2017
Robert Mueller, the former FBI director and special counsel leading the Russia investigation, leaves after closed meetings with the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, June 21, 2017. Doug Mills / The New York Times
Cramer, joining partisan ire, calls Mueller investigation 'botched'
13 hours 33 min ago
President Donald Trump hosts Republican lawmakers for lunch and a discussion of tax legislation, at the White House in Washington, Dec. 13, 2017. House and Senate Republicans have reportedly reached an agreement, in principle, on a consensus tax bill, keeping them on track for final votes next week and a bill on Trump’s desk by Christmas. (Doug Mills/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
The final GOP tax bill is complete. Here's what is in it
14 hours 49 min ago
Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) speaks at a news conference with lawmakers regarding tax policy, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Oct. 25, 2017. Republican lawmakers have agreed to expand the child care tax credit so that it benefits more low-income Americans, a move intended to win back the support of Rubio, who on Dec. 14 said he would not vote for the bill without a more generous provision. (Gabriella Demczuk/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
GOP finalizes tax plan, expands benefits for working families to win over Rubio
17 hours 18 min ago
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson meets with staff at the U.S. Embassy in Brussels, Dec. 5, 2017. Tillerson’s reception in Brussels was distinctly chilly, as disappointment among European diplomats in President Donald Trump’s nationalistic tone and insulting messages on Twitter built into quiet fury on the eve of an expected announcement that the U.S. would recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. (Virginia Mayo/ Pool via The New York Times Copyright 2017)
Tillerson offers olive branch to North Korea if it abandons nuclear weapons
19 hours 26 min ago
December 14, 2017
Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) outside the Senate chamber on Capitol Hill in Washington, April 7, 2017. Rubio said he won’t vote for the tax cut in December without an expanded child tax credit as Republican lawmakers look for ways to pay for the merged version of the House and Senate bills. (Al Drago/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Rubio to vote against tax bill unless child credit expanded
December 14, 2017 - 9:35pm
December 13, 2017
President Trump gives remarks on tax reform at the Grand Foyer of the White House Wednesday. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Salwan Georges
'I would have won Alabama': Trump spreads blame for Moore's loss
December 13, 2017 - 7:37pm
Doug Jones, the Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate, is accompanied by his wife, Louise, at an Election Night gathering of his supporters in Birmingham, Ala., on Dec. 12, 2017. Jones, a former prosecutor who mounted a seemingly quixotic campaign in the face of Republican dominance here, defeated his scandal-scarred opponent, Roy Moore, after a brutal campaign marked by accusations of sexual abuse and child molestation against the Republican. (Bob Miller/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Democrats call for halt to GOP tax bill until Jones is seated in the Senate
December 13, 2017 - 5:10pm
Omarosa Manigault, pictured in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in February, will leave her White House post on Jan. 20. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
Former 'Apprentice' star Omarosa Manigault Newman to leave White House
December 13, 2017 - 3:56pm
President Donald Trump hosts Republican lawmakers for lunch and a discussion of tax legislation, at the White House in Washington, Dec. 13, 2017. From left: Rep. Don Young (R-Alaska), Rep. Diane Black (R-Tenn.), Rep. Kevin Brady (R-Texas), Trump and Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-Utah). (Doug Mills/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Republicans reach compromise plan on taxes, expanding tax cuts for the wealthy
December 13, 2017 - 2:51pm
Doug Jones speaks at a campaign rally in Birmingham, Ala., on Monday night, Dec. 11, 2017. Alabama voters went to the polls Tuesday, Dec. 12, to decide between Jones, a Democrat, and Roy Moore, a Republican, in a special Senate election that is destined to be remembered as one of the strangest and ugliest campaigns ever held in a state not lacking in unsightly politics. (Bob Miller/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
As Democrats add Senate seat, GOP left to bicker over what happened in Alabama
December 13, 2017 - 8:06am
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Defense bill a big boost for ND military operations
December 13, 2017 - 7:30am
December 12, 2017
Roy Moore, the Republican senate nominee, arrives on horseback to vote at his polling station in Gallant, Ala., Dec. 12, 2017. Alabama voters went to the polls Tuesday to settle a special Senate election that is destined to be remembered as one of the strangest and ugliest campaigns in state history. (Bob Miller/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Voting underway in contentious Alabama Senate race
December 12, 2017 - 2:26pm
House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) arrives at a news conference regarding tax legislation, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Dec. 12, 2017. Ryan here praised a one-page study released Monday by the Treasury Department showing the tax plan more than paying for itself, but only if high growth forecasts are met and if other Trump administration economic policies proposals are enacted. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Republicans considering bumping corporate rate to 21 percent in tax plan as deal nears
December 12, 2017 - 2:18pm
President Donald Trump takes part in a signing ceremony for Space Policy Directive 1 in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, Dec. 11, 2017. (Doug Mills/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Trump seeks to dismiss sexual harassment allegations as 'fake news'
December 12, 2017 - 9:10am
December 11, 2017
The Minnesota State Capitol
Study: Minn. overtakes ND as best run state in country
December 11, 2017 - 7:57pm
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