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May 21, 2019
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is shown in the Senate on Capitol Hill in Washington on February 13, 2018. Washington Post photo by Melina Mara
White House, congressional leaders push for two-year budget deal
May 21, 2019 - 10:25pm
May 7, 2019
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is shown in the Senate on Capitol Hill in Washington on February 13, 2018. Washington Post photo by Melina Mara
McConnell calls for end to investigations of Trump, says 'case closed'
May 7, 2019 - 2:37pm
April 3, 2019
President Donald Trump speaks to reporters during a cabinet meeting at the White House on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019. Trump declared that he is “not happy” about the bipartisan border security compromise negotiated by congressional leaders but would not say whether he would sign it or veto it before another government shutdown hits at midnight Friday. (Sarah Silbiger/Copyright 2019 The New York Times)
Senate Democrats ask FBI to review security at Mar-a-Lago
April 3, 2019 - 2:34pm
March 24, 2019
Robert Mueller, the special counsel, leaves after a meeting at the Capitol, in Washington, June 21, 2017. Mueller has referred three investigations into possible illicit foreign lobbying by Washington insiders to federal prosecutors in New York who are already handling a case against Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s longtime personal lawyer, the New York Times reported on August 1, 2018. (Doug Mills/The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
Attorney general preparing conclusions from Mueller report
March 24, 2019 - 9:13am
February 18, 2019
President Donald Trump listens during a meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019. Bloomberg photo by T.J. Kirkpatrick.
White House defends Trump's emergency declarations amid lawsuits, political battles
February 18, 2019 - 10:02am
February 17, 2019
Commentary: How to screw up an emergency declaration in 10 easy steps
February 17, 2019 - 9:21pm
January 28, 2019
President Donald Trump walks to the White House Rose Garden to announce the plan to end the partial government shutdown. Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford.
Trump sees 'less than 50-50' chance of border deal by deadline
January 28, 2019 - 11:30am
January 22, 2019
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., speaks in Washington, D.C., on Jan. 8, 2019. Bloomberg photo by Al Drago
Senate sets votes to reopen government
January 22, 2019 - 9:48pm
President Donald Trump makes an announcement on border security and immigration, at the White House in Washington, Jan. 19, 2019. Trump cast the proposal, which offered extended deportation protections for undocumented immigrants in exchange for $5.7 billion for a border barrier, as a compromise as he sought to shift pressure to Democrats to end the government shutdown. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2019 The New York Times)
Trump prepares two versions of State of the Union address as shutdown tensions escalate
January 22, 2019 - 7:48pm
January 21, 2019
President Donald Trump stops to talk to reporters and members of the media as he departs from the South Lawn of the White House on Monday, Jan. 14, 2019. Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford.
Commentary: Trump is dealmaker who can't seem to make deal
January 21, 2019 - 9:23am
January 20, 2019
President Donald Trump speaks to reporters as he departs the White House en route to the American Farm Bureau's annual convention in Kenner, La., on Monday morning, Jan. 14, 2019. (Sarah Silbiger/The New York Times/Copyright 2019)
Trump's offer on wall is rejected
January 20, 2019 - 8:22am
January 15, 2019
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., speaks while Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., right, listens during a news conference on Jan. 2, 2018. Bloomberg photo by Al Drago
Rank-and-file Democrats reject Trump's invitation to shutdown talks
January 15, 2019 - 5:06pm
January 8, 2019
In pressing his case for border wall funding to end the partial government shutdown Tuesday night, President Donald Trump cited not only national security but also health concerns for detained migrants, drug trafficking and gang violence during his first prime-time Oval Office address. Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
Trump makes public case for border wall in Oval Office address
January 8, 2019 - 9:52pm
January 7, 2019
From left, Rep. Steny Hoyer, D-Md., Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., and Sen. Richard Durbin, D-Ill., leave a meeting with President Donald Trump on Friday. Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
Congressional Democrats turn up the heat on GOP over shutdown
January 7, 2019 - 3:32pm
January 5, 2019
From left, Rep. Steny Hoyer, D-Md., Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., and Sen. Richard Durbin, D-Ill., leave a meeting with President Donald Trump on Friday. Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
Congress isn't feeling the pressure for a fast deal to end the shutdown - yet
January 5, 2019 - 10:24am