Politics
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GOP still bobbling immigration reform

by Lynde Langdon
Posted 6/15/18, 12:01 pm

Republicans struggled to make headway on an immigration solution Friday. House GOP leaders unveiled a detailed compromise bill Thursday that, along with many other changes, would have provided an eventual pathway to citizenship for immigrants who were brought to the country illegally as children. Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., said the House next week would debate that measure and a more conservative version, but President Donald Trump threw a wrench in those plans Friday by saying he didn’t support the compromise legislation.

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Pro-life groups emphasize importance of midterms

Politics | While control of the House garners most election attention, the Senate’s makeup remains just as vital to unborn babies
by Laura Finch
Posted 6/14/18, 03:21 pm

Pro-life bills continue to flounder in the U.S. Senate, but they’re not alone. Few bills on any topic have passed the chamber this session.

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Report says Comey broke protocol but wasn’t biased

by Lynde Langdon
Posted 6/14/18, 01:34 pm

A report from the Justice Department’s inspector general faults former FBI Director James Comey for insubordination and breaking protocol but not political bias in the Hillary Clinton email investigation. The report also reveals more text messages between an FBI investigator and attorney that speak unfavorably of then–presidential candidate Donald Trump. “[Trump’s] not ever going to become president, right? Right?!” the lawyer, Lisa Page, wrote to Peter Strzok. “No. No he won’t. We’ll stop it,” Strzok responded.

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