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January 30, 2018, 6:01 AM EST
She said the four-page memo, written by Republicans on the House intelligence committee, is a "total misrepresentation," a threat to national security, and on top of that, a "distraction."
January 29, 2018, 10:27 AM EST
Rep. Pete Sessions (R-Texas) is among the conservatives who opposes a pathway to citizenship for the 690,000 people who were brought to this country illegally as children but who received temporary legal status under President Barack Obama's DACA program.
January 29, 2018, 7:00 AM EST
The House intelligence committee meets today amid questions of whether it should publicly release a memo that reportedly shows the Trump dossier was used by the FBI as the basis for launching the Russia investigation.
January 29, 2018, 5:52 AM EST
In a tweet on Saturday, President Trump gave two reasons for offering a pathway to citizenship for 1.8 million "dreamers," a much larger population than the 690,000 DACA enrollees. 
January 29, 2018, 5:16 AM EST
Asked for the "headline" of President Trump's first official State of the Union speech on Tuesday night, a top aide said he believes the economy will be a major point.
January 26, 2018, 9:36 AM EST
President Trump touted his business background and his role as "cheerleader" for the United States in Davos, Switzerland on Friday.
January 26, 2018, 7:13 AM EST
"These are good people. These are people who should be allowed to stay in our country," President Trump said on Friday.
January 26, 2018, 5:55 AM EST
"Fake news, folks, fake news -- typical New York Times fake stories." That was President Trump's response on Friday to reports that he tried to fire Special Counsel Robert Mueller last June
January 25, 2018, 11:31 AM EST
"Israel has always supported the United States, so what I did with Jerusalem was my honor," president Trump said in Davos, Switzerland Wedesday, witih Israeli Prime Minister Biinyamin Netanyahu by his side. 
January 25, 2018, 5:59 AM EST
President Trump, in an impromptu meeting with reporters in his chief of staff's office on Wednesday, said  he's open to the prospect of citizenship for dreamers -- if they work hard in the  meantime:
January 25, 2018, 5:20 AM EST
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) says Democrats "advanced the cause" of permanent legal status for "dreamers" by allowing government funding to lapse for almost three days.
January 23, 2018, 11:07 AM EST
Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-S.C.), a member of the House intelligence committee, wants to know how the world's premier law enforcement agency managed to lose five months of text messages between two FBI agents who displayed anti-Trump/pro-Clinton biases in some of their 50,000 messages that have been recovered.
January 23, 2018, 10:16 AM EST
"Around the corner we're going to be learning even more about how infected this investigation is, particularly the Mueller probe," Rep. Matt Gaetz told Fox News Monday night.
January 23, 2018, 8:52 AM EST
With the government shutdown over, President Trump on Tuesday is turning to other breaking news: Reports that five months' worth of text messages exchanged by two anti-Trump, pro-Clinton FBI agents have gone missing.
January 23, 2018, 6:34 AM EST
In a late-night tweet on Monday, President Trump hailed the end to the government shutdown with a jab at Democrats.
January 22, 2018, 11:09 AM EST
"I hope and intend that we can reach bipartisan solutions on issues such as militaty spending, immigration and border security and disaster relief before -- before the February 8 deadline."
January 22, 2018, 8:55 AM EST
The Democrats are turning down services and security for citizens in favor of services and security for non-citizens. Not good," President Trump tweeted on Monday morning.
January 22, 2018, 6:23 AM EST
White House budget director Mick Mulvaney said Democrats deliberately shut down the government on the first anniversary of Trump's presidency to take the focus off his "good many successes."
January 22, 2018, 5:58 AM EST
"We've been willing to expand that (DACA) population," Marc Short, President Trump's director of legislative affairs, told two Sunday talk shows.
January 19, 2018, 11:46 AM EST
OMB Director Mick Mulvaney indicated that he will encourage federal agencies to use carry-forward funds (or funds that they are sitting on) or to use transfer authority to make the shutdown "much less impactful."