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December 20, 2017, 6:06 AM EST
“With regard to the termination dates, let me tell you what terminates this tax cut,” McConnell said. “The Democrats taking the Congress next November would turn this into a very short tax bill.”
December 20, 2017, 5:31 AM EST
President Trump was waiting to tweet around 1 a.m. Wednesday after the Senate completed its vote along party lines:
December 19, 2017, 11:28 AM EST
Calling it a "historic day," House Speaker Paul Ryan said the Republican tax reform plan is "going to make such a positive difference in the lives of everyday working Americans from all walks of life."
December 19, 2017, 10:23 AM EST
Ahead of today's congressional vote on the Republican tax reform bill, Rep. Peter Roskam (R-Ill.) said never mind recent polls showing that a majority of Americans don't like the plan.
December 19, 2017, 7:43 AM EST
What do you think is the most important problem facing this country today? Gallup pollsters asked that question of 1,049 adults, ages 18 and older, living in all 50 states and the District of Columbia between December 4-11.
December 19, 2017, 5:57 AM EST
Trump told reporters on Sunday evening that he does not plan to fire Mueller, and that makes sense to Dershowitz, who explained the Trump strategy as "playing the refs."
December 18, 2017, 10:12 AM EST
Manchin told CNN's "New Day" that Senator Franken has asked for an ethics committee investigation, and he should get one.
December 18, 2017, 6:35 AM EST
President Donald Trump told reporters on his way back to the White House Sunday night that he does not plan to fire Special Counsel Robert Mueller, but that has not stopped the speculation evident on the Sunday morning talk shows.
December 18, 2017, 5:39 AM EST
Striking a middle-of-the-road position in his first round of Sunday talk show interviews, Alabama Senator-Elect Doug Jones, a Democrat, said he would consider voting with Republicans on some issues:
December 18, 2017, 5:05 AM EST
"This has been a terrific process with the House and Senate working together in conference, and there is a terrific bill that's going to get to the president to sign."
December 15, 2017, 10:11 AM EST
President Donald Trump stopped to speak to reporters on his way out of the White House on Friday, criticizing the FBI on his way to speak to graduates of the FBI Academy in Quantico, Virginia.
December 15, 2017, 8:45 AM EST
There was a secret plan to keep the U.S. in Iraq after the official troop withdrawal, said James Jeffrey, who served as U.S. Ambassador to Iraq under President Obama from 2010-2012.
December 14, 2017, 12:14 PM EST
“It's simply a factor of convenience, and that, to me, makes a lot of sense," Ryan said.
December 14, 2017, 10:46 AM EST
It would be better to discuss the U.S. response to North Korea now, before Kim Jong-un puts nuclear-armed missiles on the launchpad, Congress was told on Wednesday.
December 14, 2017, 6:03 AM EST
"It would be unseemly and imprudent to rush a massive piece of partisan legislation through this chamber before Doug Jones is seated," Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) said on Wednesday.
December 14, 2017, 5:11 AM EST
"We're very, very close to a historic legislative victory, the likes of which rarely has this country seen," President Donald Trump said at a lunch-time meeting with Republicans leading the effort on tax reform. 
December 13, 2017, 11:15 AM EST
"If the special counsel were to obtain information not directly related to Russian interference with the election and he wanted to investigate that further, would he need to obtain your authority to expand the investigation?” Rep. Lamar Smith asked.
December 13, 2017, 9:47 AM EST
In remarks on the Senate floor, Schumer said negotiations on a long-term spending bill are "advancing well" -- but "many issues remain to be resolved."
December 13, 2017, 6:44 AM EST
Fox News and other media outlets say they have obtained text messages exchanged between two FBI agents, one of whom -- Peter Strzok -- was removed from Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Trump-Russia investigation.
December 13, 2017, 6:20 AM EST
"Congratulations to Doug Jones on a hard fought victory," President Trump tweeted Tuesday night, after the Democrat defeated conservative Republican Roy Moore in the Alabama special election for Jeff Sessions' Senate seat.