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Rep. Elijah Cummings

Trump To Meet With Black Caucus After Unorthodox Back And Forth

The Congressional Black Caucus is finally meeting with President Donald Trump, according to one of its prominent members.

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The announcement of the Congressional Cannabis Caucus.
Congressman Earl Blumenauer

A 'Congressional Cannabis Caucus' Forms To Support Pot On Capitol Hill

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin is sworn in
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Senate Confirms Steve Mnuchin, David Shulkin To Trump's Cabinet

Congressman Ted Lieu and President Donald Trump
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House Democrat Weighs Opposition And Obstruction Against Trump

Rep. Dana Rohrabacher
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GOP Rep. Says Macedonia 'Is Not A Country.' Macedonia Isn't Thrilled.

U.S. Capitol
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House Republicans Put 2 Federal Departments On The Chopping Block

Senator Elizabeth Warren
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#ShePersisted: The Senate Accidentally Empowered Warren's Supporters

Sen. Elizabeth Warren
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Senate Silences Elizabeth Warren For Reading Coretta Scott King Letter

President Donald Trump and Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly
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Homeland Security Secretary Takes Blame For Travel Ban Roll-Out

Betsy DeVos
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Senate Democrats Are Making A Last-Ditch Effort To Reject Betsy DeVos

Indian Creek
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Utah Lawmaker Wants Trump To Get Rid Of A New National Monument

Customers shop for a handgun.
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What The House Vote On Mental Illness And Gun Background Checks Means

Mitch McConnell and Donald Trump
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Trump Tells McConnell To Consider 'Nuclear Option.' What Is It?

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson
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Rex Tillerson Is Officially Secretary Of State

Betsy DeVos
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Betsy DeVos Is One Vote Away From Losing Her New Job

Sen. Jeff Sessions is sworn in for a senate committee hearing.
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Committee OKs Sen. Sessions For Attorney General But Not Without Drama

Only Republican members attend a Senate Finance Committee meeting.
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Republicans Suspend Rules To Vote Without Democrats

Only Republican members attend a Senate Finance Committee meeting.
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Democrats Boycott Votes On Trump's Cabinet Picks

President Donald Trump
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Proposed Republican Health Care Plan Allows States To Keep Obamacare

Sen. Pat Roberts
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One Senator To Another: I've Got A Valium Pill Here You Can Take

Rep. Steve King
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Rep. Steve King: John Lewis Hasn't Contributed Since Civil Rights Work

Rep. Tom Price at Trump Tower
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Trump Appointee Denies Writing Laws To Help Companies He Has Stock In

Representative John Lewis
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Rep. John Lewis Doesn't Think Trump Is 'A Legitimate President'

Sen. Jeff Sessions
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Trump's DOJ Pick Backs Off Muslim Ban And Waterboarding

President-elect Donald Trump and his pick for attorney general, Jeff Sessions.
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Trump's Justice Dept. Pick Would Recuse Himself From Any Clinton Probe

Donald Trump and Paul Ryan
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Paul Ryan Pitches His Tax Reform Plans To Donald Trump's Team

Florida ACA center
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GOP Starts To Split On Obamacare: Repeal & Delay Vs. Repeal & Replace

Sen. Elizabeth Warren acknowledges the crowd
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Elizabeth Warren Wants To Stay In The Senate To Fight Trump

Sen. Joe Manchin
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Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin Gives Trump's EPA Pick A Thumbs Up

A soldier stands guard
U.S. Marine Corps

GOP Bill To Cut Embassy Security Unless US Embassy Moves To Jerusalem

The 115th Congress is sworn in
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GOP Revives Rule That Could Slash Federal Workers' Pay