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Feb 09, 2018
Donald Trump signs spending bill ending government shutdown, says it will make military 'stronger than ever'US President Donald Trump signed a crucial spending bill, reopening the US government after a brief shutdown, the second in three weeks, and a night of high drama in Congress
Jan 23, 2018
US shutdown ends: In backing down to Republicans, weak Democrats show they don't deserve return to powerIt was as predictable as it was sad. After 69 hours of defiance, the Democrats voted to reopen the US government late Monday. They blinked. They caved. They choked (insert appropriate sports-related metaphor here). And what did they receive in return? Republican "assurances" that the Senate would have a clean vote on "Dreamers", the roughly 700,000 young people were brought to the United States illegally as children, mainly from Mexico and Central America.
Jan 22, 2018
US shutdown drags on due to vote delay, govt workers stay home without payHundreds of thousands of US federal employees were forced to stay home without pay Monday after lawmakers failed to reach an agreement on ending a government shutdown before the start of the work week
Jan 21, 2018
US govt shutdown: Day 1 ends in standoff; Democrats refuse negotiations till Trump strikes deal protecting young immigrantsHours after shuttering much of the US federal government, feuding Democrats and Republicans in Congress spent Saturday dodging blame for a paralysing standoff over immigration
Jan 20, 2018
On one-year anniversary, Donald Trump presidency faces divided US Senate; may lead to government shutdown over fundingUS president Donald Trump was faced with the prospect of marking the first anniversary of his inauguration at the head of a broke government on Friday
Dec 21, 2017
US passes Republican tax plan: A fact check on the various statements made by leaders on both sidesA look at remarks made Wednesday and earlier about the tax plan Trump will shortly sign into law.
Dec 04, 2017
Donald Trump endorses Roy Moore; Alabama Senate nominee faces allegations of sexually assaulting teenagersDonald Trump endorsed embattled Republican Roy Moore in the Alabama Senate race, looking past sexual misconduct allegations against the GOP candidate.
Nov 02, 2017
Donald Trump calls for immediate end to 'Diversity Visa' program that admitted Manhattan terror suspectA visa program aimed at diversifying the US immigrant population came under attack from President Donald Trump learnt that it was used to enter the country.
Nov 01, 2017
Donald Trump-backed tax overhaul unveiling pushed to Thursday as Republicans try to hammer out dealUS Republicans have delayed unveiling the Donald Trump-backed tax overhaul until Thursday, signalling potential trouble ahead.
Oct 18, 2017
US senators reach bipartisan deal to salvage Obamacare subsidies eliminated by Donald Trump last weekUS senators have announced they had reached a bipartisan deal to continue a programme that helps low-income Americans purchase health insurance, days after Trump cut such subsidies