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Trump pushes Supreme Court pick as campaign issue for Republicans

Trump pushes Supreme Court pick as campaign issue for RepublicansStumping for Rep. Kevin Cramer in his race with Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, the president told his audience that Democrats would “destroy your freedoms.”



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Rod Rosenstein Keeps His Cool As Republicans Lash Out In House Judiciary Hearing

Rod Rosenstein Keeps His Cool As Republicans Lash Out In House Judiciary HearingDeputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein deflected heated attacks from



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Despite Trump Urging, Republicans Fail On Immigration Again

Despite Trump Urging, Republicans Fail On Immigration AgainWASHINGTON ― President Donald Trump on Wednesday morning called on House



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U.S. top court largely backs Texas Republicans over electoral maps

U.S. top court largely backs Texas Republicans over electoral mapsBy Lawrence Hurley WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday handed a victory to Texas Republicans by reviving electoral districts drawn by the state legislature that had been thrown out by a lower court for diluting the influence of black and Hispanic voters. In a 5-4 ruling, the conservative-majority court largely accepted the state’s argument that the Republican-led Texas legislature acted in good faith when it adopted new electoral maps in 2013 for state legislative and U.S. congressional seats. Republican President Donald Trump’s administration had backed Texas in the case.



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Supreme Court favors Republicans in gerrymandering cases

Supreme Court favors Republicans in gerrymandering casesThe justices upheld a batch of Republican-drawn legislative districts in Texas, including two in the U.S. House of Representatives, that had been thrown out by a lower court for diluting the power of black and Hispanic voters. The ruling was 5-4, with the conservative justices in the majority and the liberals dissenting.



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Republicans Are Banking On Trump To Save The Senate, Starting With Nevada

Republicans Are Banking On Trump To Save The Senate, Starting With NevadaPresident Donald Trump and Nevada GOP Sen. Dean Heller's down-and-up



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Trump tells Republicans to stop ‘wasting their time’ on immigration legislation

Trump tells Republicans to stop ‘wasting their time’ on immigration legislationThe president also met with families whose loved ones were killed by undocumented immigrants on Friday, calling what those families had gone through “permanent separation.”



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House Republicans Gear Up For Failure On Immigration

House Republicans Gear Up For Failure On ImmigrationWASHINGTON ― Despite President Donald Trump's stated ― if not, at times,



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Two-thirds of Americans disapprove of separating families at border, but most Republicans support it

Two-thirds of Americans disapprove of separating families at border, but most Republicans support itTwo out of three Americans disapprove of the Trump administration’s policy of separating children from their parents when families illegally cross the southern U.S. border, two new national polls show. But the majority of Republicans support it.



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House Republicans Make A Deal To Hold 2 Immigration Votes Next Week

House Republicans Make A Deal To Hold 2 Immigration Votes Next WeekHouse Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) promised GOP members to hold votes on two



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