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The March for Life is a different kind of field trip for schools like Covington Catholic

The March for Life is a different kind of field trip for schools like Covington CatholicCatholic schools have been sending students to the anti-abortion event for years, but the nation's politics make that a dicier proposition today.



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Trump blocks Pelosi trip as tensions mount over U.S. government shutdown

Trump blocks Pelosi trip as tensions mount over U.S. government shutdownIn the meantime, the Trump administration continued to try to mitigate the shutdown’s impact. The State Department said it would call its furloughed employees back to work next week for national security reasons. Pelosi had been scheduled to travel on a military aircraft as part of a congressional delegation to Belgium, where NATO is based, and Afghanistan to visit American troops stationed there.



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Pelosi scrapped commercial flight to Afghanistan after Trump 'outing' of trip

Pelosi scrapped commercial flight to Afghanistan after Trump 'outing' of tripHouse Speaker Nancy Pelosi prepared to fly commercially to Afghanistan after President Donald Trump blocked her from using military aircraft, but she delayed the trip on Friday after the administration leaked the plans, her office said. A Pelosi aide said the top opposition Democrat decided to delay the congressional trip due to “grave” security threats that arose from the Trump administration’s disclosure. “After President Trump revoked the use of military aircraft to travel to Afghanistan, the delegation was prepared to fly commercially to proceed with this vital trip to meet with our commanders and troops on the front lines,” Pelosi spokesman Drew Hammill said in a statement.



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Trump blocks Pelosi trip as tensions mount over government shutdown

Trump blocks Pelosi trip as tensions mount over government shutdownIn the meantime, the Trump administration continued to try to mitigate the shutdown’s impact. The State Department said it would call its furloughed employees back to work next week for national security reasons. Pelosi had been scheduled to travel on a military aircraft as part of a congressional delegation to Belgium, where NATO is based, and Afghanistan to visit American troops stationed there.



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Trump Tweets Love for Nashville - Ahead of Trip to New Orleans

Trump Tweets Love for Nashville - Ahead of Trip to New Orleans(Bloomberg) — President Donald Trump took to Twitter Monday to greet followers in Nashville, Tennessee, and let them know he was excited to see them later in the day.



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President Trump cancels Davos trip because of government shutdown

President Trump cancels Davos trip because of government shutdown"My warmest regards and apologies," Trump tweeted just hours after he had told reporters the trip was still on.



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Trump cancels planned Davos trip as shutdown drags on

Trump cancels planned Davos trip as shutdown drags onU.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday canceled a planned visit later this month to the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, signaling he was prepared for the political showdown over the partial federal government shutdown to stretch into late January. Trump and congressional Democrats are in a battle over funding for the government and Trump’s long-promised wall along the U.S.-Mexico border. “Because of the Democrats intransigence on Border Security and the great importance of Safety for our Nation, I am respectfully cancelling my very important trip to Davos, Switzerland for the World Economic Forum,” Trump wrote on Twitter.



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Trump Cancels Trip to Davos Gathering as Shutdown Grinds On

Trump Cancels Trip to Davos Gathering as Shutdown Grinds On“Because of the Democrats intransigence on Border Security and the great importance of Safety for our Nation, I am respectfully cancelling my very important trip to Davos, Switzerland,” Trump said in a tweet Thursday. The U.S. delegation to the World Economic Forum’s annual meeting in Switzerland is to include Secretary of State Michael Pompeo, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross and U.S. Trade Secretary Robert Lighthizer, among other top administration officials.



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Elizabeth Warren makes key 2020 hires ahead of 1st Iowa trip

Elizabeth Warren makes key 2020 hires ahead of 1st Iowa tripDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Sen. Elizabeth Warren made key political hires in Iowa on Wednesday, signaling her intention to mount a strong campaign in the leadoff caucus state ahead of her first trip there as a likely presidential candidate.



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Viral flight attendant story: Father opens up about his epic Christmas trip

Viral flight attendant story: Father opens up about his epic Christmas tripThe idea for the father-daughter trip that went viral this week was hatched a few days before Christmas at a neighborhood party in Mississippi.



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