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Democratic lawmakers visit camp in Mexico where migrants wait to claim asylum

Democratic lawmakers visit camp in Mexico where migrants wait to claim asylum

Eighteen members of Congress descended on a Mexican camp sitting near the US border Friday where hundreds of migrants are waiting to claim asylum. The Democratic lawmakers navigated through tents, makeshift food stalls and clotheslines, interacting with migrants as they went. The tent camp in Matamoros, Mexico, has grown over time as migrants, the majority…MORE

Trump gives LSU football team a championship welcome

Trump gives LSU football team a championship welcome

President Donald Trump held a ceremony on Friday at the White House for the Louisiana State University football team to celebrate their recent national championship game win. “It is really my great privilege to welcome to the White House the college football national champions, the Louisiana State University Tigers,” Trump said during an East Room…MORE

Donald Trump’s favorite 2016 map is incredibly misleading

Donald Trump’s favorite 2016 map is incredibly misleading

During an event on school prayer on Thursday in the Oval Office, CNN’s Betsy Klein spotted something interesting out on President Donald Trump’s desk. It was a map. A county-by-county map of the 2016 election results, to be exact. (The 2016 election was 1,165 days ago. But who’s counting!) It’s a map that Trump —…MORE

Washington’s next week will be even wilder

Washington’s next week will be even wilder

As expected, Democrats’ impeachment effort gained steam in the fast-paced week after Thanksgiving recess. The Intelligence Committee’s report on its findings laid out a road map for the articles of impeachment — one that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Thursday¬†that¬†Democrats now have “no choice” but to follow. The White House said in a letter Friday…MORE

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