The history of using “100 days” as a benchmark
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The history of using “100 days” as a benchmark

While “100 days” has become a popular benchmark in American presidential politics, its origins go…

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Sen. Joe Manchin on looming government shutdown
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Sen. Joe Manchin on looming government shutdown

With the deadline set for April 28th, Congress is racing against the clock to prevent…

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Can Democrats keep up grassroots energy?
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Can Democrats keep up grassroots energy?

Former President Obama gave his first public remarks since leaving office on Monday, leaving some…

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White House confronts setbacks to pledges on immigration
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White House confronts setbacks to pledges on immigration

As President Trump nears his 100th day in office, the administration is selling its accomplishments,…

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White House signals they are backing down on border wall demand
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White House signals they are backing down on border wall demand

Congress must pass a spending bill by Friday to keep the government running – and…

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Trump backs away from border wall money
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Trump backs away from border wall money

One of President Trump’s signature issues is facing an uphill battle after Republicans in Congress…

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Judge blocks Trump’s sanctuary city order
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Judge blocks Trump’s sanctuary city order

A federal judge has blocked President Trump’s executive order withholding federal money from sanctuary cities.…

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Did Michael Flynn break the law?
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Did Michael Flynn break the law?

Leaders of the House Oversight Committee say President Trump’s former National Security adviser, Michael Flynn,…

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Department stores are getting the blues
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Department stores are getting the blues

The first three months of 2017 have seen a record number of store closings, and…

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Why today’s young adults are growing up more slowly
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Why today’s young adults are growing up more slowly

The shifting economy means Americans are taking longer to reach traditional markers of independence —…

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