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2-14-2019 Valentine’s Day Nuggets….

Washington Brief Congress is set to vote today on legislation that would fund the government through Sept. 30 with just $1.375 billion for border barriers – far short of the $5.7 billion President Donald Trump sought for his proposed wall along the U.S.-Mexico border. The Senate is expected to vote first (a single senator could object and cause a delay), followed […]

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2-13-2019 Political Nuggets….

Washington Brief President Donald Trump intends to sign legislation to avoid another partial government shutdown and fund about 25 percent of the federal government through the end of the fiscal year, sources said. The deal bipartisan leaders in the House and Senate announced on Monday includes $1.375 billion for a border barrier – far short of the $5.7 […]

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2-12-2019 Political Nuggets….

Washington Brief Congressional negotiators announced a bipartisan “agreement in principle” that would avoid another government shutdown at the end of the week – if President Donald Trump will support it. The deal would include $1.375 billion for 55 miles of border barriers, far short of the $5.7 billion Trump had sought for more than 200 […]

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