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Dear Colleague: All Members Encouraged to Cosponsor Congressman Castro’s Privileged Resolution to Terminate President Trump’s Emergency Declaration - Speaker Nancy Pelosi

President Trump’s emergency declaration proclamation undermines the separation of powers and Congress’s power of the purse, a power exclusively reserved by the text of the Constitution to the first branch of government, the Legislative branch, a branch co-equal to the Executive.

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Senate Republicans close their eyes to presidential abuse

“It’s the Senate’s turn now — to render sober judgment as the framers envisioned,” Mr. McConnell declared Friday, even as he promised nothing of the sort, dismissing calls for the Senate to demand still-hidden documents and the appearance of key witnesses as it considers removing Mr. Trump fr...



Police stop pursuing nearly 79,000 fugitives

Nationwide, police and prosecutors quietly told the FBI they had abandoned their pursuit of nearly 79,000 accused felons during the past year and a half, a USA TODAY investigation found. They have given up chasing people charged with armed robbery and raping children, usually without informing...

Trump To Meet With 'Chuck And Nancy.' Expectations Are Low

With a partial government shutdown on the horizon, President Trump and Democratic leaders are set to discuss border funding and other issues at the White House.

"Republicans still control the House, the Senate, and the White House, and they have the power to keep government open," Sena...