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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's State of the Union address had a proposition for Democrats: Set aside investigations and make deals instead. "If there is going to be peace and legislation, there cannot be war and investigation," Trump said. The line landed with a thud...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Face to face with emboldened Democrats, President Donald Trump on Tuesday called on Washington to cast aside "revenge, resistance and retribution" and end "ridiculous partisan investigations" in a State of the Union address delivered at a vulnerable moment for...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The women of the House wore white. The men wore dark suits. And the contrast laid bare the growing gender gap between Democrats and Republicans. Wearing the color of the suffragists, the Democratic women of the House put on a stunning display of solidarity...
WASHINGTON (AP) — A look at one of Stacey Abrams' statements from her response to President Donald Trump's State of the Union address on Tuesday night and how it compares with the facts: ABRAMS: "The Republican tax bill rigged the system against working people. Rather than...
WASHINGTON (AP) — In what may have been a first at a State of the Union address, lawmakers from both parties broke out into song Tuesday, serenading a survivor of Ocotber's Pittsburgh synagogue shooting with an impromptu version of "Happy Birthday." Judah Samet is also a...
Text of the Democratic response to the State of the Union address, as prepared for delivery by Georgia Democrat Stacey Abrams and provided by the office of the House speaker: ___ Good evening, my fellow Americans. I'm Stacey Abrams, and I am honored to join the conversation...
SAN DIEGO (AP) — A look at one of President Donald Trump's statements Tuesday night in his State of the Union address and how it compares with the facts: TRUMP: "These (border) agents will tell you where walls go up, illegal crossings go way, way down ... San Diego used to have...
WASHINGTON (AP) — A look at one of President Donald Trump's statements from his State of the Union address on Tuesday night and how it compares with the facts: TRUMP: "We recently imposed tariffs on $250 billion of Chinese goods — and now our treasury is receiving billions of...
Text of President Donald Trump's State of the Union address, as prepared for delivery and provided by the White House: ___ Madam Speaker, Mr. Vice President, Members of Congress, the First Lady of the United States, and my fellow Americans: We meet tonight at a moment of...