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  • Pentagon diverts another $1.5 billion for Trump's border wall

    The Pentagon has diverted an additional $1.5 billion in Defense Department funds from various accounts in order to fund President Donald Trump's border wall, acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan told reporters Friday.

  • Democrats using veterans benefits bill to block Trump border wall

    WASHINGTON — Democrats controlling the House are trying to use a popular veterans measure to block President Donald Trump from transferring $3.6 billion from military base construction to build his long-sought wall along the U.S.-Mexico border. Tuesday's move faces certain opposition from Trump and a potential veto threat. Lawmakers often

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  • Senate GOP caves to Donald Trump Jr, gives him ‘deal’ to testify on his own terms

    On Tuesday, Maggie Haberman of The New York Times reported that Senate Republicans struck a "deal" with Donald Trump Jr., agreeing to his demands to comply with the subpoena by the Senate Intelligence Committee: It is unclear what the Intelligence Committee stands to gain from making this deal, as the law clearly requires Trump Jr. comply with the subpoena unconditionally. But the committee's chairman, Sen. Richard Burr (R-NC), has been under intense pressure from allies