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Republicans worry tax reform could be victim of their worsening relationship with Trump

Republicans worry tax reform could be victim of their worsening relationship with Trump

Facing a complicated issue, legislators want the president to focus and set aside feuds....
Republicans in Alabama primary race back Trump on Charlottesville

Republicans in Alabama primary race back Trump on Charlottesville

“I think the president is under the crosshairs of the national media. There’s nothing he could say that wouldn’t be criticized,” Sen. Luther Strange (R-Ala.) said....
A race to the right marks race for Chaffetz’s replacement

A race to the right marks race for Chaffetz’s replacement

Politics in deep-red Utah are usually somewhat subdued. Not this year....
Trump’s feuding base faces showdown in Alabama Senate race

Trump’s feuding base faces showdown in Alabama Senate race

For Republicans, the Alabama contest, is a snapshot of the party’s churning base at this moment in the Trump presidency....
Progressives are building outside of the Democratic Party to win in 2018

Progressives are building outside of the Democratic Party to win in 2018

Just as the Tea Party complemented the work of the Obama-era GOP, progressives hope to build organizations to turn out voters who might be turned off by Democrats....
Rep. John Conyers might have broken rules with staffer’s pay, watchdog says

Rep. John Conyers might have broken rules with staffer’s pay, watchdog says

The ethics case raises questions about severance payments for congressional aides....
The socialist movement is getting younger, thanks to one 75-year-old

The socialist movement is getting younger, thanks to one 75-year-old

The Bernie Sanders movement has turned the Democratic Socialists of America into an ambitious left-wing force....
After zero-tolerance vow, a park chief cited for sexual harassment gets a bonus and new job

After zero-tolerance vow, a park chief cited for sexual harassment gets a bonus and new job

The National Park Service recently gave a new job and performance bonus to a park superintendent in Florida whom investigators found made unwanted advances to a woman he...
Cloud of confusion hangs over health-care bill

Cloud of confusion hangs over health-care bill

GOP leaders struggle to explain to rank-and-file members what exactly they would be voting on next week....