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Does the GOP think Democrats are just waiting for the right offer on the wall? Update: Trump won’t sign Senate bill, says Ryan

Surprisingly this is coming from House Republicans, not from the White House. It sounds like something President Deals might believe, that his negotiating partner is playing hardball simply to extract more concessions before finally saying...

Released thanks to California’s sanctuary state law, man went on ‘reign of terror’ two days later (Update: Shootout video)

A man who had already been deported twice before went on a “reign of terror” this week in central California, one that included murder, attempted murder, robbery, carjacking, and a high-speed chase going the wrong...

Shutdown watch: The Speaker is Missing — and the President is Tweeting! Update: High Noon?

Okay, Paul Ryan was late for his presser, not exactly missing, but the tension over whether the government will shut down unexpectedly ramped up anyway. Last night the Senate passed a “minibus” that would keep the...