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Trump's National Emergency Stands As House Fails To Override Veto

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The vote means the administration can continue to spend billions of dollars to construct a Southwest border wall. The fight shifts to federal court, where several states sued to block the president.

Trump Administration Dims Rule On Energy Efficient Lightbulbs

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The Trump administration wants to reverse a rule designed to make light bulbs more efficient. Environmental groups say the change will cost consumers and waste energy.

Green New Deal Vote Sets Up Climate Change As Key 2020 Issue

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The GOP-controlled Senate will vote on a Democratic resolution led by New York freshman Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez that calls for the U.S. to reach zero net carbon emissions within 10 years.

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In The Shadow Of Suicides, Senate Panel Makes Rare Move To Consider Gun Control

The Senate Judiciary Committee will hold a previously scheduled hearing Tuesday on so-called red flag laws, which allow for the temporary removal of guns from individuals if they are deemed a risk.

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Pentagon Authorizes $1 Billion For Fence Construction At Mexico Border

The money nearly doubles the $1.3 billion Congress authorized for border wall funding — a move made possible after President Trump declared a national emergency.

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Oregon Cap And Trade Bill Sees Big Changes

A massive amendment package would rope in additional industries, but also offer new carve outs to polluters. 

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Oregon Senate Passes Bill Clarifying Use Of Student Restraint

The Oregon Senate passed a bill Monday clarifying the use of restraint in schools. 

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Watch Live: PBS NewsHour And FRONTLINE’s Joint Special On The Mueller Report

Robert Mueller's report has been delivered to the Justice Department. What's next? How did we get to this moment?

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Oregon Campaign Finance Reformers Focus On 'Dark Money'

Would-be campaign finance reformers in Oregon say they want to tighten disclosure requirements for nonprofits that run advertising targeting candidates.

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Attorney Michael Avenatti Charged With Trying To Extort Millions From Nike

U.S. prosecutors on two coasts have charged attorney Michael Avenatti, a frequent critic of President Donald Trump, with extortion and bank and wire fraud.

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Washington Gov. Inslee's Security Unit Balloons As He Campaigns For President

To keep up with Gov. Jay Inslee as he campaigns around the country for president, the Washington State Patrol is preparing to nearly double the size and more than double the budget of the specialty unit that protects him.

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Impeachment Just Got Less Likely And 6 Other Takeaways From The Barr Letter

Attorney General William Barr's letter to Congress about the Mueller Russia probe is a big short-term win for the president, but it doesn't "exonerate" him totally, and Democrats want to see more.

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The Man Who Will Determine The Fate Of The Mueller Report: What You Should Know

This is not the first time William Barr has led the Justice Department. The seasoned D.C. lawyer has expressed expansive views on the powers of the president — and supported past presidential pardons.