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Angel Families March on Nancy Pelosi’s Office: ‘Build That Wall’

Angel families stormed into House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s office again Wednesday with calls to secure the U.S. southern border, but they were turned away yet again. Americans whose loved ones have been killed by illegal aliens flooded into the office with questions as to why their many requests for meetings with the Speaker went unanswered. Front office staff had little to offer in the way of an answer and wouldn’t give an idea of when so much as an aide would be available to meet with the families. Angel families…

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Watch Live: Angel Families, America First Group Hold ‘Secure the Border’ Rally on Capitol Hill

Angel families will be joined by current and former elected officials and pro-Trump groups Wednesday calling on Congress to secure the border. Angel families, those who have a loved one who was killed by an illegal alien, will gather with others calling for border security at the U.S. Capitol building’s House Triangle at 10 a.m. Eastern. “America First Policies is pleased to announce it will join Women for Trump and U.S. Congresswoman Liz Cheney to host a “Secure the Border” press conference tomorrow, February 13, to stand with Angel Families from around the country and support…

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Watch Live: President Donald Trump Rallies in Border Town El Paso, Texas

President Donald Trump is holding his first Make America Great Again rally of 2019 in El Paso, Texas, Monday at 9:00 p.m. ET. The rally will be held in the El Paso County Coliseum and marks the seventh President Trump has brought to Texas.  The coliseum sits approximately half a mile from the U.S.-Mexico border. On the other side of the border from El Paso is Ciudad Juarez. The rally comes just days before a February 15 deadline for Congress to make a deal to provide $5.7 billion for a…

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Exclusive – Tom McClintock: Trump Must Declare National Emergency to Build Wall; Pelosi Is ‘Not Even Pretending’ to Negotiate

Rep. Tom McClintock (R-CA) told hosts Rebecca Mansour and Joel Pollak during an interview on Sirius XM’s Breitbart News Tonight on Thursday that President Donald Trump should use presidential emergency powers to “build the wall,” describing Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) as “not even pretending to be negotiating in good faith.” Pollak invited McClintock’s comment on the “state of play” on Capitol Hill regarding ongoing political strife related to border security. Democrats oppose measures to block illegal immigration, said McClintock. LISTEN: “It’s very clear to me the Democrats…

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Poll: Trump Support Remained Unchanged During Government Shutdown

During the longest government shutdown in U.S. history, support for President Donald Trump remained consistent across the country, according to a newly released poll. The survey, from the Wall Street Journal and NBC News, showed approval for Trump, weeks into the shutdown of about a quarter of the federal government, was exactly the same as when it started. The poll, conducted over a four-day period that ended on Jan. 23 — two days before Trump signed a three-week continuing resolution to reopen the government until Feb. 15 with no funding…

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Donald Trump Signs Bill Ending Longest Government Shutdown in History

President Donald Trump signed a bill to reopen the government for three weeks, ending the partial government shutdown late Friday night. The White House sent a statement notifying reporters that the bill had been signed by the president. No press was present for the bill signing, which ended the 35-day partial government shutdown – the longest in history. Earlier in the evening, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi signed the bill with eight pens in a public ceremony and gave the pens as souvenirs to her House Democratic colleagues. The hastily passed bill will…

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Hollywood Roasts Trump over Shutdown Deal: ‘Art of the Kneel’

Hollywood celebrities are dragging President Donald Trump through the mud over his decision to temporarily re-open the government, after more than a month of a partial shutdown, without getting any funding for the border wall in return. Following Trump announcing the plan from the Rose Garden Friday, Hollywood sprung into action to celebrate Nancy Pelosi and mock the president for “caving” on the wall. “NANCY SCORES!” Jim Carrey said in a social media post along with a drawing of Trump missing a soccer goal while wearing a shirt reading “Number…

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Nancy Pelosi: State of the Union Still Not Scheduled for Tuesday, Will Not Discuss with Trump Until Government Reopened

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Friday afternoon at a press conference that she would not commit to scheduling the State of the Union speech in the House Chamber for President Donald Trump until after the government is reopened. Appearing alongside Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer to discuss the deal struck with Trump to reopen the federal government after the longest shutdown in history–a deal that does not include a wall along the U.S. border with Mexico as Trump wants–Pelosi was asked if the State of the Union will happen on…

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Watch Live: President Donald Trump Shutdown Announcement

President Donald Trump is delivering remarks on the shutdown at 1:30 p.m. Eastern from the White House Rose Garden on Friday. The announcement comes as the Senate failed to pass either the Democrat or Republican versions of bills to reopen the government on Thursday. The partial government shutdown reached 35 days on Friday with Republicans and Democrats unable to come to an agreement on a funding bill that would include money to fund border security and a border barrier or wall. President Trump has several times maintained that he could…

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Drudge Report: Shutdown Deal Reached; Government to Reopen Temporarily

The Drudge Report flashed a banner headline on Friday afternoon that lawmakers have reached a deal to reopen the government and end the longest shutdown in history, at least “temporarily.” The Drudge Report went up with three banner headlines announcing the news early Friday afternoon. The first read, “SOURCE: SHUTDOWN AGREEMENT REACHED.” The second said, “ANNOUNCEMENT SET FOR 1 PM.” The third said, “GOVT TO REOPEN ‘TEMPORARILY’”: Drudge siren! pic.twitter.com/M8nuBJ4D8D — Charlie Spiering (@charliespiering) January 25, 2019 It is thus far unclear what the parameters are of a deal, as…

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