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Chaffetz Summons Ethics Chief Over Trump Criticism

A top House Republican is accusing the head of a federal ethics office of abusing his position for having the temerity to challenge President-elect Donald Trump’s ethics. Rep. Jason Chaffetz,…

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Trump May Pursue Border Wall Without New Bill

Congressional Republicans and Donald Trump’s transition team are exploring whether they can make good on Trump’s promise of a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border without passing a new bill on…

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Trump to GOP, Dems: Start Writing New Health-Care Law

Donald Trump is urging Republicans and Democrats to “get together” to design a replacement for President Barack Obama’s health-care law. The president-elect, in a series of Thursday morning tweets, wrote…

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Poll: Most Democrats Think Israel a Burden to U.S.

A Brookings Institution poll has found that “a majority of Democrats, 55 percent, say that Israel is a burden” to the United States, confirming what analysts have been saying for…

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Israeli Health Minister Rabbi Litzman Meets Sheldon Adelson

Israeli Health Minister Rabbi Yaakov Litzman met Tuesday with mega-GOP donor Sheldon Adelson, to pitch him on sponsoring a revolutionary treatment of pediatric cancer patients for Israeli hospitals. The 220-ton…

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