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President-elect Trump and Mitt Romney dine at Jean Georges restaurant in November in New York, as Trump considered Romney for secretary of state. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, arrives at the Capitol in September. Thursday, despite pleas from Grassley, the Senate defeated an immigration bill that had been backed by the White House. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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Senate Fails To Advance Any Immigration Proposals

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Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing last December. Grassley had stinging words Thursday for Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who opposes a birpartisan bill that would reduce some mandatory minimum drug sentences. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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A man with a set of maps heads to a federal courthouse in San Antonio last year for a redistricting trial. Texas is one of three states with cases in redistricting before the Supreme Court. Eric Gay/AP hide caption

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Tanks parade past (front row, center from left) first lady Melania Trump, President Trump, French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife, Brigitte Macron, during the Bastille Day celebrations in July in Paris. Carolyn Kaster/AP hide caption

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President Trump speaks in the Oval Office Wednesday during a working session regarding the opportunity zones provided by the new tax law. Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP hide caption

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Rep. Mark Meadows, R-N.C. (left), chairman of the conservative House Freedom Caucus, and Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, a key member of the group, walk through Statuary Hall at the Capitol last September. Meadows says a vote on immigration will be a "defining moment" with consequences for the Republican Party. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin speaks during a House Committee on Veterans' Affairs on Capitol Hill in Washington earlier this month. Jacquelyn Martin/AP hide caption

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Rep. Trey Gowdy, R-S.C., penned a letter to the White House announcing the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee is opening an investigation into its timeline and handling of a scandal involving a top aide. Cliff Owen/AP hide caption

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White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders with then-staff secretary Rob Porter in August. In the wake of Porter's resignation, Sanders has reassured reporters that President Trump is sympathetic to victims of domestic abuse. Alex Brandon/AP hide caption

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Left to right: FBI Director Christopher Wray, CIA Director Mike Pompeo, Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats, Defense Intelligence Agency Director Robert Ashley, NSA Director Adm. Michael Rogers and National Geospatial Intelligence Agency Director Robert Cardillo testify before the Senate intelligence committee Tuesday in Washington, D.C. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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An author described former White House strategist Steve Bannon as "upset" about "the power of this rising women's movement." Brynn Anderson/AP hide caption

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Steve Bannon Sees #MeToo As An 'Existential Threat' To Trump, Journalist Says

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FBI Director Christopher Wray addressed the background investigation of former White House staff secretary Rob Porter during a Senate intelligence committee hearing on Tuesday. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., on the Senate subway in November. He announced his retirement last fall, but there's speculation that he may be rethinking that plan. Carolyn Kaster/AP hide caption

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FBI Director Christopher Wray (from left), CIA Director Mike Pompeo, Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats, Defense Intelligence Agency Director Lt. Gen. Robert Ashley, NSA Director Adm. Michael Rogers and National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency Director Robert Cardillo testify before the Senate intelligence committee on Tuesday. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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President Trump is unveiling his 2019 fiscal year budget proposal on Monday. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump Offers Spending Blueprint, But Congress Already Wrote The Check

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