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Ex-New York Rep. Grimm Aims To Resurrect His Political Career

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What Trump Supporters Think Of The President's Week

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News Brief: Republicans Delay Immigration Vote, Turkey Election Preview

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Central American immigrants depart ICE custody, pending future immigration court hearings on June 11, 2018 in McAllen, Texas. John Moore/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump's Migrant Family Policy Now Moves To The Courts

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First lady Melania Trump leaves Joint Base Andrews in Maryland wearing a jacket with the words "I REALLY DON'T CARE. DO U?" after her visit Thursday with migrant children who are being detained at the U.S.-Mexico border. Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross prepares ahead of a Senate hearing on tariffs on June 20, in Washington, D.C. Jacquelyn Martin/AP hide caption

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Census Overseers Seeded DOJ's Request To Add Citizenship Question, Memo Shows

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Here, young corn plants grow in a field in rural Ashland, Neb. Thursday afternoon the House passed its version of the farm bill, including controversial work requirements for many SNAP recipients. Nati Harnik/AP hide caption

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Trump's Executive Order To End Family Separation Hasn't Quieted Protesters

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NFL Players Pen Op-Ed Calling For Changes To America's Justice System

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Why Alternatives To Tariffs Can Be More Effective

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Millions Raised For Immigrants Will Be Used To Provide Legal Support

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Former ICE Director Says Some Migrant Family Separations Could Be Permanent

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After Family Separation Policy Reversal, Trump Says 'Zero Tolerance' Should Remain In Effect

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President Trump, flanked by Education Secretary Betsy DeVos and Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta, answers questions in August 2017 at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J. Thursday, the White House announced plans to merge the two departments. Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP hide caption

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