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Trump infrastructure plan faces uncertain future among Republicans

7:41 pm Dec. 30, 2016

While one might expect a number of Democrats in the Congress to routinely oppose proposals of President-Elect Donald Trump, some of his plans to jump start the economy might just run into issues with Republicans in the U.S. House and Senate, many of whom are worried about the size of Mr. Trump’s $1 trillion plan for new roads and bridges.

“I hope we avoid a trillion dollar stimulus,” said Senate Majority

Republicans ready to take full command in Washington, D.C.

3:00 am Dec. 29, 2016

When the new Congress convenes next Tuesday on January 3, 2017, Republicans will still be in control of both the House and Senate, but with their party ready to take over the White House later in the month, it presents a whole new opportunity for GOP lawmakers to push ahead with a raft of policy ideas.

And they are more than ready to move forward.

“We’re beside ourselves, I really don’t know

Republicans ready to take full command in Washington, D.C.

3:00 am Dec. 29, 2016

When the new Congress convenes next Tuesday on January 3, 2017, Republicans will still be in control of both the House and Senate, but with their party ready to take over the White House later in the month, it presents a whole new opportunity for GOP lawmakers to push ahead with a raft of policy ideas.

And they are more than ready to move forward.

“We’re beside ourselves, I really don’t know

Trump could move on his first day to upend Obama immigration actions

3:00 am Dec. 28, 2016

While some of the legislative agenda items of President-Elect Donald Trump will need the approval of Congress, many other issues that he championed in the 2016 campaign can be achieved with the stroke of a pen as soon as he takes office on January 20, 2017.

One of the most popular plans at campaign rallies for Mr. Trump was his vow to overturn President Obama’s executive actions that allowed several million

Christmas scenes from Washington, D.C.

1:00 pm Dec. 24, 2016

While the weather is not cold enough to provide a White Christmas in Washington, D.C., the holiday displays here in the nation’s capital will certainly be a big focus for residents and tourists alike, as

Christmas scenes from Washington, D.C.

1:00 pm Dec. 24, 2016

While the weather will not provide a “White Christmas” in Washington, D.C., the holiday displays here in the nation’s capital will certainly be a big focus for residents and tourists alike, as the U.S. Capitol