Trump Appears to Endorse Path to Citizenship for Millions of Immigrants

President Trump said he would be willing to “take the heat” politically for a sweeping immigration deal, which could alienate some of his supporters.

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Democrats Leave Few Seats Unchallenged in Quest for House Control

Stung by their failure to field candidates in crucial House races last year, Democrats are contesting virtually every Republican-held House seat in 2018.

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On Washington: G.O.P. Finally Notches 2017 Victory While Bracing for 2018 Verdict

After a year when legislative victories eluded them, Republicans secured a big one at the end. But at what cost?

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G.O.P. Finally Notches 2017 Victory While Bracing for 2018 Verdict

After a year when legislative victories eluded them, Republicans secured a big one at the end. But at what cost?

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How Republicans Rallied Together to Deliver a Tax Plan

The rushed timeline of the bill resulted from the failure of health care legislation over the summer — and a collective decision to block out bad news.

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A Hasty, Hand-Scribbled Tax Bill Sets Off an Outcry

Senator Jon Tester, Democrat of Montana, called it “Washington D.C. at its worst” as Republicans sought to speed through their amended bill, handwriting and all.

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White House Memo: In Mocking Franken Over Claims of Sexual Misconduct, Trump Joins a Debate He Started

A typical politician with President Trump’s history would stay far away from discussing someone else’s behavior lest it dredge his own back into the spotlight.

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