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FILE - In this July 24, 2019, file photo, House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, D-Calif., speaks during a hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. The chairman of the House intelligence committee has issued a subpoena to the acting Director of National Intelligence, saying that he is withholding a whistleblower complaint from Congress. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)
Trump scorns complaint about call with foreign leaderThe government's intelligence watchdog is appearing in a closed session before the House intelligence committee about the handling of a whistleblower complaint.
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Senate Committee on Health, Education Labor and Pensions Chairman Lamar Alexander makes a statement to start the Hearing on Secretary of Labor nominee Eugene Scalia, on Capitol Hill, in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
Labor nominee says he won't be influenced by corporate workPresident Donald Trump's pick to lead Labor Department is trying to assure senators that legal work for corporate clients won't influence his actions as a Cabinet member
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In this Sept. 17, 2019, photo, a woman walks between European paintings in the dark in the Museum of Fine Arts of Caracas, Venezuela. Only about a third of the 18 galleries are open to the public; the rest have been closed for months due to renovations, although there’s no sign any are taking place. (AP Photo/Andrea Hernandez Briceño)
AP Exclusive: US helping Venezuela's Guaido track stolen artU.S. officials are investigating the suspected looting of European and Latin American artwork they believe is being plundered by Venezuelan government insiders as Nicolas Maduro struggles to maintain his grip on power
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President Donald Trump tours a section of the southern border wall, Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019, in Otay Mesa, Calif. President Trump is asking a federal judge to block an effort by New York prosecutors to obtain his tax returns. Trump’s attorneys filed a lawsuit Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019, in U.S. District Court in New York.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Trump sues Manhattan DA seeking to block tax return subpoenaPresident Donald Trump is asking a federal judge to block an effort by New York prosecutors to obtain his tax returns
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Key panel approving $250 million for election securityA key Senate panel is approving $250 million to help states beef up their election systems
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President Donald Trump files lawsuit in attempt to block New York prosecutors from getting his tax returnsPresident Donald Trump files lawsuit in attempt to block New York prosecutors from getting his tax returns
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FILE - In this July 24, 2019, file photo, House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, D-Calif., speaks during a hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. The chairman of the House intelligence committee has issued a subpoena to the acting Director of National Intelligence, saying that he is withholding a whistleblower complaint from Congress. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)
The Latest: Trump denies saying anything 'inappropriate'President Donald Trump says he would never say anything "inappropriate" on a call with a foreign leader
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., arrives for a closed-door meeting with the House Democratic Caucus, Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019, at the Capitol in Washington. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
Nancy Pelosi unveils an ambitious plan to lower drug pricesNancy Pelosi unveils an ambitious plan to lower drug prices for seniors on Medicare and younger people with private insurance
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Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao introduces Labor Secretary nominee Eugene Scalia during his nomination hearing on Capitol Hill, in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
California looks for ways to preserve environmental cloutThe Trump administration has decided to stop California from setting its own emission standards for cars and trucks, and that move would undermine the state's ability to convince automakers that they should make more environmentally friendly vehicles.
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Eugene Scalia takes his seat for his nomination hearing for Labor Secretary with Transportation Secretary Eliane Chao, right, on Capitol Hill, in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
The Latest: Labor nominee Eugene Scalia cites 'public trust'President Donald Trump's pick to lead the Labor Department, Eugene Scalia, tells a Senate committee that his years of work as an attorney for corporate clients won't influence his actions as a senior government official
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U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy III, left, listens as Framingham Mayor Yvonne Spicer, right, speaks on a panel on race and politics, Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019, in Springfield, Mass. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)
AP source: Joe Kennedy to challenge Sen. Markey in primaryAP source: U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy III is set to announce a Democratic primary challenge to U.S. Sen. Edward Markey in 2020
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On this Sept. 12, 2019, photo, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., speaks at the Capitol in Washington. The good news is that it doesn’t look like a bitterly polarized Washington will stumble into another government shutdown. But as Democrats controlling the House unveil a stopgap, government-wide spending bill to keep the lights on and pay the troops, there’s scant evidence that power sharing in the U.S. Capitol will produce further legislative accomplishments anytime soon. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
House set to pass stopgap spending bill to prevent shutdownThe House is set to pass a government-wide temporary spending bill to prevent a federal shutdown when the budget year ends Sept. 30
The Associated Press3 hours ago
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