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FILE - In this Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017, file photo, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., listens to remarks during a news conference at the Capitol in Washington. McConnell said Sunday, Oct. 22, he’s willing to bring bipartisan health care legislation to the floor if President Donald Trump makes clear he supports it. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)
McConnell says he's awaiting Trump guidance on health careSenate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says that he's willing to bring bipartisan health care legislation to the floor if the president makes clear he supports it
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Defense Secretary James Mattis arrives at the office of Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., for a meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington, Friday, Oct. 20, 2017. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
Mattis praises Philippines progress against militantsU.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is congratulating the Philippine government on progress against militants in the southern city of Marawi
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FILE- In this Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017, file photo, Rep. Frederica Wilson, D-Fla., talks to reporters in Miami Gardens, Fla. Wilson is asking White House Chief of Staff John Kelly to apologize for making false claims about her while defending President Donald Trump's handling of condolences to a military family. Wilson on Sunday, Oct. 22, called Kelly a "puppet of the president" and accused him of character assassination. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz, File)
Congresswoman wants Kelly apology as spat with Trump enduresA Florida congresswoman is asking White House chief of staff John Kelly to apologize for making false claims about her while defending President Donald Trump's handling of condolences to a military family
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Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., takes the escalator down as he returns to his office after appearing on the Senate floor with Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., to defend their bipartisan proposal for resuming federal subsidies to health insurers that President Donald Trump has blocked, at the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
The Latest: Trump urges House GOP to pass budget fastTrump urges House Republicans to move swiftly on passing budget bill, clearing the way for move on taxes
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FILE - In this Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017 file photo, New Hampshire Secretary of State Bill Gardner, right, introduces one of the speakers at a meeting of the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity in Manchester, N.H. Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, center, and former Ohio Secretary of State Ken Blackwell, left, also attend. The information coming out of President Donald Trump’s commission to investigate voter fraud has frustrated not only reporters and senators but now even members of the commission. (AP Photo/Holly Ramer, File)
Trump voting commission criticized for lack of transparencyTrump's voter fraud commission draws complaints from US senators and its own members for a lack of transparency and failing to respond to requests for information.
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FILE - In this March, 5, 2009, file photo, Vicki Marble, a Larimer County bail business owner, speaks during an interview in Loveland, Colo. A Cub Scout was kicked out of his group after he questioned Republican state Sen. Marble about gun control and previous contentious comments she made about African-Americans. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey, File)
Cub Scout kicked out after asking lawmaker about gun controlCub Scout kicked out of den after questioning Colorado state lawmaker about gun control
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Hillary Clinton to campaign for NJ Democrat in governor raceHillary Clinton will campaign for New Jersey Democratic gubernatorial candidate Phil Murphy days after former President Barack Obama campaigned for him
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Air Force: No plans to recall retired pilots to fix shortageThe Air Force says it doesn't plan on using new flexibility under an executive order signed by President Donald Trump to address a pilot shortage by recalling retired pilots
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FILE - In this Nov. 15, 2016, file photo, Illinois Sen. Daniel Biss, D-Skokie, speaks to lawmakers at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield, Ill. Biss said he's running for Illinois governor in 2018. The race is on pace to be the most expensive in U.S. history, propelled by a wealthy Republican incumbent and a billionaire Democrat. J.B. Pritzker, one of the world's richest people, is among several Democrats trying to defeat multimillionaire Gov. Bruce Rauner. (AP Photo/Seth Perlman, File)
Illinois governor's race could be costliest in US historyThe 2018 Illinois governor's race is on pace to be the most expensive in U.S. history, propelled by a wealthy Republican incumbent and a billionaire Democrat
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More than a dozen states still refuse to release voter dataHow states are handling Trump's voter information request
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FILE - In this July 31, 2017 file photo, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti speaks during a press conference to make an announcement for the city to host the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games 2028, at Stubhub Center in Carson, outside of Los Angeles, Calif. Garcetti is taking his argument on the road, but he doesn’t want you to assume he steering himself toward the White House. The mayor of the nation’s second largest city has been traveling nationally to raise money and campaign for other Democrats. He’s making the rounds Saturday, Oct. 21 at the Democratic Party’s annual meeting in Las Vegas.  (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu, File)
Mayor Garcetti taking his Los Angeles gig nationalLos Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti is taking his argument on the road, but he doesn't want you to assume he's steering himself toward the White House
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