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State Officials Frustated as Budget Doesn't Pass

Instead, House Speaker Michael Madigan said that the House will hold public budget hearings in June, beginning with one in Chicago on June 8. This is the second version of the bill to reach Republican Gov. For Democrats, political considerations are top of mind. "With today's passage of a local government consolidation package negotiated by Governor Rauner, House Democrats have again advanced legislation directly addressing the governor's pre-conditions to negotiating a budget".


Appeals court blocks Trump's revised travel ban

Appeals court blocks Trump's revised travel ban

In a stinging rebuke to President Donald Trump, a US appeals court refused on Thursday to reinstate his travel ban on people from six Muslim-majority nations, calling it discriminatory and setting the stage for a showdown in the Supreme Court .


Trump talks infrastructure in Cincinnati

Trump talks infrastructure in Cincinnati

However, we believe a wide view in interpreting what entails infrastructure will yield the best results to restore America's greatness. Republicans point the finger at Democrats , while Democrats say insurers are getting out now because they don't see any continuing support from Trump's government.


Trump family reacts to Comey testimony on Twitter

Trump family reacts to Comey testimony on Twitter

Comey described discomfort about their one-on-one conversations, saying he decided he immediately needed to document the discussions in memos. Comey , in testimony , said that this came in response to Mr. He was referring to the initial characterization of his firing as caused by the way that he handled the investigation over the handling of Hillary Clinton's e-mails.


Will Trump Tweet During Comey's Hearing? He's Done It Before

Will Trump Tweet During Comey's Hearing? He's Done It Before

He cited "information and intelligence that revealed contacts and interactions between Russian officials and US persons involved in the Trump campaign that I was concerned about because of known Russian efforts to suborn such individuals". "I took it as a very disturbing thing, very concerning, but that's a conclusion I'm sure the special counsel will work towards to try and understand what the intention was there, and whether that's an offense".