Articles Written By: Stephen Dinan

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Kamala Harris draws comparison between ICE and KKK

Sen. Kamala Harris compared ICE, the federal deportation agency, to the Ku Klux Klan Thursday, drawing a fierce retort from the agency's acting director who said there is no equivalence between patriotic officers enforcing the law, and a racist mob ben...

Dianne Feinstein demands hearings on DOJ changes

Sen. Dianne Feinstein demanded Tuesday that the Senate hold hearings with both former Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Matthew Whitaker, the man named to replace him temporarily, saying there are too many questions surrounding the ouster. Mrs. Feinst...

Kyrsten Sinema wins Arizona Senate election

Democrats netted another Senate seat Monday night after Republican Martha McSally conceded Arizona's race to Democrat Kyrsten Sinema. Along with Nevada, that makes two GOP-held Senate seats that will be Democratic next year. Republicans, meanwhile, net...

Senate blocks Donald Trump’s spending cuts

Senators voted Wednesday to block President Trump's $15.4 billion spending cuts package, with lawmakers saying it trimmed the budget too much. Brushing aside administration promises that the cuts were chiefly to money that was never going to be spent, ...

DHS expands detention of pregnant illegals

Homeland Security announced a new policy Thursday that allows it to detain more pregnant illegal immigrants, reversing an Obama-era policy that had generally pushed for pregnant women to be released. The move drew swift condemnation from advocacy group...
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