Democratic control of Senate moves from preposterous to possible

The possibility that Democrats could win the Senate in 2018 seemed preposterous a year ago given President Trump’s stunning victory and the basic math facing a party defending three times as many seats as Republicans in November’s midterm elections. Not anymore. The debate has grown over Democrats’ chances of capturing control of the agenda and holding power over Trump’s nominations, […]

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White House calls Ryan’s immigration remarks ‘preposterous’

The White House accused new House Speaker Paul Ryan on Monday of “pandering to the extreme right wing” of his party on immigration. White House spokesman Josh Earnest said Ryan’s recent comments on immigration reform are “preposterous” and disappointing. The Wisconsin Republican said Sunday that he’s ruled out passing comprehensive immigration legislation while President Barack Obama is in office. He […]

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