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President Donald Trump is threatening to remove millions of people living in the country illegally on the eve of formally announcing his re-election bid.
After joking with Colbert, Lightfoot tells LGBTQ donors in New York, ‘this is no time for defeatism’
The Chicago mayor met with Michael Bloomberg, big donors and "The Late Show" host in a whirlwind trip that put her on the national stage.
Rainbow PUSH spokesman Don Terry said there are other presidential hopefuls scheduled to attend events during the five-day convention, but he said Biden and Buttigieg are the only confirmed presidential hopefuls as of Monday.
In New York trip, mayor will debut on Colbert, mine the high-roller gay Democratic community and meet with former and present Mayors Bloomberg and de Blasio.
President Donald Trump said "they’re trying to take away her right of free speech and that’s just not fair."
The president announced the press secretary’s departure via Twitter. No successor has been named.
A federal watchdog agency says Conway is a "repeat offender" of the Hatch Act by disparaging Democratic presidential candidates while speaking in her official capacity.
Frontrunner and former Vice President Joe Biden and Montana Gov. Steve Bullock - polling 1% or less - brought their presidential campaigns to Chicago on Wednesday.
Democrats fear the question will reduce census participation in immigrant-heavy communities, harming representation and access to federal dollars.
The bill’s House sponsor declared the state is "building a firewall around Illinois" as neighboring states work to restrict abortions. But anti-abortion groups argue Illinois will become "an abortion destination for the country."
Jon Stewart also called out lawmakers for failing to attend a hearing on a bill to ensure the fund can pay benefits for the next 70 years.
The Trump administration came under fire at the beginning of June for allegedly banning U.S. embassies from flying the pride flag.
Congressman tries to mend fences with newly-minted mayor.
Trump had tweeted a more optimistic view on the negotiations from Air Force One as he flew home from Europe.
A former suburban Chicago GOP lawmaker, Rep. Henry Hyde, who died in 2007, authored the Hyde Amendment banning federal funds for most abortions.
Mayor Lightfoot, in California will headline a Friday fundraiser for a PAC run by former Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-Calif. "We are very excited to meet her," Boxer told the Chicago Sun-Times.
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The sanctions are expected to take effect on Wednesday after they are published in the Federal Register but won’t impact anyone who has already paid for the trip.
Trump claims the quote was manufactured by the "Fake News Media," even though his remark can be heard during a recording of the interview released by The Sun.
"The Tariff will gradually increase until the Illegal Immigration problem is remedied," Trump wrote in a tweet.
Former Supreme Court eminence’s "The Making of a Justice" recounts his long, rich career.
Pundit’s ‘Unfreedom of the Press’ jumps to top among nonfiction books; ‘Where the Crawdads Sing‘ remains hugely popular
Trump acknowledged that he "was not a big fan" of the late senator "in any way, shape or form."
Tina Tchen, former chief of staff to former first lady Michelle Obama, in new court filings, argues the subpoena filed by retired Judge Sheila O’Brien is improper.
Mueller made the announcement Wednesday in his first public statement since his appointment two years ago.
Bunch was the first director of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
You won’t get your hands on a Tubman 20 until 2028 — eight years after its planned 2020 release.
Rep. Lauren Underwood, D-Ill., accused the DHS acting chief of "intentionally" backing policies causing the deaths of migrant children.
A 2-year-old child died last week after he and his mother were detained by the Border Patrol.
The bill is aimed at improving medical care for groups of women who, research suggests, might be denied first rate care because of their race.
"We are confronting what might be the largest, broadest cover-up in American history," Democrat and House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer told reporters.
Even before the ruling, scholars had said President Donald Trump’s legal argument — that the subpoena "has no legitimate legislative purpose" — had little merit.