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Reps. Carlos Curbelo, R-Fla., Kevin Brady, R-Texas, Peter Roskam, R-Ill., and Dave Schweikert R-Ariz., stand outside Rancho del Cielo in California, where they were crafting tax overhaul plans. Susan Davis/NPR hide caption

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President Trump, flanked by Sens. Tom Cotton, R-Ark. (left), and David Perdue, R-Ga., speaks in the Roosevelt Room of the White House on Wednesday during the unveiling of legislation that would place new limits on legal immigration. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption

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Morning Edition host Steve Inskeep interviews President Obama on Dec. 17 in the Oval Office, where they discussed recent moves on Cuba and immigration, and prospects for cooperation with a GOP-dominated Congress. Kainaz Amaria/NPR hide caption

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Despite Election Defeat, Obama Sees Room To Push His Agenda

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