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President Trump holds a rally for Alabama Republican Senate candidate Luther Strange on Sept. 22 in Huntsville, Ala. After Strange lost the primary race, Trump's tweets promoting him were deleted. Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Rep. Steve Scalise, R-La., walks through Statuary Hall at the U.S. Capitol as he returns to work Thursday after being injured in a shooting at the Republican Congressional baseball team practice on June 14. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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White House Amends Travel Ban To Expand Beyond Muslim-Majority Countries

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The travel ban, which has in the past led to chaos at airports and court cases, is one of the signature initiatives of the Trump administration. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption

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Equifax Breach Puts Credit Bureaus' Oversight In Question

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An official with the Federal Emergency Management Agency talks to people at Houston's George R. Brown Convention Center, which has been a shelter for evacuees from Hurricane Harvey, on Sept. 2. Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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With Harvey And Now Irma, Federal Funds And FEMA Are Put To The Test

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Administrator Brock Long of FEMA (center) speaks during a firehouse briefing on Hurricane Harvey in Corpus Christi, Texas, on Tuesday. Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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New, Respected FEMA Chief Faces First Major Challenge With Hurricane Harvey

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