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House Democrats Try To Vote On Top Priorities, Forced To Turn To Immigration

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of California (left) is trying to move on from a public clash with Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., (right) and other progressives. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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Acting White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney, pictured in the Oval Office on May 13, is one of President Trump's closest advisers, but his negotiating tactics aren't widely loved on Capitol Hill. Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Lawmakers Don't Have Many Nice Things To Say About Negotiating With Mick Mulvaney

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Can Congress Agree On How To Spend Money To Address Border Crisis?

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Democrats And Republicans Agree Border Crisis Exists, But Differ On Allocating Funds

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Presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden publicly switched his position on the Hyde Amendment under pressure from other Democrats. Charlie Neibergall/AP hide caption

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Ban On Abortion Funding Stays In House Bill As 2020 Democrats Promise Repeal

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Rep. Joe Cunningham, D-S.C., pictured in January, opposes a plan to increase lawmakers' salaries, saying that's not what his constituents sent him to Washington to do. Carolyn Kaster/AP hide caption

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Are Lawmakers Tech Savvy Enough To Conduct Their Antitrust Investigation?

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Senate Majority Leader McConnell Pushes To Raise Tobacco Sales Age To 21

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Special Counsel Robert Mueller Makes First Public Comments On Russia Investigation

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Debris is piled on May 10 outside an apartment complex that was damaged by Hurricane Michael in Panama City, Fla. Rep. Chip Roy objected to a procedural vote on a bipartisan $19.1 billion disaster aid bill, forcing Congress to wait until June to finish work on the legislation. Scott Olson/Getty Images hide caption

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A Sapp Bros. gas station in Percival, Iowa, stands in floodwaters from the Missouri River on May 10. Lawmakers have reached a deal on disaster aid that they say President Trump will sign. Nati Harnik/AP hide caption

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Senate Reaches $19 Billion Deal For Disaster Aid Without Border Wall Funding

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