Republicans Give Up On Food Stamp Work Requirements For Farm Bill Deal

WASHINGTON ― For decades, House Republicans have wanted stricter rules for food stamp recipients — and this year seemed like their chance to finally make those provisions a reality. Republicans control the House, Senate, and White House. They have broad support in their party for tougher food stamp rules. And President Donald Trump, not usually…

POLITICO Playbook: Big open questions to start this crazy week

Will Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) push Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court nomination through, or somehow push him out? | Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images A FEW QUESTIONS TO PONDER as we begin this crazy week. -- WHAT IS MITCH MCCONNELL THINKING? A congressional leader is supposed to shield their members from tough votes -- and there…

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FA Cup: Doncaster Rovers 0-2 Crystal Palace highlights – BBC Sport

FA Cup: Doncaster Rovers 0-2 Crystal Palace highlights – BBC Sport

Watch highlights as first-half goals from Jeffrey Schlupp and Max Meyer help Crystal Palace beat Doncaster Rovers and reach the FA Cup quarter-finals.
California AG: States Will Sue Trump Administration ‘Definitely And Imminently’

California AG: States Will Sue Trump Administration ‘Definitely And Imminently’

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra promised a lawsuit will be filed soon challenging President Donald Trump’s declaration of a national emergency over border security. In a Sunday interview on ABC’s “This Week, Becerra said the legal fight will be undertaken “definitely and imminently.” “We are prepared,” he said. “We knew something like this might happen,…
GOP Lawmakers Who Complained About Obama’s ‘Overreach’ Give Trump A Pass

GOP Lawmakers Who Complained About Obama’s ‘Overreach’ Give Trump A Pass

Republican lawmakers who once loudly protested President Barack Obama’s actions on immigration as executive “overreach” are defending President Donald Trump’s move on Friday to build a wall on the southern border even though Congress has repeatedly rejected his funding demands. Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) rushed to the president’s defense Sunday when asked on ABC’s “This…