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House Passes Farm Bill With Controversial Work Requirements

Enlarge this image Here, young corn plants grow in a field in rural Ashland, Neb. Thursday afternoon the House passed its version of the farm bill, including controversial work requirements for many SNAP recipients. Nati Harnik/AP hide caption toggle caption Nati Harnik/AP By a razor-thin margin, the House of Representatives …

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White House Proposes Merging Education And Labor Departments

Enlarge this image President Trump, flanked by Education Secretary Betsy DeVos and Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta, answers questions in August 2017 at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J. Thursday, the White House announced plans to merge the two departments. Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP hide caption toggle caption Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP …

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FACT CHECK: President Trump's Duluth Rally Claims

Enlarge this image President Trump speaks to supporters during a campaign rally at the Amsoil Arena on Wednesday in Duluth, Minn. Scott Olson/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Scott Olson/Getty Images President Trump addressed a large and enthusiastic crowd of supporters from Minnesota’s Iron Range in Duluth on Wednesday. He …

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