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Perhaps most important, Senate Republicans have begun to stiffen their spines against Mr. Trump, who has spent the better part of his presidency alternatively ignoring, undermining or outright denouncing the efforts of Congress to legislate. On Thursday, before leaving on a monthlong recess, the Senate set up a system to…

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Video The Virginia Shooting: The Scene and Reaction Witnesses describe the scene of the shooting that injured Representative Steve Scalise and others Wednesday morning. President Trump and Senator Bernie Sanders made statements. By BARBARA MARCOLINI, MALACHY BROWNE and SARAH STEIN KERR on Publish Date June 14, 2017. Photo by Al…

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• He was at a baseball practice with other lawmakers and staff members preparing for a charity game when the attack happened. Continue reading the main story • Representative Mo Brooks, Republican of Alabama, said two law enforcement officers and a congressional aide were among the injured. • Mr. Brooks…

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Some of the biggest players on the right are involved. The Koch network, the National Rifle Association, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, and various socially conservative and faith-based organizations are using the campaign as a dry run for untangling the conservative crosscurrents they will have to manage with Mr. Trump…

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