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|As a new day dawns in DC, it's still unclear if Republican leaders have enough support to keep the government open
House Republican leaders are moving toward a vote Thursday to avoid a shutdown, but as a new day dawns in Washington, it's still unclear if GOP leaders have enough support to keep the government open.
POSTED JANUARY 18, 2018 7:07 AM
|Analysis: GOP are going to get blamed for a government shutdown
If House Republicans can't find a way to wrangle their always-fractious conference to support legislation that would avoid a government shutdown by Friday night, they are likely to bear the brunt of the blame for the closure and pay a serious political price as well.
POSTED JANUARY 18, 2018 8:53 AM
|Anderson Cooper: Trump foils WH attempt to shift blame
As Congress and the White House work toward an immigration deal while trying to avoid a government shutdown, there is finger pointing on both sides over who's to blame for the delay. CNN's Anderson Cooper reports.
POSTED JANUARY 18, 2018 6:24 AM
|WH official: Trump has been 'pretty clear' about what it will take for DACA deal
Amid confusion in Washington over what kind of immigration bill President Donald Trump would sign, White House deputy press secretary Raj Shah told CNN's Chris Cuomo on Wednesday that the President has made his priorities clear.
POSTED JANUARY 18, 2018 4:28 AM
|Rep. Jordan: Dems to blame if government shuts down
Republican Rep. Jim Jordan on Wednesday argued that if the government does shut down Friday due to lack of funding, the Democrats will be to blame for prioritizing amnesty over funding of the military.
POSTED JANUARY 18, 2018 4:13 AM
|This is what happens during a government shutdown
If Congress is unable to pass a funding proposal -- which, at this point, looks very possible -- the federal government will shut down Friday.
POSTED JANUARY 18, 2018 4:15 AM
|Chris Cuomo spars with WH staffer over DHS report
White House deputy press secretary Raj Shah defends the Trump administration report on terrorism and its statistics on the immigrant population.
POSTED JANUARY 18, 2018 3:30 AM
|DHS to block Haitians from temporary visas
The Department of Homeland Security will stop allowing Haitians to get temporary agricultural and seasonal visas -- a move that comes amid concerns about the Trump administration's feelings toward immigrants of that country and broader restrictions on legal immigration.
POSTED JANUARY 18, 2018 4:22 AM
|Kelly: Some of Trump's wall promises 'not fully informed'
White House chief of staff John Kelly, in talking about the wall and immigration, told Democratic lawmakers Wednesday that some of President Donald Trump's positions as a candidate were uninformed, sources told CNN.
POSTED JANUARY 17, 2018 10:47 PM
|John Kelly: Immigration 'hardass'
The escalating immigration drama is crystallizing for some lawmakers and presidential advisers their long-held views of John Kelly, President Donald Trump's chief of staff: He's a fierce advocate for hardline policies that drastically limit the number of people entering the US. And he'll remain so, even as the government barrels toward a potential shutdown over the issue.
POSTED JANUARY 18, 2018 4:17 AM