Jennifer Coken

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Homeland Security to comply with orders not to deport travelers

<b>(CNN) —</b> The US Department of Homeland Security said on Sunday it will comply with judicial orders not to deport detained travelers affected by President Donald Trump's seismic move to ban more than 130 million people from entering the United States.<p>A federal judge in New York temporarily blocked …

Immigration

House Republicans and Democrats Represent Divergent Americas

An Atlantic analysis finds that congressional districts’ racial makeup, and their residents’ level of education, largely determines which party represents them in the House.<p>Across lines of race, education, age, and geography, Democrats and Republicans in the House of Representatives increasingly …

Will Jeb Bush Fill the GOP’s Governor-Shaped 2016 Hole?

All of a sud­den, Jeb Bush is in the sweet spot.<p>That was not the case one year ago, when it was the ex-Flor­ida gov­ernor’s protégé, Sen. Marco …

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Kansas Senator Doesn't, You Know, 'Live' in Kansas

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Pat Roberts has represented the great state of Kansas in the U.S. Senate since 1997, bringing, as …

Both parties cherry-pick CBO report

Know what you get when you dump a complicated Congressional Budget Office report in politicians’ laps that mentions “Obamacare” and “jobs”?<p>Food fights. Wild, sloppy charges that don’t capture what the report actually said. And cherry picking. Lots and lots of cherry picking.<p>As the dust is finally …

GOP set up phishing sites to trick Democrats into donating to the NRCC

At least 16 fraudulent sites attributed to the National Republican Congressional Committee have been discovered. These sites, whose domains are the …

For 3 million, 'affordable' health care might not be

For millions, subsidies don't kick in until up to 9.5% of their income goes to premiums.<p>The lure used to get uninsured Americans to sign up for health law coverage was the promise of generous premium subsidies.<p>The promise comes with a catch for almost 3 million people earning three to four times …

House Republicans Aim To Limit Power Of Environmental Protection Agency

A new bill introduced by House Republicans would limit the ability of the Environmental Protection Agency to recommend or implement policies.<p>The bill, dubbed the Secret Science Reform Act, would force the EPA to publicly release its research on a topic before issuing a policy recommendation, and …