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(AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)A new border wall stretches along the landscape near Sasabe, Ariz., on Wednesday, May 19, 2021. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

Biden to return diverted border wall money, spend down rest

Former President Donald Trump’s signature border wall project would lose much of its funding as well as the fast-track status that enabled it to bypass…

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In this Jan. 10, 2020, photo, people work at a portion of border wall which is under construction in Yuma, Ariz. Illegal border crossings have plummeted as the Trump administration has extended a policy to make asylum seekers wait in Mexico for court hearings in the U.S. (AP Photo/Elliot Spagat)

Pentagon leaders face bipartisan anger over border wall reprogramming

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In this Jan. 10, 2020, photo, people work at a portion of border wall which is under construction in Yuma, Ariz. Illegal border crossings have plummeted as the Trump administration has extended a policy to make asylum seekers wait in Mexico for court hearings in the U.S. (AP Photo/Elliot Spagat)

Lawmakers demand answers on reprogramming $7.2B in defense funds for border wall

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The Capitol is seen in Washington, early Friday, Nov. 8, 2019. Impeachment hearings for President Donald Trump come at the very time that Capitol Hill usually tends to its mound of unfinished business. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Pact reached to avert government shutdown through Dec. 20

A top House lawmaker has announced that Congress will pass a governmentwide temporary spending bill to keep the government running through Dec. 20, forestalling…

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Donald Trump

White House downplays shutdown chances

The White House is signaling it’s not interested in a government shutdown when a temporary government-wide spending bill expires Nov. 21

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David Hawkings

Budget impasse still possible with 1 month left in continuing resolution

To head off a government shutdown, Congress and the White House need to reach agreement on either a set of full appropriations bills, or another CR.

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