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Cardin: Trump Needs to Let Congress Work on Border Deal Without Interfering

During Friday’s Democratic Weekly Address, Senator Ben Cardin (D-MD) stated that as Congress tries to iron out a bipartisan border security agreement, “It is important that the president allow Congress to do its work without interference.” Transcript as Follows: “Hi.

Armando Mayorga, right, originally from Nicaragua, but deported from the United States after living in California for years, stands on the Mexico side of the first of two border walls Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019, in Tijuana, Mexico. U.S. President Donald Trump walked out of his negotiating meeting with congressional leaders …

Democrats Crack on the Wall

Congressional Democrats are ditching House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer’s ardent opposition to any barrier or wall along the U.S. border with Mexico, as the partial government shutdown continues and President Donald Trump takes his case directly to the border itself.

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Cardin: ‘We Will Not Support a Wall’

On Friday’s broadcast of CNN’s “Situation Room,” Senator Ben Cardin (D-MD) declared, “We will not support a wall.” Cardin said, “We’re prepared to talk with the president as to what we need for border security. We will not support a wall.

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Cardin: ‘Unlikely’ Shutdown Ends Before New Congress Comes In

On Wednesday’s broadcast of CNN’s “OutFront,” Senator Ben Cardin (D-MD) stated that a deal to end the government shutdown isn’t likely until the new Congress comes into session on January 3rd. Cardin said, “The commitment made by Leader McConnell (R-KY) is

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Ben Cardin: Trump White House Has Already Interfered in Mueller Probe

On this weekend’s broadcast of “Fox News Sunday,” Sen. Ben Cardin (D-MD) said President Donald Trump has interfered with special counsel Robert Mueller‘s Russia probe. Cardin said, “I worry more about this president interfering with an independent investigation and what impact that has

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Sen. Ben Cardin Blames Trump, U.S. for Caravan Migrants Storming Border

Sen. Ben Cardin (D-MD) claimed during an interview with CNN New Day on Monday that the Trump administration’s immigration policies are to blame for caravan migrants storming the San Ysidro Port of Entry in San Diego Sunday. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d7PCV3fYTX0&feature=youtu.be A partial transcript

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Dem Sen. Cardin: We Should Be Helping the Caravan

Tuesday on CNN’s “New Day,” Sen. Ben Cardin (D-MD) defended the migrant caravan that is heading to the United States from Central America, saying the United States should be “trying to help.” “America’s strength is in our values,” said Cardin. “We

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Convicted Intelligence Leaker Chelsea Manning Releases U.S. Senate Campaign Ad

Convicted intelligence leaker and transgender former U.S. Army soldier Chelsea Manning has released his campaign video for Senate. The video, uploaded Sunday, is anti-government and shows violence, including scenes from Antifa and the Charlottesville riots. Manning does not offer any policy

Anti-Israel demonstrators march behind a banner of the BDS organization in Marseille, June 13.. (photo credit:GEORGES ROBERT / AFP)

Bipartisan Bill Seeks to Combat International Support of BDS Against Israel

WASHINGTON, D.C. — On Thursday, Democratic and Republicans leaders in both the House and Senate introduced legislation that would penalize foreign countries and international governmental organizations that seek to engage in the boycott, divest and sanction (BDS) movement against Israel.

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Ten Senate Democrats Join Republicans to Condemn Anti-Israel UN Resolution

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and incoming Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) are among 21 senators who have signed onto legislation that rejects the United Nations Security Council’s Resolution 2334, which calls Israeli construction in the West Bank and eastern Jerusalem “illegal.”

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Senate Democrats Condemn Obama for Anti-Israel UN Vote

Some Senate Democrats have issued scathing statements against President Barack Obama and his administration’s decision to break with longstanding tradition to veto anti-Israel resolutions, choosing, instead, to abstain from voting in a United Nations Security Council vote. The vote called for

President Barack Obama addresses the United Nations General Assembly at UN headquarters, September 20, 2016 in New York City.

U.S. Jewish Groups Slam Obama Administration for UN Anti-Israel Resolution

Jewish groups have come out against the Obama administration’s decision to vote against Israel on Friday by deciding to abstain from voting on a United Nations Security Council resolution calling for a halt to Israeli construction in the West Bank and eastern Jerusalem.