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  • President Donald Trump awaits the arrival of Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro at the White House March 19, 2019 in Washington, DC.

    Many Democrats have seized on the Mueller report, declaring it a damning account of executive incompetence and unethical conduct.

  • Special Counsel Robert Mueller departs St. John's Episcopal Church, across from the White House, after attending morning services, in Washington, Sunday, March 24, 2019.

    Some people who worked on Robert Mueller's investigation believe that evidence President Donald Trump tried to impede that probe is stronger than what Attorney General William Barr publicly suggested when he cleared Trump of obstruction.

  • Majority Leader Steny Hoyer: We need a fair trade deal with China

    House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) joins CNBC's "Squawk Box" team to discuss the U.S.-China trade talks and what he hopes comes of the negotiations.

  • Steny Hoyer on Huawei lawsuit: US government cannot use technology that may compromise security

    House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) joins CNBC's "Squawk Box" team to discuss Huawei's announcement that it is suing the US government for preventing government agencies to buy Huawei technology.

  • President Donald Trump on Wednesday edged toward backing a deal in Congress on government funding that would not meet his demand for $5.7 billion for a wall on the Mexican border but would avert a partial government shutdown. But two sources and a Republican senator close to the White House said he would likely sign off on it. Republican Senator Lindsey Graham...

  • President Donald Trump on Wednesday edged toward backing a deal in Congress on funding for a barrier on the Mexican border, but left open the possibility that disputes over the wall could still cause a partial government shutdown by the weekend. But the Republican president fell short of committing himself to backing the congressional deal, which would keep...

  • President Donald Trump on Wednesday edged toward backing a deal in Congress on funding for a barrier on the Mexican border, but left open the possibility that disputes over the wall could still cause a partial government shutdown by the weekend. Trump, widely blamed for a five-week shutdown that ended in January, said he did not want to see federal agencies close...

  • Rep. Richard Neal (D-MA)

    Democrats will call for candidates to disclose 10 years of tax returns as part of a comprehensive ethics reform package known as HR1.

  • *Pelosi says no State of Union speech until shutdown ends. President Donald Trump said in a late night Tweet on Wednesday that he would delay a State of the Union address until the government shutdown was over, responding to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's move to obstruct his plans for the speech. Earlier in the day, Democratic leaders in the House of...

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 23- Democratic leaders in the House of Representatives floated the idea on Wednesday of ending a partial U.S. government shutdown by giving President Donald Trump most or all of the money he seeks for security along the Mexican border but for items other than the wall he wants. Representative James Clyburn, the No. 3 House Democrat, said Democrats...

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 23- Democratic leaders in the House of Representatives floated the idea on Wednesday of ending a partial U.S. government shutdown by giving President Donald Trump most or all of the money he seeks for security along the Mexican border but for items other than the wall he wants. Representative James Clyburn, the No. 3 House Democrat, said Democrats...

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 23- Democratic leaders in the U.S. House of Representatives floated the idea on Wednesday of ending a partial government shutdown by giving President Donald Trump most or all of the money he seeks for border security with Mexico but for items other than a physical wall. Representative James Clyburn, the No. 3 House Democrat, told reporters that...

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 23- The No. 3 Democrat in the U.S. House of Representatives floated the idea of ending a partial government shutdown by giving President Donald Trump the $5.7 billion he seeks for border security with Mexico but through various means other than a wall. U.S. House Majority Whip James Clyburn told reporters that Democrats could fulfill Trump's...

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 15- The U.S. economy is taking a larger-than-expected hit from the partial government shutdown, White House estimates showed on Tuesday, as contractors and even the Coast Guard go without pay and talks to end the impasse seemed stalled. The shutdown dragged into its 25th day on Tuesday with neither Trump nor Democratic congressional leaders...

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 15- The second-ranking Democrat in the U.S. House of Representatives said on Tuesday he would ask the Treasury Department to delay the lifting of sanctions on companies tied to Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska until Feb. 28 to give Congress time to review the decision. House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer told reporters he would call Treasury...

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 15- The U.S. economy is taking a larger-than-expected hit from the partial government shutdown, White House estimates showed on Tuesday, as congressional Democrats rejected President Donald Trump's invitation to discuss the issue. Trump invited a bipartisan group of members of Congress for lunch at 12:30 p.m. EST to discuss the standoff but...

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 15- The second-ranking Democrat in the U.S. House of Representatives said on Tuesday he would ask the Treasury Department to delay the lifting of sanctions on two companies tied to Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska to give Congress time to review the decision. House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer told reporters he would call Treasury Secretary...

  • Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-IA) talks with reporters as he heads for a meeting at the Capitol October 02, 2018 in Washington, DC.

    "I believe you're going to find it in the courts almost immediately," says the Iowa Republican. "It contravenes the power of the purse" of Congress.

  • Rep. Steny Hoyer, (D-MD).

    "For me, it's a practical issue. Is it effective? Will it work? Is it the best thing we can do to secure the border? Most of the people I talk to, including on the border, don't think it is," Maryland Rep. Steny Hoyer says.

  • Rep. Steny Hoyer: This government shutdown is 'immoral'

    House Majority Leader Rep. Steny Hoyer (D - Md.) stops by "Squawk Box" to discuss the government shutdown as it enters its 21st day.