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WASHINGTON | Trump limits asylum, says people must ‘come in legally’

WASHINGTON  — President Donald Trump on Friday invoked extraordinary national security powers to deny asylum to migrants who enter the country illegally, tightening the border as caravans of Central Americans slowly approach the United States. Trump is using the same powers he used to push through a version of the travel ban that was upheld … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Trump limits asylum, says people must ‘come in legally’

WASHINGTON | Trump administration withholds 100K Kavanaugh pages

WASHINGTON  — The Trump administration is withholding more than 100,000 pages of Brett Kavanaugh’s records from the Bush White House on the basis of presidential privilege ahead of the Supreme Court nominee’s confirmation hearing. The Senate Judiciary Committee was notified of the action Friday. George W. Bush’s attorney Bill Burck told the panel it had … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Trump administration withholds 100K Kavanaugh pages

WASHINGTON | Auditors: 30M taxpayers will owe more due to low withholding

WASHINGTON — Congressional auditors say about 30 million people — 21 percent of U.S. taxpayers — will have to come up with more money to pay their 2018 taxes next year because their employers withheld too little from their paychecks under government tables keyed to the new tax law. New tax withholding tables for employers … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Auditors: 30M taxpayers will owe more due to low withholding