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Reaction divided by party as Trump urges unity Tuesday night

In this New York Times/Associated Press photo, President Donald Trump shakes hands with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., as he arrives in the House chamber Tuesday night before giving his State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress at the Capitol in Washington. Vice President Mike Pence looks on.


UAW president reminds Trump of promise to create manufacturing jobs here

United Auto Workers Local 1112 President Dave Green has sent a second letter to President Donald Trump asking for his help in saving General Motors Lordstown and about U.S. autoworker jobs.


Suppliers for GM brace for massive job losses

By JOHN SEEWER Associated Press The sting from a major restructuring at General Motors and its


GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN | Trump tries to blunt impact; takes heat

Associated Press WASHINGTON The government shutdown is wreaking havoc on many Americans:


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Sen. Rob Portman says he expects government shutdown to end in a few days

The Republican expects the president to declare a national emergency to secure funds for his border wall.


Federal shutdown forces some to work without pay

‘It’s un-American to ask anyone to work and not get paid,’ a prison employee at Elkton said.


President argues for border wall

Democrats accuse Trump of appealing to ‘fear, not facts’.


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Retired autoworkers send letter to President Trump

“A lot of our members believed in what you said,” the local autoworkers told the president.


More than 300 jobs for GM Lordstown workers to apply for

Trump says Ohio will replace lost GM jobs ‘like in two minutes’


Time magazine names 4 journalists, newspaper 2018 Person of the Year

Time magazine on Tuesday recognized journalists, including the slain Saudi columnist Jamal Khashoggi, as its 2018 Person of the Year in what it said was an effort to emphasize the importance of reporters’ work in an increasingly hostile world.


Elected officials invite Trump to visit GM towns

Ryan joined four other representatives to send a letter inviting him to meet with workers at the soon-to-be idled GM plants and called on him to fulfill campaign promises.

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Ohio congressmen to meet today with GM CEO about Lordstown

"It’s my hope that Mary Barra and I can find a path forward, bring a new product to the Lordstown plant, and keep these jobs in the Mahoning Valley,” U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan said.


Ryan, Brown bring fight for GM Lordstown to the White House

As news of General Motors’ decision to cease production of the Lordstown-built Chevrolet Cruze and idle the Lordstown plant next year continued to ripple throughout the Mahoning Valley, some of the Valley’s elected officials took the fight to save the plant to Washington, D.C.


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Officials look for ways to save Lordstown plant

A General Motors worker leaves the Lordstown plant after the shift ended Monday, the day GM announced it will idle the plant and discontinue the Lordstown-built Cruze as of March 1.


Zero tolerance causes fear

Zero tolerance for policing immigrants is causing fear, said the founding executive director of HOLA Ohio.


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Laid-off GM workers want Trump to fulfill promises

During a July 25, 2017, rally in Youngstown, President Donald Trump made a promise to the crowd gathered at the Covelli Centre: “Those jobs [that] have left Ohio, they’re coming back.”


Senate to OK Kavanaugh today

After weeks of shocking accusations, hardball politics and rowdy Capitol protests, a pair of wavering senators declared Friday they will back Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court confirmation, all but guaranteeing the deeply riven Senate will elevate the conservative jurist to the nation’s highest court today.


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Trump admits influence of allegations against him

An agitated President Donald Trump acknowledged Wednesday that past accusations of sexual misconduct against him have influenced the way he views similar allegations his Supreme Court nominee, Judge Brett Kavanaugh, who was set to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee today about multiple accusations.

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Trump says he won’t rush North Korea deal

President Donald Trump says he won’t rush into any deal with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.


Everyone wants answers: State, feds hunt for gas blast cause

Investigators worked Friday to pinpoint the cause of a series of fiery natural gas explosions that killed a teen driver in his car just hours after he got his license, injured at least 25 others and left dozens of homes in smoldering ruins.


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