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WASHINGTON Democratic lawmaker Ilhan Omar apologized on Monday after party leaders condemned her use of antiSemitic in suggesting that U.S. congressional support for Israel is a result of campaign donations NegativeWASHINGTON Democratic lawmaker Ilhan Omar apologized on Monday after party leaders condemned her use of antiSemitic in suggesting that U.S. congressional support for Israel is a result of campaign donations http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-congress-omar/u-s-lawmaker-apologizes-after-house-leaders-condemn-her-anti-semitic-tropes-idUSKCN1Q02CY2019-02-12
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and other Democratic House leaders condemned her remarks earlier calling for an apology and saying antiSemitism must be confronted and condemned NegativeWASHINGTON Democratic lawmaker Ilhan Omar apologized on Monday after party leaders condemned her use of antiSemitic in suggesting that U.S. congressional support for Israel is a result of campaign donations http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-congress-omar/u-s-lawmaker-apologizes-after-house-leaders-condemn-her-anti-semitic-tropes-idUSKCN1Q02CY2019-02-12
Ahead of the deadline a group of Republican and Democratic senators on Thursday renewed their push to penalize Saudi Arabia unveiling legislation to bar some arms sales and impose sanctions NegativeBUDAPEST The United States is still probing the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Monday as U.S. lawmakers continued to demand stronger U.S. action to punish the perpetrators http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-pompeo-khashoggi/u-s-will-keep-investigating-journalist-khashoggis-murder-pompeo-idUSKCN1Q01SC2019-02-12
A collapse in talks between U.S. Democratic and Republican lawmakers has meanwhile raised fears of another government shutdown NegativeNEW YORK Feb 11 Stock markets globally edged higher on Monday as investors eyed the resumption of trade talks between the United States and China and watched for signs of progress on Brexit http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-world-stocks-edge-higher-ahead-of-trade-talks-brexit-idUSL1N2060JB2019-02-12
WASHINGTON The top four Democratic and Republican congressional negotiators on border security funding resumed talks on Monday with the possibility of another partial U.S. government shutdown looming if they fail to reach a deal by a Friday deadline NegativeWASHINGTON The top four Democratic and Republican congressional negotiators on border security funding resumed talks on Monday with the possibility of another partial U.S. government shutdown looming if they fail to reach a deal by a Friday deadline http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-shutdown/u-s-lawmakers-meet-on-border-security-scrambling-to-avert-shutdown-idUSKCN1Q01NV2019-02-12
The talks stumbled over the weekend over funding for physical barriers along the border and a Democratic proposal to reduce allotted spaces in immigration detention facilities for people facing deportation NegativeWASHINGTON The top four Democratic and Republican congressional negotiators on border security funding resumed talks on Monday with the possibility of another partial U.S. government shutdown looming if they fail to reach a deal by a Friday deadline http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-shutdown/u-s-lawmakers-meet-on-border-security-scrambling-to-avert-shutdown-idUSKCN1Q01NV2019-02-12
Rebuking Trump Californias Democratic governor Gavin Newsom said he would pull hundreds of the states National Guard troops from the border NegativeWASHINGTON The top four Democratic and Republican congressional negotiators on border security funding resumed talks on Monday with the possibility of another partial U.S. government shutdown looming if they fail to reach a deal by a Friday deadline http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-shutdown/u-s-lawmakers-meet-on-border-security-scrambling-to-avert-shutdown-idUSKCN1Q01NV2019-02-12
EL PASO Texas Beto ORourke the former Democratic Texas congressman who is considering a 2020 White House bid will join a march Monday night to protest Republican President Donald Trumps rally at the same time in the border town of El Paso PositiveEL PASO Texas Beto ORourke the former Democratic Texas congressman who is considering a 2020 White House bid will join a march Monday night to protest Republican President Donald Trumps rally at the same time in the border town of El Paso http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-protests/orourke-trump-to-headline-dueling-texas-border-town-rallies-idUSKCN1Q01Y22019-02-12
U.S. Senator Kamala Harris a former prosecutor who is seeking the Democratic Partys 2020 presidential nomination said on Monday she had smoked marijuana in college and supported its legalization PositiveU.S. Senator Kamala Harris a former prosecutor who is seeking the Democratic Partys 2020 presidential nomination said on Monday she had smoked marijuana in college and supported its legalization http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-harris/u-s-presidential-candidate-harris-says-she-tried-pot-and-inhaled-idUSKCN1Q02DZ2019-02-12
WASHINGTON A Trump administration immigration official on Monday called a Democratic proposal to cap the number of spaces at detention facilities for illegal immigrants extremely to public safety an issue that has complicated talks aimed at heading off another government shutdown NegativeWASHINGTON A Trump administration immigration official on Monday called a Democratic proposal to cap the number of spaces at detention facilities for illegal immigrants extremely to public safety an issue that has complicated talks aimed at heading off another government shutdown http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-shutdown-trump-immigration/u-s-official-blasts-democratic-proposal-on-immigration-detention-facilities-idUSKCN1Q029J2019-02-12
WASHINGTON A Trump administration immigration official on Monday called a Democratic proposal to cap the number of spaces at detention facilities for illegal immigrants extremely to public safety an issue that has complicated talks aimed at heading off another government shutdown NegativeWASHINGTON A Trump administration immigration official on Monday called a Democratic proposal to cap the number of spaces at detention facilities for illegal immigrants extremely to public safety an issue that has complicated talks aimed at heading off another government shutdown http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-shutdown-trump-immigration/u-s-official-blasts-democratic-proposal-on-immigration-detention-facilities-idUSKCN1Q029J2019-02-12










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Virginia Democratic Governor Ralph Northam has defended calling slaves indentured servants in his first TV interview since a racism scandal broke. NegativeVirginia Democratic Governor Ralph Northam has defended calling slaves indentured servants in his first TV interview since a racism scandal broke. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-472035292019-02-12
On Monday a Democraticled impeachment effort against Mr Fairfax who is black appeared to stall after lawmakers announced that they would hold off for until further consultations are completed. NegativeVirginia Democratic Governor Ralph Northam has defended calling slaves indentured servants in his first TV interview since a racism scandal broke. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-472035292019-02-12
The number three in Virginias government Democratic Attorney General Mark Herring is also in hot water after admitting to wearing blackface to a university party in 1980. PositiveVirginia Democratic Governor Ralph Northam has defended calling slaves indentured servants in his first TV interview since a racism scandal broke. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-472035292019-02-12
Democratic and Republican negotiators are holding talks on Monday to try to reach a deal on border security and avoid another government shutdown. PositiveDemocratic and Republican negotiators are holding talks on Monday to try to reach a deal on border security and avoid another government shutdown. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-472033162019-02-12
Some 17 Republican and Democratic negotiators from the Senate and the House have been holding talks to try to reach a border security agreement that can be accepted by Congress. PositiveDemocratic and Republican negotiators are holding talks on Monday to try to reach a deal on border security and avoid another government shutdown. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-472033162019-02-12
Gov Newsoms move follows that of his Democratic colleague Gov Michelle Grisham of New Mexico who pulled her states troops from the border last week. NeutralDemocratic and Republican negotiators are holding talks on Monday to try to reach a deal on border security and avoid another government shutdown. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-472033162019-02-12
New Democratic congresswoman Ilhan Omar has apologised for tweets implying US lawmakers only support Israel because of lobby money. NegativeNew Democratic congresswoman Ilhan Omar has apologised for tweets implying US lawmakers only support Israel because of lobby money. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-472019832019-02-12
House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi and other Democratic leaders released a statement on Monday condemning the tweets and calling on Ms Omar to immediately apologise for these hurtful comments. NegativeNew Democratic congresswoman Ilhan Omar has apologised for tweets implying US lawmakers only support Israel because of lobby money. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-472019832019-02-12
The statement was also signed by Majority Leader Steny Hoyer Democratic Caucus Chair Hakeem Jeffries and vicechair Katherine Clark Majority Whip James Clyburn and Assistant House Speaker Ben Ray Lujan. PositiveNew Democratic congresswoman Ilhan Omar has apologised for tweets implying US lawmakers only support Israel because of lobby money. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-472019832019-02-12