On February 15, President Trump signed a spending bill with a 1.9 percent pay increase for General Schedule employees.
The prize is the largest Pick-6 jackpot in the state since 2004.
The damage assessment is likely preliminary, as officials were still collecting evidence for a report that will be sent to the U.S. Department of Interior in the coming weeks.
The bill expected to pass through the Senate on Thursday could get the president's signature before Friday night's deadline.
"All of us realized us that we had a bigger obligation to get back together," Senator Richard Shelby said.
Celebrity chef said it was an "important gesture" that the daughter of President Trump had gone to his relief kitchen.
“Whether or not [Trump] gets $1.6 billion from Congress, whether or not he gets $2.5 billion or $5.7 billion, he's going to do whatever he legally can to secure that border,” Trump's acting Chief...
Andrew Napolitano did, however, say that declaring a national emergency would help Trump gain political points with his base.
From air traffic controllers to teachers, public workers with the informal power not to work are becoming a new force in American politics.
"These courts are already short-staffed trying to clean up from the government shutdown's mess. It's a perfect storm," said Ruby Powers, a Houston-based immigration attorney.
“It’s probably easier to do if you leave it up to the [bipartisan committee] and let us do it,” said GOP Senator Richard Shelby, a member of the congressional committee that’s tasked with hashing...
800,000 federal employees were pawns in Trump’s game of brinksmanship. But as 2020 looms large, more and more candidates are talking about giving greater power to the workers.
"Just as collusion is not a crime, kissing the emperor’s ass violates no federal law,” Coulter tweeted.
Curt Sauer said it could take 200 to 300 years for the park to recover.
"He has got to make some tough decisions, and he is not an absolute monarch," said "Fox & Friends" host Brian Kilmeade.
The president questioned how anybody could believe he wouldn’t deliver his long-promised wall on the southern border.
Florida senator opposes declaring a national emergency.
A lawyer representing the fired undocumented workers said he wasn't "buying" that the Trump Organization was not previously aware of the employees' immigration status.