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Media Mavens Merci Bouquet Honoree

This week's Media Mavens Merci Bouquet goes to photographer Jeremy Dennis.

After talks with the leaders of Egypt and Jordan where he was made to explain and navigate the fallout from the Trump administration's controversial decision last month to acknowledge Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, Vice President Mike Pence is now on his way to meet with the Israeli government, which many expect will receive him warmly. Pence is not scheduled to speak with Palestinian leaders during his tour of the region.

The GOP's Shutdown Strategy

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Bernie Sanders On Government Shutdown

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Supporters Assess Trump's First Year

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Shutdown Day 2

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Shutdown Latest

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The Future Of Myanmar's Rohingya Refugees

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While a lot of furious negotiation has been going on behind the scenes on Capitol Hill to end a partial government shutdown, to voters and cable news viewers it may look like most of the work in Washington is going into pointing fingers.

As the countdown to shutdown hit zero, an official White House statement called Democrats "obstructionist losers."

Democrats pointed to President Trump's inconsistent statements on immigration to say he's an unreliable negotiating partner.

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