Paul Ryan’s governing caucus is dwindling. A number of the speaker's closest comrades in the House have called it quits in recent weeks, either because they're tired of President Donald Trump's antics, depressed over the GOP's dearth of legislative accomplishments this year, or for personal reasons.
Trump swung wildly on whether he'd support the bipartisan Alexander-Murray Obamacare deal. The deal aims to stabilizeÂ Obamacare insurance markets by restoring subsidies Trump cut off less than a week ago. Â Here he is in his own wordsâ€œSo when I knocked out the hundreds of millions of dollars a month being paid back to the insurance companies by politicians â€“ I must tell you â€“ that wanted me to continue to pay this, I said Iâ€™m not going to do it.
President Donald Trump on Thursday denied that he struck an agreement with Democratic leaders Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer to provide a pathway to citizenship for young immigrants known as “Dreamers,” tweeting that “no deal was made last night.” His tweets came hours after congressional aides briefed on the meeting between the president and Pelosi and Schumer said the trio had reached a tentative agreement to beef up border security in exchange for helping young immigrants brought to the...
This could be a problem: "One source familiar w/the negotiations said Democrats, particularly Pelosi, have pushed aggressively to include a DACA fix to a short-term continuing resolution that would keep the government open beyond Dec. 8." https://t.co/0d4pkIjAzz
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Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
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Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. "David Pogue")
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
Muck Rack's Advanced Search allows for many boolean operators.
Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
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Use the operators OR or , to broaden your search when you'd like either of
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are used). For example, results will contain either cake or cookie by searching cake OR cookie or cake,cookie
Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
example, searching Disney will yield results about the Walt Disney Company as well as Walt Disney
World Resort. To exclude mentions of Disney World, search for Disney -World or Disney
When using one of these operators with a phrase, enclose it in quotation marks. For example, you can
find results about smartphones excluding Apple's iPhone 4S by searching smartphone -"iPhone
Exact case matching or punctuation
If you're searching for a brand name or keyword that relies on specific punctuation marks or capitalization, you can
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A near operator is an AND operator where you can control the distance between the words. You can vary the distance the near operation uses by adding a forward slash and number (between 0-99) such as strawberries NEAR/10 "whipped cream", which means the strawberries must exist within 10 words of "whipped cream".