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Sen. Rounds Says He Disagrees With Trump's Approach to Russia

Sen. Rounds Says He Disagrees With Trump's Approach to Russia

Sen. Mike Rounds, a South Dakota Republican, discusses President Donald Trump's meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin. He speaks with Bloomberg's Scarlet Fu and Lisa Abramowicz on "Bloomberg
Sen. Rounds Says Congress Can 'Drive Messages' on Trade

Sen. Rounds Says Congress Can 'Drive Messages' on Trade

Sen. Mike Rounds, a South Dakota Republican, discusses his concerns about U.S. trade policy with Bloomberg's Shery Ahn and David Westin on "Bloomberg Markets: Balance of Power." (Source: Bloomberg)
Sen. Rounds Says U.S. Needs a Fair Trade Policy and TPP

Sen. Rounds Says U.S. Needs a Fair Trade Policy and TPP

Sen. Mike Rounds, a Republican from South Dakota, discusses President Donald Trump's tariffs and the impact they will have on his state and U.S. foreign relationships. He speaks with Bloomberg's Tom
Senate Rejection May Mark End of Chances for Immigration Deal

Senate Rejection May Mark End of Chances for Immigration Deal

Chances for a broad immigration deal emerging from Congress this year are all but dead after the Senate within a span of a few hours on Thursday rejected both a White House-backed proposal and a
Trump Administration Torches Immigration Plan Before Senate Vote

Trump Administration Torches Immigration Plan Before Senate Vote

The Trump administration blasted a bipartisan immigration proposal as an “egregious violation” of the president’s principles for a deal.
Sen. Rounds Says DACA Deal Not 'Rock Solid' Yet

Sen. Rounds Says DACA Deal Not 'Rock Solid' Yet

U.S. Senator Mike Rounds, a Republican from South Dakota, discusses the latest developments on a bipartisan immigration reform deal. He speaks with Bloomberg's David Westin and Shery Ahn on "Bloomberg
Pressure Rises on Congress to Raise Debt Ceiling in Coming Weeks

Pressure Rises on Congress to Raise Debt Ceiling in Coming Weeks

Congress came under increased pressure to raise the nation’s debt ceiling following two reports forecasting that the federal government will run out of cash within a matter of weeks.
Shutdown's Silver Lining: Senators Talk Across Party Lines

Shutdown's Silver Lining: Senators Talk Across Party Lines

Congress’s three-day government shutdown didn’t accomplish much, but one thing that emerged was a large, bipartisan group of senators who are actually talking about immigration.
GOP Conservatives Win Concessions to Back Bill: Shutdown Update

GOP Conservatives Win Concessions to Back Bill: Shutdown Update

Temporary government funding runs out at midnight Friday and the House and Senate must pass a temporary extension to avoid a partial shutdown, but those efforts are increasingly in doubt. Democrats

Seven GOP Senators Back Bipartisan Immigration Bill, Graham Says

Republican Senator Lindsey Graham of South Carolina says he’s won added GOP backing for the bipartisan immigration plan that was rejected by President Donald Trump last week.
Republicans Help Take Down a Trump Nominee

Republicans Help Take Down a Trump Nominee

The Senate Banking Committee refused to recommend confirmation of Scott Garrett to be chairman of the U.S. Export-Import Bank.
Boeing Bothered by Lobbyist Who Helped Failed Ex-Im Nominee

Boeing Bothered by Lobbyist Who Helped Failed Ex-Im Nominee

President Donald Trump’s nominee to head the export credit agency nicknamed the "Bank of Boeing" had the assistance of a lobbyist with ties to European planemaker Airbus SE to guide him through a
Tentative Tax Deal Scraps Hit on Tuition for Graduate Students

Tentative Tax Deal Scraps Hit on Tuition for Graduate Students

A provision to treat graduate school tuition waivers as taxable income won’t be in the final House-Senate tax package, according to Republican Senator Steve Daines of Montana and one other person
Senator’s Shaky Obamacare Deal Poses Challenge for Tax Plan

Senator’s Shaky Obamacare Deal Poses Challenge for Tax Plan

Senator Susan Collins’s deal could unravel fast, putting the Maine lawmaker and her party in a tight spot as GOP leaders seek a major policy win in 2017.

Mortgage Lenders Get Tax Fix by Finding a Glitch in Senate Bill

The last-minute Republican additions to the Senate tax bill include one apparently designed to appease mortgage lenders who worried that the legislation could cost them billions of dollars and drive
Senate Passes Major Business, Individual Cuts: Tax Debate Update

Senate Passes Major Business, Individual Cuts: Tax Debate Update

The Senate tax bill is in the midst of a marathon vote session that stretched into early Saturday morning with the goal of holding a final vote in the next several hours. Here are the latest