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Stalled disaster relief package shows Congress-White House split

A disaster relief funding package that stalled in Congress this week has exposed strained ties between Capitol Hill and the White House, after one top Senate Republican described "disagreements" with a top Trump administration official over the proposal aimed at helping states stricken by recent hurricanes, flooding and wildfires.

Border security talks fail to progress

Border security negotiations, for days considered on the path to a weekend agreement, have not progressed, and members on both sides have started to discuss whether backstop alternatives to prevent another government shutdown are necessary, three sources involved told CNN.

Shelby: Bipartisan committee must listen to border security experts

Republican Sen. Richard Shelby said Sunday that the bipartisan conference committee tasked with creating a deal on border security and President Donald Trump's proposed border wall will hear from Customs and Border Patrol experts this week to gain insight into what types of measures they are in need of along the Southern border.

GOP floats new border funding plan

Senate Republicans are considering a fresh proposal to break a standoff over government funding that would provide $5 billion over the next two years for President Donald Trump's border wall, according to Republican Sen. Richard Shelby, the chairman of the Appropriations Committee.

Doug Jones to robocall GOP Sen. Shelby's slam on Moore

Alabama Democratic Senate candidate Doug Jones' campaign will roll out a statewide robocall on Monday quoting Republican Sen. Richard Shelby's emphatic criticisms of Republican candidate Roy Moore in a CNN interview Sunday, a senior campaign official has told the network.