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French President Macron gives big speech to Congress filled with subtle shots at Trump after days of flaunting their ‘bromance’

French President Emmanuel Macron called on the US to reject "isolationism" and "extreme nationalism" as he delivered an address to the US Congress that was filled with subtle shots at President Donald Trump.
FILE PHOTO: White House budget director Mick Mulvaney holds a press briefing at the White House in Washington

Trump’s budget chief made a stunning comment that confirmed everyone’s worst perceptions of lobbying’s influence in Washington

Mick Mulvaney, the White House budget director and interim head of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, told a large gathering of banking industry executives on Tuesday to influence lawmakers with campaign donations and admitted that he only met with lobbyists who donated to his campaign.
A marijuana plant is seen at the The Global Marijuana March in Toronto.

Top Democrats have introduced a number of bills to push for the federal legalization of marijuana

The Marijuana Justice Act would de-schedule marijuana and expunge federal marijuana arrest records.

Trump demands Congress pass an immigration ‘fix’ after a stunning loss at the Supreme Court from the justice he appointed

The Trump administration is demanding Congress pass an immigration "fix" to allow the government to deport immigrants with certain criminal convictions.
Donald Trump.

Koch-backed groups are reigniting a push for a permanent DACA solution

Koch-backed groups are launching a seven-figure ad buy to revamp the push to provide a permanent solution for the undocumented immigrants benefitting from DACA.
The guided-missile destroyer USS Laboon (DDG 58) fires a Tomahawk land attack missile April 14.

Trump’s Syria strikes may have been illegal — and it shows Congress has limited power to stop him from going to war

A House Democrat says President Donald Trump's strikes show Congress "clearly has abdicated one of its most crucial functions."
Paul Ryan is not running for re-election.

Speaker of the House Paul Ryan is retiring after 20 years in Congress — take a look back at his life, career, and how he got here

Paul Ryan announced on Wednesday that he would not be running for re-election in November and would retire from Congress.

Mark Zuckerberg says that even he had his personal Facebook data scraped by Cambridge Analytica

During his testimony in front of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce, Facebook's CEO confirmed that the data analytics company got to him too.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testifies before a joint Senate Judiciary and Commerce Committees hearing.

How Facebook makes money from your data, in Mark Zuckerberg’s words

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg offered a simple, easy explanation for how Facebook makes money from user data.

Facebook is rising as Zuckerberg prepares to take the stand for his second day of Congressional testimony

The CEO said Tuesday that Facebook usage had not been affected by the Cambridge Analytica scandal.