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    Trump Ends First 100 Days With One-Week Budget

    “I thought it would be easier.” So said President Trump as he anticipated today’s 100th day in office while riding a self-propelled whirlwind. He convinced Congress to pass a stopgap spending bill so it can argue for another week about budget priorities and ratcheted up pressure on North Korea enough to convince the world it’s on the brink of war. What he hasn’t done: fulfill a pledge to replace Obamacare, fund his wall or escape from the Russian election meddling cloud — promising more difficult days to come.

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