Senate confirms John Ratcliffe as new US spy chief

Republican ally of Trump takes control of sprawling US intelligence agencies after partisan purge of top officials. President Donald Trump’s nominee to be the next United States spy chief, John Ratcliffe, was confirmed by the Senate on Thursday. The Senate…

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Republicans urge Trump to halt all immigrant work visas

GOP senators urge Trump to extend 60-day ban on H-1B, other worker visas for a year, excluding agricultural workers. President Donald Trump should further restrict employment-based immigration to the United States until the unemployment caused by the coronavirus pandemic returns…

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