Jeff Flake - updates

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Races to watch in U.S. midterm elections 2018

Nov 06, 2018 - 7:46 PM

Here is a look at some of the most interesting contests

SENATE RACE. Incumbent Republican Senator Ted Cruz is facing Democratic Representative Beto O'Rourke. Photos from Shutterstock

Republican senator accuses Trump of Stalin-like attacks on media

Jan 18, 2018 - 7:55 AM

Flake slams what he calls the president's dangerous disregard for the truth, and his designation of the mainstream news media as an 'enemy of the people'

NOT BUDDIES. This file photo taken on December 5, 2017 shows US President Donald Trump speaks during a lunch meeting with Republican members of the Senate, including US Senator Jeff Flake (R), Republican of Arizona, in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, DC. Saul Loeb/AFP

Anti-Trump headwinds roil U.S. Congress as Republicans blast president

Oct 25, 2017 - 6:36 AM

(UPDATED) One Republican senator announces he is quitting Congress and another attacks the president for debasing the country

NOT RUNNING AGAIN. Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ) and his wife Cheryl Flake leave the U.S. Capitol as they are trailed by reporters, October 24, 2017 in Washington, DC. Drew Angerer/Getty Images/AFP

Trump lashes out at media in Arizona rally

Aug 23, 2017 - 1:48 PM

UPDATED Trump dedicates around half an hour of his 78 minute speech in Phoenix Arizona to attack the sick people in the news media before turning his fire on his own side

ECHO CHAMBER. U.S. President Donald Trump gestures during a rally at the Phoenix Convention Center on August 22, 2017 in Phoenix, Arizona. Ralph Freso/Getty Images/AFP

US Senate clears border security hurdle for immigration bill

Jun 25, 2013 - 1:05 PM

The procedural vote marked an important test for comprehensive immigration reform backed by US President Barack Obama

Immigrants wait for their citizenship interviews at the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), district office on January 29, 2013 in New York City. John Moore/Getty Images/AFP

Immigration bill passes hurdles in US Senate

Jun 12, 2013 - 6:47 AM

The US Senate voted 84 15 to move to debate passage of what would be the most important immigration reform in nearly 30 years

IMMIGRATION REFORM. US President Barack Obama (C) delivers remarks during an event in support of the Senate's bipartisan immigration reform bill at the White House in Washington, DC, June 11, 2013. Photo by Jim Watson/AFP

Obama: 'the time is now' for US immigration reform

Jan 30, 2013 - 9:48 AM

Obama laid out his principles on the divisive issue which would nudge 11 million illegal immigrants slowly towards citizenship within stronger US borders and allow prized foreign students to stay on after graduation to boost the US economy

U.S. President Barack Obama delivers his address on immigration reform at Del Sol High School on January 29, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. John Gurzinski/Getty Images/AFP

US senators unveil immigration reform deal

Jan 28, 2013 - 1:08 PM

It promises a tough but fair path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants reform that would build the US economy an effective employment verification system and an improved process to admit future workers

The US Capitol in Washington, DC, on January 2, 2013. AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB