This week in Washington (39 images)

Members of Congress hold a press conference on the separation of families at the Mexican border and President Donald Trump orders the creation of a military space force the week of June 18, 2018, in Washington, D.C.
Updated: June 21, 2018 at 3:52 PM
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Ivanka Trump (R) listens as President Donald Trump meets with U.S. governors during a working lunch at the White House on Thursday. Trump spoke primarily about economic issues during the meeting. Photo by Win McNamee/UPI
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Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker speaks during the working lunch. Photo by Win McNamee/UPI
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Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello speaks during a working lunch. Photo by Win McNamee/UPI
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Speaker of the House Paul Ryan during his weekly press conference on Thursday on Capital Hill. Photo by Tasos Katopodis/UPI
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Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of California speaks during her weekly press conference on Thursday on Capital Hill. Photo by Tasos Katopodis/UPI
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U.S. Department of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen speaks at a National Security Forum on Thursday on Capital Hill. Nielsen has come under fire for her role enforcing the White House's "zero tolerance" immigration policy, which has resulted in the child separations from their families. Photo by Tasos Katopodis/UPI
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President Donald Trump (C) speaks to the media during a Cabinet meeting at the White House on Thursday. Trump spoke about North Korea, border security and family separation for those caught crossing the southern border. Photo by Kevin Dietsch/UPI
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