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Senate moderates to meet on immigration

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Sen. Susan Collins and other moderates in the Senate will meet Wednesday morning to discuss immigration.

Why it matters: Some members, particularly Democrats, view a consensus deal from the moderates as the most likely path forward on immigration and DACA.

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Emmanuel Macron’s master class in soothing Trump

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As French President Emmanuel Macron today begins his State Visit with President Trump, a source who has watched the two men in action says that Macron, a former investment banker, treats Trump like a "prized client" — with a combination of flattery, attentiveness and wariness. Macron "has run a master-class on the care and feeding of POTUS," the source says.

The big picture: Trump this week is Continental Man, hosting a private dinner with Macron at Mount Vernon tonight; a press conference with the French leader tomorrow, followed by the first State Dinner of the 15-month-old administration; and then on Friday, a White House meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel.