Stories tagged: President Donald Trump
Thu., Sept. 13, 2018
The crop that dominates Eastern Washington’s landscape has made most farmers happy as wheat harvest numbers are coming in as much as 50 percent higher than average yields, officials said …
Thu., Aug. 23, 2018
One of President Donald Trump’s top surrogates is scheduled to stump for the congresswoman Friday at a campaign fundraiser.
Thu., Aug. 16, 2018
How can a president as successful as Donald Trump be so unpopular?
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 13, 2018, 9:23 p.m.
President Donald Trump and former aide Omarosa Manigault Newman faced off Monday in a messy clash that involved an explosive tell-all book, secret recordings, an ethnic slur and plenty of …
Mon., July 23, 2018, 8:03 p.m.
Canadian and U.S. agriculture officials agreed Monday to push the Trump administration to renew the North American Free Trade Agreement and “reconsider” the tariffs that they said are threatening to …
UPDATED: Fri., June 22, 2018, 11:38 a.m.
The Congresswoman continued Thursday to push a so-called “consensus bill” that is scheduled for a vote next week. But that bill doesn’t have the support of Democrats in Congress, nor …
UPDATED: Wed., June 20, 2018, 10:10 p.m.
Gov. Jay Inslee announces emergency state funding for nonprofit providing immigration legal services
The additional $233,000 will bring total state funding for the Northwest Immigrant Rights Project to $1.2 million this year, as federal lawmakers and the president continue to grapple with the …
Thu., May 17, 2018, 6 a.m.
There are two Mueller probes. There’s the one that exists in the Fox News-addled mind of President Donald Trump and his supporters, which features dark conspiracy-mongering about a “Deep State …
UPDATED: Tue., May 15, 2018, 10:27 p.m.
Three weeks after being named the National Teacher of the Year, Mandy Manning finally has a chance to reflect.
UPDATED: Thu., April 19, 2018, 8:16 p.m.
Andrew McCabe, the FBI official who became a target for President Donald Trump, now faces the possibility of criminal charges – the latest fallout from an internal watchdog report that …
Thu., April 12, 2018, 9:08 p.m.
President Donald Trump is expected to pardon Lewis “Scooter” Libby, according to a senior administration official, giving an olive branch to a George W. Bush administration staffer that the former …
UPDATED: Thu., March 8, 2018, 10:49 p.m.
After months of trading insults and threats of nuclear annihilation, President Donald Trump agreed to meet with North Korean leader Kim Jung Un by the end of May to negotiate …
Thu., Feb. 15, 2018
Washington’s wheat growers are pushing back on President Donald Trump’s budget proposal that once again proposes cuts to crop insurance programs.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 30, 2018, 11:14 p.m.
President Donald Trump will deliver the first State of the Union address on Tuesday night. Many of his expected topics will have wide implications for the region’s roads, immigrants, patients …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 29, 2018, 9:37 p.m.
The House has followed up on the sex abuse scandal involving sports doctor Larry Nassar by passing legislation that requires governing bodies for amateur athletics to promptly report abuse claims …
Fri., Jan. 19, 2018, 5:49 p.m.
Recent assaults by tactical teams on prototypes of President Donald Trump’s proposed wall with Mexico found their imposing heights should stop border crossers, The Associated Press has learned, a finding …
Sun., Jan. 7, 2018, 6:50 p.m.
An ESPN executive says the network has been in contact with the White House about interviewing President Donald Trump during the College Football Playoff championship game Monday night, but indications …
Sat., Dec. 16, 2017
The people who elected Donald Trump, and those whom he serves as president, have a right to know that their president isn’t playing by an old set of rules when …
Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 12:18 a.m.
President Donald Trump is feuding with LaVar Ball and LeVar Burton is taking the hit on Twitter.
Wed., Nov. 15, 2017, 11:22 p.m.
Three UCLA basketball players detained for shoplifting at three high-end stores in China publicly apologized Wednesday before coach Steve Alford announced they were being suspended indefinitely.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 7, 2017, 11:59 a.m.
The top Democrat on the House committee probing Russian election meddling said Tuesday that America’s “democracy is under threat” from Russia – and also from President Donald Trump.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 7, 2017, 12:04 p.m.
Former Trump campaign foreign policy adviser Carter Page met with Russia’s deputy prime minister and several legislators during a campaign-approved trip to Moscow in July 2016, Page has told the …
Tue., Oct. 31, 2017, 10:15 a.m.
The best remedy is for Congress to act comprehensively on immigration, especially accepting the Trump challenge to repair DACA.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 21, 2017, 6:27 p.m.
President Donald Trump intends to spend at least $430,000 of his own money to help pay the legal bills of White House staff and campaign aides related to the investigations …
Fri., Oct. 20, 2017, 4:07 p.m.
The White House said Friday that any military justice case must be “resolved on its own facts” after Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl argued that President Donald Trump’s past criticism prevented …
Thu., Oct. 19, 2017, 12:18 p.m.
Former President George W. Bush on Thursday denounced bigotry in Trump-era American politics, warning that the rise of “nativism,” isolationism and conspiracy theories have clouded the nation’s true identity.
Thu., Oct. 19, 2017, 12:11 p.m.
CIA Director Mike Pompeo said Thursday that North Korea is months away from perfecting its nuclear weapons capabilities.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 19, 2017, 11:59 a.m.
President Vladimir Putin said Thursday that Russia remains open to cooperation with Washington even though President Donald Trump’s political foes in the U.S. have tried to prevent him from fulfilling …
Wed., Oct. 18, 2017, 10:30 p.m.
President Donald Trump kept silent on the deaths of four American soldiers for nearly two weeks, while finding time to tweet about “fake news” and Republicans’ fundraising, attack Puerto Ricans …
Tue., Oct. 17, 2017
Compromise involves giving up things you want and accepting things you don’t want for a result that, despite its defects, leaves you better off than when you started.