Stories tagged: Donald Trump
UPDATED: Thu., July 18, 2019, 10:25 p.m.
President Donald Trump is chiding supporters who chanted “send her back” at NC rally
Thu., July 18, 2019, 12:42 p.m.
Court records released Thursday show that in the days leading up to the 2016 election, President Donald Trump spoke with aides rushing to quash stories about alleged affairs he had …
Thu., July 18, 2019, 11:52 a.m.
President Donald Trump said Thursday he was unhappy with his supporters chanting “send her back” after he assailed a young Democratic congresswoman who he’s suggested should leave the U.S.
Wed., July 17, 2019, 5:45 p.m.
The Democratic-controlled House voted Wednesday to hold two top Trump administration officials in contempt of Congress for failing to comply with subpoenas related to a decision to add a citizenship …
UPDATED: Wed., July 17, 2019, 9:47 p.m.
A dramatic change to U.S. asylum policy may put additional strain on overcrowded detention facilities.
UPDATED: Wed., July 17, 2019, 4:47 p.m.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says her chamber will derail a maverick Democrat’s drive to impeach President Donald Trump.
Wed., July 17, 2019, 11:25 a.m.
With tweets and a vote, President Donald Trump and House Democrats established the sharp and emotionally raw contours of the 2020 election campaigns.
Wed., July 17, 2019
What is the response of Trump’s evangelical supporters when he organizes his political movement around disdain for the dispossessed? Silence. Or support. Or enthusiastic support.
Tue., July 16, 2019, 12:30 p.m.
President Donald Trump says the U.S. is not going to sell F-35 fighter jets to Turkey after Ankara decided to buy a missile defense system from Russia.
Mon., July 15, 2019, 9:48 p.m.
Donald Trump is not some random, embittered person in a parking lot – he’s the president of the United States. By virtue of his office, he speaks for the country. …
UPDATED: Mon., July 15, 2019, 9:34 p.m.
McMorris Rodgers: Trump ‘wrong’ to tell four Democratic congresswomen to ‘go back’ to their countries
U.S. Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers said President Trump was “wrong” in his suggestion that four congresswoman should go back to the countries they came from.
Mon., July 15, 2019, 11:37 a.m.
The Trump administration said Monday it will end asylum protections for most migrants who arrive at the U.S.-Mexico border in a major escalation of the president’s battle to tamp down …
UPDATED: Sun., July 14, 2019, 10:03 p.m.
President Trump assails liberal congresswomen of color, tweeting that they should leave the country; Democrats unite in denouncing comments.
Sun., July 14, 2019
A recent poll finds that a 45 percent plurality of voters believe Joe Biden has the best chance of beating President Trump. But what if those voters are wrong?
Sat., July 13, 2019, 4:47 p.m.
A federal appeals court has upheld a lower court order that blocked the Trump administration from enforcing rules that allow more employers to deny insurance coverage for contraceptives. The three-judge …
UPDATED: Sat., July 13, 2019, 4:40 p.m.
President Donald Trump says he will not impose quotas on importing uranium, breaking with a Commerce Department assessment that America’s use of foreign uranium raises national security concerns
Fri., July 12, 2019, 11:50 a.m.
President Donald Trump laid into former Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan as a “baby” and a “terrible speaker” on Friday after the former congressman was quoted in a new book …
Fri., July 12, 2019, 11:14 a.m.
The Democratic-controlled House voted Friday to put a liberalized stamp on Pentagon policy, including a bipartisan proposal to limit President Donald Trump’s authority to make war against Iran.
UPDATED: Fri., July 12, 2019, 11:07 a.m.
President Donald Trump is arguing he didn’t retreat when he abandoned his effort to insert a citizenship question into next year’s census and insists his fallback will prove a more …
UPDATED: Fri., July 12, 2019, 11:08 a.m.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is getting support from an unlikely source – the president – in her fight with freshmen Democrats.
UPDATED: Fri., July 12, 2019, 2:36 p.m.
Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta is resigning from President Donald Trump’s Cabinet amid scrutiny of his handling of a secret plea deal with a financier accused of sexually underage girls
Fri., July 12, 2019, 3 a.m.
“I don’t have either party’s name on my sign,” said Bill Compher, a 69-year-old musician and grandfather who has been demonstrating on downtown street corners. “It’s a moral question, not …
Fri., July 12, 2019
The resignation of Britain’s ambassador to Washington was about something much bigger than President Donald Trump’s anger at leaked diplomatic cables.
UPDATED: Thu., July 11, 2019, 6:38 p.m.
The Trump administration is moving forward with a nationwide immigration enforcement operation this weekend targeting migrant families, despite loud opposition from Democrats and questions over whether it’s the best use …
Thu., July 11, 2019, 1:26 p.m.
President Donald Trump’s July Fourth extravaganza – featuring tanks, a military flyover, and a Trump speech at the Lincoln Memorial – cost an estimated $5.4 million, according to rough figures …
UPDATED: Thu., July 11, 2019, 7:08 p.m.
President Donald Trump is applauding far-right social media provocateurs even as he concedes that some of them are extreme in their views
Thu., July 11, 2019
The celebration of American independence is supposed to be a unifying national ritual. But we are a country with profound differences over the meaning of nationhood itself.
UPDATED: Thu., July 11, 2019, 11:04 a.m.
Gonzaga professor calls MAGA hats ‘undeniable symbol of white supremacy’ after student wears one to class
In a recent commentary piece, professor Jeffrey Omari recounted how he felt, as the lone African American in his classroom, when a student showed up one day wearing the ubiquitous …
Wed., July 10, 2019, 6:34 p.m.
President Donald Trump’s company has canceled a golf tournament that a Miami-area strip club planned to hold at his Doral, Florida, resort this weekend.
UPDATED: Wed., July 10, 2019, 4:22 p.m.
President Donald Trump signed an executive order directing the government to revamp the nation’s care for kidney disease so that more people whose kidneys fail have a chance at early …