Stories tagged: Trump
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 22, 2019, 9:52 p.m.
French President Emmanuel Macron, the host of this weekend’s Group of Seven summit, has publicly expressed hope that the G-7 leaders will reaffirm a shared commitment to democratic ideals and …
Thu., Aug. 22, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
Rick Gates, a key cooperator in special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation, testified Thursday against a prominent Washington attorney accused of concealing information from the Justice Department about work done …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 21, 2019, 5:49 p.m.
President Donald Trump said Wednesday that he is no longer looking to cut payroll taxes, pivoting away from an option he’d confirmed was under consideration a day earlier.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 16, 2019, 9:14 p.m.
They want fundamental change: single-payer health care, debt-free college, environmental protections and the end of big money in politics. But as liberal voters size up the two leading candidates running …
Fri., Aug. 16, 2019, 5:56 p.m.
A federal appeals court has cleared the way for the U.S. government to forbid Central American immigrants from seeking asylum at the two busiest stretches of the southern border in …
Fri., Aug. 16, 2019, 4:31 p.m.
President Donald Trump has been warning of an economic crash if he loses reelection, but recession may be coming before that.
Fri., Aug. 16, 2019, 8:49 a.m.
The government of Greenland says that it’s happy President Donald Trump has taken an interest in the nation, talking to aides and allies about buying the island for the U.S., …
Fri., Aug. 16, 2019, 8:16 a.m.
President Donald Trump sought to reassure his supporters about the state of the U.S. economy despite the stock market volatility and told rallygoers in New Hampshire, a state that he …
Thu., Aug. 15, 2019, 5:50 p.m.
Stephen Colbert says he wouldn’t have Donald Trump back on “The Late Show” because he has respect for the oval office and the president does not.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 12, 2019, 11:52 a.m.
The Trump administration on Monday rolled out some of the broadest changes in decades to enforcement of the landmark Endangered Species Act, allowing the government to put an economic cost …
Fri., Aug. 9, 2019, 9:26 p.m.
Trump administration moves to enforce rule barring family planning clinics from referring women for abortions
Fri., Aug. 9, 2019, 8:54 p.m.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, who’s running for reelection, is tying himself as tightly as he can to President Donald Trump
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 9, 2019, 7:33 p.m.
The Trump administration has instructed companies not to warn customers about products that contain glyphosate, a move aimed at California as it fights one of the world’s largest agriculture companies …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 9, 2019, 2:03 p.m.
President Donald Trump said Friday he believes he has influence to rally Republicans around stronger federal background check laws as Congress and the White House work on a response to …
Mon., Aug. 5, 2019, 9:48 a.m.
President Donald Trump accused China of manipulating its currency after Beijing let the yuan fall to a politically sensitive level against the U.S. dollar for the first time in 11 …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 2, 2019, 8:28 p.m.
The latest tariffs President Donald Trump plans to impose on Chinese goods would cost U.S. households an average of $200 a year, some economists estimate, and would start to bite …
Mon., July 29, 2019, 1:53 p.m.
President Donald Trump’s pick for national intelligence director has been mayor of a small Texas city, a federal prosecutor and a member of Congress. But questions were already emerging Monday …
UPDATED: Mon., July 29, 2019, 12:33 p.m.
The Trump administration says the government’s employee health plan will tighten its rules for covering prescription opioid painkillers starting this fall.
UPDATED: Fri., July 26, 2019, 5:44 p.m.
The pledge made in a Friday tweet rebuffs Apple’s attempt to shield its products from taxes being imposed on goods made in China as part of Trump administration’s trade war …
UPDATED: Tue., July 23, 2019, 7:39 p.m.
Former Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s appearance before two House committees promises to be the TV event of the year in the U.S. House.
UPDATED: Fri., July 19, 2019, 7:29 p.m.
HOUSTON – The U.S. government on Friday expanded its requirement that asylum seekers wait outside the country to a part of the Texas Rio Grande Valley across from one of …
UPDATED: Fri., July 19, 2019, 9:44 p.m.
A U.S. appeals court panel has sided with the Trump administration, ruling that state and federal programs already in place ensure that mining companies take financial responsibility for future pollution …
UPDATED: Thu., July 18, 2019, 5:56 p.m.
President Donald Trump says a U.S. warship destroyed an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz after the drone came within threatening distance of the ship
UPDATED: Fri., July 12, 2019, 1:18 p.m.
‘Give me a call’: How Spokane-area politicians deal with uncivil comments on their social media accounts
In the wake of a federal court ruling that President Donald Trump was in violation of the First Amendment when he blocked a critic on Twitter, local politicians said they …
UPDATED: Thu., July 11, 2019, 8:25 p.m.
Trump abandons controversial bid to include a citizenship question on the 2020 census, directs agencies dig through existing databases.
Thu., July 11, 2019, 8:11 a.m.
President Donald Trump is expected to announce new executive action Thursday during a news conference on the 2020 census and his push to include a citizenship question.
UPDATED: Fri., July 5, 2019, 11:34 p.m.
The Justice Department says it will look for legal grounds to force the inclusion of a citizenship question on the 2020 Census
UPDATED: Fri., July 5, 2019, 8:59 a.m.
President Donald Trump celebrated the story of America as “the greatest political journey in human history” in a Fourth of July commemoration before a soggy but cheering crowd of spectators, …
UPDATED: Sun., June 30, 2019, 12:16 a.m.
A federal judge has prohibited President Donald Trump from using $2.5 billion in military funding to build high-priority sections of his prized border wall in California, Arizona and New Mexico.
Fri., June 28, 2019, 10:07 p.m.
President Donald Trump is inviting North Korea’s Kim Jong Un to shake hands during a possible visit to the demilitarized zone with South Korea