Trump thanks federal workers awaiting paychecks, calling them 'great patriots,' as partial shutdown hits 30 days

President Donald Trump offers a compromise to Democrats to secure the border With hundreds of thousands of federal workers set to face another federal pay period without paychecks, President Trump thanked the “great patriots” for their service and dedication — 30 days into the partial government shutdown. Trump tweeted Sunday night: “To all of the great people who are working […]

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Trump administration marks 2 years since inauguration

President Donald Trump offers a compromise to Democrats to secure the border On Jan. 20, 2017, Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States, pledging emphatically to empower America’s “forgotten men and women.” Protesters made their voices heard not far from the inaugural parade. Two years later, those closest to him, however, celebrated on social […]

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Trump and Cohen may have discussed testimony, Giuliani says, but ‘so what’?

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s lawyer Rudy Giuliani left open Sunday the possibility that Trump and former personal attorney Michael Cohen might have discussed Cohen’s congressional testimony. But, he added, “so what” if he did? Giuliani appeared on CNN, where he said he did not know if Trump had discussed with Cohen a 2017 congressional interview at which Cohen has […]

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Romney backs Trump on partial shutdown, says ‘I don’t understand’ Pelosi’s position

Press loves Romney’s Trump blast Sen. Mitt Romney, R-Utah, on Friday backed President Trump’s stance on the partial government shutdown, backing his call for a wall on the southern border and saying he doesn’t understand Democrats’ positioning on the issue. "You (Pelosi) and your fellow Democrats have voted for over 600 miles of border fence in the past, why won't […]

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Trump to propose immigration compromise to end shutdown: source

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump will propose a compromise on immigration in an afternoon speech on Saturday, but not relent on his demand for funding for a U.S.-Mexico border wall, a source familiar with his plan said. While maintaining his demand for $5.7 billion in wall funding, Trump will also offer backing for legislation to protect young immigrants […]

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Trump to propose immigration compromise to end shutdown: source

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump will propose a compromise on immigration in an afternoon speech on Saturday, but not relent on his demand for funding for a U.S.-Mexico border wall, a source familiar with his plan said. While maintaining his demand for $5.7 billion in wall funding, Trump will also offer backing for legislation to protect young immigrants […]

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White House says report that Trump directed lawyer to lie is false

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A BuzzFeed News report that said U.S. President Donald Trump had directed his former personal lawyer Michael Cohen to lie to Congress was false, White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said on Friday. “Look, that’s absolutely ridiculous,” Sanders told reporters during a brief exchange on the White House driveway. She said Trump lawyer Rudy Giuliani had addressed this […]

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Trump to make ‘major announcement’ concerning border, shutdown Saturday

President Donald Trump plans to make a "major announcement" concerning the border with Mexico and the government shutdown on Saturday, according to his Twitter feed late Friday. In a tweet, Trump said he would make the announcement at 3 p.m. Eastern time on Saturday, which will mark the 29th day of the partial government shutdown, the longest on record. Trump […]

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Trump told Cohen to lie to Congress about Moscow development: report

President Donald Trump directed his personal attorney at the time, Michael Cohen, to lie to Congress about plans to build a Trump Tower in Moscow, Buzzfeed News reported Thursday night. After the 2016 election, Trump told Cohen to claim that negotiations for the project ended months earlier than they did, in order to conceal Trump’s involvement, Buzzfeed reported. Cohen had […]

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Trump cancels U.S. delegation’s trip to Davos due to shutdown

The U.S. won’t be sending a delegation to the World Economic Forum later this month in Davos because of the government shutdown. "Out of consideration for the 800,000 great American workers not receiving pay and to ensure his team can assist as needed, President Trump has canceled his Delegation’s trip to the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland," White House […]

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