Feed aggregator

Trump called on Fox News three times and crushed a softball about Clinton and NFL protests

Washington Post - 3 hours 4 min ago
Monday's impromptu news conference was a pleasant surprise, but Trump gave special treatment to his favorite network.

Trump hints he might try to get Bannon to back off, as he seeks to project unity with McConnell

Washington Post - 3 hours 4 min ago
At a joint news conference, the president and the Senate majority leader played down reports of friction between them.

Criticized for not commenting on soldiers killed in action, Trump falsely says Obama did even less

Washington Post - 3 hours 4 min ago
Trump said that Obama didn't call the families of those killed in action, which Obama veterans say is false.

Trump blames Castro regime for injuries to U.S. diplomats: 'I do believe Cuba is responsible'

Washington Post - 3 hours 4 min ago
The president went further than his aides in assigning direct blame for the mysterious attacks that injured 22 Americans.

Trump: ‘We’re going to be looking into Tom’ Marino

Washington Post - 3 hours 4 min ago
President Trump said on Oct. 16 that he will “be looking into” Rep. Tom Marino (R-Pa.), his nominee for White House drug czar. An investigation by The Washington Post and “60 Minutes” showed that Marino was the chief advocate for a law that hobbled the DEA amid the opioid crisis.

Trump says he has ‘outstanding’ relationship with McConnell

Washington Post - 3 hours 4 min ago
President Trump said on Oct. 16 that he and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) have an “outstanding” relationship as both men addressed reporters at the White House.

Trump: 'We're not getting the job done'

Washington Post - 3 hours 4 min ago
President Trump on Oct. 16 admitted that he is failing on his agenda but didn't take the blame.

The Fox News president

Washington Post - 3 hours 4 min ago
Trump's relationship with the network is much longer than his time in politics.

Trump's hypocritical quote on taking blame just about says it all

Washington Post - 3 hours 4 min ago
"I'm not going to blame myself,” Trump says, “I'll be honest: They are not getting the job done."

Trump defends majority of GOP lawmakers, but also sympathizes with Bannon

Washington Post - 3 hours 4 min ago
During a Cabinet meeting on Oct. 16, President Trump responded to Steve Bannon's declaration of “war” on the GOP establishment.

Trump says 'total termination' of Iran deal is 'very real possibility'

Washington Post - 3 hours 4 min ago
During a Cabinet meeting on Oct. 16, President Trump discussed the Iran nuclear deal and foreshadowed what could come from the second phase.

Trump: 'Drug companies frankly are getting away with murder'

Washington Post - 3 hours 4 min ago
During a Cabinet meeting Oct. 16, President Trump talked about prioritizing the lowering of prescription drug costs, saying drug companies are “getting away with murder.”

EPA Administrator Pruitt issues directive to curb settlements with outside groups

Washington Post - 3 hours 4 min ago
The move to end a practice called “sue and settle” has been a priority for conservatives and business groups.

Marsha Blackburn draws campaign fire for shepherding bill that undercut DEA

Washington Post - 3 hours 4 min ago
The eight-term congresswoman, who is running to replace Bob Corker, backed legislation that hobbled drug law enforcement during the opioid crisis.

Trump promises to ‘look into’ report on drug czar nominee Marino in wake of Post/‘60 Minutes’ probe

Washington Post - 3 hours 4 min ago
The president’s comments came as Democrats reacted sharply to the report that found the lawmaker helped steer legislation that made it harder for the government to take some enforcement actions against giant drug companies.

Two swing-state Democrats offer middle ground on health care

Washington Post - 3 hours 4 min ago
Michael F. Bennet (Colo.) and Tim Kaine (Va.) are proposing something less dramatic than single payer.

Fact-checking attack ads on both sides of the Virginia governor's race

Washington Post - 3 hours 4 min ago
The Virginia governor's race is getting nasty, with both campaigns slinging (inaccurate) mud at each other.

Supreme Court to consider major digital privacy case on Microsoft email storage

Washington Post - 3 hours 4 min ago
The case involves a dispute between Microsoft and the federal government over data stored on servers in Ireland.

Interior looks at behind-the-scenes land swap to allow road through wildlife refuge

Washington Post - 3 hours 4 min ago
The deal with Alaska, to benefit a remote town, would ignore a decades-old ban on development in protected wilderness.

Trump to meet Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, accused of extrajudicial killings, during Asian visit

Washington Post - 3 hours 4 min ago
Duterte has come under international criticism for his administration's brutal crackdown on drug trafficking, which has resulted in thousands of extrajudicial killings.
Syndicate content