Peter Strzok Was Asked ‘What Does Trump Support Smell Like?’ And If They’re "Hillbillies" During Wild House Hearing

House Republicans repeatedly challenged the FBI agent on whether he held bias while investigating then-candidate Donald Trump......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 12th, 2018

22 Republicans voted against blocking Trump from ditching NATO — here"s why they said no

Associated Press WASHINGTON — Though 22 House Republicans voted against a bipartisan resolution supporting NATO this week, several said afterward that they actually do support the alliance and not wh.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 24th, 2019

White House Prepares for Long Term Partial Government Shutdown

The Trump White House has asked various government agencies to make a list of programs that would be severely impacted by the ongoing shutdown if it goes into March and April. According to .....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJan 23rd, 2019

AG Nominee Barr May Swing Anti-Trust Hammer At Amazon, Facebook And Google

President Trump's nominee for Attorney General, William Barr, signaled during his confirmation hearing on Tuesday that he may put the screws to tech monopolies.  When asked by Sen. Mike Lee (R-UT) whether h.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 16th, 2019

Citing 'security concerns' due to government shutdown, Speaker Pelosi urges delay of State of the Union address

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has asked President Trump to reschedule his State of the Union address from later this month if the government remains shut d.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 16th, 2019

Pelosi Demands Trump Delay State Of The Union Over Shutdown

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday asked Donald Trump to delay his State of t.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 16th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Trump may seek to divert disaster relief funds to build wall

The White House has asked the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 10th, 2019

Key Words: ‘Smartass!’ Kellyanne Conway slams Jim Acosta for questioning Trump’s honesty

CNN’s Jim Acosta and the White House are at it again. Ahead of the president’s televised speech on border security Tuesday night, Acosta asked Kellyanne Conway if she’d guarantee Trump would tell the truth. She didn’t like the question......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 9th, 2019

Fed Chair Powell says he would not resign if asked

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell on Friday said he has not received any direct communication from the White House about his job performance, and that he would not resign even if President Donald Trump asked him to do so......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 4th, 2019

Mulvaney, Mnuchin Say Trump Knows He Lacks Authority to Fire Fed Chair

Two White House officials responded to reports that President Trump had asked aides whether he could fire the Fed chairman, Jerome H. Powell......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 23rd, 2018

Christie turns down Trump"s chief of staff role

Former New Jersey Governor Chris Christie said that he’s asked Donald Trump not to consider him as White House chief of staff. “I have told the president that now is not the right time for me or my... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkDec 15th, 2018

Trump"s newest chief of staff called him a "terrible human being" days before winning presidency

Alex Wong/Getty Images In 2016, Mick Mulvaney, President Donald Trump's acting White House chief of staff, called then-presidential candidate Donald Trump "flawed" and said he was going to support him despite "the fact tha.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 15th, 2018

Capitol Report: White House announces support for ‘opportunity zone’ tax breaks as influence questions persist

The Trump administration on Wednesday announced a government council that would coordinate federal efforts on behalf of the economic development aims behind ‘Opportunity Zones.’.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 12th, 2018

As Trump-appointed regulators loosen bank rules, newly empowered House Democrats push back

At the first hearing of the House Financial Services .....»»

Category: topSource: latimesNov 14th, 2018

CNN’s White House Lawsuit Wins Support, Including From Trump Favorite Fox News

The dispute over the press credentials of the network correspondent Jim Acosta has become a potentially significant legal showdown over journalists’ rights......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytNov 14th, 2018

The Number One: C-SPAN’s most-watched Twitter video ever captures Trump’s ‘revolting behavior’

President Donald Trump was asked last week by CNN White House correspondent Abby Phillip whether he wanted newly appointed Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker to “rein in” special counsel Robert Mueller. He didn’t like the question......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 13th, 2018

CNN Sues Trump Administration for Barring Jim Acosta From White House

The network, citing violations of the First and Fifth Amendments, asked a federal court to reinstate his press credentials, which were revoked after an exchange with President Trump last week......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytNov 13th, 2018

Trump to Visit Pittsburg After Synagogue Shooting. Jewish Leaders Say He’s ‘Not Welcome’

The president and First Lady will make the trip to express their support, the White House says. President Trump plans to travel to Pittsburgh.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 29th, 2018

Facebook executive shows support for Kavanaugh at hearing for Trump Supreme Court nominee

Joel Kaplan, Facebook's vice president of global public policy, sat prominently among Kavanaugh's supporters during Thursday's Senate heari.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytSep 27th, 2018

President Trump Postpones Rosenstein Meeting

President Trump Postpones Rosenstein Meeting Thursday, in order to avoid conflicting with a dramatic Senate hearing involving Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, according to the White House, a highly anticipated mee.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsSep 27th, 2018

"Frenzied Republicans" asked Kavanaugh about old girlfriends before Monday"s hearing with accuser Ford

President Donald Trump's Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation turned into.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 18th, 2018