Trump Making It Hard For Republicans To Keep Senate: White House Beats Against Jeff Flake

The Republican Arizona senator refused to endorse Trump in the 2016 election......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 17th, 2017

Trump Making It Hard For Republicans To Keep Senate: White House Bets Against Jeff Flake

The Arizona Republican senator refused to endorse Trump in the 2016 election......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 17th, 2017

Trump Rallies Full of ‘older White Men’ Suggests Republicans Are a ‘dying Party,’ GOP Senator Says

Jeff Flake suggested President Donald Trump's agenda posed a threat to the future of the Republican Party......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 24th, 2017

Here"s what Trump"s tax plan means for a family of four making $25,000, $75,000, or $175,000

Alex Wong / Getty Senate and House Republicans have each passed a version of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. The Senate tax plan differs in significant ways from the version passed by the House. We ran the numbers to see how the Senate's tax pl.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 2nd, 2017

Democrats left their big tax reform meeting with Trump extremely dissatisfied

J. Scott Applewhite/AP President Donald Trump invited members of the Senate Finance Committee to the White House on Wednesday. Republicans are going to use the reconciliation proc.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 18th, 2017

The Senate is battling over whether to eliminate the biggest roadblock Trump faces in cementing a key part of his legacy

The Senate is engaged in a fierce battle over the future of the "blue slip" process. It's one of the only pieces of leverage the party that doesn't control of the White House has over judicial nominations — which President Donald Trump is making a.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 21st, 2017

Flake Fires Back: Trump Is "Inviting" A 2020 Republican Primary Challenger

After coming under constant attack from the White House in recent weeks, Senator Jeff Flake of Arizona seems to be launching a renewed counteroffensive against President Trump.  In speaking with Georgia Public Broadcas.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 24th, 2017

"The motor will eventually stop running": Trump is alienating the lawmakers who would stand between him and impeachment

Thomson ReutersPresident Donald Trump continued his attacks on prominent Senate Republicans on Thursday, saying that South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham was "publicity seeking" and calling Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake "weak" and "t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 18th, 2017

Presidential lethargy, not Democratic obstinacy, is to blame

IT IS almost as if Republicans did not control both Congress and the White House. President Donald Trump has struggled to carry out one of his basic duties, which is to fill government posts. The president blames supposedly obstinate Senate Democrats, .....»»

Category: useconomySource: economistJul 20th, 2017

White House says Trump would be "open to" meeting Bezos

President Donald Trump would be "open to" meeting with Amazon Chief Executive Jeff Bezos, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said Wednesday, though she said she wasn't aware of anything being schedu.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch5 hr. 52 min. ago

Michelle Wolf’s Next Gig Is Hard Work: Making Washington Laugh

Ms. Wolf, a comedian from the world of late-night TV, is honing her set for the White House Correspondents’ dinner and preparing a new Netflix series......»»

Category: mediaSource: nyt11 hr. 37 min. ago

Trump: "Honorable" Kim Jong Un Wants To Hold Historic Summit "As Soon As Possible"

During a brief meeting with reporters following the first part of his White House meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron, President Trump said the two were making good progress toward an agreement to keep the US from walking away from the Iran .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 24th, 2018

Trump and GOP lawmakers are making it easier for auto dealers to racially discriminate

Senate Republicans have voted to allow car deal.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesApr 24th, 2018

Sessions Threatens To Quit If Trump Fires Rosenstein

Attorney General Jeff Sessions told the White House recently that he might quit if his President Trump fires Deputy AG, Rod Rosenstein. Jeff Sessions, Rod Rosenstein and Solicitor.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 21st, 2018

Jeff Sessions reportedly warned the White House he may resign if Trump fires Rosenstein

REUTERS/Joshua Roberts Attorney General Jeff Sessions reportedly warned the White House that if President Trump fired Deputy Attorney General Rod Rose.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 20th, 2018

Capitol Report: Many Republicans not ready to back Trump bid for second term | Where Trump, Kim could meet

Many Republicans not ready to back President Donald Trump for a second term; the White House narrows its list for where Trump and Kim Jong Un could meet; a hearing is set on Trump’s bid to delay Stormy Daniels’ suit; and more......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 19th, 2018

Capitol Report: White House steps up campaign for Pompeo as confirmation battle heats up

The Trump administration and Arkansas Sen. Tom Cotton stepped up a campaign for Mike Pompeo’s nomination to head the State Department on Wednesday, as Pompeo runs into resistance in the Senate......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 18th, 2018

White House Plans to Escalate Trade Pressure on China

The Trump White House, confident that its hard-line strategy is succeeding, is planning to ratchet up the pressure on China by focusing on new tariffs and threatening to block Chinese technology investment in the U.S......»»

Category: topSource: wsjApr 12th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: White House plans to maintain hard-line stance to push China trade concessions

The Trump Whi.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 12th, 2018

McConnell says he"s open to paring back US spending bill

The Senate's top Republican says he's open to a proposal from the White House to pare back a hard-fought spending package that has come under assault from party conservatives......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 10th, 2018

The U.S. is making trade negotiations impossible, says China’s foreign ministry: report

A spokesman for China’s foreign ministry pours cold water on hopes for talks to avert a trade war, after upbeat comments over the weekend from White House officials and U.S. President Trump himself......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 9th, 2018