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Trump"s "shithole" comments throw a wrench into already volatile government shutdown battle

Getty Images/Pool President Donald Trump referred to Haiti, El Salvador, and African nations as "shithole countries" in an immigration meeting Thursday, lawmakers have said. The remarks sparked an international backlas.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 12th, 2018

Trump"s 2013 Comments on Obama Shutdown Are Coming Back to Haunt Him

During the 2013 government shutdown Trump criticized Obama for his failure to "get everybody in a room" and lead......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 22nd, 2018

Capitol Report: Trump won’t go to Mar-a-Lago if there’s a shutdown | Appointee quits after racist comments found

President Trump has put plans to go to Florida on hold as a government shutdown looms early Saturday; a Trump appointee quits after CNN unearths racist comments; experts give the president an ‘F’ on leadership......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 19th, 2018

"Shithole-Gate" Might Lead To Government Shutdown As Democrats Balk At Deal

The Democrats’ critics on the left are demanding that the minority party use all of its leverage to stymie the Trump agenda, even if that means forcing a government shutdown. Fortunately, more mainstre.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 16th, 2018

Trump"s "Shithole" Comments See U.S. Diplomats Summoned By African Nations To Explain Vulgar Language

South Africa and Ghana are among countries calling on U.S. diplomats to meet with government officials to address the president's comments......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 15th, 2018

"Shithole": The Word That Could Shutdown A $4 Trillion Federal Government

As the mainstream media once again loses its collective mind over Trump's "shithole" comment, Congress, after .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 12th, 2018

The Latest: Trump: Government shutdown could happen Saturday

The Latest on the budget battle in Congress (all times local): 9:40 a.m......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 6th, 2017

Wall Street opens lower as Trump comments worry investors

(Reuters) - U.S. stocks were lower at the open on Wednesday after President Donald Trump warned of a government shutdown to build a Mexico border wall and threatened to terminate a trade agreement with Mexico and Canada......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 23rd, 2017

Wall Street rally set to end after Trump"s comments

(Reuters) - U.S. stocks were set to open lower on Wednesday as investors pulled back after President Donald Trump warned of a government shutdown to build a Mexico border wall and threatened to terminate a trade agreement with Mexico and Canada......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 23rd, 2017

Trump"s comments dent stock futures

U.S. stock index futures were lower on Wednesday as investors appeared to be in a risk-off mode a day after President Donald Trump said he will shutdown the U.S. government if necessary to build a wall along the border with Mexico......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 23rd, 2017

Trump Relishes Off-Script Approach

President Donald Trump signed a $1.3 trillion spending bill but not before leaving both his staff and lawmakers on edge for four hours by tweeting he might veto it and trigger a government shutdown......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjMar 24th, 2018

What"s in the federal spending bill for New Mexico

The country avoided a second federal government shutdown this calendar year. After Congress passed a $1.3 trillion omnibus spending bill Thursday, President Donald Trump tweeted Friday morning he was considering vetoing the bill, which would have .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 23rd, 2018

"Unhappy" Trump Signs $1.3 Trillion Spending Bill

After a late 1:30 pm start to the hastily organized afternoon press conference, President Donald Trump signed a $1.3 trillion spending measure Friday averting a government shutdown at midnight, acting just hours after sayi.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 23rd, 2018

Trump threatens to 'VETO' massive spending bill, which would push government into another shutdown - Business Insider

Business InsiderTrump threatens to 'VETO' massive spending bill, which would push government into another shutdownBusiness InsiderPresident Donald Tru.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsMar 23rd, 2018

Congress approves $1.3 trillion government funding bill, averting government shutdown

Alex Wong/Getty Images Congress has approved a $1.3 trillion measure bestowing hefty increases on military and domestic programs. It gives President Donald Trump just a nibble of the money he’s wanted to build.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 23rd, 2018

Trump administration confirms it wants to shield student-loan companies from state laws

A memo made public Friday sets up a battle between the federal government and state regulators......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 9th, 2018

US Debt To Hit $30 Trillion In 2028 Under Trump Budget

On Friday, with the US on the verge of another government shutdown and debt ceiling breach (with the agreement reached only after the midnight hour, literally) Moody's warned T.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 12th, 2018

Trump Budget Sees US Debt Hitting $30 Trillion In 2028

On Friday, with the US on the verge of another government shutdown and debt ceiling breach (with the agreement reached only after the midnight hour, literally) Moody's warned T.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 12th, 2018

AP FACT CHECK: Shutdown produces lots of overblown rhetoric

The weeklong drama over the hourslong government shutdown set loose overblown rhetoric from both parties while President Donald Trump wrestled inartfully with turmoil in the stock market, one of his favorite bragging points until it tanked......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 10th, 2018

AP FACT CHECK: Trump in a stock market and budget tempest

The weeklong drama over the hourslong government shutdown set loose overblown rhetoric from both parties while President Donald Trump wrestled inartfully with turmoil in the stock market, one of his favorite bragging points until it tanked......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 10th, 2018

Trump cheers passage of deal to end government shutdown, but bemoans "much waste" in the bill

President Donald Trump congratulated Congress for passing a two-year budget agreement on Friday, painting the massive bill as a win for the military. Trump also dec.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 9th, 2018