What Republican senators really think of the president

ODD as it may seem, when Bob Corker, the Republican chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, said that he worries that Donald Trump approaches his job like a “reality show” and may set America on “the path to World War III”, he was .....»»

Category: useconomySource: economistOct 12th, 2017

25 GOP senators urge Trump to revisit TPP, the trade deal he called a ‘disaster’

It's the latest attempt by Republican lawmakers to get President Trump to take a softer stance on trade. The president withdrew from the Trans-Pacific Partnership in his first week in office......»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 20th, 2018

Republican senators urge Trump to enter TPP trade talks

Nearly half of the U.S. Senate's 51 Republicans urged President Trump to revive talks with Japan, Canada, Australia and eight other co.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 20th, 2018

Trump support vital as Congress tackles immigration issue

The Senate begins a rare, open-ended debate on immigration and the fate of the "Dreamer" immigrants on Monday, and Republican senators say they'll introduce President Donald Trump's plan......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 11th, 2018

2 Republican senators claim to have not heard Trump"s "shithole" countries remark

Thomson Reuters Two Republican Senators claim to have not heard President Trump saying that certain African and Latin American nations are "shithole" coun.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 12th, 2018

2 GOP Senators Slam Tax Cuts for Rich. But How Will They Vote?

The plan has ruffled some feathers in the GOP. President Donald Trump insisted Wednesday that his tax cut is all about helping the middle class even as Republican leaders formed a last-minute plan to cut t.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 14th, 2017

If Roy Moore Wins Election in Alabama Over Doug Jones, What Happens Next?

Roy Moore has faced criticism from leading Republican senators but he has the full support of President Donald Trump......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 12th, 2017

Trump to discuss renewable fuel standard with senators

The White House says President Donald Trump plans to discuss the renewable fuel standard with Republican senators......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 7th, 2017

Trump asked top senators to end Russian-meddling probe: report

President Donald Trump repeatedly urged top Republican senators to end the Senate Intelligence Committee investigation into Russian election m.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 30th, 2017

Trump foes McCain, Flake could kill Trump’s tax cuts

Arizona Republican Senators John McCain and Jeff Flake could be make or break votes when it comes to President Donald Trump's push for tax cuts......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 29th, 2017

Senate Republican tax plan clears hurdle with help from two key GOP holdouts

President Trump addressed senators in a closed-door lunch meeting hours before the tax bill moved to the Senate floor......»»

Category: topSource: washpostNov 28th, 2017

Trump EPA nominee opposed by GOP senators from NC

North Carolina's two Republican senators say they oppose President Donald Trump's pick to oversee chemical safety at the Environmental Protection Agency, putting Michael L. Dourson's nomination at serious risk......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 16th, 2017

GOP senators from NC come out against Trump EPA nominee

North Carolina's two Republican senators said Wednesday they oppose President Donald Trump's pick to oversee chemical safety at the Environmental Protection Agency, putting his nomination at serious risk......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 15th, 2017

2 Republican senators become completely unchained and go after Trump in unprecedented day

Alex Wong/Getty Images Republican Sens. Bob Corker and Jeff Flake lambasted President Donald Trump on Tuesday. It was one of the fiercest rebukes of the president yet from m.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 25th, 2017

Trump brags about "multiple standing ovations" during GOP lunch amid intensifying criticism from top Republican senators

Drew Angerer/Getty Images President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he received "multiple standing ovations" after his working lunch wi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 25th, 2017

Rift Widens Within GOP in Battle for Control of Party

The fault lines within the Republican Party cracked further on Tuesday as feuding between President Donald Trump and senators intensified within the U.S. Capitol, and anti-establishment activists claimed political momentum outside of it......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjOct 25th, 2017

Trump crowdsources GOP senators on choice for Fed chair

President Donald Trump has turned to Republican senators for advice as he nears a decision on naming a new head of the Federal Reserve, the most critical personnel choice affecting the economy that he'll make in his presidency......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 24th, 2017

The Fed: Trump asked Senate Republicans who should be next Fed chair, and John Taylor reportedly was the winner

President Donald Trump asked Republican senators for a show of hands on who they’d like to see as the next Fed chairman. Stanford economist John Taylor appeared to win the straw poll, a senator said......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 24th, 2017

The Latest: Trump warns Democrats about opposing tax plan

The Latest on Republican efforts to overhaul the tax code (all times EDT): 4:30 p.m. President Donald Trump tells senators that "maybe someday you'll see my taxes.".....»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 18th, 2017

Senators Reach Bipartisan Deal To Keep Obamacare Subsidies, Send Healthcare Stocks Soaring

It appears that President Trump's action last week has scared lawmakers, as taking the subsidy 'punchbowl' away from healthcare providers has been suddenly met with a bipartisan deal that Republican Senator.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 17th, 2017

From Corker to McConnell, here are all the Republican senators Trump has attacked on Twitter

Christopher Gregory/Getty ImagesPerhaps more than anything else, President Donald Trump is know.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 13th, 2017