Brian Naylor

Brian Naylor appears in the following:

Trump Defends Charlottesville Comments At Phoenix Rally

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

President Trump threatened a government shutdown if Congress refuses to fund the border wall he promised during the campaign.

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Busy Trump Travel Schedule Adds To Secret Service Overtime Costs

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

The Secret Service is bumping up against statutory limits on overtime pay, as it struggles to provide protection for President Trump and his family, all of whom travel frequently.

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'We Are Not Nation-Building Again,' Trump Says While Unveiling Afghanistan Strategy

Monday, August 21, 2017

After months of deliberation, a reluctant president is expected to increase the American military presence by about 4,000 troops after 16 years of war with no end in sight.

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Trump Says He Intends To Declare Opioid Crisis National Emergency

Thursday, August 10, 2017

The comments follow a recommendation of a national commission, citing deaths of 142 people in the U.S. a day. The administration initially said it would not follow through on the recommendation.

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Trump Heads To His New Jersey Golf Club For 17-Day 'Working Vacation'

Friday, August 04, 2017

The president and all staff are leaving the West Wing for an extended period this month so that the heating and air conditioning systems can be upgraded, the White House says.

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White House Reverses Effort To Delay Obama Ozone Regulations

Thursday, August 03, 2017

The Trump administration has reversed its effort to delay implementation of an Environmental Protection Agency regulation lowering acceptable ozone emissions, a major component of smog. The reversal comes after 16 states filed a lawsuit saying the delay was unlawful.

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Environmental Groups Challenge EPA In Court Over Ozone Rule

Wednesday, August 02, 2017

The Trump administration seeks to roll back and delay dozens of regulations across government, including one to lower smog-creating ozone. Environmental groups are challenging the EPA in court.

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Trump Unveils Legislation Limiting Legal Immigration

Wednesday, August 02, 2017

There has been a huge debate about immigrants who are in the U.S. illegally, but the administration is looking to cut the number of legal immigrants allowed into the country by half.

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Trump Says No 'Chaos' As He Swears In His New Chief Of Staff

Monday, July 31, 2017

The president was hoping for a reset with a new chief of staff, his former Homeland Security secretary, John Kelly. Shortly after the swearing-in, the White House communications director was out.

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Congress Emerges From Another Health Care Failure Without A Clear Path Forward

Friday, July 28, 2017

Whether Republicans will try to resurrect health care efforts — again — is uncertain. Republican Sen. John McCain, who cast the decisive no vote, said the bill's defeat is a chance to "start fresh."

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White House Communications Director Calls Chief Of Staff 'A Paranoiac' And Much Worse

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Speaking to The New Yorker, Anthony Scaramucci seems to blame Reince Priebus for "leaks," notably a report about his financial disclosure forms that was based on what were actually public records.

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Rep. Steve Scalise Released From Hospital

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Six weeks after being shot while practicing baseball with other Republican lawmakers, Rep. Steve Scalise has been discharged from the hospital.

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Foreign Agents Take Center Stage In Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

As congressional scrutiny of Russian interference expands, the panel began looking Wednesday at the advocacy of foreign governments — though key witnesses did not appear as originally planned.

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Senators Vote To Proceed With Health Care Debate

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Tuesday's vote was on a procedural step that opens the door to formal debate — but on what remains to be seen.

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Democrats Unveil Their Economic Pitch Ahead of 2018 Midterm Elections

Monday, July 24, 2017

Democrats have a lot to figure out after the big wins of Republicans and Donald Trump last November. Democratic party leaders on Monday left the Beltway to launch their new branding effort.

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After Trump Slams Sessions, Attorney General Says He Will Stay On The Job

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Jeff Sessions said he would stay in the post "as long as that is appropriate," following the president's comments to The New York Times suggesting that he regrets appointing Sessions.

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Congress Struggles To Keep Up With Regulations For Self-Driving Cars

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Cars that drive themselves are a thing of the not-so-distant future. But Congress is having a hard time keeping up regulations to go with the technological change.

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Mar-A-Lago Visitor Logs To Become Public, If They Exist

Monday, July 17, 2017

A good-government group sued the Trump administration to get the records, but it's not clear whether visitor logs are actually kept at the president's Florida resort.

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Donald Trump Jr. Meeting Included Russian Lobbyist

Friday, July 14, 2017

The president's son did not disclose the presence of Rinat Akhmetshin, a Russian-American lobbyist, when he provided statements and emails about the meeting to the media earlier this week.

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In Paris, Trump Defends Son's Meeting With Russian Lawyer

Thursday, July 13, 2017

The president said that the June 2016 meeting was very standard and that politics "is not the nicest business."

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