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Trump To Meet With North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un In Vietnam
Wednesday, February 06, 2019
President Trump will meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un this month in Vietnam. The stakes are high, as are the challenges for the Trump administration.
Before A Divided Congress, Trump To Give State Of The Union
Tuesday, February 05, 2019
President Trump will deliver his speech at the end of the longest partial government shutdown in history — a standoff many analysts believe ended in defeat for the president.
There May Be Some Progress Toward Resolving Partial Government Shutdown
Thursday, January 24, 2019
Senate Majority leader Mitch McConnell and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer have been talking, and President Trump says if they can come to an agreement, he will support it.
How Trump's Rhetoric Against Allies Has Often Isolated Him
Monday, January 21, 2019
Donald Trump became president two years ago Sunday. In that time, he's shown that his approach to foreign policy is anything but traditional.
Trump Extends Offer To End Shutdown, Extend DACA; Democrats Say 'No Deal'
Sunday, January 20, 2019
They oppose President Trump's proposal, which temporarily would protect some young people who immigrated illegally and provide $5.7 billion for a border wall.
Democrats Reject Trump Border Wall Proposal, Calling It A 'Non-Starter'
Saturday, January 19, 2019
The proposal would temporarily extend deportation protections for some immigrants in exchange for funding for a border wall. But Democrats say the offer doesn't amount to much.
Attempts To Make Shutdown 'Painless' May Stretch Limits Of Federal Law
Friday, January 18, 2019
The Trump administration is trying to minimize the impact of the government shutdown by bringing furloughed workers back to work without pay. Critics say this may run afoul of the law.
Trump Administration Brings Back Some Federal Workers As Shutdown Drags On
Thursday, January 17, 2019
The Trump administration is interpreting the somewhat vague law governing shutdowns broadly so it can ease the pain this shutdown causes. But some critics say they're not adhering to the law.
Trump Visits Texas To Make His Case For A Wall On The U.S.-Mexico Border
Thursday, January 10, 2019
President Trump traveled to the border Thursday as he continues pushing to fund a wall, as a partial government shutdown nears the end of its third week.
As 2019 Begins, Trump And Democrats Disagree Over Government Funding
Tuesday, January 01, 2019
President Trump welcomed the new year with a promise of a further fight with the Democrats, who have a plan to re-open the government that does not include funding for his border wall.
Negotiations To End Government Shutdown Haven't Made Much Progress
Monday, December 24, 2018
The partial government shutdown is affecting around 800,000 federal workers and may last into January. The shutdown hinges on a debate between Democrats and Republicans over border wall funding.
The Latest On The Looming Government Shutdown
Friday, December 21, 2018
President Trump says he's prepared to shut down the government if he doesn't get funding for his border wall, and it appears to be headed that way.
Criminal Justice Reform Bill Earns Senate Approval, Moves Closer To Becoming Law
Wednesday, December 19, 2018
A bipartisan bill aimed at overhauling federal prisons and reducing recidivism cleared a major hurdle Tuesday night.
Bipartisan Criminal Justice Bill Closer To Becoming Law After Senate Approval
Tuesday, December 18, 2018
The Senate voted in favor of legislation that would reduce sentences for some drug crimes and offer training programs for prisoners.
How Trump Went From 'Tough On Crime' To 'Second Chance' For Felons
Monday, December 17, 2018
President Trump's support for legislation that would reduce sentences for drug offenses stands in stark contrast to some of his calls to crack down on criminals.
News Brief: Britain No Confidence Vote, Government Shutdown Threat, Cohen Sentencing
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
British Prime Minister Theresa May faces a vote of no confidence. President Trump threatens a shutdown if he doesn't get the budget for a border wall. And Michael Flynn's lawyers ask for leniency.
Senate To Vote On Criminal Justice Bill After Push From Boosters, White House
Tuesday, December 11, 2018
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said members will now consider a criminal justice bill in the lame-duck session after the suggestion it wouldn't get a vote in the face of GOP opposition.
FACT CHECK: Trump's Claims About 'Record Clean' U.S. Air
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
The president says the U.S. environment is better than it has been in years. But data from various sources paint a more complicated picture.
Trump Threatens To Shut Down U.S. Border With Mexico
Monday, November 26, 2018
President Trump also defended U.S. border agents' use of tear gas on migrants who were trying to cross into the U.S. from Tijuana, Mexico.
Trump Backs Package Of Changes To Criminal Justice System As Lame-Duck Session Begins
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
The president's support is a big win for activists who have been pushing for criminal justice measures that roll back the stiff penalties imposed as a part of America's decades-long "war on drugs."