Dana Farrington

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Transcript: Trump's Address On Border Security And Democratic Response

Tuesday, January 08, 2019

President Trump addressed the nation from the Oval Office, pressing Congress again to provide funding for a border wall. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer refused.


Kavanaugh Accuser Rejects 'Arbitrary' Ultimatum Regarding Testimony, Gets More Time

Friday, September 21, 2018

Christine Blasey Ford and Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, have been negotiating whether and how Ford would testify about her allegation that Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her.


Hope Hicks To Resign As White House Communications Director

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Hicks has worked for President Trump for three years, remaining a close aide even as many others were pushed out. "I am sure we will work together again in the future," the president said.


Another Reversal: Trump Now Says Counterprotesters Also To Blame For Charlottesville

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

The remarks come a day after he called out neo-Nazis and the KKK for the violence in Virginia over the weekend. Trump had been criticized for not mentioning those groups in his initial statement.


Watch: Sen. McCain Calls For Compromise In Return To Senate Floor

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Republican John McCain of Arizona returned to Washington after being diagnosed with brain cancer to help his colleagues move forward on health care legislation. But he had a few words of his own.


Sen. John McCain Diagnosed With Brain Cancer, Hospital Says

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

The Arizona Republican underwent surgery on July 14 to remove a blood clot. The Mayo Clinic says testing revealed that a tumor "known as a glioblastoma was associated with the blood clot."


Trump Says He Would Invite Putin To White House 'At The Right Time'

Thursday, July 13, 2017

When asked about such an invitation, Trump said, "I don't think this is the right time, but the answer is yes." He still would not state unequivocally that Russia interfered in the U.S. election.


Trump Conflates 'Phony Collusion' And Possible Obstruction Of Justice Investigation

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

As part of the DOJ Russia investigation, special counsel Robert Mueller's team is looking into whether President Trump attempted to obstruct justice, The Washington Post reported Wednesday.


Watch: Spicer Responds To Kushner Report, Clashes With Reporters Over 'Fake News'

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Press secretary Sean Spicer said reports that adviser Jared Kushner discussed establishing secret communication with Russia were unsubstantiated. He also dismissed reports of a staff shake-up.


Report: Kushner Discussed Setting Up Secret Communications With Russia

Friday, May 26, 2017

Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak told the Kremlin that Jared Kushner had discussed setting up a secret means of communicating directly, using Russian facilities, according to the Washington Post.


White House Budget For 2018: Read The Full Plan

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

President Trump released his budget on Tuesday, which proposes deep cuts to federal safety nets, like food stamps. The plan builds off of the blueprint that the White House distributed in March.


At Holocaust Remembrance Ceremony, Trump Vows To Confront Anti-Semitism

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

President Trump said he "will always stand with the Jewish people." His administration has been criticized for its reaction to recent anti-Semitic attacks, among other controversies.


Read President Trump's Budget Blueprint

Thursday, March 16, 2017

The document released on Thursday is more of a political statement than an actual budget, as Congress will need to approve a final plan. But it does indicate the president's priorities.


Trump Picks R. Alexander Acosta As New Labor Nominee

Thursday, February 16, 2017

The president's first choice, Andrew Puzder, withdrew his nomination on Wednesday after facing criticism from members of both parties.


6 Unanswered Questions After Michael Flynn's Resignation

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Flynn's departure from his position as national security adviser is followed by contradictory statements from the White House and an unclear timeline on the administration's response.


Flynn May Be Called To Testify Before Senate Intelligence Committee

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Michael Flynn stepped down as national security adviser following reports he communicated with Russia about U.S. sanctions in December and then misled the vice president-elect about that discussion.


What To Expect For Donald Trump's Inauguration

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Donald Trump will be sworn in as the 45th president of a polarized United States Friday. His inaugural address, expected in the middle of a full day of events, could have far-reaching consequences.


N.D. Governor Issues Evacuation Order For Pipeline Protest Area

Monday, November 28, 2016

Gov. Jack Dalrymple cited "harsh weather" in his order, noting that "emergency services probably will not be available under current winter conditions." Protesters have been camped out for months.


Stories In Stitches: Lessons From Political Convention Fashion

Friday, July 29, 2016

Tried-and-true red, white and blue stood out these last two weeks of political convergence. Here are some looks that also tell a story about the parties and the people who sported them.


Michelle Obama: I Want A President 'Who Is Worthy Of My Girls' Promise'

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

At the Democratic convention, the first lady said the election is about making a better future for the children. Hillary Clinton is the only candidate "who I trust with that responsibility," she said.