WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States mistakenly supported China's membership of the World Trade Organization in 2001 on terms that have failed to force Beijing to open its economy, the Trump administration said on Friday as it prepares to clamp down on Chinese trade.
He seems to be even a little more popular:But, who knows?, maybe the possibility that he had sex with a porn star 12 years ago or the Senators shutting down the government over DACA will turn people against him.
Nigel Farage, the former leader of the UK Independence Party (UKIP) and vocal supporter of Donald Trump, held a secret meeting with Julian Assange at the Ecuadorian Embassy in London—and handed the WikiLeaks founder “a thumb drive” of data, Fusion GPS founder Glenn Simpson told Congress. Simpson,...
In November, a video team from Brookings Productions visited the U.S.-Mexico border region and captured these aerial images of where President Trump has proposed to build his border wall. … Click to Continue »
The U.S. Congress raced the clock to avoid a federal government shutdown before a midnight deadline on Friday after a meeting between President Donald Trump and Democratic Senate leader Chuck Schumer failed to produce a deal. Trump invited Schumer to the White House for talks as a stopgap bill to...
Donald Trump had links to the Russian mafia during his time as a real estate developer according to the founder of a firm behind an infamous dossier alleging ties between the now-president and Russia....
By Friday afternoon, it appeared that only a last-minute congressional deal could stop what would be a rare shutdown of a federal government under one-party control. The House cleared stopgap spending legislation on Thursday night that would keep the government funded through Feb. Show More Summary
Vice President Mike Pence arrives in the Middle East on Saturday, launching a high-stakes tour that was delayed after President Trump’s decision recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital sparked protests across the region. He will visit Egypt, Jordan and Israel over four days but won’t meet with...
While both parties point fingers at each other, polls suggest congressional Republicans and Trump would be hurt the most.
A year ago, on the day after President Donald Trump’s inauguration, millions of people flooded the streets in protest. The Women’s March, which took place in dozens of cities and towns across the country, is believed to have been the largest single-day demonstration in US history. Many of those who carried signs and wore iconic (and controversial) […]
An attorney for Trump, Jay Sekulow said on his broadcast Jay Live Friday that he is hearing the FISA abuse went deeper and further than just spying on Trump’s presidential campaign. On Thursday, the House Intelligence Committee quietly...Show More Summary
A tabloid magazine held back from publishing an adult film star's 2011 account of an alleged affair with Donald Trump after the future president's personal lawyer threatened to sue, four … Click to Continue »
Congressional Democrats are taking a page from the playbook of President Donald Trump and hard-line conservatives: Fight for your base and don't blink. In forcing a showdown over immigration — … Click to Continue »
FRANKLIN, Ind. (AP) — A city official in Indiana has resigned after a backlash over his social media post that used the same derogatory word to describe some countries as President Donald Trump reportedly said at the White House. Joe...Show More Summary
The Hill reports: President Trump declared Friday he made progress toward averting a government shutdown after an “excellent” meeting with Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) at the White House. Schumer emerged from the meeting, however, singing a different tune. Show More Summary
Hundreds of Haitians marched from the Brooklyn Bridge to Trump Tower in protest of the President’s derogatory comments.
"Every day I see it and think of my granddaughters, who also marched, and their future in this America, where Donald Trump is truly destroying all we stand for. I like the color though." From "The Second Lives of Pussy Hats/One year later, these Women’s March symbols have found new purpose as stuffed toys and talismans (when they’re not being worn, that is)." (NYT).
Trump called Omarosa a “good person” upon her exit from the White House and all his administration can do now is hope she lives up to his critique when it comes to the aftermath of her departure. Concerns that she may have secretly taped...Show More Summary
DURING his first year as America’s president Donald Trump attempted to redefine what it means to be leader of the free world. He has seen White House staffers come and go; been embroiled in scandal; waged war against “fake news”; and offended friends and foes alike.
SATURDAY January 20th marks one year since Donald Trump’s inauguration as the 45th President of the United States. Over the intervening months the world has been forced to come to terms with—and repeatedly adjust to—having Mr Trump in the White House. His first 365 days have hurtled by like an out-of-control fairground ride.