Capitol Report: Trump rips ‘ridiculous standard’ of first 100 days | Border wall funding could provoke spending showdown

Trump rips the ‘ridiculous standard’ of first 100 days; funding for Trump’s proposed border wall could provoke a spending showdown; Trump adviser Cohn warms to idea of eliminating state and local tax deductions; and more......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 21st, 2017

Capitol Report: McConnell blames Democrats after health-care loss | House approves border-wall money

Senate Majority Leader McConnell blames Democrats after health-care loss; House approves border-wall funding; Trump tweets ‘let Obamacare implode’ after health bill fails; and more......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 28th, 2017

Capitol Report: Trump may cut Coast Guard funding to pay for border wall | Business leaders, Trump to talk infrastructure

President Trump may cut Coast Guard funding to pay for the proposed border wall; business leaders and Trump to talk infrastructure; Vice President Pence gets a positive rating in a new poll; and more......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 8th, 2017

Trump Is So Desperate to Get His Border Wall He Wants to Cut Counterterrorism Funding to Pay for It: Report

The report is based on previously private documents Democratic committee members obtained from a whistleblower......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 13th, 2017

Capitol Report: Mnuchin’s Kentucky flight under Treasury review | Trump picks four companies to build border wall prototypes

Treasury Secretary Mnuchin’s Kentucky flight under review by inspector general; four companies picked to build prototypes for border wall; White House expected to unveil tax reform website next week; and more......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 1st, 2017

Capitol Report: Republicans don’t want shutdown unless it funds border wall | As Trump pitches tax plan, Congress searches for consensus

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Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 30th, 2017

Capitol Report: Paul Ryan pushes back against Trump’s shutdown comments

House Speaker Paul Ryan threw cold water on the idea of shutting down the government over border-wall funding on Wednesday, pushing back against President Donald Trump’s statement from a day earlier about the issue......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 23rd, 2017

Trump threatens to shut down the government to get his border wall

President Donald Trump’s threats to shut down the government in October over border wall funding triggered concerns on Capitol Hill and could complicate Congress’s job of raising the debt... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkAug 23rd, 2017

Trump Banned Transgender Troops for 74 Miles of Border Wall Funding: Report

Trump made his decision in order to make sure the bill containing funding for the wall would move forward, Politico reported......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 26th, 2017

Capitol Report: Donald Jr. ‘transparent and innocent,’ president says | Trump campaign’s digital operation probed

President Trump says his son Donald Jr. was ‘transparent and innocent’ in a televised interview; the Trump campaign’s digital operation reportedly probed; congressional Republicans are ready to fund Trump’s border wall; and more......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 12th, 2017

Capitol Report: Mulvaney says budget shows Trump is ‘absolutely dead serious’ about border wall

President Donald Trump is “absolutely dead serious” about building a wall along the border with Mexico, his budget director said Tuesday, as key details including overall cost and even the type of wall remain to be decided......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 23rd, 2017

Threat of Government Shutdown Fades as Trump Retreats on Wall

Lawmakers are negotiating a spending bill that would supply no money for a border wall but would increase funding for the military and other border security measures......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytApr 26th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Health-care payments remain in question as spending-bill deadline nears

With President Donald Trump now willing to wait on money to fund a border wall, lawmakers on Capitol Hill edged closer Tuesday to a deal to prevent a government shutdown but were still slogging through a raft of unresolved issues......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 25th, 2017

Capitol Report: Shutdown looms as Trump fights Democrats over border wall | Trump to unveil tax-plan ‘principles’

Trump and Democrats spar over border wall as shutdown looms; Trump to unveil tax-plan ‘principles’; Hensarling’s Dodd-Frank replacement plan to get hearing; and more......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 24th, 2017

U.S. Congress Returns as Trump Pressures Democrats Ahead of Funding Deadline

Congress returns to work on Monday as President Donald Trump leans on Democrats to include funding for his promised border wall with Mexico in spending legislation......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 24th, 2017

Trump Threatens Obamacare Funding for Border Wall Deal, As Government Shutdown Looms

Trump wants the money included in spending legislation that Congress must pass by Friday to keep the federal government operating through Sept. 30......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 23rd, 2017

Shutdown feared if Trump spending plans hit wall

Attempt to raise defence and border funding exposes Congress divisions.....»»

Category: topSource: ftMar 30th, 2017

Capitol Report: Trump to ask Congress for initial $4 billion for border wall

President Donald Trump will ask Congress for just over $4 billion to start building a wall on the U.S. border with Mexico in a pair of budget requests to be submitted on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 16th, 2017

Democrats warn the GOP against funding Trump"s border wall in a catchall spending bill

Associated Press/J. Scott ApplewhiteWASHINGTON (AP) — Top Sena.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 13th, 2017

Capitol Report: Trump didn’t demand Mexico pay for border wall in speech to Congress

President Donald Trump reiterates his campaign pledge to begin construction of a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border in his speech to Congress on Tuesday night, but notably did not demand Mexico pay for it......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 1st, 2017

Capitol Report: Trump says Mexico will pay U.S. back for border wall

President-elect Donald Trump said Friday morning that Mexico would pay the U.S. back for a border wall, following reports he may ask Congress for U.S. tax dollars to pay for it......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 6th, 2017