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Republicans promise post-midterm fight to fund Trump’s border wall

A partial government shutdown could result as Trump pushes for more border money without a plan to get it......»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 12th, 2018

$23 Billion Bill To "Fully Fund" Border Wall To Be Introduced This Week

House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy plans to introduce a bill this week that will fully fund President Trump's much-promised border wall, according to an exclusive report by Breitbart.  Border wall prototypes (Getty)The "Build the Wall, Enforce the .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 9th, 2018

Trump signs bill that averts government shutdown, sets up fight over border wall

The bill keeps the government open through Dec. 7 while boosting next year’s funding for the Pentagon and some social programs......»»

Category: topSource: washpostSep 29th, 2018

Congress planning to avert government shutdown

Congress will postpone a fight over money for President Trump’s border wall until after the midterm election, Appropriations Committee Chairman Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-NJ) announced Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: washpostSep 13th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Top Republicans urge Jeff Sessions to resist pressure to quit

Some top Republican lawmakers are urging Attorney General Jeff Sessions to resist any pressure to quit following criticism from President Donald Trump, and to stay in the job at least through the midterm elections......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 29th, 2018

Trump calls on Republican leaders to fund US-Mexico border wall following the death of 20-year-old college student Mollie Tibbetts

Mark Wilson/Getty Images President Donald Trump renewed calls to Republican leaders to fund the US-Mexico border wall, following the arrest of a suspect in the death of 20-year-old University of Iowa st.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 22nd, 2018

Mollie Tibbetts" Twitter shows she was a strong feminist and Clinton supporter. Some Republicans are using her death to push for Trump"s border wall.

Poweshiek County Emergency Management Agency An unauthorized im.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 22nd, 2018

Trump threatens border security shutdown, GOP cool to idea

Republicans anxious about keeping control of Congress think it's a bad idea, but President Donald Trump still says he's willing to close the government over border security issues, including money he wants to build a promised U.S.-Mexico border wall......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 30th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump policy of separating families at border puts pressure on Republicans

A Trump administration policy of separating immigrant children from adults at the southern border is putting pressure on Republicans and threatening to engulf broader negotiations on Capitol Hill about dealing with those already in the U.S. illegally.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 17th, 2018

Trump Today: Trump Today: President says he won’t sign immigration bill without border-wall funding

President Donald Trump said Friday he won’t sign an immigration bill that doesn’t fund a border wall, as he told journalists a Justice Department report showed “total bias” against him and announced tariffs on China......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 15th, 2018

Texas to deploy 250 National Guard troops, aircraft at US-Mexico border

Trump has failed so far to persuade either the Mexican government or the US Congress to fully fund a wall he wants to build along the border.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 7th, 2018

Trump says he"s not to blame if Republicans lose the House after the midterm elections

Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP President Donald Trump said that he won't accept the blame if Republicans lose the House after the midterm elections. Trump said he believes he is "helping" Republican candidates as he campaign.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 16th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump calls Mattis a Democrat, suggests he’s on the way out

President Donald Trump said that Defense Secretary Jim Mattis could be considering whether to step down from his post and said that he sees the Pentagon chief as “sort of a Democrat,” a veiled critique of one of his most popular cabinet secretaries......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 14th, 2018

Capitol Report: House bill would fully fund Trump’s border wall | Electric-vehicle tax break in crosshairs

House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy will introduce a bill this week to fully fund a border wall between the U.S. and Mexico, dedicating more than $23 billion......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 10th, 2018

Brazil Stocks Up Post-"Tropical Trump" 1st Round Election Win (Wall Street Breakfast Podcast)

Brazil Stocks Up Post-"Tropical Trump" 1st Round Election Win (Wall Street Breakfast Podcast).....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaOct 8th, 2018

Senate Races Move Right, House Races Move Left

Interesting set of graphics via the Washington Post: “The nomination fight over Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh has injected new volatility into the midterm elections, reshaping races across the country and sharpening the alread.....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureOct 7th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Argentina’s central-bank president resigns as the country struggles to stave off crisis

Argentina central bank President Luis Caputo resigned less than four months into his post as the government struggles to contain economic turmoil and social unrest while it renegotiates a bailout with the International Monetary Fund......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 25th, 2018

Congress set to fund government, but not Trump"s wall

Congress is set to pass a crucial spending bill that averts a government shutdown, but there's one potential obstacle: President Donald Trump......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 24th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Ex-Trump lawyer Dowd tried to help pay legal fees for Manafort, Gates

A top lawyer for President Trump this year sought to help pay legal fees for Paul Manafort and Richard Gates, initially trying to divert money from the White House legal defense fund and later soliciting donors and pledging $25,000 of his own......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 21st, 2018

Capitol Report: Pelosi more popular than Trump in poll | Republicans, White House start to play midterm blame game

A private survey conducted for the Republican National Committee finds House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi to be more popular than President Donald Trump......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 21st, 2018

Rex Nutting: Everybody predicted the surge in GDP that Trump says nobody predicted

Desperate to show the benefits of the federal tax cut before the midterm elections, Republicans are running a con game on the voters......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 20th, 2018