U.S. President Donald Trump proposed an immigration deal on Saturday in a bid to end a 29-day partial government shutdown, including temporary protections for “Dreamers” and other immigrants, but Democrats immediately dismissed it. Reuters Continue reading Trump proposes wall-for-DACA in bid to end shutdown
Democrats are already calling the proposal a ‘non-starter’ ABC News Continue reading Trump would extend 'Dreamers,' TPS protection for full wall funding; Dems reject plan
President Donald Trump will propose an immigration deal on Saturday in a bid to end a 29-day partial government shutdown, a source familiar with his plans said, but as details emerged Democrats were quick to dismiss it as inadequate. Reuters Continue reading Trump to target shutdown with immigration offer, still demands wall money: source
He traveled Saturday morning to Dover Air Force Base. ABC News Continue reading Trump meets with families of soldiers killed in Syria
U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham said on Saturday he hoped President Donald Trump would slow the U.S. withdrawal from Syria until Islamic State is destroyed, warning that, if not thought through, the pullout can create an “Iraq on steroids”. Reuters Continue reading U.S. Senator Graham: a rash U.S. pullout from Syria will create 'Iraq on steroids'
Many federal workers and others are affected by the shutdown. Here are some of their stories. ABC News Continue reading Government shutdown having a 'rippling effect on the community'
U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham said on Saturday he hoped President Donald Trump would slow the U.S. withdrawal from Syria until Islamic State is destroyed. Reuters Continue reading Senator Graham hopes Trump will slow U.S. Syria withdrawal
The 43rd president thanked his security officers who are working without pay. ABC News Continue reading George W. Bush plays pizza delivery man, makes rare political statement
Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s office on Friday disputed key elements of a media report that President Donald Trump directed his former lawyer to lie to Congress about a Moscow real estate deal, raising questions about a story that has dominated … Continue reading U.S. special counsel disputes report Trump told lawyer to lie
The White House called a new BuzzFeed article alleging the president told his personal lawyer to lie about plans to build a Trump Tower in Moscow “absolutely ridiculous.” ABC News Continue reading WATCH: Democrats vow to probe report that Trump told Cohen to lie to Congress
U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s office issued a statement late on Friday taking issue with a report in Buzzfeed that President Donald Trump’s former lawyer Michael Cohen said Trump told him to lie to Congress. Reuters Continue reading Mueller's office disputes Buzzfeed story on Michael Cohen
White House press secretary Sarah Sanders issued a statement confirming the summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will take place near the end of February. ABC News Continue reading WATCH: White House announces second summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un
U.S. President Donald Trump will hold a second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in late February but will maintain economic sanctions on Pyongyang, the White House said on Friday after Trump met Pyongyang’s top nuclear negotiator. Reuters Continue reading Trump, North Korea's Kim to hold second summit in late February
U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Friday accused President Donald Trump of putting American troops and civilians working in Afghanistan in danger by publicizing a planned congressional trip to the war-torn country. Reuters Continue reading Speaker Pelosi accuses Trump of endangering U.S. troops, lawmakers
The Pentagon has identified three of the four Americans killed in a bomb blast in Syria on Wednesday, the deadliest day for American forces in Syria. ABC News Continue reading 3 Americans killed in bomb blast in Syria identified