In search for victories, Trump relies on executive orders

Trump offered few details on that announcement in an interview with the Associated Press on Sunday. JoDee Winterhof, senior vice president for policy and political affairs at the Human Rights Campaign, an LGBTQ advocacy organization, said if Tr... More..

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Judge blocks Trump threat to withhold 'sanctuary city' funds
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Judge blocks Trump threat to withhold 'sanctuary city' funds

The administration has often criticized the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. A federal judge ruled Tuesday that the Trump administration can not withhold federal funds from jurisdictions that limit their co...More..

by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

In Kentucky, Sanders urges Democrats to go beyond comfort zone

She and her friend Karinna are both graduate students. "We are all sort of hanging in limbo not really knowing what to do and I am hoping he can give us some clues". Republican Gov. Matt Bevin said Kentucky can...More..

by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Trump tax plan will sharply slash corporate tax rates

Most outside economic analyses say the type of tax cuts being promoted by Trump would likely fuel even larger deficits for a federal government already projected to see its debt steadily rise. One of the thin...More..

by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Tipster who led authorities to Elizabeth Thomas to be awarded $10K

Thomas was apparently cut off from learning about all the attention focused on her rescue. The Thomas family continues to ask for prayers, not only for Elizabeth, but for Cummins' family, too. "The calls and ...More..

Obama holds first public event since leaving the White House
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Obama holds first public event since leaving the White House

Talking to students and young professionals at a forum organised by the university where he was a lecturer earlier, Obama focussed his talk on the growing polarisation in American politics and encouraging young...More..

by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Bernie Sanders Holds Rally in Grand Prairie

The Hayes interview exposed two related but separate rifts between Sanders and Perez: 1) whether "billionaires" and the "ruling class" are, in fact, to blame for creating America's financial problems; and 2) ...More..

Trump admits being president is 'much harder' than expected
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Trump admits being president is 'much harder' than expected

What is the press reporting? According to The Washington Post's Fact Checker team, Trump has kept five - and broken five - of the 60 promises included in the plan. Since Donald Trump entered the office, ...More..

Sanctuary cities: Trump blocked by federal courts again
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Sanctuary cities: Trump blocked by federal courts again

The lawsuit on January 31 by city and county of San Francisco and on February 3 by county of Santa Clara before the federal court requested for an injunction to halt the enforcement of the order. Lawrence recei...More..

by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Ann Coulter says she'll speak at Berkeley despite venue trouble

University chiefs had sent a letter to the Berkeley College Republicans, one of the student groups responsible for the event, saying they were rescheduling the Coulter's appearance after consulting with campu...More..

Trump family hosts first White House egg roll
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Trump family hosts first White House egg roll

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer attended the egg roll with his family. This year's Easter Egg Roll will be smaller than last year's, which drew more than 30,000 attendees. And I don't know if people...More..

In return to Chicago, Obama aims to prep 'next generation of leadership'
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

In return to Chicago, Obama aims to prep 'next generation of leadership'

Obama has made it clear to his close advisers that he does not intend to follow that path, which makes avoiding the topic of Trump's administration more hard. ET, and MSNBC moved to a split screen at around 12:...More..

by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Dad of abducted Tenn. teen thinks she was brainwashed

Authorities had said last week that Cummins was on blood pressure medication that was about to run out, and told pharmacists and emergency rooms to be on the lookout for him. Before leaving with the girl, Cum...More..

4 statements by United on passenger's removal from flight
by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

4 statements by United on passenger's removal from flight

United Airlines crew members will no longer be able to bump a passenger who is already seated in one of the airline's planes. United Airlines said it will no longer allow employees to take the seats of civi...More..

Flood warnings, advisories issued for Arkansas after storms
by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Flood warnings, advisories issued for Arkansas after storms

This watch also extended into Wyoming County and Buchanan County, Va. Flash flooding will be a concern as soils get saturated from the very heavy rain, especially in low lying areas or places that flood easily....More..

Sanctuary cities must cooperate with immigration authorities
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Sanctuary cities must cooperate with immigration authorities

The Justice Department is forcing nine communities to prove they are complying with an immigration law to continue receiving coveted law enforcement grant money. In March, he vowed to "claw back" funding to the...More..

White House defends decision to keep visitor logs secret
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

White House defends decision to keep visitor logs secret

Press secretary Sean Spicer said Monday that the White House will comply with federal records laws, while dismissing what he described as the Obama administration's "faux attempt" at transparency. Just th...More..

Schumer says budget talks must be two-way street
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Schumer says budget talks must be two-way street

With a budget deadline looming, President Donald Trump plans a whirlwind of activities seeking to highlight accomplishments while putting fresh pressure on congressional Democrats to pay for a wall on the U.S. ...More..

Trump insists Mexico will fund wall
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Trump insists Mexico will fund wall

Trump wants money for the wall included in spending legislation that Congress must pass by Friday to keep the federal government operating through September 30, when the 2017 fiscal year expires. With the clock...More..

Trump's Visa Target: Who Comes from Where?
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Trump's Visa Target: Who Comes from Where?

Trump signed the order during his visit to the Snap-on Tools headquarters in Kenosha, Wisconsin. Trump signed an executive order on Tuesday to review and reform the program. science and tech policy thinktan...More..