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January 23, 2018, 6:34 AM EST
In a late-night tweet on Monday, President Trump hailed the end to the government shutdown with a jab at Democrats.
January 22, 2018, 11:09 AM EST
"I hope and intend that we can reach bipartisan solutions on issues such as militaty spending, immigration and border security and disaster relief before -- before the February 8 deadline."
January 22, 2018, 8:55 AM EST
The Democrats are turning down services and security for citizens in favor of services and security for non-citizens. Not good," President Trump tweeted on Monday morning.
January 22, 2018, 6:23 AM EST
White House budget director Mick Mulvaney said Democrats deliberately shut down the government on the first anniversary of Trump's presidency to take the focus off his "good many successes."
January 22, 2018, 5:58 AM EST
"We've been willing to expand that (DACA) population," Marc Short, President Trump's director of legislative affairs, told two Sunday talk shows.
January 19, 2018, 11:46 AM EST
OMB Director Mick Mulvaney indicated that he will encourage federal agencies to use carry-forward funds (or funds that they are sitting on) or to use transfer authority to make the shutdown "much less impactful."
January 19, 2018, 10:51 AM EST
"One thing that this administration has decided is that we're not going to politicize this the way the Obama administration did in 2013. We're going to work to keep parks open, things that are necessary to the American people."
January 19, 2018, 7:45 AM EST
The House intelligence committee is allowing all members of Congress to read a memo reportedly detailing FISA surveillance abuses by the U.S. government, and Republicans -- shocked by what they're seeing -- are now pressing for the memo's public release.
January 19, 2018, 6:32 AM EST
The challenge comes today in the Senate where 60 votes are needed, but Democrats are uncooperative, holding out for a DACA deal, among other complaints.
January 18, 2018, 12:15 PM EST
The DACA program will end on March 5, while the government will hit a funding gap tomorrow at midnight.
January 18, 2018, 10:26 AM EST
"A government shutdown will be devastating to our military...something the Dems care very little about!" President Trump tweeted on Thursday morning, hours before Republicans planned bring a stop-gap continuing resolution to the House floor for a vote.
January 18, 2018, 8:29 AM EST
"I'm looking for something that President Trump supports," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) told a news conference on Wednesday.
January 18, 2018, 7:49 AM EST
The day after White House Chief of Staff John Kelly told Fox News that President Trump "has evolved" on his border wall, Trump denied it, tweeting:
January 18, 2018, 7:20 AM EST
White House Chief of Staff Gen. John Kelly told Fox News Wednesday night that President Trump wants to deal with the DACA issue to "take it away," and the president also has come to believe that there are places where his long-promised border wall "would not be realistic."
January 17, 2018, 9:46 AM EST
"I'm disturbed that they say he's cognitively healthy," Brzezinski said. "I think the word 'evil' comes to mind," she added.
January 17, 2018, 6:05 AM EST
At a hearing of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee on Tuesday, Faith Birol, the head of the International Energy Agency, was asked for his views about the "electrification" of transportation.
January 12, 2018, 9:26 AM EST
Blasted as a racist on morning cable networks Friday, President Trump issued this denial in his sixth tweet of the morning:
January 12, 2018, 8:55 AM EST
Alysin Camerota, host of CNN's "New Day," on Friday said it was "selfish" for the United States to accept only the best and the brightest immigrants, as President Trump has advocated.
January 12, 2018, 8:17 AM EST
Addressing the controversy over his "shithole countries" remark, President Trump on Friday morning issued four tweets:
January 12, 2018, 6:40 AM EST
Racist attacks on immigrant communities and people of color continue to define the Trump administration, the NAACP said in a statement following Trump's reported description of Haiti and some African countries as "shitholes."