"The United States strongly condemns the Venezuelan military's use of force against unarmed civilians and innocent volunteers on Venezuela's border with Brazil," says @PressSec in statement.
Trump to nominate Kelly Knight Craft, the ambassador to Canada and a Republican mega-donor, to be U.S. ambassador to the United Nations.
: I am pleased to announce that Kelly Knight Craft, our current Ambassador to Canada, is being nominated to be United States Ambassador to the United Nations..
: ..Kelly has done an outstanding job representing our Nation and I have no doubt that, under her leadership, our Country will be represented at the highest level. Congratulations to Kelly and her entire family.
1,000 more U.S. troops deploying to southern border next week. A total of 6,000 active-duty troops will be deployed by March 1st: U.S. defense officials
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Q: "On troops in Syria, why are you reversing course". Trump: "I'm not reversing course."
President Trump moments ago: "Do they have fake news in China I think so."
Special counsel's report not expected to be received by end of next week, according to a senior official at the @TheJusticeDept, according to @NBCNews.
US President Donald Trump says he expects to meet with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping soon, as a deadline nears in the two countries' trade dispute
Mnuchin says U.S. and China have reached deal on currency issues, Chinese negotiators to extend D.C. trip by 2 days - CNBC
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AIPAC denounces Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu's move to legitimize racist, supremacist party Otzma.
New York state prosecutors have put together a criminal case against Manafort that they could file quickly if Trump pardons him
"My understanding is it's a very complicated case. Something we're certainly looking into but that they made the best possible decision and deal they could have gotten at that time," says @PressSec when asked about @SecretaryAcosta.
: Highly respected Senator Richard Burr, head of Senate Intelligence, said, after interviewing over 200 witnesses and studying over 2 million pages of documents, "WE HAVE FOUND NO COLLUSION BETWEEN THE TRUMP CAMPAIGN AND RUSSIA." The Witch Hunt, so bad for our Country, must end.
House Democrats introduce resolution to revoke US President Donald Trump's emergency order to fund border wall
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The US Special Representative for Venezuela will lead "a US government delegation to accompany humanitarian supplies to be transported from Florida to Colombia by military aircraft," according to @StateDept.
: We are here to honor the extraordinary contributions of African-Americans to every aspect of American Life, History and Culture. From the earliest days of this Nation, African-American Leaders, Pioneers, and Visionaries have uplifted and inspired our Country.
Sons of Joaquin Guzman Loera Aka "El Chapo" Charged with Drug Trafficking
DOD announces that Acting SecDef Shanahan will host Turkey's Minister of Defense Hulusi Akar at the Pentagon tomorrow.
Marco Rubio says he expects more actions like Hugo Carvajal's in the next few hours
John Fry, has been charged with leaking Suspicious Activity Reports (SARs) belonging to Michael Cohen to attorney Michael Avenatti and a reporter for the New Yorker. The complaint says that Fry admitted to disclosing the confidential records when confronted by agents.
: Senator John Cornyn has done an outstanding job for the people of Texas. He is strong on Crime, the Border, the Second Amendment and loves our Military and Vets. John has my complete and total endorsement. MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN.
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US government today has "decided to discontinue discussions with the California Air Resources Board (CARB) regarding the proposed Safer Affordable Fuel-Efficient (SAFE) Vehicles Rule."
Virginia judge sets March 8 for sentencing hearing of former Trump campaign manager Manafort
US Vice President will meet with Grupo de Lima to talk about Venezuela: spokesperson
Senate Intel reportedly wants to question David Geovanis, a Moscow-based businessman with long ties to Trump. Geovanis was described to me by someone who knew him as "a decadent, wild guy" known for his crazy parties in Russia.
"Mueller Russia's report could be turned in to AG Barr as early as tomorrow." - 2 sources tell @MajorCBS
: ..something that is so obviously the future. I want the United States to win through competition, not by blocking out currently more advanced technologies. We must always be the leader in everything we do, especially when it comes to the very exciting world of technology.
: I want 5G, and even 6G, technology in the United States as soon as possible. It is far more powerful, faster, and smarter than the current standard. American companies must step up their efforts, or get left behind. There is no reason that we should be lagging behind on...