Sessions calls Antifa "the Orwellian named anti-fascist protesters."

Map. History of District Columbia conflict

19 October 2017
3 week ago
[email protected]: Congratulations to Roy Moore on his Republican Primary win in Alabama. Luther Strange started way back and ran a good race. Roy, WIN in Nov!
3 week ago
[email protected]: Even Usain Bolt from Jamaica, one of the greatest runners and athletes of all time, showed RESPECT for our National Anthem!
3 week ago
[email protected]: 70 years ago today, the National Security Council met for the first time. Great history of advising Presidents-then and now! Thanks NSC Staff!
3 week ago
[email protected]: Thank you to our wonderful team @USUN and their families. Keep up the GREAT work! USA
3 week ago
[email protected]: It was an honor to welcome President @MarianoraJoy of Spain. Thank you for standing with us in our efforts to isolate the brutal NoKo government.
3 week ago
[email protected]: I want to express our support and extend our prayers to all those affected by the vile terror attack in Spain last month.
3 week ago
[email protected]: America's hearts and prayers are with the people of PuertoRico and the USVI. We will get through this - and we will get through this TOGETHER!
3 week ago
IRS agents had been working with the FBI to investigate Manafort prior to the election
3 week ago
IRS shares information with special counsel in Russia probe (CNN)
Chair of the Joint Chiefs Gen. Dunford testifies he has privately recommended transgender service members be allowed to continue to serve.3 week ago
Chair of the Joint Chiefs Gen. Dunford testifies he has privately recommended transgender service members be allowed to continue to serve.
3 week ago
@SenWarren: The Trump Administration has failed to get rid of ISDS - the corporate courts in NAFTA that give big businesses their own special rights.
3 week ago
[email protected]: Heading over to the @UN to meet with Ambassador @NikkiHaley and all of her great representatives! USA
3 week ago
Special counsel Robert Mueller expected to begin interviews with some current, former White House staffers in coming days.
3 week ago
[email protected] will travel with Trump to Indiana on Wednesday + join him in Indianapolis for tax speech.
3 week ago
Senator Bob Corker (R-TN) sends shockwaves through national politics, announcing he won’t run for re-election.
3 week ago
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is heading to China for talks about the skyrocketing tensions with the DPRK.
Pres Trump arrives @JBA_NAFW on Marine One and is escorted across tarmac to board Air Force One for flight to NYC.3 week ago
Pres Trump arrives @JBA_NAFW on Marine One and is escorted across tarmac to board Air Force One for flight to NYC.
.@lisamurkowski: The Senate 3 week ago
[email protected]: The Senate "cannot get the text of a bill on a Sunday night, then proceed to a vote just days later, with only one hearing"
.@PattyMurray: 3 week ago
[email protected]: "The clock is tickingI hope Republican leaders will now allow us to get back to work on lowering costs."
.@SenSchumer: 3 week ago
[email protected]: "We hope that the Republicans don't come back to this bill. It will meet with the same fate."
Video @SenSchumer: 3 week ago
Video @SenSchumer: "Quiet!"
3 week ago
Pentagon says number of relief flights into PR and USVI can increase over next 24 hrs to 240 a day. Also providing addtl medical support.
.@BillCassidy: To those celebrating no vote on the bill, think of 3 week ago
[email protected]: To those celebrating no vote on the bill, think of "those patients in non-expansion states. They are not celebrating."
.@BillCassidy on Graham-Cassidy health care bill: 3 week ago
[email protected] on Graham-Cassidy health care bill: "We don't have the votesAm I disappointed? Absolutely."
3 week ago
[email protected]: "I think it's a very important thing for the NFL to not allow people to kneel during the playing of our national anthem."
3 week ago
[email protected]: If we take that option, it will be devastatingfor North Korea. That's called the military option. If we have to take it, we will
3 week ago
Sen McConnell says tax reform is next - budget resolution will be marked up next week by Senate Budget Committee
.@POTUS on North Korea: All nations must act now to ensure the government's complete denuclearization.3 week ago
[email protected] on North Korea: All nations must act now to ensure the government's complete denuclearization.
Spain PM @marianorajoy: 3 week ago
Spain PM @marianorajoy: "I'm not thinking at all about calling early elections."
On Catalan Referendum @POTUS replies to Spanish reporter: 3 week ago
On Catalan Referendum @POTUS replies to Spanish reporter: "I'm just for united Spain" and believes Catalonian people "love their country."
President Trump: 3 week ago
President Trump: "Everybody has said it's amazing the job we've done in Puerto Rico."
3 week ago
Trump on federal response in Puerto Rico: "We have had tremendous reviews from government officials."
3 week ago
Graham says "we're coming back" to health care/Graham-Cassidy after the Senate deals with tax reform
3 week ago
"It's a really tragic situation." US and Spain have a lot of responsibility towards Venezuela and international community should be forceful.
3 week ago
"Venezuela is on the road to dictatorship," adds @marianorajoy.
3 week ago
[email protected] says Kim Jong Un acting "very badly" and US is replying. Says prior Administrations "left me a mess," in NK, "but I'll fix the mess."
3 week ago
"Water, food, supplies" being unloaded literally on an hourly basis, adds @POTUS.
3 week ago
Trump says he was left with a "mess" on North Korea. "But I'll fix the mess." Says military option would be "devastating."
.@POTUS extends prayers to those affected by Barcelona terror attack and expresses appreciation for Spain's contribution to Global @Coalition3 week ago
[email protected] extends prayers to those affected by Barcelona terror attack and expresses appreciation for Spain's contribution to Global @Coalition
3 week ago
Sen Lindsey Graham R-SC says the GOP has had a "hard time articulating what we are for" on overhaul of Obamacare
On Venezuela, @marianorajoy says Spain leading push to impose sanctions on it.3 week ago
On Venezuela, @marianorajoy says Spain leading push to impose sanctions on it.
Pres says US 3 week ago
Pres says US "totally prepared" for the military option against North Korea. Said it would be "devastating to North Korea" if we take it.
Puerto Rico electrical grid 3 week ago
Puerto Rico electrical grid "was in bad shape before the storm," says @POTUS.
3 week ago
@POTUS "This is a thing called the Atlantic Ocean. This is tough stuff" but "we're doing a great job" in Puerto Rico.
3 week ago
On DPRK, in response to @MajorCBS Q, @POTUS says Kim Jong Un "is saying things that should never be said."
3 week ago
Bannon on Trump's AL Senate race endorsement: "Trump came down on the wrong side of the football here.”
3 week ago
Trump: "I think Spain is a great country and it should remain united."
3 week ago
[email protected]: "I commend Spanish business leaders for their confidence in America and the American worker."
President Trump: 3 week ago
President Trump: "The government of Puerto Rico is so thankful for the great job that we're doing."
Decision to unilaterally declare independence by Catalonia 3 week ago
Decision to unilaterally declare independence by Catalonia "would be very wrong," says @marianorajoy.
3 week ago
"We will have to be forceful"in dealing with DPRK, says @marianorajoy.
3 week ago
In response to question, @POTUS denies he was preoccupied by NFL players protest. But called kneeling during National Anthem "disgraceful."
3 week ago
Trump says he "wasn't preoccupied with the NFL, I was ashamed of what was taking place."
3 week ago
@marianorajoy "We've exchanged views on the worrying totalitarian direction Venezuela is moving in."
3 week ago
[email protected]: "America greatly appreciates Spain's contribution to the coalition to defeat ISIS."
3 week ago
GOP sources: Senate Republicans will not vote this week on latest health care bill.
.@POTUS sends America's hearts and prayers to the people of PuertoRico and the USVI following HurricaneMaria.3 week ago
[email protected] sends America's hearts and prayers to the people of PuertoRico and the USVI following HurricaneMaria.
3 week ago
@marianorajoy "The defense security relationship is excellent but we would like that to spill over into other areas of the bilateral relationship."
3 week ago
@marianorajoy "We need to improve coordination in intelligence cooperation and cybersecurity."
3 week ago
Graham and Cassidy have asked not to vote on their bill. Leadership plans to let them announce.
3 week ago
@marianorajoy: "Combatting terrorism was something we talked about at length."
3 week ago
"Trade between the two countries is growing," adds @marianorajoy.
3 week ago
[email protected]: FEMA, military going to Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands to help with recovery efforts.
Spain Prime Min. @marianorajoy says his working meeting today with @POTUS was 3 week ago
Spain Prime Min. @marianorajoy says his working meeting today with @POTUS was "very productive."
3 week ago
"Serious dangers" in the world right now, says @POTUS.
Together, Spain and US hope for peace, restoration of democracy and release of all political prisoners in Venezuela, says @POTUS.3 week ago
Together, Spain and US hope for peace, restoration of democracy and release of all political prisoners in Venezuela, says @POTUS.
Pres also denounces North Korea goverment as an 3 week ago
Pres also denounces North Korea goverment as an "outlaw government" and thanks China's Pres Xi for breaking all banking ties with NK.
President Trump: 3 week ago
President Trump: "We thank Spain for its recent decision to expel its North Korean ambassador."
@VP: At @POTUS' direction, the Nat'l Space Council will hold first meeting with all aspects of space enterprise for 1st time in a quarter century3 week ago
@VP: At @POTUS' direction, the Nat'l Space Council will hold first meeting with all aspects of space enterprise for 1st time in a quarter century
3 week ago
"I applaud China for breaking off all banking relationships with North Korea," something @POTUS says was "unthinkable" until recently.
DPRK nukes and missile development 3 week ago
DPRK nukes and missile development "threaten the entire world with unthinkable loss of life," says @POTUS.
@POTUS assures people of Spain 3 week ago
@POTUS assures people of Spain "America stands with you confronting this evil (of terrorism) that threatens all humanity."
3 week ago
@POTUS The "recovery process will be a a very, very difficult one" from "these horrible hurricanes and storms."
3 week ago
Trump on hurricane recovery: "We will be stronger. We will be bigger. We will be better."
3 week ago
"I have directed all relevant department and agencies to assist in the response and recovery effort" in Puerto Rico, declares @POTUS.
3 week ago
President Trump will hold a 2:30 pm meeting in the White House Situation Room on hurricane relief
In Rose Garden @POTUS says he concluded 3 week ago
In Rose Garden @POTUS says he concluded "a very productive conversation" with @marianorajoy of Spain.
Secretary of State Tillerson gets front row center seat at Trump-Rajoy news conference. WH aides Cohn and Conway also front row.3 week ago
Secretary of State Tillerson gets front row center seat at Trump-Rajoy news conference. WH aides Cohn and Conway also front row.
Joint Trump-Rajoy press conference to take place in the Rose Garden. Will be Pres Trump's 16th joint QandA session with a foreign leader.3 week ago
Joint Trump-Rajoy press conference to take place in the Rose Garden. Will be Pres Trump's 16th joint QandA session with a foreign leader.
Pres said US and Spain working together in the fight against terrorism. Calls it 3 week ago
Pres said US and Spain working together in the fight against terrorism. Calls it "an unfortunate situation - but times are changing."
Then into the Cabinet Room for a working lunch with the Spanish PM. Salt and pepper shakers by the mikes.3 week ago
Then into the Cabinet Room for a working lunch with the Spanish PM. Salt and pepper shakers by the mikes.
3 week ago
John Barrasso wants to address health care and tax reform separately, but wants to keep working on the former
3 week ago
Rand Paul walks into lunch in the Senate dining room, not into GOP caucus lunch on second floor.
No complaints from Pres Trump when photographers take a knee in the Oval Office.3 week ago
No complaints from Pres Trump when photographers take a knee in the Oval Office.
Pres Trump kids reporters about upcoming joint press conference: 3 week ago
Pres Trump kids reporters about upcoming joint press conference: "I assume you're gonna be asking me only about Spain."
AG Jeff Sessions: @SenWarren 3 week ago
AG Jeff Sessions: @SenWarren "certainly had the right to criticize my nomination" during incident in which was she silenced on Senate floor.
3 week ago
Sessions condemns NFL players who kneel; they "can express their political views without in effect denigrating the symbols of our nation."
Pres welcomes PM Rajoy to the Oval Office. Says US and Spain have 3 week ago
Pres welcomes PM Rajoy to the Oval Office. Says US and Spain have "a very very close relationship." Will be discussing "trade and other things."
3 week ago
In Oval Office with Spain PM @marianorajoy, @POTUS says "we have a terrific relationship."
Sessions urges 3 week ago
Sessions urges "principle of free thought—not free thought for those who agree with us, but freedom for the thought that we hate."
AG Jeff Sessions: 3 week ago
AG Jeff Sessions: "Protecting free speech does not mean condoning violence like we saw recently in Charlottesville."
DOJ files statement of interest in case involving campus speech rules; Sessions pledges DOJ 3 week ago
DOJ files statement of interest in case involving campus speech rules; Sessions pledges DOJ "will do its part in this struggle."
3 week ago
Pres ups federal cost sharing for disaster recovery operations in Puerto Rico to 100% for 180 days - including directed federal assistance.
Rajoy PM of Spain in the Oval3 week ago
Rajoy PM of Spain in the Oval
3 week ago
GOP may not make a decision on ACA repeal vote today, Cornyn says
Sessions calls Antifa 3 week ago
Sessions calls Antifa "the Orwellian named anti-fascist protesters."
AG Sessions: Colleges' permissive policy toward 3 week ago
AG Sessions: Colleges' permissive policy toward "heckler's veto" has "spawned a cottage industry of protesters" pushing schools around.
Pres Trump at the door to greet Spanish PM Rajoy to the WH.3 week ago
Pres Trump at the door to greet Spanish PM Rajoy to the WH.
AG Jeff Sessions: 3 week ago
AG Jeff Sessions: "In this great land, the government does not tell you what to think or what to say."
3 week ago
[email protected]: Honored to welcome Republican and Democrat members of the House Ways and Means Committee to the White House today! USA
AG Jeff Sessions says college campuses are transforming into 3 week ago
AG Jeff Sessions says college campuses are transforming into "an echo chamber of political correctnessa shelter for fragile egos."
.@SpeakerRyan: 3 week ago
[email protected]: "Tax reform is the most important thing we can do to restore confidence to this country, get jobs and prosperity."
Trump: 3 week ago
Trump: "We will cut taxes tremendously for the middle class. Not just a little bit."
3 week ago
[email protected] announces first meeting of new National Space Council to be held Oct 5. Says Admin will "lay out its vision for space exploration."
POTUS says his tax plan will cut taxes to make US businesses more competitive. and bring trillion$ parked abroad back to US to create jobs.3 week ago
POTUS says his tax plan will cut taxes to make US businesses more competitive. and bring trillion$ parked abroad back to US to create jobs.
3 week ago
[email protected] on his red line on tax reform:"if the corporate rate is above 20%..small business rate is above 25%" he would't vote for it
3 week ago
Deputy Secretary @StateDept Sullivan: the US Ambassador to Burma plans to travel to RakhineState to assess the RohingyaCrisis in 2 days
3 week ago
POTUS says he'll propose a "tremendous" tax cut for middle class Americans, and make tax code "simple and fair:" tax returns will be a single page.
Meeting with GOP and Dem members of the House Ways and Means Committee, Pres outlines 3 week ago
Meeting with GOP and Dem members of the House Ways and Means Committee, Pres outlines "big announcement" tomorrow of tax cut bill framework.
3 week ago
Sen. @LisaMurkowski’s opening statement in today’s hearing on Dept. of @Energy nominees.
Sen. @LisaMurkowski’s opening statement in today’s hearing on Dept. of @Energy nominees.
3 week ago
"At some point there'll be a repeal and replace bill," says @POTUS of GOP health care bill. Not sure if now or later.
3 week ago
[email protected]: “We have a non-competitive tax structure right now and we’re going to go super competitive.”
3 week ago
[email protected]: “We will cut taxes tremendously for the middle class.”
Georgetown Law faculty arrives to take a knee in protest of Sessions' appearance on campus.3 week ago
Georgetown Law faculty arrives to take a knee in protest of Sessions' appearance on campus.
3 week ago
[email protected]: “We must make our tax code simple and fair. It’s too complicated.”
3 week ago
"We're working very very hard on Puerto Rico," says Pres Trump of recovery efforts and delivering "tremendous amounts" of supplies there.
3 week ago
[email protected]: “Puerto Rico is very important to me…These are great people and we have to help them.”
President Trump says hourly shipments of supplies landing in Puerto Rico. 3 week ago
President Trump says hourly shipments of supplies landing in Puerto Rico. "I think we're really getting good marks for the work we're doing."
3 week ago
“Their strategy is open..they’re doing what they say, so don’t be surprised" per Sweden's Nils Svartz re Russia propaganda
3 week ago
“I grew up in New York, so I know many Puerto Ricans.” - President Trump
.@POTUS: 3 week ago
[email protected]: "The infrastructure was in bad shape, as you know, in Puerto Rico before the storm. And now in many cases it has no infrastructure"
3 week ago
Asked a GOP senator if they will vote on repeal this week: "no, why would we?"
3 week ago
"We are disappointed in certain so-called Republicans." - POTUS about healthcare bill
3 week ago
Don't focus on going after irresponsible media, per @AtlanticCouncil's Fried “That is ultimately playing the Russian’s games"
3 week ago
@POTUS says he may also visit USVI next week.
3 week ago
All people of Puerto Rico "important to all of us,” says @POTUS, adding federal authorities landing relief supplies "on an hourly basis."
3 week ago
[email protected] tells @POTUS: Shut the f-- up about @NFL, worry about Puerto Rico
3 week ago
Trump says he'll visit Puerto Rico on Tuesday, says island was `hit as hard as you can hit'
3 week ago
@POTUS says thats’s the earliest he is able to travel to the island due to the damage.
3 week ago
“This is an overall strategy we can see in all countries” says Czech Republic's Jakub Durr re Russia support of the extremes
3 week ago
With Puerto Rico “literally destroyed,” @POTUS announces he’ll travel there next Tuesday.
3 week ago
With social media - “They might do their part of the job by ensuring that users are real individuals” per Czech Deputy Foreign Minister Durr
3 week ago
"What we need to do is have tailored messages to different audiences,” per @NATO's Ildem “If there’s a vacuum others will be exploiting it”
3 week ago
“We cannot counter propaganda or disinformation with propaganda” per @NATO's Ildem “We need to strengthen the resilience of our societies”
3 week ago
“Easy solution is to focus on debunking this information. This is something that NATO does” per @NATO Amb Tacan Ildem re Russia
Secretary Tillerson on North Korea: We’re going to continue to pursue our diplomatic efforts and hope that’s the way we’ll solve this.3 week ago
Secretary Tillerson on North Korea: We’re going to continue to pursue our diplomatic efforts and hope that’s the way we’ll solve this.
3 week ago
“It’s to divide us, to make us uncertain, to make us weak”-Sweden's Svartz, Director General, Civil Contingencies Agency
3 week ago
Russia “support the right wings. They support the extreme left if it supports their goals” - Sweden's Nils Svartz
@SpeakerRyan on 3 week ago
@SpeakerRyan on "humanitarian crisis" in Puerto Rico: "This is our country, and these our fellow citizens. They need our help."
“We already have some signs of course of activities3 week ago
“We already have some signs of course of activities" by Russia with upcoming October elex-Czech Deputy Minister-Foreign Affairs Jakub Durr
.@SpeakerRyan: “Historic tax reform will put all of our businesses in a better competitive position so they can stay here at home.”3 week ago
[email protected]: “Historic tax reform will put all of our businesses in a better competitive position so they can stay here at home.”
.@SpeakerRyan on tax reform: “We need a tax code that’s built for growth that helps struggling families. People need relief.”3 week ago
[email protected] on tax reform: “We need a tax code that’s built for growth that helps struggling families. People need relief.”
3 week ago
“Stigmatize Russian trolls…bot farms” but "Do things that we can live with” per @AtlanticCouncil's Amb Fried
3 week ago
"To solve the problem of Russian propaganda…United States and Europe are going to need to have a common front"-Amb Daniel Fried
3 week ago
"I don’t know if we're up to that" warns @SenWhitehouse re: cutting off special interests from dark money/shell corporations
3 week ago
US must tell special interests "you're going to have to play in the American political system like an ordinary player," per @SenWhitehouse
3 week ago
@SenWhitehouse: part of the problem is also special interests, which use the same tools-dark money/shell corporations-as Russia
3 week ago
Russia making use of "political dark money and shell corporations" to peddle influence in the West, per @SenWhitehouse
3 week ago
“Transparency and sunlight are the enemies of Russian election interference” per @SenWhitehouse
3 week ago
"This ain't over folks. Russia doesn't even mind getting caught" per @SenWhitehouse
Russia's main weapons: fake news and politicized corruption…for the sake of creating a political effect” per @SenWhitehouse at StratcomDC3 week ago
Russia's main weapons: fake news and politicized corruption…for the sake of creating a political effect” per @SenWhitehouse at StratcomDC
3 week ago
"We need a far more coordinated effort to counteract that" adds @SenRonJohnson
“What [Russia] propaganda is all about is disinformation, to get the people of Europe to believe you can’t believe anybody3 week ago
“What [Russia] propaganda is all about is disinformation, to get the people of Europe to believe you can’t believe anybody" - @SenRonJohnson
3 week ago
[email protected]: ALABAMA, get out and vote for Luther Strange - he has proven to me that he will never let you down! MAGA
Russia meddling in US was 3 week ago
Russia meddling in US was "pervasive and undermining effort” per @SenRonJohnson “Unfortunately chaos is cheap"
“Just come up to that 2% level…you have to show that same level of commitment3 week ago
“Just come up to that 2% level…you have to show that same level of commitment" @SenRonJohnson says re @NATO defense spending
3 week ago
@SenRonJohnson “We stand with you recognize how important our relationship with @NATO and Europe is" per @SenRonJohnson tells European allies Stratcom
“What I’m hearing now is where is America? What are we doing to deepen our relationships3 week ago
“What I’m hearing now is where is America? What are we doing to deepen our relationships" with Europe? per @SenRonJohnson
3 week ago
[email protected]: The NFL has all sorts of rules and regulations. The only way out for them is to set a rule that you can't kneel during our National Anthem!
3 week ago
[email protected]: Thank you to Carmen Yulin Cruz, the Mayor of San Juan, for your kind words on FEMA etc.We are working hard. Much food and water there/on way
3 week ago
[email protected]: Great interview on @foxandfriends with the parents of Otto Warmbier: 1994 - 2017. Otto was tortured beyond belief by North Korea.
3 week ago
[email protected]: Luther Strange has been shooting up in the Alabama polls since my endorsement. Finish the job - vote today for "Big Luther."
3 week ago
[email protected]: But while Dallas dropped to it knees as a team, they ALL stood up for our National Anthem. Big progress being made - we love our country!
3 week ago
[email protected]: The booing at the NFL football game last night, when the entire Dallas team dropped to its knees, was loudest I have ever heard. Great anger
3 week ago
[email protected]: Ratings for NFL football are way down except before game starts, when people tune in to see whether or not our country will be disrespected!
3 week ago
[email protected]: Big election tomorrow in the Great State of Alabama. Vote for Senator Luther Strange, tough on crime and border - will never let you down!
3 week ago
[email protected]: A few of the many clips of John McCain talking about Repealing and Replacing O'Care. My oh my has he changed-complete turn from years of talk!
3 week ago
[email protected]: Owed to Wall Street and the banks which, sadly, must be dealt with. Food, water and medical are top priorities - and doing well. FEMA
3 week ago
[email protected]: It's old electrical grid, which was in terrible shape, was devastated. Much of the Island was destroyed, with billions of dollars.
3 week ago
[email protected]: Texas and Florida are doing great but Puerto Rico, which was already suffering from broken infrastructure and massive debt, is in deep trouble..
3 week ago
[email protected]: Tremendous backlash against the NFL and its players for disrespect of our Country. StandForOurAnthem
3 week ago
[email protected]: General John Kelly totally agrees with my stance on NFL players and the fact that they should not be disrespecting our FLAG or GREAT COUNTRY!
3 week ago
[email protected]: [email protected] is FakeNews. Just reported COS (John Kelly) was opposed to my stance on NFL players disrespecting FLAG, ANTHEM, COUNTRY. Total lie!
Senator Collins opposes Graham-Cassidy health care bills3 week ago
Senator Collins opposes Graham-Cassidy health care bills
CBO releases preliminary analysis of Graham-Cassidy bill, says 3 week ago
CBO releases preliminary analysis of Graham-Cassidy bill, says "at least several weeks" needed to provide full analysis.
3 week ago
[email protected] says she's made up her mind on Graham-Cassidy. Won't say which way she's voting, yet.
3 week ago
Cornyn says Senate GOP will meet tomorrow to discuss current repeal effort. No decision til then
@VP: En route to @NASA_Marshall with  @Robert_Aderholt, Natl Space Council ED Scott Pace and policy dir. Daris Meeks to discuss space program.3 week ago
@VP: En route to @NASA_Marshall with @Robert_Aderholt, Natl Space Council ED Scott Pace and policy dir. Daris Meeks to discuss space program.
3 week ago
Graves backed Rep Pascrell D-NJ in asking why damage in TX and FL should get special tax treatment but not in NJ
3 week ago
Rep Garret Graves R-LA expresses opposition to provisions on flood insurance in this FAA/hurricane tax relief bill
.@clairecmc: 3 week ago
[email protected]: "Is there a legal definition of adequate and affordable in this bill?" @BillCassidy: "There's a Merriam-Webster definition."
3 week ago
Rep Bill Pascrell D-NJ says GOP took plans from his tax relief bill for Sandy but won't apply them to Sandy victims
3 week ago
@SenWarren: If Congress won't stand up for workers, the very least we can do is give these workers a chance to join together and stand up for themselves.
3 week ago
@RepAdamSchiff: Puerto Rico suffered catastrophic damage from HurricaneMaria. Millions with o power or water. Congress should take up emergency aid asap.
3 week ago
@RandPaul: Republicans treating health care bill "like a kidney stone: "Pass it, pass it. Pass it."
3 week ago
Cantwell also said Trump should name a point person to take the lead at the WH and work with all fed agencies on Puerto Rico response
3 week ago
Sen. Cantwell, in middle of health care hearing, redirects attention to Puerto Rico crisis. Says time for FEMA declaration for all of PR.
.@RandPaul says GOP constituents in KY want him to vote against Graham-Cassidy, believing it a 3 week ago
[email protected] says GOP constituents in KY want him to vote against Graham-Cassidy, believing it a "stamp of approval" on Obamacare spending.
3 week ago
Dozens arrested as demonstrators interrupt Senate hearing on Graham-Cassidy health plan
3 week ago
US Department of State: We'll continue to de-conflict ops with RUS, but comments made by RUS officials untrue and unhelpful.
.@RandPaul: 3 week ago
[email protected]: "We've always had friendly conversations. I've never had a cross word with the president."
.@RandPaul lists several conditions for supporting Graham-Cassidy bill. 3 week ago
[email protected] lists several conditions for supporting Graham-Cassidy bill. "Am I willing to compromise? Yes."
Man arrested near White House had these 9 guns, 3 knives, Secret Service says3 week ago
Man arrested near White House had these 9 guns, 3 knives, Secret Service says
3 week ago
[email protected], to @jaketapper: "Voting to keep it and block granting it is not repeal - it's fake repeal."
3 week ago
Jared Kushner used a private email account to talk to White House officials, his attorney says
3 week ago
McConnell back to whacking Obamacare on the Senate floor, praises Graham and Cassidy
3 week ago
Sen Schumer calls for White House to request more hurricane disaster aid for Florida, Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico
3 week ago
In opening remarks on Senate floor, McConnell doesn't tip his hand if he would bring Graham/Cassidy to flr. Very vague and neutral
3 week ago
McConnell opens Senate by thanking Graham and Cassidy, but mentions nothing about a vote on their GOP health plan
Rep. Cummings writes Jared Kushner, questioning use of personal email to communicate with White House officials3 week ago
Rep. Cummings writes Jared Kushner, questioning use of personal email to communicate with White House officials
3 week ago
“Certainly we’re going to continue to rely on partners…consistent with the president’s view of burden sharing" says WH NatSec Adv Gen McMaster
3 week ago
“I didn’t see any of the chaos…we were actually working in a sensible and effective way" says Gen HR McMaster of Trump White House
3 week ago
“His agenda is really clear" says Gen McMaster of @POTUS "He demands results"
3 week ago
On Trump White House, “There’s nobody who’s there serving the president who’s there to control the president” per Gen McMaster
.@VP departing for Huntsville, AL to meet with  top @NASA officials. Focus on future of space - vital for national security and US economy3 week ago
[email protected] departing for Huntsville, AL to meet with top @NASA officials. Focus on future of space - vital for national security and US economy
3 week ago
Pres Trump chose not to respond when asked about the North Korean Foreign Minister's charge that he had declared war on North Korea.
3 week ago
"If I can't afford it, it doesn't matter!" @LindseyGrahamSC confronted by protesters over GOP health care bill
Pres Trump advised the kids to 3 week ago
Pres Trump advised the kids to "do what you love and you're going to be successful." Said it's not work if you love what you do.
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Pres said greater access to STEM and computer science classes will help kids prepare for the high-paying jobs of the future.
With kids in STEM t-shirts around the Resolute Desk, Pres Trump committed to $200-million a year to fund computer science education.3 week ago
With kids in STEM t-shirts around the Resolute Desk, Pres Trump committed to $200-million a year to fund computer science education.
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@POTUS “has done everything he can to strengthen @NATO” per WH's McMaster “It seems like tough love but it’s love”
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“Time to resurrect geopolitics as a focus of our strategic planning efforts” adds McMaster, saying US needs its allies
Pres Trump signs memorandum directing @BetsyDeVosED to make computer science a priority in the schools to better prepare kids for STEM jobs.3 week ago
Pres Trump signs memorandum directing @BetsyDeVosED to make computer science a priority in the schools to better prepare kids for STEM jobs.
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US "not assuming that anything we do will go without some sort of a response" from DPRK per WH's McMaster
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“Much greater danger of Kim Jong Un not recognizing the danger he was placing himself, his government and his ppl in”-McMaster re POTUS tweets
“I don’t think we have seen any evidence that difference rhetoric in the past has moderated the behavior3 week ago
“I don’t think we have seen any evidence that difference rhetoric in the past has moderated the behavior"of DPRK-McMaster on @POTUS tweets
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"200 million a year. Does that sounds like big bucks?" Kids: "Yeah." Trump, joking: "It's peanuts. You're going to say 'Give us more.'"
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US has thought through 4-5 different ways DPRK problem is going to be resolved - “some are uglier than others" per WH's McMaster
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Cruz aides say Graham-Cassidy folks backed away from deal for more reg rollback in newest draft, still working "to get to yes"
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“One of the things that North Korea could do…[give] access to IAEA [@iaeaorg] inspectors” suggests WH's McMaster
Cassidy says he would've preferred Dem co-sponsor, references his 3 week ago
Cassidy says he would've preferred Dem co-sponsor, references his "bipartisan" proposal with Susan Collins, a Republican.
.@POTUS signs STEM EO to help American kids be prepared for workforce of tomorrow. Admin focused on creating opportunities in our schools.3 week ago
[email protected] signs STEM EO to help American kids be prepared for workforce of tomorrow. Admin focused on creating opportunities in our schools.
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“Talks have to happen under conditions that differ from previous talks” but not going to come up with list of preconditions, per McMaster
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“What we hope to do is avoid war but what we can’t do is discount that possibility” - WH's Gen McMaster on DPRK threat
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DPRK “threat much further advanced than anybody anticipated” per WH National Security Adviser McMaster
“A nuclearized North Korea…unacceptable bcs of the government's past behavior in proliferating every weapons system”-NSA McMaster3 week ago
“A nuclearized North Korea…unacceptable bcs of the government's past behavior in proliferating every weapons system”-NSA McMaster
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[email protected]: "Actually, a state could take the dollars that we're giving, and continue the [Medicaid] expansion program as they have it."
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National Security Council frames challenges through key guidlines,including “peace through strength”, such as in nuclear deterrence per McMaster
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Need to"shift the balance back in favor of the United States” per McMaster “We’re beginning to frame the problemandprovide guidance"
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Cassidy complains D's won't work with him, says he worked with Collins on earlier bill they could back. But Collins isn't backing this bill.
Key for US national security: “Get the White House out of the business of tactical decision making” per Nat Sec Adviser Gen HR McMaster3 week ago
Key for US national security: “Get the White House out of the business of tactical decision making” per Nat Sec Adviser Gen HR McMaster
Here’s someone working at the @WhiteHouse today producing a visible accomplishment.3 week ago
Here’s someone working at the @WhiteHouse today producing a visible accomplishment.
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The pres is "simply stating that pride in our country is a good thing and standing up for the natl anthem is a symbol of that," says Sanders.
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Q: “Is he trying to wage some kind of culture war?” @PressSec: “Not at all.”
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Q: Does the president have a problem with the First Amendment? @PressSec: “Not at all.”
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Sanders says federal response to Hurricane Maria "anything but slow.' Says @TomBossert45 and @FEMA_Brock today assessing in PR and USVI.
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Sen Lindsey Graham R-SC at Senate health care hearing: "I'm here because Obamacare is a disaster in my state"
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“The federal response has been anything but slow” to Puerto Rico, replies @PressSec. Focus still on life-saving efforts.
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Charter aircraft travel by @SecPriceMD not approved by WH, says @PressSec. Came out of general funds at @HHSGov.
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[email protected]: Always appropriate for the pres. of this country to promote our flag, to promote our national anthem and ask people to respect it.
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“To my knowledge, very limited,” answers @PressSec on how extensive use is in @WhiteHouse of private e-mails.
Sanders says President Trump has sent FEMA Administrator Long, Homeland Security Adv. Bossert to hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico today.3 week ago
Sanders says President Trump has sent FEMA Administrator Long, Homeland Security Adv. Bossert to hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico today.
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“It really doesn’t take that long to type out 140 characters,” says @PressSec on whether @POTUS TakeAKneeNFL tweets consuming his time.
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“False narrative” that @POTUS was warned by officials not to make it personal with Kim Jong Un in UNGA speech, asserts @PressSec.
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“I certainly don’t think talking about the American flag is a distraction for the President of the United States,” replies @PressSec.
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[email protected]: "As President Trump has said: Racism is evil. It has no place in our country."
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“We’ve not declared war on North Korea,” says @PressSec. “Frankly the suggestion of that is absurd.”
Defends @POTUS NFL statements. Says always appropriate for the pres to defend the flag, national anthem and those who fought to defend them.3 week ago
Defends @POTUS NFL statements. Says always appropriate for the pres to defend the flag, national anthem and those who fought to defend them.
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“We’ve done unprecedented movement in terms of federal funding” for Puerto Rico, says @PressSec in response to question.
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“It’s always appropriate for the President of the United States to defend our flag, to defend our National Anthem…" - @PressSec
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@PressSec on TakeAKneeNFL: “This isn’t about the president being against anyone.”
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"If you want a hearing, you better shut up," Finance Committee Chair Orrin Hatch says as protesters chant "No cuts to Medicaid."
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List of "grassroots leaders” invited for dinner with @POTUS this evening.
On Wednesday @POTUS heads to Indianapolis, announces @PressSec.3 week ago
On Wednesday @POTUS heads to Indianapolis, announces @PressSec.
Chair Orrin Hatch, Finance Committee members watch as protesters disrupt start of Graham-Cassidy hearing with chant about saving Medicaid.3 week ago
Chair Orrin Hatch, Finance Committee members watch as protesters disrupt start of Graham-Cassidy hearing with chant about saving Medicaid.
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Sen Hatch R-UT just said the Graham-Cassidy health care hearing is in recess "until we get order"
Police appear to remove protester in a wheel chair at Graham-Cassidy hearing.3 week ago
Police appear to remove protester in a wheel chair at Graham-Cassidy hearing.
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Sen Orrin Hatch R-UT tries to start hearing as demonstrators chant, "No cuts to Medicaid, save our liberty"
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Hatch on Graham Cassidy: " I wish 'em luck. But I'm not convinced they have much of a chance"
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Pentagon: ISIS executed 45 of its own fighters between Iraqi cities of Anah and Rawa “as a warning to others,” who were fleeing Anah, spox
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@SenSanders: The people of Puerto Rico are suffering. We must act immediately to address this humanitarian crisis.
In an order just issued, the Court asks for briefs on the case, and leaves open the chance of future arguments3 week ago
In an order just issued, the Court asks for briefs on the case, and leaves open the chance of future arguments
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In aftermath of new Trump travel ban policy, US Supreme Court cancels October 10 arguments on that matter
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Passing Graham-Cassidy will be "virtually impossible," @senorrinhatch says.
Memo signed by @POTUS 3 week ago
Memo signed by @POTUS "to prioritize computer science education programs for grades K-12."
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Warner says if Kushner emails "used to hide anything that might have had something to do with Russians that would obviously be relevant"
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Rand Paul is holding another press conference on Graham-Cassidy.
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Defense Sec. Mattis not reviewing U.S. military participation in professional sports events, Pentagon spokesperson says
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Tennessee police officer arrested near @WhiteHouse with weapons in car trunk.
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Cruz not yet supportive of Graham Cassidy after revisions. Lee still reviewing. No votes have moved
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If Pyongyang's provocative actions don't stop, then @POTUS will be provided with options to deal with DPRK, says @DeptofDefense.