Pres welcomes Kirstjen Nielsen (far right) to her first Cabinet meeting as Homeland Security Secretary. She won Senate confirmation yesterday by vote of 62-37. Succeeds Gen John Kelly in the job. He stepped down July 28 to become WH Chief of Staff.

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14 December 2017
6 day ago
[email protected] on @POTUS: "His demeanor in the presidency is a deterrent for [Russia and China] he's a bold leader and he speaks his mind." @IngrahamAngle
6 day ago
[email protected] on @POTUS: "The idea that the behavior or positions being taken by [Trump] are ruining our image around the world I think is a massive overstatement." @IngrahamAngle
1 week ago
Trump Jr. claims he didn't speak directly with Trump on misleading Trump Tower meeting statement: report
1 week ago
U.S. House approves GOP bill making it easier for gun owners to carry concealed weapons across state lines
1 week ago
Congressional investigators are scrutinizing trips to Europe taken last year by several Trump associates, amid concern they may have met with Kremlin-linked operatives.
1 week ago
[email protected]: I have determined that it is time to officially recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. I am also directing the State Department to begin preparation to move the American Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem
1 week ago
Sen. Warren joins in on Franken: "I think he should resign"
1 week ago
"I firmly believe that some people will be captured in this that aren't guilty of something because the way the stampede starts" per Senator Burr
1 week ago
"Look at what we're going through right now with members of Congress on sexual harassment, many of which probably have every reason to be concerned and should rethink their profession" per @SenatorBurr
1 week ago
Reaction to Jerusalem recognition from German Chancellor AngelaMerkel: The German govt. does not support this, because the status of Jerusalem should be negotiated as part of a 2 state solution
UK PM @theresa_may says Great Britain disagrees w Trump's decision to move its embassy to Jerusalem and recognize the Holy City as Israel capital before a final status agreement w the Palestinians, calling it 1 week ago
UK PM @theresa_may says Great Britain disagrees w Trump's decision to move its embassy to Jerusalem and recognize the Holy City as Israel capital before a final status agreement w the Palestinians, calling it "unhelpful", @number10press
House Intel Commitee releases the testimony of Erik Prince. Schiff says of the Seychelles trip: 1 week ago
House Intel Commitee releases the testimony of Erik Prince. Schiff says of the Seychelles trip: "Prince also could not adequately explain why he traveled halfway around the world to meet with UAE officials and, ultimately, the head of the Russian fund."
@keithellison: This White House continues to play politics with issues of national security and international peace, and its reckless decision making should concern us all.1 week ago
@keithellison: This White House continues to play politics with issues of national security and international peace, and its reckless decision making should concern us all.
1 week ago
Bernie Sanders: It needs to be an ongoing movement of women and men that includes a national discussion about sexism, sexual harassment, objectification, inequality and abuse of power.
1 week ago
Bernie Sanders: We are now at a crossroads in American culture. And it is an important one. The way we treat women in our country has been abysmal in almost every way.
1 week ago
Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein will testify about the special counsel's investigation before the House Judiciary Committee on December 13.
1 week ago
Bernie Sanders: Sen. Franken has said that he will be making an announcement about his political future tomorrow. The right thing is for him to resign.
Secretary Tillerson: @POTUS decided today, as Congress first urged in the Jerusalem Embassy Act in 1995, and has reaffirmed regularly since, to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.1 week ago
Secretary Tillerson: @POTUS decided today, as Congress first urged in the Jerusalem Embassy Act in 1995, and has reaffirmed regularly since, to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
1 week ago
House rejects Democrat's resolution to impeach President Trump
1 week ago
"For the foreseeable future, cyber will continue to be the thing I most fear" warns @SenatorBurr
1 week ago
"I may be more concerned today about a potential North Korean action" but @SenatorBurr says when he lays his head down on his pillow, "Cyber's the greatest threat"
1 week ago
House now voting to table consideration of impeachment articles offered by Rep Al Green D-TX against President Trump
Pledges Israel 1 week ago
Pledges Israel "will always ensure freedom of worship for Jews, Christians, and Muslims alike." And thanks @POTUS "for today's historic decision."
1 week ago
@SenatorBurr says Senate Intelligence Comm has interviews well over 100 people in Russia investigation, has gotten unprecedented access to individuals and intelligence
1 week ago
Netanyahu says he shares @POTUS commitment "to advancing peace between Israel and all of our neighbors, including the Palestinians." And reiterates pledge "there will be no change whatsoever to the status quo at the holy sites" in Jerusalem.
1 week ago
"I responded, when we had interviewed everyone who needs to be interviewed," says @SenatorBurr of what he told @POTUS about wrapping up Russia investigation
Re @POTUS remarks to him about wrapping up Russia investigation, 1 week ago
Re @POTUS remarks to him about wrapping up Russia investigation, "That was in a telephone conversation that the president and I had last May… the subject of the telephone call had nothing to do with the investigation" per @SenatorBurr
1 week ago
"The President's decision is an important step towards peace," says @netanyahu, "for there is no peace that doesn't include Jerusalem as the capital of the State of Israel."
1 week ago
For Election2018 and possible Russia meddling, "All of my colleagues are worried about it or should be worried about it" warns Senate Intel Comm Chair @SenatorBurr
1 week ago
[email protected]: "I am also directing the State Department to begin preparation to move the American embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem."
1 week ago
[email protected] is now calling for @SenFranken to resign. He said otherwise about an hour ago
1 week ago
"There's no change of vote totals but there were attempts to get Ito voter files for reasons that we don't know" per @SenatorBurr re Russia election meddling Election2016
1 week ago
No hesitation on part of WH in acknowledging that Jerusalem announcement by Pres Trump fulfills "a major campaign promise of his and many previous Presidential candidates."
1 week ago
@ChuckGrassley: Americans shld see politically biased texts by demoted FBI official working Clinton email AND Trump campaign investigations. DOJ shld cough up all related docs andmake Strzok come to Judic cmte as I asked in OCTOBER! TRANSPARENCY BRINGS ACCOUNTABILITY
Here's the full Elijah Cummings letter detailing a whistleblower's account that Michael Flynn told an associate that Russia sanctions would be 1 week ago
Here's the full Elijah Cummings letter detailing a whistleblower's account that Michael Flynn told an associate that Russia sanctions would be "ripped up" early in the Trump presidency
1 week ago
@LindseyGrahamSC: Why did the Trump Administration decide to declare Jerusalem the capital of Israel? Because it always has been and always will be.
1 week ago
@ChuckGrassley: Reporters say FBI official who watered down Comey stmt on Clinton emails AND started Russia 'collusion' probe on Trump Campaign was fired frm Mueller team after DOJ watchdog found evidence of political bias. THIS IS WHY DOJ/FBI NEEDS OVERSIGHT Why don't dems agree?
1 week ago
@LindseyGrahamSC: Finally, the decision announced today does not take other options off the table regarding a two-state solution.
1 week ago
@LindseyGrahamSC:I fully support the Trump Administration's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel because this statement reflects the reality on the ground for the last 3,000 years.
1 week ago
Sen Dianne Feinstein: It's clear the American people don't look lightly on these kinds of actions, no matter who they're committed by, and the number of complaints against Senator Franken is a concern. I think resignation is the right thing for him to do.
1 week ago
[email protected]: "Israel is a sovereign nation with the right, like every other sovereign nation, to determine its own capital."
@POTUS signing Jerusalem announcement1 week ago
@POTUS signing Jerusalem announcement
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Still, @SenatorBurr warns not to underestimate North Korea's ability to innovate - which means sanctions may be having less of an impact
1 week ago
@POTUS concludes speech with asking God to bless the Israelis, the Palestinians and the United States."
President Trump on changes in Jerusalem policies: 1 week ago
President Trump on changes in Jerusalem policies: "This decision is not intended in any way to reflect a departure from our strong commitment to facilitate a lasting peace agreement."
1 week ago
"Would it surprise me that Russia might attempt to provide products [to DPRK]? No, that wouldn't surprise me" says @SenatorBurr
1 week ago
US media: Tillerson and Mattis were both opposed to Trump's Jerusalem announcement due to security concerns; Kushner and Greenblatt were in favour
Trump announces he's dispatching VP Pence to the Middle East to reaffirm US commitment to work with its partners to defeat radicalism and expel extremists.1 week ago
Trump announces he's dispatching VP Pence to the Middle East to reaffirm US commitment to work with its partners to defeat radicalism and expel extremists.
1 week ago
"I don't think that we've kept Russia… we don't keep them focused as a threat," per @SenatorBurr. Notes 70 percent of intel folks used to be educated in Russian language but not anymore
1 week ago
@POTUS: "Peace is never beyond the grasp of those willing to reach it. So today we calm, for moderation."
1 week ago
@POTUS: "There will, of course, be disagreement and dissent regarding this announcement."
1 week ago
As for Senate Intelligence Committee, "Our review of that information will be as thorough as it possibly can be" @SenatorBurr says re Russia probe
1 week ago
"We are not taking a position of any final status issues," such as contested borders between Israel and the Palestinians. There must be a peace agreement "that is acceptable to both sides," adds @POTUS. "The United States would support a two-state solution."
1 week ago
On @POTUS Russia - "It important to understand that if we were talking a year and a half ago, there's nobody in this room that would have believed anyone in his campaign was capable of collusion" per @SenatorBurr
President Trump: 1 week ago
President Trump: "I've judged this course of action to be in the best interests of the United States of America, and the pursuit of peace between Israel and the Palestinians."
1 week ago
@POTUS: @StateDept to immediately begin planning for a "magnificent" embassy to be built in Jerusalem.
1 week ago
[email protected]: "We cannot solve our problems by making the same failed assumptions and repeating the same failed strategies of the past. Old challenges demand new approaches."
1 week ago
As for @POTUS' tweets, @SenatorBurr says he does not read tweets - "I don't read them, whether its my wife's of the president's"
1 week ago
@POTUS: "Today Jerusalem is the seat of the modern Israeli government," as well as the Knesset, the Supreme Court and the home of the prime minister and president.
1 week ago
@POTUS: "Jerusalem is not just the heart of three great religions" but also of "one of the most successfull democracies in the world."
1 week ago
"That's his art of negotiating" per Sen. Burr "It is uncomfortable sometimes to members of congress, It is uncomfortable sometimes to the American people" re @POTUS approach to public negotiations/diplomacy, Russia
1 week ago
This is the best interest of the US and to advance the peace process, declares @POTUS.
1 week ago
Why won't @POTUS talk about Russia? "When you get to the content of what he does… subject experts don't have too much criticism" says @SenatorBurr
1 week ago
@POTUS: "It is time to officially recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel."
1 week ago
@POTUS: "After more than two decades of waivers we're no closer to a lasting peace agreement between the Israelis and the Palestinians."
1 week ago
[email protected]: Join me live from the @WhiteHouse via Periscope
1 week ago
Russia, China, others - "Their level of innovation will be on the same pace as ours if not more" says @SenatorBurr
@PressSec: Speech excerpts as prepared for delivery by @POTUS:1 week ago
@PressSec: Speech excerpts as prepared for delivery by @POTUS:
1 week ago
"Companies have to take some responsibility," per @SenatorBurr on cyber and security issues "Do you really want to leave technology decisions to the group that I serve with?"
1 week ago
"I want to limit through policy the tools that they [Russia] can use" says @SenatorBurr
The 1 week ago
The "Secretary of State will restrict entry into the United States of those individuals involved in undermining democracy in Cambodia."
1 week ago
Michael Flynn told an associate that Russia sanctions would be "ripped up" early in the Trump presidency, a whistleblower told Congress
1 week ago
"To believe that Russia has changed since the Cold War is just an absolute myth" per Senate Intelligence Comm Chair @SenatorBurr
1 week ago
[email protected] says US intel saw Russia disinfo effort in real-time, and both intel community and lawmakers were "anxious" to see leadership from Obama administration that didn't come
1 week ago
"This is not limited just to elections. This is not limited to Russia" per @SenatorBurr "Others will exploit the ability to create chaos in our society. Might even be the tool of nation states tat want to buy interest in US companies," drive stock prices down
On Russia and Election2016, 1 week ago
On Russia and Election2016, "I don't see this as an intelligence failure… the intelligence we had on an ongoing basis should have prompted us to ask more questions" per @SenatorBurr
1 week ago
@SenatorBurr then raises concerns that innocent people could suffer - draws link to wave of sexual harassment allegations
Trump to deliver his statement recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital in the Diplomatic Reception Room, under famous Gilbert Stuart portrait of GW.1 week ago
Trump to deliver his statement recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital in the Diplomatic Reception Room, under famous Gilbert Stuart portrait of GW.
1 week ago
"My concern long term is that if we get too accustomed to unnamed sources, that will be the predominance of what's out there…" says @SenatorBurr at CFR, talking about unnamed sources in media on Russia investigation
More than 3.6 million people have signed up for Obamacare plans during the first month of open enrollment, according to new numbers released by CMS.1 week ago
More than 3.6 million people have signed up for Obamacare plans during the first month of open enrollment, according to new numbers released by CMS.
1 week ago
With funding running out for the Government on Friday, Pres Trump said a shutdown "could happen." Said it would be Democrats fault for insisting on "illegal immigrants pouring into our country, bring with them crime, tremendous amounts of drugs. We don't want to have that. "
1 week ago
@NancyPelosi: President Trump is the only person talking about a government shutdown. Democrats are hopeful the President will be open to an agreement to address the urgent needs of the American people and keep government open.
Pres welcomes Kirstjen Nielsen (far right) to her first Cabinet meeting as Homeland Security Secretary. She won Senate confirmation yesterday by vote of 62-37. Succeeds Gen John Kelly in the job. He stepped down July 28 to become WH Chief of Staff.1 week ago
Pres welcomes Kirstjen Nielsen (far right) to her first Cabinet meeting as Homeland Security Secretary. She won Senate confirmation yesterday by vote of 62-37. Succeeds Gen John Kelly in the job. He stepped down July 28 to become WH Chief of Staff.
Sen. Gillibrand speaks after calling for Sen. Franken to step aside: 1 week ago
Sen. Gillibrand speaks after calling for Sen. Franken to step aside: "We as elected leaders should absolutely be held to a higher standard, not a lower standard, and we should fundamentally be valuing women."
Pres Trump hails 3.3% GDP. If it weren't for the hurricanes, he says GDP might have hit 4%. Says each point means adds $2.5-trilliion dollars to the economy and means 10-million jobs. Sees no reason why GDP can't hit 4, 5 and even 6%.1 week ago
Pres Trump hails 3.3% GDP. If it weren't for the hurricanes, he says GDP might have hit 4%. Says each point means adds $2.5-trilliion dollars to the economy and means 10-million jobs. Sees no reason why GDP can't hit 4, 5 and even 6%.
1 week ago
[email protected]: "We want to have a great beautiful, crime-free country. And we want people to come into our country but we want the to come on our basis."
Second male senator, Joe Donnelly, now calling on Franken to resign. At least the 9th senator overall.1 week ago
Second male senator, Joe Donnelly, now calling on Franken to resign. At least the 9th senator overall.
1 week ago
[email protected]: "We're on the verge of a historic victory that cuts taxes, for the middle class, for businesses."
1 week ago
@TomPerez: Sen. Al Franken should step down. Everyone must share the responsibility of building a culture of trust and respect for women in every industry and workplace, and that includes our party.
President tells Cabinet he's thrilled by Senate passage of the tax cut bill. Tells press they covered it accurately 1 week ago
President tells Cabinet he's thrilled by Senate passage of the tax cut bill. Tells press they covered it accurately "for the most part." Says the tax cut bill will produce a lot of new jobs.
1 week ago
[email protected]: "Many of our brave troops will be spending Christmas overseas. We're thinking about them."
1 week ago
Asked if the government would shut down because of congressional gridlock on the budget, @POTUS replied that it "could happen."
1 week ago
[Putin] would like a weak United States that's unwilling and unable to push back against Russia" per @EvelynNFarkas
Of his 1 week ago
Of his "big announcement" on Jerusalem at 1pm, Pres Trump says "I think it's long overdue." He says other presidents had promised action, but didn't follow through.
1 week ago
"The Democrats maybe want to shut down the country" because they want immigrants flowing in, adds @POTUS and then mentions "radical Islamic terrorism."
Sen. Bob Casey becomes first male senator to call for Franken to step down. Total count is eight.1 week ago
Sen. Bob Casey becomes first male senator to call for Franken to step down. Total count is eight.
1 week ago
"He's knocked the hell out of 'em…of course I've made it possible," says @POTUS of SecDef Mattis leadership in combatting ISIS. "We don't want 'em going into our country."
1 week ago
@POTUS: "We're in a great period in this country."
1 week ago
@POTUS: "I don't want to go beyond that because I'll be criticized if we don't hit that."
1 week ago
GDP growth of six percent possible, declares @POTUS in Cabinet meeting.
1 week ago
POTUS asked if we're going to have a shutdown: "It could happen. The Democrats are really looking at something that is very dangerous to our country. They are looking at shutting down they want to have illegal immigrants pouring into our country."
1 week ago
@POTUS: "I cannot wait to sign these giant tax cuts and reforms…it will be the largest tax cut, by far, in the history of our country."
1 week ago
POTUS: US military "was very depleted when I got here."
1 week ago
"It will be handled and will be handled properly," says @POTUS of DPRK.
1 week ago
In Cabinet meeting @POTUS says "we face many serious threats."
1 week ago
@VP: The people of California in the path of these wildfires are in our hearts, and we're praying for you and the heroic first responders working to keep all safe. Like @POTUS said, please listen to local and state officials. We are with you all!
1 week ago
Sen Kamala Harris D-CA calls for Franken to resign
1 week ago
@SenKamalaHarris: Sexual harassment and misconduct should not be allowed by anyone and should not occur anywhere. I believe the best thing for Senator Franken to do is step down.
1 week ago
Democratic Sens. Gillibrand, Hirono, McCaskill, and Hassan have all called on Franken to step aside in the last 10 minutes
1 week ago
@SenWarren: The federal government will run out of money on Friday unless Congress passes a new spending bill. This isn't just about keeping the lights on - it's about our values
1 week ago
"The Russian government is not likely to respond to a soft request for negotiation" on Moscow's influence campaigns/cyber, per @EvelynNFarkas "we essentially have to force them to recognize that the price is too high"
1 week ago
"This problem comes down to leadership….what do we want? What do we want our world to be like?" says @selectedwisdom on countering not just Russia, but others, even domestic political campaigns on socialmedia
1 week ago
There is a danger, says @selectedwisdom - "We're much closer to real breaks in the United States than people really understand at this point"
1 week ago
"Declaring a source now, it's way too late" per @selectedwisdom "As long as it [the content from @RT or @SputnikInt] appeals to their preferences, they're going to consume it"
1 week ago
Making @RT and @SputnikInt register as foreign agents - "It's great that they did that It won't affect anything" says @selectedwisdom at @CFR_org Election Security symposium
1 week ago
In the United States "I'm not sure anyone knows what their role is in countering influence online" says @selectedwisdom "I haven't seen a lot of gears moving in any direction"
1 week ago
"We have failed in this for a decade now… in our counter influence. We don't always know what we believe in" per @selectedwisdom whether Russia or terror
1 week ago
Combating Russia influence ops with elections - "I don't know that anything's working yet…" says @selectedwisdom
1 week ago
[email protected]: MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN!
1 week ago
"We get calls every day… people are concerned" counters Indiana's @SecretaryLawson "I've had just as many calls regarding the security of our elections … as I have ever had"
1 week ago
Do Americans care about election security?"No," says @sultanofcyber "I'm concerned also about a leadership deficit on this topic" (which he describes as bipartisan)
1 week ago
@FLOTUS: Thoughts and prayers to those affected by the wildfires in California. Thank you to all first responders for their heroic efforts.
1 week ago
"We spend far more on election campaigns than we do on running elections themselves" warns UPenn's Prof. Blaze
1 week ago
If US hasn't seen a large scale breach of voter registration data "it's because no one has seriously tried" per UPenn ComputerandInformation Science Prof Matt Blaze
1 week ago
Another woman, a former Democratic aide, says Sen Al Franken tried to forcibly kiss her in 2006.
1 week ago
"There are extremely capable people in DHS… who need to be empowered to assist" per UPenn's Blaze re election security
1 week ago
Trump administration "playing a huge role" in working to strengthen election security per Indiana's @SecretaryLawson - especially with security clearances
1 week ago
Another part of the problem - most local voting systems were not designed to defend against anything more than local corruption, not to mention nation-state intel adversaries, per UPenn's Blaze
1 week ago
Biggest worry abut election security is at county/ local level, per UPenn's Matt Blaze - "Some of them are quite good in protecting their systems. Some of them are less good…"
1 week ago
Do Russia, other adversaries want to hack vote tallies? "In their dreams they'd love that ability" says @sultanofcyber, but notes it's not so easy - "Being able to see the causation from intent… that's the tricky part"
1 week ago
Bigger problem is remote access, says @BelferCenter's Michael @sultanofcyber - "you've got to have a way to turn off the wifi on some of these devices"
1 week ago
Can someone mess with physical votes? "Is it possible? Yes. Is it practical? I would say no," says @SecretaryLawson
1 week ago
"I don't want to say our elections are illegitimate but I don't know that I can say that they aren't" per UPenn Assoc Prof Matt Blaze
1 week ago
But "About the time you say you're comfortable is the time you should be worried" adds @SecretaryLawson re CyberSecurity elections
1 week ago
"There is no evidence that any votes were tampered with in the 2016 election" says @SecretaryLawson at CFR Cyber Security Symposium re election security
1 week ago
Steve Bannon, discussing Israel, tells me "we should have moved the embassy day one"
1 week ago
Brian Steorts, small business owner who met with @POTUS: "The president was amazing. He was very patient. He came in, he spent about five minutes with us. Talked to all of us individually, talked to our families. Very genuine."
1 week ago
Tillerson says journalists who believe he's quitting or getting fired "need new sources" because they're wrong
1 week ago
US State Secretary Tillerson: We've been clear with Russia that we can't return to business as usual… Russia's use of hybrid warfare seeks to undermine our Alliance and this is big obstacle in our relationship
1 week ago
A man was found with his hands tied behind his back in a D.C. apartment fire Monday evening, D.C. police said.
1 week ago
A lawyer of @realdonaldtrump denies @deutschebank has received a subpoena from US special counsel Robert Mueller regarding @potus
1 week ago
[email protected]: Join me this Friday in Pensacola, Florida at the Pensacola Bay Center! Tickets:
Readout just issued by @WhiteHouse says @POTUS, in calls today to Middle East leaders, 1 week ago
Readout just issued by @WhiteHouse says @POTUS, in calls today to Middle East leaders, "discussed potential decisions regarding Jerusalem."
1 week ago
Ex-U.S. defense secretary open to nuclear armament of South Korea, Japan
1 week ago
Sanders announced Pres Trump to visit Mississippi on Saturday to mark its Statehood Bicentennial. Will take part in grand openings of the Museum of Mississippi History and the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum.
Sarah Sanders says that she's 1 week ago
Sarah Sanders says that she's "not aware of any plan" for Trump to release his tax returns to show how the GOP tax bill would affect him personally, despite Trump claiming he wouldn't benefit from it.
1 week ago
[email protected] says the low border crossing is another success story for the administration
1 week ago
@WhiteHouse @POTUS @PressSec @realDonaldTrump @DeutscheBank @PressSec reiterates that the reports are "totally false."
1 week ago
"The administration supported the RNC's decision" to resume funding @MooreSenate campaign in ALSen, says @PressSec.
Sarah Sanders says that the White House still considers Trump's tweets to be official statements.1 week ago
Sarah Sanders says that the White House still considers Trump's tweets to be official statements.
1 week ago
A number of factors weighed into @POTUS decision on embassy, replies @PressSec when asked about concern for an outbreak of violence in the Middle East.
1 week ago
"There's no collusion, there's no obstruction," says @PressSec.
.@PressSec says White House still considers President Trump's tweets official statements, after President Trump's lawyer claimed he drafted Trump's weekend tweet about Flynn.1 week ago
[email protected] says White House still considers President Trump's tweets official statements, after President Trump's lawyer claimed he drafted Trump's weekend tweet about Flynn.
1 week ago
@PressSec: "I refer you back to John Dowd's clarification."
1 week ago
"I'm not aware of those specifics," says @PressSec when asked what day @POTUS found out @GenFlynn lied to the @FBI.
1 week ago
[email protected] says a shutdown is a possibility but she hopes it doesn't happen
1 week ago
Media going "too far and too fast," adds @PressSec.
1 week ago
@WhiteHouse @POTUS @PressSec "Completely false" that Special Counsel issued subpoena for @realDonaldTrump records from @DeutscheBank, says @PressSec.
On whether President Trump knew Michael Flynn lied to the FBI when he fired him, @PressSec says 1 week ago
On whether President Trump knew Michael Flynn lied to the FBI when he fired him, @PressSec says "the president knew that he lied to the vice president, and that was the reason for his firing."
On supporting @MooreSenate, Sanders says Pres Trump still feels if allegations are true, Moore should step aside, but it's up to the people of Alabama to judge. Says Pres would rather have someone who supports his agenda.1 week ago
On supporting @MooreSenate, Sanders says Pres Trump still feels if allegations are true, Moore should step aside, but it's up to the people of Alabama to judge. Says Pres would rather have someone who supports his agenda.
Press Sec. Sanders tells @CeciliaVega she hasn't asked President Trump about pardoning Michael Flynn, 1 week ago
Press Sec. Sanders tells @CeciliaVega she hasn't asked President Trump about pardoning Michael Flynn, "because I don't feel that it's necessary until we get further down the road and determine whether or not that's even something needed."
1 week ago
[email protected] said she hasn't spoken to @POTUS about the potential pardoning of Michael Flynn
1 week ago
"Great deal of concern" at @WhiteHouse about whether Special Counsel Mueller's team is biased against @POTUS, answers @PressSec.
1 week ago
[email protected]: "Tomorrow, @POTUS will deliver remarks regarding [calling Jerusalem capital of Israel decision]."
1 week ago
@PressSec: "The president, I would say, is pretty solid in his thinking at this point" on decision to move embassy.
1 week ago
[email protected]: "Tomorrow, @FLOTUS and @SecondLady will travel to Texas to continue their efforts in assisting those affected by this year's devastating hurricane season."
1 week ago
@PressSec: "I'm not going to get ahead of the president's remarks that he'll make tomorrowultimately he'll make what he feels is the best decision for the United States."
1 week ago
[email protected]: "POTUS will visit Mississippi on Saturday, where they are celebrating the state's bicentennial, 200 years of statehood."
.@statedeptspox asked if Tillerson is on board with Jerusalem change: it is ultimately the president's decision.1 week ago
[email protected] asked if Tillerson is on board with Jerusalem change: it is ultimately the president's decision.
1 week ago
First Lady Melania Trump and Second Lady Karen Pence to Visit Texas for Continued Hurricane Relief
1 week ago
[email protected]: "This is nothing compared to what it will be over a period of years. It's happening a lot faster than anyone projected."
1 week ago
[email protected] on families visiting to talk tax reform: These are great families that are doing well and now they are doing much better, maybe much better than ever before. A lot of changes have taken place over the last 10 months and we're very happy to have all of you here."
.@statedeptspox provides an update on Secretary Tillerson's visit to Brussels, including meetings with Belgium's Prime Minister @CharlesMichel, EU High Commissioner Representative @federicamog, and @NATO Secretary General @jensstoltenberg and his participation in NATO Foreifn Ministers meeting1 week ago
[email protected] provides an update on Secretary Tillerson's visit to Brussels, including meetings with Belgium's Prime Minister @CharlesMichel, EU High Commissioner Representative @federicamog, and @NATO Secretary General @jensstoltenberg and his participation in NATO Foreifn Ministers meeting
1 week ago
Chuck Schumer: Hooray for the 2018 Olympic Committee. Putin is a bully and the only way to stop him is to stand up to him.
1 week ago
Roy Moore says George Soros' agenda is "not American culture," adding that "no matter how much money he's got, he's still going to the same place that people who don't recognize God and morality and accept his salvation are going."
1 week ago
"That's a very interesting hat," he tells State Senator from North Dakota involved in coal mining thanking him for tax and regulatory reform. Tells her China is ordering lots of US coal.
1 week ago
"Someday you might be president, you never know," Trump tells youngster on Dad's lap in the Oval Office.
One family presents Pres Trump with a wooden flag, made by their Veteran-owned company of woodworkers.1 week ago
One family presents Pres Trump with a wooden flag, made by their Veteran-owned company of woodworkers.
1 week ago
"I have made the decision to retireeffective today," Rep. John Conyers writes House leadership. The long-serving lawmaker faced calls to resign amid allegations of sexual misconduct.
Trump meets with families about the benefits of the tax cut bill. Declines to respond when asked if he plans to pardon Mike Flynn.1 week ago
Trump meets with families about the benefits of the tax cut bill. Declines to respond when asked if he plans to pardon Mike Flynn.
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McConnell says the Senate would have to swear in Moore if he wins, but again says ethics probe likely
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McConnell says he had hoped Roy Moore would withdraw; says if Moore wins, will likely face immediate ethics probe
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Saudi king warns 'dangerous' US Jerusalem embassy move would provoke Muslims
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Doug Jones: "I damn sure believe that I have done my part to ensure that men who hurt little girls should go to jail and not the United States Senate."
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Pentagon watchdog: Military failed to report nearly a third of criminal data to FBI database
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"We are on the brink of a real war on the Korean peninsula," says Russia Deputy Foreign Minister Igor Morgulov.
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@SenGillibrand: It's a complete travesty that Dreamers must be forced to wait and see if our Republican-controlled Congress has the guts to stand up to the president and do what's right and humane.
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On his endorsement of Roy Moore, President Trump tells: "We don't want to have a liberal Democrat in Alabama, believe me. We want strong borders, we want stopping crime. We want to have the things that we represent."
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Doug Jones quotes his closing argument from prosecuting two KKK members for church bombing: "It's never too late for the truth to be told. It's never too late for a man to held accountable for his crimes."
@IvankaTrump: Per @CommerceGov Women In STEM update Computer Science has become much more male dominated over the past 6 years with men more than 2x as likely as women to have countryside degrees (despite the fact that women earn 23% more in STEM jobs than elsewhere).1 week ago
@IvankaTrump: Per @CommerceGov Women In STEM update Computer Science has become much more male dominated over the past 6 years with men more than 2x as likely as women to have countryside degrees (despite the fact that women earn 23% more in STEM jobs than elsewhere).
Job approval rating for @realDonaldTrump stuck at 35%, according to poll.1 week ago
Job approval rating for @realDonaldTrump stuck at 35%, according to poll.
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[email protected] on tax reform: "I think something is going to be coming out of conference pretty quickly as opposed to long termWe're all on the same page."
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[email protected]: "There's a great spirit in the Republican Party like I've never seen before - like a lot of people said they have never seen before. They have never seen anything like this community."
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"Thank all of you for what you do. It's an honor for me to lead @StateDept. You make me proud every day. I'm inspired by every one of you when I come to work every day." - Secretary Tillerson to the staff and families of US Tri-Mission in Brussels
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@NancyPelosi: Whether you are fighting to protect domestic violence survivors or are looking to protect local public safety decisions, the answer is clear: we must StopCCR.
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The start time for the daily @WhiteHouse briefing with @PressSec has again been pushed back 30 minutes, now set for 15:00 EST (20:00 GMT)
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Steve Bannon returns today as a regular host of the Breitbart News Daily radio show. "Bannon will also lead Breitbart's mid-term election coverage on the Patriot channel, as well as the 2020 presidential campaign," SiriusXM says.
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Trump on tax reform bill, says of House-Senate talks: "let's come out with something where everything is perfecto"
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[email protected]: "We don't want to have a liberal Democrat in Alabama, believe me."
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@realDonaldTrump asked if Robert Mueller crossed a red line by issuing subpoenas to Deutsche Bank. His response: "Thank you"
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[email protected]: "We have trade deficits with virtually every country in the world and that's going to change. It's already changing."
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Trump asked why he decided to formally endorse Roy Moore. "I think he's going to do very well. We don't want to have a liberal Democrat in Alabama - believe me."
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[email protected]: Yesterday, I was thrilled to be with so many WONDERFUL friends, in Utah's MAGNIFICENT Capitol. It was my honor to sign two Presidential Proclamations that will modify the national monuments designations of both Bears Ears and Grand Staircase Escalante
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Trump: "We have tremendous losses with Mexico and losses with Canada covered by NAFTA," says in remarks with @GOP senators at the table. "We have trade deficits with everybodyit's going to be changing fast."
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Trump: "We'll be talking about health care, we'll be talking about other subjectswe're all on the same page. There's a great spirit in the Republican Party."