The @statedept has approved two possible foreign military sales to Egypt, including 10 AH-64E Apache Attack Helicopters (estimated cost of $1 billion) and 46,000 M831A1 and M865 tank rounds and 10,000 APFSDS-T tank rounds (estimated cost of $201 million)
10 month ago
Mueller has emails from Stone pal Corsi about WikiLeaks Dem email dump
Nauert: US continues to support Ukraine's territorial integrity. Sec. spoke with Poroshenko yesterday, offering our support. Sec. is heading to NATO in coming days, imagine will be topic of conversation
State's Heather Nauert confirms that Secretaries Pompeo and Mattis will give all Senators briefing in classified setting tomorrow at 11am.
Manafort:"This story is totally false and deliberately libelous. I have never met Julian Assange or anyone connected to him. I have never been contacted by anyone connected to Wikileaks either directly or indirectly. I have never reached out to Assange or Wikileaks on any matter"
The White House is barring Gina Haspel from briefing the Senate in advance of a vote to cut off US support for Saudi's intervention in Yemen's civil war.
In tweets, President Trump threatens the possibility of cutting all subsidies for GM after the company announced a major restructure, including closure of several plants.
"No definitive evidence" ties the Saudi crown prince to the killing of @JKhashoggi, says @PressSec.
So far Sanders has dodged or declined to answer every question at this briefing except whether the administration actually wants to see children and women tear gassed. (It doesn't.)
"Those conversations continue" on RemainInMexico, but no final decision until new government there takes over, says @PressSec.
Sanders: "I'm not aware of any conversations about any pardons. The president has had Mueller doing his job for the last 2 yearsHe has no intent to do anything."
Back on the podium @PressSec says she's not aware of any discussions of pardons for @PaulManafort or anyone else.
: Very disappointed with General Motors and their CEO, Mary Barra, for closing plants in Ohio, Michigan and Maryland. Nothing being closed in Mexico and China. The U.S. saved General Motors, and this is the THANKS we get. We are looking at cutting all @GM subsidies, including.
: .for electric cars. General Motors made a big China bet years ago when they built plants there (and in Mexico) - don't think that bet is going to pay off. I am here to protect America's Workers.
Bolton says Trump has no plans to meet with the Saudi Crown Prince at the G20 summit in Argentina this week.
At G20Argentina, @POTUS will have "a working dinner" with China President Xi, says @PressSec at first briefing of November.
WikiLeaks denies report from The Guardian, saying Julian Assange never met Paul Manafort
Donald Trump’s former campaign manager Paul Manafort held secret talks with Julian Assange inside the Ecuadorian embassy in London, and visited around the time he joined Trump’s campaign, the Guardian has been told.
Trump: Mueller a "conflicted prosecutor gone rogue"
: Polls are open in Mississippi. We need Cindy Hyde-Smith in Washington. GO OUT AND VOTE. Thanks.
: .terrible Gang of Angry Democrats. Look at their past, and look where they come from. The $30,000,000 Witch Hunt continues and they've got nothing but ruined lives. Where is the Server Let these terrible people go back to the Clinton Foundation and "Justice" Department.
: .The Fake News Media builds Bob Mueller up as a Saint, when in actuality he is the exact opposite. He is doing TREMENDOUS damage to our Criminal Justice System, where he is only looking at one side and not the other. Heroes will come of this, and it won't be Mueller and his
: The Phony Witch Hunt continues, but Mueller and his gang of Angry Dems are only looking at one side, not the other. Wait until it comes out how horribly and viciously they are treating people, ruining lives for them refusing to lie. Mueller is a conflicted prosecutor gone rogue.
10 month ago
14-year-old girl stabbed on Metrobus in DC
Man assaulted, killed inside apartment in Northwest, DC
10 month ago
President Trump: "The tear gas is a very minor form of the tear gas itself. It's very safe But you really say, 'Why is a parent running up into an area where they know the tear gas is forming and it's going to be formed, and they're running up with a child'"
10 month ago
Special counsel's office claims Paul Manafort lied to the FBI and to Mueller's office "on a variety of subject matters" after signing a plea deal, in breach of the agreement. Manafort disputes that characterization.
says he is still a "no" on all of the judicial nominations until he gets a vote on the Mueller bill
Trump attacks looming Mueller report after an ally predicts it will be "devastating"
: .starts today, election is on December 4th. @VoteBradRaff is tough on Crime and Borders, Loves our Military and Vets. He will be great for jobs.
: Brad Raffensperger will be a fantastic Secretary of State for Georgia - will work closely with @BrianKempGA. It is really important that you get out and vote for Brad - early voting.
10 month ago
Trump frames Russia's aggression in Ukraine as a bothsides issue: "We don't like what's happening either way. We don't like what's happening."
Trump on dire warning issued by his administration on economic effects of climate change: 'I don't believe it'
: While CNN doesn't do great in the United States based on ratings, outside of the U.S. they have very little competition. Throughout the world, CNN has a powerful voice portraying the United States in an unfair.
: .and false way. Something has to be done, including the possibility of the United States starting our own Worldwide Network to show the World the way we really are, GREAT.
: On the ten-year anniversary of the Mumbai terror attack, the U.S. stands with the people of India in their quest for justice. The attack killed 166 innocents, including six Americans. We will never let militants win, or even come close to winning.
Top Roger Stone ally says he received plea deal offer from Mueller, plans to reject it
10 month ago
A statement from the soon-to-be Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee @RepEliotEngel slamming Russian aggression against Ukraine
: .hundreds of people closely involved with my campaign who never met, saw or spoke to a Russian during this period So many campaign workers, people inside from the beginning, ask me why they have not been called (they want to be). There was NO Collusion and Mueller knows it.
: When Mueller does his final report, will he be covering all of his conflicts of interest in a preamble, will he be recommending action on all of the crimes of many kinds from those "on the other side"(whatever happened to Podesta), and will he be putting in statements from..