Mueller took over FBI counterintel inquiry as part of his probe into Russian interference into the election and if Trump associates were co-conspirators. Unclear if Mueller is still pursuing the counterintel matter.
Government shutdown enters 22nd day, becoming the longest federal closure in U.S. history.
Sanders said, 'Unlike President Obama, who let Russia and other foreign adversaries push America around, President Trump has actually been tough on Russia."
President Trump's actions so alarmed the FBI after James Comey's firing that it began investigating if he was working on behalf of Russia
: Drug prices declined in 2018, the first time in nearly half a century. During the first 19 months of my Administration, Americans saved $26 Billion on prescription drugs. Our policies to get cheaper generic drugs to market are working.
Trump team should be allowed to "correct" final Mueller report, says Giuliani
says he WILL sign a bill to make sure federal employees get back pay once the shutdown is over-the bill has already passed in the House and the Senate.
White House budget office gearing up for shutdown to last through February
Trump says he will not announce the state of emergency so far and is awaiting congressional action on the construction of the wall with Mexico
: The Fake News Media keeps saying we haven't built any WALL. Below is a section just completed on the Border. Anti-climbing feature included. Very high, strong and beautiful. Also, many miles already renovated and in service.
No remaining signs of cancer for Justice Ginsburg, and no additional treatment required, Supreme Court says. She'll miss next week's arguments but continue to participate in cases from home
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House joins Senate in approving a bill guaranteeing back-pay to federal workers affected by the government shutdown; bill goes to the president's desk
: .The Steel Barrier, or Wall, should have been built by previous administrations long ago. They never got it done - I will. Without it, our Country cannot be safe. Criminals, Gangs, Human Traffickers, Drugs and so much other big trouble can easily pour in. It can be stopped cold.
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tweets the border situation is "and invasion" as well as a "Humanitarian Crisis" "A far worse situation than almost anyone would understand, an invasion." per the president
: Humanitarian Crisis at our Southern Border. I just got back and it is a far worse situation than almost anyone would understand, an invasion. I have been there numerous times - The Democrats, Cryin' Chuck and Nancy don't know how bad and dangerous it is for our ENTIRE COUNTRY..
: H1-B holders in the United States can rest assured that changes are soon coming which will bring both simplicity and certainty to your stay, including a potential path to citizenship. We want to encourage talented and highly skilled people to pursue career options in the U.S.
: I often said during rallies, with little variation, that "Mexico will pay for the Wall." We have just signed a great new Trade Deal with Mexico. It is Billions of Dollars a year better than the very bad NAFTA deal which it replaces. The difference pays for Wall many times over.
: We lose 300 Americans a week, 90% of which comes through the Southern Border. These numbers will be DRASTICALLY REDUCED if we have a Wall.
: Will be interviewed at the Border by @seanhannity on @FoxNews tonight at 9:00. Enjoy.
MICHAEL COHEN, President Trump's former fixer and personal attorney, will testify in PUBLIC before House Oversight on Feb. 7. Expect questions about his involvement in hush money scheme to silence Trump affairs, the Trump Tower Moscow project in 2016 and other controversies
: Because of the Democrats intransigence on Border Security and the great importance of Safety for our Nation, I am respectfully cancelling my very important trip to Davos, Switzerland for the World Economic Forum. My warmest regards and apologies to the @WEF.
: President Obama, thank you for your great support – I have been saying this all along.
Ukrainian oligarch Rinat Akhmetov issues his first denial in a statement to CNN: "Mr. Akhmetov never requested nor received any polling data or any other information about the 2016 US elections from Paul Manafort or Konstantin Kilimnik."
US says won't recognize Venezuela's Maduro, vows to up pressure
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Air Force One is wheels up from @Andrews_JBA en route McAllen, Texas, where Pres will visit US Border Station and the Rio Grande. A C32A/757 is sering as Air Force One on this trip. Look for the winglets.
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Today 10 January, Maduro becomes illegitimate president of Venezuela. He sent this message to the Venezuelan people and to the countries of the hemisphere who have united in declaring the @AsambleaVE as the only legitimate body. - @SenRubioPress
"I didn't know anything about that," replies @POTUS to question about @PaulManafort sharing polling data with Russians.
Trump: "When I said Mexico would pay for the wall in front of thousands and thousands of people obviously I never meant Mexico would write a check."