Tonight the Trump administration filed documents that don't dispute the recent report that there may have been thousands more separated kids. They're arguing it would take too long to figure out where those kids are because they have no tracking system.
: National African American History Month is an occasion to rediscover the enduring stories of African Americans and the gifts of freedom, purpose, and opportunity they have bestowed on future generations.
: Thank you to Senator Rob Portman and Senator Cory Gardner for the early and warm endorsement. We will ALL WIN in 2020 together.
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"It is indeed a crisis," says Pres Trump of human trafficking. "It's an invasion," he says, citing 3 caravans he says are headed north to the US southern border. "If we had a wall, it wouldn't even be a problem," he says at meeting in the Cabinet Room.
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: I want to give a special thanks to our @NATO allies who have stood with us in our mission to uphold rule of law and protect our people. Their solidarity reflects historical strength and unity of the NATO alliance. @realDonaldTrump is grateful for all that you have done.
John Bolton, Donald Trump's security adviser, warned Venezuelan President Maduro on Friday that he could end up in "Guantanamo."
: Best January for the DOW in over 30 years. We have, by far, the strongest economy in the world.
US National Security Advisor: We will not intervene militarily in Venezuela, but all options are on the table
Pompeo: US has gone to "tremendous lengths" over almost 6 years to save INF Treaty, raised issues with Russia, including "at highest levels," more than 30 times.
Pompeo says that US is suspending its obligations under Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces treaty effective Saturday, adds that if Russia does not return to compliance in six months, treaty will be terminated
US economy adds 304,000 jobs in January, despite longest shutdown in US history; unemployment rate ticks up to 4%.
Mike Pompeo: The United States will do all it can to protect its security and the security of its allies.
"We can no longer be restricted by the treaty while Russia shamelessly violates it" per @SecPompeo re INF Treaty withdrawal
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.@SecPompeo: Russia's violation of the INF treaty puts millions of Europeans at risk.
Pompeo: Russia did not abide by INF
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US pulling out of INF Treaty, per @WhiteHouse - "The United States will suspend its obligations under the INF Treaty and begin the process of withdrawing from the INF Treaty."
: ..after 18 long years. Syria was loaded with ISIS until I came along. We will soon have destroyed 100% of the Caliphate, but will be watching them closely. It is time to start coming home and, after many years, spending our money wisely. Certain people must get smart.
US Secretary of State's start Press Conference on Nuclear Treaty with Russia
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Secretary of State Pompeo expected to announce US withdrawal from INF Treaty shortly:
: I inherited a total mess in Syria and Afghanistan, the "Endless Wars" of unlimited spending and death. During my campaign I said, very strongly, that these wars must finally end. We spend $50 Billion a year in Afghanistan and have hit them so hard that we are talking peace.
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Ambassador of Venezuela to the USA: Today an intense day of work to coordinate humanitarian aid for Venezuela. Thanks for so much solidarity @USAID
: Nellie Ohr, the wife of DOJ official Bruce Ohr, was long ago investigating for pay (GPS Fusion) members of my family, feeding it to her husband who was then giving it to the FBI, even though it was created by ousted and discredited Christopher Steele. Illegal. WITCH HUNT
: Just out: The big deal, very mysterious Don jr telephone calls, after the innocent Trump Tower meeting, that the media and Dems said were made to his father (me), were just conclusively found NOT to be made to me. They were made to friends and business associates of Don. Really sad.
: Our great U.S. Border Patrol Agents made the biggest Fentanyl bust in our Country's history. Thanks, as always, for a job well done.
: ..I would suggest you read the COMPLETE testimony from Tuesday. A false narrative is so bad for our Country. I value our intelligence community. Happily, we had a very good meeting, and we are all on the same page.
: Just concluded a great meeting with my Intel team in the Oval Office who told me that what they said on Tuesday at the Senate Hearing was mischaracterized by the media - and we are very much in agreement on Iran, ISIS, North Korea, etc. Their testimony was distorted press..
From the WH Pool: Trump talked with DNI Dan Coats and CIA director Gina Haspel "about his displeasure with their congressional testimony" today. Trump said they claimed they'd been misquoted and it's fake news.
Russian Foreign Ministry slams delay in issuance of visas to Viktor Bout's family
President @realDonaldTrump is meeting with Liu He, Vice Premier of China.