: "We look at ways, every single day, to unify our country. The president has worked actively and tirelessly to be the president of all Americans."
: "Frankly, I think my credibility's probably higher than the media's."
: Imagine how much wasteful spending we'd save if we didn't have Chuck and Nancy standing in our way. For years, Democrats in Congress have depleted our military and busted our budgets on needless spending, and to what end? No more.
: The HISTORIC Rescissions Package we've proposed would cut $15,000,000,000 in Wasteful Spending. We are getting our government back on track.
: "If this wasn't a political stunt [the @Eagles] wouldn't have waited until Monday, well after a thousand of their fans had traveled and taken time out of their schedules, to offer only a tiny handful of representatives to attend the event."
: "We stand together for freedom, we stand together for patriotism and we proudly stand for our glorious nation under God."
: "We stand to honor our military, and to honor our country and to remember the fallen heroes who never made it back home."
: "We love our country, we respect our flag and we always proudly stand for the national anthem."
"We continue to have concerns" about @EPAScottPruitt, says @PressSec ending 19 minutes of @PressSec QandA.
"He's not going to apologize for it," says @PressSec on @POTUS stance of standing for the National Anthem in heated exchange with @AprilDRyan.
On response to @MalcolmJenkins statement, @PressSec: "If this wasn't stunt they (@Eagles) wouldn't have attempted to reschedule an event until the president was out of the country."
Government: Medicare will become insolvent in 2026, three years earlier than expected, Social Security to follow in 2034 - AP
U.S. judge sets June 15 hearing for former Trump campaign manager Manafort
A federal judge in Washington has given former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort until Friday to respond to allegations that he made several attempts to tamper with witnesses in his ongoing prosecution.
"Practically it is not possible to continue maximum pressure" on the DPRK during the negotiation process, asserts former US Special Representative for North Korea Policy Joseph Yun
"I am not convinced that he's fully ready to give up his weapons," @VictorDCha says of Kim Jong Un, adding DPRK doesn't regard 'denuclearization' in the same terms that others do.
Russia hopes for successful Trump-Kim summit: Seoul's nuclear envoy
: Terrific new book out by the wonderful Harris Faulkner, "9 Rules of Engagement." Harris shares lessons from a military family. Enjoy.
: Senator @RogerWicker of Mississippi has done everything necessary to Make America Great Again. Get out and vote for Roger, he has my total support.
: Vote for Congressman Devin Nunes, a true American Patriot the likes of which we rarely see in our modern day world.he truly loves our country and deserves everyone's support.
: Get the vote out in California today for Rep. Kevin McCarthy and all of the great GOP candidates for Congress. Keep our country out of the hands of High Tax, High Crime Nancy Pelosi.
U.S. pushes NATO to ready more forces to deter Russian threat
: In High Tax, High Crime California, be sure to get out and vote for Republican John Cox for Governor. He will make a BIG difference.
Trump hopes summit with North Korea will be 'start of something big'
On NAFTA, @POTUS seriously considering separate bilateral talks with Canada and Mexico, according to @larry_kudlow.
At delicate moment, U.S. weighs warship passage through Taiwan Strait
: Separating families at the Border is the fault of bad legislation passed by the Democrats. Border Security laws should be changed but the Dems can't get their act together. Started the Wall.
: Meeting in Singapore with North Korea will hopefully be the start of something bigwe will soon see.
: The Russian Witch Hunt Hoax continues, all because Jeff Sessions didn't tell he was going to recuse himselfI would have quickly picked someone else. So much time and money wasted, so many lives ruinedand Sessions knew better than most that there was No Collusion.
: We have had many Championship teams recently at the White House including the Chicago Cubs, Houston Astros, Pittsburgh Penguins, New England Patriots, Alabama and Clemson National Champions, and many others. National Anthem and more great music today at 3:00 P.M.
: We will proudly be playing the National Anthem and other wonderful music celebrating our Country today at 3 P.M., The White House, with the United States Marine Band and the United States Army Chorus. Honoring America. NFL, no escaping to Locker Rooms.
AEOI chief Salehi: US UN envoy @nikkihaley had previously said that Iran will not withdraw from he JCPOA under any conditions. Our response to them is that "you should not test the will of Iranian nation".
: The U.S. has an increased economic value of more than 7 Trillion Dollars since the Election. May be the best economy in the history of our country. Record Jobs numbers. Nice.
: What is taking so long with the Inspector General's Report on Crooked Hillary and Slippery James Comey. Numerous delays. Hope Report is not being changed and made weaker. There are so many horrible things to tell, the public has the right to know. Transparency.
UN: US should stop detaining migrants, separating children
Donald Trump plans to meet with Senate Republicans concerned about restrictions he's weighing on Chinese investments in the U.S., sources say
China foreign ministry says China has emphasized repeatedly that the Taiwan issue is most important and sensitive core issue in US-China relations, US should abide by One China Principle
China foreign ministry says US should properly handle Taiwan issues to avoid harming bilateral relations and stability in Taiwan Straits
Manafort attempted to tamper with potential witnesses: U.S. special counsel
: The Philadelphia Eagles Football Team was invited to the White House. Unfortunately, only a small number of players decided to come, and we canceled the event. Staying in the Locker Room for the playing of our National Anthem is as disrespectful to our country as kneeling. Sorry.
Special Counsel prosecutors say Paul Manafort was "attempting to tamper with potential witnesses while on pretrial release and, accordingly, has violated the conditions of his release."
on @POTUS: "He's not popular with the general populous, but he's very popular with Republicans and I think that's what's keeping him afloat." TheFive
: In many ways this is the greatest economy in the HISTORY of America and the best time EVER to look for a job.
: The Fake News Media is desperate to distract from the economy and record setting economic numbers and so they keep talking about the phony Russian Witch Hunt.
Today's press briefing is unusually tense and confrontational. Sanders has denied requests from multiple reporters for follow-up questions. She's also refused to explain what Trump or Giuliani is really talking about regarding pardons.
"The president feels very confident in his decision" on tariffs despite criticism of it by foreign leaders, says @PressSec.
"The president hasn't done anything wrong. I'm not sure how else I can answer that question," says @PressSec to another question about the tweet declaring he can pardon himself.
: "The president feels strongly that the steel and aluminum industries are critical to our national security and our ability to protect ourselves."
: "Thankfully the president hasn't done anything wrong and wouldn't have any need for a pardon."
"We have strong relations with Mexico, Canada and EU," says @PressSec in response to question about international tensions over US tariffs.
@POTUS "wouldn't have any need for a pardon," says @PressSec in response to question about @realDonaldTrump on absolute right to pardon himself.
"We are actively preparing for the June 12 summit," says @PressSec. "Significant progress has been made."
Netanyahu says at a press conference with Merkel he will meet with U.S. ambassador to Germany Rick Grenell at the airport in Berlin later todat at the latter's request
US @DeptofDefense Secretary Jim Mattis is expected to meet with Turkey Defense Minister Nurettin Canikli in Brussels around the upcoming @NATO defense ministers meeting June 7-8
UK Prime Minister Theresa May's spokesman says she has told U.S. President Donald Trump the tariffs imposed on steel and aluminium imports were "unjustified" and she is "deeply disappointed" at the decision
Mattis says U.S. troops in South Korea 'not going anywhere'
on @POTUS: "He has replaced a policy of weakness with a policy of strength for the United States in his 16 months in office." @AmericaNewsroom
2 month ago
Readout just issued by @WhiteHouse of discussions with China on the trade relationship
U.S. envoy's remarks to right-wing website provoke German backlash
Turkey, U.S. discuss roadmap for Syria's Manbij, conflict in Syria: foreign minister
: Farmers have not been doing well for 15 years. Mexico, Canada, China and others have treated them unfairly. By the time I finish trade talks, that will change. Big trade barriers against U.S. farmers, and other businesses, will finally be broken. Massive trade deficits no longer.
China says in principle door is open to talks with U.S. on trade
: The appointment of the Special Councel is totally UNCONSTITUTIONAL. Despite that, we play the game because I, unlike the Democrats, have done nothing wrong.
Trump says he has 'absolute right to PARDON myself,' but says he has 'done nothing wrong' in Russia probe.
: The U.S. has made such bad trade deals over so many years that we can only WIN.
: China already charges a tax of 16% on soybeans. Canada has all sorts of trade barriers on our Agricultural products. Not acceptable.
: As has been stated by numerous legal scholars, I have the absolute right to PARDON myself, but why would I do that when I have done nothing wrong? In the meantime, the never ending Witch Hunt, led by 13 very Angry and Conflicted Democrats (and others) continues into the mid-terms.
The FBI is investigating the hacking of scandal-dogged Republican operative Elliott Broidy, The Daily Beast has learned. From @woodruffbets
: "This is the best time EVER to look for a job." James Freeman of WSJ.
: .We had Repeal and Replace done (and the saving to our country of one trillion dollars) except for one person, but it is getting done anyway. Individual Mandate is gone and great, less expensive plans will be announced this month. Drug prices coming down and Right to Try.
U.S. President Donald Trump could have shot the former director of the FBI James Comey and not be indicted, claims the president's attorney Rudy Giuliani
: This is my 500th. Day in Office and we have accomplished a lot - many believe more than any President in his first 500 days. Massive Tax and Regulation Cuts, Military and Vets, Lower Crime and Illegal Immigration, Stronger Borders, Judgeships, Best Economy and Jobs EVER, and much more
UK PM May will discuss U.S. steel tariffs with President Trump this week
Singapore designates a central district as "special event area" under a public order for June 10-14; order is for Trump-Kim Jong Un summit - Straits Times
Putin says 'fierce' U.S. politics hindering summit with Trump
G7 summit complicated by U.S. stance on foreign policy, Jerusalem move, French official says
China foreign ministry says lodged stern representations with US for US Secretary of State Pompeo's (@SecPompeo) comments on Tiananmen Square protests
U.S. urges China to come clean on Tiananmen anniversary
U.S. first lady Melania Trump to skip G7, North Korea summit
Iran calls on world to stand up to Trump, save nuclear deal
A man is wanted in connection with two sex offenses in Northwest DC on Saturday. The first occurred at 11 p.m. in the 1600 block of 19th St. Northwest on June 2. The suspect approached 2 victims and engaged in unwanted sexual contact, police say.