Pompeo said in an interview with CNBC: Khashoggi's death was an outrageous and unacceptable act and the Saudis told us so
Defense official on border plans should @POTUS declare a national emergency-"We are a planning organization.;" "number crunchers are looking at the pots of money" to provide "several courses of action" if needed. 2300 active duty, 2200 National Guard supporting DHS @ border
Acting White House budget director @RussVought45 tells reporters tax refunds will be sent despite government shutdown
In national address @POTUS to say there's a humanitarian and security crisis on US border with Mexico, according to @VP.
No decision made by @POTUS on whether to declare a national emergency, says @VP.
Clarification from former U.S. President Jimmy Carter: "I have not discussed the border wall with President Trump, and do not support him on the issue." - Jimmy Carter
President Trump says he will make a speech on border security and humanitarian issues at the US-Mexico border at 9 p.m. ET on Tuesday.
: I am pleased to inform you that I will Address the Nation on the Humanitarian and National Security crisis on our Southern Border. Tuesday night at 9:00 P.M. Eastern.
The Leonardo da Vinci painting that sold for $450 million is missing and is being investigated by Robert Mueller as part of his Trump/Russia collusion case.
In their legal filings, US lawyers for the Russian troll farm used quotes from pop culture to attack Mueller, including Looney Tunes, Casablanca, Animal House. The judge in the cases said the troll-ey strategy was "undermining your credibility in this courthouse."
Judge slams defense lawyers for Russian firm charged by Mueller as 'unprofessional, inappropriate and ineffective. 'Knock it off.' she added. Lawyers accuse judge of 'bias,' say they may have to withdraw from case.
: The Failing New York Times has knowingly written a very inaccurate story on my intentions on Syria. No different from my original statements, we will be leaving at a proper pace while at the same time continuing to fight ISIS and doing all else that is prudent and necessary....
85-year-old Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is missing arguments for the 1st time in more than 25 years as she recuperates from cancer surgery last month. A court spokeswoman says Ginsburg is working from home.
: Congressman Adam Smith, the new Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, just stated, "Yes, there is a provision in law that says a president can declare an emergency. It's been done a number of times." No doubt, but let's get our deal done in Congress.
: ..The Fake News Media in our Country is the real Opposition Party. It is truly the Enemy of the People. We must bring honesty back to journalism and reporting.
: .The Fake News will knowingly lie and demean in order make the tremendous success of the Trump Administration, and me, look as bad as possible. They use non-existent sources and write stories that are total fiction. Our Country is doing so well, yet this is a sad day in America.
: With all of the success that our Country is having, including the just released jobs numbers which are off the charts, the Fake News and totally dishonest Media concerning me and my presidency has never been worse. Many have become crazed lunatics who have given up on the TRUTH..
White House may try to block release of parts of final Mueller report: report
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5 suspected homicides in just 2 days: two shootings, a stabbing and a house fire. DC Police are still on the scene at Varnum Street NW
D.C. police search for suspect in Northwest homicide
Police arrest man in fatal Northwest D.C. stabbing
: V.P. Mike Pence and group had a productive meeting with the Schumer/Pelosi representatives today. Many details of Border Security were discussed. We are planning a Steel Barrier rather than concrete. It is both stronger and less obtrusive. Good solution, and made in the U.S.A.
Rep. Adam Schiff says one of his first acts as chairman of the House intel committee will be to share interview transcripts with special counsel Mueller - and if warranted, to bring perjury charges against any witnesses who lied during testimony.
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Pres Trump says there's "an absolute crisis" at the southern border, citing illegal drugs and human trafficking. For that reason he's "very strongly" considering declaring a national emergency to fund border wall construction.
Trump threatens to declare a state of emergency if it does not receive financing the wall of Mexico
President Trump says he will deliver State of the Union address on January 29.
: Excited to see our friends in Egypt opening the biggest Cathedral in the Middle East. President El-Sisi is moving his country to a more inclusive future.
: ..The only reason they do not want to build a Wall is that Walls Work. 99% of our illegal Border crossings will end, crime in our Country will go way down and we will save billions of dollars a year. A properly planned and constructed Wall will pay for itself many times a year.
: "We simply cannot allow people to pour into the United States undetected, undocumented, unchecked." Barrack Obama, 2005. I voted, when I was a Senator, to build a barrier to try to prevent illegal immigrants from coming in." Hillary Clinton, 2015.
: Will be going to Camp David tomorrow morning for meetings on Border Security and many other topics with @WhiteHouse senior staff.
: AP-NORC POLL: "Immigration among the top concerns in 2019." People want to stop drugs and criminals at the Border. Want Border Security. Tell the Dems to do the inevitable now, rather than later. The wait is costly and dangerous.
: "The number of employed Americans has set a 14th record under President Trump. Over the year, average hourly earnings have increased by 84 cents, or 3.2%. Participation Rate hits Trump-Era High." CNS NEWS. And we will do even better with new trade deals and all else.
: "Jobs up big, plus 312,000. Record number working. Manufacturing best in 20 years (Previous administration said this could not happen). Hispanic unemployment lowest ever. Dow plus 747 (for day)." @DRUDGE_REPORT