Map. History of District Columbia conflict

18 July 2018
@RepAdamSchiff: Thank you again, Mr. President, for showing such maturity and magnanimity. Your words demonstrate why, as you say, America has never been respected like this before.
U.S. nuclear general says would resist 'illegal' Trump strike order
Texas Republicans, Dems are slamming the new W.H. disaster relief aid request as "completely inadequate,” says it "does not live up" to what Trump pledged.
8 month ago
2 ex-CIA employees are accusing the Trump admin’s choice for CIA chief watchdog of misleading Congress when he said he didn't know about active whistleblower complaints against him.
13 Senate Dems are calling for the FCC Inspector General to open an investigation into potential quid pro quo between FCC chair Ajit Pai the Trump administration and Sinclair broadcasting.8 month ago
13 Senate Dems are calling for the FCC Inspector General to open an investigation into potential quid pro quo between FCC chair Ajit Pai the Trump administration and Sinclair broadcasting.
8 month ago
The top nuclear commander in the U.S. said he would refuse an order to conduct a nuclear strike from Trump if he thought the launch was "illegal."
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan: To make the tax system fairer, Republicans are closing loopholes and lowering rates.8 month ago
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan: To make the tax system fairer, Republicans are closing loopholes and lowering rates.
The leaders of 34 cities and counties  have filed a new legal brief opposing Trump’s latest travel ban.8 month ago
The leaders of 34 cities and counties have filed a new legal brief opposing Trump’s latest travel ban.
8 month ago
Jeff Flake was caught on a live mic saying, “If we become the party of Roy Moore and Donald Trump, we are toast.”
8 month ago
Washington, District of Columbia shooting at 1300 block of 13th St NW: no casualities
@SenCapito: Taxreform will make our country stronger and our families stronger.8 month ago
@SenCapito: Taxreform will make our country stronger and our families stronger.
Sources close to the W.H. reportedly said that Trump believes the allegations against Moore are bad for the GOP, but is reluctant to come out forcefully against Moore because of allegations he himself has faced.
Days before Trump flies into town, a yacht owned by Russian oligarch Roman Abramovich has sailed into the Port of Palm Beach. Abramovich is a close ally of Putin. His yacht will be docked about a mile or so from Mar-a-Lago.
8 month ago
Next year, the Senate Ethics Committee could be working nonstop, deciding the fate of up to three lawmakers, including two facing allegations of inappropriate sexual behavior.
[email protected]: This legislation is pro-growth, it’s pro-family, because we want a plan that’s going to reward hard work, respect the dignity of work, and all everyone to keep more money in their pocket.
McMaster to present Trump with $47M deal to arm Ukraine against Russia
The White House tells Texas to pony up some of their own money for hurricane relief
8 month ago
[email protected]: Crooked Hillary Clinton is the worst (and biggest) loser of all time. She just can’t stop, which is so good for the Republican Party. Hillary, get on with your life and give it another try in three years!
Afghan Chief Executive Dr. Abdullah and US Vice President meet at White House discuss President Trump's new strategy for Afghanistan and South Asia, the opportunities and the problems caused by state sponsor of terrorism. They also spoke about fair and free elections in Afghanistan
8 month ago
[email protected]: Put big game trophy decision on hold until such time as I review all conservation facts. Under study for years. Will update soon with Secretary Zinke. Thank you!
8 month ago
[email protected]: Today, it was an honor to celebrate the Collegiate National Champions of 2016/2017 at the @WhiteHouse! NCAAChampions
WSJ: Russian cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Lab was flagged by U.S. military intelligence as a potential security threat as early as 2004
This was just issued by the @WhiteHouse: "President Donald J. Trump's Supreme Court List."
8 month ago
Ex-Treasury Sec. Lawrence Summers has repeatedly slammed Steve Mnuchin, saying that Mnuchin is damaging the credibility of the Treasury by making 'irresponsible' economic assessments of the tax plan and acting as a Trump 'sycophant'.
“We have always said this is not our tax code. It belongs to the American people.” –@RepKevinBrady
Asked whether White House believes women who accused Trump of sexual misconduct are liars, @PressSec says he has denied all of those allegations.8 month ago
Asked whether White House believes women who accused Trump of sexual misconduct are liars, @PressSec says he "has denied all of those allegations."
.@PressSec says President Trump thinks it's up to governor, people of Alabama over whether to delay ALSen election.8 month ago
[email protected] says President Trump thinks it's up to governor, people of Alabama over whether to delay ALSen election.
.@PressSec on @POTUS's decision to reverse elephant trophy ban: This is actually due to a review that started back in 2014 under the previous administration, done by career officials at the Fish and Wildlife Service.8 month ago
[email protected] on @POTUS's decision to reverse elephant trophy ban: "This is actually due to a review that started back in 2014 under the previous administration, done by career officials at the Fish and Wildlife Service."
8 month ago
Asked about new disaster relief request, SH Sanders says Texas needs to start using some of its own state money
.@PressSec on tax reform: We certainly are still very confident that we're going to get this package passed.8 month ago
[email protected] on tax reform: "We certainly are still very confident that we're going to get this package passed."
Sanders says additional disaster relief funding - in addition to today's $44-billion - will be requested after review of Puerto Rican needs is completed.8 month ago
Sanders says additional disaster relief funding - in addition to today's $44-billion - will be requested after review of Puerto Rican needs is completed.
8 month ago
Sanders to @kwelkernbc: "The president doesn't have an allegiance to Steve Bannon. The president has an allegiance to the people of this country."
President Trump still denies the allegations of sexual misconduct against him, the White House says
.@PressSec on WH disaster funding request: Texas has not put any state dollars into this process. We feel strongly they should step up.8 month ago
[email protected] on WH disaster funding request: "Texas has not put any state dollars into this process. We feel strongly they should step up."
8 month ago
[email protected]: "We want all Americans to benefit by a growing economy and a tax system that actually works for our country vs. one that penalizes people."
Hassett: If you lower marginal tax rates cut the corporate rate, if you do any of those things they're positive for economic and they're less positive for growth if they expire.8 month ago
Hassett: "If you lower marginal tax rates cut the corporate rate, if you do any of those things they're positive for economic and they're less positive for growth if they expire."
Sanders is asked about the difference in response to the Franken and Trump allegations: "Senator Franken has admitted wrongdoing and the president hasn't. I think that's a very clear distinction."
8 month ago
Q: Why hasn't President Trump sued women who alleged misconduct against him? SH Sanders: I haven't asked him
This was covered during the campaign, and the public spoke loudly when they elected this president, says @SHSanders45 fielding the first of many expected questions about sexual misconduct allegations against @POTUS vs. the charge against Sen. Al Franken8 month ago
"This was covered during the campaign, and the public spoke loudly when they elected this president," says @SHSanders45 fielding the first of many expected questions about sexual misconduct allegations against @POTUS vs. the charge against Sen. Al Franken
Hassett: The president supports permanent tax cuts for the middle class and permanent tax cuts for corporations. That's certainly the objective for the planners of this tax bill.8 month ago
Hassett: "The president supports permanent tax cuts for the middle class and permanent tax cuts for corporations. That's certainly the objective for the planners of this tax bill."
In 2014 video Sam Clovis, who choose Papadopoulos and Page, explained that Russian troops were in Ukraine to “assist them in moving back into the Russian empire.”
Kevin Hassett on why the tax reform bill is decreasing the corporate tax rate: Countries around the world found that when they cut the corporate tax, that their economic activity increased, and the welfare of their workers improved.8 month ago
Kevin Hassett on why the tax reform bill is decreasing the corporate tax rate: "Countries around the world found that when they cut the corporate tax, that their economic activity increased, and the welfare of their workers improved."
Kevin Hassett on how tax reform will affect small and medium businesses: @POTUS has 3 main non-negotiables for this bill - that there's a 20% corporate tax rate, that there's a big middle class tax cut, and that the bill simplify the tax code.8 month ago
Kevin Hassett on how tax reform will affect small and medium businesses: "@POTUS has 3 main non-negotiables for this bill - that there's a 20% corporate tax rate, that there's a big middle class tax cut, and that the bill simplify the tax code."
8 month ago
Five lawyers who reviewed the White House sexual harassment policy raised concerns to Politico: “It’s a complete failure if this is their actual policy. Other than giving you a definition of what harassment is, I’d say it’s useless.”
8 month ago
At WH briefing, @WhiteHouseCEA chair Hassett quips, "There's an old joke about economists that there are 3 types: Those who can count + those who can't it takes awhile for that one to sink in."
Economist Kevin Hassett on difficulty of passing tax reform in the Senate: I'm hopeful that people can work it out, and that everybody, even Democrats, will end up wanting to vote for it.8 month ago
Economist Kevin Hassett on difficulty of passing tax reform in the Senate: "I'm hopeful that people can work it out, and that everybody, even Democrats, will end up wanting to vote for it."
I'm just an economist, @WhiteHouseCEA Chair Kevin Hassett tells reporters. Says he's hopeful concerns about tax cut bill can be resolved so that even Dems can vote for it.8 month ago
"I'm just an economist," @WhiteHouseCEA Chair Kevin Hassett tells reporters. Says he's hopeful concerns about tax cut bill can be resolved so that even Dems can vote for it.
.@PressSec: The optimism is coming back, because with this tax plan Americans feel like their goals are once again attainable.8 month ago
[email protected]: "The optimism is coming back, because with this tax plan Americans feel like their goals are once again attainable."
8 month ago
[email protected]: "In state after state, story after story, we've heard how our [tax reform] plan will profoundly improve the lives of hard-working Americans."
.@PressSec says she's happy to take reporters' questions, which I'm sure will all be on tax reform.8 month ago
[email protected] says she's happy to take reporters' questions, "which I'm sure will all be on tax reform."
Welker and Roberts side-by-side liveshots pre-briefing. Tough to do when reporter next to you also going live.8 month ago
Welker and Roberts side-by-side liveshots pre-briefing. Tough to do when reporter next to you also going live.
State Department says Sudan has agreed to cut all military and trade ties to North Korea.8 month ago
State Department says Sudan has agreed to cut all military and trade ties to North Korea.
WH daily press briefing scheduled for 3pm/ET.
Jeff Sessions jokes, taking the stage at Federalist Society convention: Is Kislyak in the room? Any Russians? Has anyone been to Russia?
Jeff Sessions issues a memo prohibiting memos.
Trump campaign's Gordon tells Politico on Mueller investigation that the president's impeachment is at stake
White House Special Counsel Ty Cobb issues statement clarifying Pres Trump paying own legal fees in response to Russia probe,  and is seeking approval for plan to help current and former staffers with their legal fees.8 month ago
White House Special Counsel Ty Cobb issues statement clarifying Pres Trump paying own legal fees in response to Russia probe, and is seeking approval for plan to help current and former staffers with their legal fees.
Rep. Debbie Dingell says she was groped by a "prominent historical person" in the '80s
@SenSanders: Yesterday my colleagues and I sent a letter to Sec. Tillerson asking him to make it easier to send U.S. aid for Iranian earthquake relief. The U.S. has routinely offered to help the Iranian people in times of need. This time should be no different.8 month ago
@SenSanders: Yesterday my colleagues and I sent a letter to Sec. Tillerson asking him to make it easier to send U.S. aid for Iranian earthquake relief. The U.S. has routinely offered to help the Iranian people in times of need. This time should be no different.
President Trump has started to pay his own legal fees related to Russia probe and is no longer relying on campaign or RNC for funds
$14.8 billion in cuts now, $44 billion by changing budget caps in 2025-2027 (8-10 years from now)8 month ago
$14.8 billion in cuts now, $44 billion by changing budget caps in 2025-2027 (8-10 years from now)
.@RepDanDonovan: This is a tax cut for the rest of America on the backs of 4 states: New York, California, New Jersey and Maryland.8 month ago
[email protected]: "This is a tax cut for the rest of America on the backs of 4 states: New York, California, New Jersey and Maryland."
President Trump hasn't hit 40% approval in 7 weeks. He hasn't been above 40% since June 22.8 month ago
President Trump hasn't hit 40% approval in 7 weeks. He hasn't been above 40% since June 22.
A lot of great athletes, Pres Trump said of the NCAA championships teams at the WH today.8 month ago
"A lot of great athletes," Pres Trump said of the NCAA championships teams at the WH today.
White House wants $44 billion in hurricane relief, offers some cuts now, more in 2025-2027
President Trump also receives a glove from @OU_Softball team champs8 month ago
President Trump also receives a glove from @OU_Softball team champs
8 month ago
[email protected]: "I congratulate Chairman Hatch and the Senate Finance Committee on this important step toward delivering pro-growth, pro-family tax reform."
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan: For new home mortgages, you will still be able to claim a mortgage-interest deduction on up to $500,000 of mortgage principal.
Taking photo with the Maryland Men's LaCrosse team, Pres noticed the "Trump" tie of one of the athletes.
Will tax reform pass before Christmas? @SteveScalise weighs in
President Trump takes photo with Penn State women's rugby team - holding his team jersey. One of 18 NCAA championship teams invited to WH today.8 month ago
President Trump takes photo with Penn State women's rugby team - holding his team jersey. One of 18 NCAA championship teams invited to WH today.
.@SteveScalise reacts to GOP House members who did not vote for tax bill8 month ago
[email protected] reacts to GOP House members who did not vote for tax bill
Kayla Moore jokes that President Trump owes her husband a thank you: Have you noticed you're not hearing too much about Russia?Now is a good time to get some things done in Congress.8 month ago
Kayla Moore jokes that President Trump owes her husband a "thank you": "Have you noticed you're not hearing too much about Russia?Now is a good time to get some things done in Congress."
Readout of @VP meeting today with @afgexecutive.
.@RepBillJohnson: The plan that the House put out - is going to give all Americans in every tax bracket a break.8 month ago
[email protected]: "The plan that the House put out - is going to give all Americans in every tax bracket a break."
“If you gotta use curse words…you’ve already lost the argument.” @SteveScalise on Rosie O’Donnell’s expletive-filled attack8 month ago
“If you gotta use curse words…you’ve already lost the argument.” @SteveScalise on Rosie O’Donnell’s expletive-filled attack
.@RepCurbelo: I figured I would be a good candidate to be part of a caucus - for Hispanic members of Congress It's a very ugly message.8 month ago
[email protected]: "I figured I would be a good candidate to be part of a caucus - for Hispanic members of Congress It's a very ugly message."
8 month ago
Washington, District of Columbia shooting at 3200 block of 10th Pl SE: no casualities
8 month ago
Washington, District of Columbia shooting at 1400 block of Holbrook St NE: no casualities
.@RepCurbelo: Bigotry, discrimination, exclusion, I think we should condemn it no matter where it comes from on the political spectrum.8 month ago
[email protected]: "Bigotry, discrimination, exclusion, I think we should condemn it no matter where it comes from on the political spectrum."
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan: As the U.S. Virgin Islands continue to rebuild from hurricane damage, Congress is committed to making sure they have the resources they need. Thank you @GovernorMapp, for your visit this week.
“Women’s rugby, that’s tough!” said Pres Trump as he welcomed Penn State Women’s Rugby team to the WH. He got a team jersey as he took a photo with them. 18 NCAA champion teams positioned around the WH grounds for their welcome from @POTUS.
.@jasoninthehouse on Koskinen: He's been an absolute disaster I tried to impeach the guy, I think he was that bad.8 month ago
[email protected] on Koskinen: "He's been an absolute disaster I tried to impeach the guy, I think he was that bad."
John McCain sounds pretty positive about tax reform
.@jasoninthehouse: The Democrats are pulling the same tricks Democrats are going to pay a price when they go to the polls.8 month ago
[email protected]: "The Democrats are pulling the same tricks Democrats are going to pay a price when they go to the polls."
8 month ago
Lisa Murkowski says Alexander-Murray “absolutely must” become law before she'll support repealing the Obamacare mandate that's in the tax bill.
8 month ago
Senate Republicans' proposed tax bill would increase Obamacare prices by an average of almost $2,000 per family in 2019, according to a new analysis.
8 month ago
Rep. Litesa Wallace says sexual harassment is "all the time and everywhere" for Black women in government
Bannon reportedly called Hannity after the 24-hour ultimatum, urged him to dial back the criticism of Roy Moore8 month ago
Bannon reportedly called Hannity after the 24-hour ultimatum, urged him to dial back the criticism of Roy Moore
Rep. Fred Upton of Michigan has ruled out running for U.S. Senate next year, per @DavidEggert00
Chairmen @MacTXPress and @SenJohnMcCain - "Both houses of Congress have voted multiple times to support a $700 billion defense budget, including overwhelming, bipartisan votes this week in support of FY18NDAA"
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan: Enjoyed meeting with Leader Choo and her South Korean delegation this week to discuss our strong bilateral relationship and the North Korean threat.
Jared Kushner is still working with an interim security clearance 10 months into the Trump administration—his application for a permanent clearance remains under review, sources tell Politico.
8 month ago
Pres Trump welcomes Senate version of tax cut bill from Senate Finance Committee. "For too long," says WH, "the tax code has been rigged in favor of well-connected special interests. " Still hopes for enactment by year's end.
.@SarahFloresDOJ: President Trump wants a strong DOJ, and that means not confirming or denying investigations.8 month ago
[email protected]: President Trump wants a strong DOJ, and that means not confirming or denying investigations.
.@SarahFloresDOJ: Regulation by guidance is over. The DOJ will no longer be able to change the law by simply signing a letter.8 month ago
[email protected]: Regulation by guidance is over. The DOJ will no longer be able to change the law by simply signing a letter.
.@SarahFloresDOJ: We will look into retrying the Menendez bribery case.8 month ago
[email protected]: We will look into retrying the Menendez bribery case.
Clapper on CNN: All we knew before intel assessment was number of meetings between Trump campaign and Russians; everything we've learned since only makes those connections worse
8 month ago
[email protected]: If Democrats were not such obstructionists and understood the power of lower taxes, we would be able to get many of their ideas into Bill!
8 month ago
[email protected]: Great numbers on Stocks and the Economy. If we get Tax Cuts and Reform, we'll really see some great results!
Republican should leave race if sex allegations true: @realDonaldTrump
8 month ago
Top story on Kremlin TV: "White House announces Trump's readiness to cooperate with Putin."
8 month ago
[email protected]: .And to think that just last week he was lecturing anyone who would listen about sexual harassment and respect for women. Lesley Stahl tape?
8 month ago
[email protected]: The Al Frankenstien picture is really bad, speaks a thousand words. Where do his hands go in pictures 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6 while she sleeps? ..
8 month ago
[email protected]: Big win today in the House for GOP Tax Cuts and Reform, 227-205. Zero Dems, they want to raise taxes much higher, but not for our military!
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