Map. History of District Columbia conflict

26 September 2018
The Senate Judiciary Committee has requested documents from Don Jr. and Manafort re: any attempts to obtain info on Clinton from Russians.1 year ago
The Senate Judiciary Committee has requested documents from Don Jr. and Manafort re: any attempts to obtain info on Clinton from Russians.
1 year ago
[email protected]: "'Keep your doctor' - lie. 'You can keep your plan' - lie. It was a lie - directly from the President." SpecialReport
.@MarkWarner: Clearly with hindsight, I wish the Obama Administration had gotten more of this information out earlier on.1 year ago
[email protected]: "Clearly with hindsight, I wish the Obama Administration had gotten more of this information out earlier on."
1 year ago
"That's terrible," responds @POTUS when told there's only one flatware manufacturer left in US.
1 year ago
@POTUS tells trade assistant Peter Navarro to look into why @USGSA is buying foreign shovels.
1 year ago
“What do you like better ‘Made in America’ and ‘Made in the USA’?" @POTUS asks US manufacturers.
1 year ago
“They (foreign manufacturers) take our intellectual property like we’re a bunch of babies,” declares @POTUS. “We have to protect it.”
1 year ago
“I’ve slept so much better ever since” buying a @MyPillowUSA, says @POTUS doing an impromptu endorsement at MadeInAmericaWeek event.
1 year ago
Imposition of tariffs on steel imports "could happen," @POTUS says in response to question.
1 year ago
Trump to MyPillow's Lindell: "I actually bought a couple of pillows + they're very good I've slept so much better ever since."
1 year ago
“So are the votes for Donald Trump that led him to win the election in doubt as well?” Kobach: “Absolutely."
1 year ago
Susan Collins, in an interview with @vgmac, says it’s time for a bipartisan effort to fix Obamacare.
1 year ago
[email protected] after ISIS mtg. with Mattis, Dunford: "There's just a lot more clarity, a lot more focus on annihilation."
1 year ago
@SenBobCorker "a lot of partnering with other countries. You can just tell there's a renewed energy, renewed focus, and they are not playing around."
Elijah Cummings on Trump's voter fraud panel: “I am old enough to remember when African Americans were denied access to the ballot box…”1 year ago
Elijah Cummings on Trump's voter fraud panel: “I am old enough to remember when African Americans were denied access to the ballot box…”
1 year ago
Sanders on Trump-Putin at G20 dinner. "They had a brief conversation + I'm not going get into the specifics of the conversation."
1 year ago
Collins says she wasn't invited to GOP healthcare meeting until this afternoon and has another commitment
1 year ago
"We weren't following him around with a stopwatch," says Sanders of Trump-Putin dinner chat, but it was brief: "certainly less than an hour"
1 year ago
“Thanks guys. The president’s going to have an event here in a few minutes," concludes @SHSanders45.
Asked about this @SHSanders45 not saying @POTUS will curtail his own private out-of-town trips until HealthcareBill business done.1 year ago
Asked about this @SHSanders45 not saying @POTUS will curtail his own private out-of-town trips until HealthcareBill business done.
1 year ago
@SHSanders45 confirms @POTUS won’t attend this year’s @NAACP dinner.
1 year ago
@SHSanders45 says not aware subject of US stopping arming of anti-Assad rebels (allied with Russia) came up during Putin dinner chat.
1 year ago
@SHSanders45: “This was a social dinner and that was the nature of the evening.”
1 year ago
"To act as if this were some secret is absolutely absurd," says @SHSanders45, of Trump/Putin chat at G20 Leaders Dinner July 7th.
1 year ago
But the plan, for now, is still to move onto the 2015 repeal bill? Unless they get a deal on BCRA? @SHSanders45: I don't know, folks.
1 year ago
“To act as if this was some secret is absolutely absurd,” adds @SHSanders45.
1 year ago
First round of NAFTA negotiations in Washington Aug. 16-20, says @WhiteHouse.
1 year ago
MadeInAmerica goods “under attack from illegally subsidized imports and counterfeit goods,” declares @SHSanders45.
1 year ago
“I think we are for repeal and replace,” adds Short being questioned by reporters here @WhiteHouse.
1 year ago
“I am sure the president looks forward to supporting Dean Heller’s re-election,” says Marc Short during @WhiteHouse briefing.
1 year ago
Marc Short tells several senators told Trump he "could be extremely helpful to them" by selling the bill on the road.
1 year ago
@realDonaldTrump asks GOP senators to stay in DC until they reach a healthcare deal. WH says Potus plans to travel and will not stay in town
@SenMikeLee on Sessions' forfeiture move: The DOJ seems determined to lose in court before it changes its policies for the better.1 year ago
@SenMikeLee on Sessions' forfeiture move: "The DOJ seems determined to lose in court before it changes its policies for the better."
1 year ago
"We're confident we'll get this bill passed," says Marc Short, WH Dir of Congressional Affairs, of measure to repeal and replace ObamaCare.
1 year ago
Corker: "I would say there's no question the meeting gave a boost to the effort" on the GOP health care bill
1 year ago
WH's Marc Short: "We are confident we will get this bill passed."
1 year ago
No "badgering" of senators by @POTUS during lunch today, says @WhiteHouse's Marc Short.
1 year ago
Sen Bob Corker R-TN says there is a meeting tonight for Senators to work through health care issues
1 year ago
Sen Dean Heller R-NV on the Trump/heath care meeting: "Let me tell you - it was all positive"
1 year ago
Short: "The president has been clear that what he wants is repeal and replace" but "we should at least deliver on the promise to repeal."
1 year ago
Capito says she will still vote no next week unless there's a replacement plan she supports
1 year ago
"There was a general enthusiasm for recognizing that this is not something we can walk away from," Marc Short says of Trump's meet with R Sens
1 year ago
WH policy chief Marc Short briefing reporters on health care today
.@RandPaul: I'm viscerally against bailing out the insurance companies.1 year ago
[email protected]: "I'm viscerally against bailing out the insurance companies."
1 year ago
Murkowski says it's no longer clear what the Senate is voting on
.@tedcruz: The central key is focusing on lowering premiums.1 year ago
[email protected]: "The central key is focusing on lowering premiums."
.@tedcruz: The Consumer Freedom Amendment would INCREASE coverage by over 2 million people.1 year ago
[email protected]: "The Consumer Freedom Amendment would INCREASE coverage by over 2 million people."
1 year ago
@SenAlexander, in a scrum aired live by CNN, says "I don't think there are 40 votes" for a repeal-only bill.
1 year ago
@SenWarren: Congress needs to step up and pass comprehensive immigration reform. Until then, we must defend DACA and protect hard-working young immigrants.
1 year ago
@SenWarren: Extreme state AGs have threatened the Trump Admin to end DACA. Students and young workers who call the US home could be deported.
1 year ago
McConnell says "no matter what I offer as a substitute first, it's fully amendable" So, still questions about what exactly the substitute is
1 year ago
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell: “No harm is done by getting on the bill. Wide open for amendment”
McConnell says Senators can vote on a bill to repeal and replace ObamaCare - or just to repeal - with a 2-year delay.1 year ago
McConnell says Senators can vote on a bill to repeal and replace ObamaCare - or just to repeal - with a 2-year delay.
1 year ago
McConnell: "We're going to have a vote on the motion to proceed to the bill next week"
After WH lunch, @SenateMajLdr says Senate will vote next week to proceed on ObamaCare repeal bill and it'll be totally open for amendment.1 year ago
After WH lunch, @SenateMajLdr says Senate will vote next week to proceed on ObamaCare repeal bill and it'll be "totally open for amendment."
1 year ago
McConnell says he has "every expectation" that motion to proceed will succeed.
1 year ago
Justices allow strict enforcement of Trump refugee ban.
1 year ago
Supreme Court Schedules Travel-ban Argument For October 10
1 year ago
HHS weighs in on Cruz amendment to health care bill. Assumes deductible at $12,000 per year
@SenSanders: I want to thank the millions of people around this country who stood up and fought back against the pathetic Republican health care bill.1 year ago
@SenSanders: I want to thank the millions of people around this country who stood up and fought back against the pathetic Republican health care bill.
WH Briefing Scoreboard (since June 1)(incl today) On-camera - 7 Off-camera - 21 No briefing – 3   Spicer - 8 Sanders – 16 Others - 41 year ago
WH Briefing Scoreboard (since June 1)(incl today) On-camera - 7 Off-camera - 21 No briefing – 3 Spicer - 8 Sanders – 16 Others - 4
1 year ago
[email protected]: "We shouldn't leave town The people of this country need more than a repeal. They need a repeal and a replace."
1 year ago
[email protected]: "For 7 years you promised the American people that you would repeal ObamaCare Inaction is not an option."
1 year ago
Trump on Schumer: "You listen to Schumer he was saying 'Death! Everyone's going to die! Death. Death. Death.'"
.@VP: @POTUS Trump is right - we are very close to rescuing the American people from the Obamacare nightmare. It has failed, and it has to go.1 year ago
[email protected]: @POTUS Trump is right - we are very close to rescuing the American people from the Obamacare nightmare. It has failed, and it has to go.
1 year ago
Pres says GOP bill will repeal mandatory coverage, allow sales across state lines, reduce premiums with better coverage incl pre-existing.
1 year ago
@NancyPelosi: I will be joining @AFTunion shortly to highlight the cruelty of the GOPbudget and health care bills.
1 year ago
Three @GOP senators didn't attend @WhiteHouse lunch: @SenatorBurr, @SenatorIsakson and @SenJohnMcCain (who is recovering from surgery).
Trump says he was surprised to hear some of his Senate friends come out against repeal  and  replace. Says they may not be his friends much longer.1 year ago
Trump says he was surprised to hear some of his Senate friends come out against repeal and replace. Says they may not be his friends much longer.
1 year ago
@SenCapito: I’m glad @POTUS agrees that we cannot move to repeal Obamacare without a replacement plan that addresses the needs of West Virginians.
1 year ago
[email protected]: "I don't think we should leave town unless we have a health insurance plan, unless we can give our people great health care."
We should hammer this out and get it done, the pres urges GOP Senators about passing a health care bill: both repeal  and  a replacement plan.1 year ago
"We should hammer this out and get it done," the pres urges GOP Senators about passing a health care bill: both repeal and a replacement plan.
1 year ago
[email protected]: "ObamaCare was a big lie."
1 year ago
AG Sessions said last week the Hawaii district judge had violated separation of powers - SCOTUS did not agree
1 year ago
Trump: "We have to repeal and replace Obamacare. We can repeal it, but the best is repeal and replace."n nTrump, 2 days ago:
Total terrorist attacks decreased by 9% in 2016, total deaths by 13%, per new @StateDept report.1 year ago
Total terrorist attacks decreased by 9% in 2016, total deaths by 13%, per new @StateDept report.
1 year ago
Sitting next to Heller, Trump jokes he'll get on board "if he wants to remain a Senator"
1 year ago
President Trump meeting with senators about health care: “I intend to keep my promise and I know you will too”
1 year ago
Correction from @Reuters: SCOTUS temporarily allows @POTUS to limit entry of refugees, rejects bid to include grandparents in travelban.
Supreme Court denies motion from Attorney General on Trump travel order, sends to Ninth Circuit1 year ago
Supreme Court denies motion from Attorney General on Trump travel order, sends to Ninth Circuit
1 year ago
Trump, sitting next to Heller, "He wants to remain senator, doesn't he?"
1 year ago
Trump: "Obamacare was a big lie It was a lie directly from the president."
1 year ago
Pres Trump tells GOP Senators: We have no choice. We have to repeal and replace ObamaCare. The best is repeal and replace. Let's get going.
1 year ago
@SenWarren: I’m not at all convinced that working people can rely on William Emanuel to stand up for their rights. I opposed his confirmation to @NLRB.
1 year ago
Senators shouldn’t leave town without acting on HealthcareBill, @POTUS tells them.
1 year ago
House Democrats ask the FBI to look into Ivanka Trump's security clearance
1 year ago
[email protected]: “Any form of illegal or fraudulent voting and any form of voter suppression or intimidation must be stopped.”
1 year ago
[email protected]: “We want to make America great again, we have to protect the integrity of the vote and our voters.”
1 year ago
Cuomo: The study you're pointing to, the guys who own the data came out and said this study is bogus for legal votes.
1 year ago
Kobach equates someone unable to vote due to long lines at polling places with someone who chooses not to vote because they suspect voter fraud.
1 year ago
Trump kicks off work of voter fraud panel, jabs at states not turning over voter data
President Trump thinks he has one last shot at changing health care vote1 year ago
President Trump thinks he has "one last shot" at changing health care vote
Kobach: Voter commission will have the ability to conduct research that has never been conducted before.1 year ago
Kobach: Voter commission will have the ability "to conduct research that has never been conducted before."
Bus to take GOP Senators to the WH for working lunch on ObamaCare repeal bill.1 year ago
Bus to take GOP Senators to the WH for working lunch on ObamaCare repeal bill.
1 year ago
[email protected]: "All public officials have a profound responsibility to protect the integrity of the vote."
Durbin: Luckily, many states have told Trump's voter fraud panel to put their voter info requests “where the monkey put the peanut”1 year ago
Durbin: Luckily, many states have told Trump's voter fraud panel to put their voter info requests “where the monkey put the peanut”
Attorney General Jeff Sessions announces new Dept. of Justice policy that strengthens the civil asset forfeiture program.1 year ago
Attorney General Jeff Sessions announces new Dept. of Justice policy that "strengthens the civil asset forfeiture program."
1 year ago
[email protected]: "If any state doesn't want to share this information, one has to wonder what they're worried about."
President Trump's concerns on voter fraud appear anecdotal, second-hand. Says people have seen large numbers of voter irregularities.1 year ago
President Trump's concerns on voter fraud appear anecdotal, second-hand. Says people have "seen" large numbers of voter irregularities.
1 year ago
Pres Trump says he looks forward to sharing the commission findings "so the full truth will be known and exposedin the light of day.”
1 year ago
[email protected]: “Every time voter fraud occurs, it cancels out the vote of a lawful citizen.”
1 year ago
Pres tells election panel, it's entrusted to "advance the cause of fair, honest and lawful elections." "Will help protect our democracy."
Trump says people have told him of voter irregularitiesin some cases having to do with very large numbers of people in certain states1 year ago
Trump says people have told him of "voter irregularitiesin some cases having to do with very large numbers of people in certain states"
President Trump questions states that won't share voter info with commission: What are they worried about? There's something. There always is.1 year ago
President Trump questions states that won't share voter info with commission: "What are they worried about? There's something. There always is."
1 year ago
[email protected] Mike Pence: Voter commission "has no pre-conceived notions or pre-ordained results. We're fact finders."
1 year ago
@SenatorBurr says he'll miss the WH lunch today because he's not visiting the WH while his Russia investigation is underway.
Irregularities in voting with very large numbers of people in certain states, says @POTUS.1 year ago
Irregularities in voting "with very large numbers of people in certain states," says @POTUS.
To make America great again, Pres Trump says we have to protect the integrity of the vote and voter. It's an American issue.1 year ago
To make America great again, Pres Trump says we have to protect the integrity of the vote and voter. "It's an American issue."
President Trump now speaking at the first meeting of the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity1 year ago
President Trump now speaking at the first meeting of the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity
VP Pence, addresses first meeting of pres panel on election integrity. Says goal is to make sure the ballot box remains inviolate.1 year ago
VP Pence, addresses first meeting of pres panel on election integrity. Says goal is to "make sure the ballot box remains inviolate."
.@BernieSanders on @TheView: I want to personally thank millions of Americans who stood up and fought back on health care.1 year ago
[email protected] on @TheView: "I want to personally thank millions of Americans who stood up and fought back" on health care.
1 year ago
House to vote next week on President Trump's $1.6 billion request to begin construction of border wall.
.@BernieSanders: Flattery will get you everywhere.1 year ago
[email protected]: "Flattery will get you everywhere."
1 year ago
WH: Trump will “drop by” first mtg of his voter fraud panel. (still no evidence for his false claim that 3-5 million people voted illegally)
1 year ago
President Trump to "drop by" first meeting of voting commission, White House says.
1 year ago
US, China delegations to economic dialogue here both cancel post-talks news conference, according to @USTreasury.
White House press briefing to be conducted by Sarah Sanders at 2:00 p.m. Briefing will be off-camera.1 year ago
White House press briefing to be conducted by Sarah Sanders at 2:00 p.m. Briefing will be off-camera.
1 year ago
@RepAdamSchiff: With the controversy over first Trump-Putin meeting, astonished to learn of undisclosed second. Guess this is what Trump calls прозрачность.
White House aides are placating Trump by repeatedly telling him he's a Very Good Boy1 year ago
White House aides are placating Trump by repeatedly telling him he's a Very Good Boy
1 year ago
Rep Mo Brooks R-AL on the House floor demanding an end to the Senate filibuster; "killing the conservative agenda"
1 year ago
@VP: Every day Obamacare survives is another day the American economy and families struggle. @POTUS is right - inaction is not an option.
Rep. @DarrellIssa calls AG Sessions' move on asset forfeiture a troubling step backward.1 year ago
Rep. @DarrellIssa calls AG Sessions' move on asset forfeiture "a troubling step backward."
1 year ago
[email protected]: The Republicans never discuss how good their healthcare bill is, & it will get even better at lunchtime.The Dems scream death as OCare dies!
1 year ago
[email protected]: I will be having lunch at the White House today with Republican Senators concerning healthcare. They MUST keep their promise to America!
.@RandPaul to @GMA: Obamacare is a disaster, but it's the Democrats' creation, and all the problems of its unraveling belong to Democrats.1 year ago
[email protected] to @GMA: "Obamacare is a disaster, but it's the Democrats' creation, and all the problems of its unraveling belong to Democrats."
1 year ago
[email protected]: RT @FoxNews: U.S. Markets since election.
1 year ago
[email protected]: The Fake News is becoming more and more dishonest! Even a dinner arranged for top 20 leaders in Germany is made to look sinister!
1 year ago
[email protected]: Fake News story of secret dinner with Putin is "sick." All G 20 leaders, and spouses, were invited by the Chancellor of Germany. Press knew!
White House announces Trump intends to nominate Jon Huntsman as ambassador to Russia — and spells his name wrong1 year ago
White House announces Trump intends to nominate Jon Huntsman as ambassador to Russia — and spells his name wrong
1 year ago
McCain: US must develop strategy to escalate price Russia will pay until it honors Minsk agreement - starting with Russia Sanctions
1 year ago
On Don Jr email, ex-federal prosecutor Chris Christie on MSNBC says “You don’t send it to the FBI first,” you send it to the campaign lawyer
1 year ago
House members of both parties met today to explore compromises on budget, health care and tax reform
1 year ago
“I did not come to Washington to hurt people," @SenCapito
@SenAlexander: Senate health committee to hold hearings on insurance markets however the votes come out on the health care bill.1 year ago
@SenAlexander: Senate health committee to hold hearings on insurance markets "however the votes come out on the health care bill."
1 year ago
Sen. Kennedy: "The health insurance companies are running away from the Affordable Care Act like scalded dogs”
1 year ago
Paul Manafort not committed to an appearance at next week’s planned hearing by the Senate Judiciary Committee.
.@SHSanders45: The failure of ObamaCare rests solely on the shoulders of democrats.1 year ago
[email protected]: "The failure of ObamaCare rests solely on the shoulders of democrats."
1 year ago
“This is already going over the cliff and doesn’t need a push by the president,” answers @SHSanders45 on Obamacare.
1 year ago
“If it’s already failed, it can’t continue to fail day after day after day,” reporter tells @SHSanders45.
1 year ago
Special counsel Mueller clears Senate Judiciary Committee to interview Trump Jr., Manafort in public session, Sen. Feinstein says.
1 year ago
“This is not a game-over situation," says Sanders, and WH will make sure American people get the kind of health care they need and deserve.
1 year ago
Sanders says she's "not sure" who's paying for Trump's legal representation on Russia matters.
1 year ago
Would Trump even sign a repeal-only bill? Sanders: "We're certainly open to considering all options"
1 year ago
@POTUS “happy to work with Democrats” to get HealthcareBill done, says @SHSanders45.
1 year ago
“We want to get the biggest tax reform as possible…we’ll keep you guys posted on the timeline,” says @SHSanders45.
1 year ago
“We’re continuing to push forward to repeal and replace Obamacare,” says @SHSanders45 adding “this isn’t over.”
1 year ago
"We can walk and chew gum at the same time," says @SHSanders45. Says WH will move forward on tax reform and continue to push on healthcare.
1 year ago
“We’re going to continue to push forward on tax reform…we can walk and chew gum at the same time,” says @SHSanders45.
1 year ago
No confirmation from @SHSanders45 on whether @POTUS last night called lawmakers “dopes” but she’ll check on it.
1 year ago
[email protected], in off-camera briefing: "The president has confidence in Jared. I'm not aware of any changes at all."
1 year ago
Schumer says Republicans need to take the Democrats’ offer of “working together” to improve the health care system
1 year ago
“We’re going to continue to be incredibly engaged,” on healthcare legislation, says @SHSanders45.
1 year ago
[email protected] defends Trump's engagement on health care, says he "laid out his priorities," and now "it's Congress' job to legislate."
1 year ago
WH blames Dems for failure of Obamacare, says Sanders. Says Dems "created the mess we're in." and were unwilling to work with GOP to fix it.
1 year ago
“The process of reforming healthcare is certainly not over,” says @SHSanders45 answering whether @POTUS shares any blame.
1 year ago
“Government always moves slower than it should” is the lesson Trump administration has learned from this, says @SHSanders45.
1 year ago
Sen. Mitch McConnell on the health care bill: “As of today, we just simply do not have 50 senators who can agree”
1 year ago
[email protected]: Trump "actively trying to undermine the health care systemusing millions of Americans as political pawns in a cynical game"
1 year ago
“He’s not going to own the failure of Obamacare…which rest solely on the shoulder of Democrats,” says @SHSanders45 of @POTUS.
1 year ago
@NancyPelosi: Imagine how hard it is for the people whose health care you’re trying to take away, @SenateMajLdr.
1 year ago
@POTUS "primary frustration is that there’s no progress over the last 24 hours,” says @SHSanders.
1 year ago
“They’re responsible for creating the mess that we’re in” by passing Obamacare, says @SHSanders45, continuing to blame Democrats.
1 year ago
Are healthcare repeal efforts dead [email protected] says the thing that’s dead here is Obamacare.
1 year ago
“At this point inaction is not a workable solution” so lawmakers "need to come to the table,” says @SHSanders45.
1 year ago
“You see the evidence every single day” that Obamacare is a failure, says @SHSanders45.
1 year ago
“Ideally I think it happens as soon as possible,” replies @SHSanders45 when asked about HealthcareBill timetable.
.@SenaterMajLdr: If repeal vote fails, it'll show Republicans by themselves are not prepared at this particular point to do a replacement.1 year ago
[email protected]: If repeal vote fails, it'll show "Republicans by themselves are not prepared at this particular point to do a replacement."
1 year ago
At briefing, Sanders says Pres believes if ObamaCare fails, Democrats would "be more willing to come to the table and clean up the mess.”
1 year ago
“Democrats have refused to join in fixing the healthcare problems,” contends @SHSanders45. “That behavior is simply unacceptable.”
1 year ago
"Well we have a new Supreme Court justice" McConnell says when asked how he'll justify failure on health care to voters
1 year ago
“Ideally some Democrats will want to participate in the (legislative) process moving forward,” says @SHSanders45 in reply to first question.
1 year ago
Sarah Sanders says the administration has taken initial steps to renegotiate the "outdated and unfair North American Free Trade Agreement"
1 year ago
Sarah Huckabee Sanders says the Trump administration supports FCC's efforts to roll back net neutrality
1 year ago
McConnell on Obamacare repeal-and-replace: "we've given it our best shot"
1 year ago
“I apologize for the delays,” begins @SHSanders45 after keeping @WhiteHouse press waiting for 30 minutes.
1 year ago
“Sometime in the near future” Senate will vote on HealthcareBill, says @SenateMajLdr.
1 year ago
For posterity, Capito says (more or less) she would have opposed revised BCRA. "I couldn't see a way to voting for that bill."
1 year ago
Rand Paul, coming out of meeting, says he still expects a motion to proceed and he thinks Rs should be on the record on 2015 repeal bill
1 year ago
GOP Senators saying there will likely be a vote tomorrow on the motion to proceed to the health care bill
Mueller says Trump Jr, Manafort can testify publicly in Senate: Feinstein1 year ago
Mueller says Trump Jr, Manafort can testify publicly in Senate: Feinstein
1 year ago
"It may not be as quick as we had hoped," said Pres Trump of getting a plan to replace ObamaCare," but it is going to happen."
1 year ago
Pres Trump says his strategy now is to "let Obamacare fail and it will be a lot easier" to pass a plan to replace it.
1 year ago
Senate intelligence committee chairman Richard Burr: “I think you’ve got to ask Don Jr. to come in” and testify
1 year ago
"Disappointed" Pres Trump used the word 7 times to describe his response to failure to get GOP votes for Senate health care bill.
1 year ago
Special counsel Mueller says @DonaldJTrumpJr and @PaulManafort can testify publicly before Senate, according to @SenFeinstein.
Trump on Senate GOP: “The vote would have been pretty close to, if you look at it, 48 to 4. That’s a pretty impressive vote by any standard”1 year ago
Trump on Senate GOP: “The vote would have been pretty close to, if you look at it, 48 to 4. That’s a pretty impressive vote by any standard”
Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) jumps the Senate subway tracks today to get away from reporters.1 year ago
Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) jumps the Senate subway tracks today to get away from reporters.
1 year ago
[email protected]: "[Democrats] are obstructionists. They have no ideas. They have no thought process."
1 year ago
[email protected]: "We're going to have go out and get more Republicans elected in '18."
1 year ago
Senate just voted 92-7 to confirm Patrick Shanahan as Deputy Secretary of Defense.
.@SenatorCollins opposes straight repeal vote, says it would cause anxiety for individuals, turmoil for markets.1 year ago
[email protected] opposes straight repeal vote, says it would cause "anxiety" for individuals, "turmoil" for markets.
1 year ago
[email protected]: "I think we're probably in that position where we'll just let ObamaCare fail."
1 year ago
Trump says he "was very surprised" by decision of Sens Lee and Moran, bemoans lack of Democratic support on health
1 year ago
[email protected]: "ObamaCare is a total disaster."
1 year ago
[email protected]: “We haven’t had a victory on health care.”
1 year ago
President Trump says, "I'm certainly disappointed" about GOP health bill troubles in Senate, says work will go on
1 year ago
"We need to elect more Republicans in '18," adds @POTUS.
1 year ago
@GOP should "let Obamacare fail," says @POTUS. "I'm not going to own it."
1 year ago
Sen. Lisa Murkowski to oppose moving ahead on repealing health care law, leaving Republicans short of votes
1 year ago
Pool reporters say @POTUS just made extensive remarks in response to questions on his disappointment over Obamacare.
1 year ago
Susan Rice and Denis McDonough will testify before the Senate intelligence committee this week, a source says
1 year ago
Murkowski: "I said back in January that if we are going to repeal we have to do a replacement."
1 year ago
@NancyPelosi: We cannot advance the interests of the Middle Class if we do not fight the influence of money in our politics. ProtectOurDemocracy
1 year ago
Sen. Hatch asked what healthcare setback means for GOP ability to govern: "It says we need more Republicans."
1 year ago
Sen Ted Cruz R-TX notes the 2015 GOP bill that was vetoed by Obama does not touch underlying regulations like EHB's
1 year ago
Chris Christie: Getting opposition research from Russia is "probably against the law"
1 year ago
Cotton on repeal: "don’t see how any Republican senator who voted just 18 months ago for this very piece of legislation could now flip-flop"
@SpeakerRyan: We need to simplify our tax code and bring down rates to give people real relief. The status quo is just too confusing and too expensive.1 year ago
@SpeakerRyan: We need to simplify our tax code and bring down rates to give people real relief. The status quo is just too confusing and too expensive.
Susan Collins on voting no: We can’t just hope that we will pass a replacement within the next two years.1 year ago
Susan Collins on voting no: "We can’t just hope that we will pass a replacement within the next two years."
1 year ago
Rand spox: "Senator Paul is encouraged by the decision to move to a clean repeal bill"
.@SenSchumer: The door to bipartisanship is open right now, not with repeal, but with an effort to improve the existing system.1 year ago
[email protected]: "The door to bipartisanship is open right now, not with repeal, but with an effort to improve the existing system."
1 year ago
Bannon attacked Paul Ryan as “a limp-d**k motherf**ker … born in a petri dish” at Heritage, per @JoshuaGreen's book
.@SenSchumer on claims Dems didn't engage on health care: McConnell decided the matter for us when he locked Democrats out of the process.1 year ago
[email protected] on claims Dems didn't engage on health care: McConnell "decided the matter for us when he locked Democrats out of the process."
1 year ago
@NancyPelosi: I will be joining @RepSarbanes at 12 pm ET to announce Democrats’ effort to ProtectOurDemocracy for years to come.
1 year ago
Sen. Kennedy on healthcare path forward: "We'll move to plan B If plan B doesn't work we'll go to plan C"
1 year ago
Selva talking about the need to protect voter data. Says Russian influence may be aimed at challenging "willingness to vote."
1 year ago
@VP: Inaction is not an option. Congress needs to step up. Congress needs to do their job – and Congress need to do their job now.
1 year ago
Trump suggests Republicans will let ACA market collapse, then rewrite health law - The Washington Post
1 year ago
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer: “The door to bipartisanship is open right now"
Sen Shelley Moore Capito R-WV statement in opposition to latest GOP health care plan (she voted for it in 2015)1 year ago
Sen Shelley Moore Capito R-WV statement in opposition to latest GOP health care plan (she voted for it in 2015)
1 year ago
Procedural vote on Obamacare repeal could be this week, says GOP whip Cornyn. can't say if it will succeed
1 year ago
Schumer reads the names of GOP senators who said repeal and replace later wouldn't work: “everyone will be hurt but the very, very wealthy”
1 year ago
Schumer on health care: “The core of the bill is unworkable. It’s time to move on. It’s time to start over”
1 year ago
Schumer: “Passing repeal without a replacement would be a disaster. Our health care system would implode.”
1 year ago
"ObamaCare has failed and ObamaCare must go," says @VP. Says everyday ObamaCare survives is another day the American people struggle.
1 year ago
Vice President Mike Pence: “Every day Obamacare survives is another day” people struggle
.@VP: @POTUS will keep working on an agenda of less regs., better infrastructure, US energy  and  affordable/high-quality healthcare1 year ago
[email protected]: @POTUS will keep working on an agenda of less regs., better infrastructure, US energy and affordable/high-quality healthcare
.@VP says Senate should vote to repeal now, replace later or return to current GOP bill, but either way, inaction is not an option.1 year ago
[email protected] says Senate should vote to repeal now, replace later or return to current GOP bill, "but either way, inaction is not an option."
1 year ago
VP Pence says "inaction not an option." Says Congress needs to do its job now and repeal ObamaCare.
1 year ago
@VP: The Senate passed the same bill in 2015 and sent it to the President's desk - and they should do it again.
Addressing National Retail Federation, VP Pence calls on Senate to repeal ObamaCare now and replace it later.1 year ago
Addressing National Retail Federation, VP Pence calls on Senate to repeal ObamaCare now and replace it later.
.@VP Pence: President Trump and I are grateful for the efforts of Mitch McConnell and the vast majority of Republicans on health care push.1 year ago
[email protected] Pence: "President Trump and I are grateful for the efforts" of Mitch McConnell "and the vast majority of Republicans" on health care push.
.@VP: @POTUS and I fully support @SenateMajLdr's decision to move forward with a bill that just repeals ObamaCare1 year ago
[email protected]: @POTUS and I fully support @SenateMajLdr's decision to move forward with a bill that just repeals ObamaCare
.@VP: @POTUS  and  I are grateful for efforts of @SenateMajLdr & the vast majority of GOP who’ve worked hard in House & Senate to keep their promise.1 year ago
[email protected]: @POTUS and I are grateful for efforts of @SenateMajLdr & the vast majority of GOP who’ve worked hard in House & Senate to keep their promise.
1 year ago
New GOP plan already in trouble - Collins and Capito are both opposed. Portman "concerned"
GOP Sen. Capito is a NO on repeal without replace1 year ago
GOP Sen. Capito is a NO on repeal without replace
.@VP: @POTUS Donald Trump has been fighting to restore jobs and opportunity and prosperity in our country. RetailAdvocates1 year ago
[email protected]: @POTUS Donald Trump has been fighting to restore jobs and opportunity and prosperity in our country. RetailAdvocates
1 year ago
Capito: "I cannot vote to repeal Obamacare without a replacement plan"
1 year ago
Tillerson is considering closing the State Dept.'s entire cyber office, limiting people who work on cybersecurity.
1 year ago
Dean Heller non-committal on voting to proceed to House bill or supporting repeal-only approach; tells me he wants to hear from McConnell
1 year ago
[email protected] says he would vote for 2015 O'Care repeal bill, but is figuring out the "implications of bringing up the House bill."
1 year ago
Selva: There is no difference between tactical and strategic nuclear weapons. All nukes are strategic.
Sen Rob Portman R-OH reinforces the thought that the backup GOP Senate bill may not get 50 votes either1 year ago
Sen Rob Portman R-OH reinforces the thought that the backup GOP Senate bill may not get 50 votes either
GOP Sen. Rob Portman: “If it is a bill that simply repeals, I believe that will add to more uncertainty” and higher premiums.1 year ago
GOP Sen. Rob Portman: “If it is a bill that simply repeals, I believe that will add to more uncertainty” and higher premiums.
.@SpeakerRyan: Democrats have not been interested in working on this it's very clear they're more interested in a single-payer system.1 year ago
[email protected]: "Democrats have not been interested in working on this it's very clear they're more interested in a single-payer system."
.@SpeakerRyan: The House passed our simultaneous repeal and replace billwe think that's the best way to go.1 year ago
[email protected]: The House "passed our simultaneous repeal and replace billwe think that's the best way to go."
.@SenateMajLdr: It's regretful that our Democratic colleagues decided early on that they did not want to engage with us on health care.1 year ago
[email protected]: "It's regretful that our Democratic colleagues decided early on that they did not want to engage with us" on health care.
1 year ago
House Speaker Paul Ryan: “I’m worried that Obamacare will stand and the law will continue to collapse”
1 year ago
[email protected]: "I imagine many Democrats were celebrating last night. I hope they consider what they were celebrating."
.@SenateMajLdr says Senate will vote on repeal legislation from 2015: President Obama vetoed it then. President Trump will sign it now.1 year ago
[email protected] says Senate will vote on repeal legislation from 2015: "President Obama vetoed it then. President Trump will sign it now."
.@SenateMajLdr: Effort to repeal and immediately replace Obamacare will not be successful. That doesn't mean we should give up.1 year ago
[email protected]: Effort to repeal and immediately replace Obamacare "will not be successful. That doesn't mean we should give up."
1 year ago
RAND PAUL COMMENTARY: Was Senate's Obamacare bill better than doing nothing?
1 year ago
[email protected]: Here's the problem, ObamaCare is in a tailspin. We're hopeful that the Senate can move forward and we can get this done.
.@SenateMajLdr: Senate will vote on a repeal of Obamacare, combined with a stable, two-year transition period.1 year ago
.[email protected]: Senate will vote "on a repeal of Obamacare, combined with a stable, two-year transition period."
1 year ago
Ryan says he still thinks repeal and replace is the best plan; will wait to see what Senate does on health care
.@SpeakerRyan on collapse of GOP Senate health care bill: We'd like to see the Senate move on something.1 year ago
[email protected] on collapse of GOP Senate health care bill: "We'd like to see the Senate move on something."
1 year ago
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell: I regret that repealing and replacing Obamacare “will not be successful”
@SpeakerRyan: A balanced budget means more jobs  and  growth, a stronger national defense, and real reforms to the way the federal government serves taxpayers.1 year ago
@SpeakerRyan: A balanced budget means more jobs and growth, a stronger national defense, and real reforms to the way the federal government serves taxpayers.
1 year ago
Speaker Ryan on GOP health care bill: "We would like to see the Senate move on something"
.@SpeakerRyan: We'd like to see the Senate move on something.1 year ago
[email protected]: "We'd like to see the Senate move on something."
1 year ago
@NancyPelosi: Trumpcare is collapsing – but instead of learning from mistakes, the GOP is pushing for an even more radical plan.
1 year ago
Gen. Selva tells Senate Armed Svcs that North Korea doesn't have missile guidance and control capability to strike US - but may have range.
1 year ago
U.S. calls on Iran to release unjustly detained U.S. citizens - State department
1 year ago
House GOP releases $4 trillion budget blueprint that includes deep cuts and reshaping of social programs
1 year ago
[email protected]: The Senate must go to a 51 vote majority instead of current 60 votes. Even parts of full Repeal need 60. 8 Dems control Senate. Crazy!
White House press briefing to be conducted by Sarah Sanders at 2 p.m., per updated guidance. Briefing will be off-camera.1 year ago
White House press briefing to be conducted by Sarah Sanders at 2 p.m., per updated guidance. Briefing will be off-camera.
1 year ago
Ethics group says DHS has agreed to hand over Mar-a-Lago visitor records by Sept. 8
1 year ago
[email protected]: With only a very small majority, the Republicans in the House & Senate need more victories next year since Dems totally obstruct, no votes!
1 year ago
Trump blasts Dems and 'a few Republicans' over health bill failure, says 'we will return'
1 year ago
[email protected]: As I have always said, let ObamaCare fail and then come together and do a great healthcare plan. Stay tuned!
1 year ago
[email protected]: We were let down by all of the Democrats and a few Republicans. Most Republicans were loyal, terrific & worked really hard. We will return!
1 year ago
Ryabkov said the diplomatic row with US was "almost, almost" solved. Now he warns the possibili'y of Moscow retaliating is "very, very real"
1 year ago
Senate GOP tries to pick up the pieces on health care as McConnell switches to 2015 bill
Sample of pushback repeal and delay got during the transition. Paul has changed to arguing for clean repeal.1 year ago
Sample of pushback "repeal and delay" got during the transition. Paul has changed to arguing for "clean repeal."
1 year ago
House Republican budget slashes billions in spending, paving path to tax cuts - CNN
1 year ago
[email protected]: "The reason why we’re not at 50 right now is a lot of governors don’t like what we’re doing."
Politico: Trump said the GOP would look like “dopes” if they couldn’t pass their health care bill1 year ago
Politico: Trump said the GOP would look like “dopes” if they couldn’t pass their health care bill
1 year ago
Trump administration to extend Iran's nuclear sanctions relief, but will target more Iranians with non-nuclear sanctions.
1 year ago
[email protected]: Republicans should just REPEAL failing ObamaCare now & work on a new Healthcare Plan that will start from a clean slate. Dems will join in!
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