1 year ago
"At minimum, Donald Trump should immediately release the transcript of the call in question," says @JoeBiden in statement
: Rachel Campos-Duffy has written a wonderful book for children, "Paloma Wants To Be Lady Freedom." She and her husband, Sean Duffy, have done so much for our Country. Buy this book - great for the kids
1 year ago
US arms control undersecretary departing
Dept. of Homeland Security adds white supremacist violence to its list of priority threats in a revised counterterrorism strategy issued Friday
: Trump in July phone call repeatedly pressured Ukraine's President to investigate Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden 's son, urging the foreign leader about 8 times to work with Rudy Giuliani, his personal lawyer
U.S. State Department Spokeswoman: Military Option is On The Table
President Donald Trump says he expects sanctions against Iran will work and a military option would work but it should never be used
US nuclear arsenal "in tippy-top shape," says @POTUS
Australia's prime minister at White House for Trump's 2nd state visit
Another @POTUS quote from the Oval Office session: "Obviously, China is a threat to the world in a sense."
1 year ago
The Global Climate Strike is marching toward the US Capitol building
1 year ago
Hillary Clinton: The president asked a foreign power to help him win an election. Again
Asked to confirm whether the conversation with the foreign leader that led to the whistleblower action was the July 25th phone call with @ZelenskyyUa, @POTUS replies: "I really don't know."
Speaking to reporters in the Oval Office, @POTUS says he doesn't know the identity of the intelligence community whistleblower who he calls a "partisan whistleblower."
All his conversations with foreign leaders are above board, @POTUS tells reporters. Asked if he talked about @JoeBiden with Ukraine leaders, @realDonaldTrump replies: "It doesn't matter what I discussed."
Ukrainian President Zelensky to meet Trump next week: Kyiv
: ..statement. Strange that with so many other people hearing or knowing of the perfectly fine and respectful conversation, that they would not have also come forward. Do you know the reason why they did not Because there was nothing said wrong, it was pitch perfect
: The Radical Left Democrats and their Fake News Media partners, headed up again by Little Adam Schiff, and batting Zero for 21 against me, are at it again. They think I may have had a "dicey" conversation with a certain foreign leader based on a "highly partisan" whistleblowers
: Oh no, really big political news, perhaps the biggest story in years. Part time Mayor of New York City, @BilldeBlasio, who was polling at a solid ZERO but had tremendous room for growth, has shocking dropped out of the Presidential race. NYC is devastated, he's coming home
1 year ago
6 people shot of whom 1 deceased, DC police say. 14th and Columbia NW DC. Multiple shots. Lots of shell cases. Happened in carpark area. Sounds like local fight. A few blocks up from where I live
Multiple people are hurt following a shooting in Northwest D.C., according to a D.C. Fire and EMS spokesman.
: "The U.S. Economy is the envy of the world, as Europe and Asia slide ever toward recession. But the Left is trying to avoid talking about the Trump Economy." @IngrahamAngle The Best Is Yet To Come
: Great news. @MariaBartiromo just renewed her deal with Fox. I don't care how much they paid her, they got a beautiful bargain. Congratulations to both
: Nice meeting with Mark Zuckerberg of @Facebook in the Oval Office today
: Because of my Administration, drug prices are down for the first time in almost 50 years — but the American people need Congress to help. I like Sen. Grassley's drug pricing bill very much, and it's great to see Speaker Pelosi's bill today. Let's get it done in a bipartisan way
This action strengthens public health and security by prioritizing US government efforts "to modernize and improve the production and effectiveness of influenza vaccines to combat the seasonal flu we see every year and to combat potential influenza pandemics," says @PressSec
SecDef Mark Esper calls election security an "enduring mission" for the Pentagon, setting up DoD as a major player in election security for 2020 and beyond
House Armed Services Committee members to receive briefing from DoD/State Dept on Saudi Arabia attacks at 4 pm et today
House approves stopgap measure to fund the federal government through Nov. 21, sending it to the Senate
The first border wall project using the $2.5 billion in re-purposed Pentagon funds which were taken from various Defense Department & military accounts & were redirected into the 284 counter-drug account, broke ground on August 22 according to a Defense Department spokesman
Schiff confirms that the Department of Justice was involved in the decision to withhold the information from Congress. Cannot get an answer from the White House
Schiff says he will be releasing the IG's letters. He is quoting from the letter right
Vaping-related lung illnesses climb to 530 cases, seven deaths as CDC hunts for a cause
President Donald Trump files lawsuit in attempt to block New York prosecutors from getting his tax returns
: Another Fake News story out there - It never ends. Virtually anytime I speak on the phone to a foreign leader, I understand that there may be many people listening from various U.S. agencies, not to mention those from the other country itself. No problem
: ..Knowing all of this, is anybody dumb enough to believe that I would say something inappropriate with a foreign leader while on such a potentially "heavily populated" call. I would only do what is right anyway, and only do good for the USA
Pence has hired Katie Waldman, 27, to be his new press secretary, per NBC. She was a spokesperson for DHS under Nielsen, then comms director for Sen McSally. Also worth noting: Waldman is dating Stephen Miller
A former US intelligence official confirms that the whistleblower complaint was about a Trump phone call.
The whistleblower complaint that has caused rupture between DNI and Congress involves Trump call with foreign leader and a troubling "promise."
: All Polls, and some brand new Polls, show very little support for impeachment. Such a waste of time, especially with sooo much good that could be done, including prescription drug price reduction, healthcare, infrastructure etc
1 year ago
The Acting Director of National Intelligence will testify publicly before the House Intel committee on Sept 26 in relation to the whistleblower complaint received by ODNI. The Intel community inspector general will testify in closed session on Sept 19