Map. History of District Columbia conflict

16 July 2018
8 month ago
[email protected]: So nice being with Republican Senators today. Multiple standing ovations! Most are great people who want big Tax Cuts and success for U.S.
8 month ago
Q: Do you think that President Trump is setting a bad example for the nation's children? Flake: "Yes."
8 month ago
Q: Breitbart says that Trump broke you, how do you respond to that? Flake: (laughs) "I'm still standing."
8 month ago
[email protected]: @POTUS feels that America is winning due to so much progress he's made despite Congress having done "very little"
8 month ago
Flake on CNN: "I don't think that we ought to normalize this kind of behavior We keep waiting for a pivot that simply isn't happening."
8 month ago
[email protected]: "If there was any collusion during the campaigns or with another country, [investigators] should look at the Clintons."
.@PressSec on President Trump's feuds with GOP senators: People didn't elect him to be weak, they elected him to be strong.8 month ago
[email protected] on President Trump's feuds with GOP senators: "People didn't elect him to be weak, they elected him to be strong."
8 month ago
Flake on Trump to CNN: "I can't stay silent when these kinds of norms of civil behavior are flouted. I just think you have to speak up."
8 month ago
"People didn't elect him to be weak, they elected him to be strong," says @PressSec in response to question about his tweeted attacks.
8 month ago
[email protected] welcomes the investigation into the Obama era uranium deal
McConnell on Flake: I'm grateful that the Senator from Arizona will be here for another year and a half.8 month ago
McConnell on Flake: "I'm grateful that the Senator from Arizona will be here for another year and a half."
8 month ago
"We didn't say it's completely fixed," says @PressSec in response to question about the US economy.
8 month ago
@SenBobCorker "doing so much grandstanding," says @PressSec.
8 month ago
John Kelly "doing a great job as chief of staff," no reason for him to apologize, says @PressSec.
8 month ago
[email protected]: "Everyday I think there's an effort to unify.”
8 month ago
Q: Lack of civility in this country right now? @PressSec: "We can always do betterto bring the country together."
8 month ago
[email protected] says @POTUS is “a fighter when he gets hit he’s gonna hit back”
8 month ago
"The family can request to see those remains," says @PressSec on Sgt. Johnson's widow's concern she doesn't know if his body in casket.
8 month ago
[email protected]: History will look at @POTUS as someone who helped defeat ISIS and built economy to strongest point in decades, not petty comments
.@PressSec says whether @SenBobCorker should stay as chair of Foreign Relations Committee is up to @SenateMajLdr, not President Trump8 month ago
[email protected] says whether @SenBobCorker should stay as chair of Foreign Relations Committee is up to @SenateMajLdr, not President Trump
It's always a benefit for the president to speak directly to the American people, says @PressSec in defense of his use of Twitter.8 month ago
"It's always a benefit for the president to speak directly to the American people," says @PressSec in defense of his use of Twitter.
8 month ago
@BobCorker may have voted against JCPOA "but he allowed it to happen," says @PressSec.
8 month ago
[email protected] says @POTUS will be remembered for creating jobs and defeating ISIS
.@PressSec says President Trump wants people who move the ball down the field, says Corker, Flake were not getting things done.8 month ago
[email protected] says President Trump wants people "who move the ball down the field," says Corker, Flake were not getting things done.
8 month ago
"When he gets hit, he's gonna hit back," says @PressSec of Pres Trump's Twitter war of words with @SenBobCorker.
8 month ago
Americans don't care about "some petty comments" by @SenBobCorker and @JeffFlake, adds @PressSec.
8 month ago
@PressSec @POTUS @SenBobCorker "Support is more behind the president than" with @SenBobCorker and @JeffFlake, asserts @PressSec.
8 month ago
Sanders: Based on what Pres has said about @JeffFlake, and lack of support in AZ, his decision not to run again "probably a good move."
8 month ago
@PressSec @POTUS @SenBobCorker trying to get a shot in on the way out the door, says @PressSec.
8 month ago
[email protected] says it’s probably “a good move” for Sen. Jeff Flake to not run again.
.@PressSec: Sen. Flake's decision not to seek reelection probably a good move given lack of support from people of Arizona.8 month ago
[email protected]: Sen. Flake's decision not to seek reelection "probably a good move" given "lack of support" from people of Arizona.
8 month ago
"He's a fighterwhen he gets hit, he's going to hit back," adds @PressSec of @POTUS.
8 month ago
@PressSec "The people of Tennessee and Arizona supported this president."
8 month ago
"I haven't spoken with him directly since the announcement by Senator Flake," replies @PressSec to question on @POTUS react.
8 month ago
"President Trump had a productive meeting" with @GOP senators at the Capitol, says @PressSec opening her briefing.
8 month ago
@MilitaryTimes poll finds US troops believe white nationalism is greater security threat than Syria/Afghanistan
Flake: We were not made great as a country by calling fake things true and true things fake.8 month ago
Flake: "We were not made great as a country by calling fake things true and true things fake."
Flake: Were the shoe on the other foot, would Republicans accept such behavior on display from dominant Democrats? Of course, we wouldn't.8 month ago
Flake: "Were the shoe on the other foot, would Republicans accept such behavior on display from dominant Democrats? Of course, we wouldn't."
GOP Sen. Flake will not stay silent as the norms and values that keep America safe are undermined8 month ago
GOP Sen. Flake will not stay silent as "the norms and values that keep America safe are undermined"
8 month ago
It's "profoundly misguided" to say nothing about behavior of @POTUS, adds @JeffFlake.
8 month ago
Republican @JeffFlake on Senate floor says has an "obligation" to be critical of @POTUS.
Jeff Flake: It is time for our complicity and our accommodation of the unacceptable to end.8 month ago
Jeff Flake: "It is time for our complicity and our accommodation of the unacceptable to end."
Sen. @JeffFlake: We must never regard as normal the regular and casual undermining of our democratic norms and ideals.8 month ago
Sen. @JeffFlake: "We must never regard as normal the regular and casual undermining of our democratic norms and ideals."
8 month ago
[email protected]: “President Donald J. Trump Proclaims October 24, 2017, as United Nations Day” Read more:
8 month ago
Flake: 'I rise today to say, 'Enough!'
Sen. Jeff Flake: There are times when we must risk our careers in favor of our principles. Now is such a time.8 month ago
Sen. Jeff Flake: "There are times when we must risk our careers in favor of our principles. Now is such a time."
8 month ago
Flake: "Here's the bottom line: The path that I would have to travel to get the Republican nomination is a path I'm not willing to take."
8 month ago
Flake: "There may not be a place for a Republican like me in the current Republican climate or the current Republican Party."
8 month ago
Flake: Among Republican primary voters, there's overwhelming support for Trump's positions and "behavior"
Asked about POTUS/Corker, @SenSchumer says Pres Trump ought to stop tweeting and start leading. Says he's making problems worse.8 month ago
Asked about POTUS/Corker, @SenSchumer says Pres Trump "ought to stop tweeting and start leading." Says he's making problems worse.
8 month ago
Bob Corker tells reporters that "tax reform barely came up" in Trump's lunch with Republican senators.
8 month ago
"It was uneventful," @SenBobCorker says of Capitol lunch today with @POTUS.
.@SenateMajLdr on Russian flags thrown as he and Trump arrived for luncheon. You guys were hollering so loud, frankly I didn't even notice8 month ago
[email protected] on Russian flags thrown as he and Trump arrived for luncheon. "You guys were hollering so loud, frankly I didn't even notice"
8 month ago
@SenateMajLdr "A lot of noise. We have a 1st Amendment in this country. Everybody gets to express theirselves."
8 month ago
@SenateMajLdr says he's trying to achieve "the greatest cohesion I can among 52 Republicans."
8 month ago
"We didn't comment on it," @SenateMajLdr says of his chat with @POTUS after man threw Russian flags in their direction.
8 month ago
"We're all on the same page on the issues that I mentioned," @SenateMajLdr replies to Q on @realDonaldTrump vs. @SenBobCorker.
8 month ago
As GOP lunch at the US Capitol ends, President Trump waves to the press but does not take questions.
8 month ago
@RandPaul: On the Senate floor now, speaking about debt and how we handle emergency spending. We should cut waste or other programs to pay for it
The House just held a moment of silence in memory of the lives lost in the CA Fires. Our thoughts and prayers remain with  all of those affected.8 month ago
The House just held a moment of silence in memory of the lives lost in the CA Fires. Our thoughts and prayers remain with all of those affected.
Elijah Cummings wants Oversight Chair Gowdy to subpoena Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder over the Flint water crisis.8 month ago
Elijah Cummings wants Oversight Chair Gowdy to subpoena Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder over the Flint water crisis.
Man who threw Russian flags at @POTUS identified as Ryan Clayton8 month ago
Man who threw Russian flags at @POTUS identified as Ryan Clayton
8 month ago
Protester yells at Trump, throws Russian flags: "This president conspired with agents of the Russian government to steal an election."
8 month ago
[email protected] greeted by apparent protester shouting "TRUMP IS TREASON" and hurled small Russian flags at him as he walked in the Capitol.
Video: Protester posing as journalist throws papers at Trump as he arrives for Senate GOP lunch yelling Trump is treason!8 month ago
Video: Protester posing as journalist throws papers at Trump as he arrives for Senate GOP lunch yelling "Trump is treason!"
8 month ago
Yelling protester detained and removed at US Capitol as President Trump arrives for GOP lunch meeting.
8 month ago
At the Capitol @POTUS has arrived for the policy lunch with @GOP senators. @SenBobCorker said to be attending.
8 month ago
[email protected]: "We must bring back our jobs and rebuild America's cities and towns It's time to take of OUR country."
8 month ago
[email protected]: "We're renegotiating certain trade deals and we started the process for others."
8 month ago
Washington, District of Columbia shooting at 1000 block of Mount Olivet Rd: 1 injured
8 month ago
Washington, District of Columbia shooting at 2500 block of Pomeroy Rd: no casualities
8 month ago
Corker: "You'd think he would aspire to be the President of the United States but that's just not going to be the case, apparently."
8 month ago
Corker on Trump: "I've seen no evolution in an upward way. As a matter of fact, I would say, it appears to me it's almost devolving."
8 month ago
@VP: Our tax-cut plan has the potential to generate sustained economic growth of 3% or higher and spark a "middle class miracle.”
Morning after @PressSec promised to put more things on the record, @WhiteHouse issues an anodyne, long statement on background.8 month ago
Morning after @PressSec promised to put more things on the record, @WhiteHouse issues an anodyne, long statement on background.
House Judiciary, Oversight Committees to review decision-making process at DOJ last year surrounding Hillary Clinton email probe.8 month ago
House Judiciary, Oversight Committees to review decision-making process at DOJ last year surrounding Hillary Clinton email probe.
8 month ago
@VP: As @POTUS has said, we’re calling our plan the American model—that’s pro-growth, pro-jobs, pro-worker, and pro-family.
Corker: Trump must be contained to prevent a world war.8 month ago
Corker: Trump must be contained to prevent a world war.
8 month ago
[email protected]: Stock Market just hit another record high! Jobs looking very good.
8 month ago
[email protected]: The entire World WAS laughing and taking advantage of us. People like liddle' Bob Corker have set the U.S. way back. Now we move forward!
8 month ago
Ryan speaking at a press conference where he's gonna be asked about tweets he'll "have to pretend that I didn't see later."
.@SpeakerRyan says President Trump's feud with Sen Corker won't hurt tax reform efforts, and hopes they can settle disagreements in person.8 month ago
[email protected] says President Trump's feud with Sen Corker won't hurt tax reform efforts, and hopes they can settle disagreements "in person."
8 month ago
[email protected]: Sen. Corker is the incompetent head of the Foreign Relations Committee, and look how poorly the U.S. has done. He doesn't have a clue as..
.@GOPLeader says House will vote to change name of North Korean sanctions legislation to honor Otto Warmbier, who died following captivity.8 month ago
[email protected] says House will vote to change name of North Korean sanctions legislation to honor Otto Warmbier, who died following captivity.
8 month ago
"Everything he said today was absolutely untrue," says @SenBobCorker about @POTUS tweet attacks direct at him.
8 month ago
Corker: We have young people who for the first time are watching a president stating absolute non-truths nonstop.
8 month ago
Corker says he would not support Trump in another election, "he's proven himself unable to rise to the occasion."
8 month ago
President Trump being called a liar in so many words this morning by a Republican senator and a former Acting AG.
8 month ago
@SenBobCorker Corker, chair of the Foreign Relations Committee, also indicates hearings are coming over extent of Trump's "tremendous power."
8 month ago
Corker on Trump: "I think world leaders are very aware that much of what he says is untrue."
8 month ago
Corker on Trump: "Nothing that he said in his tweets today were truthful or accurate."
8 month ago
@SenBobCorker on supporting Trump in the election: "I would not do that againNo way. No way."
8 month ago
Corker: If Trump would "stay out of" Tillerson and Mattis' way, we could "make progress" on important issues
8 month ago
@SenBobCorker unloads on @realDonaldTrump to @mkraju. "The debasement of our nation is what he will be remembered most for."
8 month ago
Corker: "The President has great difficulty with the truth on many issues."
8 month ago
[email protected]: Isn't it sad that lightweight Senator Bob Corker, who couldn't get re-elected in the Great State of Tennessee, will now fight Tax Cuts plus!
8 month ago
[email protected]: "If anyone colluded with any foreign government in last year's election, it was the Clinton campaign."
8 month ago
[email protected]: "We want to make sure that we repeal and replace ObamaCare with something that really addresses a lot of the problems."
8 month ago
[email protected]: "This is a president who wants to be aggressive, wants to take big action."
8 month ago
[email protected]: Corker dropped out of the race in Tennesse when I refused to endorse him, and now is only negative on anything Trump. Look at his record!
8 month ago
[email protected]: Bob Corker, who helped President O give us the bad Iran Deal and couldn't get elected dog catcher in Tennessee, is now fighting Tax Cuts.
8 month ago
Bill Browder: My ESTA (US visa waiver) was restored. I successfully checked into a US flight. Now we need to fix bogus Interpol arrest warrant
8 month ago
Asked for his position on CSR deal, @JohnCornyn responds: “I’m with the president.” I asked where Trump is and Cornyn throws hands in air
8 month ago
@CustomsBorder says Putin critic @Billbrowder is cleared for travel to the US- Browder told @VOANews he cannot travel anywhere
Bannon calls speeches by former President Bush, @SenJohnMcCain more pabble8 month ago
Bannon calls speeches by former President Bush, @SenJohnMcCain "more pabble"
“Every American life is important. Every taxpayer dollar is important” to @POTUS, says former WH chief strategist Steve Bannon8 month ago
“Every American life is important. Every taxpayer dollar is important” to @POTUS, says former WH chief strategist Steve Bannon
Multi-gen US commitment in Afghanistan? “Just not where the American people are…not the way our country was founded and formed per Bannon8 month ago
Multi-gen US commitment in Afghanistan? “Just not where the American people are…not the way our country was founded and formed" per Bannon
“The American people can’t be fooled by this” says former WH chief strategist Steve Bannon of influence campaigns, some aimed at him8 month ago
“The American people can’t be fooled by this” says former WH chief strategist Steve Bannon of influence campaigns, some aimed at him
Steve Bannon calls @nytimes “liberal scholars while taking about Qatar financing of terror8 month ago
Steve Bannon calls @nytimes “liberal scholars" while taking about Qatar financing of terror
“I’m not here as an apologist [for Trump]. I’m just here as a guy who’s a veteran… says Steve Bannon8 month ago
“I’m not here as an apologist [for Trump]. I’m just here as a guy who’s a veteran…" says Steve Bannon
8 month ago
Dunford said US soldiers only went out on patrol in Niger when there is little chance of contact with enemy fighters
8 month ago
Complete contrast with ret Gen, David Petraeus, who said earlier, "In taking action, the US invariably has to leadwe have the assets”
8 month ago
“He looks in the world in a different way… “ Bannon says of @POTUS, describing him as Jackosonian
8 month ago
“It doesn’t have to be America that has to lead here” Steve Bannon says of US role in Middle East
“I don’t think there’s anything that President Trump has done in this administration that makes us look isolationist at all” per Bannon8 month ago
“I don’t think there’s anything that President Trump has done in this administration that makes us look isolationist at all” per Bannon
8 month ago
“It should have put to bed that President Trump was an Islamophobe” per Bannon re Riyadh summit
Gen Dunford says US military personnel in Africa number a little over 6,000 deployed in 53 countries.8 month ago
Gen Dunford says US military personnel in Africa number a little over 6,000 deployed in 53 countries.
8 month ago
“The whole world kind of backed off” when ISIS 1st rose to prominence but caliphate fell after 8 months of @POTUS strategy, says Bannon
On Trump's Behgnazi claim, Gen. Dunford says he sees no utility in comparing this incident to any other incident.8 month ago
On "Trump's Behgnazi" claim, Gen. Dunford says he sees "no utility in comparing this incident to any other incident."
8 month ago
The loss of 4 Americans “makes it a big deal to me,” says Dunford but “not comparing it to any other incident.”
“We’ve, President Trump has accomplished something… Raqqa fell the other day per Bannon8 month ago
“We’ve, President Trump has accomplished something… Raqqa fell the other day" per Bannon
8 month ago
America 1st not isolationist, says former chief strategist Steve Bannon
8 month ago
Recommendations are sometimes made that they might not want to view the remains, explains Gen. Dunford asked about the delicate situation.
8 month ago
“It’s the family’s decision” whether they want to view the remains of their service member who died, says Gen. Dunford.
White House formally withdraws nomination of Tom Marino; he stepped aside last week amid report of role in pushing bill on opioid oversight.8 month ago
White House formally withdraws nomination of Tom Marino; he stepped aside last week amid report of role in pushing bill on opioid oversight.
8 month ago
During earlier talks by Leon Panetta, ret Gen David Petraeus, folks could walk in and out. For Bannon, the doors will be shut-no reentry
Makes me think it was probably a Democratic political operative or Russian intelligence service per @SenTomCotton re Trump dossier8 month ago
"Makes me think it was probably a Democratic political operative or Russian intelligence service" per @SenTomCotton re Trump dossier
Gen. Dunford says White House was notified as soon as we had a soldier that was missing amid Niger ambush.8 month ago
Gen. Dunford says White House was notified "as soon as we had a soldier that was missing" amid Niger ambush.
Gen. Dunford: By the way, I'll stay to answer questions. I'll get to you all.8 month ago
Gen. Dunford: "By the way, I'll stay to answer questions. I'll get to you all."
8 month ago
"This outfit here... Fusion GPS has gone through the greatest lengths possible to try to conceal who paid them" adds Sen. Cotton re dossier
8 month ago
Unknown right now how long it’ll take to conclude the investigation for which the priority is that it be accurate, says Gen. Dunford.
8 month ago
“This area is inherently dangerous” with ISIS and AlQaeda operating there.
8 month ago
“It was planned as a reconnaissance mission,” says Gen. Dunford but adds that might have changed after it began.
8 month ago
@StateDept responds to outrage that @Billbrowder's visa has been revoked-saying the Department of Homeland Security is responsible
8 month ago
The Green Berets had machine guns and small arms for their routine patrol, adds the JCS chairman.
8 month ago
“They did not expect resistance on this particular patrol,” Gen. Dunford says of Niger Ambush.
8 month ago
The reason why US is there is because of threat from ISIS and AlQaeda, adds Gen. Dunford. “Are they taking risks, they are.”
8 month ago
“I think that would be speculation,” replies Gen. Dunford to question whether US special forces taking too many risks in Africa.
8 month ago
“I don’t know how this attack unfolded,” says JCS Chairman Gen. Dunford who explains unit requested support 1 hour after Niger Ambush began.
8 month ago
In Pentagon briefing, Joint Chiefs Chairman tells reporters there are legitimate questions about Niger ambush
8 month ago
Dunford on Niger: "There is a perception that the Department of Defense has not been forthcoming."
Iran gravest threat US faces in Middle East per @SenTomCotton, calling it a cause as much as a nation state8 month ago
Iran "gravest threat" US faces in Middle East per @SenTomCotton, calling it a cause as much as a nation state
“Iran is great about looking for and finding waves and then riding them” per ret Gen. David Petraeus8 month ago
“Iran is great about looking for and finding waves and then riding them” per ret Gen. David Petraeus
8 month ago
Rose, a medic, being honored for voluntarily risking his life on multiple occasions in combat during Vietnam War in 1970.
8 month ago
Bernie Sanders to run for re-election as an independent. He said he'd run in future elections as a Democrat in '15.
Today is awarding by @POTUS of Medal of Honor to Capt. (Ret.) Gary Rose8 month ago
Today is awarding by @POTUS of Medal of Honor to Capt. (Ret.) Gary Rose
8 month ago
[email protected]: "is there anything more invigorating than getting out of Washington?"
US strategy with PR need to aim for trying to be the first with the truth, not with spin says fmr Gen. David Petraeus8 month ago
US strategy with PR need to aim for "trying to be the first with the truth, not with spin" says fmr Gen. David Petraeus
Can destroy the ISIS caliphate, possibly kill Baghdadi, but “not going to be able to put a stake thru the heart of the virtual caliphate”  per ret Gen. David Petraeus8 month ago
Can destroy the ISIS caliphate, possibly kill Baghdadi, but “not going to be able to put a stake thru the heart of the virtual caliphate” per ret Gen. David Petraeus
“Its why we need diplomats frankly, Its why we need to fill the vacancies in the State Dept per Gen. Petraeus8 month ago
“Its why we need diplomats frankly, Its why we need to fill the vacancies in the State Dept" per Gen. Petraeus
“You’re not going to drone strike or Delta Force your way out” of problem with extremists like ISIS alQaida per ret Gen. David Petraeus8 month ago
“You’re not going to drone strike or Delta Force your way out” of problem with extremists like ISIS alQaida per ret Gen. David Petraeus
“We have to take actionwhat happens there does to stay there” Petraeus says of ISIS, Iraq, Syria, adds the US invariably has to lead”8 month ago
“We have to take actionwhat happens there does to stay there” Petraeus says of ISIS, Iraq, Syria, adds "the US invariably has to lead”
.@SenJohnMcCain and @SenatorCardin call on DHS to “expedite an immediate review of the decision to revoke Mr. Browder’s visa.”8 month ago
[email protected] and @SenatorCardin call on DHS to “expedite an immediate review of the decision to revoke Mr. Browder’s visa.”
8 month ago
Pentagon announces Joint Chiefs Chair Gen Joe Dunford to brief reporters at 4pm on "recent military operations in Niger."
8 month ago
[email protected]: A nation ruled by law provides the greatest security for the rights of citizens and the best path to shared and lasting prosperity.
8 month ago
[email protected]: “The United States and Singapore share a profound belief in a society built on a foundation of law.”
8 month ago
Trump just ignored shouted questions about the ambush in Niger, walked out of the Rose Garden.
.@POTUS comments on his upcoming trip to the Philippines for the US @ASEAN Summit.8 month ago
[email protected] comments on his upcoming trip to the Philippines for the US @ASEAN Summit.
No questions taken after @POTUS and @leehsienloong made their respective statements before media in Rose Garden.8 month ago
No questions taken after @POTUS and @leehsienloong made their respective statements before media in Rose Garden.
8 month ago
@POTUS has accepted invitation to visit Singapore, says @leehsienloong.
8 month ago
With the resignation of Rep Tim Murphy R-PA, there are now 433 members of the House (2 vacancies)
8 month ago
[email protected]: “We have a very large trading relationship with Singapore.”
8 month ago
@leehsienloong "Good US-China relations will benefit the region and the world."
PM Lee says pressure necessary on North Korea, but so is dialogue. Urges US to work with others to resolve the standoff with North Korea.8 month ago
PM Lee says pressure necessary on North Korea, "but so is dialogue." Urges US to work with others to resolve the standoff with North Korea.
8 month ago
"We strongly oppose the nuclearization of the Korean peninsula," says @leehsienloong. "We condemn the DPRK's dangerous provocations."
8 month ago
"Pressure is necessary, but so is dialogue," adds @leehsienloong
Singapore's Lee: On a per capita basis, we must be one of the highest-buying American customers in the world.8 month ago
Singapore's Lee: "On a per capita basis, we must be one of the highest-buying American customers in the world."
US and Singapore today reaffirmed their robust and enduring partnership, says @leehsienloong.8 month ago
US and Singapore today reaffirmed their "robust and enduring partnership," says @leehsienloong.
8 month ago
@POTUS tells @leehsienloong he looks forward to continuing discussions at US-ASEAN summit in the Philippines.
8 month ago
@POTUS "We are fortunate to have such a wonderful and loyal partner."
8 month ago
Singapore was 1st SE Asian nation to join coalition to fight ISIS. "That was very far thinking," says @POTUS.
Pres Trump hails Singapore for sharing the unwavering commitment to countering the North Korean threat.8 month ago
Pres Trump hails Singapore for sharing the "unwavering commitment to countering the North Korean threat."
Our common values and interests have led to a vital security relationship, @POTUS says of Singapore.8 month ago
"Our common values and interests have led to a vital security relationship," @POTUS says of Singapore.
8 month ago
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan: Right now, we face an historic choice between an America in decline and an America that meets its full potential.
.@SenateMajLdr: @POTUS is not getting nearly enough credit for the work he is doing to reshape our courts and commissions.8 month ago
[email protected]: @POTUS is not getting nearly enough credit for the work he is doing to reshape our courts and commissions.
Pence honored 241 US service members who were killed in the 1983 Marine barracks bombing in Beirut.8 month ago
Pence honored 241 US service members who were killed in the 1983 Marine barracks bombing in Beirut.
8 month ago
@RandPaul: You know you are in too many wars in too many places when even warmonger Lindsay Graham can’t keep track anymore
.@VP on four US soldiers killed in Niger ambush, one of whom has become subject of Trump feud: We grieve with their families.8 month ago
[email protected] on four US soldiers killed in Niger ambush, one of whom has become subject of Trump feud: "We grieve with their families."
Boeing says the Singapore deal will support 70,000 jobs. Pres Trump wanted assurance they are US jobs otherwise we cancel the order.8 month ago
Boeing says the Singapore deal will support 70,000 jobs. Pres Trump wanted assurance they are US jobs "otherwise we cancel the order."
8 month ago
Former SecDef Leon Panetta says change in US will not come from top down - must come from the bottom up
President Trump and PM Lee look on as execs from @BoeingAirplanes and  @SingaporeAir sign $13.8-billion deal for purchase of 20 777s and 19 787s8 month ago
President Trump and PM Lee look on as execs from @BoeingAirplanes and @SingaporeAir sign $13.8-billion deal for purchase of 20 777s and 19 787s
8 month ago
“Never seen Washington as dysfunctional as it is today” per Panetta. US “only survive if our democracy is able to find consensus and compromise”
McCain is asked if he's afraid of Trump. He laughs for about 15 straight second.8 month ago
McCain is asked if he's afraid of Trump. He laughs for about 15 straight second.
8 month ago
At home, divisiveness in Washingotn "real concern" says former SecDef Leon Panetta, adding "I've seen Washington work"
8 month ago
“You cannot just hope that at some point they’ll be nice guys" fmr SecDef Panetta says of Russia
8 month ago
“It means drawing lines… and then you have to stick to those lines” warns Panetta re Russia, adds right now @POTUS doing “Not so good"
As for Putin Moscow, US facing “new chapter of the Cold War with Russia” per former SecDef Leon Panetta8 month ago
As for Putin Moscow, US facing “new chapter of the Cold War with Russia” per former SecDef Leon Panetta
8 month ago
“I don’t think the United States can write off Syria…have to be a force there” and not surrender it to Iran Russia adds fmr SecDef Panetta
8 month ago
“We left Iraq and it crated a vacuum" per fmr SecDef Leon Panetta “If we’re not there, make no mistake about it, Iran will be there”
8 month ago
Panetta says such a coalition shud include Israel and moderate Arab countries with jt forces “to go after terrorist pockets" plus stability ops
“We have to develop a coalition, a Middle East coalition. Not only to deal with ISIS but to deal with containing Iran at the same time” - Panetta8 month ago
“We have to develop a coalition, a Middle East coalition. Not only to deal with ISIS but to deal with containing Iran at the same time” - Panetta
8 month ago
US Secretary of State Tillerson has arrived in Baghdad, to meet Iraq Prime Min. @HaiderAlAbadi and President Masum.
8 month ago
“We ought to continue to enforce that agreement” per Panetta “Worst thing you can do is break your word," have Iran say why trust US?
8 month ago
“Far better to lower the volume of rhetoric,” focus on capacity in the region and sanctions vs DPRK, says former SecDef Panetta
“Because of the rhetoric the tension has risen a great deal and with that tension is the concern abt a miscalculation or a mistake per Panetta DPRK8 month ago
“Because of the rhetoric the tension has risen a great deal and with that tension is the concern abt a miscalculation or a mistake" per Panetta DPRK
On DPRK, US needs policy of containment and deterrent…but somehow that noose of detainment and deterrence needs to be tightened -Panetta8 month ago
On DPRK, US needs "policy of containment and deterrent…but somehow that noose of detainment and deterrence needs to be tightened" -Panetta
Chatting, Pres Trump and PM Lee heard to say they'll both be at the APEC Summit in Vietnam in Nov and ASEAN Summit in the Philippines.8 month ago
Chatting, Pres Trump and PM Lee heard to say they'll both be at the APEC Summit in Vietnam in Nov and ASEAN Summit in the Philippines.
McCain doesn't say Trump's a draft dodger, but calls it disgraceful the system allowed wealthy to avoid service.8 month ago
McCain doesn't say Trump's a "draft dodger," but calls it "disgraceful" the system allowed wealthy to avoid service.
Protesters interrupt Panetta at @HudsonInstitute eventescorted out by security Panetta cracks, Welcome to a congressional hearing…”8 month ago
Protesters interrupt Panetta at @HudsonInstitute eventescorted out by security Panetta cracks, "Welcome to a congressional hearing…”
President welcomes PM Lee to Oval Office. Says US-Singapore relationship never closer than now. Hails Singapore deal to buy @BoeingAirplanes.8 month ago
President welcomes PM Lee to Oval Office. Says US-Singapore relationship "never closer than now." Hails Singapore deal to buy @BoeingAirplanes.
“We’re living in a world where there are a huge number of flashpointsdemands very strong US leadership- former SecDef Leon Panetta8 month ago
“We’re living in a world where there are a huge number of flashpointsdemands very strong US leadership"- former SecDef Leon Panetta
8 month ago
[email protected] was asked about timing of Fed chair choice: "very very close," he said.
8 month ago
"We look forward to hearing your message" in Asia @leehsienloong tells @POTUS.
8 month ago
@POTUS: Singapore will be buying "billions of dollars" worth of @BoeingAirplanes.
8 month ago
In Oval Office with @leehsienloong, @POTUS tells him "I'll be at both," referring to @APEC and @ASEAN summits.
President Trump waits at West Wing Portico to greet PM Lee and escort him to the Oval Office.8 month ago
President Trump waits at West Wing Portico to greet PM Lee and escort him to the Oval Office.
Military honor guard in place for WH arrival of Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong of Singapore.8 month ago
Military honor guard in place for WH arrival of Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong of Singapore.
Statement by @DHSgov spox Dave Lapan on Indonesia's armed forces commander being denied entry to the US:8 month ago
Statement by @DHSgov spox Dave Lapan on Indonesia's armed forces commander being denied entry to the US:
Department of State:Today, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson met with Afghanistan's President @AshrafGhani.8 month ago
Department of State:Today, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson met with Afghanistan's President @AshrafGhani.
.@SenJohnMcCain on people questioning Barack Obama's religion, birthplace: You can't let that go. You just got to do what's right.8 month ago
[email protected] on people questioning Barack Obama's religion, birthplace: "You can't let that go. You just got to do what's right."
Department of State:Sec. Tillerson on Afghanistan: @POTUS has made it clear that we’re here to stay until we can secure a process of reconciliation and peace.8 month ago
Department of State:Sec. Tillerson on Afghanistan: @POTUS has made it clear that we’re here to stay until we can secure a process of reconciliation and peace.
Awaiting arrival of Singapore PM @leehsienloong.8 month ago
Awaiting arrival of Singapore PM @leehsienloong.
8 month ago
@VP: Today, and every day, we can take comfort in the knowledge that God above was, and is, and ever will be, Semper Fidelis.
Readout issued by @WhiteHouse of congratulatory call from @POTUS to Japan PM @AbeShinzo.8 month ago
Readout issued by @WhiteHouse of congratulatory call from @POTUS to Japan PM @AbeShinzo.
8 month ago
@VP: We renew our pledge that their sacrifice will not have been in vain—and resolve that we’ll drive the cancer of terrorism from earth’s face.
8 month ago
@VP: Today, thanks to the courage of our Armed Forces and the resolve of their Commander-in-Chief @POTUS Trump, ISIS is on the run.
8 month ago
There’s a place for Taliban in Afghanistan government if they’re ready to renounce terrorism and violence, adds Tillerson.
8 month ago
@VP: Even today, we grieve the loss of four American heroes who fell in Niger earlier this month, and we honor their service and sacrifice.
8 month ago
VP says Iran aided and abetted the Beirut bombers, and US serving notice it wont tolerated Iran's support of terrorism.
8 month ago
Tillerson at Bagram base says "we’re as concerned about the future stability of Pakistan as we are in many respects here in Afghanistan."
8 month ago
US has made "very specific requests of Pakistan" to take action to undermine support Taliban receives, says Secretary Tillerson.
8 month ago
@VP: This brutal act was perpetrated by Hezbollah, and under @POTUS Trump, we’ve redoubled our commitment to cripple Hezbollah’s terrorist network.
8 month ago
VP Pence says that under President Trump, the US Armed Forces "will have the support they need to confront our enemy and win."
8 month ago
[email protected] says the truck bombing of the Marine Barracks in Beirut in 1983 was "the opening salvo of the Global War on Terrorism."
[Donald Trump] had a doctor's note that said he had bone spurs—  @SenJohnMcCain: I think more than once, yes.8 month ago
"[Donald Trump] had a doctor's note that said he had bone spurs—" @SenJohnMcCain: "I think more than once, yes."
8 month ago
@VP: Thirty-four years ago today, America was thrust into a war, with an enemy unlike any we had ever faced.
.@SenJohnMcCain on @TheView: Next time you're trying to do the Lord's work in the city of Satan, go over to the Vietnam War Memorial.8 month ago
[email protected] on @TheView: "Next time you're trying to do the Lord's work in the city of Satan, go over to the Vietnam War Memorial."
.@SenJohnMcCain to @TheView: We should not be fighting about a brave American who lost his life serving his country.8 month ago
[email protected] to @TheView: "We should not be fighting about a brave American who lost his life serving his country."
.@SenJohnMcCain to @TheView: We should all thank God for every minute, because we are blessed.8 month ago
[email protected] to @TheView: "We should all thank God for every minute, because we are blessed."
.@SenJohnMcCain to @TheView: You've done a great job all these 75 years.8 month ago
[email protected] to @TheView: "You've done a great job all these 75 years."
8 month ago
Rep. Alma Adams defends Rep. Frederica Wilson: John Kelly "owes her an apology".
8 month ago
Mrs Trump will also visit a middle school cafeteria on behalf of "No One Eats Alone," a program to end social isolation of some students.
8 month ago
[email protected] and @BetsyDeVosED today visiting Michigan school to speak out against bullying and promote respect and kindness among students.
8 month ago
No plans to ask former Pres Carter to try to resolve crisis with North Korea. But Sr WH official says NSA McMaster has spoken to Carter.
8 month ago
[email protected] may play golf with PM Abe when in Japan next month. "They're both golf fanatics," says Sr WH Official. "He's definitely open to it."
8 month ago
World faces a “much darker era” if it fails to resolve the nuclear and ballistic missile threat from DPRK, adds the @WhiteHouse official.
8 month ago
@POTUS "will always speak frankly about our views on human rights" replies sr. @WhiteHouse official when asked about bilat with Duterte.
8 month ago
Nothing confirmed on a possible @POTUS-Putin meeting on sidelines @APEC summit in Danang, Vietnam.
8 month ago
Diplomacy remains "best hope for achieving a peaceful resolution," according to senior @WhiteHouse official.
8 month ago
WH official says no plans for Pres Trump to visit the DMZ while in South Korea next month. Says security not a factor in the decision.
8 month ago
"There's nothing planned" for Jimmy Carter to go to DPRK, says sr. @WhiteHouse official.
8 month ago
@WhiteHouse: "We're open to having conversations with anyone who has idea" on "resolution of this terrible crisis," the official adds.
8 month ago
"At every turn the US has been cheated, the world has been tricked" by DPRK, according to sr. @WhiteHouse official briefing reporters.
8 month ago
"I don't think it sends any message either way" whether or not @POTUS visits DMZ, according to senior @WhiteHouse official.
8 month ago
"Certainly the US will have a delegation" at East Asia Summit in Manila on Nov. 14 but unclear if @POTUS will attend, says the sr. official.
8 month ago
"You've received a mandate," @POTUS told @AbeShinzo, adds senior official here.
8 month ago
@POTUS "had a great phone call last night with Prime Minister Abe to congratulate him on his big win," according to @WhiteHouse official.
8 month ago
"Security is not a concern," on whether @POTUS will visit DMZ.
8 month ago
"Most likely" POTUS will go to Camp Humphries in ROK.
8 month ago
Travels next month by @POTUS to China and ROK "will be state visits," according a senior @WhiteHouse official.
8 month ago
[email protected] on @POTUS: His two major priorities are to make sure that this tax cut benefits middle class and to reduce corporate tax rate
8 month ago
[email protected] on @POTUS: “He’s here to help Americans…The president will not give up on health care reform.” @foxandfriends
8 month ago
Trump calls conversation with fallen soldier's widow "respectful," says he didn't forget service member's name.
8 month ago
[email protected]: I had a very respectful conversation with the widow of Sgt. La David Johnson, and spoke his name from beginning, without hesitation!
8 month ago
McCain blasts Vietnam War 'bone spur' deferments in apparent swipe at Trump
8 month ago
Trump says nobody asked him to participate in Russia probe interview - reports
8 month ago
[email protected]: Two dozen NFL players continue to kneel during the National Anthem, showing total disrespect to our Flag and Country. No leadership in NFL!
8 month ago
[email protected]: There will be NO change to your 401(k). This has always been a great and popular middle class tax break that works, and it stays!
8 month ago
[email protected]: "I don't think we'll use a fifth bracket."
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