Map. History of District Columbia conflict

17 August 2018
8 month ago
Trump says he's possibly done more in his first 10 months in office than FDR, Truman, or Washington.
The President is headed back to the White House.8 month ago
The President is headed back to the White House.
8 month ago
Per pool: “As we traveled along, the number of anti-Trump protesters increased. Some of the signs spotted read: “President Trump is fake news," “Go Away and don't come back," “Mr. Mueller is coming for your orange ass," Real news, fake Trump," “Resign," “Clueless" and “Phony.""
8 month ago
[email protected]: Since the first day I took office, all you hear is the phony Democrat excuse for losing the election, Russia, Russia,Russia. Despite this I have the economy booming and have possibly done more than any 10 month President. MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN!
.@SebGorka on North Korea: We'll see if China is serious about reigning in it's crazy neighbor.8 month ago
[email protected] on North Korea: "We'll see if China is serious about reigning in it's crazy neighbor."
70% of Americans — with majorities in both parties — think that Puerto Rico is not getting the help it needs in the wake of Hurricane Maria's destruction, according to a new poll8 month ago
70% of Americans — with majorities in both parties — think that Puerto Rico is not getting the help it needs in the wake of Hurricane Maria's destruction, according to a new poll
.@RepDeSantis: We should not have any taxpayer dollars going to bail out misconduct by members of Congress.8 month ago
[email protected]: "We should not have any taxpayer dollars going to bail out misconduct by members of Congress."
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will deliver remarks on "The U.S. and Europe: Strengthening Western Alliances" at @TheWilsonCenter at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, November 28, 2017.
8 month ago
The DOJ has opened an investigation into the use of race in Harvard University's admissions practices.
8 month ago
@SenFeinstein: Sen Dianne Feinstein:It's pretty clear who is a priority in the Senate Republicans tax bill.
8 month ago
After 4 hrs 25 mins at his golf club, Trump back at Mar-a-Lago. He and the family head back to DC later in the day.
8 month ago
New Star Tribune interview with Al Franken: “I'm embarrassed and ashamed. I've let a lot of people down and I'm hoping I can make it up to them and gradually regain their trust."
Ret. Adm. Michael Mullen says it was a sad moment when White House Chief of Staff John Kelly showed he'll support President Trump no matter what.8 month ago
Ret. Adm. Michael Mullen says it was a "sad moment" when White House Chief of Staff John Kelly showed he'll support President Trump "no matter what."
.@WhiteHouseCEA's Kevin Hassett on economic growth: We are going into next year with momentum.8 month ago
[email protected]'s Kevin Hassett on economic growth: "We are going into next year with momentum."
8 month ago
@LindseyGrahamSC says he will 'push' @realDonaldTrump on Russia sanctions
8 month ago
[email protected] tells @DanaBashCNN on taxes: 'failure is not an option'
.@RepJimRenacci on tax reform: This is about Americans barely getting by,  and yet we've got senators saying 'I don't like this.'8 month ago
[email protected] on tax reform: "This is about Americans barely getting by, and yet we've got senators saying 'I don't like this.'"
8 month ago
@SenGillibrand: Here’s how we make change: Put more women in leadership, from the U.S. military, to boardrooms, to Congress.
8 month ago
@PreetBharara tells @DanaBashCNN that Flynn is likely talking deal with Mueller
8 month ago
@LindseyGrahamSC says @realDonaldTrump is throwing Roy Moore a lifeline
8 month ago
Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham on passing tax reform: "I think we'll get there"
@RepJohnConyers has announced he will be stepping aside as a ranking member of the House Judiciary Committee over the investigation into allegations of sexual misconduct.
8 month ago
Nancy Pelosi says Rep. John Conyers "is an icon in our country," but she refused to criticize the Michigan Democrat who has been accused of sexual harassment
@NancyPelosi: Zero tolerance means consequences. I have asked for an ethics investigation, and as that investigation continues, @RepJohnConyers has agreed to step aside as Ranking Member. No matter how great an individual’s legacy, it is not a license for harassment.8 month ago
@NancyPelosi: Zero tolerance means consequences. I have asked for an ethics investigation, and as that investigation continues, @RepJohnConyers has agreed to step aside as Ranking Member. No matter how great an individual’s legacy, it is not a license for harassment.
8 month ago
Washington, District of Columbia shooting at 1300 block of Connecticut Ave NW: 1 injured
[email protected]: "I hope that when this is all over, we learn truly what happened last year."
8 month ago
Sen. Lindsey Graham bemoans President Trump's support for Alabama Senate Republican candidate Roy Moore, calling the move a lose-lose situation
US Department of State: United States notes conclusion of Syrian Opposition Conference in Riyadh and congratulates new Negotiating Committee as they prepare to embark on discussions towards political solution to the conflict.8 month ago
US Department of State: United States notes conclusion of Syrian Opposition Conference in Riyadh and congratulates new Negotiating Committee as they prepare to embark on discussions towards political solution to the conflict.
[email protected]: "[@HillaryClinton] would've made a far better president than Donald Trump."
Sen. Portman says Congress should make the past harassment settlements public. Also avoids questions on whether he believes Trump’s accusers
.@donnabrazile on @HillaryClinton's campaign: Had I run her campaign, I would have ran it differently.8 month ago
[email protected] on @HillaryClinton's campaign: "Had I run her campaign, I would have ran it differently."
.@donnabrazile: Secretary Clinton was called things in 2016 that no American should have been called.8 month ago
[email protected]: "Secretary Clinton was called things in 2016 that no American should have been called."
.@RepLeeZeldin: Close to half of my district itemizes and uses the state and local tax deduction.8 month ago
[email protected]: "Close to half of my district itemizes and uses the state and local tax deduction."
.@RepPeteKing: A tax cut should be a tax cut for everyone.8 month ago
[email protected]: "A tax cut should be a tax cut for everyone."
.@SusanPage: Gridlock that has affected Washington has not affected state capitals and the Republicans who have made big gains here. That shows the importance of the mid-terms next year, not just for Congress but also for state legislators8 month ago
[email protected]: Gridlock that has affected Washington has not affected state capitals and the Republicans who have made big gains here. That shows the importance of the mid-terms next year, not just for Congress but also for state legislators
.@RepKevinBrady: I predict we will have a new tax code for the new year.8 month ago
[email protected]: "I predict we will have a new tax code for the new year."
8 month ago
[email protected] says Dec. 12 ALSen election between Roy Moore and Doug Jones will be a test of "personal versus political". Will Moore allegations change traditional political ties?
.@RepPeteKing: New York gets $48 billion LESS from the federal government than it pays in.8 month ago
[email protected]: "New York gets $48 billion LESS from the federal government than it pays in."
.@RepPeteKing: I as much as anyone wanted to vote for across-the-board tax cuts but not at the expense of a whole region of the country.8 month ago
[email protected]: "I as much as anyone wanted to vote for across-the-board tax cuts but not at the expense of a whole region of the country."
8 month ago
Last day of his Florida holiday, Pres Trump back at one of his eponymous golf clubs. 5th day in a row. No photo op for the press pool, dropped off across-the-street at public library.
8 month ago
[email protected]: "We can to provide tax relief for all Americans regardless of where they live."
.@RepKevinBrady: I'm really encouraged by how pro-growth both these tax reform plans are.8 month ago
[email protected]: "I'm really encouraged by how pro-growth both these tax reform plans are."
8 month ago
[email protected] on @CFPB director controversy: I expect @MickMulvaneyOMB to be on the job and calling the shots. Ideally @POTUS will nominate someone soon and we’ll process as quickly as possible in the Senate.
8 month ago
[email protected] on @CFPB director controversy: I think @MickMulvaneyOMB will be in charge, ultimately this may end up in court. CFPB was created with little transparency and is an agency that needs to be reformed.
8 month ago
[email protected] on Dems demanding DACA fix in spending bill: I don’t think it should be in this bill, this should be about funding the government.
8 month ago
[email protected] on avoiding a gov't shutdown: Ultimately we need a bill that addresses disaster assistance and some other things… I think the president is bringing the leadership to the House and Senate to be able to do that.
8 month ago
[email protected] on Senate tax plan adding to national debt: We believe that with reasonable amount of economic growth, debt number is wiped out. We should not settle for 2% growth in economy… even if we get to 2.2% or 2.3%, we cover the cost of this bill.
8 month ago
[email protected] on potential gov’t shutdown: We need to pass a long-term spending bill… We shouldn’t have any discussion about shutting down the government.
8 month ago
[email protected] on tax reform’s fate in the Senate: I believe it will passour goal is to deliver important tax relief to middle income families…takes time to get to finish line but I think we’ll get to the president.
8 month ago
[email protected] on @POTUS’ siding with Roy Moore: The president can speak for himself, as far as I’m concerned, the president can use his influence and do what he can to get Moore to step aside.
8 month ago
"It's very important and urgent that we get him out of office," says Democratic mega donor Tom Steyer after funding $20 million ad campaign calling for Trump's impeachment
8 month ago
Per pool, Trump arrived at Trump International Golf Club in West Palm Beach at 9:33AM. This is his 81st day at a golf club, 103rd day at a Trump property as president.
8 month ago
[email protected] on Roy Moore: If Moore wins, there will immediately be an ethics investigation and he will be working under a cloud, he is a distraction. Ultimately the decision is up to the people of Alabama.
8 month ago
Secretary Tillerson: This year's Global Entrepreneurship Summit is a clear example of how President Trump and India’s Prime Minister Modi are promoting innovation and expanding job opportunities.
8 month ago
[email protected] on @POTUS siding with Roy Moore and his Sunday morning tweet: I would like to see the president come out and do what we’ve done, saying Moore should step aside.
8 month ago
As Congress returns, lawmakers face a busy week with an expected Senate vote on tax bill, a visit from President Trump and continued headlines over allegations of sexual assault
8 month ago
[email protected] on process to report sexual harassment in Congress: “I think it was a system set up in 1995 to protect the harasser, this is not a victim friendly process."
8 month ago
Adm. Mike Mullen: 'The use of Nuclear weapons is much more likely than it used to be and that scares me to death quite frankly.'
8 month ago
Democratic mega-donor Tom Steyer on criticism of his Trump impeachment campaign: "What we're doing is providing a venue for Americans to add their voice together" in Washington.
8 month ago
[email protected]: I endorsed Luther Strange in the Alabama Primary. He shot way up in the polls but it wasn’t enough. Can’t let Schumer/Pelosi win this race. Liberal Jones would be BAD!
8 month ago
Sen. Graham urges the Trump administration to impose Russia sanctions: “If you don’t you’re creating a problem for yourself at the time we need to focus on solving problems”
8 month ago
[email protected] says @realDonaldTrump won’t be the first president to fail the test of leadership and unfortunately won’t be the last.
8 month ago
[email protected] on @realDonaldTrump: We could endlessly analyze Donald Trump, what I focus on is how someone behaves.
[email protected]: Men have known this is going on and too often they look the other way. The problem is men can still respect men with this behavior… What earns respect is decency and respect for others.
8 month ago
[email protected] on exposing sexual harassment: It’s not easy. Women have been coming forward for decades… it’s the men’s turn now.
8 month ago
[email protected] on if she has been sexually harassed: Of course I was. Every woman I know was… All women are not victims. But the power of men over women has been with us for a long time and we all know it.
8 month ago
[email protected] on what men need to do to prevent the continuation of sexual harassment against women: Men need to decide ‘I’m not going to respect a man that disrespects women’.
8 month ago
“Al Franken has acknowledged what he did was wrong,” says Sen. Dick Durbin after @DanaBashCNN asks if Sen. Al Franken should resign after multiple groping allegations.
8 month ago
[email protected] on how to prevent sexual harassment: Most hopeful thing would be for Congress to change its own processes and procedures…process needs to change, that would actually help.
8 month ago
[email protected] on sexual harassment: When are we going to stop tolerating this behavior and respecting the men that do it.
8 month ago
[email protected] on Sen Franken and Rep Conyers groping accusations: I think what we all need to think about is in all these cases, people know. You can’t tell me people didn’t know what was going on.
8 month ago
[email protected] on @POTUS’ denial of sexual harassment allegations against Roy Moore: Donald Trump cares about a vote in the Senate—no more no less.
Sen. Tim Scott on Roy Moore: I want to be on the side of right when history writes this story.  @MarthaRaddatz: Is President Trump on the side of wrong?   Scott: The president will have to make his own decisions on where he thinks he is and why he's there.8 month ago
Sen. Tim Scott on Roy Moore: "I want to be on the side of right when history writes this story." @MarthaRaddatz: Is President Trump on the side of wrong? Scott: "The president will have to make his own decisions on where he thinks he is and why he's there."
8 month ago
[email protected] on sexual harassment accusations against Roy Moore: That’s politics…this is all about politics. This has been going on in politics for a very long time.
8 month ago
Trump, the leader of the GOP, doubles down on his support for Roy Moore, despite continuing allegations of sexual misconduct with teenage girls.
8 month ago
Will tax bill pass by Christmas? "I do believe in prayer," Sen. Scott says
Asked if President Trump's comments on Roy Moore compromise his moral authority, Sen. Scott says, I don't think so8 month ago
Asked if President Trump's comments on Roy Moore compromise his moral authority, Sen. Scott says, "I don't think so"
.@CarlyFiorina on President Trump siding with @MooreSenate : “Well that's politics isn't it Chris…that's why when politicians talk about this it doesn’t have a lot of credibility…Donald Trump cares about a vote in the Senate, no more no less.8 month ago
[email protected] on President Trump siding with @MooreSenate : “Well that's politics isn't it Chris…that's why when politicians talk about this it doesn’t have a lot of credibility…Donald Trump cares about a vote in the Senate, no more no less.
8 month ago
Sen. Lindsey Graham on Roy Moore: "If he wins we get the baggage of him winning and it becomes a story everyday about whether or not you believe the women"
8 month ago
[email protected] on whether she will suspend Rep. Conyers or ask him to step down as ranking member of Judiciary, tells me "I'm not sharing that with you right now"
8 month ago
GOP Sen. Lindsey Graham: "I think most Americans want to give Dream Act kids a more certain life"
Are Republicans going to have the votes on the tax bill? Sen. Lindsey Graham: “The economy needs the tax cut and the Republican Party needs to deliver. So I think we’ll get there”
8 month ago
Graham tells @danabashCNN that this is his message for Trump: "If you think winning with Roy Moore is going to be easy for the Republican Party, you're mistaken."
.@SenatorTimScott: “It is pretty clear to me that the best thing that Roy Moore can do for the country is to move on.8 month ago
[email protected]: “It is pretty clear to me that the best thing that Roy Moore can do for the country is to move on."
8 month ago
[email protected]: The last thing we need in Alabama and the U.S. Senate is a Schumer/Pelosi puppet who is WEAK on Crime, WEAK on the Border, Bad for our Military and our great Vets, Bad for our 2nd Amendment, AND WANTS TO RAISES TAXES TO THE SKY. Jones would be a disaster!
Washington: Massachusetts Avenue still closed between 18th and Dupont Circle after overnight shooting. Six people shot in 11 hour span this weekend
8 month ago
[email protected]: [email protected] is MUCH more important in the United States than CNN, but outside of the U.S., CNN International is still a major source of (Fake) news, and they represent our Nation to the WORLD very poorly. The outside world does not see the truth from them!
8 month ago
In meetings with top DOJ officials about terrorist suspects, Jeff Sessions asks: Where is the person from? When officials tell him a suspect was born and lives in the U.S., he typically has a follow-up: To what country does his family trace its lineage?
"Instead of unifying and trying to calm the storm, [President Trump] is creating it." NBA coach Steve Kerr
.@MickMulvaneyOMB: The debt is a priority right now. That's why the tax policies are important right now. We need that growth.8 month ago
[email protected]: "The debt is a priority right now. That's why the tax policies are important right now. We need that growth."
8 month ago
@SenGillibrand: Sexual harassment is not confined to any one industry or any one person, it’s prevalent across society—and it’s our obligation to confront it, change the climate, and hold people accountable.
8 month ago
[email protected]: The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, or CFPB, has been a total disaster as run by the previous Administrations pick. Financial Institutions have been devastated and unable to properly serve the public. We will bring it back to life!
8 month ago
George H.W. Bush today became the longest-living president in U.S. history.
En route Mar-a-Lago from the golf course, according to pool reporters, "a man in a red van attempted to cut into the (Presidential) motorcade. Local law enforcement pulled over the vehicle, where the driver made obscene gestures and screamed several expletives."
8 month ago
@SenWarren: If @realDonaldTrump believes he is acting legally by ignoring Dodd-Frank, he should go to court and seek a judgment right away to settle this @CFPB dispute.
8 month ago
@SenWarren: By ignoring Dodd-Frank and naming his own acting @CFPB Director, @realDonaldTrump is causing chaos and market uncertainty. So I agree with Rich Cordray: this needs to be decided in the courts.
8 month ago
@SenWarren: Bank lawyer Alan Kaplinsky and I often disagree. But we agree that there is an "enormous cloud of uncertainty" over @realDonaldTrump naming Mulvaney acting @CFPB Director.
8 month ago
Bloomberg: The Trump campaign has stopped paying legal bills for Don Jr. and is setting up a legal defense fund to cover the costs for him and other campaign staffers related to the Russia probe.
Per pool, Trump left Trump National Golf Club in West Palm Beach at 1:52PM after 5 hours and 57 minutes.
.@RepLeeZeldin: The House has passed hundreds of bills this year. The Senate, fortunately, has passed dozens of them.8 month ago
[email protected]: "The House has passed hundreds of bills this year. The Senate, fortunately, has passed dozens of them."
Sen. Chris Coons gave Sessions 2 weeks to explain why U.S. Attorney Dana Boente was forced to resign. He didn’t. Coons is now demanding answers.8 month ago
Sen. Chris Coons gave Sessions 2 weeks to explain why U.S. Attorney Dana Boente was forced to resign. He didn’t. Coons is now demanding answers.
House GOP tax bill ‘littered’ with loopholes for Wall St.’s wealthiest: —Hedge fund investors could take advantage of lower tax rate —Private equity fund managers could sidestep tax on earnings —Descendants of wealthy could avoid income taxes in perpetuity
Kelly has been heard by several Trump advisers to say he wants Kushner and Ivanka out of the WH. He denied it in an interview
Since Mueller was appointed, more people and firms have either filed or amended registrations that make public their work on behalf of foreign interests than had done so over the same time period in each of at least the past 20 years.
[email protected]: "[The word racism] is just now a tennis ball the left uses to knock back and forth."
[email protected]: We are about everyone in this country seeing tax relief… No matter who you are in this country, whether you’re a single mom or a small business owner — we want to give you tax relief.
8 month ago
Rep. Kathleen Rice says congressional ethics committee's accountability is "not real"
.@EdFeulner on getting tax reform done: We're going to have at least 80% of what we want.8 month ago
[email protected] on getting tax reform done: "We're going to have at least 80% of what we want."
US Department of State: Violence against women and girls undermines global peace and security. As Secretary Tillerson said, @StateDept will continue to work to end violence against women and girls globally.
A lawsuit by Jeff Flake's son says Joe Arpaio trumped up charges against him to hurt his father.
8 month ago
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan: For every single taxpayer in America, the standard deduction will nearly double: $12,000 for an individual and $24,000 for a couple filing jointly.
8 month ago
Washington, District of Columbia shooting at 2700 Block of Langston Pl SE: no casualities
.@KellyannePolls on tax reform plan: We also look at this as a pay raise and a job security bill.8 month ago
[email protected] on tax reform plan: "We also look at this as a pay raise and a job security bill."
US “strongly condemns the release of Lashkar-e-Tayyiba (LeT) leader Hafiz Saeed from house arrest in Pakistan and calls for his immediate re-arrest and prosecution.”8 month ago
US “strongly condemns the release of Lashkar-e-Tayyiba (LeT) leader Hafiz Saeed from house arrest in Pakistan and calls for his immediate re-arrest and prosecution.”
[email protected]: "[Lois Lerner] is guilty as all get-out Why didn't Sessions prosecute her and her cohorts?"
[email protected]: "Right now we're very focused on getting tax cuts over the line this year, get that bill on his desk before Christmas."
@SenatorHeitkamp: Encourage folks to go out and shop and dine small for SmallBizSat today and support the local smallbiz that make your community great8 month ago
@SenatorHeitkamp: Encourage folks to go out and shop and dine small for SmallBizSat today and support the local smallbiz that make your community great
@lisamurkowski: While many Alaskans were out and about yesterday getting a start on holiday shopping, don’t forget today is SmallBusinessSaturday where by supporting local Alaskan businesses, you can impact your neighbors, communities, and our state’s economy.
Trump is on track to golf 3 times more than Obama, making his 81st visit to one of his golf properties today. He's already played more than G.W. Bush during the entirety of his presidency.
8 month ago
[email protected]: "In the last 10 months, @POTUS has unleashed our military The caliphate no longer exists as a physical entity."
8 month ago
Trump's visit to Honolulu in early November reportedly cost taxpayers nearly $141,000 for less than 24 hours.
8 month ago
Trudeau on Holodomor Memorial Day: On this sombre anniversary, I invite all Canadians to take time today to remember the victims of the Holodomor, and to reflect on the remarkable contributions citizens of Ukrainian descent have made to our country.
.@KellyannePolls: The president has never wavered a moment on repealing and replacing ObamaCare.8 month ago
[email protected]: "The president has never wavered a moment on repealing and replacing ObamaCare."
Department of State: In observance of International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women on November 25 and 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence, U.S. reaffirms its commitment to defending rights of women and girls to live free from violence.
[email protected] Dir Richard Cordray, named to the job by Pres Obama, announced his resignation yesterday and named the agency Dep Dir Leandra English to be Acting Director until a new Director is named and confirmed by the Senate. WH wanted its own appointee in charge in the interim.
Briefing reporters, Sr Officials say the Office of Legal Counsel at @TheJusticeDept has already given private guidance that Pres Trump has authority under Federal Vacancies Act to name the Acting Director at @CFPB.
@SenCapito: Small businesses generate economic growth throughout communities across the country, and make up 95% of WV businesses. Get out and support a local business today.
Senior Administration Officials say Pres Trump acting under authority of the Federal Vacancies Reform Act in naming @MickMulvaneyOMB as interim Acting Director of the @CFPB superseding takeover by the agency Deputy Director.
President Trump back at his golf club in West Palm Beach this morning, after a visit to his course in Jupiter, FL yesterday. 4th day in a row at one of his golf clubs.
[email protected]: "Just as we defeated fascism, just as we defeated communism, we have to shut down the attractiveness of the concept of jihad."
[email protected]_ on NFL anthem protests: "This has nothing to do with race. This is about standing up and respecting the flag."
[email protected]_: "This president calls out the media when they're dishonest and that's why the American people love him."
8 month ago
[email protected]_: "The mainstream media has never wanted to give this president the credit that he's deserved. I don't know who else can be the Time Magazine Person of the Year other than our president, Donald Trump."
The President of the United States basically saying "you didn't break up with me, I broke up with you" to TIME Magazine the day after Thanksgiving
The official @TIME tweeted response: “The President is incorrect about how we choose Person of the Year. TIME does not comment on our choice until publication, which is December 6.”
Senator John McCain, Republican of Arizona, and Senator Jeanne Shaheen, Democrat of New Hampshire, sent a similar letter, telling Mr. Tillerson that “America’s diplomatic power is being weakened internally as complex global crises are growing externally.”
There are now dueling acting directors of the @CFPB.
@SenWarren: @realDonaldTrump can nominate the next @CFPB Director - but until that nominee is confirmed by the Senate, Leandra English is the Acting Director under the Dodd-Frank Act.
@SenWarren: The Dodd-Frank Act is clear: if there is a @CFPB Director vacancy, the Deputy Director becomes Acting Director. @realDonaldTrump can’t override that.
Response from @TIME Chief Content Office @alansmurray: “Not a speck of truth here” and “total BS.”
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