Special counsel Robert Mueller pushed for former Trump campaign deputy Rick Gates' help to investigate collusion - CNN
"Trump's national security advisers spent months trying to convince him to sign off on a plan to supply new U.S. weapons to UkraineYet when the president finally authorized the major policy shift, he told his aides not to publicly tout his decision."
: Washington spent trillions building up foreign countries while allowing OUR OWN infrastructure to fall into a state of total disrepair. No more. It's time to REBUILD, and we will do it with American WORKERS, American GRIT, and American PRIDE.
: JOBS, JOBS, JOBS. Unemployment claims have fallen to a 45-year low. Together, we are making the economy great again.
: We are going to REBUILD our crumbling infrastructure, and there is no better place to begin this campaign than in the Great State of Ohio. A tremendous honor to be here today at a state-of-the-art training site, where the skills of the American Worker are forged and refined.
"I'm limited in my ability to talk about it" says @ChiefPentSpox on transgender policy "You have to remember that what was posted was a recommendation"
Russia orders out 60 U.S. diplomats over spy poisoning affair
"We're not gonna pay a trillion dollars to be in the Paris Accordthat was a disaster for this country." says @POTUS
: "We spend billions of dollars in other countries maintaining their borders, and we can't maintain our borders in our own country. Is there something a little bit wrong with that?"
Pentagon silent on transgender policy the Trump administraton released last week
: "In recent years, Americans have watched as Washington spent trillions and trillions of dollars building up foreign countries while allowing our own country's infrastructure to fall into a state of total disrepair."
Russia to respond in kind in diplomatic row over ex-spy, to shut U.S. consulate
"North and South Korea. 32,000 soldiers. Their finest equipment, barbed wire all over the place. We protect that whole thing." says @POTUS
: "African-American unemployment has reached the lowest levels ever recorded. Hispanic-American unemployment rate has also reached the lowest levels ever recorded. And wages are rising at the fastest level in more than a decade."
: "We're keeping our promises and the results are in. Three million new jobs since Election Day."
: "We're moving along very nicely with North Korea, we'll see what happens."
: "Hispanic-American unemployment has also reached the lowest levels ever recorded."
: "We've stood up for the American workers by finally cracking down on unfair trade that steals our jobs and plunders our wealth."
: "We've unleashed American energy independence. Energy exports are at a record high and foreign imports are at their lowest level in much more than a decade."
: "We need walls. We started building our wall We're getting that sucker built."
: "People said, 'oh has he given up on the wall?' I never give up.' We have $1.6 billion toward the wall."
Russian foreign ministry expresses concern about Poland's "progressive militarisation" following the announcement of an anti-missile deal with the US
: "We've eliminated a record number of job-killing regulations, that's why [companies are] coming back."
: "Joined by our friends here in Ohio, my administration is fighting every day to protect, defend and grow American jobs."
: "American workers are truly the best in the world. Right? The best."
U.S. 'pleased' after Koreas set date for summit
FBI looked into Trump plans to build hotel in Latvia with Putin supporter
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A teenager has been arrested after authorities said he carjacked and raped a woman before forcing her to take off all her clothes and jump into the frigid waters of the Anacostia River. Officials said 17-year-old Troy Ashley, who has been charged as an adult, attacked the woman the evening of March 21 in the 3200 block of Buena Vista Terrace in Southeast D.C.
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Several people were injured after a major crash on Rock Creek Parkway in Northwest, D.C. Emergency crews have closed all access points leading into the Parkway between Virginia Avenue and Beach Drive Northwest due to the crash
: I have stated my concerns with Amazon long before the Election. Unlike others, they pay little or no taxes to state and local governments, use our Postal System as their Delivery Boy (causing tremendous loss to the U.S.), and are putting many thousands of retailers out of business.
Pakistan FM spox Faisal says: "We have shared locations of safe heavens of groups includ TTP, JuA, Lashkar-e-Islam, Daesh, wid Afghan, US authorities on many occasions, however, our concerns have not yet been addressed. These terror groups are involved in raids on our military posts"
Senior Palestinian officials lash out at the U.S. ambassador in Israel for reportedly warning that Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas could become irrelevant if he keeps shunning the U.S. as a Mideast broker
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@ashrafghani: I'm very pleased to have received a delegation of members of the U.S. House of Representatives led by @NancyPelosi in ARG today. We discussed economic development, elections, counter terrorism and counter narcotics and women inclusion in peace process and leadership positions
US diplomat in Islamabad for talks on Afghanistan
U.S. upbeat about fast NAFTA deal, Canada says much work is left
China's Commerce Ministry calls on U.S. to discard a tariff plan it warns might set off a chain reaction that could disrupt global trade
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Pakistan-US diplomacy quietly continues: US Ambassador in Islamabad meets with Pakistan foreign secretary
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Saudi's Crown Prince Mohammedbin Salman met with former US Secretary of State John Kerry
Seoul stresses currency deal with U.S. on separate track
: .In the interim, Hon. Robert Wilkie of DOD will serve as Acting Secretary. I am thankful for Dr. David Shulkin's service to our country and to our GREAT VETERANS.
: I am pleased to announce that I intend to nominate highly respected Admiral Ronny L. Jackson, MD, as the new Secretary of Veterans Affairs.
: Great briefing this afternoon on the start of our Southern Border WALL.
: "Certainly we want to make sure that all law enforcement is carrying out the letter of the law."
"We feel things like are moving in the right direction," @PressSec says of DPRK "and a positive sign that the maximum pressure campaign" continues to work.
"The ambassador from China came to the White House yesterday" and briefed members of NSC who then briefed the president, says @PressSec of visit by Kim Jong Un to Beijing.
: "Following on the success of tax reform, infrastructure is the next piece of the president's successful economic agenda."
Revised KORUS FTA is a step "in the right direction to remove the deficits that we have" with ROK, says @PressSec.
: "According to market watch, hiring is strong, unemployment is low, and recent tax cuts are putting more money in people's pockets."
"He's been incredibly active all week long," says @PressSec of lack of appearances by @POTUS in front of media and relatively thin public schedule.
Tomorrow @POTUS makes an infrastructure speech at an union training site in Richfield Ohio (between Akron and Cleveland) before an audience of local workers," says @PressSec.
KORUS FTA modification fulfills @POTUS campaign promise, says @PressSec. "It's a big deal."
May welcomes U.S. expulsions over spy attack in call with Trump
on @POTUS: "I think it's important that there is dialogue hereHe cannot conduct diplomacy Twitter." Outnumbered
: .release known dangerous criminals into communities across the State. All citizens have the right to be protected by Federal law and strong borders.
: My Administration stands in solidarity with the brave citizens in Orange County defending their rights against California's illegal and unconstitutional Sanctuary policies. California's Sanctuary laws.
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just announced an agreement in principle with South Korea on KORUS. A great deal for American and Korean workers. Let's focus on our important security relationship.
Prime Minister's spokesman says Theresa May has spoken to President Trump to welcome the decision of the United States to expel 60 Russian diplomats over the Salisbury nerve agent attack
Amazon stock price plunges 5% on an Axios report that Trump hates Amazon.
Signed into law by @POTUS: S. 188, the "Eliminating Government-funded Oil-painting Act," which prohibits the use of Federal funds for the costs of painting portraits of officers and employees of the Federal Government.
US GDP growth revised up to 2.9% in fourth quarter 2017
Seoul, Washington announce FTA revision agreement, steel tariff deal to take effect in May
Facebook announces new steps to protect users' privacy
Trump says maximum pressure on North Korea will remain 'at all cost'
Poland, United States sign $4.75 billion deal on Patriot missiles
US President Donald Trump' s tweet made an impact on Pakistan-US relations: @OfficialDGISPR
Iran wants America out of Afghanistan
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@USEmbassyWarsaw: We welcome today's announcement of an agreement between the U.S. Government and Poland to move forward with Phase I of the PATRIOT missile defense system including the brand new, state of the art, command and control system for its air and missile defense
: Received message last night from XI JINPING of China that his meeting with KIM JONG UN went very well and that KIM looks forward to his meeting with me. In the meantime, and unfortunately, maximum sanctions and pressure must be maintained at all cost.
: For years and through many administrations, everyone said that peace and the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula was not even a small possibility. there is a good chance that Kim Jong Un will do what is right for his people and for humanity. Look forward to our meeting.
: THE SECOND AMENDMENT WILL NEVER BE REPEALED. As much as Democrats would like to see this happen, and despite the words yesterday of former Supreme Court Justice Stevens, NO WAY. We need more Republicans in 2018 and must ALWAYS hold the Supreme Court.
The Kremlin has said Russia is still open to the possibility of a meeting between President Trump and his Russian counterpart Putin
Iraq wants to 'keep away' from U.S.-Iran conflict, Prime Minister Abadi says
Germany pushing tariff deal with US to prevent trade war
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China says North Korea agrees to meet US officials
China preparing list of retaliatory tariffs on U.S. imports: Global Times
Korea, U.S. in talks for deal to prohibit competitive currency devaluation
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Mueller prosecutors allege that ex-Trump chair Paul Manafort deputy Rick Gates acknowledged to London attorney Alex van der Zwaan that Konstantin Kilimnik, the longtime head of their Ukraine office was a Russian intelligence officer with the GRU.
"The Chinese government contacted the White House earlier on Tuesday to brief us on Kim Jong Un's visit to Beijing. The briefing included a personal message from President Xi to President Trump, which has been conveyed to President Trump," says @PressSec.