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16 July 2018
9 month ago
[email protected]: Join me for my WeeklyAddress
9 month ago
[email protected]: My thoughts are with all those observing Yom Kippur, the holiest day of the Jewish year.
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Tom Price resignation letter to @POTUS: 'It is an honor and privilege to serve you'
Refugees admissions quota for FY18 just released by @WhiteHouse.9 month ago
Refugees admissions quota for FY18 just released by @WhiteHouse.
In letter to President, Price says he's resigning in order for you to move forward without further disruption. Doesn't mention air travel abuse9 month ago
In letter to President, Price says he's resigning "in order for you to move forward without further disruption. Doesn't mention air travel abuse
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Paul Ryan: "Tom Price is a good man. He has spent his entire adult life fighting for others"
9 month ago
Price joins a growing list of Admin officials to resign or be fired: Bannon, Priebus, Spicer, Scaramucci, Dubke, Comey, Flynn and Yates.
9 month ago
Trump has not begun implementing Russia sanctions law: senators
Announcement of Price resignation comes just as Air Force One landed in Morristown, NJ.9 month ago
Announcement of Price resignation comes just as Air Force One landed in Morristown, NJ.
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Statement from @PressSec says Price's resignation becomes effective at 11:59 p.m. tonight.
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WH further announced that Dep Asst Secy Don Wright will serve as Acting Secretary of @HHSGov effective 1159pm tonight.
Full @WhiteHouse statement on resignation of @SecPriceMD.9 month ago
Full @WhiteHouse statement on resignation of @SecPriceMD.
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President Trump accepts resignation from HHS Secretary Tom Price
Before boarding Marine One, Pres greets group of WH visitors.9 month ago
Before boarding Marine One, Pres greets group of WH visitors.
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[email protected]: Thank you @ShopFloorNAM. An honor to be with you today. Great news! Manufacturers report record-high economic optimism in 2017. TaxReform
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@POTUS reiterated he’s disappointed and a decision would be made soon.
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Responding to reporters at @JBA_NAFW, who asked if @SecPriceMD offered to resign, @POTUS responded “no.”
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Asked about Price, Trump says: "We have great secretaries, and we have some that actually own their own planes"
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President Trump now headed to his golf retreat in New Jersey.
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"Some very bad things happened in Cuba. They did some bad things in Cuba," says @POTUS.
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@POTUS: Going to make a decision on @SecPriceMD tonight.
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"It's our National Anthem. You have to stand," says @POTUS, adding he's spoken with many @NFL team owners.
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@POTUS "What FEMA has done has been incrediblebut we'll make that decision (on @DHSgov secretary appointment" soon.
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Woodrow Wilson High School in Tenleytown evacuated due to bomb threat, DC police say
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@POTUS Puerto Rico is "a territory. They're great people. I know the people very well."
On Puerto Rico, Pres says i think it's going real well considering. I think we've made tremendous strides.9 month ago
On Puerto Rico, Pres says "i think it's going real well considering." "I think we've made tremendous strides."
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@POTUS "We've saved a lot of lives, we've done a really good job. Now we're bringing the people for distribution."
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@POTUS "This is a total devastation" of Puerto Rico"you don't have the roads, you don't have anything."
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@POTUS says he will made Fed chair decision in next 2-3 weeks.
Marine One preparing to lift for JBA where @POTUS will board Air Force One to NJ.9 month ago
Marine One preparing to lift for JBA where @POTUS will board Air Force One to NJ.
“I’ve saved hundreds of millions of dollars negotiating.” Trump9 month ago
“I’ve saved hundreds of millions of dollars negotiating.” Trump
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Asked if he's going to fire Tom Price, Trump tells reporters: "He's a fine man. We're going to make a decision tonight."
9 month ago
@POTUS: “We’re spending hundreds of millions of dollars” for hurricane recovery. “But Puerto Rico was flattened..”
Hundreds of truck drivers deploying to Puerto Rico, says @POTUS.9 month ago
Hundreds of truck drivers deploying to Puerto Rico, says @POTUS.
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“You’ve got to get stuff out of the ports,” says @FLGovScott. “We’re in the middle of a crisis.”
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Gov Scott says he told President that Florida still needs federal help making repairs at Lake Okeechobee
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@FLGovScott Goods have gotten into port in Puerto Rico but now it’s full and thus need for drivers and then generators.
Florida has housing and debris issues still, but in Puerto Rico’s troubles “are totally different,” says @FLGovScott.9 month ago
Florida has housing and debris issues still, but in Puerto Rico’s troubles “are totally different,” says @FLGovScott.
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@FLGovScott Florida will offer in-state tuition to those from Puerto Rico.
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Puerto Rico governor “going through an unbelievable crisis,” says @FLGovScott.
Gov Scott visited Puerto Rico yesterday and promised all the help Florida can provide. Says PR needs trucks and drivers to distribute supplies.9 month ago
Gov Scott visited Puerto Rico yesterday and promised all the help Florida can provide. Says PR needs trucks and drivers to distribute supplies.
9 month ago
Florida citrus industry lost a lot of this year’s crop from HurricaneIrma, says @FLGovScott.
After lunch with @POTUS and @VP, @FLGovScott says our state has come back strong from Irma, but Puerto Rico devastated by Maria.9 month ago
After lunch with @POTUS and @VP, @FLGovScott says "our state has come back strong from Irma," but Puerto Rico "devastated" by Maria.
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Short term likely some Puerto Ricans will be “coming to Florida,” says @FLGovScott.
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Florida “is going to respond with whatever the governor asks” for Puerto Rico - says @FLGovScott
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Will logically include Spanish-speaking police officers, says @FLGovScott. “We’re just going issue by issue.”
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During tour of Puerto Rico, @FLGovScott says issues there “totally different” than what his state dealt with after HurricaneIrma.
9 month ago
Responding to Trump speech, @SenSchumer says GOP assertions that business tax cuts grow the economy, repeatedly "ring hollow."
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[email protected]: This week we came one step closer to reaching the goal of aligning the skills taught in our nation’s classrooms with the jobs of the future.
Secretary Tillerson statement: Emergency personnel only to stay at @USEmbCuba to minimize number of diplomats at risk of exposure to harm.9 month ago
Secretary Tillerson statement: Emergency personnel only to stay at @USEmbCuba to minimize number of diplomats "at risk of exposure to harm."
Pres ends 28-min speech reiterating goal of bringing back jobs, wealth and the American Dream.9 month ago
Pres ends 28-min speech reiterating goal of bringing back jobs, wealth and the American Dream.
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[email protected]: "We will bring back our great American Dream."
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[email protected]: "This can be remembered as the moment we took control of our destiny and chose a future of American patriotism."
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[email protected]: "We love our American flag.?
This can be remembered as the moment we took control of our destiny, says @POTUS to @ShopFloorNAM.9 month ago
"This can be remembered as the moment we took control of our destiny," says @POTUS to @ShopFloorNAM.
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[email protected]: "We want every American to know the dignity of work The beautiful pride of getting a paycheck."
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@POTUS"We want everyone to know the dignity of work, the pridegetting a paycheckthe satisfaction of being told that is a job well done."
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[email protected]: "We have embraced a new model - it's called 'The American Model.'"
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[email protected]: "We will impose a one-time low tax on money currently parked overseas so it can be brought back home to America where it belongs."
9 month ago
Trump says he'll "bring everybody together" to change tax code to stop punishing companies with HQs in US and rewarding those with funds overseas.
9 month ago
[email protected]: "If we want to make more products that say 'Made in America' then we have to reduce taxes on the businesses that produce."
9 month ago
[email protected]: "The biggest winners will be everyday working families as jobs start pouring into our country."
9 month ago
Trump pledges to cap tax rate on small and family businesses at 25% - lowest in years. And allow same year full deduction of business investment.
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It'll be the lowest in 80 years, according to @POTUS "and it will be rocket fuel for our economy."
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[email protected]: "We will cut the business tax rate from 35% all the way down to 20%."
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@POTUS: For most US manufacturers filing as sole-proprietors, S corp or partnerships, "we will cap your tax rate" at 25%.
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[email protected]: "Our business tax rate is 60% higher than our average economic competitor."
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[email protected]: "Our foreign competitors adopted tax rates much lower and much more competitive than our own."
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[email protected]: "We're also repealing the unfair and complicated alternative minimum tax."
9 month ago
[email protected]: "Our framework ensures that the benefits of tax reform go to the middle class, not the highest earners."
9 month ago
[email protected]: "We will cut taxes for everyday hardworking Americans and we're going to cut them substantially."
Senate Budget Committee unveils FY 2018 budget resolution - but there are still some key details to be filled in9 month ago
Senate Budget Committee unveils FY 2018 budget resolution - but there are still some key details to be filled in
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Trump says US needs a tax system that encourages companies to stay, grow and hire in America.
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Citing unemployment at 16 yr low, rising wages, "soaring" stock market and GDP at 3.1%, Trump says "America is finally back on the right track.”
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[email protected]: "Unemployment is at a 16-year low. Wages are rising. The stock market is soaring to record levelsGDP growth hit over 3% last Q."
9 month ago
[email protected]: "We don't need 35 regulations to take care of one item We want beautiful, fast, efficient regulation that works."
9 month ago
[email protected]: "We are cutting regulations at a pace that has never even been thought of before."
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[email protected]: "We cannot have national security without economic security."
9 month ago
[email protected]: "When our workers have a level playing field, no one - absolutely no one - can beat us."
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President says "at the very center" of his "Made in the USA" plan is a "beautiful" and "giant" tax cut for business and corporations.
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[email protected]: "We have lifted the restrictions on American energy, ending the war on coal."
Trump says Made in the USA is a global symbol of unrivaled excellence” and “under my Administration, the era of economic surrender is over.9 month ago
Trump says "Made in the USA" is a global symbol of unrivaled excellence” and “under my Administration, the era of economic surrender is over."
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[email protected]: "Under my administration, the era of economic surrender is over and the rebirth of American industry is beginning."
Trump touts giant, beautiful, massive tax cut plan in DC speech to National Association of Manufacturers9 month ago
Trump touts "giant, beautiful, massive" tax cut plan in DC speech to National Association of Manufacturers
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[email protected]: "'Made in the USA' is a global symbol of unrivaled excellence."
On to scheduled topic of his @ShopFloorNAM speech, @POTUS says: Under my administration, the era of economic surrender is over.9 month ago
On to scheduled topic of his @ShopFloorNAM speech, @POTUS says: "Under my administration, the era of economic surrender is over."
9 month ago
[email protected]: "We believe in that beautiful, beautiful phrase 'Made in the USA.'"
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[email protected]: "[Workers] are the ones - and millions out there whose dedication and drive makes this country run."
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"We are literally starting from scratch," says Pres of situation on Puerto Rico. Vows to stand by them until they are "safe and secure."
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"There remains a lot of work to do," says @POTUS. "Nobody's ever seen anything like it."
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[email protected]: "We will not rest until the people of Puerto Rico are safe."
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POTUS: "We're working closely with the Virgin Islands on the disaster recovery and that effort is going very, very well."
9 month ago
Trump addressing challenges posed by Puerto Rico being an island: "This is an island surrounded by water. Big water. Ocean water."
Pres begins speech to manufacturers with remarks on Puerto Rico: says federal govt engaged fully in response to the disaster.9 month ago
Pres begins speech to manufacturers with remarks on Puerto Rico: says federal govt "engaged fully" in response to the disaster.
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@POTUS "We've never seen a situation like this."
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[email protected]: "All appropriate depts of our govt are engaged fully in" helping Puerto Rico.
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Local resources "totally unable" to handle the catastrophe in Puerto Rico, says @POTUS.
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[email protected]: "I'd like to begin by sending our thoughts and prayers to the people of Puerto Rico."
We've undertaken a massive federal mobilization to assist Puerto Rico, says @POTUS at start of @ShopFloorNAM speech.9 month ago
"We've undertaken a massive federal mobilization to assist Puerto Rico," says @POTUS at start of @ShopFloorNAM speech.
At @ShopFloorNAM, @POTUS being introduced as a true champion of our industry.9 month ago
At @ShopFloorNAM, @POTUS being introduced as "a true champion of our industry."
9 month ago
"The era of economic surrender is OVER" Trump is about to tell manufacturers gathered in Washington.
Pres Trump to be speaking shortly to @ShopFloorNAM about manufacturing, his tax cut plan and Made in America initiative.9 month ago
Pres Trump to be speaking shortly to @ShopFloorNAM about manufacturing, his tax cut plan and "Made in America" initiative.
US Department of State: .@POTUS will travel to Japan, Korea, China, Vietnam, Philippines, and Hawaii to discuss regional econ. ties and denuclearization of DPRK.9 month ago
US Department of State: [email protected] will travel to Japan, Korea, China, Vietnam, Philippines, and Hawaii to discuss regional econ. ties and denuclearization of DPRK.
9 month ago
[email protected]: RECORD HIGH FOR S and P 500!
9 month ago
[email protected]: Thank you to FEMA, our great Military and all First Responders who are working so hard,against terrible odds,in Puerto Rico. See you Tuesday!
9 month ago
TASS: Lavrov: Russia will not accept attempts to blame Moscow for everything that is happening in the US.
9 month ago
[email protected]: The fact is that Puerto Rico has been destroyed by two hurricanes. Big decisions will have to be made as to the cost of its rebuilding!
9 month ago
[email protected]: Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello just stated: "The Administration and the President, every time we've spoken, they've delivered
Washington: Police are investigating after three men were shot in Southeast D.C. The shootings happened in the 3000 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue around 3 a.m. Friday. Two of the men were shot in the leg9 month ago
Washington: Police are investigating after three men were shot in Southeast D.C. The shootings happened in the 3000 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue around 3 a.m. Friday. Two of the men were shot in the leg
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[email protected]: GDP was revised upward to 3.1 for last quarter. Many people thought it would be years before that happened. We have just begun!
9 month ago
[email protected]: Puerto Rico is devastated. Phone system, electric grid many roads, gone. FEMA and First Responders are amazing. Governor said "great job!"
9 month ago
[email protected]: Really hard to help but many have lost their homes. Military is now on site and I will be there Tuesday. Wish press would treat fairly!
9 month ago
[email protected]: FEMA and First Responders are doing a GREAT job in Puerto Rico. Massive food and water delivered. Docks and electric grid dead. Locals trying.
9 month ago
Puerto Rico Resident Commissioner Jenniffer Gonzalez: “We never expected to be living in a humanitarian crisis”
9 month ago
Sen. McCain said retiring Sen Corker is "not happy" here in the Senate. I asked if there are others that are unhappy: "About 99 that I know"
In Wisconsin, VP Pence says the early response from Congress, including many Dems, to the WH tax plan, has been very encouraging.9 month ago
In Wisconsin, VP Pence says "the early response" from Congress, including many Dems, to the WH tax plan, "has been very encouraging."
9 month ago
Total cost of the @SecPriceMD taxpayer-funded flights was ~$400,000.
Pence says tax cut will cost $1.5-trillion and we really do believe that economic growth can pay for it and produce even more govt revenue.9 month ago
Pence says tax cut will cost $1.5-trillion and "we really do believe" that economic growth can pay for it and produce even more govt revenue.
President Trump has completely erased any gains in approval from his hurricane response. Back to -23 points in @GallupNews.9 month ago
President Trump has completely erased any gains in approval from his hurricane response. Back to -23 points in @GallupNews.
9 month ago
Senior HHS source says that HHS secretary Tom Price will specifically pay $51,887.31 over useage of a private plane.
9 month ago
@TomBossert45: Cost to Puerto Rico, in economic crisis before the storms, from HurricaneMaria in tens of billions of $, according to credible estimates.
9 month ago
HHS Secy Tom Price apologizes for charter jet flights, will only fly commercial in future
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Tom Price: "I will take no more private charter flights as Secretary of HHS. No exceptions." Trump still undecided if he stays.
At welding plant in Waukesa, WI., @VP hopes to pass biggest tax cut in American history before we get to Christmas.9 month ago
At welding plant in Waukesa, WI., @VP hopes to pass biggest tax cut in American history "before we get to Christmas."
9 month ago
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan: With TaxReform, we want to ease this economic anxiety, raise wages, and make our businesses globally competitive
9 month ago
VP Pence says cancelling vote on bill to replace ObamaCare not a defeat, but a delay. Believes can get it enacted after next year.
9 month ago
The House sent the FAA extension to Trump without the private flood insurance language, which the Senate stripped out
9 month ago
Roy Moore failed to disclose as much as $150,000 in income to senate ethics officials
9 month ago
In statement, @SecPriceMD says to "write a personal check to the US Treasury today for the expenses of my travel on private charter planes.”
9 month ago
Presentation made today by @Twitter to Senate Intelligence Committee was "deeply disappointing," says @MarkWarner
Twitter on Russia Today9 month ago
Twitter on Russia Today
Kushner didn’t disclose private email account to Senate Intel committee9 month ago
Kushner didn’t disclose private email account to Senate Intel committee
9 month ago
WH would reconsider @POTUS visit to Puerto Rico on Tuesday if it would interrupt relief efforts, says Sanders, but as of now Pres going.
9 month ago
Sanders says @HHSGov has been ordered to halt use of charter aircraft for travel. Travel by @SecPriceMD under internal and IG review.
9 month ago
Countries should suspend providing weapons to Myanmar over violence against Rohingya, @nikkihaley tells UN Security Council.
.@PressSec says WH has cut back significantly in approving use of military aircraft for Cabinet travel.9 month ago
[email protected] says WH has "cut back significantly" in approving use of military aircraft for Cabinet travel.
9 month ago
@PressSec @AprilDRyan "These are symbols of what our county stands for," says @PressSec of flag and standing to respect it during National Anthem.
9 month ago
"This shouldn't be about the NFL against the president," replies @PressSec to @AprilDRyan on TakeAKneeNFL.
9 month ago
@PressSec "The president is simply talking about what we're for, not what we're against."
9 month ago
[email protected]: Welcome back @SteveScalise! TeamScalise
9 month ago
"We haven't taken any action at this point," on US response to Cuba sonic attacks on diplomats, says @PressSec.
9 month ago
@POTUS will reconsider scheduled for Tuesday trip to Puerto Rico if it interferes with recovery and relief effort there, says @PressSec.
9 month ago
@POTUS did speak with @SteveScalise today "and certainly welcomed him back," says @PressSec.
9 month ago
[email protected]: @POTUS not happy with @SecPriceMD's plane use.
9 month ago
As for whether Price would keep his job, SH Sanders noted Trump's remarks yesterday; SHS: "We'll see what happens"
9 month ago
Asked about HHS Secy Tom Price, SH Sanders says the WH asked HHS to halt further use of private charter jet flights
9 month ago
"The governor is still the governor of Puerto Rico" replies @PressSec on why US military is not in charge of everything there now.
We're going to conduct a full review of @SecPriceMD travel habits and we'll see what happens, replies @PressSec on @HHSGov Secretary.9 month ago
"We're going to conduct a full review" of @SecPriceMD travel habits "and we'll see what happens," replies @PressSec on @HHSGov Secretary.
9 month ago
[email protected]: "@WhiteHouse does not a role on the front end of approving private charter flights."
9 month ago
"This is textbook and it's been done well," asserts @TomBossert45.
9 month ago
Now on Day 8 there's a need to to have General Kim on the ground, "but I don't think he'll stay there long," says @TomBossert45.
9 month ago
Reporter: Why has it taken 8 days to get a 3-star general on the ground? @TomBossert45 : It didn't require a 3-star general 8 days ago.
9 month ago
"We're certainly willing to negotiate with Congress" on better fiscal ideas, such as a bailout, for Puerto Rico debt.
9 month ago
Critics, such as @MayorLevine, "just not yet informed of the facts" about what's happening in Puerto Rico, says @TomBossert45.
.@statedeptspox: Sec Tillerson’s visit to China reaffirms Administration’s commitment to advance US econ and security interests in the region9 month ago
[email protected]: Sec Tillerson’s visit to China reaffirms Administration’s commitment to advance US econ and security interests in the region
9 month ago
@TomBossert45: US military "in charge of a lot but not everything" with restoration and relief effort in Puerto Rico.
9 month ago
@TomBossert45 "We've got over 10,000 people there now and more on the way," says @TomBossert45 predicting distribution problem will get unclogged.
.@statedeptspox highlights the 1st USChina Social and Cultural Dialogue that Secretary Tillerson and China’s Vice Premier Liu chaired today.9 month ago
[email protected] highlights the 1st USChina Social and Cultural Dialogue that Secretary Tillerson and China’s Vice Premier Liu chaired today.
9 month ago
@TomBossert45 If General Kim recommends air drops of relief supplies, @TomBossert45 says he'd agree but doesn't want to micromanage from @WhiteHouse.
9 month ago
Emergency power restoration and clearing roads the top priorities amid a shortfall of drivers for trucks, says @TomBossert45.
9 month ago
Bossert says there were plenty of US-flag ships to deliver relief to Puerto Rico, so waiving Jones Act wasn't needed.
9 month ago
Issue of Jones Act waiver was "perhaps misunderstood," says @TomBossert45. "Capacity is the issue. Lifesaving is the priority."
9 month ago
Reporters and @TomBossert45 referring to Puerto Rico as a "country." It's a commonwealth of the United States.
WH's @TomBossert45 disputes that WH acted too slowly waiving Jones Act for shipping relief to Puerto Rico. Says waiver wasn't needed.9 month ago
WH's @TomBossert45 disputes that WH acted too slowly waiving Jones Act for shipping relief to Puerto Rico. Says waiver wasn't needed.
Land-based distribution remains the challenge and the priority in Puerto Rico, says @TomBossert45.9 month ago
Land-based distribution remains the challenge and the priority in Puerto Rico, says @TomBossert45.
9 month ago
Death tax repeal "is immediate" in the outline of administration's TaxReform plan, according to Cohn.
9 month ago
Reporters trying to pin Cohn down to acknowledge that the wealthy, including @realDonaldTrump, will also benefit from proposed TaxReform.
Cohn says he didn't leave WH after Charlotesville for once in a lifetime opportunity to rewrite tax code and I would never miss this.”9 month ago
Cohn says he didn't leave WH after Charlotesville for "once in a lifetime opportunity" to rewrite tax code "and I would never miss this.”
9 month ago
Cohn: "We're putting some very enticing rules into the system" that will lead to economic growth.
9 month ago
Cohn: "We think they're wrong," responding to those who say tax plan will add to the deficit.
9 month ago
Cohn guarantees at least one middle class taxpayer could be found whose taxes might not go down under the tax plan.
9 month ago
Top Trump aide Gary Cohn tells WH reporters the hope is for a House vote on tax reform in October
9 month ago
"This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity and I would never miss this," replies Cohn to question why he has stayed at @WhiteHouse.
9 month ago
Cohn: "I'm very confident that the House and the Senate are working as quickly as they can."
9 month ago
Cohn: "Our tax plan aimed at making sure we give middle class Americans a tax cut."
9 month ago
Cohn: "If we allow a family to keep another $1000 of their income what does that mean? They can renovate their kitchen," buy a new car, etc.
9 month ago
"People don't buy homes because of the mortgage deduction," asserts Cohn.
9 month ago
Gary Cohn: "You have to look at the plan in its entirety..don't look at any one piece."
9 month ago
"Our plan is based on lowering rates and expanding the base. It's very simple." Gary Cohn
Economic adv. Gary Cohn: Typical family with 2 children earning $100,000 can expect a tax cut of $1000.9 month ago
Economic adv. Gary Cohn: Typical family with 2 children earning $100,000 "can expect a tax cut of $1000."
9 month ago
[email protected]: "We will cut taxes for the everyday hard-working Americans."
9 month ago
@POTUS @PressSec "We will not let you down," @PressSec says to the people of Puerto Rico.
9 month ago
[email protected]: "44 of the island's 69 hospitals are now fully operational."
9 month ago
[email protected]: "@POTUS is actively engaged in monitoring the recovery efforts in Puerto Rico."
9 month ago
Today @POTUS actively engaged in monitoring the situation in Puerto Rico, says @PressSec.
9 month ago
Bomb threat reported near Smithsonian in Downtown DC:
Atty Gen Sessions and Christopher Wray take stage at ceremony installing Wray as FBI Director9 month ago
Atty Gen Sessions and Christopher Wray take stage at ceremony installing Wray as FBI Director
Audience gathers at FBI Headquarters for installation of Christopher Wray as Director. Pres Trump not attending.9 month ago
Audience gathers at FBI Headquarters for installation of Christopher Wray as Director. Pres Trump not attending.
9 month ago
The flood provisions would have started setting up a private market for flood insurance; had GOP opposition from LA
9 month ago
The Senate took the FAA/hurricane tax relief bill, deleted flood insurance provisions, and approved it. Now back to House
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan: When crisis hits, every dollar counts. Today, the House acted to deliver tax relief to Americans affected by these devastating hurricanes.9 month ago
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan: When crisis hits, every dollar counts. Today, the House acted to deliver tax relief to Americans affected by these devastating hurricanes.
9 month ago
Start time for today's @WhiteHouse briefing by @PressSec has been pushed back to 14:30 EDT.
9 month ago
Pence urged Michigan to press its members of Congress "especially Debbie Stabenow" and say "Michigan needs a tax cut and Michigan needs it now."
It doesn't t have to be a partisan issue, says @VP today in Michigan in support of Admin tax plan unveiled yesterday.9 month ago
"It doesn't t have to be a partisan issue," says @VP today in Michigan in support of Admin tax plan unveiled yesterday.
The House budget resolution also includes a provision for infrastructure - but it also must be deficit neutral9 month ago
The House budget resolution also includes a provision for infrastructure - but it also must be "deficit neutral"
First Lady convenes WH forum on opioid epidemic.  Says she wants to hear how best she as @FLOTUS can best help address the issue.9 month ago
First Lady convenes WH forum on opioid epidemic. Says she wants to hear how best she as @FLOTUS can best help address the issue.
9 month ago
@POTUS is still going to Puerto Rico on Tuesday "if logistics permit," @TomBossert45 tells reporters.
9 month ago
"It's been an unprecedented storm. Its been an unprecedented response," says @TomBossert45.
9 month ago
"Puerto Rico is going to be rebuilt to a better standard," adds @TomBossert45.
9 month ago
"Recovery is not going to be an overnight thing. It's going to take a long time," says Duke of Puerto Rico.
9 month ago
Entire federal government coming forward with volunteers for the Puerto Rico surge force, says Elaine Duke.
9 month ago
Replenishing of supplies throughout Puerto Rico to happen in "24 to 48 hours," promises @DHSgov acting secretary.
9 month ago
@DHSgov Priority is to let @ATT "rebuild the cellular phone system."
9 month ago
@DHSgov "I know people really want to volunteer," says Duke. "Right now that will clog up the ports."
9 month ago
Acting @DHSgov Secretary Elaine Duke: Jones Act waiver "will help us with replenishment."
9 month ago
"Dated reporting" could "unnecessarily defeat the morale of the people" of Puerto Rico, warns @TomBossert45.
9 month ago
@TomBossert45 "Please bear with us as we seek entry" of volunteers into Puerto Rico.
9 month ago
@TomBossert45: Critical care patients have been moved by rotary wing aircraft.
9 month ago
@TomBossert45 "The federal government is there at every level providing assistance."
9 month ago
@TomBossert45 "Prioritized plan laid out" for restoration of power for Puerto Rico.
Acting DHS secretary and White House homeland security advisor brief press on Hurricane Maria recovery.9 month ago
Acting DHS secretary and White House homeland security advisor brief press on Hurricane Maria recovery.
9 month ago
@TomBossert45 "It's not a matter of too fast or too slow," adds @TomBossert45. "We need to centralize certain plans."
9 month ago
Need to marshal resources now for distribution throughout Puerto Rico, adds @TomBossert45.
9 month ago
@TomBossert45 A lot of the reporting on the relief situation Puerto Rico is not wrong but "dated," he contends.
9 month ago
"The entire US government is bringing its firepower into Puerto Rico," contends @TomBossert45 speaking now outside West Wing.
9 month ago
Murray says she and Alexander are "making progress" but won't put timeline on a health care deal
9 month ago
House will vote next week on the budget resolution for FY 2018, which would authorize reconciliation for tax bill
9 month ago
On a second try, the House approved a combo FAA/flood insurance/hurricane tax relief bill
US Department of State: Sec Tillerson with China Vice Premier Liu Yandong: Beijing trip will pave the way for the @POTUS visit and have discussion of DPRK.9 month ago
US Department of State: Sec Tillerson with China Vice Premier Liu Yandong: Beijing trip will pave the way for the @POTUS visit and have discussion of DPRK.
9 month ago
Rep Steve Scalise R-LA makes triumphant return to the floor of the US House
9 month ago
“Ultimately, we come together,” says @SteveScalise. World leaders who reached out after shooting "saw this as an attack on all of us.”
9 month ago
First responders to the shooting involving Rep. Steve Scalise received Medal of Valor
9 month ago
Tourniquet applied on the Alexandria, VA baseball field by @RepBradWenstrup saved his life, says @SteveScalise.
9 month ago
The two heroic Capitol Police officers also saved the lives “of a lot of other people,” adds @SteveScalise.
Standing ovation on the floor for Rep Steve Scalise R-LA, who says I'm a living example that miracles really do happen9 month ago
Standing ovation on the floor for Rep Steve Scalise R-LA, who says I'm a living example that miracles really do happen
9 month ago
“I prayed for very specific things,” wounded on the ball field. “And pretty much every one of those prayers was answered.” @SteveScalise
9 month ago
“Wow, thank you Mr. Speaker. You have no idea how great this feels to be back here at work in the people’s House,” says @SteveScalise.
9 month ago
“Our prayers have been answered,” says @SpeakerRyan. “America is grateful for this moment.”
.@RandPaul: There's probably been no more vocal opponent in Washington than myself against ObamaCare.9 month ago
[email protected]: "There's probably been no more vocal opponent in Washington than myself against ObamaCare."
9 month ago
UN Security Council meets this afternoon on the situation in Myanmar. Secretary-General @antonioguterres will brief.
House Majority Whip Steve Scalise returning to work at the Capitol today9 month ago
House Majority Whip Steve Scalise returning to work at the Capitol today
9 month ago
At 11am in Oval Office @POTUS to meet with @DHSgov Acting Secretary Elaine Duke to discuss Puerto Rico.
9 month ago
[email protected]: The electric power grid in Puerto Rico is totally shot. Large numbers of generators are now on Island. Food and water on site.
9 month ago
[email protected]: "This is a tax plan for jobs and growth It'll be the largest reduction in terms of dollars of any plan ever."
9 month ago
[email protected]: Democrats don't want massive tax cuts - how does that win elections? Great reviews for Tax Cut and Reform Bill.
9 month ago
[email protected]: “The @NFL cannot disrespect our country. They cannot disrespect our flag or our National Anthem.”
9 month ago
[email protected]: 'Disgraceful' That @NFL Owners Are Afraid of Their Players
9 month ago
White House limits congressional travel to Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands, sources say
9 month ago
Pentagon asks Congress to move $416 million for missile defense
9 month ago
[email protected]: This is the right TAX CUT @ the RIGHT TIME. We will ALL succeed and grow TOGETHER – as one team, one people, and one American family. TaxReform
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