Map. History of District Columbia conflict

11 December 2017
A pro-Trump super PAC paid to have a 12-year old girl travel down to Alabama to interview Roy Moore.
@VP: @POTUS and I STAND with people of faith. Honored to meet faith leaders to review what POTUS has done to protect life and people of faith. Also previewed my Middle East trip where we will discuss relief efforts for persecuted Christians and others persecuted for their faith in the region
@IvankaTrump: Flashback to earlier this year during our first call to space with Dr. Peggy Whitson. Today's signing of the Space Policy Directive 1 (SPD-1) will direct NASA to lead a space exploration program to return humans to the Moon and ultimately to Mars
Pentagon says it will allow transgender people to enlist in the military beginning Jan. 1, despite Trump's opposition
Democratic Rep Gwen Moore has written a letter to the Senate Sergeant at Arms asking for the office to begin preparing the Page Program "for the possible election of Roy Moore": "It would be unconscionable for Congress to not be vigilant and proactive in taking precautions."
"As we work with Congress to achieve historic tax cuts, the President plans to speak Wednesday to the American people on how tax reform will lead to a brighter future for them and their families," says @LWalters45.
Former Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson has been elected to @LockheedMartin's board of directors. He will serve on the company's Classified Business and Security Committee and the Ethics and Sustainability Committee
Chuck Schumer: Let's be clear: no amount of fake math can change the fact that the GOPTaxBill will be a boon to the wealthiest Americans and largest corporations all while increasing taxes for millions of middle-class families and leaving 13 million Americans without healthcare.
Chuck Schumer: @USTreasury's GOPTaxScam"analysis" is nothing more than a page of fake math. It's clear @WhiteHouse and GOP are grasping at straws to prove the unprovable and garner votes for a bill that will blow up the deficit and generate almost no additional economic activity to make up for it.
Roy Moore statement on the NY explosion
Q: Are the 3 of you asking for a congressional investigation and from what committees? Holvey: "They have investigated other congress members, so I only think it stands fair that [Trump] be investigated as well."
Secretary Tillerson will deliver remarks at the 2017 @AtlanticCouncil – @KoreaFoundation forum tomorrow, according to @StateDept.
Jessica Leeds, who accuses Trump of sexual misconduct: "Some areas, the accusations of sexual aggression were being taken seriously. People were being held accountable. Except for our president. In fact, his staff made a big point of calling us all liars."
Rachel Crooks, who accuses Trump of sexual misconduct: "12 years ago, as a young receptionist in Trump Tower, I was forcibly kissed by Mr Trump during our 1st introduction an encounter that has since impacted my life well beyond the initial occurrence."
Samantha Holvey, who accuses Trump of sexual misconduct, says her Miss USA pageant dreams "never included a man coming into the backstage hair and makeup area while I sat naked under a robe, as he walked around looking at us like we were his property."
Samantha Holvey, a former Miss USA contestant who says President Trump walked into her dressing room: "Other folks have resigned. I think he should. I don't think he ever will."
"And that was the last time I wore a skirt [while] traveling" — woman who accused Trump of sexual assault on an airplane years earlier, at a press conference today. Presser carried live by @wnyc
The judge tells @PaulManafort to stop communicating with the media in ways that could affect outcome of his case. Next court appearance for him and Rick Gates set for Jan. 16.
Republican Rep. Will Hurd on Morning Joe: "I disagree with President Trump, on a recent thing, Roy Moore. I think Roy Moore is an abomination onto the Republican Party, and that's one thing Republicans and Democrats agree on the American people deserve better."
Treasury Department review of Senate tax reform bill also finds it adds $1 trillion to debt
"If they were willing to investigate Senator Franken, it's only fair that they do the same for Trump," Rachel Crooks says, urging Congress to investigate the president's treatment of women.
Judge orders @PaulManafort to remain under house arrest for now.
@NancyPelosi: Deeply thankful for the heroism and excellence of first responders, not to mention the strength of the New York community, following today's terrorist attack in Manhattan.
"Hold Mr. Trump to the same standard as Harvey Weinstein," urges Rachel Crooks, who says the president forcibly kissed her 12 years ago. She is urging Congress to investigate President Trump's longstanding sexual mistreatment of women.
Senator John McCain: Cindy and I are praying for everyone in NYC following this morning's terrorist attack. We appreciate the bravery and swift action of all law enforcement and first responders.
Trump today receiving award from Friends of Zion, a evangelical Christian group supporting Israel and the Jewish people. @PressSec says decision to honor @POTUS predates his Jerusalem announcement last week. No press coverage.
Joyce Simmons, the GOP national committeewoman from Nebraska, has quit the RNC over the party's support of Roy Moore.
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan: Washington Democrats have been using the same old line of attack to defend the current tax system, which hurts middle-income families.
US Department of State: We congratulate Iraq gov't and people on the complete liberation of their territory from ISIS. Though it is not the end of fight against terrorism, it is an important moment for @coalition and brave Iraqi Security Forces who fought to free Iraqi people from ISIS's brutal control.
Chuck Schumer: Thankful for the quick response of @NYPDnews, @PANYNJ PD, @FDNY and Bomb Squad at the Port Authority this am. As we learn more about what happened, it is a startling reminder why the "see something, say something" campaign is so important to keeping our city safe.
[email protected]: Another false story, this time in the Failing @nytimes, that I watch 4-8 hours of television a day - Wrong! Also, I seldom, if ever, watch CNN or MSNBC, both of which I consider Fake News. I never watch Don Lemon, who I once called the "dumbest man on television!" Bad Reporting.
[email protected]: GES2017 focused on a theme which is key to our future - Women First, Prosperity for Alljust think how much better the world would be if all of us, men and women, are empowered to dream big, aim high, and work together toward a more just and prosperous future.
Secret service seen sweeping Lafayette park across from White House - witnesses
Obama has reportedly recorded a robocall for the Alabama senate race, imploring voters to reject Roy Moore.
White House says U.S. President Donald Trump has been briefed on the New York City explosion
[email protected] on @chelseahandler attacking @PressSec: "She's absolutely objectifying women."
[email protected] on @chelseahandler attacking @PressSec: "I need to know, Chelsea Handler, are you a feminist or are you not?"
Konstantin Kozlovsky from Yekaterinburg in Moscow court says he was involved in Democratic National Committee hack under FSB supervision
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro says his government will launch a cryptocurrency to fight what he calls a financial "blockade" by the Trump administration against the socialist-run country.
[email protected]: "You're going to have a much broader discussion on funding in the beginning of next year. Again, not the time for them to blow the momentum they've gained with this tax bill."
[email protected]: Very little discussion of all the purposely false and defamatory stories put out this week by the Fake News Media. They are out of control - correct reporting means nothing to them. Major lies written, then forced to be withdrawn after they are exposeda stain on America!
[email protected] on tax bill: "The primary emphasis of this measure is really about creators. It is about putting people back to work."
Trump's job approval rating with young voters is at 25%, down 7-points since the spring. Trump's approval is down 12-points among young Republicans, and 8-points among Independents.
65% of likely young voters prefer Democratic control of Congress. Just 33% prefer Republican control. If this trend continues, Republicans should be alarmed.
[email protected]: "If it weren't for the Republicans in Congress in the 1960s, there would be no Civil Rights Act. There would be no Voting Rights Act."
Rep. @SteveScalise on tax reform: "We've had a president, Donald Trump, who's led the charge on this."
Per pool: "Across the street from golf club, two protesters held handmade signs as we passed. A woman had a sign that read 'Real News Fake President' And a man in a Santa outfit had a yellow sign that said: 'SEASONS GREETINGS U R on the NAUGHTY LIST HAPPY HOLIDAYS'."
Rep. @SteveScalise: "People I talk to like the plan because they realize that the middle class is going to get a great tax cut and it's going to boost the economy."
[email protected] on @TomSteyer's comments on tax reform: "This is the liberal way of trying to put a kibosh on something they didn't think of and they didn't do."
Rep. Terri Sewell says that well-known Jones mailer was a mistake
[email protected] on Jerusalem decision: "When you bully Israel, you are not helping the peace process. We see Israel as one of our best allies. We're not gonna put up with it anymore."
Though Abbas won't meet with VP Pence, Administration "undeterred" in pursuit of Israeli-Palestinian peace, says @VPPressSec.
@PressSec: I'm old enough to remember when President Trump's election was going to "crash the market." One year later: market up over 30%, two million new jobs and 1,000 new manufacturing jobs created every day just last monthand now Obama wants credit for the booming Trump economy.
[email protected] on Jerusalem decision: "[@POTUS] strongly believes that those final statuses should be decided between the Palestinians and the Israelis. No outside group should decide what the final status looks like."
[email protected] on Jerusalem decision: "We didn't set any parameters, we didn't say this was the final status, what we said is 'we're gonna do like we do in every other country.'"
[email protected]: "We've got to figure out how to give more middle income tax relief."