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Nation Oct 06‘We will be with you,’ pledges Pence to hurricane-smacked U.S. Virgin Islands
Vice President Mike Pence took in the damage wrought by Hurricane Maria in the U.S. Virgin Islands and delivered a message of comfort Friday from his boss, the president: "We will be with you every day until the Virgin Islands…
Politics Sep 25Republicans, White House plan to push deep cuts to corporate tax rate
Republicans are divided over the potential elimination of some of the deductions, underscoring the difficulty of overhauling the tax code even with GOP control of the House and Senate.
Politics Sep 12Pelosi, White House official say they’re open to compromise on border security
WASHINGTON — The top House Democrat and a senior White House official both indicated Tuesday they are open to compromise on border security to expedite legislation to help immigrants brought here illegally as children.
Nation Aug 31WATCH: Pence speaks after tour of Harvey damage in Texas
Watch Vice President Mike Pence talk to reporters about his trip to areas of Texas grappling with the aftermath of Harvey's destruction…
Nation Aug 04Trump says states can count on federal cash in emergencies
President Donald Trump said Friday that states can count on his administration to dispense U.S. emergency funds efficiently.
Politics Jul 19Trump turns down invitation to deliver speech at NAACP convention
NAACP Chair Leon Russell called Trump's decision a "historic departure from past presidents' engagements with the association."…
Politics Jun 29President Trump to meet Putin at G-20 summit
The White House says President Donald Trump will meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the G-20 summit next week in Germany.
Politics Jun 26In defense, Trump seeks to redefine meaning of obstruction
President Donald Trump unleashed a series of tweets Monday in which he tried to place the blame for Russian meddling in U.S. politics and deflect charges of obstruction and collusion onto former President Barack Obama.
Politics Jun 12Secret Service doesn’t have any Trump tapes, it says
The agency made the disclosure in response to a freedom of information request by The Wall Street Journal.
Politics Jun 05President Trump announces plan to privatize air traffic control system
President Donald Trump will push for the separation of air traffic control operations from the Federal Aviation Administration, adopting an approach long championed by U.S. airlines, according to White House officials.