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Politics Jan 22Trump signs bill ending federal government shutdown
The vote set the stage for hundreds of thousands of federal workers to return on Tuesday, cutting short what could have become a messy and costly impasse. The House approved the measure shortly thereafter, and President Donald Trump later signed…
Politics Jan 21Shutdown challenges Trump’s dealmaker branding
President Donald Trump's latest attempt to broker a big, bipartisan deal has turned into a big mess.
Politics Jan 08WATCH: Trump says tax overhaul will help farmers
President Donald Trump is hailing the Republican tax overhaul law during a pitch to rural America at a meeting of the American Farm Bureau Federation.
Politics Jan 02Trump threatens U.S. aid to Palestinian Authority
Trump, in a pair of tweets, said the U.S. pays "the Palestinians HUNDRED OF MILLIONS OF DOLLARS a year and get no appreciation or respect. They don't even want to negotiate a long overdue ... peace treaty with Israel.
Politics Dec 21Trump makes holiday visit to wounded troops at Walter Reed
During his visit, the president awarded the Purple Heart to 1st Lt. Victor Prato of the 127th Airborne Engineer Battalion, who was injured last month while deployed in Afghanistan.
Politics Dec 18Trump judicial pick withdraws, saying nomination has become a ‘distraction’
Matthew Petersen, nominated by Trump to the United States District Court for the District of Columbia, became an internet sensation after the video of his confirmation hearing — during which Petersen was unable to define basic legal terms — was…
Politics Nov 29WATCH: Trump pushes tax bill in Missouri
President Donald Trump is expected to speak around 3:30 p.m. ET. Watch live here.
Politics Nov 28Trump tries to play both sides in Alabama Senate race
Playing all sides in the Alabama Senate race, the president has made it known he won’t set foot in the state on behalf of embattled Republican Roy Moore, even as he intensified his insistence that voters must never elect Moore’s…
Politics Nov 27Trump won’t campaign for Roy Moore before election, White House official says
The official says President Donald Trump will not travel to Alabama on Roy Moore's behalf, despite his public statements doubting the women accusing Moore of sexual assault.
Nation Nov 21Trump and Putin speak by phone about Syria, North Korea
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump spoke for more than an hour Tuesday by phone with Russian President Vladimir Putin. Syria, Iran, North Korea and Ukraine were on the agenda, the White House said. Trump’s phone call with the Russian…