House GOP leaders are reneging on a vow to hold an immigration vote before the August recess, a move that puts House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy in a particularly awkward spot as he seeks to become the next speaker. In June, McCarthy (R-Calif.) personally promised several rank-and-file members a vote on a new guest-worker program…
Subscribe to Off Message on Apple Podcasts here. | Subscribe via Stitcher here. BOSTON—Marty Walsh is a college drop-out and recovering alcoholic who grew up in a union household and worked his way up through organized labor and local politics. In many ways, he fits the profile of the kind of white working-class man who…
Republicans will almost certainly need Democratic votes to get a government-funding bill across the finish line. And there are a healthy number of Democrats who don’t want President Donald Trump to have any money for his border wall. | Alex Wong/Getty Images IT MIGHT PUT YOUR MIND at ease that August recess is around the…
President Donald Trump previously asked White House national security adviser John Bolton to invite Russian President Vladimir Putin to Washington. | Sean Gallup/Getty Images White House national security adviser John Bolton plans to meet with his Russian counterpart next month to follow up on President Donald Trump's historic sit-down with Russian President Vladimir Putin, White…
The president is concerned about those who ‘politicized’ their positions. By REBECCA MORIN 07/23/2018 03:06 PM EDT Updated 07/23/2018 05:50 PM EDT 2018-07-23T05:50-0400 President Donald Trump is seeking to revoke the security clearance of several ex-government officials who served under President Barack Obama, a move seemingly targeting officials who have been critical of Trump’s administration.…
White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders says publicly that she has no plans to leave the administration, but that hasn’t stopped some people close to President Donald Trump from contemplating “life after Sarah.” Planning for her eventual exit is on the minds of many Trump advisers and staff members, according to interviews with nearly…
President Donald Trump’s insistence on holding a one-on-one meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin hobbled U.S. intelligence agencies who would usually get an intimate look at such a sitdown, but American spies still have extraordinary capabilities to piece together what was discussed. That’s in large part due to the existence of a top-secret U.S. collection…
President Donald Trump’s heated exchange of threats with Iran’s leaders this week is raising questions about whether the world has seen this show before — and whether it will end the same way. Is it possible, as he did with North Korea, that Trump will ramp up sanctions and rhetorical pressure on Tehran, only to…
Congressional Republicans want nothing to do with Vladimir Putin — and some hope President Donald Trump yanks his invitation for the Russian president to visit Washington this fall. “I’m not sure that’s such a great idea at this point,” Sen. Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) said in a Monday interview. “Putin has proven to be a very…
President Donald Trump's tweet comes on the heels of the FBI’s release of documents related to the wiretapping of Carter Page. | Mark Wilson/Getty Images By LOUIS NELSON 07/23/2018 08:04 AM EDT Updated 07/23/2018 02:57 PM EDT 2018-07-23T02:57-0400 President Donald Trump renewed his complaints Monday about the Russia investigation overseen by special counsel Robert Mueller,…
0FansLike
0FollowersFollow
8,353SubscribersSubscribe
- Advertisement -

Recent Posts