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Trump administration broke law by withholding Ukraine aid, watchdog finds

The White House broke the law by withholding security funds from Ukraine, the US Government Accountability Office says....

Trump administration broke law by withholding Ukraine aid, watchdog finds

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Top government watchdog finds that Trump broke the law by withholding military aid from Ukraine Ron Sachs-Pool/Getty Images The US Government Accountability Office (GAO), an independent watchdog, announced on Thursday that President Donald Trump...
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Federal Watchdog Finds That Trump Broke the Law by Withholding Ukrainian Aid Did you know that there is a federal watchdog group that holds the government accountable? I didn’t either. But apparently, the Government Accountabi...
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Trump administration violated law in withholding Ukraine aid: U.S. watchdog The report, released Thursday, said the funds were withheld for a "policy reason, which is not permitted under the Impoundment Control Act."...
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Trump broke law by freezing aid to Ukraine: government watchdog A nonpartisan government monitor on Thursday said the Trump White House violated the law when it froze millions of dollars in military aid that had b...
18:32, 2020-01-16

Impeachment trial opens as watchdog says Trump broke law on Ukraine Government accountability office finds suspension of of military aid at Trump’s direction violated lawTrump ‘knew exactly what was going on’ in Ukrai...
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Watchdog: White House broke US law over Ukraine aid A watchdog has said the White House violated federal law by withholding aid intended for Ukraine. It comes as Ukraine announced an investigation into...
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Ukraine's president rejected one of Trump's main defenses for withholding military aid, but denied there was a quid pro quo REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky pushed back on President Donald Trump repeatedly referring to his country as corrupt in...
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Congressional watchdog to review Trump administration's use of biofuel waivers The U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) will review the Trump administration's use of waivers exempting oil refineries from the nation's biof...
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Trump’s direction to suspend Ukraine aid violated law, says watchdog Government accountability office alleges fresh wrongdoing by Trump administrationTrump ‘knew exactly what was going on’ in Ukraine, says Giuliani ass...
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Trump Administration's Visa Delays Are Leaving International Students Stranded and Broke International students are begging their universities for a solution after increasing processing times for work visas through U.S. Citizenship and Im...
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Intel's top watchdog testifies as Trump's Ukraine mess spirals The intelligence community’s top watchdog arrived on Capitol Hill Friday morning amid an uproar over President Donald Trump’s open solicitation of as...
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Watchdog warns Trump administration handling of steel tariffs raises appearance of 'improper influence' The Commerce Department's Inspector General's Office said the Trump administration's handling of requests for exclusions from tariffs on steel and al...
19:12, 2019-10-30

Government watchdog warns that Trump administration's tariff exclusion process appears tainted by 'improper influence' Alex Wong/Getty Images An internal government watchdog faulted the Department of Commerce for its lack of transparency on the Trump administration's ...
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FBI's Trump-Russia inquiry wasn't biased against president, watchdog finds Inspector general report pinpoints ‘serious performance failures’ in monitoring of a Trump aide, but says FBI had ‘authorized purpose’ An FBI investi...
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FBI probe into Trump campaign’s Russia ties was justified, watchdog finds The findings undercut U.S. President Donald Trump’s claim that he was the target of a “witch hunt.”...
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Former Ukraine ambassador: Trump broke ‘sacred trust’ with American diplomats President Trump decided to recall the U.S. ambassador to Ukraine based on foreign allegations that his own political appointees at the State Departme...
00:16, 2019-10-12

Ex-Ukraine envoy: Trump broke ‘sacred trust’ with American diplomats President Trump decided to recall the U.S. ambassador to Ukraine based on foreign allegations that his own political appointees at the State Departme...
23:44, 2019-10-11

The 5 states adopting the Trump administration's healthcare plan for poor Americans paid more than $400 million just to process paperwork, government watchdog says Mark Wilson/Getty Images The Trump administration's efforts to impose work requirements on Medicaid cost more than $400 million in paperwork and othe...
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FBI's Russia probe not motivated by political bias against Donald Trump, watchdog finds An FBI probe into Donald Trump's election campaign's alleged collusion with Russia was not motivated by political bias against the president, a watch...
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'I can’t feel my heart': children separated under Trump show signs of PTSD, watchdog finds Children also experience night terrors and separation anxiety, and as adults face greater risks of mental and physical challengesSeparated from his f...
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Trump administration mulling new ambassador to Ukraine: report White House officials have begun to narrow down their potential picks for US ambassador to Ukraine, according to a new report. Among those being cons...
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William Barr reportedly refused to declare Trump broke no laws over Ukraine – live Attorney general refused a request by Trump to hold a news conference and declare that no laws were broken in the call, New York Times reportedSign u...
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Trump's false theory that whistleblower requirements changed just before the complaint over his Ukraine call got shut down by the intelligence watchdog Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images The US intelligence community's watchdog rejected a theory floated by President Donald Trump that the whistleblower pro...
13:08, 2019-10-01

It looks like the Trump administration's pressure campaign against Ukraine may have gone further than freezing military aid Reuters The United States' move to stop sending critical assistance to Ukraine appears to have extended further than just the suspension of a nearly ...
09:44, 2019-10-25

A 20-year-old student journalist broke the news of a key State Department resignation amid the Trump-Ukraine firestorm Kevin Hurley/The State Press via Associated Press A 20-year-old student journalist broke news on Friday that a key State Department official had res...
07:04, 2019-09-29

White House acknowledges, then denies, withholding Ukraine military aid for favors A top White Hosue official said a decision to withhold military support to Ukraine was tied to the president's demand Kyiv investigate the 2016 US pr...
01:08, 2019-10-18

Trump's secret plan to pressure Ukraine reportedly pitted administration officials against each other Reuters President Donald Trump's request to block nearly $400 million in military aid from Ukraine was primarily driven by a small group of top offic...
03:32, 2019-12-30

Trump administration approves Ukraine arms sale at play in Zelensky call U.S. officials have approved the arms sale at the center of President Trump’s controversial request for Ukraine to investigate Joe Biden....
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E.P.A. Broke Rules in Shake-Up of Science Panels, Federal Watchdog Says The Government Accountability Office found that the administration “did not consistently ensure” that appointees to E.P.A. advisory boards met federa...
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Interior Official Broke Ethics Rules, Government Watchdog Concludes A senior Interior Department official broke ethics rules when he met with his former employer to discuss Interior business, the inspector general sai...
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Watchdog finds DEA was ‘slow to respond’ to opioid epidemic WASHINGTON — The Drug Enforcement Administration was “slow to respond” as America grappled with a rising opioid epidemic, the Justice Department’s in...
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DOJ watchdog finds DEA was 'slow to respond' to opioid crisis The Drug Enforcement Agency was "slow to respond" to the opioid overdose crisis that took the lives of more than 300,000 Americans since 2000, the Ju...
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NHS fines for 1.7 million people overturned, watchdog finds A watchdog finds £188m incorrect penalties by the NHS in England for dental treatment and prescriptions....
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Watchdog reveals mysterious attempt to smear ex-U.S. ambassador to Ukraine The State Department’s inspector general briefed congressional aides Wednesday about an apparent attempt to smear the former U.S. ambassador to Ukrai...
00:52, 2019-10-03

Trump's ex-Ukraine envoy said she felt 'shocked' and threatened when Trump told Ukraine's president she was 'going to go through some things' Scott J. Applewhite/AP Marie Yovanovitch, the US's former ambassador to Ukraine, told Congress she was "shocked," "concerned," and threatened by comm...
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Watchdog finds rotting food at migrant detention facilities WASHINGTON (AP) — Homeland Security’s watchdog agency says it has found rotting food, moldy and dilapidated bathrooms and practices that violat...
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U.S. watchdog finds $6.7 billion in questionable Medicare payments to insurers A U.S. government watchdog is raising fresh concerns that health insurers are exaggerating how sick Medicare patients are, receiving billions of doll...
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Justice Department stands by Mnuchin withholding Trump’s tax returns The department argues there was a plan to make the president’s tax returns public, which means the request was not to carry out a legitimate legislat...
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State Department watchdog to give ‘urgent’ Ukraine briefing on Capitol Hill: report The State Department Inspector General is expected to deliver an “urgent” briefing to staffers on House and Senate committees Wednesday a...
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GOP Sen. Johnson calls Pelosi’s withholding impeachment charges against Trump ‘bizarre’ Republican Sen. Ron Johnson called the articles of impeachment passed by the House last week “pretty thin gruel” and described Speaker Na...
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Ethics watchdog finds Ottawa MP Anita Vandenbeld guilty of conflict-of-interest violations An Ottawa member of Parliament violated conflict-of-interest rules when she asked voters to elect her husband to Ottawa city council last year, says ...
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Trump could be handing a big win to Iran and Russia by withholding military aid to Lebanon as it spirals into a crisis Alkis Konstantinidis/Reuters The Trump administration has frozen over $100 million in military aid to Lebanon as it faces a major political crisis, a...
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Trump's budget officials ordered the Pentagon to deny Ukraine aid 90 minutes after Ukraine call, new documents found Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post via Getty Images Officials in the Office of Management and Budget reportedly began ordering the Pentagon to freeze...
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LIVE: 2 top Russia and Ukraine advisers say they were 'shocked,' 'saddened,' and 'disappointed' by Trump's July 25 call with Ukraine's president AP Photo/Andrew Harnik House investigators leading the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump are hearing testimony from Fiona Hill and Davi...
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'Sondland told Trump that Zelensky 'loves your ass'': Official who overheard a call between Trump and a US ambassador testifies Trump asked about Ukraine investigations Reuters Gordon Sondland, US Ambassador to the European Union, confirmed to President Donald Trump over a July 26, phone call that Ukrainian President...
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Watchdog condemns Trump officials who punished staffer over Iranian heritage Inspector general recommends disciplinary action for Brian Hook and others, in latest scandal to roil US state departmentThe state department’s watch...
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Trump wants to fire the intelligence watchdog who told Congress about the whistleblower's complaint Reuters President Donald Trump has repeatedly discussed the possibility of firing Michael Atkinson, the intelligence community inspector general, The...
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Watchdog condemns Trump officials for bias against staffer of Iranian heritage Inspector general recommends disciplinary action for Brian Hook and others, in latest scandal to roil US state departmentThe state department’s watch...
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DoJ internal watchdog report clears FBI of illegal surveillance of Trump adviser – live Report concludes FBI had a legal ‘authorized purpose’ in monitoring communications of Trump election campaign adviser Carter PageHelp us cover the cr...
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'S--- just got real': DOJ watchdog uncovers pro-Trump text messages between FBI agents after 2016 election Reuters The Justice Department's watchdog uncovered a series of text messages between two FBI agents cheerleading President Donald Trump's victory in...
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Trump-Russia: DoJ watchdog insists 'We stand by our report' despite Barr criticism – live Inspector general Michael Horowitz defends report that found FBI investigation into 2016 Trump campaign was justified – follow liveHelp us cover the ...
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Harris urges DOJ watchdog to probe whether Trump asked Barr to investigate 'enemies' Sen. Kamala Harris called on the Justice Department inspector general to look into whether Attorney General William Barr had received or complied wit...
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Trump to meet with Chinese president, says deal was 95% done before talks broke down President Trump said Monday that he'll hold face-to-face talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping at the G-20 summit in Japan in late June. The meetin...
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Trump says China broke promise to buy American farm goods President Trump on Thursday accused China of breaking a promise President Xi Jinping made at the G20 to buy more US farm products — ratcheting up the...
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2 top Trump deputies drafted a statement for Ukraine's president committing him to pursuing political investigations for Trump Reuters Two top US diplomats in Ukraine drafted a statement in August that would have committed Ukraine to investigating former Vice President Joe Bi...
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Zelensky will do 'anything you ask him to': Official who overheard a call between Trump and a US ambassador testifies Trump asked about Ukraine investigations Reuters Gordon Sondland, US Ambassador to the European Union, confirmed to President Donald Trump over a July 26, phone call that Ukrainian President...
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Trump EPA watchdog nominee advances as senators look to smooth dispute involving agency chief of staff President Trump’s nominee to head the Environmental Protection Agency’s watchdog office moved closer to confirmation Wednesday with approval from a S...
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The State Department's watchdog will tell Congress about efforts to intimidate officials from cooperating with the Trump impeachment inquiry Leah Millis/Reuters The State Department's internal watchdog will brief a bipartisan group of congressional staffers on Wednesday afternoon about ret...
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TERFs Have Taught the Trump Administration Well In 26 states, because of a lack of explicit protections for workers based on their gender identity, transgender workers can still be legally fired fo...
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How Veep evolved under the Trump administration When HBO’s Veep first premiered during the Obama administration, it was touted as being one of the most accurate representations of DC politics on te...
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Scrap ‘Obamacare’? Maybe not all, says Trump administration WASHINGTON (AP) — Scrap “Obamacare”? Well, maybe not all of it. The Trump administration is arguing in federal court that the entire Affo...
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Justice Department's watchdog's highly anticipated report on the Russia probe throws a wrench into Trump's conspiracy theories Jonathan Ernst/Reuters The Justice Department's inspector general released a highly anticipated report Monday of his findings in an investigation int...
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Trump administration rolls out changes to Endangered Species Act The Trump Administration is rolling out changes to the landmark Endangered Species Act. The changes will allow the federal government to put an econo...
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The Trump administration is thinking about banning end-to-end encryption The proliferation of end-to-end encryption services has been fantastic for end users and for privacy, but it has also been a huge problem for intelli...
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US arrests banker for Trump administration job bribe The head of a prestigious bank is accused of approving loans in exchange for a job in the White House. Although he failed to get one, he was placed o...
19:28, 2019-05-23

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Kirstjen Nielsen said she resigned from the Trump administration because 'saying no' was 'not going to be enough' Associated Press/Alex Brandon Former Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said Tuesday she resigned from the Trump administration because she...
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Trump praises his administration's environmental efforts The US president did not mention climate change, but spoke of improvements to the economy and pollution....
00:00, 2019-07-09

Trump Administration Plans to Ban Flavored E-Cigarettes As vaping-related illnesses spread, President Trump and top health officials met at the White House to discuss ways to keep the products away from te...
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Trump administration moves to ban flavored e-cigarettes President Trump and officials from the FDA and Health and Human Services said Wednesday they’re preparing a ban on flavored e-cigarettes. The announc...
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Trump administration finally releases Lebanon aid A congressional aide told POLITICO that the administration "has not provided any explanation of why it was held."...
23:48, 2019-12-02

Trump administration announces asylum restrictions TUCSON –The Trump administration announced a new rule that would make it a lot more difficult for migrants to seek asylum in the United States....
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Trump administration restricts some e-cigarette flavors The Trump administration on Thursday announced a ban on some popular e-cigarette flavors, including fruit and mint, to curb rising teenage use of vap...
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Trump says his administration will determine an age for e-cigarette buys U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday his administration would come up with an age for e-cigarette purchases....
21:12, 2019-11-22

The Trump Administration takes aim at vaping and E-cigarettes The Trump Administration has now gotten involved after a surge of deaths and illnesses connected to vaping and e-cigarettes. The Trump Administration...
20:44, 2019-09-12

Trump administration rejects subpoena for tax returns WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is missing another deadline to produce President Donald Trump’s tax returns. A top House Democrat sa...
23:12, 2019-05-17

Trump administration weakens use of Endangered Species Act The action, which expands the administration's rewrite of U.S. environmental laws, is the latest that targets protections, including for water, air a...
04:40, 2019-08-13

Trump administration dominates ‘SNL’ cold open Barr questions where Trump is during such a tense time. Pence says he has more important things to deal with, such as "meeting with an alligator bree...
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Trump's Immigration Proposal, Much Like His Administration, Is Garbage On Thursday, President Trump is set to unveil a new immigration plan created by his listless son-in-law Jared Kushner—who once auctioned his position...
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Trump Administration Announces Changes to Citizenship Test Because the white nationalists immigration hardliners in the executive branch just can’t help themselves from showing their true colors, Trump admini...
19:12, 2019-07-21

Trump administration restricts some e-cigarette flavors, The Trump administration on Thursday announced a ban on some popular e-cigarette flavors, including fruit and mint, to curb rising teenage use of vap...
22:44, 2020-01-02

Trump administration trying to bring A$AP Rocky home First Lady Melania Trump says her husband’s administration is working with the State Department to try to bring rapper A$AP Rocky home...
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Trump administration wants to raise cost for U.S. citizenship WASHINGTON – U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services announced the proposed changes for citizenship application fees on Thursday. The applica...
02:48, 2019-11-15

Trump administration to brief senators on election security Officials from President Donald Trump’s administration will brief senators on election security on Wednesday amid bipartisan agreement that Russia in...
19:04, 2019-07-08

Impeachment inquiry: Trump administration will not participate The Trump administration says it will not participate in "illegitimate" impeachment probe. US ambassador to the EU, Sondland, was subpoenaed after St...
01:04, 2019-10-09

The Trump administration is trying to make war with Iran inevitable We should view Iran’s recent posturing for what it is: retaliation to the Trump administration’s unnecessary and deliberate provocationLast night, in...
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A Warning by Anonymous review – inside the Trump administration A ‘senior Trump official’ exposes chaos in the bizarre court of King Donald and asks: ‘What to do next?’One of the recurring scenes of the Trump era ...
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Trump administration to weaken protections for endangered beetle Fish and Wildlife Service is proposing to ‘downlist’ the burying beetle, which would allow drilling in Oklahoma and nearby statesThe Trump administra...
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Trump administration giving hi-tech visas new scrutiny The administration began rejecting more visa extensions for immigrants with high-tech or other specialized skills, a little-noticed policy change tha...
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03:28, 2019-10-16

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Google follows the Trump administration and gives Huawei a temporary reprieve With Huawei on the ropes, yesterday the Trump administration gave the company a three-month reprieve allowing the company to access U.S. components a...
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The Trump administration's dangerous fever dream about Iran The Iran debate in Washington is increasingly divorced from reality – and that should worry usThe Trump administration is caught in a fever dream abo...
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Trump administration defends Ice raids and says timing was 'unfortunate' Acting head of homeland security admits raids in Mississippi were badly timed after El Paso attacks targeting Mexicans Trump administration officials...
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The Latest: Trump administration ups tariff talk on China WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the tariffs standoff between the United States and China (all times local): 6:50 p.m. U.S. Trade Representative Rober...
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The Trump Administration Proposes Immigrants Pay $1,000 Fee to Appeal Deportations The Trump Administration has made it its mission to ruin the lives of immigrants, and their latest ploy might be one of their most nefarious yet....
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Trump administration proposes plan to raise U.S. biofuels use -EPA The Trump administration, in an effort to mend fences with the powerful corn lobby, proposed a new formula on Tuesday to boost biofuels demand, but t...
00:04, 2019-10-16

Trump administration accuses California of water pollution Escalating its fight with California, the Trump administration accused the state of failing to stop water pollution from such sources as human waste ...
21:36, 2019-09-27

Critics set to unload on Trump administration biofuel proposal Representatives of both the oil and corn industries are poised to sound off against the Trump administration's proposed biofuels plan for next year d...
13:44, 2019-10-30

Trump administration moves to allow drug importations from Canada The Trump administration announced proposed rules Wednesday to allow states to establish programs to import drugs from Canada and to give drug compan...
14:56, 2019-12-18

Trump administration announces plans to ban flavored e-cigarettes The Trump administration announced plans on Wednesday to remove all flavored e-cigarettes from store shelves in a crackdown on vaping after a handful...
22:44, 2019-09-11

Good Riddance to One of the Worst Members of the Trump Administration The Trump administration is and always has been an all-star lineup of some of the most despicable people on the planet, but even in this tough crowd,...
21:56, 2019-05-29

Trump administration to announce policy on flavored e-cigarettes 'very soon' The Trump administration will announce its highly anticipated policy on flavored e-cigarettes "very soon," the president's advisor Kellyanne Con...
18:32, 2019-11-06

Trump Administration Announces New Cuba Travel Restrictions The Treasury Department said it would crack down on the most popular ways for Americans to visit the island....
19:32, 2019-06-04

Trump administration reports drop in border apprehensions PHOENIX, Ariz. – The Trump administration says it saw a 30-percent drop in the number of people apprehended at the southern border from July to...
05:00, 2019-09-10

Trump Administration Hardens Its Attack on Climate Science In a significant escalation, policymakers are seeking to undermine or discard research showing the most dire risks of inaction on climate change....
23:28, 2019-05-27

Trump brings Kirstjen Nielsen back into his administration Kirstjen Nielsen, the former secretary for the Department of Homeland Security who left her post in April, is rejoining the administration in a minor...
15:04, 2019-10-10

Trump administration defies subpoena seeking tax returns Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said in a letter that he will not comply with a subpoena for six years of Trump's tax returns because the request "...
00:48, 2019-05-18

Trump administration says Obamacare plan premiums to fall Monthly premiums for an average 2020 Obamacare health insurance plan will fall about 4 percent from this year, according to a report released Tuesday...
15:52, 2019-10-22

Trump administration announces changes to Endangered Species Act rules Enlarge / Bald eages are another success story for the ESA; they came off the threatened list in 2007, half a century after the US nearly lost its na...
17:52, 2019-08-13

California sues Trump administration over drilling plan California on Friday sued the Trump administration over its plan to open up more than a million acres of public lands in the Golden State to oil and ...
20:52, 2020-01-17

New York sues Trump administration to enforce Clean Air Act New York and Connecticut sued the Trump administration on Thursday, alleging it has failed to enforce the U.S. Clean Air Act and allowed five neighbo...
21:08, 2020-01-16

The Trump Administration Killed A Driverless Car Committee Nobody Seemed To Have A Problem With In the final days of the Obama administration, the Department of Transportation formed a committee to advise on the emerging technology of self-drivi...
23:52, 2019-08-09

Trump administration sanctions Iran’s foreign minister The US on Wednesday slapped financial sanctions on Iran’s foreign minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, as part of its escalating campaign of pressur...
23:20, 2019-07-31

Trump administration to overhaul environmental review regulations Regulations would limit projects that require environmental review and no longer require agencies to weigh climate impactsThe Trump administration is...
18:36, 2020-01-06

Trump administration may take out billboard ads in Central America about migrating to US Trump administration officials are thinking about launching a Public Service Announcement-type campaign in some Central American countries in an atte...
20:28, 2019-06-05

The Big Diesel Lie Grows While The Trump Administration Rolls Coal Who can forget Dieselgate, the headline-grabbing, reputation-destroying pollution scandal of 2015? In which Volkswagen AG, one of the planet’s larges...
20:24, 2019-08-13

The Trump administration puts a stop to the UN's pro-choice propaganda The purpose of the United Nations, as it defines it, is the “maintenance of international peace and security.”...
19:48, 2019-09-24

Trump administration to tell California: You can't make clean car rules The Trump administration on Thursday is expected to revoke California's authority to set its own greenhouse gas and vehicle fuel efficiency standards...
12:44, 2019-09-19

Trump administration threatens additional sanctions on Iran On the first anniversary of Washington's withdrawal from the 2015 landmark deal between Tehran and world powers, U.S. officials said they would keep ...
21:36, 2019-05-08

The Trump administration says more China tariffs could be imposed in December AP President Donald Trump was swift to assert the US has made "very substantial" progress on trade with China last week. But American businesses and ...
19:00, 2019-10-14

Trump Administration Joins Climate Change in War Against Earth It’s no secret that the Trump administration is actively antagonistic toward the reality of climate change. But according to a New York Times story p...
16:24, 2019-05-28

The Trump administration says 'humane policing' could be used to reduce homelessness The Trump administration said this week it could address homelessness through heavier law enforcement activity. That has drawn backlash from advocacy...
19:48, 2019-09-17

The Trump administration granted Huawei a new 90-day license extension REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke -/File Photo President Donald Trump's administration issued a 90-day extension allowing US companies to continue doing busi...
01:32, 2019-11-19

The Trump Administration Just Loosened Methane Emissions Rules. Here’s What To Know On Thursday, the Environmental Protection Agency announced plans to loosen regulations on methane, a potent greenhouse gas known to propel climate ch...
04:08, 2019-08-30

Trump administration calls impeachment inquiry 'a coup' US President Donald Trump says the inquiry takes away "the power of the people," while Secretary of State Mike Pompeo seeks to prevent testimony from...
06:44, 2019-10-02

Trump administration suspends trade complaint against China WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration has suspended a complaint it had made against China to the World Trade Organization, a shift that might si...
23:28, 2019-06-14

Trump administration reviewing foreign money to US colleges The U.S. Education Department is opening investigations into foreign funding at Georgetown University and Texas A&M University as the Trump administr...
20:56, 2019-06-13

Trump administration to approve pesticide that may harm bees EPA said studies it considered, most of which were sponsored by industry, found sulfoxaflor isn’t dangerous for the pollinators The Trump administrat...
20:20, 2019-07-12

The Trump Administration Is Screwing Poor Mexicans Out of Visas While the Trump administration’s “public charge” regulation changes are still days away from being finalized, Politico reports that the State Departm...
19:44, 2019-08-07

Trump Administration Threatens to Cut U.S. Highway Funds From California Saying California has the worst air quality in the country, the E.P.A. chief fires the latest salvo in an escalating battle over clean air and states...
06:56, 2019-09-24

Trump administration makes move to replace NAFTA WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration has triggered the process for submitting a bill to Congress that would implement the president’s new...
02:24, 2019-05-31

Trump administration clamps down on e-cigarette flavors, except menthol The Trump administration on Thursday announced a ban on some popular e-cigarette flavors, including fruit and mint, to curb rising teenage use of vap...
21:12, 2020-01-02

Trump administration relents over census citizenship question After supreme court decision, commerce secretary says forms being printed without question that could affect electionsThe Trump administration said o...
02:48, 2019-07-03

Trump administration wants to show Boris Johnson that US does chicken right WASHINGTON — The Trump administration hatched a plan to combat bad headlines about US food practices, including infamous “chlorinated chickens,...
01:52, 2019-09-07

Trump administration cannot enforce ‘public charge’ rule A New York appeals court on Wednesday upheld a lower court ruling blocking the Trump Administration from enacting a new regulation making it easier t...
22:28, 2020-01-08

Trump administration seeks to bar convicted immigrants from asylum WASHINGTON — Immigrants convicted of illegally reentering the US, driving drunk or committing domestic violence will be barred from claiming asylum u...
00:36, 2019-12-19

Trump administration seeks to hit EU with tariffs over Airbus subsidies The Trump administration announced Tuesday that it was moving forward with a plan to seek retaliatory tariffs on European Union goods over the EU's s...
21:48, 2019-05-14

Trump Administration Weakens Protections for Endangered Species The Trump administration announced far-reaching revisions to the Endangered Species Act, which was first enacted in 1973....
17:32, 2019-08-12

Trump administration pulls $1B for California rail project SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Trump administration is canceling nearly $1 billion in federal money for California’s high-speed rail project. Th...
22:52, 2019-05-16

House lawmakers sue Trump administration for president's tax returns Ways and means committee’s lawsuit is latest salvo in clash between Democrats and presidentA House committee sued the Trump administration in federal...
03:28, 2019-07-03

U.S. firms find way around Huawei ban, Trump administration is divided about what to do Yesterday we told you that U.S. based chip maker Micron Technologies did some research and discovered that it could legally ship some of its products...
21:20, 2019-06-26

Trump administration to delay decision on auto tariffs The White House will delay for up to six months a decision on whether it will impose tariffs on cars and auto parts. The Trump administration put the...
19:56, 2019-05-15

Soleimani killing: A look at the Trump administration’s evolving explanations Donald Trump and other members of the administration have made contradictory statements about the reasons for the killing....
23:16, 2020-01-13

Trump administration seeks to target nationwide injunctions WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence will announce Wednesday that the Trump administration intends to challenge the right of federal district ...
23:20, 2019-05-08

Trump administration delays ‘conscience’ abortion rule The rule allows medical workers to decline performing abortions or other treatments on moral or religious grounds....
00:48, 2019-06-30

Trump administration proposes plan to raise U.S. biofuels use: EPA The Trump administration, in an effort to mend fences with the powerful corn lobby, proposed a deal on Tuesday to offset waivers for oil refiners exe...
19:32, 2019-10-15

Trump administration to continue deporting Venezuelans despite crisis US as yet unwilling to grant temporary protected statusSenators accuse Trump of ‘having it both ways’ over MaduroThe Trump administration has said it...
01:32, 2019-07-17

Trump administration wants to reverse Obama-era LGBT protections Team Trump proposed revoking Obama-era anti-discrimination protections for transgender people in health care on Friday — a move LGBT groups fear will...
23:12, 2019-05-24

Gordon Sondland Threw Half the Trump Administration Under the Bus Gordon Sondland's impeachment inquiry testimony implicated multiple Cabinet-level officials in the Trump-Ukraine scandal....
01:08, 2019-11-21

Trump Administration Says Obamacare Lawsuit Can Wait Until After the Election The Department of Justice told the Supreme Court that the case did not represent an “emergency” that would require a speedy ruling....
00:00, 2020-01-11

Trump Administration Identifies 1,712 More Children That May Have Been Separated at Border As part of a court-ordered review of potentially thousands of additional family separations at the border, the Trump administration has identified ov...
18:40, 2019-05-19

Trump administration admits that the threat of Huawei spying was enough for a ban It seems the Trump administration has finally explained the rationale for its actions against Huawei that culminated in a sweeping ban of US companie...
04:24, 2019-07-06

Trump administration to relax methane limits at oil and gas operations The Trump administration on Thursday will propose rolling back Obama-era limits on emissions of methane at oil and gas operations on Thursday, a gove...
16:08, 2019-08-29

A judge ordered Trump to pay $2 million to settle a lawsuit alleging he and his children repeatedly broke charity laws Associated Press/Patrick Semansky President Donald Trump must pay $2 million to settle a lawsuit alleging that he and his children misused the Trump ...
21:40, 2019-11-07

Trump was eating meatloaf and ice cream at Mar-a-Lago as news of Iranian General Qassem Soleimani's assassination broke President Donald Trump was eating dinner at Mar-a-Lago Thursday night when news broke of the US assassination of Iran general Qassem Soleimani. CNN r...
17:40, 2020-01-03

Trump administration to set up plan allowing prescription meds from Canada WASHINGTON — The Trump administration said Wednesday it will create a way for Americans to legally and safely import lower-cost prescription drugs fr...
23:04, 2019-07-31

Trump administration begins Paris climate pact exit The Trump administration said on Monday it filed paperwork to withdraw the United States from the Paris Agreement, the first formal step in a one-yea...
01:12, 2019-11-05

Trump administration advances plan for $300 billion in new China tariffs The White House took a step Monday toward placing new tariffs on $300 billion of Chinese goods by submitting the proposal for public comment....
23:44, 2019-05-13

Family of Harry Dunn announce plan to sue Trump administration US government tried to ‘twist’ immunity law, says lawyer for family of 19-year-old killed in crashThe family of Harry Dunn, the 19-year-old motorcycl...
15:32, 2019-10-29

Trump administration won't ban pesticide tied to childhood brain damage Evironmental Protection Agency rejects proposed ban on chlorpyrifos, despite growing evidence of its toxicityThe US government has rejected a propose...
00:12, 2019-07-19

Lebanon slams Trump administration’s Mideast peace plan BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanon’s Parliament Speaker Nabih Berri has criticized the Trump administration’s $50 billion investment proposal, part of...
13:16, 2019-06-23

Don’t let the Trump administration vandalize Lady Liberty’s inspiring message Ken Cuccinelli offered his own revision of one of America’s most famous poems. It wasn’t pretty....
23:28, 2019-08-14

Trump administration announces plan to allow imports of prescription drugs The Trump administration announced plans to allow the importation of drugs from other countries, a major part of President Trump's agenda for lowerin...
17:12, 2019-07-31

Daily on Healthcare: Trump administration will allow imports of prescription drugs Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
17:12, 2019-07-31

Trump administration bars California from requiring cleaner cars The Trump administration said on Thursday it is revoking California's authority to set its own auto tailpipe emissions standards and to require some ...
14:32, 2019-09-19

Trump administration bans medical research using fetal tissue The Trump administration is ending medical research by government scientists using human fetal tissue, a victory for abortion foes and a setback for ...
19:20, 2019-06-05

Illinois to defy Trump administration's abortion referral 'gag rule' Illinois will defy enforcement of the Trump administration's rule barring taxpayer-backed family planning clinics from making abortion referrals, the...
23:44, 2019-07-18

Democrats oppose proposed Trump administration changes to apprenticeship laws A group of about 150 Democrats told the Trump administration Monday that it objected to proposed changes to federal apprenticeship programs, a key pu...
01:40, 2019-08-27

Lawsuit filed against Trump Administration by Center for Biological Diversity Unmute __("Play", "storymate") 00:00 TUCSON - The Center for Biological...
16:24, 2020-01-14

Trump administration to issue 30,000 additional visas for temporary workers The Trump administration announced Monday that it will make 30,000 additional visas available for temporary non-agricultural workers available in 201...
19:56, 2019-05-06

Trump Administration delays construction along border wall until October TUCSON – Construction for the U.S.- Mexico border wall in Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument and Cabeza Prieta National Wildlife Refuge will b...
03:20, 2019-08-15

Exclusive: Navient CEO personally lobbied Trump administration on preemption Wyden to introduce bill taxing e-cigarettes — Report: Teachers often look to colleagues for help with students’ challenges...
16:56, 2019-08-15

Trump administration moves to end U.S. research using fetal tissue from abortions The Trump administration on Wednesday said it would end scientific research at the National Institutes of Health that relies on fetal tissue from ele...
01:08, 2019-06-06

Trump administration’s abortion rules can take effect, appeals court says More than 20 states and several civil rights and health organizations challenged the rules in cases filed in Oregon, Washington and California....
22:52, 2019-06-20

Trump administration launches project to keep plastic waste out of oceans The Energy Department is launching a program to partner with the private sector in developing technologies to recycle plastic and keep waste out of r...
20:16, 2019-11-21

Trump Administration's Newest Plan Is to Let School Kids Go Hungry The Trump administration’s new proposed SNAP eligibility rules would cut 3.1 million Americans from the food assistance program. If that weren’t enou...
03:08, 2019-07-30

Trump administration ends migrant medical care protections Mariela Sanchez, a native of Honduras who recently applied for the special exemption, said a denial would amount to a death sentence for her 16-year-...
02:36, 2019-08-27

Trump Administration Files Formal Request to Strike Down All of Obamacare The court filing, which goes beyond an earlier administration position, is expected to be an issue in the presidential campaign....
01:40, 2019-05-02

The Trump Administration Was Not Down With Displaying a Rainbow Flag on Federal Land Queer activists celebrated when it was announced in 2017 that a rainbow flag would be flown outside the Stonewall Inn in Greenwich Village, where a r...
01:48, 2019-06-25

Trump Administration Reportedly Thinking of Admitting Zero Refugees Next Year Officials within the Trump administration have proposed cutting the number of refugees it admits into the U.S. next year to almost zero, according to...
14:24, 2019-07-19

Van Hollen says Trump administration must produce evidence that led to Soleimani strike Sen. Chris Van Hollen on Sunday asserted that the Trump administration was obligated to "present the evidence" that justified an U.S. airstrike again...
18:04, 2020-01-05

U.S. states sue Trump administration over weakened endangered species protections California and 16 other U.S. states sued the Trump administration on Wednesday over its efforts to weaken protections for endangered species....
23:24, 2019-09-25

Apple urges Trump administration 'not to proceed' with Chinese tariffs Apple is urging the Trump administration to rethink the next set of proposed Chinese tariffs....
23:48, 2019-06-20

13 U.S. states sue over Trump administration’s rule to limit legal immigration The rule, unveiled on Monday and to take effect Oct. 15, expands the definition of a public charge, allowing denials to visa applicants who fail to m...
05:24, 2019-08-15

Administration touts 100th mile of border wall under Trump YUMA, Ariz. (AP) — Trump administration officials on Friday touted the 100th mile (161st kilometer) of border wall to be built since the president to...
21:16, 2020-01-11

Trump administration officials brief Congress, say goal is to deter Iran After a day of closed-door briefings on Capitol Hill, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said their objecti...
03:28, 2019-05-22

Trump administration drops labelling China as a currency manipulator Administration drops charges as the two superpowers move closer to a trade dealThe Trump administration has withdrawn its designation of China as cur...
09:12, 2020-01-14

California, 22 other states sue Trump administration to keep auto emission rules California and 22 other states sued Friday to stop the Trump administration from revoking the authority of the nation's most populous state to set em...
20:52, 2019-09-20

California suing Trump Administration over Endangered Species Act rollbacks California Attorney General Xavier Becerra on Wednesday said the state was taking legal action against the Trump administration's efforts to weaken t...
21:12, 2019-09-25

Trump administration submits proposal to end food stamps ‘loophole’ Residents signing up for food stamps in Minnesota are provided a brochure about domestic violence, but it doesn’t matter if they even read the pamphl...
03:56, 2019-07-29

The Trump administration is warning allies to stay away from Huawei — but not everyone's listening AP/Evan Vucci/Vincent Yu/Business Insider composite The US and Chinese phone giant Huawei are at each other's throats. America claims Huawei is used ...
14:52, 2020-01-13

Twenty-two states sue Trump administration over carbon rule replacement Twenty-two states, including New York and California, and seven cities on Tuesday sued to challenge the Environmental Protection Agency's replacement...
20:16, 2019-08-13

States Sue Trump Administration Over Rollback of Obama-Era Climate Rule The legal fight over how to regulate coal-burning plants could ultimately determine how much leverage the government has to fight global warming....
18:32, 2019-08-13

California And 23 Other States Sue Trump Administration As Emissions Fight Escalates For decades, California’s been able to set its own emissions standards, but the Trump Administration moved this week to end that ability as it seeks ...
20:52, 2019-09-20

Trump administration lets religious doctors opt out of abortion referrals The Trump administration on Thursday said insurers and medical workers who have faith-based objections to providing abortions, sterilization, or medi...
18:36, 2019-05-02

California Sues the Trump Administration in Its Escalating War Over Auto Emissions California, joined by 23 other states, sued to block the administration’s unprecedented reversal of the state’s authority to set its own rules on cl...
18:48, 2019-09-20

Megan Rapinoe: My national anthem protests are an ‘F you’ to Trump administration Soccer star Megan Rapinoe has vowed to continue her national anthem protests while representing the US in next month’s Women’s World Cup —...
14:32, 2019-05-14

Trump administration's war on science has hit 'crisis point', experts warn Nonpartisan taskforce of ex-government officials reports ‘almost weekly violations’ of norms meant to safeguard objective researchThe treatment of sc...
11:13, 2019-10-03

Trump administration pushes to speed up cases of migrant families Immigrants can get permits to work legally in the United States once their asylum applications are pending before a judge for six months, which many ...
06:04, 2019-08-04

Trump Administration to Finalize Rollback of Clean Water Protections The administration is expected to complete the repeal of a major Obama-era regulation that put limits on chemicals that could be used near streams...
17:12, 2019-09-12

US Supreme Court allows Trump administration to enforce asylum restrictions The top court's decision means the Trump administration can implement stricter asylum rules along the US-Mexican border while the policy is challenge...
03:24, 2019-09-12

Trump administration weakens U.S. wildlife protections over objections of conservationists The Trump administration on Monday finalized changes to provisions of the U.S. Endangered Species Act it says will streamline the decades-old wildlif...
19:32, 2019-08-12

Trump administration announces nearly $2B for states to fight opioid crisis The Trump administration is providing states with $1.8 billion to fight the opioid crisis, the latest in a string of White House actions shaping the ...
18:28, 2019-09-04

Lawsuit filed against Trump Administration by Centers for Biological Diversity TUCSON -- The Centers for Biological Diversity has filed a lawsuit against the Trump Administration for failing to prevent livestock from damaging so...
06:56, 2020-01-14

Trump administration opens door to importing medicine from Canada The Trump administration took a first step on Wednesday toward allowing the importation of medicines from Canada, an action the president has advocat...
16:00, 2019-07-31

Trump Administration Bars Pride Flags from Embassy Flagpoles Four-year Dadaist art installation Trump and his administration are rejecting requests from United States embassies to fly the rainbow flag most clos...
20:36, 2019-06-09

Trump administration considers September unveiling of healthcare plan: WSJ U.S. President Donald Trump's administration is considering unveiling, as early as September, his healthcare plan as part of his presidential re-elec...
21:40, 2019-08-03

Mystery grows as Trump administration withholds more than US$100 million in Lebanon aid David Hale told the impeachment inquiry there were parallels between the Lebanon and Ukraine aid....
02:28, 2019-11-23

Trump administration moves to require hospitals to disclose rates The Trump administration moved Friday to require hospitals to publicly post standard charges for medical care as well as those prices after negotiati...
15:52, 2019-11-15

Trump administration denies special help to Venezuelans seeking asylum Despite clarion calls for Venezuelan ‘freedom’ the US has resisted offering Temporary Protected Status to those fearing persecutionAs Venezuela slump...
14:04, 2019-05-05

Trump administration scales back protections for animals near extinction Changes to how Endangered Species Act is implemented come as world scientists warn biodiversity crisis will put humanity at riskThe Trump administrat...
17:32, 2019-08-12

Trump administration may extend tariff exclusions granted last year The Trump administration will allow companies to seek one-year extensions for exclusions to tariffs on Chinese goods it granted last year....
22:48, 2019-10-28

Trump administration to close 'prison-like' facility for migrant children Detention center had come under criticism because of its conditions and ties to a former White House officialThe Trump administration has announced i...
23:28, 2019-10-28

Trump administration says Americans will be allowed to buy cheaper drugs from Canada The administration’s move comes as the industry is facing a crescendo of consumer complaints over prices....
16:00, 2019-07-31

Trump administration's bid to limit asylum seekers blocked by US judge Legal showdown now underway over rule that would bar migrants who passed through another country but did not seek refuge thereA federal judge has blo...
05:24, 2019-07-25

Trump Administration weakens U.S. wildlife protections, states and conservationists to sue The Trump Administration took steps on Monday to significantly weaken the U.S. Endangered Species Act, prompting state attorneys general and conserva...
00:20, 2019-08-13

The Trump administration has started preparing economic sanctions against Iraq AP Photo/ Evan Vucci The Trump administration has started drafting sanctions against Iraq over its push to expel US troops from the nation, according...
22:56, 2020-01-07

Trump Administration Wants Homeless Shelters to Deny Transgender People Trump’s invalid administration is considering a rule change that would allow discrimination against homeless transgender people seeking shelter....
01:48, 2019-05-23

Trump Administration Takes First Step to Allow Drug Imports From Canada The proposal is still a long way from being finalized, and many expensive drugs, like insulin, would be excluded from state plans....
15:16, 2019-12-18

Trump administration may use loophole to sell Saudi Arabia weapons The Trump administration is reportedly considering using a legislative loophole to sell billions of dollars worth of weapons to Saudi Arabia without ...
05:12, 2019-05-24

Democrat criticizes Trump administration for not vaccinating immigrants early enough Democratic Rep. Raul Ruiz criticized the Trump administration's policy of refusing to administer flu vaccines to immigrants Wednesday, as most migran...
21:44, 2019-12-04

6 Major Climate Change Rules the Trump Administration Is Reversing The Trump administration is trying to roll back more than 80 environmental rules; half involve climate change. Here are some of the biggest climate-r...
21:04, 2019-08-29

Trump administration moves forward rule to import medicines The Trump administration on Wednesday said it is proposing a rule to allow states to import prescription drugs from Canada, moving forward a plan ann...
15:28, 2019-12-18

Letter From Pelosi Threatens Trump Administration With 'Whole New Stage of Investigation' House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) released a letter on Sunday night about the whistleblower’s complaint that Donald Trump and Rudy Giuliani have basi...
05:08, 2019-09-23

Transgender Patients Could be Stripped of Healthcare Protections by the Trump Administration Over the course of his two-and-half-year tenure, our alleged President Donald Trump has either enacted or enforced policies that make no secret as to...
19:36, 2019-05-24

Trump administration bars Steve King from Air Force One: report Iowa Republican Rep. Steve King, who was stripped of his committee assignments for his pro-white nationalist statements earlier this year, was report...
01:00, 2019-06-12

Trump administration won't rule out using 2001 war powers act to strike Iran Trump administration officials say they are not seeking war with Iran but haven't ruled out using an old war powers act to hit the regime in the futu...
18:24, 2019-07-25

Trump administration close to finalizing biofuel deal: sources The Trump administration is close to finalizing a deal that would boost U.S. biofuels consumption and is aiming to get it signed by President Donald ...
01:40, 2019-10-02

Trump Administration is Reportedly Considering DNA Testing Undocumented People In Its Custody The Trump administration keeps finding new ways to heap horrors onto undocumented people in its custody. The administration is reportedly considering...
02:32, 2019-08-30

Major Climate Change Rules the Trump Administration Is Reversing The Trump administration is trying to roll back more than 80 environmental rules; half involve climate change. Here are some of the biggest climate-r...
04:00, 2019-08-30

GOP senators slam Trump administration for ‘demeaning’ Iran briefing A Republican senator on Wednesday slammed the Trump administration for what he called an “insulting and demeaning” briefing on its stated legal justi...
03:44, 2020-01-09

Trump administration nixes Obama-era clean water protections NBC -The Trump administration rolled back a major Obama-era clean water regulation on Thursday, reversing protections for certain waterways and wetla...
01:44, 2019-09-13

Bureaucracy as a weapon: how the Trump administration is slowing asylum cases US Citizenship and Immigration Services is returning applications over the equivalent of failing to dot an I or cross a TOne man came to America flee...
12:48, 2019-12-23

Liberal groups sue over Trump administration's conscience objection rule A collection of legal groups sued the Trump administration Tuesday over new rules that protect medical workers with religious objections from being f...
22:44, 2019-05-28

Trump administration moves toward requiring DNA samples from asylum seekers The new policy would allow the government to amass a trove of biometric data on hundreds of thousands of migrants, raising major privacy concerns....
18:44, 2019-10-21

Trump administration wants to shame Big Pharma into lowering drug prices The Trump administration will require pharmaceutical companies to disclose drug prices, which HHS Secretary Alex Azar hopes will push companies to lo...
15:04, 2019-05-09

Trump Administration Moves to Detain Undocumented Children Indefinitely The Trump administration on Wednesday announced a new rule that would allow the government detain migrant children indefinitely, in a move that would...
17:16, 2019-08-21

Trump administration to roll back Obama-era pollution regulations EPA will reverse standards to install controls to curb leaks of methane, a potent pollutant contributing to the climate crisisThe Trump administratio...
18:00, 2019-08-29

War on science: Trump administration muzzles climate experts, critics say Whistleblowers and groups tracking agency decisions say administration is ignoring science and censoring expertiseThe Trump administration is disrega...
14:00, 2019-07-26

Trump administration will print 2020 census without citizenship question The Trump administration will move forward with printing the 2020 census without a controversial citizenship question, a Department of Justice spokes...
01:56, 2019-07-03

Trump Administration Lifts Ethanol-Fuel Ban That Was Meant to Cut Smog The change, sought by corn-belt farmers hurt by the China trade war, drew criticism from environmentalists as well as energy companies....
17:40, 2019-05-31

Diabetic Man Dies After Trump Administration Deported Him to a Country He Had Never Visited Jimmy Aldaoud, a man the Trump administration deported to Baghdad, Iraq in June, died Tuesday, Politico reported Wednesday. The 41-year-old had been ...
03:24, 2019-08-08

Trump administration extends Obamacare deadline after website problems The Trump administration extended the Obamacare sign-up deadline from Sunday to Wednesday after people faced problems with the enrollment website....
20:04, 2019-12-16

The Trump Administration Is Bringing Back the Federal Death Penalty Twenty-one states have banned the death penalty, but the federal government is embracing it, according to a DOJ announcement....
22:56, 2019-07-25

International Students Face Hurdles Under Trump Administration Policy Unexpected denials and long delays have become increasingly common for international students and scholars seeking visas....
21:52, 2019-08-29

Trump administration proposes changes to anti-kickback rules for healthcare The Trump administration on Wednesday proposed changes to federal anti-kickback provisions that restrict the kinds of patient referrals doctors can m...
16:48, 2019-10-09

Trump administration to roll back Obama-era methane regulations EPA will reverse standards to install controls to curb leaks of methane, a potent pollutant contributing to the climate crisisThe Trump administratio...
17:44, 2019-08-29

Trump administration is working to free A$AP Rocky from Swedish custody Rocky, a platinum-selling, Grammy-nominated artist whose real name is Rakim Mayers, has been behind bars since early this month as Swedish police inv...
23:48, 2019-07-19

Environmental groups sue Trump administration for weakening Endangered Species Act More than half a dozen environmental groups on Wednesday filed a lawsuit against the Trump administration for its purported attempt to weaken the End...
03:12, 2019-08-22

Trump administration moves to expand fast-track deportations Homeland security chief portrays the extension as an effort that will alleviate the ‘ongoing crisis on the southern border’The Trump administration a...
15:32, 2019-07-23

The Trump administration is waging a quiet war on education | Ross Barkan The Trump/DeVos vision of American education? Unshackle the rich and let them turn a profit at the expense of working-class studentsPerhaps nothing i...
08:24, 2019-06-14

Trump administration opens up drilling on federal land in California The Trump administration on Friday announced it would open up over 720,000 acres of federal land in California for oil and gas development, ending a ...
23:56, 2019-10-04

Trump administration postpones some Medicare drug-cost proposals The Trump administration has decided to put part of its Medicare drug cost-cutting proposals on hold, for now....
15:40, 2019-05-17

Trump Administration Says It Should Be Allowed to Treat Migrant Kids Like Dogs The Trump administration has had no shame treating migrant families, and children specifically, in dehumanizing ways and as political pawns, but even...
17:04, 2019-06-20

Trump’s former UN ambassador pens memoir alleging disloyalty within administration Haley writes that then-Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and then-White House chief of staff John Kelly were following a “dangerous path.”...
20:40, 2019-11-10

House Democrats Will Investigate Trump Administration Over Its Non-Response to Maria The House Oversight and Reform Committee announced on Monday that it would begin an investigation into the Trump Administration’s response to the 201...
22:12, 2019-05-06

Green groups sue Trump administration over California drilling plan Two environmental groups sued the Trump administration on Wednesday over its plan to open up more than 720,000 acres (291,370 hectares) of federal la...
20:52, 2019-10-30

Trump administration exploring police crackdown on homeless people A new report suggests law enforcement as ‘an important tool’ and escalates a recent push on California’s homelessness crisisThe White House has said ...
20:20, 2019-09-17

Trump administration to expand DNA collection at border and give data to FBI Justice department crafting new rules that would allow US to collect trove of biometric data on migrantsThe Trump administration is planning to expan...
01:32, 2019-10-03

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is out — here are all the casualties of the Trump administration so far AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein will leave the Department of Justice on May 11, he said in an April 29 resignation lett...
13:16, 2019-05-01

Trump administration agrees to delay health care rule SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Trump administration has agreed to postpone implementing a rule allowing medical workers to decline performing abortions or ...
23:16, 2019-06-29

Trump administration eliminates Obama clean water rule The Trump administration has formally repealed an Obama administration rule defining what water bodies are covered under federal protections....
21:48, 2019-09-12

Federal Judge Blocks Trump Administration’s Latest Asylum Ban A federal judge in San Francisco blocked the Trump administration’s most recent asylum restrictions on Wednesday, ruling against a policy which sough...
14:32, 2019-07-25

Wilderness Society sues Trump administration over mine rules MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Wilderness Society is suing the Trump administration to try to force the release of documents on its decision to lift restrict...
19:56, 2019-06-20

Trump administration not seen rescinding granted biofuel waivers: sources The Trump administration is no longer expected to rescind any of the biofuel waivers already granted to oil refiners after a meeting on Thursday at t...
18:16, 2019-08-23

Trump administration promises biofuel boost to farmers, angering Big Oil The Trump administration on Friday unveiled a plan to boost U.S. biofuels consumption starting next year to help struggling farmers, a move that chee...
17:56, 2019-10-04

States sue Trump administration over weakened endangered species protections California and 16 other U.S. states sued the Trump administration on Wednesday over its efforts to weaken protections for endangered species....
00:52, 2019-09-26

Trump administration rejects new protections for iconic Alaska tree An iconic Alaska tree that is dying off from rising forest temperatures and diminished winter snowpack was deemed ineligible by U.S. wildlife officia...
07:12, 2019-10-05

Trump Administration Sues Gilead, Maker of H.I.V.-Prevention Drugs The lawsuit accused the pharmaceutical company of profiting billions of dollars off taxpayer research without paying royalties....
10:24, 2019-11-07

Trump Administration Reinstates Death Penalty, Schedules Five Executions Warning: This article does not use euphemisms to refer to the federal government’s killing policies....
01:20, 2019-07-26

Rev. William J. Barber II: The Trump administration has violated what Jesus said should be our top priorities The activist struggles to reconcile how Christians can support the administration’s policies....
13:08, 2019-06-11

Trump Administration to Roll Back Clean Water Protections The administration is expected to complete the repeal of a major Obama-era regulation that put limits on chemicals that could be used near streams...
20:40, 2019-09-12

Trump administration: 2020 Census to be printed without citizenship question GettyImages WASHINGTON (AP) – The Trump administration says the 2020 Census questionnaire is moving ahead without a question about citizenship....
23:40, 2019-07-02

Trump administration backs off plan to cut nicotine content in cigarettes The Food and Drug Administration has jettisoned a 2017 proposal to cut nicotine content in cigarettes to near nonaddictive levels....
21:12, 2019-11-20

Trump administration to start collecting DNA from people in immigration custody The information would go into a massive criminal database run by the FBI, where it would be held indefinitely....
14:00, 2020-01-07

Trump Administration Rolls Back Clean Water Protections The administration is expected to complete the repeal of a major Obama-era regulation that put limits on chemicals that could be used near streams...
22:24, 2019-09-12

Trump says administration will investigate claim Google is committing treason President Trump said Tuesday his administration will investigate claims made by wealthy Silicon Valley entrepreneur Peter Thiel that Google has been ...
18:40, 2019-07-16

Trump administration considering large military expansion in Middle East The Trump administration is weighing whether to significantly expand the U.S. military presence in the Middle East to counter Iran....
01:12, 2019-12-05

New York judge tosses Trump administration's conscience rule The rule allowed health plans to refuse to cover or perform any services they oppose on religious or moral grounds....
19:00, 2019-11-06

Trump Administration Abandons Plan to Overhaul Drug Rebates The White House abandoned a push to end rebates paid to middlemen who negotiate drug prices on behalf of health insurers, a move that could turn scru...
17:12, 2019-07-11

Trump Administration Sued Over Rollback of School Lunch Standards In lawsuits filed Wednesday, groups said the Agriculture Department illegally issued rules that weakened Obama-era standards for school meals....
20:56, 2019-04-11

Trump administration orders abortion referrals ban to take effect immediately Taxpayer-funded family planning clinics must stop referring women for abortions immediately, the Trump administration said Monday, declaring it will ...
19:32, 2019-07-16

Trump says administration preparing an executive order on drug prices "We're working on a favored nations clause, where we pay whatever the lowest nation's price is," President Donald Trump tells reporters....
18:28, 2019-07-05

House gives committees green light to sue Trump administration officials WASHINGTON – The House passed a resolution Tuesday that gave congressional committees the green light to take Trump administration officials to...
00:00, 2019-06-12

Trump administration wants tribes’ Keystone XL pipeline lawsuit dismissed An existing TC Energy pipeline, also called Keystone, had a spill last year that released almost 10,000 barrels (407,000 gallons) of oil near Amherst...
21:28, 2019-09-10

Donald and Melania Trump broke royal protocol again while greeting the Queen, Prince Charles, and Camilla at Buckingham Palace Geoff Pugh/WPA Pool/Getty Images Donald and Melania Trump broke a major royal protocol rule by shaking hands with members of the royal family instead...
13:12, 2019-12-04

Putin and Hungary reportedly 'poisoned' Trump’s view on Ukraine and reinforced Trump's view that the country was 'hopelessly corrupt' Russian President Vladimir Putin and Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban reportedly reinforced Trump's view that Ukraine was a "hopelessly corrupt"...
08:32, 2019-10-22

Johnson accused of withholding key report on Russia from voters PM is delaying publication of report assessing threat posed to UK, says Dominic GrieveBoris Johnson has been accused of preventing the publication of...
17:36, 2019-10-31

City Hall may have broken law by withholding ferry information Mayor Bill de Blasio promised to run the most transparent administration in Big Apple history but City Hall appears to have violated the state’s open...
16:12, 2019-10-02

US sued for withholding details about impact of grazing program An environmental group says the US government is keeping details secret about a cattle grazing program in six Western states that could be harming ha...
22:16, 2019-09-25

‘What have you got to hide?’: U.K. accused of withholding report on Russian meddling Lawmakers argued that Prime Minister Boris Johnson's government needs more time to properly scrutinize the document....
19:08, 2019-11-05

Trump touts administration’s environment record during White House speech Trump has a tough case to make as an environmental steward given his record, according to former environmental advocates and former federal regulator...
23:12, 2019-07-08

Trump administration to expand hunting, fishing in protected wildlife refuges U.S. Interior Secretary David Bernhardt said Wednesday the plan affects 1.4 million acres of federal public lands....
20:48, 2019-06-05

Trump administration requests citizenship records despite Supreme Court ruling WASHINGTON (AP) – The U.S. Census Bureau is asking states for drivers’ license records that typically include citizenship data and has ma...
23:24, 2019-10-14

The Trump administration has started to pull the US out of the Paris climate agreement. Here's what that means and what comes next. Andrew Harnik/AP On Monday, the United States began the process of formally withdrawing from the Paris climate agreement — the first nation eve...
01:04, 2019-11-06

Trump administration overtime rule revamp expected in early fall The Trump administration's controversial revamp of federal overtime rules, which is expected to cover fewer workers than a version of the rule advanc...
00:20, 2019-07-30

Trump administration to announce changes to anti-kickback rules for healthcare providers The Trump administration will announce plans to change healthcare regulations on Wednesday to loosen anti-kickback provisions that restrict the kinds...
17:20, 2019-10-09

Trump administration is blocking immigrants from free legal help, attorneys allege AUSTIN, Texas — An immigration legal group has filed a formal complaint against the Trump administration saying it is blocking detained immigrants fr...
00:48, 2019-05-09

2020 census: Trump administration still seeking grounds for 'citizen' question Supreme court rejected justice department’s justificationPresident says he is considering executive actionThe US justice department has said it will ...
03:00, 2019-07-06

U.S. judge strikes Trump administration rule requiring drug prices in TV ads A federal judge on Monday dealt a blow to the Trump administration by striking down a new rule that would have forced pharmaceutical companies to inc...
01:24, 2019-07-09

Trump administration shifting care of migrant children to private contractors So far, the only private company caring for migrant children held more than 20 per cent of all migrant children in government custody....
20:24, 2019-10-03

Trump administration used loophole to sell $7B worth of weapons to Saudi Arabia The Trump administration used an emergency loophole in an arms control export law to kickstart $7 billion of weapons to Saudi Arabia. Secretary of St...
18:16, 2019-05-25

The Trump Administration's "Expedited Removal" Policy Could Deny Due Process to 300,000 People The expedited removal expansion announced by the Trump administration could case a dramatic spike in fast-track deportations....
22:28, 2019-07-23

Trump administration schedules lease sale for Arctic Alaska lands The Trump administration said on Tuesday it will be auctioning off nearly 4 million acres (1.6 million hectares) of land in Arctic Alaska for oil dev...
00:00, 2019-11-06

Trump Administration Blocks Energy Efficiency Rule for Light Bulbs The energy secretary called the measure, which would have come into force on Jan. 1, “unnecessary overregulation.”...
23:12, 2019-12-20

Trump administration expected to roll back methane regulations – report EPA to release a proposal that would roll back requirements on detecting and plugging methane leaksThe Trump administration is expected to further ea...
15:04, 2019-08-29

19 states suing over Trump administration’s rollback of child immigrant protections A 1997 agreement known as the Flores settlement says immigrant children must be kept in the least restrictive setting and generally shouldn’t spend m...
01:32, 2019-08-27

Trump administration proposes easing privacy rules for addiction history The change is seen as helpful for providers who could, for example, unknowingly prescribe a potentially harmful drug, such as opioids, to a patient w...
03:52, 2019-08-23

Trump administration wavers on ban of flavored e-cigarettes, FDA official says 'no final answer' A top FDA official wavered on whether the Trump administration will follow through with its ban of flavored e-cigarettes, telling lawmakers there is ...
20:04, 2019-11-13

Trump administration likely to announce details of biofuels deal by Friday: sources The Trump administration is expected to announce by Friday details of a U.S. biofuels policy deal to help farmers angry over waivers granted to refin...
20:52, 2019-10-03

Trump administration expected to roll back Obama-era methane regulations EPA proposal would roll back requirements that oil and gas drillers correct leaks, against the wishes of some major oil companiesThe Trump administra...
17:20, 2019-08-29

The Trump Administration Treats Detainees Worse Than Somali Pirates and the Taliban On a ranking of how awful the U.S. treats the people it detains and imprisons, you’d hope that we fall somewhere between the standards of other count...
22:52, 2019-06-24

Trump Administration Sharply Curtails Fetal Tissue Medical Research The Trump administration will be ending a major university contract involving fetal tissue research and will soon stop such work at the National Inst...
20:20, 2019-06-05

Audio of private meeting shows oil industry ripping into Trump administration Industry lawyers criticized the administration's failure to secure long-term policy victories....
19:20, 2019-09-27

Trump Administration Is Preparing Cover for All the So-Called Economic Anxiety Voters Just in case some voters weren’t prepared to admit that they like the administration’s racism, the Trump Administration is looking out for their econ...
05:28, 2019-08-23

Trump administration indicates migration deal to avoid Mexico tariffs is holding up The Trump administration indicated Monday that a deal it struck with Mexico in June to limit immigration in exchange for forgoing 5% tariffs on Mexic...
00:28, 2019-09-10

Trump administration proposes rule to boost organ transplant rates The Trump administration announced a proposed rule Tuesday that would increase the number of organs available for transplants, especially kidneys, an...
16:08, 2019-12-17

Bill Wehrum, an Architect of Trump Administration’s Pro-Coal Rules, to Leave E.P.A. The official, William L. Wehrum, helped to write Trump administration rules weakening climate change protections and supporting the coal industry....
17:32, 2019-06-26

Trump administration moves to broaden access to 401(k) plans for small businesses The Trump administration announced a new federal rule Monday intended to expand worker access to 401(k) retirement plans. The rule explicitly approve...
21:08, 2019-07-29

Trump administration investigating whether there's a link between a spike in respiratory diseases and e-cigarettes Top Trump administration health officials are teaming up with state and local-level health departments to find a possible link between vaping and a s...
19:36, 2019-08-30

Trump picks top cancer doctor to lead Food and Drug Administration President Trump on Friday nominated a top cancer specialist and veteran hospital exec to lead the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. If confirmed, Dr...
22:20, 2019-11-01

Trump Administration Balks at Global Pact to Crack Down on Online Extremism Citing American’s free speech protections, the administration said it would not endorse the ‘Christchurch Call,’ which urges major online platforms t...
23:00, 2019-05-21

Trump administration's new lead rules in water dismissed as 'window dressing' Critics say rules give water systems decades more time to replace dangerous pipes and fail to boost urgency for cleaning up lead The Trump administra...
00:20, 2019-10-11

Trump administration readies draft plan to speed environmental permitting The Trump administration will complete a draft proposal to streamline environmental permitting for big infrastructure projects by next month, an admi...
00:20, 2019-05-23

Migrants as Young as 14 Are Now Being Subjected to an Intrusive DNA Collection Policy...Thanks to the Trump Administration On Monday, the Trump administration unveiled its controversial pilot program that will collect DNA samples from migrants and immigrants in U.S immigr...
20:12, 2020-01-07

Trump administration declares Title X abortion restrictions will go into effect immediately The Trump administration announced Monday that taxpayer-funded family planning clinics are prohibited from referring women to abortion providers as a...
05:40, 2019-07-16

The Trump administration spent months trying to make sure undocumented immigrants can't go to school Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Stephen Miller, President Donald Trump's nativist advisor, tried to devise a plan that would keep undocumented immigra...
19:16, 2019-08-18

Trump administration rolls back Obama era 'joint employer' rule The White House has formally rolled back one of the Obama administration's most ambitious attempts to rewrite federal labor law to benefit unions, th...
00:16, 2020-01-13

Amid migrant surge, Trump adds hardliner Ken Cuccinelli to administration Ken Cuccinelli, former attorney general of Virginia, has advocated for denying citizenship to the American-born children of parents living in the U.S...
22:28, 2019-05-21

Trump administration signs agreement with Guatemala to restrict asylum cases Reuters/Loren Elliott The Trump administration signed an agreement with Guatemala Friday that will restrict asylum applications to the U.S. from Cen...
09:00, 2019-07-27

The Trump Administration Wanted a Horrific Mass Raid on Undocumented Families The Trump administration was planning a mass raid on undocumented families in ten major American cities earlier this year, according to the Washingto...
04:48, 2019-05-14

Trump administration revokes Obama rule protecting wetlands and streams Environmental advocates say millions will be left with less safe drinking water as activists plan court challengeThe Trump administration has revoked...
00:28, 2019-09-13

Trump administration halts enforcement of Obama nondiscrimination healthcare rules The Trump administration said it will not enforce rules set during the Obama administration that require organizations that get government grants to ...
20:40, 2019-11-01

Dozens of States Sue Trump Administration Over Vile New Healthcare 'Conscience' Rule Two dozen states and cities are suing the Trump administration over new rules that allow insurance companies, healthcare providers, and employers to ...
15:12, 2019-05-22

Trump administration seeks ban on flavored e-cigarettes to combat youth addiction The Trump administration announced plans on Wednesday to remove all flavored e-cigarettes from store shelves in a widening crackdown on vaping, as of...
01:00, 2019-09-12

Trump administration hedges on signing China trade deal next month The Trump administration is hedging on whether it will be able to sign a trade deal with Beijing during a meeting Chile next month. A failure to get ...
17:56, 2019-10-29

Family of UK teen killed by US diplomat’s wife to sue Trump administration: report The family of the British teen fatally mowed down by the wife of a US diplomat says it plans to sue the Trump administration for “lawless misco...
19:44, 2019-10-29

Trump administration swaps land to cut road through Alaska wildlife refuge The Trump administration has resurrected a plan to carve a road through a national wildlife refuge in Alaska, less than four months after a federal j...
05:32, 2019-07-25

Trump Administration Chooses This Moment to Unveil Yet Another Cruel Immigration Policy The Trump administration wants to lower the number of refugees admitted to the U.S. to the lowest it’s been in 40 years—limiting the country to reset...
15:12, 2019-09-27

Trump administration targets mental health institutions as answer to gun violence When back-to-back mass shootings in Dayton, Ohio, and El Paso, Texas, jolted the nation earlier this month, Trump again spoke of "building new facili...
13:20, 2019-08-30

Trump administration drug officials clash over how to combat fentanyl copycats Trump administration officials are divided over part of a proposal to crack down on illicit versions of fentanyl, the deadly synthetic painkiller tha...
13:24, 2019-07-09

Judge blocks Trump administration from detaining migrant families indefinitely Federal judge said administration rule was inconsistent with standards for humane treatment of migrant children in US custodyA judge in Los Angeles h...
00:16, 2019-09-28

Trump administration breaks campaign promise, purges 200,000 VA healthcare applications "The current state of the Department of Veterans Affairs is absolutely unacceptable,” presidential candidate Donald Trump said when speaking at a ral...
06:32, 2019-05-13

The Trump Administration Decided Not to Prosecute the Officer Who Killed Eric Garner By overruling the Civil Rights Division’s recommendation regarding Eric Garner, William Barr protects law enforcement officers from accountability....
22:40, 2019-07-16

The Trump administration may allow banks to treat NFL stadium financing as aid for the poor — and they could even get a big tax break Reuters / Jack Dempsey The Trump administration is weighing a decision that could allow banks to treat NFL stadium financing as aid for the poor. The...
21:44, 2019-12-16

Trump administration kicks Turkish pilots out after removing Turkey from the F-35 program The Trump administration is requiring the Turkish pilots and maintainers training on the F-35 fighter in the U.S. to leave now that Turkey has been k...
23:00, 2019-07-17

Trump administration violated federal law as 3D gun files should not be published online, judge says A federal judge ruled has ruled that the Trump administration violated federal law when it allowed a Texas company to publish blueprints online for 3...
15:08, 2019-11-15

Trump administration will make drug companies post prices in commercials The Trump administration will require prescription drug companies to post prices in TV commercials, a move that is expected to trigger lawsuits over ...
15:36, 2019-05-08

Trump administration to appeal ruling blocking price disclosure for drug ads The Trump administration is appealing a court ruling that struck down its plan to compel pharmaceutical companies to disclose wholesale prices of the...
01:44, 2019-08-22

Impeachment inquiry: Trump administration blocks US envoy Sondland's testimony The US State Department has barred the US ambassador to the EU, Gordon Sondland, from testifying before Congress in Donald Trump's impeachment probe....
18:40, 2019-10-08

Trump reportedly called Fox News' CEO to rage against what he says is unfair coverage of his administration Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images President Donald Trump called Fox News CEO Suzanne Scott to complain that the network had not been covering his adminis...
15:52, 2019-10-14

Health groups appeal decision on Trump administration Obamacare alternatives Seven medical groups have appealed a decision that let the Trump administration offer less costly and less robust medical coverage as an alternative ...
20:44, 2019-07-29

Trump administration bans popular forms of tourist travel to Cuba The Trump administration on Tuesday implemented new travel restrictions for US citizens heading to Cuba, eliminating some of the most commons ways Am...
23:04, 2019-06-04

Trump administration rolls back Obama-era 'joint employer' rule The White House has rolled back one of the Obama administration's most ambitious attempts to rewrite federal labor law to benefit unions, the so-call...
16:00, 2020-01-13

Democrats demand answers on Trump administration's Obamacare lawsuit reversal House Democrats are giving the Department of Justice two weeks to supply documents explaining why it reversed itself and decided to ask the courts to...
15:24, 2019-05-14

U.S. judge strikes down Trump administration rule requiring drug prices in TV ads A federal judge on Monday dealt a blow to the Trump administration by striking down a new rule that would have forced pharmaceutical companies to inc...
04:28, 2019-07-09

John Bolton suggests Trump administration could bar Google from working with China President Trump could bar Google and other American corporations from working with China on sensitive projects, a top White House official intimated....
00:44, 2019-07-17

Trump administration tells Hope Hicks to defy subpoena from Congress The subpoenas demand that Hicks and another aide, Annie Donaldson, turn over documents and testify before Congress....
20:08, 2019-06-04