Tag: President Donald Trump

A dinner, a deal and moonshine: How the US stimulus package came together

By Nicholas Fandos, Luke Broadwater and Emily Cochrane A week before Thanksgiving, a small group of moderate senators gathered in the spacious living room of...

Donald Trump raises China concerns as reason to veto defense bill

WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump on Sunday tweeted that he intends to veto a wide-ranging defense policy bill, raising new but unspecified concerns about China as...

Trump using his last days in the Oval to lock in policies, make Biden’s task more difficult

by Michael D. Shear WASHINGTON: Voters have decided that President-elect Joe Biden should guide the country through the next four years. But on issues of...

Thousands of Trump supporters rally in Washington to protest vote count; clashes erupt

By Pranshu Verma, Zolan Kanno-Youngs and Sabrina TaverniseThousands of supporters protesting the outcome of the election rallied in Washington on Saturday, earning a brief drive-by...

US Senate unveils $1.4 trillion spending bill amid post-election turmoil

WASHINGTON: Republicans controlling the Senate unveiled a government-wide, $1.4 trillion spending bill on Tuesday, a largely bipartisan measure that faces uncertain odds during this period...

View: Joe Biden and Donald Trump present starkly different visions for America’s future

by Sumit Ganguly According to preliminary estimates the two presidential campaigns in the United States have cost a record $14 billion. Yet there is still...

President Trump, First Lady Test Positive for COVID

Updated Oct. 2, 7:39 a.m.  Oct. 2, 2020 — President Donald Trump and wife Melania Trump have tested positive for COVID-19. The...

Trump Picks Amy Coney Barrett for Court

Sept. 25, 2020 — Amy Coney Barrett, 48, a federal judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit in Chicago since 2017, is...

US House passes bill to reverse changes to postal service ahead of November elections

Washington: With heated debate over mail delays, the House approved legislation in a rare Saturday session that would reverse recent changes in US Postal Service...

Hydroxychloroquine No COVID Cure, Experts Warn

July 29, 2020 – Experts are warning about messages in a controversial video shared by President Donald Trump touting the anti-malaria drug hydroxychloroquine as...