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PYONGYANG, North Korea  | In detente sign, NKorea not holding its annual anti-US rally

PYONGYANG, North Korea  — North Korea has opted not to hold an “anti-U.S. imperialism” rally marking the anniversary of the start of the Korean War, another sign of detente following the summit between leader Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump. Last year’s event was held on Pyongyang’s Kim Il Sung Square with a reported … Continue reading PYONGYANG, North Korea  | In detente sign, NKorea not holding its annual anti-US rally

Missouri Political News: Missouri Governor Parson Attends Working Lunch with President Trump

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Yesterday, Missouri Governor Parson attended a working lunch with President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence to discuss best practices and lay out Missouri’s top priorities, including infrastructure and workforce development. “In order for Missouri to move forward, we must work together to address major issues, including infrastructure and workforce … Continue reading Missouri Political News: Missouri Governor Parson Attends Working Lunch with President Trump

New York News: New York Attorney General Underwood, MA AG Healey, We Will Sue Trump Administration Over Association Health Plans

ALBANY, NY – New York Attorney General Barbara D. Underwood and Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey released the following statement: “Yesterday’s announcement by the Trump Administration to dramatically expand the footprint of Association Health Plans will invite fraud, mismanagement, and deception – and, as we’ve made clear, will do nothing to help ease the real … Continue reading New York News: New York Attorney General Underwood, MA AG Healey, We Will Sue Trump Administration Over Association Health Plans

New York News: Governor Cuomo Announces Intent to File Multi-Agency Lawsuit Against the Trump Administration for Violating Constitutional Rights of Children & Families

ALBANY, NY – New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo yesterday announced New York State intends to file a multi-agency lawsuit against the Trump Administration on the grounds that the federal government is violating the Constitutional rights of thousands of immigrant children and their parents who have been separated at the border.  We now know of … Continue reading New York News: Governor Cuomo Announces Intent to File Multi-Agency Lawsuit Against the Trump Administration for Violating Constitutional Rights of Children & Families

UN News: UN & World Bank ink pact to spur cooperation on Global Goals

The United Nations and the World Bank Group on Friday signed an agreement to work closer together to help countries implement the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and achieve measurable results to transform their economies and societies. UNITED NATIONS – The agreement, known as the Strategic Partnership Framework (SPF), includes four key areas of cooperation. … Continue reading UN News: UN & World Bank ink pact to spur cooperation on Global Goals

Arkansas News: Rutledge Applauds Trump’s Plan to Lower Prescription Drug Prices

LITTLE ROCK, AR – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge applauds President Trump’s plan to lower prescription drug prices.  The President announced a plan Friday to require Pharmacy Benefit Managers (PBMs) to act in the best interest of patients and prohibits gag rules that prevent pharmacists from discussing contract terms and prices, among other actions. “I … Continue reading Arkansas News: Rutledge Applauds Trump’s Plan to Lower Prescription Drug Prices

Hawaii News: Governor Ige’s request for Presidential Disaster Declaration for Hawaii Island – Approved

HONOLULU, HI – Hawaii Governor David Ige’s request for a Presidential Disaster Declaration for Hawai‘i Island was granted, one day after the governor submitted the request. The disaster declaration means that federal assistance will be available for public facilities such as roads, public parks, schools and waterpipes damaged or destroyed by the Kilauea volcanic eruption … Continue reading Hawaii News: Governor Ige’s request for Presidential Disaster Declaration for Hawaii Island – Approved

Statement From the Freed Americans

WASHINGTON – The following statement by Kim Dong Chul, Kim Sang Duk (Tony Kim), and Kim Hak Song, after their release was secured by Secretary Mike Pompeo on behalf of the Trump Administration on May 9, 2018: We would like to express our deep appreciation to the United States government, President Trump, Secretary Pompeo, and … Continue reading Statement From the Freed Americans