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The shutdown today: Trump tweets he’s waiting for Democrats

—Jan 12, 2019—Here’s what’s up with the partial government shutdown on Day 22. WHAT’S NEW TODAY President Donald Trump tweeted that he’s at the White House waiting for Democrats to come back from their “vacations” to work on a deal to end the shutdown. Both houses of Congress adjourned Friday for the weekend; lawmakers are … Continue reading The shutdown today: Trump tweets he’s waiting for Democrats

WASHINGTON | Trump tweets into the void as shutdown sets record

WASHINGTON—Jan 12, 2019—As the partial government shutdown slipped into the record books Saturday as the longest ever, members of Congress were out of town, no negotiations were scheduled and President Donald Trump tweeted into the void. He did not tip his hand on whether he will move ahead with an emergency declaration that could break … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Trump tweets into the void as shutdown sets record

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. | “Thank you President T”: Trump tweets as holiday break ends

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — President Donald Trump is ending his Thanksgiving break in Florida the same way he began it — tweeting and spending time at one of his local golf courses. Trump congratulated himself on Twitter Sunday for falling oil prices, writing “thank you President T,” and admonished the Federal Reserve over interest … Continue reading WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. | “Thank you President T”: Trump tweets as holiday break ends

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Trump talks to Saudi king, dispatches Pompeo

WASHINGTON — The Latest on the disappearance of a Saudi journalist in Turkey and the U.S. reaction (all times local): 8:55 a.m. President Donald Trump says he has spoken to the king of Saudi Arabia, who denies any knowledge of what happened to a Saudi journalist who visited the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul and then … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Trump talks to Saudi king, dispatches Pompeo

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C | The Latest: Trump tweets condolences for victims of Florence

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C  — The Latest on Tropical Storm Florence (all times local): 7:25 p.m. President Donald Trump is tweeting his sympathies and condolences for victims of Florence. In a tweet Saturday evening, Trump said five deaths had been recorded so far in the storm’s wake. Officials had already raised the death toll to 11 … Continue reading MYRTLE BEACH, S.C | The Latest: Trump tweets condolences for victims of Florence

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Mattis denies critical Trump remarks in new book

WASHINGTON— The Latest on President Donald Trump and a new book by journalist Bob Woodward (all times local): 7:20 p.m. President Donald Trump is decrying quotes and stories in an incendiary book by journalist Bob Woodward as “frauds, a con on the public.” Trump tweets: “The Woodward book has already been refuted and discredited by … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Mattis denies critical Trump remarks in new book

NEW YORK | Trump tweets about Harley-Davidson boycott

NEW YORK — President Donald Trump is backing calls for a Harley-Davidson boycott amid an ongoing steel tariff dispute. Harley-Davidson drew Trump’s wrath in June after the manufacturer announced it is moving production of motorcycles sold in Europe to facilities outside the U.S. The company blames the decision on tariffs imposed by the European Union … Continue reading NEW YORK | Trump tweets about Harley-Davidson boycott