Trump’s border wall money may come at expense of schools for military kids

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Department of Defense is proposing to pay for President Donald Trump’s much-debated border wall by shifting funds away from projects that include $1.2 billion for schools, childcare centers and other facilities for military children, according … Continue reading Trump’s border wall money may come at expense of schools for military kids

Trump calls top aide Kellyanne Conway’s spouse ‘husband from hell’ in Twitter brawl

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump refused to let go of his feud with White House aide Kellyanne Conway’s spouse on Wednesday, calling George Conway a “husband from hell” and prompting Conway to renew his accusation that Trump … Continue reading Trump calls top aide Kellyanne Conway’s spouse ‘husband from hell’ in Twitter brawl

In early campaigning, 2020 Democrats try out tactics for taking on Trump

HEMINGWAY, S.C. (Reuters) – In the most polarized political environment in decades, Democratic voters want to know how their eventual nominee will match up against President Donald Trump in the November 2020 general election. 2020 Democratic presidential candidates are seen … Continue reading In early campaigning, 2020 Democrats try out tactics for taking on Trump

House Democrat says Trump appeared to influence Whitaker in Cohen case

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A leading House Democrat said on Tuesday that President Donald Trump appears to have influenced former acting U.S. Attorney General Matthew Whitaker to raise doubts about the campaign finance case against Trump’s former lawyer. FILE PHOTO: Acting … Continue reading House Democrat says Trump appeared to influence Whitaker in Cohen case

Trump gets a U.S. Supreme Court victory on immigration detention

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Supreme Court on Tuesday endorsed the U.S. government’s authority to detain immigrants awaiting deportation anytime – potentially even years – after they have completed prison terms for criminal convictions, handing President Donald Trump a victory as … Continue reading Trump gets a U.S. Supreme Court victory on immigration detention