Tag: White House

Trump Will Host King and Queen of Spain for State Visit

President Trump will hold another state visit honoring the King and Queen of Spain. According to The Hill: President Trump will host the king and queen of Spain for a state visit in April, the White House announced Tuesday. King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia will visit the White House on April 21. State visits are

Trump Meets With Venezuela Opposition Leader on Wednesday

President Trump will meet with the Venezuelan opposition leader at the White House on Wednesday after calling Venezuelan President Maduro illegitimate in his Tuesday State of the Union address. According to The Hill: President Trump will meet with Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó at the White House on Wednesday. The meeting comes after Guaidó attended Trump’s

McCabe Claims Trump Officials are Withholding Evidence

Disgraced former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe is accusing the White House of withholding evidence in the lawsuit he filed over his firing from the FBI. According to The Hill: Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe has reportedly accused the Trump administration of withholding evidence in his lawsuit against the government over his dismissal in 2018. McCabe’s

White House Reconsidering Lengthy Senate Trial

The White House is apparently reconsidering a lengthy Senate trial and have instead been considering a short one that will get it over as quickly as possible. According to The Hill: The White House is softening its calls for a lengthy Senate impeachment trial that would include several controversial witnesses just as the House prepares to impeach President

Trump Gives Federal Workers Paid Leave on Christmas Eve

President Trump has decided to give Federal workers Chrismas Eve off and has also given them the day off with pay. According to Fox Business: President Trump signed an executive order Tuesday to make Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2019, a federal holiday. The president issued the same executive order, which gives federal workers a day off with pay,

Trump Administration Focusing on Increasing Organ Donations

The Trump administration is focusing on a plan to increase the number of individuals who are organ donors. According to The Hill: The Trump administration on Tuesday announced a proposal to overhaul the organ donation process to encourage more donations and hold organizations that facilitate them accountable. The Department of Health and Human Services said that 20

AFL-CIO President Backs Trump’s Trade Deal

The president of one of the largest unions in America has offered his support for President Trump’s new North American Trade Agreement. According to The Hill: AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka announced Tuesday that the powerful labor confederation will support President Trump’s new North American trade deal, paving the way for likely passage in the Democratic-controlled House. Trumka

White House Points out NYT’s Biased Impeachment Coverage

The White House has taken an active roll in pointing out the bias in the coverage by the New York Times of the impeachment proceedings. According to The Daily Wire: The White House is calling out headline bias at the New York Times after the outlet published multiple slanted reports relating to the impeachment hearings

Trump Admin to Appeal Court Ruling on McGahn’s Testimony

President Trump and his administration plan to appeal a ruling compelling former White House Counsel Don McGahn to testify in front of Congress. According to The Hill: The Justice Department on Tuesday said it would appeal a ruling by a federal district judge ordering former White House counsel Don McGahn to testify before Congress. The Department of Justice

White House Signaling Push for Another Tax Cut

The White House seems to be signaling that a new push for another round of tax cuts will be coming soon. According to Town Hall: In recent months, White House Senior Economic Advisor and Director of the National Economic Council Larry Kudlow has said President Trump is interested in allowing workers to keep more of