Articles Written By: ASHLEY PARKER

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Pence relies more on charm than oratory to push the GOP health-care plan in Kentucky

Pence relies more on charm than oratory to push the GOP health-care plan in Kentucky

LOUISVILLE — Vice President Pence was in full charm mode Saturday when he touched down here for a visit to try to sell the Republican health-care plan in a state that has a complex relationship with former president Barack Obama’s Affordable Care Act. Just a day earlier, Kentucky’s Republican Gov. Matt Bevin had told reporters that […]

Trump to Iran: Be thankful for ‘terrible’ nuclear deal

President Trump continued his bellicose posture toward Iran on Thursday, reiterating in a series of tweets his administration’s warning that Iran has been “put on notice” for its recent ballistic missile launch. “Iran has been formally PUT ON NOTICE for firing a ballistic missile,” Trump wrote in a tweet shortly after 6:30 a.m. Thursday. “Should […]
Trump travels to Dover Air Force Base to honor Navy SEAL killed in Yemen

Trump travels to Dover Air Force Base to honor Navy SEAL killed in Yemen

President Trump on Wednesday paid tribute to the first U.S. service member killed in combat since he took office during an unannounced trip to Dover Air Force Base. Trump arrived at the Delaware military base Wednesday afternoon to receive the remains of Chief Special Warfare Operator William “Ryan” Owens, 36, of Peoria, Ill. -- a Navy SEAL […]

Trump points blame elsewhere for weekend’s chaos around entry ban

After a chaotic weekend full of protests and legal challenges to President Trump’s executive order that temporarily halted refugees and migrants from seven majority-Muslim countries from entering the United States, Trump sought to blame his administration’s disorganized implementation on everyone but his own White House. In tweets Monday morning, Trump blamed Delta Air Lines, protesters […]
On a largely ceremonial day, Trump revamps the White House website and takes a few executive actions

On a largely ceremonial day, Trump revamps the White House website and takes a few executive actions


Just moments after President Trump took the oath of office Friday, the official White House website was transformed into a set of policy pledges -- and absence of them -- that offered the broad contours of the Trump administration's top priorities, including fierce support for law enforcement and gun owners' rights to defend themselves, the disappearance of […]
On a largely ceremonial day, Trump revamps the White House website and takes a few executive actions

On a largely ceremonial day, Trump revamps the White House website and takes a few executive actions


Just moments after President Trump took the oath of office Friday, the official White House website was transformed into a set of policy pledges -- and absence of them -- that offered the broad contours of the Trump administration's top priorities, including fierce support for law enforcement and gun owners' rights to defend themselves, the disappearance of […]