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Trump taps Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster as his new national security adviser

Trump taps Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster as his new national security adviser

President Trump announced Monday that he is naming Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster as his national security adviser, replacing the ousted Michael Flynn. “He’s a man of tremendous talent and tremendous experience,” Trump said as he introduced McMaster to reporters at his Mar-a-Lago estate in Florida before leaving to return to Washington. “He is highly respected by […]
Trump tries to shift the conversation on Sweden

Trump tries to shift the conversation on Sweden


President Trump kept his curious comments about Sweden in the spotlight for another day, taking to Twitter on Monday to try to shift the debate to what he says is the impact of “large-scale” immigration in the Scandinavian country. During a rally Saturday in Florida, Trump mentioned that something had happened "last night " in […]

‘You’re going to be so happy with Trump,’ Trump tells airline executives

President Trump decried the state of the country’s “bottom-of-the-rung” infrastructure during a meeting Thursday morning with airline executives and pledged “to change all of that.” “We have nothing, and we have an obsolete plane system, we have obsolete airports, we have obsolete trains, we have bad roads,” Trump said during the meeting at the White […]
Trump questions credibility of senator who disclosed comments by Judge Gorsuch

Trump questions credibility of senator who disclosed comments by Judge Gorsuch


President Trump lashed out Thursday at a Democratic senator who publicly shared that Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch had told him he found Trump’s attacks on the federal judiciary “disheartening” and “demoralizing.” Taking to Twitter in the morning, Trump tried to question the credibility of Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) by referring to a 2010 acknowledgment […]
Governors forward 428 infrastructure projects to Trump administration

Governors forward 428 infrastructure projects to Trump administration


In anticipation of a major infrastructure initiative promised by President Trump, the National Governors Association on Wednesday forwarded a list of 428 “shovel-ready” projects to the new administration. The list, culled from the states, includes an array of transportation, water, energy and emergency-response projects. And the sheer size of it underscores the intense interest in […]
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