New York Times and Washington Post reporters reveal Trump’s reaction in first calls after health care bill pulled

Before President Donald Trump spoke to the American people after the defeat of his proposed health care bill, he first reached out to two outlets he has previously referred to as “fake news.” Moments after Trump and GOP leaders pulled their “Obamacare” repeal bill off the House floor on Friday, Trump spoke to The New…

Trump predicts Obamacare will ‘explode’ as he blames Democrats for Trumpcare failure

Following the devastating setback of failing to get health care reform passed, President Donald Trump blamed Democrats and said his administration will now wait for Obamacare to “explode” in order to reach a bipartisan deal. “With no Democrats on board, we couldn’t quite get there, we’re just a very small number of votes short,” said…

Some Mexicans want to retaliate against Trump by boycotting a $2.5B export

Many in Mexico have contemplated how Mexico could retaliate against President Donald Trump since he debuted his anti-Mexican rhetoric during the campaign. In the weeks after Trump’s election, as his hardline on trade relations and immigration remained firm, Mexico’s government appeared to outline how it could rebuke the US government should it install hostile policies.…

US senators set bipartisan bill to tighten sanctions on Iran

  Mar 23rd 2017 5:22PM WASHINGTON, March 23 (Reuters) – Iran would face tighter U.S. sanctions over its ballistic missile launches and other non-nuclear activities under a bill introduced on Thursday by a bipartisan group of U.S. senators including senior members of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. The bill, which has 14 Democratic and Republican…

‘No deal’: Hardline conservatives threaten to sink ‘Trumpcare’ on its make-or-break day

The Republican effort to overhaul the US healthcare system faces its biggest test yet Thursday as members of the House of Representatives are expected to vote on the American Health Care Act. Despite a push from President Donald Trump and administration officials, Republicans from both the conservative and moderate wings of the party have come…

Ivanka Trump to get West Wing office

  Mar 20th 2017 7:20PM WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump’s daughter, Ivanka Trump, is getting an office in the White House West Wing, stepping up her highly visible role in helping advise her father. A White House official on Monday confirmed reports that Trump’s 35-year-old daughter would be getting her own West Wing space,…

What’s next for Trump’s travel ban?

The Trump administration filed notice Friday that it plans to appeal a temporary restraining order issued this week in Maryland, and it’s widely expected to do the same in Hawaii. But no matter the outcome before the federal appeals courts, experts agree that the matter will ultimately be decided by the Supreme Court. “It’s a…