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Deutsche Bank begins process of providing Trump financial records to New York's attorney general  CNN

Deutsche Bank has begun the process of providing financial records to New York state's attorney general in response to a subpoena for documents related to ...

In Push for 2020 Election Security, Top Official Was Warned: Don’t Tell Trump  The New York Times

WASHINGTON — In the months before Kirstjen Nielsen was forced to resign, she tried to focus the White House on one of her highest priorities as homeland ...

Trump effort to stonewall faces thorny legal challenge | TheHill  The Hill

President Trump's attempt to stonewall investigations by House Democrats by preventing former aides such as White House counsel Don McGahn from ...

Trump’s tweets are getting more unhinged  Vox.com

After the Mueller report's release, Trump tweeted that he's "never been happier." Then things took a turn.

Trump Refuses to Defend the United States  The Atlantic

The president won't take action to protect elections from foreign meddling, because he finds it politically and personally unpalatable.

Trump talks about the opioid crisis: Live updates  CNN

President Trump heads to Atlanta to provide an update on his progress combating the opioid crisis. Follow here for the latest.

Presidential hopeful John Delaney wants you to unfollow Trump on Twitter  The Verge

Democratic presidential hopeful John Delaney wants to hit President Donald Trump where it hurts — his Twitter following. In a Wednesday tweet, Delaney called ...

Mueller Report Reveals Trump’s Fixation on Using Law Enforcement to Target a Rival  The New York Times

The president repeatedly sought to have Attorney General Jeff Sessions reopen the investigation into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server.

Trump’s Twitter follower count and the Jack Dorsey meeting, explained  Recode

President Donald Trump wondering what's up with declines in his Twitter following isn't actually that strange. But there's a pretty simple explanation for that, too: ...

Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen tells Tom Arnold he's not guilty of some crimes that he pleaded guilty to  CNBC

President Donald Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen reportedly told actor Tom Arnold that he is not guilty of some of the crimes to which he pleaded guilty to ...

Trump camp descends on Pennsylvania as alarms grow over 2020  POLITICO

Senior Trump 2020 advisers are headed to Harrisburg on Wednesday to meet with Pennsylvania GOP officials amid mounting concerns about the president's ...

Longtime Iowa Republican Blasts Trump And Leaves Party For Democrats  NPR

State Rep. Andy McKean says that the Republican Party has changed and that he no longer wants to be a member. He was first elected to the legislature in ...

Treasury Delays Decision on Whether to Release Trump’s Tax Returns to May 6  The New York Times

WASHINGTON — Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin again delayed a decision on whether to turn over President Trump's tax returns to Congress, telling ...

Trump Just Confirmed His Administration Is Lying in Census Case  New York Magazine

The White House told the Supreme Court it needs to ask Census respondents about their citizenship to enforce the Voting Rights Act. Trump just told his Twitter ...

President Trump meets with Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey after accusing platform of bias  CNN

New York (CNN Business) President Donald Trump met with Twitter chief executive Jack Dorsey on Tuesday, hours after Trump erroneously accused the social ...

'Trump Baby' blimp will fly again during President's visit to London, organizers confirm  CNN

Donald Trump is coming back to London -- and so is the "Trump Baby" blimp. A 20-foot-tall balloon depicting the United States President as a wailing baby in a ...

Netanyahu Plans to Name Illegal Settlement After Trump  The Intercept

Israel's prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, announced on Tuesday that he plans to name a new illegal settlement in the occupied Golan Heights in honor of ...

Trump renews threat to close portions of southern border  ABC News

President Donald Trump threatened anew to shut down a portion of the southern border on Wednesday after reports that a group of Central Americans traveling ...

This is what Trump can expect on his British state visit  NBC News

Trump will travel again to British shores in June, but this time for a full-blown state visit on the official invitation of Queen Elizabeth II.

Trump's Fed pick Moore in trouble again, once called Cincinnati and Cleveland 'armpits of America'  CNBC

President Donald Trump's pick to a fill a vacancy at the Federal Reserve has run into more trouble thanks to new revelations about his past remarks. Video has ...

Donald Trump, Sri Lanka, N.B.A.: Your Wednesday Briefing  The New York Times

(Want to get this briefing by email? Here's the sign-up.) Good morning,. We're covering the latest from Sri Lanka, accusations against a Navy SEAL platoon chief, ...

The Three Big Problems With Trump’s Census  The New York Times

One of them: An obviously partisan Supreme Court.

What Donald Trump's unsettlingly erratic 24 hours on Twitter tell us  CNN

It's hard to even imagine President Donald Trump's Twitter addiction getting worse, but we may be living through just that right now.

Trump should be commended for trying to save the US energy industry  CNN

President Trump is attempting to bring some much-needed relief to the energy industry with two executive orders that limit states' power to block pipelines and ...

2020 presidential election: Democrats defining foreign policy against Trump  Vox.com

Democrats are working to create a progressive foreign policy to defeat Trump in the 2020 presidential election.

Trump says he agrees with Ocasio-Cortez that the VA isn't broken  CNN

Washington (CNN) President Donald Trump on Wednesday found a rare point of agreement with Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the freshman congresswoman ...

‘If this is the new normal, I want no part of it’: Citing Trump, Iowa’s longest-serving Republican leaves party  The Washington Post

Iowa's longest-serving Republican legislator, state Rep. Andy McKean, ditched the GOP on Tuesday as he offered a searing renunciation of President Trump, ...

The Secret Service Is Racking Up Huge Expenses so Trump Can (Allegedly Cheat At) Golf  Mother Jones

When Donald Trump goes golfing, he's accompanied by an ever-present Secret *Service* detail tasked with keeping him safe (and, according to a new book, ...

Chris Cuomo responds to Trump's personal Twitter attack  CNN

CNN's Chris Cuomo responds to President Donald Trump's Twitter attack against the media, namely a tweet that criticized the anchor's show.

Trump’s star on Hollywood Walk of Fame is defaced by a vandal — again  Los Angeles Times

President Trump's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, which has cemented itself as a battleground for political debate in Los Angeles, was vandalized again ...

The U.N. wanted to end sexual violence in war. Then the Trump administration had objections.  The Washington Post

On Tuesday, the U.N. Security Council was able to pass only a watered-down resolution to end sexual violence in conflict. European allies are furious.

Europe Isn’t Feeling Much Pain From Trump Tariffs, Central Bank Says  The New York Times

A study by the European Central Bank says tariffs on steel and aluminum have caused only modest economic damage, but have rattled business confidence.

Analysis | Power Up: Trump's war against the media has reached new heights  The Washington Post

Ex-Clinton spokesman says Dem 2020 candidates should agree to transparency and daily press briefings.

U.S. federal judge to block Trump's new abortion rule: media, activists  Reuters

A federal judge in the U.S. state of Oregon will block a move by the Trump administration to cut off federal money to family planning clinics that offer abortion or ...

Trump's crackdown on visa overstays targets mostly African, Asian nations  USA TODAY

Trump ordered the secretaries of State and Homeland Security to develop plans to crack down on countries whose citizens are most likely to overstay.

Trump administration prepares a rule civil rights groups worry may deny care to transgender patients  The Washington Post

Trump administration officials are working on a new rule that civil rights organizations fear could essentially blow up the nondiscrimination protections of the ...

Trump unleashes on the media in morning tweetstorm  POLITICO

President Donald Trump went on a tear on Twitter on Tuesday morning, demanding an apology from The New York Times, complaining he doesn't get enough ...

Mitt Romney poses a major headache for Trump on Fed appointments  CNBC

President Donald Trump's effort to stack the Federal Reserve with ideological allies has run into a familiar foe: Republican Sen. Mitt Romney.

North Korea's leader meets Putin. Will Trump be jealous?  CNN

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has arrived in Vladivostok, where he will meet Vladimir Putin in a meeting that is something of a coup for the Russian leader ...

Trump wants to push Iran to the point of no return  The Washington Post

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Trump's hardline Iran policy could cost Americans 'billions' at the gas pump  CNBC

President Donald Trump's goal of bringing Iran to its knees threatens to exact a heavy toll on American drivers this summer, fuel analysts warn. The White House ...

Rush Limbaugh to Republicans: This is Trump's party, 'get on board'  Fox News

Conservative radio talk show host Rush Limbaugh didn't mince words while addressing multiple issues Tuesday on "The Story with Martha MacCallum" but his ...

Trump Backed Libyan Strongman’s Attack on Tripoli, U.S. Officials Say  Bloomberg

President Donald Trump indicated in a phone call with Libyan strongman Khalifa Haftar last week that the U.S. supported an assault on the country's capital to ...

Opinion: Here's Why The Trump Administration's Iran Sanctions Strategy Won't Work  NPR

The Trump administration can cause Iran severe pain, but it cannot trigger the collapse of the regime, argue Aaron David Miller of the Wilson Center and Richard ...

Trump Is Wasting Our Immigration Crisis  The New York Times

The system needs to be fixed, but “the wall” is only part of the solution.

Stephen Moore’s Columns Deriding Women Raise New Questions for Trump Fed Pick  The New York Times

Mr. Moore's past columns and appearances contain potential roadblocks to confirmation — including a history of writing about women in unflattering terms.

Long-time New York Times' liberal columnist argues for Trump's border wall: 'The solution is a high wall'  Fox News

President Trump has an unlikely new ally -- one of The New York Times' most liberal and well-known voices. Thomas Friedman, a long-time member of The New ...

Cindy Yang's Communist Party associate joined Trump campaign  Miami Herald

An associate of Li 'Cindy' Yang tied to the Chinese Communist Party signed a contract with the Republican National Committee to join Trump Victory, the ...

Former French ambassador calls Trump administration 'dysfunctional'  CNN

The former French ambassador to the US on Tuesday described the Trump administration as "totally dysfunctional" and said the United States "is not anymore ...

Trump Isn't Just Reversing Obama's Foreign Policies. He's Making it Impossible for His Successor to Go Back to Them.  POLITICO

How the administration will fundamentally damage U.S. national interests for years to come.

Trump’s Twitter Meeting, an Ethereum Thief, and More News  WIRED

President Donald Trump tweeted invective at Twitter again this morning, but this time Jack Dorsey took the conversation off-platform to the White House. In other ...

Barr gets waiver on case linked to inquiry into Trump's re-election effort  POLITICO

The waiver could give Barr a window into an investigation that involves a political action committee dedicated to re-electing Trump in 2020.

Trump's Monday night retweeting blitz  POLITICO

President Donald Trump undertook a retweeting blitz Monday night, surfacing 24 posts in about 30 minutes were as old as a year and covered topics from the ...

A threat in Trump's back pocket: Shaking up the global oil industry  POLITICO

Some lawmakers want to take on OPEC. Now they're itching for Trump to get on board with an idea he backed before becoming president.

Treasury Department ignores Democrats' 2nd deadline for Trump's tax returns  Axios

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin sent a letter to House Ways and Means Chairman Richard Neal (D-Mass.) Tuesday informing him that the Treasury ...

Donald Trump repeats unproven claims of GCHQ spying  The Guardian

Donald Trump has repeated unproven and unverified accusations that British intelligence agencies spied on his election campaign, just a day after the UK ...

Pipe bomb suspect Cesar Sayoc describes Trump rallies as 'new found drug'  CNN

The Florida man who pleaded guilty to mailing explosive devices said in a letter to a federal judge that attending a rally for President Donald Trump "became like ...

A brutal Sunday for Trump  The Washington Post

The full impact of Robert S. Mueller III's report is beginning to register with both Democrats and President Trump's apologists. If the Sunday shows were any ...

Mueller report exposes diminishing power of Trump denials  POLITICO

The report has reignited a media debate about how seriously to take the White House's statements of fact.

Trump’s washing-machine tariffs cost U.S. consumers $815,000 for every job created  Washington Post

President Trump has repeatedly sought to portray his tariffs on Chinese goods as a major windfall for the U.S. treasury that has extracted “billions of dollars” from ...

Pence’s Tax Returns, Like Trump’s, Stay Out of Sight  The Wall Street Journal

Vice President Mike Pence has filed three tax returns since taking office, but he hasn't publicly released any of them.

Why It Matters That Trump and Michael Cohen Had a Falling Out  The New York Times

As Mr. Trump's longtime fixer, Mr. Cohen had an intimate view of his boss's personal and professional lives. The collapse of their relationship has cast a shadow ...

2020 Dems a 'blob of socialists,' Trump's communications director tells Todd Starnes  Fox News

The Democratic Party's 2020 presidential field is a “blob of socialists,” and they're making the party too “extreme,” the director of strategic communications for ...

Mueller Witnesses Who Once Served in White House Now Fear Trump’s Ire  The New York Times

Witnesses whose accounts contributed to the Mueller report's damaging portrait of the president are said to be concerned about his potential retaliation.

Trump wins over big donors who snubbed him in 2016  POLITICO

Deep-pocketed Republicans who snubbed Donald Trump in 2016 are going all in for him in 2020, throwing their weight behind a newly created fundraising ...

Twitter shuts down 5000 pro-Trump bots retweeting anti-Mueller report invective  Ars Technica

Bots were tied to account formerly used for pro-Saudi messaging.

Donald Trump’s Brush with Accountability  The New Yorker

Robert Mueller's prosecutorial demurral doesn't mean that the President is above the law, Amy Davidson Sorkin writes.

To Defend Against a Mercurial Boss, Trump Aides Wield the Pen as Shield  The New York Times

Note-taking in the White House, a practice previous administrations shied away from to protect the president, has become a way for Trump aides to protect ...

As Herman Cain Bows Out of Fed Contention, Focus Shifts to Stephen Moore  The New York Times

WASHINGTON — President Trump announced Monday that Herman Cain, one of his two embattled picks for the Federal Reserve Board, had withdrawn his ...

Trump lashes out at Romney - POLITICO  POLITICO

President Donald Trump on Saturday ridiculed Sen. Mitt Romney for his loss to former President Barack Obama in 2012 — one day after Romney said he was ...

How To Report On Trump's White House  NPR

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro asks Rebecca Ballhaus of the Wall Street Journal and Carol Leonnig of The Washington Post about the challenges of reporting on ...

Amy Klobuchar’s Big Idea: Bipartisan Appeal Can Beat Trump  The New York Times

As her Democratic rivals promise generational change, national unity and sweeping liberal platforms, Ms. Klobuchar's plan is more prosaic: A win.

A Darker Portrait Emerges of Trump’s Attacks on the Justice Department  The New York Times

WASHINGTON — Rod J. Rosenstein, the deputy attorney general, praised President Trump last spring for backing the rule of law and commended the ...

Mueller investigated rumored compromising tapes of Trump in Moscow  CNN

Special counsel Robert Mueller examined whether President Donald Trump learned during the 2016 presidential campaign of the rumored existence of ...

George Conway: Case for Trump's impeachment better than Nixon's | TheHill  The Hill

In a series of tweets Tuesday morning, attorney George Conway, husband of White House counselor Kellyanne Conway, said President Trump engaged in ...

Trump's tax cut was a disaster for some Gold Star families, but it's a symptom of a larger problem  Task & Purpose

This year's tax code had an immediate financial impact on many Gold Star families, but it may be an indicator of a much bigger problem..

Reagan's Supply-Side Warriors Blaze a Comeback Under Trump  POLITICO

Like perms, Members Only jackets and Duran Duran, their economic theories were big in the go-go 1980s. Now they're back.

Donald Trump's cash machine grows stronger as Democrats prepare for primary brawl  CNN

Washington (CNN) Facing a crowded field of Democrats clamoring to oust him, President Donald Trump raised more in the first three months of this year than in ...

With Donald Trump's Easter Egg Roll, you get some politics  USA TODAY

WASHINGTON – The economy, impeachment and the border wall – President Donald Trump served up some politics Monday along with a traditional ceremony ...

Why Should Congress See Trump’s Tax Returns?  The Wall Street Journal

House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Richard Neal has demanded that the Treasury turn over six years of President Trump's tax returns by April 23.

Trump campaign punishes Don McGahn's law firm  POLITICO

The Trump campaign has hired its own in-house attorney for its 2020 reelection bid — shifting future business away from Jones Day, the law firm, that has ...

Trump's stonewalling strategy a challenge for House Democrats  CNN

Washington (CNN) Three months after Democrats took control of the House -- and with it new powers to investigate and even subpoena all manner of ...

Trump’s Washing Machine Tariffs Stung Consumers While Lifting Corporate Profits  The New York Times

President Trump's decision to impose tariffs on imported washing machines has had an odd effect: It raised prices on washing machines, as expected, but also ...

Prodded by Putin, Russians Sought Back Channels to Trump Through the Business World  The New York Times

The Mueller report shows how Russia's efforts to connect with the Trump team spun into high gear after the election as the Kremlin dispatched oligarchs and ...

Mueller report recounts 10 'episodes' involving Trump and questions of obstruction  CNBC

Barr explains his decision not to charge the president with obstructing the investigation, saying the DOJ considered Trump's actions and his motives.

Trump Lawyer Asserts President’s Right to Keep Tax Returns Private  The New York Times

WASHINGTON — President Trump's personal lawyer on Friday asserted Mr. Trump's right as a citizen to keep his tax returns private and told the Treasury ...

Sanders’s ‘Slip of the Tongue’ Would Be a Problem in Some White Houses. Not Trump’s.  The New York Times

PALM BEACH, Fla. — After admitting to investigators for the special counsel, Robert S. Mueller III, that she delivered a false statement from the White House ...

How Trump's Iran Sanctions Might Empower the Regime  Washington Monthly

Donald Trump is anything but subtle. When he designated the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) a foreign terrorist organization on April 8, the timing ...

Trump’s call with renegade Libyan general could signal a shift in U.S. policy  The Washington Post

The White House said Friday that President Trump, in a phone call with renegade Libyan general Khalifa Hifter, praised Hifter for fighting terrorism and ...

Trump's Fox News love fest hits a rough patch  POLITICO

Many viewers of Monday night's Fox News town hall with Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders saw a left-wing candidate in the hot seat on a ...

In one week, 4 major Trump-policy spins and flips  CNN

President Donald Trump likes to spin his finger in a circle and make a whirring noise when he's making fun of wind turbines as a source of renewable energy.

Read: Trump's written responses to special counsel Robert Mueller  CNN

As part of Robert Mueller's investigation, President Donald Trump submitted written answers to a list of "Russia-related" questions in November 2018. Read the ...

Trump’s Takeover of the Republican Party Is Almost Complete  The New York Times

The Trump campaign has helped install allies atop the most significant state parties, and has urged them to discourage conservative criticism of the president.

Don't Count on DHS to Resist Trump's Worst Impulses  POLITICO

President Donald Trump is in the midst of a purge at the Department of Homeland Security, evidently aimed at implementing more severe immigration and ...

Trump's hidden life on the golf course  POLITICO

The golf-loving president may be at his most natural and carefree on the links, with an array of politicians, celebrities and family members.

Bernie Sanders makes plea for Senate to override Donald Trump's Yemen veto  Roll Call

President Donald Trump's veto of a joint resolution to put an end to U.S. support for the Saudi-led war in Yemen is going to kick the matter back to senators when ...

"You gotta raise the damn money": Democrats fear Trump's fundraising  CBS News

As the Democratic presidential candidates report their first quarter fundraising hauls this week, party donors are fixated on one campaign: Donald Trump's.

Trump’s Second Term  The Atlantic

It's more likely than most people think—and compared with his first term, its effects would be far more durable.

House asks court to block Trump's border wall before it starts next month  CNN

The House of Representatives filed a motion Tuesday asking a federal court to block the construction of President Donald Trump's signature border wall through ...