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Why Trump's plan won't end the government shutdown  CNN

It should be good news that both President Donald Trump's Republicans and Speaker Nancy Pelosi's Democrats plan to vote to reopen the government this ...

Christie: Trump has 'found himself saddled with riffraff'  CNN

Former New Jersey GOP Gov. Chris Christie knocked a series of departed, high-profile members of the Trump administration in his upcoming book, according to ...

Trump is skipping Davos this year — but it probably won't matter  CNBC

The absence of President Donald Trump and key members of his cabinet at the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos this week probably won't matter all that ...

Trump skipping Davos is actually a smart move  CNN

David A. Andelman, executive director of The RedLines Project, is a contributor to CNN where his columns won the Deadline Club Award for Best Opinion ...

In Business and Governing, Trump Seeks Victory in Chaos  The New York Times

Three decades ago, Donald J. Trump waged a public battle with the talk show host Merv Griffin to take control of what would become Mr. Trump's third Atlantic ...

Calls escalate for Trump to end shutdown and trade war amid fears of economic slowdown  The Washington Post

DAVOS, SWITZERLAND – Calls are growing louder for President Trump to end the trade war and government shutdown as *fresh* evidence pours in that ...

Of course Trump has something on Lindsey Graham: His voters  The Washington Post

Sen. Lindsey O. Graham (R-S.C.) has gone from being one of President Trump's most vocal critics to one of his strongest allies. His transformation has sparked ...

If Trump’s ‘walls are closing in,’ they’re moving very slowly  The Washington Post

The term has had an extensive run in Washington punditry under Trump.

President Trump made 8,158 false or misleading claims in his first two years  The Washington Post

Two years after taking the oath of office, President Trump has made 8,158 false or misleading claims, according to The Fact Checker's database that analyzes, ...

Trump voters now blame him for the government shutdown  The Washington Post

In Michigan, which helped deliver Trump the presidency, many of his supporters find his stand for a border wall too disruptive, even for him.

Battle of the billionaires: Trump could face a super-rich challenger in 2020  NBC News

Does a billionaire have any chance? With a crowded Democratic primary field in the making, a pair of wealthy-beyond-belief candidates might join the race.

Trump's shutdown proposal rejected by Democrats  CNN

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Trump wall - all you need to know about US border in seven charts  BBC News

A standoff over funding for President Donald Trump's long-promised border wall has resulted in the longest-ever shutdown of the US government. Mr Trump ...

Donald Trump hits career low with Razzie nomination  The A.V. Club

The Razzies have long been a lazy cabal of lowest-common-denominator jeering, routinely bestowing their booby prizes upon the kinds of cynical Hollywood ...

Senate Republicans all but surrender to Trump on wall despite shutdown’s toll  The Washington Post

The Washington Post interviewed more than 40 GOP senators and aides, and found lawmakers firmly standing with Trump even as the GOP bears the brunt of ...

The rise and fall of Donald Trump's $365 million airline  Business Insider

In 1988, Donald Trump bought an airline, but within 18 months, it lost over $125 million. We talked to three former employees of Trump Shuttle.

Trump's unhappy anniversary  CNN

Year Two of Donald Trump's presidency ended Sunday as 800000 federal workers remained out of work, Trump's tit for tat conflict with Nancy Pelosi over the ...

Donald Trump’s weak negotiation skills caused this record government shutdown  USA TODAY

Trump negotiated some great deals early in his career. But then he became a celebrity and stopped using proven techniques, with disastrous results.

Trump thanks federal workers awaiting paychecks, calling them 'great patriots,' as partial shutdown hits 30...  Fox News

With hundreds of thousands of federal workers set to face another federal pay period without paychecks, President Trump thanked the “great patriots” for their ...

How Trump's Rhetoric Against Allies Has Often Isolated Him  NPR

Donald Trump became president two years ago Sunday. In that time, he's shown that his approach to foreign policy is anything but traditional.

Trump: 'I guess I found a magic wand' to boost manufacturing jobs | TheHill  The Hill

President Trump in a tweet on Monday said he's found the "magic wand" to create job growth in the manufacturing industry."Last year was the best year for ...

Mark Meadows, Trump whisperer  POLITICO

The conservative lawmaker talks to Trump more many senior aides do, sometimes spending an hour-plus on the phone or speaking multiple times a day.

Trump's Presidency Is at Its Exact Midpoint. Here's What We've Learned  TIME

On the second anniversary of his inauguration, President Donald Trump is engaged in a no-win standoff with Congress, besieged by new allegations about his ...

Cohen Threatened CNBC That Trump Would Sue After 2014 Poll Disappointment  The Wall Street Journal

Both Donald Trump and his fixer Michael Cohen called the network to complain about Mr. Trump's failure to be ranked among the 25 “top business leaders,” ...

Who is interpreter Marina Gross and can she shed light on Trump's meeting with Putin?  ABC News

Who's Marina Gross, the State Department interpreter who was the only other American with President Donald Trump during a one-on-one meeting with Russian ...

In Trump country, Republicans cheer on shutdown: The 'government is our biggest enemy'  USA TODAY

The president's supporters say he's keeping their support by delivering on his campaign promises to slash government and drain the swamp.

Trump made Dems ‘look like fools’ by canceling Pelosi trip, MSNBC's Chris Matthews says  Fox News

President Trump made Democrats “look like fools” last week when he denied military aircraft to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi for an overseas trip the day after ...

Watch President Trump's full immigration announcement  MSNBC

In an address to the nation on Saturday, President Donald Trump offered a compromise of border wall funding in exchange for extending protections for DACA ...

Trump’s Deal Meets With Skepticism Among Immigrants in Texas  The New York Times

President Trump has offered a deal on immigration, but the clients at one hair salon in San Antonio weren't buying it.

Five reasons Trump may be a one-termer  The Washington Post

President Trump's critics have repeatedly complained that when it comes to his rhetoric, attacks on Democratic norms and incompetence, “Nothing matters.

The terrible twos of the Trump Presidency: A cautionary tale  CNN

Historian Thomas Balcerski says President Trump, marking the second anniversary of taking office Sunday, should learn from the experience of President James ...

Why Democrats Said No to Trump’s Border Compromise  National Review

Lots of people are wondering just why Democrats rejected President Trump's plan to reopen government agencies even before he announced the plan. House ...

Donald Trump hasn't had to veto a single thing. Here's why.  CNN

It's been almost 140 years since a US president didn't veto something during his time in the White House. And that President, James Garfield, was assassinated ...

Trump Will Make Broad-Based Public Appeal for Border Wall  The New York Times

President Trump, stymied in talks over his border wall, will try to break Democratic intransigence with a national address on Tuesday and a trip to the border.

'SNL' has Baldwin's Trump play 'Deal or No Deal' with the government shutdown  CNN

"Saturday Night Live" kicked off its first episode of 2019 by having Alec Baldwin's President Trump play "Deal or No Deal: Government Shutdown Edition."

More Americans pessimistic about Trump's presidency than any presidency in last 25 years  CNN

The 47% who say Trump's presidency will be unsuccessful is also higher than ever measured in the last 25 years for any president. These people are basically ...

China grants Ivanka Trump's defunct company five trademarks | TheHill  The Hill

White House adviser and first daughter Ivanka Trump's now defunct company has reportedly won preliminary approval for five trademarks in China.

There’s Snow on TV, so Trump’s Tweeting About Climate Change  The Atlantic

It's something of an annual tradition for the president. On Sunday morning, as the eastern half of the country endured driving snow and frigid winter winds, ...

The 'exhausting' work of factcheckers who track Trump's barrage of lies  The Guardian

Since taking office, Trump has made 7645 'false or misleading claims'. In the month of October he said 1200 things that were false or misleading, according to ...

While Kim plays to Trump's ego, he builds his nuclear arsenal  CNN

In her presidential weekly briefing, Samantha Vinograd writes that President Trump must make clear that absent any clear steps toward denuclearization, the US ...

Trump’s letter to Pelosi accomplished its main goal: Owning the libs  The Washington Post

Members of Congress, including House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, were reportedly on their way to the airport for a delegation to Europe and the Middle East when a ...

Trump's Fast Food Photo Op Tops This Week's Internet News  WIRED

Last week was busy, but everyone had an opinion on those photos of the president with some burgers.

Will Trump’s Compromise Help End The Shutdown? And Was It Even A Compromise?  FiveThirtyEight

Welcome to a special weekend edition of FiveThirtyEight's weekly politics chat. The transcript below has been lightly edited. micah (Micah Cohen, managing ...

An American Disappeared in Syria 2 Years Ago. His Family Wants Trump to Help.  The New York Times

BEIRUT — Since disappearing in Syria nearly two years ago, an American therapist has missed the birth of one grandchild, then another. His family in the ...

The revealing words Trump said about Pelosi's trip  CNN

Whatever you think of President Trump's decision to ground Nancy Pelosi and her traveling delegation, writes David Axelrod, it's hard to accept the way he ...

Trump startled by cozy Barr-Mueller relationship  CNN

President Donald Trump was startled Tuesday as he watched television coverage of his nominee for attorney general describing a warm relationship with the ...

Trump's shutdown nightmare: A choice between the economy and the wall  CNN

If the government shutdown lasts much longer, President Donald Trump's only way out may involve a choice between two pillars of his political viability -- his ...

Beware the Furies, President Trump  The New York Times

What energized Democratic women really, really want: Trump out.

The Democratic Response To Trump's Latest Border Security Proposal  NPR

NPR's Melissa Block speaks with Democratic Congressman Jamie Raskin following President Trump's latest proposal on border security.

Kasparov: All Trump's 'big decisions' are 'connected to Putin's interests'  MSNBC

Gary Kasparov joins MTP Daily and tells Chuck, "All Trump's big decisions, they are somehow connected to Putin's interests and always help Putin to reach his ...

SE Cupp: Trump's DACA deal seems like a distraction  CNN

CNN's SE Cupp dives into President Trump's offer to Democrats to extend protections for DACA recipients and individuals with Temporary Protection status in ...

Trump’s unfounded tweet about Muslim “prayer rugs,” explained  Vox

President Donald Trump on Friday posted an extremely dubious tweet alleging people from Muslim-majority countries are crossing the border with bad ...

Photos: Some of Trump's weirdest moments as president, two years in  Quartz

Today (Jan. 20) is the two-year mark for US president Donald Trump's administration. While some hoped that the trappings of the White House might soften ...

Joy on Trump's speech: No mention of people suffering during government shutdown  MSNBC

Joy Reid and Geoff Bennett break down President Trump's latest immigration speech, where Trump offered three years of protection for DACA recipients and ...

Trump's Bogus Tweet About Prayer Rugs at the Border  The Atlantic

Seldom can one find so succinct a demonstration of the president's anti-Muslim sentiments, reliance on right-wing media, and lack of interest in accuracy or truth.

Trump's dismal popularity among foreigners may be costing the US billions in exports  CNBC

President Donald Trump's unpopularity overseas could be lowering American exports by billions of dollars as foreign demand for U.S. goods moves in tandem ...

Mueller Statement Disputes Report That Trump Directed Cohen to Lie  The New York Times

WASHINGTON — The special counsel investigating Russian interference in the 2016 election disputed on Friday a report that said President Trump had ...

Trump is fraying nerves inside the Pentagon  CNN

Washington (CNN) Two years into his presidency, Donald Trump is fueling unprecedented uncertainty and anxiety inside the Pentagon. In private conversations ...

Trump’s Wall, Trump’s Shutdown and Trump’s Side of the Story  The New York Times

People close to the president described him as emboldened since members of Congress returned to Washington, giving him not only a clear target to swing at ...

U.S. military leaders 'embarrassed' by Trump's Syria plan, Kurdish commander says  NBC News

American military leaders are "constantly apologizing" for President Trump's Syria withdrawal plan, according to the commander of the Syrian Democratic ...

In pictures: Trump's second year  CNN

During his second year in office, US President Donald Trump met with North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un, ushered Brett Kavanaugh through a bitterly divisive ...

Many 2020 Dems Silent On Trump's Afghanistan, Syria Withdrawals  HuffPost

HuffPost contacted a dozen likely presidential candidates to ask where they stand.

Trump is a slapstick genius for the comically disastrous way he runs the country  The Washington Post

“The Play That Goes Wrong,” a British slapstick comedy, finished a short run at the Kennedy Center this month, so most Washingtonians didn't get to see its ...

Exclusive: Trump plans shutdown compromise  Axios

President Trump plans to use remarks from the Diplomatic Reception Room on Saturday afternoon to propose a notable immigration compromise, according to ...

Trump loses support among his core voting groups as the shutdown drags on, polls say  CNBC

The poll results come in the midst of the government shutdown and as multiple Democratic lawmakers announce 2020 bids to challenge Trump.

Trump's Syria morass  CNN

The suicide attack that killed four Americans including two US soldiers on Wednesday in Manbij, Syria is a vivid reminder of the confused and confusing state of ...

Trump says he could keep shutdown going for months or years  CNN

Washington (CNN) A meeting Friday between President Donald Trump and newly powerful Democrats ended in varied descriptions of what transpired, with ...

Donald Trump faces backlash over ‘Send A Brick’ campaign  NEWS.com.au

Donald Trump's campaign team is facing a backlash after launching a fundraising drive to send “bricks” to the offices of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and ...

Giuliani’s absurd ‘collusion’ walkback signals serious worry about Trump’s vulnerability  The Washington Post

Everybody is having a grand old time with Rudy Giuliani's buffoonish new comments on CNN about President Trump and “collusion” with Russia. But beyond the ...

Immigration stats: how 2 years of Trump’s policies have affected immigrants  Vox.com

In two years as president, Donald Trump has done more to crack down on immigrants — both those seeking to come and those already here — than most ...

FBI investigated how Trump's actions seemed to benefit Russia  CNN

At the same time the FBI opened a probe into President Donald Trump for possible obstruction of justice after he fired FBI Director James Comey, ...

The majority of Americans are against Trump on the wall and the shutdown  CNN

President Donald Trump is taking his case to the American people over why they should back him in the partial government shutdown.

Trump’s National Address Escalates Border Wall Fight  The New York Times

WASHINGTON — President Trump doubled down on one of the biggest gambles of his presidency on Tuesday night with a televised appeal to pressure ...

Trump and Democrats Dig In After Talks to Reopen Government Go Nowhere  The New York Times

WASHINGTON — President Trump and Democratic congressional leaders dug in Wednesday for a lengthy partial shutdown in a newly divided government after ...

In a West Wing in Transition, Trump Tries to Stand Firm on the Shutdown  The New York Times

Despite his public bravado, President Trump has had moments of frustration as he takes in negative news coverage of the shutdown, pointing his finger at aides ...

Will The Shutdown Hurt Trump’s Re-election Chances?  FiveThirtyEight

The partial government shutdown is beginning to drag on President Trump's approval rating, which is at its lowest point in months. As of early Wednesday ...

Trump advisers are cynically feeding his raging ego, and we’re all the victims  The Washington Post

If the economy goes south, perhaps that will damage Trump's ego to get him to give up on the shutdown.

Donald Trump's temper tantrum  CNN

On Wednesday, the President of the United States stormed out of a meeting with top congressional leaders after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi refused to support ...

Trump’s Probably Not Going Anywhere. Get Over It.  POLITICO

The walls supposedly are always closing in on President Donald Trump. The end is always beginning. He's going to quit. He's going to be impeached and ...

Trump’s shutdown strategy continues to show all the signs of failure  The Washington Post

To hear Brad Parscale — President Trump's website designer turned campaign manager — tell it, the government shutdown over which Trump so eagerly ...

Why One of Trump’s Biggest Legal Threats Is New York’s Attorney General  FiveThirtyEight

This is the Trump Docket, where we track some of the most important legal cases of the Trump presidency and how their results could shape presidential power.

Trump sends letter to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un  CNN

A letter was delivered from US President Donald Trump to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un over the weekend, a source familiar with the ongoing ...

Many Voters Think Trump's a Self-Made Man. What Happens When You Tell Them Otherwise?  POLITICO

Who is Donald Trump? Ask Americans and many of them will describe a self-made billionaire.

Trump's wild ride may get bumpier still in 2019  CNN

Donald Trump has a New Year's message for Americans reeling from his disruption and exhausted by his impossible-to-ignore presidency: "CALM DOWN AND ...

Mercurial Trump Has Made Path Out of Shutdown Much Harder to Find  The New York Times

From changing his positions to undermining his vice president, President Trump has left even his own party baffled as lawmakers search for a way to reopen the ...

Trump vows to ‘devastate’ Turkish economy if U.S.-backed Kurds are attacked  The Washington Post

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — As Secretary of State Mike Pompeo crisscrossed the Middle East this week to explain the U.S. military withdrawal from Syria, he ...

Impeach Donald Trump  The Atlantic

Starting the process will rein in a president who is undermining American ideals—and bring the debate about his fitness for office into Congress, where it ...

Michael Cohen, Trump’s Former Lawyer, Agrees to Testify to Congress  The New York Times

In a decision that could further damage President Trump's image, Mr. Cohen will give “a full and credible account” of his work for Mr. Trump next month before ...

Trump’s efforts to stave off impeachment may also doom his reelection  The Washington Post

There's a method to President Trump's shutdown madness — and it actually makes a lot of sense once you realize that the shutdown isn't about “the wall.” It's not ...

Trump has concealed details of his face-to-face encounters with Putin from senior officials in administration  The Washington Post

President Trump has gone to extraordinary lengths to conceal details of his conversations with Russian President Vladimir Putin, including on at least one ...

Federal agency 'improperly' ignored constitutional concerns before allowing Trump to keep lease to his hotel, internal watchdog says  The Washington Post

The General Services Administration “ignored” concerns that President Trump's lease on a government-owned building — the one that houses his Trump ...

Trump’s Freewheeling and Mostly Fact-Free Cabinet Meeting  The New York Times

For over an hour and a half, President Trump spoke on a variety of topics, including the border wall, Syria, his unpopularity abroad and Mitt Romney. Not all of it ...

Trump's team had over 100 contacts with Russian-linked officials, according to think tank analysis  USA TODAY

The findings, tracked by the Center for American Progress, come amid reports that special counsel Robert Mueller is finishing his investigation.

Trump's message on Christmas Day: 'It's a disgrace'  CNN

In President Donald Trump's Christmas Day telling, the drugs are flowing over the border, the Federal Reserve is imperiling the economy and the Democrats are ...

Trump fires back at Mitt Romney for scathing op-ed  CNN

Washington (CNN) President Donald Trump fired back at Mitt Romney after the Republican senator-elect penned an op-ed saying Trump "has not risen to the ...

Trump's nightmare: A Latino taking his job  CNN

Some may consider Julián Castro just a longshot for president They could not be more wrong. He is a symbol--a living repudiation of the negative rhetoric that ...

Pelosi asks Trump to reschedule SOTU because of shutdown  POLITICO

Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday asked President Donald Trump to reschedule his State of the Union address — or deliver it in writing — as long as the ...

What we're waiting to learn about President Trump's health one year after his first physical  CNN

President Donald Trump, the oldest President elected in US history at the age of 70, underwent his first presidential physical last January. He used it as an ...

Democrats Focus on Shutdown’s Cost and Steer Away From Trump’s Wall  The New York Times

President Trump's relentless demands for a wall could divide Democrats over border security alternatives, so they are sticking to what unifies them: Reopening ...