Friday, January 19, 2018

Trump Administration Plans to Keep National Parks Open in a Shutdown

The move is designed not only to reduce inconvenience to travelers, but also to reduce Democrats’ political leverage in the showdown on Capitol Hill.A government shutdown under Donald Trump might look...

With Senate vote on government shutdown looming, Trump blames Democrats

CLOSE Speaker Paul Ryan said Thursday that he's confident that the GOP-controlled House will pass a stopgap government-wide funding bill, even as growing opposition from Senate Democrats made prospects in that chamber...

Trump's Dumping of AIDS Advisory Council Indicative of Indifference to Minorities

BuzzFlash and Truthout are ad-free because of sustaining support from readers like you. Help us keep publishing -- make a donation today! BILL BERKOWITZ FOR BUZZFLASH AT TRUTHOUT (Portrait: DonkeyHotey / Flickr)It's difficult...

How Long Would a Government Shutdown Last? Trump's State of the Union Could Be...

As the federal government faces a shutdown over congressional disagreements, the pending halt could impact President Donald Trump's anticipated State of the Union address. Trump will deliver his second presidential address on...

The Latest: Trump's Palm Beach trip depends on budget deal

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the budget battle in Congress (all times local): 8:25 a.m. President Donald Trump will not leave for a weekend at his Palm Beach estate unless a government...

Trump's Palm Beach trip depends on budget deal

President Donald Trump greets people on the South Lawn to the White House in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018, as he returns from Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald...

Trump Administration Requests $0 In Funding For Consumer Protection Agency

Mick Mulvaney, director of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and Acting Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) (Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg) The Trump administration requested $0 in second quarter...

The Latest: Trump's Palm Beach trip depends on budget deal

WASHINGTON — The Latest on the budget battle in Congress (all times local): 10:25 a.m. White House Budget Director Mick Mulvaney is putting the chances of a government shutdown at "between 50 and...

Trump misfires with claim that military would 'shut down' during government shutdown

(Ron Sachs/REX/Shutterstock)“A government shutdown will be devastating to our military . . . something the Dems care very little about!” — President Trump, in a tweet, Jan. 18 “If for any reason...

Trump again targets drug policy office, proposing 95 percent budget cut

President Donald Trump hasn’t appointed a permanent director or “drug czar,” to lead ONDCP or asked Congress for additional funding states say is needed to tackle the crisis. | Alex Brandon/AP...

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