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Trump lawyer Rudolph Giuliani insists they never denied collusion with Russia

Interviewed by CNN's Chris Cuomo, Trump attorney Rudy Giuliani all but admits what everyone assumes: that the Trump campaign colluded with the Russian government in the 2016 presidential election. Rudolph Giuliani: "I never stated there was no collusion between the campaign or people in the campaign." CNN: "Yes you have." Rudolph Giuliani: "I have not. I said there is not a single bit of evidence that the POTUS committed the only crime you could commit here, conspiring with the Russians to ...
Tags: Video, Politics, News, Russia, Cnn, Rudy Giuliani, Trump, Rudolph Giuliani, Chris Cuomo Trump, DNC Trump


Man in Georgia wanted to attack the White House, federal officials say

Hasher Taheb, 21, of Cumming, Georgia, was arrested in connection with a plot to attack the White House and other federal buildings, US Attorney for the Northern District of Georgia BJay Pak said Wednesday.
Tags: White House, US, Georgia, Cnn, Cumming Georgia, Hasher Taheb, Northern District of Georgia BJay Pak


Trump signs law ensuring shutdown pay for government workers

President Donald Trump signed a bill providing back pay to federal employees affected by the ongoing partial government shutdown, the White House announced Wednesday.
Tags: White House, Cnn, Donald Trump, Trump


These 7 House Democrats met with Trump about the shutdown

A day after congressional Democrats declined to meet with President Donald Trump over ending the government shutdown, at least seven House Democrats attended a White House meeting Wednesday aimed at reopening the government that has been partially closed for more than three weeks.
Tags: White House, Cnn, House, Donald Trump, Trump


America at War: Infographic Reveals How the U.S. Military Is Operating in 40% of the World’s Nations

Earlier this month, NBC reporter and analyst William Arkin ended a 30-year career as a journalist, announcing in a “scathing letter,” Democracy Now! reports, that “he would be leaving the network. Arkin accuses “the media of warmongering while ignoring the, quote, ‘creeping fascism of homeland security.’” He does not equivocate in a follow-up interview with Amy Goodman. “The generals and the national security leadership" are also now, he says, “the commentators and the analysts who populate the...
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Little progress seen on shutdown as talks continue among bipartisan 'gang'

A bipartisan Senate "gang" entered Wednesday hoping to pull together a proposal that could garner the votes (and presidential support) to re-open the government, while the White House will take a second swing at convincing rank-and-file Democrats to peel away from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.
Tags: Senate, White House, Cnn, House


WH economic adviser says damage to economy from shutdown is a 'little bit worse' than predicted

White House economic adviser Kevin Hassett acknowledged Tuesday that the White House underestimated the negative impact on the United States' economic growth from the ongoing government shutdown.
Tags: White House, Cnn, United States, Kevin Hassett


White House economic adviser says damage to economy from shutdown is a 'little bit worse' than predicted

White House economic adviser Kevin Hassett said Tuesday that the negative impact on the United States' economic growth from the partial government shutdown will be worse than anticipated.
Tags: White House, Cnn, United States, Kevin Hassett


Democrats decline White House meeting on shutdown

The White House sent invitations to a bipartisan group of lawmakers for a meeting aimed at finding a solution to ending the government shutdown -- now in its 25th day as the longest in US history -- but no Democrats are expected to attend. CNN's Kaitlan Collins reports.
Tags: News, White House, US, Cnn, Stories, Kaitlan Collins


Former Pepsi CEO tops White House shortlist for World Bank

Trump administration officials, including the President's daughter Ivanka Trump, will begin interviewing candidates to become World Bank president in the coming days, people familiar with the matter said.
Tags: White House, Cnn, World Bank, Trump, Pepsi, Ivanka Trump


Democrats decline White House meeting on shutdown: 'It's kind of a mess'

The White House sent invitations to a bipartisan group of lawmakers for a meeting Tuesday afternoon aimed at finding a solution to ending the government shutdown -- now in its 25th day as the longest in US history -- but no Democrats are expected to attend.
Tags: White House, US, Cnn


GOP’s John Kasich lands regular role as CNN commentator

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Former Gov. John Kasich (KAY’-sik) says he’s joined CNN as a political commentator. The Ohio Republican is a frequent critic of President Donald Trump and a potential 2020 presidential contender. Kasich announced in a tweet on Tuesday he will begin immediately as a regular contributor on the cable news network. Kasich […]
Tags: Television, News, Entertainment, Ap, Cnn, Nation, Gop, Ohio, Donald Trump, John Kasich, Kasich, COLUMBUS Ohio, Nation & World Politics, John Kasich KAY sik


Donald Trump's epic fast food picture is perfectly Trumpian

On Monday night, President Donald Trump hosted the Clemson University football team at the White House to celebrate the team's victory in the national college playoffs. Because of the government shutdown, Trump decided to pay, out of pocket, for a boatload worth of fast food to feed the players. And just before the team arrived, this photo was taken.
Tags: White House, Cnn, Donald Trump, Trump, Clemson University


Chef José Andrés will serve free meals daily to furloughed federal workers in Washington

José Andrés' team will open a kitchen and café Wednesday on Pennsylvania Avenue between the US Capitol and the White House to serve free hot meals to federal workers with valid ID.
Tags: Washington, White House, Cnn, Pennsylvania Avenue, Jose Andres, US Capitol


Trump AG nominee to defend record in Senate hearing

President Donald Trump's attorney general nominee, William Barr, will testify before a Senate panel Tuesday amid questions about the Justice Department's independence from the White House and future of the special counsel investigation.
Tags: Senate, White House, Cnn, Donald Trump, Justice Department, William Barr, Trump AG


White House looks to pick off Democrats to shake up shutdown stalemate, even as party remains united

Gridlocked about how to end the longest shutdown in US history, the White House is reaching out to rank-and-file moderate Democrats to try and peel off support from Speaker Nancy Pelosi.
Tags: White House, US, Cnn


Trump personally paying for Clemson's fast-food White House meals

President Donald Trump is personally paying for the meals that will be provided to the Clemson University football team during their national championship celebration at the White House on Monday night, CNN has learned.
Tags: News, White House, Cnn, Stories, Clemson, Donald Trump, Trump, Clemson University


Trump personally paying for Clemson's fast-food White House meals

President Donald Trump is personally paying for the meals that will be provided to the Clemson University football team during their national championship celebration at the White House Monday night, CNN has learned.
Tags: White House, Cnn, Clemson, Donald Trump, Trump, Clemson University


What We Know About The 5 Meetings Between Trump And Putin

This weekend brought the remarkable news that President Donald Trump went to extreme lengths to conceal or limit access to information about his in-person meetings with Russian President Vladimir Putin. As first reported by the Washington Post, Trump has blocked the rest of his administration from receiving briefings about his conversations with Putin, once going so far as to take possession of the notes of the U.S. interpreter present. Details about these unusual, unprecedented actions are re...
Tags: Post, News, Putin, Vladimir Putin, North Korea, France, Senate, White House, Angela Merkel, Russia, Bloomberg, Syria, Ukraine, Cnn, Fbi, Hillary Clinton


The 35 most astounding lines from Donald Trump's Jeanine Pirro interview

President Donald Trump spent his Saturday night holed up in the White House, calling into Jeanine Pirro's show on Fox News.
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An American president actually had to deny he is a foreign agent

In any other time, with any other president, the spectacle of the commander in chief honking hoarsely on the White House lawn about how "I never worked for Russia," would be the political equivalent of a five-alarm fire, writes Michael D'Antonio. When in history has an American president been required to answer such serious, credible questions about his loyalties?
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'I never worked for Russia': Trump hits out at 'dirty cops' who launched probe after he sacked FBI chief

Donald Trump, the US president, declared on Monday that he has "never" worked for Russia as he hit out at reports that he was investigated by the FBI over alleged ties to the Kremlin.  The US president delivered a definitive rejection of claims that the FBI investigated whether he was acting on Russia's behalf when he sacked James Comey, the bureau's director, in 2017.  It came after he refused to say "no" when asked if he was working for Russia in a Saturday night interview, instead say...
Tags: News, White House, Russia, India, US, Cnn, Fbi, New York Times, House Of Representatives, US Congress, Kremlin, Donald Trump, Baker, James Comey, Trump, Donald J Trump


Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez reaches more people on Twitter than the press and establishment Democrats

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is a Twitter ninja, whose Twitter interactions far outstrip any establishment Democrat (including powerhouses like Kamala Harris and Barack Obama) as well as media outlets from CNN to the New York Times. Yeah, she trails Trump, but he tweets three times as much as she does and also gets a baseline of attention thanks to the presidency. Naked Capitalism's Jerri-Lynn Scofield reveals ACO's secret: "She’s preaching popular, common sense, underexpressed messages. But hones...
Tags: Twitter, Post, New York, News, Congress, Barack Obama, Analytics, Cnn, Democrats, Kamala Harris, Trump, Dinos, Jerri Lynn Scofield, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez


Graham Urges Trump To Reopen Gov. Temporarily, Continue Wall Negotiations

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Republican lawmaker advising President Donald Trump said he is encouraging the president to reopen the government for several weeks to continue negotiating with Democrats over funding for a U.S.-Mexico border wall before the president takes the more drastic step of declaring a national emergency. But that may be wishful thinking, given that Sen. Lindsey Graham also says Trump still wants to reach a deal for the wall before agreeing to reopen shuttered government department...
Tags: News, Supreme Court, Congress, Washington, Mexico, White House, Ap, Cnn, House, Fox News, Graham, Nancy Pelosi, Johnson, Donald Trump, South Carolina, Trump


Brace Yourself: Waves Of 2020 Announcements Expected Soon

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — After months of speculation and secrecy, the 2020 presidential primary season is about to explode. With several Democrats already in the race, a half dozen more are locking down final travel, staffing and strategy to launch White House bids in the coming weeks. While plans may change, the announcements are expected to come in waves, the first featuring a group of ambitious Senate Democrats including New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, California Sen. Kamala Harris and Ne...
Tags: New York, Texas, News, Minnesota, Obama, California, Washington, Senate, White House, New York City, Los Angeles, Joe Biden, Ap, Cnn, Hillary Clinton, New Hampshire


Trump lashed out at Mulvaney during meeting with Democrats

President Donald Trump lashed out at acting chief of staff Mick Mulvaney during a Situation Room meeting with Democrats, including House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, earlier this month, a White House official said Sunday.
Tags: Senate, White House, Cnn, House, Nancy Pelosi, Donald Trump, Trump, Chuck Schumer, Mick Mulvaney, Mulvaney


Trump's economic adviser compares shutdown to vacation, says furloughed workers are 'better off'

White House economic adviser Kevin Hassett said furloughed federal workers who are not getting paid during the partial government shutdown are "better off" because they didn't have to use vacation days.
Tags: White House, Cnn, Trump, Kevin Hassett


Wall Street Journal: White House requested plans last year from Pentagon to attack Iran

The White House's National Security Council asked the Pentagon last year for plans for launching a military attack against Iran, the Wall Street Journal reported early Sunday, citing current and former US officials.
Tags: White House, US, Iran, Cnn, Pentagon, National Security Council, Wall Street Journal


US election 2020: The Democrat candidates who are running for president

Tulsi Gabbard, the Democratic US Representative of Hawaii, has become the latest Democrat to throw her hat in the ring for the US presidential election in 2020.  In remarks aired by CNN on Friday, Ms Gabbard said she intended to pursue a challenge to Republican President Donald Trump. "I have decided to run and will be making a formal announcement within the next week," Ms Gabbard said. She is the latest to join what is expected to be a crowded Democratic primary field before the November 2020 p...
Tags: News, Maryland, Congress, Washington, White House, Massachusetts, Iraq, Elizabeth Warren, US, Barack Obama, Bloomberg, Joe Biden, Syria, Ap, Cnn, Hillary Clinton


Hawaii Representative Tulsi Gabbard Says She Will Run For President In 2020

Democratic Representative Tulsi Gabbard of Hawaii is running for president in 2020.Gabbard revealed her decision on Friday in an interview with CNN. She said she will make a formal announcement within the next week."There are a lot of reasons for me to make this decision,” Gabbard said. “There are a lot of challenges that are facing the American people that I'm concerned about and that I want to help solve.”Gabbard was first elected to the House of Representatives in 2012 to represent Hawaii’s ...
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