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Aides Including Mulvaney Goaded Trump To Ground Pelosi’s Flight In Retaliation

Some of President Donald Trump’s staffers—including acting Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney—had a thirst for revenge after reading House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s (D-CA) State of the Union letter. According to a Thursday New York Time report, Mulvaney and the other disgruntled aides goaded Trump to knock her down a peg especially after her proclamation about the legislature being a coequal branch of the government. The team thought that grounding her was the easiest way to get revenge, and were repo...
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Trump Vents To Mulvaney: ‘We Are Getting Crushed!’ On Shutdown Coverage

President Donald Trump, ever hyper-aware of how his administration plays out in the media, boiled over recently as he turned to his acting chief of staff Mick Mulvaney: “We are getting crushed! Why can’t we get a deal?” According to a Wednesday New York Times report, Trump is shocked that Democrats haven’t come around on the wall and has taken to finger pointing at various aides whenever he sees news or polling indicating that Americans are blaming him for the prolonged shutdown. Mulvaney, th...
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In a West Wing in Transition, Trump Tries to Stand Firm on the Shutdown

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 for not delivering the deal he wants.
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Trump Rejects Proposal for a 3-Week Pause to the Shutdown

President Trump said he did not want to extend the impasse over funding for a border wall, but it was not clear what he saw as an alternative.
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President Trump Rejects Proposal to Temporarily Reopen the Government

Mr. Trump said he did not want to extend the impasse over funding for the wall, but it was not clear what he saw as an alternative.
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Trump Berated Mulvaney During Dem Meeting: ‘You F*cked It All Up, Mick’

During a negotiations meeting with Democrats in early January, President Trump upbraided his top aide, acting Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney because he was unhappy with his negotiating style, Axios reported. “You fucked it all up, Mick,” Trump reportedly told Mulvaney, cutting him off while he spoke of finding a “middle ground” with Democrats who seemed to be unflinching in their opposition to providing $5.7 billion for Trump’s border wall. “As a negotiator, Trump was resetting,” a source in th...
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Trump Reportedly Flays Mick Mulvaney In Meeting: ‘You Just F**ked It All Up’

In negotiations over the border wall, Trump reportedly stuck to his asking price, but Mulvaney was willing to come down.
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Trump lashed out at Mulvaney during meeting with Dems

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.
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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.
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Trump Pulls Back From Declaring a National Emergency to Fund a Wall

As he searches for a way to end the political stalemate with Democratic lawmakers, the president finds himself boxed in — a familiar position when it comes to immigration issues
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The Mobile Mick Mulvaney May Be Eyeing Yet Another Job: USC President

Late last year, while Mick Mulvaney was leading the Office of Management and Budget and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, he was weeks away from nabbing the acting White House chief of staff gig. However, at the time, he was also eyeing a very different occupation: the presidency of the University of South Carolina. According to a Monday New York Times report, Mulvaney had reached out to an official at the school as recently as late 2018 to inquire about the upcoming vacancy, and has ...
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Mick Mulvaney Has Two Jobs. He Has Been Discussing Another.

As recently as late last year the acting White House chief of staff explored becoming president of the University of South Carolina, people familiar with the discussions said.
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Government shutdown: Democrats pan Trump's steel border wall concession

President claims Sunday meeting was ‘productive’ as Mulvaney says payroll will not go out on Friday if shutdown continuesThe two sides of the partial federal government shutdown remained far apart on Monday, as day 17 of the closure rolled on after a weekend of fruitless meetings between the White House and Democratic representatives in Congress. Related: Trump threatens national emergency in 'next few days' over wall and shutdown Continue reading...
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Mulvaney Blames Schumer For Apparent Trump Fib That Ex-Presidents Back His Wall

"My guess is that this boils down to some semantic difficulties with Schumer," the acting W.H. chief of staff said.
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President Trump says he needs to deal with Democratic leaders to end partial government shutdown

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump held out little hope Sunday that another round of talks between top aides and congressional staff would produce meaningful progress toward ending the partial government shutdown, seeming to undercut his team by saying he needed to deal directly with Democratic leaders. “Ultimately, it’s going to be solved by the principals,” Trump told reporters at the White House before leaving for staff meetings at Camp David as the shutdown headed into its third week. A sec...
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Mulvaney: Actually, being chief of staff is fun

Acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney says his new position is "actually a lot of fun" and has been "great" so far.
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Mulvaney says being chief of staff is 'actually a lot of fun'

Acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney says his new position is "actually a lot of fun" and has been "great" so far.
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‘I Have No Idea’: Mulvaney Juggles Trump’s Wild Border Wall Claims

Acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney on Sunday tried to put a positive spin on President Donald Trump’s demand for $5 billion for a border wall, which Democrats have rejected and which has resulted in a 16-day (and counting) partial government shutdown. Trump repeatedly said — at least, before the shutdown began — that he would enthusiastically take credit for a shutdown resulting from his border wall demands. On Sunday, speaking to CNN’s Jake Tapper, Mulvaney took a different stan...
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Mulvaney: Trump has authority to defend nation

White House Acting Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney tells CNN's Jake Tapper that he supports President Donald Trump using emergency powers to defend the southern border.
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Mulvaney: switch to steel is Trump wall concession to end shutdown

President heads for Camp David as talks drag on in WashingtonStar-spangled shutdown: how nationalism warped US politicsReporting “not much progress” in talks to end a government shutdown entering its 16th day, acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney perhaps hinted as to why: Donald Trump’s concession to Democrats resisting his demand for a border wall is to build it with steel, not concrete. Related: Is Mitt Romney the man to lead a Republican rebellion against Trump? Continue reading...
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Mulvaney: Shutdown meeting 'did not make much progress'

Progress in talks to reopen the government remains at a standstill after Saturday's meeting with Trump administration officials and congressional staff, acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney said Saturday.
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Mulvaney: Saturday shutdown meeting 'did not make much progress'

Progress in talks to reopen the government remains at a standstill after Saturday's meeting with Trump administration officials and congressional staff, acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney said Saturday.
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Mulvaney says shutdown meeting 'did not make much progress'

Progress in talks to reopen the government remains at a standstill after Saturday's meeting with Trump administration officials and congressional staff, acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney said Saturday.
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News Analysis: The Border Wall: How a Potent Symbol Is Now Boxing Trump In

What started out as a memory trick for an undisciplined candidate has become the central priority of the Trump presidency, even as some immigration hard-liners do not view it as a top goal.
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Will new mortgage regulators in D.C. keep your home safe?

What’s up with mortgage rates? Jeff Lazerson of Mortgage Grader in Laguna Niguel gives us his take. Rate news summary From Freddie Mac’s weekly survey:  Down 2 basis points from last week and, for the first time in four months, the 15-year fixed rate is under 4 percent, averaging 3.99 percent. The 30-year fixed rate improved to 4.55 percent, down 4 basis point from last week. The Mortgage Bankers Association reported an almost 10 percent drop in mortgage application volume from two weeks earlier...
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Trump threatens to seal off US-Mexico border 'entirely' if Congress does not agree funding for a wall

Donald Trump, the US president, on Friday threatened to seal off the entire US-Mexico border if Congress does not approve funding for a border wall. His comments came as the federal government shutdown entered its seventh day, with Mr Trump failing to come to a budget agreement with his Democratic opponents. The continued standoff means around a quarter of the US government will likely remain closed well into 2019, when the Democrats will take control of the House of Representatives. The shutdow...
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Trump canceled New Year's plans because of the shutdown, Mulvaney says

President Donald Trump has canceled his New Year's plans in order to remain in Washington until a deal over border wall funds is reached and the partial government shutdown ends, according to the President's incoming acting chief of staff.
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Mulvaney: Trump willing to shutdown border

President Trump's incoming Chief of Staff, Mick Mulvaney said Trump is sticking with his demand for money to build a border wall with Mexico. Trump recently raised the stakes on the negotiations, threatening to shut the U.S.-Mexico border. (Dec. 28)            [Author: AP]
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Trump canceled New Year's plans because of shutdown, Mulvaney says

President Donald Trump has canceled his New Year's plans in order to remain in Washington until a deal over border wall funds is reached and the partial government shutdown ends, according to the President's incoming acting chief of staff.
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