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The Trump administration says it’s not pushing a tax cut for the rich. They almost certainly are. – Washington Post

Washington Post The Trump administration says it’s not pushing a tax cut for the rich. They almost certainly are.Washington PostPresident Trump’s top tax lieutenants are billing his approach as relief for the middle class, saying ordinary taxpayers would see big cuts while the rich would go on paying as much as they do now. That description, however, is sharply at ...

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Might as well jump into this: When and how can Trump pardon Michael Flynn? – Washington Post

Washington Post Might as well jump into this: When and how can Trump pardon Michael Flynn?Washington PostGiven that it is a weekday during the year 2017, there are new revelations about the extent to which former national security adviser Michael Flynn may have violated federal rules at some point prior to being appointed to the administration of …Donald Trump’s praise ...

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Dems threaten to oppose bill to prevent shutdown if health care vote happens before Saturday – CNN

CNN Dems threaten to oppose bill to prevent shutdown if health care vote happens before SaturdayCNNWashington (CNN) Congressional Democrats are saying they’ll oppose a measure to keep the government running another week if Republicans plan a health care vote between now and Saturday, Democratic aides told CNN. “If Republicans announce their …Democrats to Oppose Spending Bill if GOP Moves Against Health ...

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Ivanka Trump’s claim that for half of US families, ‘the single largest expense is child care’ – Washington Post

Washington Post Ivanka Trump’s claim that for half of US families, ‘the single largest expense is child care’Washington Post“In over half of American households, the single largest expense is child care, even exceeding the cost of housing.” — Ivanka Trump, assistant to the president, in Berlin, April 25, 2017. Ivanka Trump, the president’s daughter, has said she wants to …Trump’s ...

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Trump says no plan to pull out of NAFTA ‘at this time’ – Washington Post

Washington Post Trump says no plan to pull out of NAFTA ‘at this time’Washington PostPresident Trump told the leaders of Canada and Mexico on Wednesday that the United States would not be pulling out of the North American Free Trade Agreement “at this time,” opening the door to future negotiations on the same day that Trump was …Trump agrees ‘not to ...

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Obama Balances Civic-Minded Side With the Lure of a $400000 Speech – New York Times

New York Times Obama Balances Civic-Minded Side With the Lure of a $400000 SpeechNew York TimesFormer President Barack Obama spoke during an event at the University of Chicago on Monday. Credit Joshua Lott for The New York Times. WASHINGTON — Two post-presidential Barack Obamas emerged this week. The first was the civic-minded one, …Obama’s $400000 Wall Street Speech Is Completely In ...

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Sanctuary cities ruling: When a judge quotes Sean Spicer, it’s not a good sign for the White House – Washington Post

Washington Post Sanctuary cities ruling: When a judge quotes Sean Spicer, it’s not a good sign for the White HouseWashington PostWhen a long list of comments from President Trump, his surrogates and his spokespersons shows up in a federal court ruling, it’s fair to say it can only mean one thing: a constitutionally questionable executive order is about to get ...

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Parts of controversial US anti-missile system moved to South Korean site – CNN

CNN Parts of controversial US anti-missile system moved to South Korean siteCNNSeoul, South Korea (CNN) Parts of a US-built anti-missile system designed to mitigate the threat of North Korean missiles have been moved to the planned deployment site in South Korea as tensions with the nuclear-armed country escalate. Trucks hauling …North Korea’s Special Operations forces are numerous, mysterious and formidableWashington PostProtests ...

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Trump to propose large increase in deductions Americans can claim on their taxes – Washington Post

Washington Post Trump to propose large increase in deductions Americans can claim on their taxesWashington PostPresident Trump on Wednesday plans to call for a significant increase in the standard deduction people can claim on their tax returns, potentially putting thousands of dollars each year into the pockets of tens of millions of Americans, according to …Trump’s Tax Plan: Low Rate ...

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Trump Signals Shift on Wall Funding to Avert Government Shutdown – Bloomberg

Bloomberg Trump Signals Shift on Wall Funding to Avert Government ShutdownBloombergPresident Donald Trump may be willing to wait until September or possibly next year to secure federal funding for his controversial border wall, a shift that could make it possible for Congress to finish work on spending legislation in time to avoid a …The Spending Bill Was Supposed to Be ...

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