Category: Political News

Trans-Pacific Partnership

Trump Signs Executive Order to Remove US From TPP

President Donald Trump moved to pull the United States out of the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership trade pact Monday, dealing a quick blow to Barack Obama’s legacy as the new chief executive began fulfilling campaign promises in his first full week...

/ January 26, 2017

2017 Presidential Inauguration LIVE

US President-elect Donald Trump is set to be sworn into office at the 2017 inauguration ceremony, officially becoming America’s 45th president.  

/ January 20, 2017
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How Trump Changed the Presidency Before His First Day

Donald Trump enters the White House on Friday just as he entered the race for president: defiant, unfiltered, unbound by tradition, and utterly confident in his chosen course. In the 10 weeks since his surprise election as the nation’s 45th...

/ January 19, 2017
Does Russia Have Trump Under Their Control?

Does Russia Have Trump Under Their Control?

Top intelligence officials last week told President-elect Donald Trump about an unsubstantiated report that Russia had compromising personal and financial information about him, a U.S. official said Tuesday. The official spoke on the condition of anonymity because the official was...

/ January 12, 2017
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Trump’s Son-In-Law to Take Top White House Role

President-elect Donald Trump appointed his influential son-in-law Jared Kushner as a White House senior adviser Monday, putting the young real estate executive in position to exert broad sway over both domestic and foreign policy, particularly Middle East issues and trade...

/ January 10, 2017
Trump: Only 'Stupid' People Oppose Better Relationship With Russia

Trump: Only ‘Stupid’ People Oppose Better Relationship With Russia

President-elect Donald Trump said Saturday that “only ‘stupid’ people or fools” would dismiss closer ties with Russia, and he seemed unswayed after his classified briefing on an intelligence report that accused Moscow of meddling on his behalf in the election...

/ January 9, 2017
Trump Concedes Russia Likely Meddled in U.S. Election

Trump Concedes Russia Likely Meddled in U.S. Election

Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered a hidden campaign to influence America’s presidential election in favor of Donald Trump over Hillary Clinton, U.S. intelligence agencies declared Friday in the government’s first formal allegation supporting sensational claims that Trump and his supporters...

/ January 7, 2017
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Trump Sides With WikiLeaks Founder on Alleged Russian DNC Hack

President-elect Donald Trump appeared to side with controversial WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange over U.S. intelligence officials Wednesday, citing the activist’s assertion that Russia did not provide his organization with the hacked Democratic emails that roiled the 2016 election. Trump’s latest...

/ January 6, 2017
Clintons, George W. Bush to Attend Trump’s Inauguration

The Clintons, George W. Bush to Attend Trump’s Inauguration

Falling in line with tradition, Bill and Hillary Clinton plan to attend Donald Trump’s inauguration. It’s a decision that will put Hillary Clinton on the inaugural platform as her bitter rival from the 2016 campaign assumes the office she long...

/ January 5, 2017

Giuliani: Hillary “Thought She Was President”

Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani on Tuesday declared that Hillary Clinton lied to the FBI during its investigation into her handling of classified materials through a private email server. Suggesting that the former secretary of state’s explanation that...

/ September 7, 2016