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The Trump administration is ending funding for Syria stabilization projects as it moves to extricate the U.S. from the conflict, citing increased contributions from anti-Islamic State coalition partners. The State Department said it had notified Congress on Friday that it would not spend some $230 million that had been planned for Syria... [Read More]
The Trump administration is cutting money it was going to spend aiding the people of Raqqa — a Syrian city that still has many areas in rubble after the fight to push out ISIS. [Read More]
The National Taxpayers Union is urging the Trump administration to livestream its six days of trade hearings set to start next week.The NTU sent a letter to U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer arguing that... [Read More]
He's in charge of the Trump administration's Iran policy moving forward. [Read More]
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Hundreds of parents failed screening interviews for asylum while they were separated and traumatized. Now, dozens of them want a second chance to make their case. A group of parents who failed their initial asylum interviews while they were separated from their children under the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" policy this spring and have been given deportation orders are now suing the Trump administration to give them another chance. The 38 parents, represented by Muslim Advocates, Eversheds Sutherland LLP, and the Legal Aid Justice Center, filed the case Dora v. Sessions Friday in the DC federal district. All of... [Read More]
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The Trump administration is exploring how it can keep more than $3 billion in foreign aid from being spent, but the leaders of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee say they'll fight to keep the assistance to other countries in place. What's the deal? In early August, the Office of Management and Budget asked the State Department and the U.S. Agency for International Development to provide a breakdown of foreign aid projects that had already been approved by Congress but not yet funded. OMB chief Mick Mulvaney is reportedly behind the move, which would largely entail... [Read More]
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USA-COURT/CHEMICALS-SAFETY (PIX):U.S. court orders Trump administration to enforce chemical safety rule... [Read More]
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Campaign Action Undeterred by the law or anything resembling human decency, the Trump administration is readying a new round of Medicaid waivers that will mean tens of thousands of people could be dropped off coverage. They're adding drug use... [Read More]
Ben Carson wants to repeal a rule aimed at reducing housing discrimination, the Trump administration plans to sell protected land, and women are gearing up for a fight for their reproductive rights. [Read More]
Weeks after a federal judge ordered the Trump administration to bring families separated at the border back together, an El Salvadoran woman has filed a federal lawsuit in Washington asking to be reunited with her infant daughter who needs to be breastfed. [Read More]
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The Trump administration announced a fair housing discrimination complaint against social media giant Facebook on Friday, saying the way the company targets ads can be used to screen out people based on race, sex or other protected categories. The complaint goes to the heart of Facebook's business model, which depends ... [Read More]
The Trump administration is split over the China trade war, so don't put stock in reports of a potential armistice meeting between President Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping. [Read More]
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A company owned by Elon Musk that is trying to lower the cost of building high-speed transit tunnels has asked the Trump administration to exempt it from tariffs for some Chinese-made tunnel boring machine components, warning the tariffs could significantly delay a planned tunnel between New York and Washington. [Read More]
COURT TOSSES EPA'S DELAY OF OBAMA CHEMICAL PLANT RULE: A federal court Friday threw out the Trump administration's attempt to delay a chemical plant safety regulation written by the Obama administra... [Read More]
The Trump administration issued a directive earlier this month that critics argue will allow federal contractors to assert their right to a religious exemption from LGBT discrimination charges.... [Read More]
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The U.S. and Mexico are resolving their differences on agricultural products covered under NAFTA after the Trump administration withdrew some of its sweeping demands, bringing the nations closer to an overall deal, according to five people familiar with the discussions. American negotiators dropped their demand in the last week to erect barriers against seasonal imports of a wide variety of Mexican farm goods, according to the people, who asked not to be named discussing private negotiations. Two of them said the countries may agree to narrower restrictions on some Mexican produce, such as tomatoes. [Read More]
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We've watched Donald Trump spend the last week having a meltdown on Twitter about Omarosa Manigualt-Newman spilling the tea about her experience as an employee in the Trump administration. In all the drama, it's easy to forget that she had an actual... [Read More]
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Russia has filed a formal complaint with the Trump administration in response to U.S. authorities seizing several of its diplomatic missions and consulates, including facilities in four states and D.C., Moscow said Friday. "In the face of the United States of America's continuing gross violation of the norms of international ... [Read More]
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Who will step in if the Trump administration pursues a retreat on federal housing policy? [Read More]
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The Trump administration is sanctioning four Myanmar military officials and two military units for the ethnic cleansing of Rohingya, a Muslim-majority ethnic group. [Read More]
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