The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local): 2:25 p.m. President Donald Trump is seeking to assure farmers that they will still be able to get the help they
Donald Trump won’t budge on reopening the government, as he continues to hold federal employees’ livelihoods hostage over funding for his border wall.
According to CNN, Trump called the meeting with Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer a “total waste of time.”
Trump was asked by Schumer: “Why won’t you open the government and stop hurting people?”
Trump responded, “Because then you won’t give me what I want.”
CNN reports Trump walked out of discussions to end a partial government shutdown, now in...
President Trump is playing with the idea of declaring a national emergency to build a border fence despite congressional opposition. It’s a very bad idea. The declaration would make an end run around Congress’ power of the purse and create another instance of “pen-and-phone” governance, which isn’t how our system is meant to work. And