12:15 am || Meets with Governor Ricardo Rossello of Puerto Rico 2:30 pm || Meets with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson 7:40 pm || Participates in a gala dinner for the UN refugee agency honoring First Lady Melania Trump; Embassy of Kuwait, Washington All times Eastern Live stream of Briefing at 2:00 pm
The White House is fighting back hard against accusations that President Trump was all wrong in his phone call with the wife of one of the slain American soldiers. I don’t know I don’t know what terrible thing he could have said or what context it was said in. Trump doesn’t always not mangle his meaning when he talks. But it is impossible to imagine
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President Trump today added a verbal denial to a tweet asserting that he did not tell the grieving wife of a slain soldier that the serviceman “must have known what he signed up for.” “I didn’t say what that congresswoman said; didn’t say it all. She knows it,” Trump said during remarks to reporters before a meeting with the Senate Finance Committee at the White House.
A reporter, apparently from Fox News – MSNBC wants to make a big deal of this – asked Sen. John McCain whether his relationship with the president had deteriorated to the point that he would block anything that comes down from the White House. McCain was furious. “Why would you say something that stupid? Why would you ask something that dumb?” Well, a couple of
So here we are nine months into President Trump’s administration, and we still have him speaking fluently in the language of conservatism. Trump spoke Tuesday evening at the Heritage Foundation in Washington: You understand that human progress must be built upon a firm foundation of timeless truth. These truths are immortalized in our founding documents, and the most important truth our Founders understood was this: