WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Gun control activists on Monday criticized guidance issued by President Donald Trump’s administration recommending that states find that gun stores are critical businesses that can stay open during the coronavirus crisis.FILE PHOTO: A pedestrian pushes a stroller as people wait in line outside to buy supplies at the Martin B.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump’s administration on Tuesday completed a rollback of vehicle emissions standards adopted under his predecessor Barack Obama and will require 1.National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, said the plan “strikes the right balance between environmental considerations, health and safety considerations and economic considerations.
FILE PHOTO: Traffic travels along a highway next to Los Angeles, California, U.Under the Obama-era rules, automakers were to have averaged about 5% per year increases in fuel efficiency through 2026, but the industry lobbied Trump to weaken them.
FILE PHOTO: U.Senator Chuck Grassley (R-IA) speaks to reporters at the U.
President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Washington D.The executive order authorizes the U.
FILE PHOTO: Former national security adviser Michael Flynn exits a vehicle as he arrives for his sentencing hearing at U.President Donald Trump said on Sunday he is considering a full pardon for his former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, who had pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI about dealings with Russia’s ambassador before Trump took office.
“To unleash the full power of the federal government to this effort today, I am officially declaring a national emergency - two very big words,” Trump said in remarks at the White House Rose Garden, adding that the U.The latest steps came two days after Trump announced travel restrictions blocking U.
REUTERS/Jonathan ErnstHere’s how the Stafford Act works and the powers the declaration unlocks.“We have very strong emergency powers under the Stafford Act,” Trump told reporters in the Oval Office on Thursday.
Supreme Court on Wednesday handed a win to President Donald Trump by leaving in effect a policy that requires thousands of people seeking asylum at the southern border to wait in Mexico while their claims are adjudicated.FILE PHOTO: Migrants, most of them asylum seekers sent back to Mexico from the U.
President Donald Trump’s re-election campaign sued CNN for libel on Friday, over an opinion piece that said the campaign had left open the possibility of seeking Russia’s help in the 2020 election.A person familiar with the matter said CNN had yet to review the lawsuit.
3 billion funding bill to help state and local governments combat the spreading coronavirus, as public health experts outlined efforts to rapidly accelerate testing for the disease.5 million to help her state’s health department respond to the crisis.
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Facebook Inc on Thursday removed ads by President Donald Trump’s re-election campaign that asked users to fill out an “Official 2020 Congressional District Census” because the ads violate the company’s policy against misinformation on the government’s census.A Facebook ad from President Donald Trump’s re-election campaign asks users to fill out a ‘census’.
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Hoards of people are already in front of the Supreme Court for the rally in support of abortion rights.The rally is hosted by the Center for Reproductive Rights, the group that filed a lawsuit against Louisiana’s health department that became the case the Supreme Court is hearing today.
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin testifies before a Senate Finance Committee hearing on the President's FY2021 Budget on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.House of Representatives Ways and Means Committee on the Trump administration’s fiscal 2021 budget request.
REUTERS/Carlos BarriaThe campaign filed its lawsuit six days after filing a separate libel lawsuit against the New York Times, over an opinion piece it said falsely suggested a quid pro quo between Russian officials and Trump’s 2016 campaign.The campaign also objected to Waldman’s statement “who knows what sort of aid Russia and North Korea will give to the Trump campaign, now that he has invited them to offer their assistance.
Circuit Court of Appeals granted a Trump administration request to pause its ruling from earlier on Friday, to allow the government to ask the Supreme Court to take up the issue.In El Paso immigration court, Judge Nathan Herbert adjourned proceedings for the day, saying he was not sure how the ruling would affect individual cases.
It would allow him to extend in an acting capacity as director of national intelligence another staunch supporter, Richard Grenell, the U.“I am pleased to announce the nomination of @RepRattcliffe (Congressman John Ratcliffe) to be Director National Intelligence,” Trump said in the tweet.
Republican President Donald Trump has intensified his administration’s fight in recent weeks against Democratic-led “sanctuary” jurisdictions that limit cooperation with federal immigration enforcement.HOW HAS TRUMP TARGETED “SANCTUARY” JURISDICTIONS?
People protest outside the ICE immigration detention center in Adelanto, California, U.Republican President Donald Trump faces re-election in November and has made his battle against “sanctuary” jurisdictions a focus of his campaign for a second term.
S.judge on Tuesday signaled skepticism toward a bid by Roger Stone, a longtime adviser to President Donald Trump, to win a new trial based on claims that the jury forewoman was biased, even as Trump assailed her again on Twitter.